Leadership, Ethics, and Trust

The City of Vernon Shows the Value of Cooperation and Understanding

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"Life is short. Work somewhere awesome."

This phrase has become a tag line for the City of Vernon, British Columbia’s talent acquisition and retention efforts. It’s not just a catchy gimmick, though. City leaders embrace this philosophy and have cultivated a collaborative culture to not only ensure that all employees feel valued but also ensure that citizens are receiving the best service.

In this feature on the City's culture, Katie Ludwig interviews Raeleen Manjak, Debra Law, and Larissa Fitchett.