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Core inflation inches up

Overall inflation held steady in September. All three of the Bank of Canada’s measures of core inflation inched up last month. With the core price growth holding firm, the Bank of Canada is not expected to cut interest rates this year.

Canadian economics
Quick Take—5 min read

Canadian outlook executive summary

After two quarters of subpar growth, the Canadian economy posted a remarkable gain in the second quarter of 2019. While the headline number was noteworthy, the specific details in the report from Statistics Canada indicate that the performance was far less encouraging.

Canadian economics
—21 pages

Compensation planning outlook 2020: A sneak preview

A sneak preview on compensation plans for 2020. Get key findings based on survey data provided by organizations across Canada. Preparing you for compensation plans for 2020.

Human resources
—7 pages

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Let’s get deliberate about corporate culture

As the working world continues to evolve, corporate culture remains an important focus area for many organizations. Workplace culture can have a significant impact on organizational performance, employee engagement, and the ability to retain and attract talent.

Human resources
—5 min read