Tag Archives: Canada
Employment was little changed for the second consecutive month in August and the unemployment rate edged up 0.1 percentage points to 7.3%. http://www.statcan.gc.ca/daily-quotidien/110909/dq110909a-eng.htm
Canada’s stable economy and relatively strong forecast are attractive to growth-oriented organizations seeking new markets. Here is an overview of the anticipated GDP growth by province along with key drivers.
Signs of cautious optimism from the Canadian staffing industry: Canada’s Staffing Index up, pre-recession levels in sight – Press Release – Digital Journal.
Pricing concessions are the first step toward commoditization and margin squeeze. The problem with commoditization is it leaves little room for differentiation or innovation. How prepared are you?
Vancouver is working hard to grow its reputation as a green city (pardon the pun). There are many ongoing initiatives – one of which is the green building program. The latest is a mission to China where Mayor Gregor Robertson and an entourage of 22 local businesses will seek to leverage good relationships begun during the […]