Economics 

Canada’s Telecommunications Industry Report
5G implementation requires massive investment in network and transmission capabilities.

Mid-Sized Cities Outlook Report
Economic outlook for four Canadian mid-sized cities.

Italian Debt Crisis Has Come Back to Life Blog
Italy plunged into crisis when the 5 Star and League parties formed a national government.

The Quick Take Insights
On-the-spot analysis on key developments involving and impacting the Canadian economy.

Organizational Performance 

Workplace Impacts of Cannabis Legalization Report
Canada is one step closer to the legalization of cannabis, sparking concerns for employers.

Flexible Work Arrangements Report
Flexible work arrangements are more commonplace than ever in Canadian organizations

Scanning for Future Disruptions Blog
Scanning creates a variety of forward-facing views, then applies these insights practically.

Call for Participants Survey
Our 2019 Compensation Planning Outlook survey is now in the field. Participants receive a complimentary copy.

Public Policy

Immigrant Entrepreneurs Blog
How can we predict the potential success of immigrant entrepreneurs in Canada?

The Evolving Terror Toolkit Blog
Tools and tactics used by terrorists and extremists has changed greatly in 30 years.

Trade Turmoil Ahead For Canada Blog
Trump’s tax and trade agenda will impose long-term pain on America and its trading partners.

Defining the Insider Threat Blog
A concerningly low number of organizations have an internal definition of insider threat.

Interview

Pedro Antunes being interviewed

Pedro Antunes discusses the impact of an interest rate hike, the forecast for the Canadian economy for 2018 and 2019, and the state of Canada’s export sector in this interview with BNN Bloomberg. (July 9)

Video

 

What are the benefits of international trade for Canada and the world? Find out in this new video.

Infographic

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This infographic provides an overview of strategies being used by Canadian organizations to attract and retain top talent that go beyond traditional compensation and benefits.


Data

Employment, Canada
June 2018, CANSIM
31,800

Consumer Confidence
June 2018, CBoC
4.5

Leading Indicator of Industry Profitability
May 2018, CBoC
0.36

Leadership Development

The Directors College
Canada’s gold standard in board director education, leading to a McMaster University designation.

The Niagara Institute
High-impact leadership development solutions for individuals, teams, and organizations.

Courses and Workshops

Delivering first class learning opportunities such as courses and workshops for business and government professionals to develop new skills, improve their job performance, and advance their careers.

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