Building Impact – Decent Work for the Nonprofit Workforce

Taylor Davis Nearly 1 million Ontarians are employed in the not-for-profit (NFP) sector. The roughly 55,000 organizations that employ these people contribute more to the province’s economy than heavy-hitter industries such as accommodation and food services, automotive manufacturing, and agriculture. However, the NFP sector stands apart as being primarily purpose-driven rather than profit-driven. These purposeful…

Ontario Emerges Stronger at the 10th Annual Economic Summit

Julia Salzmann Broaden your horizons by pursuing a career in the public policy sector, invest in yourself by pursuing meaningful education and do a job that you love…but try to get someone to pay you for it. That was the gist of the advice that Canada’s Minister of Finance, the Honourable Jim Flaherty, had for…

Let Us Collaborate!

Sarah Park What does the future of the Great Lakes Region look like? We tend to forget that we are part of a vital region that has everything a region needs to succeed. Consisting of Ontario and Quebec along with eight other U.S. States, the region is an economic powerhouse that produces $4.6 trillion GDP…