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Does Canada’s year-long mat leave keep women in the workforce?

Plus, how to brainwrite new ideas, why seniors work at Walmart, why you probably should’ve picked your words carefully, and which federal government workers don’t get paid

Sandra Stuart | HSBC Canada

HSBC’s Sandra Stuart: from teller to titan

How Sandra Stuart rose through the ranks of HSBC Canada–and how she’s positioning the bank to compete with the Big Five


Rio at the office: why bosses should cheer on the Games

Plus, Mexico’s richest man wants a three-day work week, research also supports a three-day work week, Christy Clark reveals dishwashing past, and megamall recruits mega-workforce

Kagan McLeod

What business folk can learn from Barbra Streisand

Sometimes going to court to defend yourself creates more problems than it solves


B.C. has the lowest unemployment rate in the country: Statistics Canada

Plus, Trumping the business suit, the out-of-office reply, highly sensitive workers and the ideal office plan


Gulf Islands Brewing becomes first unionized craft brewery in B.C.

Plus, deconstructing the uniform, jazzing up client work, loving your crappy job and diversifying the workplace


Virtual work will lower incomes and threaten social security: report

Plus, robots taking over, stand-up desk comedy, Nonprofit with Balls, and income disparity mapped


B.C. bucks Canada's flat job market

Plus, questioning the myths of the gig economy and  millennials’ quest for fulfillment, boosting diversity in Silicon Valley and building Amazon’s jungle

July Agenda

Business events and books to check out in July

Things to do and read this month to nourish the corporate mind and soul


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