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This report identifies and analyzes effective strategies, tools, and approaches that firms can use to develop and leverage their innovation talent.
The Conference Board of Canada | 85 pages | May 2015 | by Jessica Edge, Cameron MacLaine
Ce rapport recense et analyse des stratégies, outils et méthodes que les entreprises peuvent utiliser pour développer et exploiter leur talent d’innovation.Cette publication comprend un résumé en français,...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 90 pages | May 2015 | by Jessica Edge, Cameron MacLaine
The majority of Canadians are inactive and sedentary most of the time. This briefing outlines the criteria that decision-makers can use when planning strategies and programs to promote physical activity...
The Conference Board of Canada | 42 pages | May 2015 | by John C. Spence, Thy Dinh
La majorité des Canadiens sont inactifs et sédentaires. Ce document décrit les critères pouvant servir à planifier des stratégies et programmes qui encourageront l’activité physique et dissuaderont la...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 46 pages | May 2015 | by John C. Spence, Thy Dinh
Canada’s provinces already have a head start in implementing policies to put a price on carbon, andprovincially-customized carbon pricing policies present a practical way to make national progress on lowering...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | May 2015 | by Glen Hodgson
Over the last century and a half, we have moved from the industrial age to an era where finance, operations, customer service, marketing, and technology have all radically changed. The way work is done...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | May 2015
This triannual journal presents original articles by global thinkers and practitioners on risk management and corporate governance. Authors express opinions and insights about the world of risk and provide...
The Conference Board of Canada | 22 pages | May 2015
The Conference Board of Canada’s Help-Wanted Index is an indicator of the number of new jobs advertised online. Our empirical analysis has shown that variations in the number of jobs posted online are...
The Conference Board of Canada | 3 pages | May 2015 | by Julie Adès, Alan Arcand
As recent research from the Conference Board has shown, the long-term viability of Canada’s health system is in jeopardy. And as the struggle to fairly distribute resources continues, many healthcare organizations...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | April 2015
The drop in oil prices has had far reaching effects on Canadian businesses and consumers alike. With the Canadian dollar in decline, and disposable income impacted in some parts of the country, many Canadian...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | April 2015 | by Greg Hermus
Information and communication technology now enables firms to collect detailed and potentially intrusive data about their customers both easily and cheaply. This means that privacy concerns are no longer...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | April 2015
Ce document résume les résultats des recherches menées pendant cinq ans par le Centre pour le Nord et analyse les trois priorités sur lesquelles il faut se pencher.Cette publication comprend un résumé...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 77 pages | April 2015 | by Natalie Brender, Brent Dowdall, Adam Fiser, Anja Jeffrey
This five-year review of Canada’s Centre for the North summarizes its half-decade of research on Canada’s North and provides an analysis of three priority items to be addressed.
The Conference Board of Canada | 72 pages | April 2015 | by Natalie Brender, Adam Fiser, Anja Jeffrey, Brent Dowdall
Find out how to redesign board and director evaluations as a constructive performance management tool that helps good boards become great and great boards stay that way.
The Conference Board of Canada | 40 pages | April 2015 | by Beverly Behan
Does shale gas change everything? Will its development lead to U.S. energy independence and decades of cheap energy for America? While shale gas is undoubtedly an important energy source, its significance...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | April 2015
The collapse in oil prices in late 2014 has been the single most important new factor in the Conference Board’s revised national and provincial forecasts. In our view, Canadian growth will be sharply slower...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | April 2015 | by Glen Hodgson
This quarterly economic forecast provides highlights of the Canadian Outlook report, which presents the short-term national outlook.
The Conference Board of Canada | 94 pages | April 2015
Ce résumé trimestriel reproduit, dans ses grandes lignes, la Note de conjoncture canadienne qui donne les perspectives économiques à court terme pour l’ensemble du Canada.
Le Conference Board du Canada | 16 pages | April 2015 | by Matthew Stewart
Provinces across Canada are taking a hard look at their respective employment laws. Recent amendments, brought in by the Stronger Workplaces for a Stronger Economy Act, 2014, made several changes to employment...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | April 2015
Urbanization and globalization continue to pressure infrastructure needs and change our environment. Experts predict that by 2025, the world's top 600 cities will have more than 2 billion inhabitants and...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | April 2015