Global Economies in Murky Waters

NAFTA

A primer on how we got to this state of affairs, and where it may all lead

brainstorming
mass media

Management

toys r us bankruptcy
Firms seeking Chapter 11 protection may want to shop for a judge with plenty of on-the-job experience

Resilience

The episode features Mike Coyle, founding partner and vice-president of Reticle Ventures Canada, and Jim Leech, former president and CEO of the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan and now Chancellor of Queen's University.

Finance

growing investment
Closer monitoring and better quality information give some institutional investors out-sized influence on corporate performance

Marketing

mass media
Low-budget media channels have a surprising way of boosting the effectiveness of big-ticket TV placements

Innovation

SWFTCharge founders
A market-hardened venture capitalist schools a couple of budding entrepreneurs, and learns a thing or two in the process

Global

NAFTA
A primer on how we got to this state of affairs, and where it may all lead

Social Impact

protesting modern slavery
Souped-up supply chains and ghostly governance combine to victimize more than 40 million people

Career Success

Thanks to technology and more open-ended customer relationships, a career in sales has a whole new look

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