Provincial Outlook Report
Newfoundland and Labrador and Prince Edward Island are both expected to outpace the national average next year.

Difficult Road to Trade Diversification Op-ed
Examining five key elements to greater trade diversification for Canada.

Metropolitan Outlook Report
Among the 16 medium-sized cities covered in the report, Oshawa will have the fastest growing economy this year.

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.

Perks at Work Briefing
Canadian organizations are offering a wide range of perks to attract top talent.

Public Policy

Call for Participants Survey
The Skills for a Prosperous Alberta: 2018 Employer Survey examines what skills are essential to the current and future economy.

The 9/11 Generation is Coming of Age Blog
They turn seventeen this year and they have the potential to be a major force for social change.

Stengthening Canada’s Immigration System Report
Summary of the Canadian Immigration Summit 2018 discussion points.

Building Cyber Resilience Report
Key steps to take to move beyond cyber security and build resilience to cyber attacks.


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October 17 is just around the corner. This infographic examines what the legalization of cannabis means for Canadian employers.


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Our report estimates that Canada’s GDP would fall by 0.5 per cent and the economy would lose about 85,000 jobs if NAFTA were to collapse.

Interactive Chart

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This interactive dashboard presents the results from our research into the economic footprint of Canada’s community pharmacies.


Leading Indicator of Industry Profitability
August 2018, CBoC

Employment, Canada
August 2018, CANSIM

Consumer Confidence
August 2018, CBoC

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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