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Brands are striving to amplify word of mouth in social media, keep their voice consistent across platforms, and ride the momentum of changes in the digital landscape.
The Conference Board, Inc. | 16 pages | July 2016
We lowered our short-term GDP forecast again, in part the result of unknown consequences resulting from the Brexit referendum. Business investment is down, and no significant recovery is expected in 2016...
The Conference Board, Inc. | 7 pages | July 2016
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 | July 2016 | by Marc Desormeaux
This briefing looks at the results of a survey on future health care for Canada’s growing population of seniors and draws important conclusions for government policy-makers, service providers, and individuals.
The Conference Board of Canada | 34 pages | July 2016 | by Brent Dowdall
Cette note de recherche traite des résultats d’une enquête sur l’avenir des soins de santé pour la population croissante de personnes âgées au Canada et tire d’importantes conclusions pour les décideurs,...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 4 pages | July 2016 | by Brent Dowdall
Recognizing the valuable role that Canada’s mid-sized cities play as regional hubs and economic engines in their respective areas, Mid-Sized Cities Outlook 2016 provides an important snapshot of these...
The Conference Board of Canada | 32 pages | July 2016 | by Alan Arcand, Constantinos Bougas, Henry Diaz, Christopher Heschl, Robin Wiebe
This report profiles labor markets in China, India, Indonesia, and the Philippines and provides guidelines for using workforce analytics to address talent concerns in the region.
The Conference Board, Inc. | 64 pages | July 2016
US salary increase budgets for 2016 have a median increase of 3.00 percent, the same percentage as the previous six years. Projections for 2017 are also 3.00 percent.
The Conference Board, Inc. | 14 pages | July 2016
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 2016 | by Marc Desormeaux
The Government of Quebec is currently enjoying a balanced budget, but is it sustainable? To assess the strength of the current budget balance, the IdQ analyzed various forward-looking budget scenarios.   This...
The Conference Board of Canada | 3 pages | July 2016 | by Marie-Christine Bernard, Jean-Guy Côté, Daniel Fields, Mia Homsy, Sonny Scarfone
Le gouvernement du Québec est aujourd’hui dans une phase d’équilibre budgétaire. Mais cet équilibre est-il durable? Afin d’évaluer la robustesse de l’équilibre budgétaire actuel, l’IdQ a analysé plusieurs...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 59 pages | July 2016 | by Marie-Christine Bernard, Jean-Guy Côté, Daniel Fields, Mia Homsy, Sonny Scarfone
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 | July 2016 | by Kip Beckman
How do you feel when the person behind the counter remembers your name? Why do people work hard for some managers and not others? Do your clients look forward to seeing you? What do you know about your...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | July 2016
Nearly half of US workers (49.6 percent), the highest percentage since 2005, are satisfied with their jobs. The tightening labor market may be partly responsible for this uptick in sentiment.
The Conference Board, Inc. | 26 pages | July 2016
The U.S. economy is suffering—from a number of myths. Despite ramped-up campaign rhetoric, the U.S. economy is actually performing admirably, especially when compared with most eurozone countries or...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | July 2016 | 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 | 26 pages | July 2016 | by Matthew Stewart
This briefing aims to gain a better understanding of the role mining projects play in the livelihoods of Aboriginal people in northern communities by examining the economic and labour impacts of Alloycorp’s...
The Conference Board of Canada | 44 pages | July 2016 | by Marie-Christine Bernard, Fares Bounajm, Prince Owusu
This report aims to identify job openings and occupations most in demand in Canada’s resource sector over the next ten years. Our analysis covered nearly 300 occupations across all 10 provinces and the...
The Conference Board of Canada | 74 pages | July 2016 | by Marie-Christine Bernard
Ce rapport vise à recenser les débouchés et les professions les plus en demande dans le secteur canadien des ressources au cours des dix prochaines années. Notre analyse a porté sur près de 300 professions...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 5 pages | July 2016 | by Marie-Christine Bernard
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 | 12 pages | July 2016 | by Kip Beckman