Training Transforms a Region's Economy
- Changing the bottom line. McKenna, Frank // Business Quarterly;Winter94, Vol. 59 Issue 2, p104
Reports on how the New Brunswick provincial government was able to manage its financial difficulties. Investment potential; Use of technology; Importance of attitude. INSETS: How governments can bring businesses in.;The New Brunswick advantage..
- Getting down to business in New Brunswick. Farquhar, Carolyn R.; MacBride-King, Judith L. // Canadian Business Review;Winter94, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p7
Presents an interview with Frank McKenna. View on total quality philosophies in Canada; Application of total quality in New Brunswick; View of education in the province; Pilot projects in the province.
- Editorial Introduction: New Brunswick at a Critical Crossroads. Tremblay, Tony // Journal of New Brunswick Studies / Revue d'etudes sur le Nouveau;2010, Vol. 1, preceding p1
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses spatial identity, political economy and free press in New Brunswick.
- NEW BRUNSWICK: LET'S NOT WASTE A CRISIS. Savoie, Donald J. // Journal of New Brunswick Studies / Revue d'etudes sur le Nouveau;2010, Vol. 1, p54
New Brunswick is staring at a crisis in the making. The crisis is economic in nature but, unless it is addressed with a sense of urgency, it may well make New Brunswick increasingly difficult to govern. The province is confronting a host of economic challenges: a structural deficit, an aging...
- Rural electronification. Salopek // Training & Development;Oct99, Vol. 53 Issue 10, p28
Discusses the economic revitalization of New Brunswick, Canada through the development of its information technology industry. State Governor Frank Mckenna's vision; Creation of a knowledge economy and an Information Highway Secretariat; Hotbed of training design and delivery activity; Creation...
- The Power to Change: A Letter to New Brunswickers. Dennison, Don // Journal of New Brunswick Studies / Revue d'etudes sur le Nouveau;2015, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p17
The article discusses the economic challenges and opportunities facing New Brunswick including the projected population decline, equalization and reduction of regional disparities, and key elements to facilitating or boosting economic development.
- New Brunswick's pro-growth plan. Veldhuis, Niels; Williamson, John; Palacios, Milagros // Fraser Forum;May2009, p11
The article discusses the 2009 budget plan in New Brunswick. The new plan aims to improve New Brunswick's economy amidst the current recession through reductions in personal and corporate income taxes. The reduced income tax rate is expected to improve the province's ability to attract...
- THE ECONOMY: Loggers, Miners, Fishers, and Farmers. Campbell, Kumari // New Brunswick;1996, p40
New Brunswickers count on their thick forests, valuable minerals, fish-filled waters, and fertile soil. These natural resources and the products made from them, provide jobs and keep the province's economy strong. With trees covering 90 percent of New Brunswick, forests are the province's most...
- The Lobstermen's Dispute, and What it Reveals about the New Brunswick Condition. Tremblay, Tony // Journal of New Brunswick Studies / Revue d'etudes sur le Nouveau;2013, Vol. 4, p1
The article offers the author's opinion on the deaths of three lobster fishermen in Tabusintac, New Brunswick on May 18, 2013. He states that these deaths occured within the context of a dispute over lobster prices which was characterized by a strike. He is critical on Keith Ashfield, a federal...