research

Why Research Matters

I attended a meeting today that left me feeling sad – an organization that I work with chose to disband their Research and Development Committee, a group of department leaders who, individually, were committed researchers but collectively couldn’t find a way to build a research culture within the institution. Ironically, I was already writing this […]... Read More
census

The Census: Collecting Valuable Labour Market Information

For many of you, completing the census is simply a civic duty and legal responsibility. Many Canadians grumbled as they rushed to complete their surveys before the deadline two days ago. Although I’m well aware not everyone shares my passion for research and data analysis, I was excited (okay, ecstatic) to have received the long […]... Read More