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Can We Get Rid of the Pharma Elephant in the Room?

It’s becoming increasingly difficult for Canadians to maneuver around the huge elephant in the room, otherwise known as rising drug costs. But deepening trends are making the point: it’s beyond the time to find a way.

Execs and Workers Differ on Ideal Work Environment for Creativity

What kind of office setting sparks the most creativity?

In the quest to develop and retain staff, finance executives recognize the value of allowing employees to move into roles in different areas of the company.

The 2016 Annotated Ontario Human Rights Code (A Review)

Getting it right when faced with a Human Rights Code violation is critical.

The 2016 Annotated Employment Insurance Act (A Review)

Reviewing the Employment Insurance Act is without a doubt a tall order. Having an annotated version handy lessens the burden.

The Ostrich Effect (A Review)

Kahn surfaces how dysfunction occurs, using detailed examples in each chapter to illustrate the process and demonstrate the fix.

The Outward Mindset (A Review)

The Outward Mindset offers tips on how to develop performance evaluation and management systems to match an outward mindset.

Many Canadian Managers Work 11 Hours or More Per Day

Almost 70 per cent of Canadian office workers and managers report working more than 40 hours a week, and the majority consider the office the most productive place to get work done.

Hands-On Simulator Assessments

As Canadian manufacturing increasingly relies on automation and computerization to reduce costs and optimize productivity, the demand for the skilled workers necessary to operate and maintain these high-tech operations has never been greater.

Analytics and the Retirement Crisis

Many leaders worry about an impending wave of retirements.