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Improve Productivity and Reduce Carbon Footprints with Mobile Technology

Doug Junor, GO Productivity Executive in Residence   Ask your Business Units this: “If we had all the data from the field in an electronic format at the point of collection, how would we be able to use that data to improve the business?”  The average person uses about 10 mobile applications daily and about… Read more »

Emerging Technologies

GO Productivity, the Canadian Supply Chain Sector Council, invite you to attend an upcoming Emerging Technologies Workshop. We want to share insights and gather information on the Alberta SME level of awareness, concern, adoption/adaption business planning and new skills planning for the impacts of so-called emerging technologies. Some of these technologies are a ways off… Read more »

Global Federation of Competitiveness Councils 2017 Summit

In December 2017, the GO Productivity CEO, Lori Schmidt attended the Global Federation of Competitiveness Councils in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia both as a Board member and Canada’s representative. The theme of the summit was “The Sustainable Future of Production, Consumption NSD Work.” With attention being placed on technologies like Artificial Intelligence, sensors, robotics and additive… Read more »

2017 Annual Report Released

GO Productivity is pleased to announce the release of our 2017 Annual Report. Like all our clients, GO Productivity in 2017 responded to the changing economic conditions. We have updated our offerings, streamlined our information, expanded our market, and improved our services. As the recession ends and growth returns, we are poised to be even… Read more »

SCMA Event: Rebulding Alberta’s Economy in 2018 by Todd Hirsch Chief Economist, ATB

Join SCMA for the first Dinner/Networking event in the new year to hear from Todd Hirsch, Chief Economist , ATB Financial about the Alberta’s economy in 2018. Price: Member $40 + GST, Non-Member $70 + GST CPD: 2 points    Last date to register: January 19, 2018 Tickets will be provided on first-come-first-serve basis. Registration closes when… Read more »

Emerging Technologies; The Good The Bad and the Adaptive

Game-changing emerging technologies are coming. They promise productivity improvements and innovation opportunities. However, there are business challenges for any successful implementation plans. GO Productivity is collaborating with the Canadian Supply Chain Sector Council to hold half-day business-based emerging technology workshops around Alberta in the New Year. They will help gather information on Alberta’s firm-level awareness,… Read more »

GO Productivity CEO Lori Schmidt & Global Federation of Competitiveness Councils launch GFCC GLOBAL COMPETITIVENESS

GO Productivity’s Chief Executive Office, Lori Schmidt is in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia participating in the 2017 Global Innovation Summit . The Global Innovation Summit brings together entrepreneurs, policy makers, CEOs, investors, thinkers and innovators from around the world to understand competitiveness agendas, and explore opportunities for collaboration between member organizations around the globe. The 2017… Read more »