5 on Friday: Canada’s Innovation Superclusters

5 on Friday: Canada’s Innovation Superclusters

By Aileen MurrayBlog

March 2, 2018   This week I thought we’d take a look at the Federal Government’s recent announcement on the establishment of Innovation Superclusters. The investment of $950 million will be matched by the private sector and is expected to create 50,000 new jobs and increase Canada’s GDP by more than $50 billion over 10 years. 5 on … Read More

Strategic Plan Failure

Strategic Plan Failure

By Aileen MurrayBlog

February 23, 2018   This week we’re focusing on five resources to identify and address the ways that strategic planning can go wrong. Boardview recently reported that 80% of the leaders they surveyed feel their organization is good at crafting strategy buy only 44% feel they are successfully implementing their strategic plans.  5 on Friday -Aileen … Read More

5 on Friday: EDCO 2018

5 on Friday: EDCO 2018

By Aileen MurrayBlog

February 16, 2018   This week we’re looking at five highlights from the 61st annual Economic Developers Council of Ontario Conference.   5 on Friday -Aileen Murray on Vimeo. Five Highlights from the Economic Developers Council of Ontario 2018 Conference  Declassifying Skills Shortages – Local Labour Markets May Not be Enough I was really inspired by the significant … Read More