Finance and Business

Published on Thu, 09/20/2018 by ABC Life Literacy Canada

Teamwork, Time Management, and Presentation Workshops Highlight ABC Life Literacy Canada’s Celebration of Essential Skills Day

Teamwork, Time Management, and Presentation Workshops Highlight ABC Life Literacy Canada’s Celebration of Essential Skills Day

Toronto, ON – September 20, 2018 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ - Today marks the 9th annual Essential Skills Day, a day set aside to raise awareness of the nine essential skills and the importance of workplace literacy and essential skills training. In celebration of Essential Skills Day, ABC Life Literacy Canada has released three new workshops to add to the UP Skills for Work employability skills program.  

Published on Wed, 09/19/2018 by Capgemini

Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Chooses Capgemini to Partner on Strategic Systems Renewal

Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Chooses Capgemini to Partner on Strategic Systems Renewal

End-to-end digital transformation will use Guidewire Core and Digital products

PARIS & WINNIPEG, Manitoba & FOSTER CITY, Calif., September 19, 2018 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ - The Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Company, the largest Canadian Property and Casualty Mutual insurer, has retained Capgemini to guide their Strategic Systems Renewal program to its completion. The program employs Core and Digital products from Guidewire Software, Inc.

Published on Thu, 09/13/2018 by RecycleSmart

RecycleSmart Ranks 12th on the 2018 Growth 500

RecycleSmart Ranks 12th on the 2018 Growth 500

“This award recognizes the hard work and dedication from our team to provide exceptional service. Our drive to innovate is a constant corporate value with several new technology innovations being rolled out in 2019 to our customers across Canada.”

Canada’s industry-leading smart waste and recycling services provider recognized for rapid growth

RICHMOND, British Columbia /COMMUNITYWIRE/ - Canadian Business and Maclean’s today ranked RecycleSmart 12th on the 30th annual Growth 500 list, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Produced by Canada’s premier business and current affairs media brands, the Growth 500 ranks Canadian businesses on five-year revenue growth.
Published on Wed, 09/12/2018 by PRØHBTD Media

PRØHBTD Accelerates Growth with Two Office Openings in Canada

PRØHBTD Accelerates Growth with Two Office Openings in Canada

Cannabis Lifestyle Media and Brand Platform Expands Operations to Toronto and Vancouver

LA-based cannabis lifestyle media and brand platform PRØHBTD has opened new offices in Toronto and Vancouver. The offices will lead the company’s growth strategy in Canada ahead of the legalization of the recreational cannabis market on October 17.

TORONTO, September 12, 2018 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ - PRØHBTD, the leading cannabis lifestyle media and brand platform, recently opened new offices in Toronto and Vancouver. The first international expansion beyond PRØHBTD’s primary Los Angeles headquarters, the two offices will lead the company’s growth strategy in Canada in advance of the country’s legalization of the recreational cannabis market on October 17.

Published on Thu, 09/06/2018 by Natixis Investment Managers

Canada Ranks 9th in 2018 Natixis Global Retirement Index

Canada Ranks 9th in 2018 Natixis Global Retirement Index

“Global retirement security is facing a multi-dimensional problem, as the traditional three-pillar funding model is challenged by 21st Century demographics, fiscal imbalances and monetary policies that are straining resources around the world”

TORONTO, September 6, 2018 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ - Canada rose two spots to No. 9 among 43 countries in the 2018 Global Retirement Index, released today by Natixis Investment Managers. The modest rise in Canada’s ranking is attributed to improving economic conditions and environmental factors.

Published on Thu, 06/21/2018 by ABC Life Literacy Canada

Empowering Indigenous Peoples through Money Matters financial literacy program

Empowering Indigenous Peoples through Money Matters financial literacy program

On Thursday June 21st the summer solstice sun will rise on National Indigenous Peoples Day. A day for all Canadians to celebrate the culture and ongoing contributions of the First Nations, Métis and Inuit to the intricate fabric of our country.

Published on Wed, 03/07/2018 by Advancing Women in Agriculture

AWC Welcomes Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, and wife Frances MacAulay to speak at Calgary Conference

AWC Welcomes Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, and wife Frances MacAulay to speak at Calgary Conference

CALGARY--(CommunityWire, March 7, 2018)-- With the Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference (AWC) celebrating its 5th anniversary in Calgary this month, the invitation list just added two important guests.

Published on Tue, 01/09/2018 by ABC Life Literacy Canada

Ring in the New Year by improving your financial literacy

Ring in the New Year by improving your financial literacy

The New Year is a time for new beginnings and resolutions, and one of the best resolutions you can make for yourself and your family is to become more financially literate. Financial literacy is having the skills and confidence to set financial goals and achieve them using the tools and resources that are available to you. ABC Life Literacy Canada has created a variety of free resources for all Canadians as well as those new to Canada, such as Money Matters for Newcomers and New Canadians. ABC recommends the following financial literacy tips to start the New Year:

Published on Tue, 01/09/2018 by ABC Life Literacy Canada

Money Matters empowers newcomers and new Canadians to start the New Year in control of their finances

Money Matters empowers newcomers and new Canadians to start the New Year in control of their finances

(Toronto, ON – January 9, 2018) ABC Life Literacy Canada (ABC) is ringing in the New Year with Money Matters for Newcomers and New Canadians, a financial literacy program for Canada’s newcomer community. The program, which is taught at community learning centres across the country, helps learners to navigate the Canadian banking system, learn how to save and build credit. The program also enables learners to set financial goals and develop the skills and confidence to reach them.

Published on Thu, 11/30/2017 by ABC Life Literacy Canada

Celebrating a successful first national year of Money Matters for Indigenous Peoples and the close of Financial Literacy Month

Celebrating a successful first national year of Money Matters for Indigenous Peoples and the close of Financial Literacy Month

(Toronto, ON – November 30, 2017) ABC Life Literacy Canada (ABC) is celebrating the end of a successful first year of its national program Money Matters for Indigenous Peoples and the close of Financial Literacy Month. Indigenous organizations across Canada ran Money Matters for Indigenous Peoples workshops throughout the month, helping their learners build confidence in their ability to manage their finances and work to achieve their financial goals with the right tools.

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