The need to nurture a skills economy

We can’t talk about the future of work without also talking about the future of education

The need to nurture a skills economyBy Nobina Robinson and Daniel Komesch Polytechnics Canada  When leaders of the world’s seven most advanced economies meet on June 8 and 9 in Charlevoix, Que., the top-line agenda item will be preparing for the jobs of the future. What exactly does this agenda item mean for the Canadian workers, students and employers? The proliferation…

Four reasons to choose an MBA for your postgrad education

An MBA degree is the perfect postgraduate study option for anybody looking to break into the business industry

Four reasons to choose an MBA for your postgrad educationToday, there is a huge choice of career options to consider along with a wide field of educated people to compete against for the various positions available. With so many different career choices to consider, choosing the right postgrad program is an essential for anybody looking to embark on their professional pathway. However, this can…

The personal quest for knowledge should never end

Curiosity is the one human attribute that should always be indulged and stimulated

The personal quest for knowledge should never endNow that the kids are settled in school, it’s time to think of the rest of us. The calendar tells us that January is the start of a new year but it’s really fall that offers the best chance for a fresh start. That’s especially true when it comes to education. For anyone who considered…