Underwater filmmaker Mike deGruy has spent decades looking intimately at the ocean. A consummate storyteller, he takes the stage at Mission Blue to share his awe and excitement -- and his fears -- about the blue heart of our planet.
CAMBRIDGE - COM DEV International Ltd.,announced that it has purchased substantially all of the assets of Routes AstroEngineering (“Routes”), a privately owned, Ottawa-based company specializing in the design and manufacture of advanced instruments for space science research applications. ____________________ Education
WATERLOO - Canada's top students in computer science will attend a week-long training camp next month at the University of Waterloo in preparation for the International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI) to held August 14-21 at Waterloo.
Recognized for product, service, and brand excellence
WATERLOO - Canadians have voted Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada as the "Most Trusted Life Insurance Company" in the country based on a Harris/Decima poll commissioned by Reader's Digest for its 2010 Trusted Brand awards program.
WATERLOO Wilfrid Laurier University will proudly unveil the newly named Manfred & Penny Conrad Institute for Music Therapy Research on Monday, April 19 in recognition of the Conrads’ $1-million gift to the Faculty of Music.
Executives Say It Takes a More Than a Month to Fill Accounting Positions
TORONTO - For already-stretched accounting departments, waiting over a month for help may seem like an eternity. Yet, a recent survey found it typically takes even longer than that for employers to hire for open positions. Chief financial officers (CFOs) interviewed said it takes an average of five weeks to fill a staff-level role and six weeks to bring a new manager on board.
REGINA, SK - The Co-operators today announced net income for the co-operatively-owned group of companies of $55 million for 2009, a decrease of 25 per cent from $73 million the previous year. During its Annual General Meeting, which wrapped up today in Regina, the organization reflected upon a year of significant achievement despite a very challenging operating environment.
Pedagogical focus, service and reliability are key attributes in decision to implement Desire2Learn online learning management system
Kitchener-Waterloo Desire2Learn Incorporated welcomes McMaster University, one of the world's leading universities and renowned for its innovation in both learning and discovery, to the growing list of clients adopting Desire2Learn Learning Environment®.
Matt is a sales manager with a computer software company. His sales people have the responsibilities of generating new business by making “cold calls” and following up on leads from potential customers who respond to inquiries that his company receives. Besides making sure that his sales people can answer any questions about their products, Matt has also trained them in the traditional practices of how to communicate with potential customers, how to get them to realize how his company’s products will make their jobs simpler and more efficient, and how to close a deal.
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