The economic benefits of the oil sands outside of Alberta are significant and resistance to the development of oil transportation infrastructure is reducing current and potential future gains.
Economic growth in Canada is expected to pick up over the next two years thanks to exports.
Despite some challenges, private equity rated well with company owners as a source of capital.
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Are Small Firms Ready for the World?
Fast-growth markets can be challenging if companies are not well prepared.
Help wanted Index
Employment will continue to trend upward in the coming months, but at a moderate pace.
The global economy is slowly becoming hooked on monetary morphine.
The Secret Sauce
Innovative organizational culture needs to be directly managed if companies want to improve their innovation performance.
Skills and PSE
Kenney announces government support for Conference Board’s Centre for Skills and Post-Secondary Education.
Smoking Cessation and the Workplace
Smokers cost their employers more than $4,000 each per year.
Using Security Metrics Effectively
Developing security metrics also takes time and effort.
Driving Innovation by Embracing Risk
Do truly innovative firms serve their customers—or create new consumers?
Canada’s Northern Marine Waters
Canada’s North is on the cusp of a delicate economic boom.
ERM Lessons Learned
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Public Sector HR 2014: Performance, Productivity, and Transformation
Feb 5-6 |
3rd Canadian Food Summit 2014: From Strategy to Action
Mar 18-19 |
Alberta Business Outlook Webinar
Dec 05 at 1:00 PM
Corporate-Aboriginal Relations: Building Mutually Beneficial Partnerships
Dec 06 at 1:00 PM
The Sustainable Pay Webinar
Dec 09 at 1:00 PM
Centre for Food in Canada
Food impacts Canadians in an extraordinary range of ways. It affects our lives, our health, our jobs, and our economy.
Centre for Business Innovation
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Global Commerce Centre
The Centre helps leaders respond effectively to the rapidly changing global business operating environment.
How Canada Performs
A Report Card on Canada—Assesses Canada’s quality of life compared to that of its peer countries.
Canadian Alliance for Sustainable Health Care
This Centre will provide insightful, forward-looking, quantitative analysis of the sustainability of the health-care system.
This initiative actively engages renowned scholars in Conference Board advanced research programs.
Centre for the North
This Centre will provide insights into how Canada can best address the enormous challenges and opportunities in the North.
This Institute is a multi-year initiative that will focus exclusively on issues relevant to Saskatchewan.
Centre for Skills and Post-Secondary Education
The centre is a multi-year initiative to address the advanced skills and education challenges facing Canada today.
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