Face-to-Face or Cyberspace: Does business travel get better results?

An illustration of a ghost airliner flying off a makeshift runway as a business person's arm in its suit. Image licensed by Ingram Image.

Now, more than ever, Canadian businesses are tightening their belts and taking a hard look at their budgets for ways to trim costs. According to a September 2009 study conducted by IHS Global insight on behalf of the National Business Travel Association, travel is now viewed as a cost to be controlled, and businesses are […]

A Tale of Two Companies

Geosoft Inc. and Eloqua Inc. stats.

How to Build Relationships and Foster Engagement  Organizations of all types and sizes continue to invest time, energy and money into policies and practices that they hope will foster a culture of engagement. But increasing levels of engagement can be more complex than it may seem. Each organization is different — markets change and strategies […]

Governor General Speaks to the Importance of Humanizing the Workplace

Her Excellency the Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean, Governor General of Canada received the Special Recognition of Achievement Award from the National Quality Institute (NQI) for her dedication to women, children and Aboriginals. Photo Credit: Sgt Serge Gouin, Rideau Hall

Recognition of Achievement Award presented by NQI  During a recent ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa, Ont., Her Excellency the Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean, Governor General of Canada, received the Special Recognition of Achievement Award from the National Quality Institute for her dedication to women, children and Aboriginal people. The award was presented by members […]