We assign portions of our company’s budget to invest in all sorts of things – such as new equipment, a better location, more people, or new technology. Investing in your people is, by far, the greatest Return on Investment we can make. The StrategyInvesting in your people yields higher returns because people have the ability… Read more »
Think about the many ways spreadsheets, like Microsoft Excel, are used in your organization. Timesheets, quotes, inventory management, job tracking, and the list goes on. In every example, there are likely multiple users who need access to the spreadsheets. For each one of those users, there is at least one “off the record” version of… Read more »
It’s that time of year again when we reflect on the past year – we celebrate our successes, accept our defeats, and shake our head in confusion at some of our choices. It’s also the time when we set new goals for our business and ourselves for the approaching year. But why do most of us… Read more »
GO Productivity, in collaboration with the Global Federation of Competitiveness Councils (GFCC), hosted the 2014 Global Innovation Summit and Annual Meeting of the GFCC, December 12-13 in Banff, Alberta at the Banff Centre. Pre-Summit Innovation tours of Calgary and the Wood Buffalo oil sands took place December 11. Representatives from 14 countries, many of whom… Read more »
Thank you to everyone that attended and sponsored our inaugural 2014 Productivity Summit this past November. The conversations that took place over the day and a half were deep, insightful, and truly focused on the theme of asking “Why” we do things the way we do within our organizations. Below are some highlights from the… Read more »
We sat down yesterday with Jason Clarke, Technical Accounts Manager with Pleasant Solutions, and asked him a few questions about his company’s involvement in the Productivity Summit. Hear what he has to say about why you cannot miss the 2014 Productivity Summit.
American Airlines’ new daily non-stop from EIA to DFW gives Edmontonians access to AA and the OneWorld Alliance’s biggest US hub, with connections to destinations across the American south, Latin America and beyond, as well as fast travel to the heart of the Lone Star State. For more on what this new route has to offer, saddle up and read on!
“It’s like Lego”
One Alberta company’s unique approach and innovative product, finds success
A Q&A with an old master