Research by Jessica Edge

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In 2017, university and business leaders met to discuss gender equity, diversity, and inclusion in post-secondary education and the private sector in Canada. This report explores...
The Conference Board of Canada | 77 pages | April 2018 | by Jessica Edge, Eleni Kachulis, Matthew McKean
En 2017, des dirigeants d’universités et d’entreprises se sont réunis pour discuter de l’équité hommes-femmes, de la diversité et de l’inclusion dans l’enseignement supérieur et...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 81 pages | April 2018 | by Jessica Edge, Eleni Kachulis, Matthew McKean
The “barista with a BA” trope dominates popular discussion about graduates of social sciences and humanities post-secondary programs. This report examines post-secondary education’s...
The Conference Board of Canada | 102 pages | February 2018 | by Jessica Edge, Elizabeth Martin, Matthew McKean
University of Saskatchewan’s Master of Northern Governance and Development program has played an important role in building leadership capacity in Northern Saskatchewan. It was...
The Conference Board of Canada | 19 pages | August 2016 | by Jessica Edge
Conçu avec des intervenants du Nord pour répondre aux besoins des collectivités nordiques, le programme de maîtrise en gouvernance et développement du Nord de l’Université de la...
The Conference Board of Canada | 22 pages | August 2016 | by Jessica Edge
The Europass initiative offers a standardized format for job seekers to present their skills in a way that employers can easily understand. The initiative provides a model that...
The Conference Board of Canada | 18 pages | June 2016 | by Jessica Edge
L’Europass offre aux demandeurs d’emploi un format normalisé pour présenter clairement leurs compétences et leurs qualifications. Le Canada pourrait s’en inspirer pour résoudre...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 21 pages | June 2016 | by Jessica Edge
This briefing focuses on how Norway fostered regional development of its North with UiT The Arctic University of Norway and how Canada could adapt its lessons to address its similar...
The Conference Board of Canada | 20 pages | May 2016 | by Jessica Edge
Ce compte rendu explique comment la Norvège favorise le développement régional du Nord du pays grâce à l’Université de l’Arctique et comment le Canada pourrait adapter ses solutions...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 23 pages | May 2016 | by Jessica Edge
Each year, thousands of students across Canada begin their PhD studies, many with the goal of becoming a tenured university professor. However, less than 20 per cent of PhD...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | February 2016 | by Michael Bloom, Jessica Edge
Ce rapport examine les perspectives d’emploi et le parcours professionnel des titulaires d’un doctorat, l’état des compétences professionnelles des doctorants et des initiatives...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 7 pages | November 2015 | by Jessica Edge, Daniel Munro
This report examines the employment opportunities and outcomes of PhD holders inside and outside academia, the state of professional skills development for PhD students, and examples...
The Conference Board of Canada | 131 pages | November 2015 | by Jessica Edge, Daniel Munro
Each year, The World Economic Forum releases its Global Competitiveness report, ranking the performance of 140 countries. The report is widely recognized as one of the most...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | November 2015 | by Jessica Edge, Douglas Watt
Ce rapport donne un aperçu des activités de gestion de la réputation des entreprises canadiennes ainsi que des tendances et des pratiques exemplaires en la matière, d’après les...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 71 pages | September 2015 | by Jessica Edge
This report examines the ways of thinking, questioning, and behaving that constitute managers’ decision-making patterns about innovation. It highlights decision-making techniques...
The Conference Board of Canada | 76 pages | May 2014 | by Daniel Munro, Jessica Edge
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