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Insight Government Manufacturing General
April 22, 2019  

Carbon pricing offers cold comfort

Business comes up short on the rebates and the policy will likely come up short on emissions reduction.

Insight Government Manufacturing General
April 8, 2019  

SNC-Lavalin reminds us big government invites big scandals

Scale back government to limit the temptation to indulge in scandalous behaviour.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 19, 2019  

Trudeau’s deficits: Short-term gain, long-term pain

Saddles future generations with the risk and the fallout.

Insight Manufacturing General
March 14, 2019  

This budget season, Canada must lower taxes on entrepreneurs

Canada is at a disadvantage for attracting and retaining those we rely on for innovation, employment growth and prosperity.

Insight Manufacturing Economy General
March 12, 2019  

Get serious about trade diversification

Tariffs have increased manufacturing costs throughout North American supply chains.

Insight Manufacturing Economy General
March 12, 2019  

Manufacturing not as hot in 2019

Tariffs have increased manufacturing costs throughout North American supply chains.

Insight Manufacturing Economy General
February 25, 2019  

Build scale to close the competitiveness gap

Bigger companies invest more in innovation, employ more technology and benefit from greater economies of scale and production efficiencies.

Insight Government Manufacturing General
February 13, 2019  

Undoing the damage to the economy from the flight of capital

It will require a major shift in policy at both the federal level and in many provinces.

Insight Government Manufacturing General
February 5, 2019  

[15-sec. RANT] Ford government wants us to roll over on tariffs: Huh???

Wrong message to send the Trumpists about the cost of protectionist policies.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
January 29, 2019  

Federal spending dangerously near record Canadian levels

Increasing the size and role of government comes with larger deficits, mounting debt and/or tax increases.

Insight Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General
January 23, 2019  

Oil and gas is the backbone of the Canadian economy

It has contributed some $117 billion to Canada’s GDP last year.

Insight Manufacturing Economy General
January 21, 2019  

Tough economic times are coming

SYSPRO webinar covers how smart manufacturers will weather the coming storm.

Insight Manufacturing General
January 16, 2019  

Despite government subsidies, Canadian innovation wanes

Burdensome regulation, limited competition and unfavourable taxes hold companies back.

Insight Manufacturing Economy General Technology
December 19, 2018  

Investing in technology

You need a business strategy

Insight Government Economy General
December 6, 2018  

Interprovincial trade barriers are a national embarrassment

They cost the Canadian economy up to $130 billion a year, but we can change that.