How well is the public sector meeting the needs of Northerners—and of Canada?
Business practices are more important than public policy in driving innovation.
With the release of adjusted Labour Force Survey data by Statistics Canada, July’s employment numbers—now revised upward by nearly 42,000 jobs—were not nearly as disappointing as originally stated.
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Read about the business benefits of accessible workplaces, the sustainability of Canada’s health care system, the Better Workplace Conference, and more in the August edition of our newsletter.
Metropolitan Housing Starts
More positive expectations for August.
Alberta Fiscal Snapshot
After six years in the red, Alberta is expected to balance its books in 2014–15.
European Football Unfairness
Lessons for North American pro sports leagues and franchises.
Employers Missing Out
Skilled workers with disabilities are a talent pool often overlooked by employers.
Is It Possible to Change a Knowledge Management Culture Without Addressing Organizational Culture?
Culture beats strategy.
Is There a Generation Gap in Innovation?
The technology-adoption generation gap is a challenge for innovation.
Canada needs to take a much broader view of northern security and sovereignty.
Crowd-Sourcing Fuel Availability During Hurricane Sandy
The story of GasBuddy.
PTSD and First Responders
Increased post-traumatic stress disorder education and prevention among first responders needed.
HR West 2014: The Next Generation of HR
Sep 30-Oct 2 |
Intergovernmental Forum on Risk Management 2014
Oct 1-2 |
HR 2014: The Next Generation of HR
Oct 6-7 |
Health Care Sustainability: More Than a Fiscal Matter
Aug 28 at 2:00 PM
Current Practices in Job Evaluation and Classification
Sep 03 at 2:00 PM
2014 Canadian Directors’ Compensation Practices Webinar
Sep 04 at 2:00 PM
How Canada Performs
A Report Card on Canada—Assesses Canada’s quality of life compared to that of its peer countries.
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
This Centre is a five-year initiative to help bring about major improvements in firm-level business innovation in Canada.
L’Institut du Québec
Est le fruit d’un partenariat entre le Conference Board du Canada et HEC Montréal visant à fournir au Québec des solutions novatrices.
Canadian Alliance for Sustainable Health Care
This Centre will provide insightful, forward-looking, quantitative analysis of the sustainability of the health-care system.
Global Commerce Centre
The Centre helps leaders respond effectively to the rapidly changing global business operating environment.
Centre for the North
This Centre is part of the Northern and Aboriginal policy group that provides insights and research into Northern and Aboriginal challenges and issues.
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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