Artificial intelligence is perhaps the most rapidly ascending technology of our current age. In most parts of the workforce, and indeed life itself, humans are interacting with an evolving complement of programming designed to aid and inform. One of the areas most affected by this emerging trend is the human resources department. The responsibilities of … Read More »
This is a guest post from third party logistic service provider Canadian Alliance Inc.
Senior managers at warehouses and 3PLs have witnessed rapid changes to the logistics industry. Because of this, their roles have also changed. Current industry trends make them responsible for much more than managing day-to-day processes and workplace teamwork. Today, they need to … Read More »
Who has the most power in the workplace? Is it your boss? The CEO? Maybe even the board? Historically, maybe, but in one of the tightest biotech labour markets in recent history it’s really the employees that hold the balance of power in the workplace. When someone hands in their notice it generally sets off … Read More »
When looking to boost productivity or gain a competitive advantage, businesses tend to place an emphasis on hiring practices. This makes sense, companies know full well that they are only as efficient as their staff. But once that talent is in place, how can their full potential be realized? Smart businesses will not overlook the … Read More »
Housing Price Index and New Housing Starts Data Paints a Vivid Picture of the Construction Industry in Western Canada
The monthly Canadian New Housing Price Index data was released today and showed a 0.1% increase, which was above the forecasted 0.0%. This is the first increase since January of this year, which has seen a flat market so far, even decreasing slightly at -0.2% in April’s release.
Conversely, overall Housing Starts were down, figures released … Read More »