Economics 

Canadian Economic Month at a Glance Report
The economy is experiencing some of the strongest growth since before the financial crisis.

NAFTA and the Digital Economy Blog
The NAFTA talks provide an opportunity to address and assert Canada’s needs.

Index of Business Confidence Report
Optimism about investment spending and financial conditions is at its highest level in two years.

Labour Force Survey: August 2017 Insights
Employment increase continues string of good economic news. (September 8, 2017)

Organizational Performance 

Call for Participants Survey
Do you have a PhD? If so, we want to hear from you in this quick survey.

Compensation Planning Outlook: Preview Report
The average pay increase for non-unionized workers is projected to be 2.4 per cent.

Rethinking Public Sector HR Briefing
Organizations need to refresh their brand to be more attractive to millennials and Gen Z’s.

Skills for Future Success Blog
Insights from the Expert Panel on Youth Employment.

Public Policy

Our Land, Our Future Event
Join us for the National Summit on Indigenous Youth and Natural Resource Development.

Expanding the Victim Definition Blog
Broadening the definition of victims of terrorism could help build resilience.

Proposed Business Tax Changes blog
The proposed tax changes will likely create unintended fallout for family businesses.

Energy Efficiency in Canada Report
Increasing energy efficiency could reduce energy demand by 15 per cent by 2035.

Interview

Craig Alexander being interviewed

Craig Alexander discusses the Bank of Canada’s interest rate hike, financial market reaction, and more in this interview with CTV’s Power Play. (September 6)

Newsletter

Compass

The September Insights newsletter is now available. Read the economic outlook for the territories, how Canada can reduce its energy consumption, and more. (September 6)

Interview

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Louis Thériault discusses the significant investment required to reach Canada’s GHG emissions reduction target in this interview with BNN. (September 6)


Data

Employment, Canada
Aug 2017, CANSIM
22,000

Leading Indicator of Industry Profitability
Aug 2017, CBoC
0.26

Consumer Confidence
Aug 2017, CBoC
8.1

Leadership Development

The Directors College
Canada’s gold standard in board director education, leading to a McMaster University designation.

The Niagara Institute
High-impact leadership development solutions for individuals, teams, and organizations.

Courses and Workshops

Delivering first class learning opportunities such as courses and workshops for business and government professionals to develop new skills, improve their job performance, and advance their careers.

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