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
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
This report outlines trends and best practices in reputation management in Canadian municipalities, using findings from the 2014 Canadian Municipal Reputation Management Survey.
The Conference Board of Canada | 62 pages | September 2015 | by Jessica Edge
This report identifies and analyzes effective strategies, tools, and approaches that firms can use to develop and leverage their innovation talent.
The Conference Board of Canada | 85 pages | May 2015 | by Jessica Edge, Cameron MacLaine
This report analyzes food security in Canada; explores risk factors associated with food insecurity; highlights efforts to address food insecurity in Canada; and recommends strategies...
The Conference Board of Canada | 57 pages | August 2013 | by Jessica Edge, Alison Howard
This report examines the economic impact of local food systems in Canada and the challenges and opportunities local food poses for consumers, governments, and industry; it highlights...
The Conference Board of Canada | 63 pages | August 2013 | by Jessica Edge
This report discusses the challenges and opportunities that Canadian employers face when engaging Aboriginal workers. It offers strategies that employers can pursue to improve...
The Conference Board of Canada | 46 pages | July 2012 | by Alison Howard, Jessica Edge, Douglas Watt
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