In Mechalchuk v. Galaxy Motors, the Supreme Court of BC ruled that Galaxy Motors, an automotive retail company, had a valid reason to fire a senior employee who claimed personal meal expenses as business expenses. The accumulation of expenses in dispute totaled approximately $250 CAD.
The recent viral TikTok video of Brittany Pietsch, a former account executive at Cloudfare terminated on Zoom by 2 HR professionals has sparked outcry about HR practices. But it's never that simple. Here's an HR perspective.
The holidays are just around the corner, as is performance review season for many organizations. For those who would rather eat a bowl of glass than conduct a review, may I suggest the simplest performance review form - ever.
Does a Canadian employer, such as Moxies, have the right to discipline or fire you for your on or off-duty conduct and social media posts related to the current Hamas-Israel conflict? The answer is, it depends.