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Notes from the Throne Speech

Throne Speeches are notoriously general, and full of clich├ęs, regardless of who is in government. But the do foretell an agenda, a tone, and priorities. From a business perspective, economic growth, taxes, infrastructure and education/skills training are key concerns around government policy. So what are the signals of the directions we can expect from our… Read more »

Matchup: A Case for Pan-Canadian Competency Frameworks

PAAD’s Skills and Competency Working Group is providing great leadership in bringing competency as a major focus to the Alberta workforce. Worker competency is seen as a major contributor to the PAAD mission of better productivity, improved safety and enchanted energy and industrial sector competitiveness.These PAAD Working Group efforts are being independently evaluated by the… Read more »