Category Archives: Insight

Job Vacancies in Alberta

The Job Vacancy Rate is determined by the presence of three specific factors: There is a specific job; The work could start within 30 days, and; The employer is actively seeking employees from outside the company. Statistics Canada maintains longer-term … Continue reading

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Mystique of Culture

Canadian culture is frequently seen in comparison to the US.  It is described as a more polite version of the American culture due to our penchant for saying I’m sorry, having some oddities to our language including the use of … Continue reading

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Compassionate Care Leave

COMPASSIONATE CARE LEAVE Earlier this year (February 1/14) with the implementation Bill 203 the Province of Alberta’s, Employment Standards Code now contains provisions for Compassionate Care Leave for Employees. What is Compassionate Care Leave? Compassionate Care leave is a leave … Continue reading

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Global Business Conference 2

Global Business Forum Inspiring Leaders – October 5 – 6, 2011  –Day 2 Day Two began with a Session on Managing People. This lineup included: Patrick Lencioni (The Five Dysfunctions of A Team, Silos, Politics & Turf Wars, Getting Naked) … Continue reading

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Global Business Conference 1

The Global Business Conference in New York City provided an opportunity to meet and talk with people one would otherwise not meet, listen to respected thought leaders and spend time thinking about the ideas they shared. Continue reading

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