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Will the weak first quarter be followed by a bounce back?
The Conference Board, Inc. | 8 pages | May 2015 | by Kenneth Goldstein, Eliza Winger
This quarterly economic forecast provides highlights of the Provincial Outlook report, which presents the short-term outlook for Canada's provinces.
The Conference Board of Canada | 18 pages | May 2015 | by Marie-Christine Bernard
Hidden under Saskatchewan’s robust economy is weak performance in innovation and productivity. This report presents evidence and analyses of ways to improve the province’s performance.
The Conference Board of Canada | 104 pages | May 2015 | by Peter W.B. Phillips, Ebrahim Hassanpour, Mohammad Emdad Ullah Mian, Heemel Dutta, Sheryar Nasir, Nancy Carlson, Lokpriy  
Using a proprietary High-Performance Organization Framework, this report provides an overview of the management practices of Canadian crown corporations and explores their relevance, benefit, and value...
The Conference Board of Canada | 120 pages | May 2015 | by Erica Bernstein, Donna Burnett Vachon, Simon Cotsman, Ian Cullwick, Colin Hall
Utilisant un cadre exclusif de fonctionnement des organisations très performantes, ce rapport étudie les pratiques de gestion des sociétés d'État canadiennes et ce que celles-ci apportent à notre économie.
Le Conference Board du Canada | 138 pages | May 2015 | by Erica Bernstein, Donna Burnett Vachon, Simon Cotsman, Ian Cullwick, Colin Hall
La solidité de l'économie de la Saskatchewan masque la faiblesse de son rendement en matière d'innovation et de productivité. Le rapport présente les faits et analyse différentes façons d'améliorer le...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 108 pages | May 2015 | by Lokpriy  , Nancy Carlson, Heemel Dutta, Ebrahim Hassanpour, Mohammad Emdad Ullah Mian, Sheryar Nasir, Peter W.B. Phillips
Over the past five years, boards have been approached by investors to discuss key organizational decisions such as executive and director compensation, board nominations, executive succession, and adopting...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | May 2015
As Canada’s population ages, services for seniors are becoming more important to provide, and more challenging to deliver. Compared with the overall Canadian population, seniors are more frequent users...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | May 2015 | by Philip Astles
Anyone grappling with back office operations strategy—or wanting to “think differently”—should view this recorded webcast.
The Conference Board, Inc. | Recorded Webinar | May 2015
Although often overlooked or misunderstood, developing an effective enterprise culture is essential to achieving high performance. Effective enterprise cultures engage and empower employees, resulting...
The Conference Board, Inc. | Recorded Webinar | May 2015
Never has the need for providing proactive employee communications been greater. New technologies and ever-changing ways of working all drive the need to get information around your business more effectively...
The Conference Board, Inc. | Recorded Webinar | May 2015
What does the latest brain research say about the way women and men lead?
The Conference Board, Inc. | Recorded Webinar | May 2015
Every leader has led significant change in his or her organization. Unfortunately, most leaders admit that successful organization transformation results are difficult to achieve. While numerous factors...
The Conference Board, Inc. | Recorded Webinar | May 2015
Men overwhelmingly hold leadership positions within the corporate landscape, and they held more than 80 percent of board director seats in the S&P 500 in 2014. As such, they have a powerful...
The Conference Board, Inc. | Recorded Webinar | May 2015
Are you letting the good ones get away? For many companies the prevailing attitude is that lower employee turnover is always better, but some amount of turnover is unavoidable and can actually be healthy...
The Conference Board, Inc. | Recorded Webinar | May 2015
This session features Dr. Moira McPherson, Provost and Vice-President Academic and Ms. Barbara Eccles, Senior Advisor to the President and Legal Counsel, Lakehead University. This webinar connects areas...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | May 2015
Hear how The Brink’s Company, a $3.8 billion global leader in the secure logistics and solutions industry, is transforming culture and reigniting growth with a strategic approach to the assessment,...
The Conference Board, Inc. | Recorded Webinar | May 2015
The future of attracting, developing and retaining any organization’s key talent starts with its ability to understand its data. This data takes many forms and functions including what skills our...
The Conference Board, Inc. | Recorded Webinar | May 2015
Good knowledge management (KM) and innovation are strongly connected. Drawing on a literature review and interviews with innovative organizations, this briefing identifies and explores KM best practices.
The Conference Board of Canada | 32 pages | May 2015 | by Sarah Dimick
La bonne gestion du savoir et l’innovation sont intimement liées. Cette note d’information utilise une étude documentaire et des entrevues auprès d’organisations innovatrices pour recenser et analyser...
The Conference Board of Canada | 38 pages | May 2015 | by Sarah Dimick