Increase Productivity with Fitness

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Steelcase, a global office environments manufacturer, recently unveiled the results of the second in a three-part Workplace Index Survey on the Nature of Work in 2007. Conducted by Opinion Research Corporation (ORC), the study examines the importance of fitness in the workplace, the role companies play in encouraging employee fitness, and the impact that fitness […]

Interview: Is Canada Competitive?

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Ken Coates is a professor of history and Dean of Arts at the University of Waterloo. His research focuses on regional economic development, particularly the North and aboriginal communities and he has a second interest in international innovation focusing particularly on developments in Japan and Asia. He was interviewed by Your Workplace at the conference, […]

Desktop Nightmares

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On July 15, 1993 Walter S. Mossberg, the author and creator of the weekly “Personal Technology” column in The Wall Street Journal, was quoted as saying: “The promise of the ‘paperless office,’ where documents are entirely created, distributed, read and stored on computers, has been about as reliable as the promise of a check in […]