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A picture of Kookai Chaimahawong, smiling, against an orange background.

Young workers are nimble, connected, and redefining employment relationships on their terms.

An artificially intelligent floor-cleaning robot at work on UBC’s Vancouver campus.
Leveraging their uniquely human qualities will give workers the edge in a high-tech future.
A drawing of coins with dollar signs coming out the back of a car as it drives along a street.
A UBC film prof's new documentary offers a glimpse into a dystopian digital economy.
John Helliwell smiling, with his arms outstretched, with sketches of flowers over the image.

COVID necessitated a switch to virtual work for millions. How has this affected well-being?

Apothékary founder Shizu Okusa

From Wall Street to wellness, a UBC alum takes on challenges with an innovative approach.

Ratana and Arran Stephens of Nature's Path

A groundbreaking Vancouver couple helped nurture vegetarian and organic markets in Canada.

Black woman leading business meeting

A UBC study finds stereotypes about Black women create disadvantages in the workplace.

Entrepreneur Mike Quinn with a top Zoona agent in Malawi

UBC alum and entrepreneur Mike Quinn discovers how to draw strength from messing up.

Billy Lan and Tony Liu, smiling.

Two UBC Sauder grads created a platform to connect hourly workers with hiring managers.

Felicia Chan and Bahar Moussavi, laughing.

Three UBC students launched a non-profit to help neurodiverse youth in computer sciences.