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Candidly Speaking

AIM is pleased to present interactive workshops on diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The Candidly Speaking series features expert opinions and analysis on challenges encountered by employers, job applicants and employees. To date we have featured a variety of topics including: Effective Interviewing, Return to Work, Innovation in Accommodation and Mental Health in the Workplace. More workshops are on the way – stay tuned!

Candidly Speaking 7: Ability, Aspiration and Leadership

Ability, Aspiration and Leadership Explored in 7th Candidly Speaking Event A capacity audience attended the seventh AIM Candidly Speaking event at the Shangri-La Hotel Vancouver on October 22, 2015 to…

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Candidly Speaking 6: Workplace Mental Health – The Whole Story

February 12, 2015 – Vancity Trillium Room, 369 Terminal Avenue, Vancouver A diverse group of employers, individuals with disabilities and service providers gathered on February 12, 2015 to discuss the…

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Candidly Speaking: Innovation in Accommodation

INNOVATION IN ACCOMMODATION The use of the “spellcheck” and “grammar check” within a Word document is a form of assistive technology, said Bruce Mesman, Technology Coordinator at Assistive Technology BC…

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Candidly Speaking: Navigating the Waters of Return to Work

STAYING AFLOAT WHEN NAVIGATING THE WATERS On June 12th, 2013 AIM hosted its 4th Candidly Speaking workshop, “Navigating the Waters of Return to Work”, focusing on the process of return…

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Candidly Speaking: ‘A Second Glance’ at the Art of Interviewing

DEMONSTRATING EFFECTIVE INTERVIEWING SKILLS Comments such as these, “our company is starting to do this…” or “it is one of our objectives to… “ were made at the start of…

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Candidly Speaking: How Does it Work?

CANDID DISCUSSIONS ABOUT “HOW DOES IT WORK?” ENERGIZES THE ROOM Over 60 participants attended the 2nd workshop in the AIM “Candidly Speaking” series: “How Does it Work?” on Wednesday June…

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Candidly Speaking: A Collaborative Approach to Disability in the Workplace

“CANDIDLY SPEAKING ” FUELS A GREAT DISCUSSION The Conference Room on the 29th Floor of the TD Canada Trust tower in downtown Vancouver was full to capacity as AIM hosted…

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