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July 27, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has significantly impacted Alberta’s previously weakened economy. The closure of non-essential businesses…

July 25, 2020

With last week’s federal deficit announcement, it is now more important than ever that we acknowledge our current realities with detail and clarity.

July 9, 2020

4 minute readIn 1943, Abraham Maslow published his theory on the hierarchy of needs. You have probably come across it at some point in your life. Maslow used the terms “physiological,” “safety,” “belonging and love,” “social needs,” and “self-actualization” to describe the linear ascension of human motivation. According to Maslow, human beings are motivated to

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Exceptional Times & Exceptional Measures: Alberta CEOs on Shutdown Impacts & Future Recovery

Small Business and Entrepreneurial Spirit are Alberta’s Most Valuable Resource

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July 25, 2020

With last week’s federal deficit announcement, it is now more important than ever that we acknowledge our current realities with detail and clarity.

July 9, 2020

4 minute readIn 1943, Abraham Maslow published his theory on the hierarchy of needs. You have probably come across it at some point in your life. Maslow used the terms “physiological,” “safety,” “belonging and love,” “social needs,” and “self-actualization” to describe the linear ascension of human motivation. According to Maslow, human beings are motivated to

October 16, 2017

The performance challenge can be framed in the context of understanding the purpose of business, any business and all businesses.

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Quick Takes

December 13, 2019

Despite having one of the most diverse workforces in the world, Canada was ranked 14th in the 2019 OECD Global Competitiveness Report; dropping two spots from the previous year, and scoring below the United States, Denmark, and Korea.

October 25, 2019

Family enterprises play a crucial role in the Canadian economy. A recently published report suggests that family enterprises are the most powerful driver of economic growth in Canada, generating $574.6 billion – which is almost half of Canada’s private sector GDP – and almost seven million jobs in 2017.

September 27, 2019

“Good idea, bad execution” is a saying all of us have heard on more than one occasion, but recently, we’ve been curious about understanding and defining what moves great ideas into great companies, or project, or achievements – i.e. what defines successful execution.