5 on Friday – Robotics and the Workplace

5 on Friday – Robotics and the Workplace

By Aileen MurrayBlog

  June 23, 2017   Today’s 5 on Friday looks at 5 resources on the implication of robotics and the workforce. We’re getting mixed message on the implications of the continued adoption of automation and robotics in the workforce. Today we’re looking at the good, the bad and the ugly predictions of the implications for … Read More

5 on Friday: Communities addressing the sharing economy

5 on Friday: Communities addressing the sharing economy

By Aileen MurrayBlog

  June 16, 2017   Today’s 5 on Friday looks at resources on how communities are responding to the opportunities and challenges of the sharing economy. Companies such as Uber and Airbnb have transformed the way we are doing business. Some communities like Innisfil are finding new ways to serve their community via sharing services … Read More

5 on Friday – Vibrant Downtowns

5 on Friday – Vibrant Downtowns

By Aileen MurrayBlog

  June 9, 2017   Today’s 5 on Friday looks at resources for building and sustaining vibrant downtowns. Downtowns are distinct from other commercial settings. They are multi-functional, serving as a place for employment, shopping, worship, tourism, housing, government services, dining, entertainment, lodging, and cultural attractions, all within a compact area that is easily walkable. 5 … Read More