Contents | January 2013
What's in Store for 2013?
Secure in the knowledge that the world wouldn't end last month, we explored what the year ahead will bring to B.C.'s economy and workforce. With reader survey results and expert testimony – not to mention design upgrades you'll be seeing more of in BCBusiness this year – check out the definitive guide to the issues that will matter to you and your business over the next 12 months.
by Tom Gierasimczuk and Day Helesic
Changing of The Guard
Metro Vancouver is in charge of water supply, recycling, regional growth strategy and many more of the Lower Mainland's life-support systems. It's also gearing up to spend $636 million taxpayer dollars this year, led by a new boss. Meet Carol Mason, the new, unassuming leader behind this unelected government entity.
by Richard Littlemore
Profile: Brenda Leong
Why provincial startups owe the B.C. Securities Commission CEO.
by David Jordan
Round Table: Mental Illness in the Workplace
Long-term disability due to mental illness is on the rise. Is your business equipped to deal with it?
Keep the Holiday Dollars Flowing In Cashing in on the Chinese New Year
Sweat Equity Earn while you burn
Where's the Pork? Bringin' home the bacon
Inquiring Minds What resolution have you kept?
Need to Know How to Quit With Class
Crossroads John Jacobson, president, B.C. Innovation Council
Lunch with Lucy Lucy lunches with Vancouver city planning director Brian Jackson