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It’s not enough to be physically active. Limiting the number of waking hours spent in a sedentary state is also important. This briefing—the first in the research series “Moving Ahead: Healthy Active Living...
The Conference Board of Canada | 40 pages | October 2014 | by Fares Bounajm, Thy Dinh, Louis Theriault
Il ne suffit pas d’avoir une activité physique. Il faut aussi être moins sédentaire. Selon cette note d’information —première d’une série intitulée « Moving Ahead : Healthy Active Living in Canada » —...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 42 pages | October 2014 | by Fares Bounajm, Thy Dinh, Louis Theriault
This quarterly examination of the short-term economic outlook for the world's major economies also contains an in-depth analysis of a number of issues that are relevant for understanding world economic...
The Conference Board of Canada | 11 pages | October 2014 | by Kip Beckman
The monthly Index of Consumer Confidence is constructed from responses to four attitudinal questions posed to a random sample of Canadian households.
The Conference Board of Canada | Website | October 2014 | by Todd A. Crawford
Cet exposé est le premier d’une série d’exposés visant à identifier des interventions rentables, évolutives et durables pour promouvoir un mode de vie sain et actif au Canada.
Le Conference Board du Canada | 34 pages | October 2014 | by Thy Dinh
This quarterly report focuses on the latest economic developments in the U.S. economy, tracking trends in labour, consumer, energy and housing markets, and examining industries and regions. Monetary and...
The Conference Board of Canada | 12 pages | October 2014 | by Kip Beckman
This quarterly survey reflects the opinions of Canada's top forecasting organizations and their outlook for the Canadian economy.
The Conference Board of Canada | Website | October 2014 | by Kip Beckman
This quarterly economic forecast provides highlights of the Canadian Outlook report, which presents the short-term national outlook.
The Conference Board of Canada | 11 pages | October 2014 | by Matthew Stewart
This 60-minute recorded webinar featuring Danielle Goldfarb, Associate Director of the Conference Board's Global Commerce Centre, provides a robust analysis of the experience of over 9,000 Canadian companies...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | October 2014 | by Danielle Goldfarb
A review of Lean in Canadian health care shows that—although Lean is effective in addressing clinical, operational, and experiential value—its application to date is limited with modest investment by health...
The Conference Board of Canada | 48 pages | October 2014 | by William Hall, Jennifer Mackenzie
La méthode Lean apporte beaucoup sur les plans clinique et opérationnel, ainsi que pour l’expérience des soins. Toutefois, si on examine le secteur canadien des soins de santé, on constate qu’elle est...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 52 pages | October 2014 | by William Hall, Jennifer Mackenzie
This publication focuses on the metropolitan economies of Halifax, Quebec City, Montreal, Ottawa-Gatineau, Toronto, Hamilton, Winnipeg, Regina, Saskatoon, Calgary, Edmonton, Vancouver, and Victoria.
The Conference Board of Canada | 78 pages | October 2014 | by Alan Arcand, Jane McIntyre, Greg Sutherland, Robin Wiebe
Organizations with highly engaging cultures continually build on positive momentum in an effort to drive and sustain business performance. This report explores the commonalities among these organizations.
The Conference Board, Inc. | 92 pages | October 2014 | by Rebecca L. Ray, Patrick Hyland, David A. Dye, Joe Kaplan, Adam Pressman
Companies should make change management a competency rather than an add-on. They can start by knowing the best practices for executing change and training employees in how to adapt to it.
The Conference Board, Inc. | 11 pages | October 2014 | by Sheri Rothman
In this recorded webinar, Alison Howard, lead author of Enough for All: Household Food Security in Canada and What's to Eat? Improving Food Literacy in Canada, and Dr. Jessica Edge, author of Cultivating...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | October 2014 | by Alison Howard
Time to reassess business opportunities in Mexico? This report identifies the “sweet spots”—that is, the hottest sectors and the best opportunities for new trade and investment emerging in Mexico.
The Conference Board of Canada | 72 pages | October 2014 | by Joseph Haimowitz
Faut-il réévaluer les débouchés au Mexique? Ce rapport identifie les « zones idéales » ou secteurs et débouchés les plus prometteurs pour profiter des nouvelles possibilités de commerce et d’investissement...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 80 pages | October 2014 | by Joseph Haimowitz
Expectations about more monetary stimulus mount in an extremely fragile European economy.
The Conference Board, Inc. | 7 pages | October 2014 | by Bert Colijn
Six high-profile companies describe how they use human capital analytics at their organizations and offer advice on how you can best implement it at yours.
The Conference Board, Inc. | 62 pages | October 2014 | by Patti P. Phillips, Rebecca L. Ray
This interactive publication looks at the recent and long-term trends in the past performance of Canadian trade and forecasts future performance of Canadian imports and exports of goods and services with...
The Conference Board of Canada | Website | October 2014 | by Maxim Armstrong