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Three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk

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Why are employers facing age challenges?

Why are employers facing age challenges? There are many reasons, the main one being that all provinces and territories in Canada have abolished mandatory retirement at age 65. Therefore…

Mood disorders serious interference with job performance

The Canadian Human Rights Commission recently released a report “Mental Health and Equality Rights: Mood Disorders” that examines statistics on how Canadian adults who stated having mood disorders fare in terms of employment…

Unauthorized deductions could lead to constructive dismissal

A recent decision of the British Columbia Supreme Court addresses the issue of unauthorized deductions and sends a message to employers that these deductions may not only violate employment standards legislation, but may also be considered a constructive dismissal.


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Yosie Saint-Cyr, LL.B. Managing Editor

Managing Editor at First Reference Inc.
Yosie Saint-Cyr, LL.B., is a trained lawyer called to the Quebec bar in 1988 and is still a member in good standing. She practiced business, employment and labour law until 1999. For over 18 years, Yosie has been the Managing Editor of the following publications, Human Resources Advisor, Human Resources PolicyPro, HRinfodesk and Accessibility Standards PolicyPro from First Reference. Yosie is one of Canada’s best known and most respected HR authors, with an extensive background in employment and labour across the country. Read more
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