Global development

Posted on 3, Mar | Posted by

Woman in front of moving train

With International Women’s Day happening later this week, it seems fitting to share a few recent studies on gender inequality and the value of women’s work around the world.

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Posted on 22, Apr | Posted by

TINAN Number 36 (May 2012)

In TINAN Number 36:

  • New social media tools for real-world neighbourhoods
  • American cities in the global economy
  • A best practices toolkit for economic developers
  • Tackling challenges to Canadian competitiveness
  • Client Corner: MDB Insight helps secure $10 million for Ontario steel plant
  • Resource Review: Think fast…or slow

Posted on 22, Mar | Posted by

TINAN Number 34 (March 2012)

In TINAN Number 34:

  • And the world’s most competitive city is…
  • Workforce development trends: The battle for talent is on!
  • Empowering young workers
  • Crowdfunding local business
  • Global growth in creative cultural industries
  • Client Corner: County of Elgin
  • Company Corner: Ronnie Sanders Joins MDB Insight
  • Resource Review: Lessons from a legend

Posted on 16, Jan | Posted by

TINAN Number 21 (January 2011)

In TINAN Number 21:

  • How can economic developers use social media in your community?
  • Talent is critically important for urban success
  • Jobs and ‘good’ jobs – new employment metrics
  • Testing a model and framework to inform local labour market planning
  • Client Corner:  Waterfront Development – Township of Red Rock
  • Company Corner:  AuthentiCity announces merger with MDB Insight
  • Resource Review:  MacroWikinomics: Rebooting Economic Development

Posted on 16, Sep | Posted by

TINAN Number 17 (September 2010)

In TINAN Number 17:

  • MDB Insight Makes the Profit Hot 50 List
  • Beyond the Global Economic Crisis: Ranking Global Competitiveness
  • Today’s Labour Market: Are Women Falling Behind?
  • Canada’s Labour Shortage: Is Immigration the Key?
  • Metro’s face “New Realities,” According to Brookings Institute Report
  • Application Details Announced for ICCI 2011
  • New Technology Development Program Announced for Southern Ontario
  • Resource Review:  What Women Want

Posted on 16, Jul | Posted by

TINAN Number 15 (July 2010)

In TINAN Number 15:

  • Deloitte and the Council on Competitiveness Release 2010 Global Manufacturing Competitiveness Index
  • Shaping Your Region
  • Russia Envisions Its Own “Silicon Valley”
  • Are You 2011’s Intelligent Community of the Year?
  • Growing Local Food Systems
  • Client Corner:  Niagara Interactive Media Generator Launches New Facility
  • Resource Review:  Rediscovering the Wealth of Places

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