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Tech giants more transparent about diversity problem, but what will it take to close the gender gap?

It seems to be the summer of transparency. At least for Silicon Valley’s tech giants. The first power player to share its diversity statistics was Google, quickly followed by Yahoo!, Twitter, Facebook and most recently, Apple. All report similar numbers ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - 1 hour ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Stockwell Day is joining a Vancouver energy firm that’s pitching a $10B oil sands refinery in B.C.

CALGARY — Stockwell Day has joined the leadership team of a Vancouver company that’s planning to build a $10-billion bitumen refinery on the West Coast. The former federal and provincial cabinet minister has been hired as senior adviser and director ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - 20 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Richard Branson, Canada’s Jeff Skoll want Putin meeting as business leaders push for end to Ukraine conflict

Billionaire Richard Branson said he’s seeking an audience with President Vladimir Putin as business leaders call for a peaceful end to the conflict in Ukraine amid concern that Russia may invade its neighbour. Branson was joined by 15 businesspeople ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Steve Ballmer, former Microsoft Corp CEO, steps down from board

SEATTLE — Former Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Steve Ballmer, the new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers basketball team, has left the software company’s board in order to spend more time on his new project. “I see a combination of the Clippers, civic ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Growing financial awards in sexual harassment cases can devastate employers’ bottom line

The combination of sex and power in the workplace still presents a challenge. Although women predominantly are the targets of this harassment, same sex harassment and that of men by women is rising. If the harassment violates the Criminal Code (beyond ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

How winning companies go digital

Whether it is creating a winning online experience or enabling mobile commerce , digital marketing is a hot topic, with most companies either revamping or implementing new strategies. Through consulting experience and research , Quanta has uncovered ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Aug 20 2014]
Entities: Marketing, Strategy, Quanta
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

For the biggest pay hikes in Canada, look no further than the oil patch

CALGARY — A new survey by Mercer, a global consulting firm, says the energy sector is leading the country in both actual and projected salary increases. The average base salary increase across the country is expected to be 3% next year, the same as ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Why reflection and ‘doing nothing’ are critical for productivity

One of the biggest complaints I hear from my executive coaching clients — and also people in general — is being overscheduled, overcommitted and overextended. They often describe their life as “crazy,” “too busy,” or “up to my neck in alligators,” with ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Lesson from Kodak’s demise: Beware of outsourcing too much of your secret sauce

Conventional wisdom says companies should outsource manufacturing and operations to take advantage of lower wages and faster operational scalability. Aside from the question of whether this strategy (particularly when it involves offshoring) always delivers ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Irving Oil CEO Paul Browning departs company after 16 months on the job

Paul Browning has left Irving Oil Ltd., owner of Canada’s largest refinery, 16 months after taking over as chief executive officer. Browning left this week, Samantha Robinson, a spokeswoman for closely held Irving Oil, said in a phone interview today. ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Employee loyalty dropping off as workers question their value in organizations

TORONTO — Employees increasingly expect to get more out of their jobs, and are more willing than ever to walk away from an employer if they feel undervalued or unfulfilled. While the first instinct of many bosses is to throw more money at the problem, ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Aug 13 2014]
Entities: Organism, Workers, DeLorme
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Kinder Morgan CEO makes US$800-million in one day as he consolidates empire

For Texas billionaire Richard Kinder, pocketing an extra US$800 million is all in a day’s work. The value of Kinder’s holdings in a corporate empire that controls a pipeline network long enough to circle the Earth three times surged by US$800 million ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Aug 12 2014]

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Stockwell Day is joining a Vancouver energy fir... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - 20 hours ago]
CALGARY — Stockwell Day has joined the leadership team of a Vancouver company that’s planning to build a $10-billion bitumen refinery on the West Coast. The former federal and provincial cabinet minister has been hired as senior adviser and director ...
Richard Branson, Canada’s Jeff Skoll want Putin... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Aug 20 2014]
Billionaire Richard Branson said he’s seeking an audience with President Vladimir Putin as business leaders call for a peaceful end to the conflict in Ukraine amid concern that Russia may invade its neighbour. Branson was joined by 15 businesspeople ...
Growing financial awards in sexual harassment c... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Aug 20 2014]
The combination of sex and power in the workplace still presents a challenge. Although women predominantly are the targets of this harassment, same sex harassment and that of men by women is rising. If the harassment violates the Criminal Code (beyond ...
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