About Gobinder Gill

Futurist in Diverse Workforce. Assisting businesses how to Recurit, Retain and Inspire staff for productivity and profits. And focusing on Cultural Awareness Training. Recently publisihed a book called, "Achieving Prosperity through Diversity" now available at the Amazon and Chapters

Don Cherry Fired

  Why do high profile media personalities like Don Cherry make inappropriate comments towards immigrants regarding world war issues without knowing the facts? Is it ego, or perhaps just lack of understanding. Whatever the reason, it is unacceptable in 2019. During Hockey Night In Canada broadcast he said, "You people love, that come here, whatever [...]

By |2019-11-12T17:20:29-08:00November 12th, 2019|Businesses, Organization, Recent Immigrants|Comments Off on Don Cherry Fired

Who is a True Canadian?

Who is a true Canadian? Is it Justin Beaver? Or is it Celine Dion? Perhaps it is Margaret Atwood or Aubrey Drake Graham? Recently an elderly man came up to Jagmit Singh, leader of the New Democratic Party, suggesting him to cut off his turban so he can look more like a Canadian. "In Rome, [...]

By |2019-10-18T10:12:56-07:00October 18th, 2019|Businesses, Recent Immigrants|Comments Off on Who is a True Canadian?

PM Justin Trudeau Darkening His Face: A Bad Judgement Call

  As the Canadian election heats up and so comes out the past objectionable images of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Trudeau’s 2001 picture of him darkening his face has made international headlines. Not only his rivals from political parties, but as well as others have labelled him from being as a racist to a fraud. [...]

By |2019-09-23T13:58:37-07:00September 23rd, 2019|Businesses, Motivational|Comments Off on PM Justin Trudeau Darkening His Face: A Bad Judgement Call

A Diverse Workforce Makes Economic Sense

In recent years, many organizations have tried to reflect the changing society by hiring a multicultural workforce because it is not only a right thing to do, but more importantly it makes economic sense. I recall many years ago working at this one radio station where they were somewhat forced by the CRTC (Canadian Radio-Television [...]

By |2019-09-02T19:27:52-07:00September 2nd, 2019|Businesses, Employement, Organization|Comments Off on A Diverse Workforce Makes Economic Sense

Interviewing

    This is the third and final segment from Vervoe, a publication that covers various issues such as flexible working, branding, automation, how-tos and tips on interview scripts, tests and more. Verve helps organizations such as Uber to assess a candidate’s accomplishments and style in order to get to the right hiring choice.  This article [...]

By |2019-06-21T10:34:10-07:00June 21st, 2019|Businesses, Employement, Organization, Recent Immigrants|Comments Off on Interviewing

Pre-employment assessment: what is it?

The segment this week discusses: Pre-employment assessment: what is it? Pre-employment assessment: does personality change? And what does this all mean? This article is from Vervoe, a publication that covers various issues such as flexible working, branding, automation, how-tos and tips on interview scripts, tests and more. Verve helps organizations such as Uber to assess [...]

By |2019-06-18T15:09:51-07:00June 14th, 2019|Businesses, Employement, Organization|Comments Off on Pre-employment assessment: what is it?

Pre-employment assessment, skill testing and interviewing:

In the coming weeks I will be posting a number of segments from Vervoe, a publication that covers various issues such as flexible working, branding, automation, how-tos and tips on interview scripts, tests and more. Verve helps organizations such as Uber to assess a candidate’s accomplishments and style in order to get to the right [...]

By |2019-06-18T15:10:57-07:00June 5th, 2019|Businesses, Employement, Organization, Recent Immigrants|Comments Off on Pre-employment assessment, skill testing and interviewing:

North Hollywood Slow to Embrace Diversity

After a sabbatical leave, I recently got back on a part time basis into the film industry not as an actor, but behind the scenes in Vancouver known as North Hollywood which employs close to 90,000 Canadians. I quickly realized that diversity is still lacking in North Hollywood, which is the third largest film hub [...]

By |2019-04-16T18:04:33-07:00April 16th, 2019|Businesses, Employement, Organization|Comments Off on North Hollywood Slow to Embrace Diversity

To Make Diversity Training More Effective: Practice Daily

  Organizations offering diversity and inclusion training once or twice a year is a great start. Such training allows the staff to have greater understanding and appreciation of different cultures which ultimately reduces prejudice, discrimination and creates greater cultural harmony. However, one of the main reasons why diversity training is not always successful is because [...]

By |2019-03-03T20:13:08-08:00March 3rd, 2019|Businesses, Motivational, Organization|Comments Off on To Make Diversity Training More Effective: Practice Daily

What Makes Employees Happy?

Around the world, there are close to three billion people in the workforce, but only 40 percent of them reported being satisfied. These numbers are alarming because when the workforce is not happy then productivity and profits plummet by almost 50 percent, according to the global research and analytics firm. Now, since many organizations have [...]

By |2019-02-12T19:04:01-08:00February 12th, 2019|Businesses, Employement|Comments Off on What Makes Employees Happy?