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News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations General
June 19, 2020  

Bombardier chairman defends $17.5M severance for former CEO

Beaudoin tells shareholders the board “respected the company’s contractual obligations” to the former chief executive.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
January 16, 2020  

German officials agree plan to exit coal-fired power by 2038

Reviews will be carried out in 2026 and 2029 to determine whether an exit can happen three years before the final deadline.

News General
March 14, 2019  

Canada’s Big 5 bank CEOs pay rises 6.5% to earn $54M in 2018

A double-digit overall pay bump may make some bat an eye, but increase in compensation is reflection of complexities in financial sector CEOs face, expert says.

News Manufacturing Economy General
December 4, 2018  

Canada’s employers boost salaries to attract new talent

But the Hays annual salary survey shows pay for existing staff lags.

News Manufacturing General
December 4, 2017  

Most employees ready to bolt for the right offer: Hays

Recruitment specialist warns they are overlooking growing discontent among staff.

Insight Manufacturing Business Operations General
September 20, 2017  

Unintended and painful, consequences of a $15/hr minimum wage

Government-mandated increases tend to lead employers to reduce worker count.

News Manufacturing General
September 12, 2017  

Workplace culture, career progression trump paycheque

Survey finds 74% of Canadians will take a pay cut for their ideal job.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
August 9, 2017  

NAFTA issue: Getting Mexican workers a pay raise

Average autoworker wage in Mexico at just over $4 an hour.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General
May 29, 2017  

Ex Ford CEO Fields leaves automaker with $51.1 million

Fields could earn an additional $3.6 million bonus as long as he’s not hired by a competitor.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
April 10, 2017  

Bombardier to inform shareholders about changes to exec compensation

Protesters and opposition politicians say the company’s reversal doesn’t go far enough.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
April 5, 2017  

Politicians pressed on government stepping in on Bombardier pay

But Couillard warns interference could discourage investment in Quebec.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
April 3, 2017  

Bombardier did ‘bad job’ communicating pay increases: CEO Bellemare

Underestimated the anger that would ensue over pay hikes as thousands of employees received pink slips.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
April 3, 2017  

Expert says Bombardier must do more to make PR troubles disappear

Senior execs who received compensation increase should follow Beaudoin’s example: take a pay cut.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
March 17, 2017  

Canadian Pacific Railway cuts executive perks

Changes compensation after criticism and shareholder frustration.

News Government Manufacturing General
February 6, 2017  

Wynne calls some public sector executive wage ranges ‘unreasonably high’

Could potentially lead to unacceptable salary increases; she didn’t make clear which organizations.