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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 | April 2015 | by Kip Beckman
Strategy, structure, and staffing need to be integrally linked in organizational design. The last can be your greatest asset—or barrier. How do you conquer lack of understanding? It’s a balancing act from...
The Conference Board, Inc. | 7 pages | April 2015
Sustainable supply chain management, or the consideration of environmental and social impacts of multiple tiers of suppliers and firms that create a product or service, is becoming a key driver in market...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | April 2015
This report discusses Newfoundland and Labrador’s competitive strengths and weaknesses against its peers to identify areas where the province can improve its competitive business environment. This is to...
The Conference Board of Canada | 128 pages | April 2015 | by Jacqueline Palladini
Ce document évalue les forces et les faiblesses concurrentielles de Terre Neuve et Labrador par rapport à ses pairs afin de cerner les domaines dans lesquels la province peut améliorer son environnement...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 137 pages | April 2015 | by Jacqueline Palladini
This quarterly economic forecast provides highlights of the Canadian Outlook report, which presents the short-term national outlook.
The Conference Board of Canada | 14 pages | April 2015 | by Matthew Stewart
Part of a series looking at the innovation measurement metrics and practices in Canadian firms, this report focuses on the innovation goals, challenges, and best practices in the manufacturing sectors.
The Conference Board of Canada | 72 pages | April 2015 | by Sorin Cohn, Bruce Good
Ce rapport traite des objectifs, des difficultés et des pratiques exemplaires en matière d’évaluation de l’innovation dans le secteur manufacturier. Il s’inscrit dans le cadre d’une série de rapports sur...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 80 pages | April 2015 | by Sorin Cohn, Bruce Good
Significant revisions to environmental regulations and a strong focus on sustainability by China's government, as well as sharpening sentiments of the Chinese populace on pollution, will change the operating...
The Conference Board, Inc. | 88 pages | April 2015 | by Anke Schrader, Minji Xie, Melinda Zhang
This report establishes a clear snapshot of current seniors health care programs and services that can inform the design of future programs, plans, and strategies to better address seniors’, and their...
The Conference Board of Canada | 108 pages | April 2015 | by Philip Astles, Gabriela Prada, David Verbeeten
Ce rapport donne un aperçu clair des programmes et des services de soins de santé actuellement offerts aux aînés. Il vise à éclairer la conception de programmes, de plans et de stratégies à venir afin...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 120 pages | April 2015 | by Philip Astles, Gabriela Prada, David Verbeeten
In today's always-on, mostly hectic, always-connected world, spirituality is gaining acceptance as a business practice. Studies show that building a spiritually aware workplace has some benefits: a spiritual...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | April 2015
Après plusieurs années de faible croissance économique, l’économie du Québec devrait reprendre des forces. La dépréciation du dollar canadien et l’embellie de l’économie américaine devraient stimuler les...
Le Conference Board du Canada | Recorded Webinar | April 2015 | by Marie-Christine Bernard
In a circular-economy, products at the end of their life are thought of and treated as resources and are injected back into the economy contributing to: resource conservation; minimizing the use of virgin...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | April 2015
This report examines the short-and medium-term economic and profitability outlook for Canada’s Food Manufacturing Industry.
The Conference Board of Canada | 12 pages | April 2015 | by Robert Meyer-Robinson
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 | April 2015 | by Mike Shaw
Compassion fatigue is defined as the cost of caring for others in emotional pain. Employees in helping professions (such as EMT’s, firefighters, and police officers) can be profoundly affected by their...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | April 2015
Canada has benefited from Asia’s seemingly-insatiable demand for natural resources over the last decade, with coal, iron ore, and oilseeds enjoying particular success. However, while Asia is now our second...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | April 2015 | by Jacqueline Palladini
This briefing sheds some light on an emerging area in international health trade—medical tourism—and looks at how and if it might contribute to sustaining Canada's health care systems. Hear expert...
The Conference Board of Canada | 40 pages | April 2015 | by Fares Bounajm, Ronald Labonté, Vivien Runnels
Cette note d'information traite d'un nouveau domaine du commerce international de la santé — le tourisme médical — et examine l'utilité de celui-ci pour le système de santé du Canada.
Le Conference Board du Canada | 44 pages | April 2015 | by Fares Bounajm, Ronald Labonté, Vivien Runnels