Posts tagged YVR
Disrupt HR YVR 2019

As the sun set brilliantly over Vancouver on Thursday night, I was at Science World with hundreds of other HR enthusiasts and professionals at Disrupt HR YVR. The event included Pecha Kucha style presentations focused on mindfulness, leadership and the environment. Talent Advisor for the Vancouver Airport Authority, Emma Bradford, made one of my favourite statements: "I know you hate lunchtime yoga - I do too."

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Relaxed Performance of La Cenerentola (Cinderella): The Playhouse, Thurs May 2nd, 12:30pm

There are so many opportunities to modify the experience of live performances and events to make them accessible for all members of the public. However, the biggest takeaway I'll carry with me from the CAN training session was that oftentimes modifications aren't required. Rather, it's important to plan events anticipating and acknowledging the impact that certain sounds, signs and actions may have on others.

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