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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 | 15 pages | August 2014 | by Marie-Christine Bernard
Given India's global influence, there is much potential for its vision of mandatory CSR, which anticipates CSR as a central component of corporate activity, to spread to the rest of the world.
The Conference Board, Inc. | 16 pages | August 2014 | by Afra Afsharipour, Shruti Rana
Defining and living your company's larger purpose so that employees engage emotionally ensures that they, as ambassadors, best represent your company brand to customers.
The Conference Board, Inc. | 10 pages | August 2014 | by Corporate Authorship TCB
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 | 12 pages | August 2014 | by Pedro Antunes
This quarterly economic forecast provides highlights of the Canadian Outlook report, which presents the short-term national outlook.
The Conference Board of Canada | 88 pages | August 2014
This briefing discusses how boards can ensure the quality of their due diligence and make an important contribution to the risk culture of their organization by assuming formal oversight of workplace health...
The Conference Board of Canada | 20 pages | August 2014 | by Bryce Swerhun
Cette note propose des pistes de solution pour aider les conseils d'administration à exercer une diligence raisonnable de qualité et contribuer ainsi à la culture de leur organisation en matière de risques...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 22 pages | August 2014 | by Bryce Swerhun
The position of chief operating officer (COO) drives value by serving multiple functions and may be created at specific times in an organization’s development. This briefing examines the often misunderstood...
The Conference Board of Canada | 16 pages | August 2014 | by Heidi Martin, Katie O’Brien
The monthly Leading Indicator of Industry Profitability is constructed from high frequency data series. The indicators are designed to be predictive of movements in corporate profitability six months hence...
The Conference Board of Canada | Website | August 2014 | by Mike Shaw
This “fiscal snapshot” looks at the current condition of Alberta’s economy and its government’s fiscal challenges, and provides a short- and medium-term outlook for the province.
The Conference Board of Canada | 13 pages | August 2014 | by Alicia Macdonald, Daniel Fields, Kip Beckman
This “fiscal snapshot” looks at the current condition of British Columbia’s economy and its government’s fiscal challenges, and provides a short- and medium-term outlook for the province.
The Conference Board of Canada | 12 pages | August 2014 | by Alicia Macdonald, Daniel Fields, Kip Beckman
Le secteur public travaille-t-il efficacement dans le Nord du Canada? Le rapport compare les pratiques et défis en matière de gouvernance, et recommande d’innover dans les territoires et régions septentrionales...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 102 pages | August 2014 | by Ken Coates, Greg Poelzer, Heather Exner-Pirot, Joe Garcea, Thierry Rodon, Rebecca Schiff, Graham White, Gary Wilson
Is Canada’s Northern public sector working effectively? This report compares Northern governance practices and challenges, and includes recommendations for public sector innovation in the territories and...
The Conference Board of Canada | 98 pages | August 2014 | by Ken Coates, Greg Poelzer, Heather Exner-Pirot, Joe Garcea, Thierry Rodon, Rebecca Schiff, Graham White, Gary Wilson
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 | August 2014 | by Julie Adès, Alan Arcand
This quarterly economic forecast provides highlights of the Canadian Outlook report, which presents the short-term national outlook.
The Conference Board of Canada | 10 pages | July 2014 | by Pedro Antunes
The composite leading index of the Canadian economy sums up the performance of 10 components that track the short-term course of the economy.
The Conference Board of Canada | Website | July 2014 | by Philip Cross
L’indicateur avancé composite de l’économie canadienne calcule le rendement global de 10 éléments de l’activité cyclique à court terme de l’économie.
Le Conference Board du Canada | Website | July 2014 | by Philip Cross
Companies concerned about their executive pipelines should invest in leadership training, especially of high potential employees. The biggest bang from training dollars comes through action learning, stretch...
The Conference Board, Inc. | 10 pages | July 2014 | by Corporate Authorship TCB
No significant change can take place without the support of top executives, including human capital analytics.
The Conference Board, Inc. | 10 pages | July 2014 | by Corporate Authorship TCB
This quarterly survey poses ten qualitative questions regarding the business climate and investment intentions to senior officers of approximately 1,500 Canadian business organizations.
The Conference Board of Canada | Website | July 2014 | by Justin Cooke