Executive Breakfast-Workforce Issues, Economic Competitiveness and Government Policy
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2019-05-15
When: Wednesday, May 15, 2019
7:30 am - 9:00 am
Where: Manitoba Club
194 Broadway
Winnipeg, Manitoba 
Canada
Contact: CPHR Manitoba
204.943.0886


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Executive Breakfast Series - Workforce Issues, Economic Competitiveness and Government Policy

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Topic:

In December, the Manitoba Chambers of Commerce released their 2018 Manitoba Business Outlook Survey. While some of the results were positive (more than 70% of respondents agree that the province is headed in the right direction and almost 60% said their business is likely to experience, at a minimum, slow, but steady growth), their members saw staffing - either retaining good staff or hiring qualified, skilled staff - as a major challenge in the coming year. Other challenges included the rising costs of doing business (ie: business inputs and wages), government red tape and taxation levels.

What is the impact on business? Businesses that suffer more from labour shortages grow more slowly. What are the realities for Manitoba businesses in balancing finding qualified, skilled staff and the ability to pay for it in today's competitive environment?

Join us on May 15 for a discussion about workforce issues, economic competitiveness and government policy with Chuck Davidson, President & CEO of the Manitoba Chambers of Commerce. 

 

Facilitator:
Chuck Davidson, President & CEO of the Manitoba Chambers of Commerce

 

About the Series:

The Executive Breakfast Series, presented by Aon, will consist of a series of breakfast meetings where HR executives will be able to come together to discuss important issues and trends affecting their workplaces. In addition to breakfast, each session will feature a session host speaking for 10-15 minutes on a topic of interest followed by 45 minutes of roundtable conversation with participants. 

 

These breakfasts will be limited to senior HR executive(s) in each company. Executives in Non-HR roles are also welcome to join us. Space is limited.

 

Time: 7:30am: Breakfast
8:00am-9:00am: Presentation and Discussion
CPD Hours: 1.5
Cost (add GST):
per meeting
Member: $50
Non-member: $60
Registration Deadline: Monday, May 13, 2019

Registration is limited.
Cancellation Policy:

This event is governed by our general Professional Development
Cancellation, Refund & Transfer Policy. To learn more, click here

Registration Includes: Breakfast

 

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