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Archive for February, 2014
Friday, February 21st, 2014
Hay Group to reveal findings and insights on Board compensation

Details here. Board compensation in the Canadian broader public sector presents a unique challenge for stakeholders. Organizations must ensure that the level of compensation for directors is aligned to an organization’s size and complexity in order to motivate performance while being fair. Fulfilling all of these requirements can be more of an art than a science. [...]

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Monday, February 17th, 2014
As World’s Kids Get Fatter, Doctors Turn to the Knife

The Publisher Online* Over a long weekend I often pick up a newspaper from London, Calgary, St. John’s, Amsterdam or somewhere else. It provides insight I find interesting and often tweet (see @elongwoods). From time to time I will draw your attention to some of the news and stories that matter and come from independent [...]

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Monday, February 10th, 2014

The Diabloguer responsible for most (if not all) of the comments found on Diablogue is inevitably balanced and correct. That doesn’t mean you will agree. He can be critical and supportive when called for, he is always accurate and he has comments almost every day. Longwoods has re-published selected material from time to time — mostly using [...]

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