Publication: Conference Board of Canada

First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

If I had $100-billion ... How to restore Ottawa’s fiscal health

Senior Vice-President and Chief EconomistForecasting and AnalysisOriginally Published in the Globe and Mail September 10, 2014Many of us know the catchy tune by the Canadian band The Barenaked Ladies "If I Had A Million Dollars", but how about multiplying ... [Published Conference Board of Canada - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Today's Chief Operating Officer: Driving Increased Value For Organizations and CEOs

– The role of the chief operating officer (COO) in today's business world is typically dependent on the unique characteristics and business needs of each organization. With a clearly defined role and scope of responsibilities, the COO can be a valuable ... [Published Conference Board of Canada - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Management Matters: Business Practices More Important Than Public Policy In Driving Innovation

– Despite public policies aimed at encouraging businesses to innovate, Canada’s business innovation record remains mediocre. A new Conference Board of Canada report stresses that Canada's innovation performance is unlikely to improve unless businesses ... [Published Conference Board of Canada - Aug 21 2014]

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...and, in many organizations, the scope of the position has expanded" said Ian Cullwick , Vice-President, Leadership and Human Resources Research. "Not only are COOs expected to excel at the operational level, but they are increasingly required to help define, translate, and implement corporate strategy" said Cullwick
...than from public policies designed to persuade companies to innovate," said Michael Grant , Research Director, Industry and Business Strategy. "That is why Canada needs business leaders who are ambitious and willing to take risks in order to improve its business innovation performance."

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