Economics 

Electric Utilities Industry Outlook Report
Improved economic performance will boost electricity demand.

Canadian Economic Month at a Glance Report
This month’s results are mixed, but overall the Canadian economy is performing well.

5G Network—The Future is Here! Blog
5G will likely mark the next phase of robust growth for the Canadian telecom industry.

Electricity Buzz in Canada Blog
The electric utilities industry contributed close to $30 billion to Canada’s GDP in 2016.

Organizational Performance 

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

Accommodating Employees With Mental Illness Webinar
Learn key strategies for accommodating employees with mental health issues.

Balancing Work and Eldercare Report
Organizations have a role to play in helping employees balance work and eldercare obligations.

New to the Workforce Infographic
Show how employers help bridge school-to-work transition.

Public Policy

Green Trade and Value Chains Briefing
Defining the opportunities for Canadian green exports and value chains.

The Growing Threat of Fake News Blog
Reasons why we should be concerned by the fake news phenomenon.

Social Outcomes in the Territories Report
This report helps explain why the territories fall behind the country on many social outcomes.

Consequences of Trump Disruption Blog
The inevitable unintended consequences of the Trump election are becoming clearer.

Video

Brent Dowdall speaking

Brent Dowdall discusses key priorities for Canada in the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement including reducing barriers to the mobility of business people.

Interview

Craig Alexander speaking

Craig Alexander joins CBC’s On the Money to discuss declining Canadian home sales and the impact of rising interest rates and government policies aimed at cooling Canada’s hot real estate markets. (August 15)

Graphic

CIOS graphic

The latest Canadian Industrial Outlook: Telecommunications examines the short-and medium-term economic and profitability outlook for Canada’s telecommunications industry. (August 10)


Data

Employment, Canada
Jul 2017, CANSIM
11,000

Consumer Confidence
Jul 2017, CBoC
2.1

Leading Indicator of Industry Profitability
Jul 2017, CBoC
0.3

Leadership Development

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

The Niagara Institute
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