The results of the Alberta Beef Producers plebiscite are in, and members have chosen to remain with a refundable service charge model. These results are preliminary. More than 1,800 ABP members cast votes with 51.3 per cent voting in favour of the refundable service charge model. Final results will be shared after Dec. 11, following a two-week period when members can contest the results.
- 2018 (439)
- 2017 (539)
- 2016 (440)
- 2015 (338)
- 2014 (327)
- 2013 (324)
- 2012 (39)
Last night, business and association executives, as well as senior public servants, gathered at our annual Crystal Ball Symposium to hear from leading experts on how trends in technology, the global economy and international politics will affect Canadian business 2019 and beyond. In the report, released today, we lay out what we heard over the course of the last year about the environment businesses expect to be operating in throughout 2019 and the implications that has for policy-makers and business leaders. Click here to read this year's Crystal Ball Report.
Come out to Rusty's Roadhouse for a round - or 2, on their new golf simulator! Home of the best pizza ever! Enjoy daily drink and lunch specials.
As a result of the workers’ compensation system review, An Act to Protect the Health and Well-being of Working Albertans established an independent Fair Practices Office to:
- Help workers and employers navigate the system.
- Assist and advocate for workers and certain employers through the review and appeals process.
- Be a place for people to raise concerns.
- Monitor trends in the workers’ compensation system to ensure that it is working efficiently and effectively
Albertans who wish to reach the Fair Practices Office, can call toll-free 1-866-427-0115 or visit fpoalberta.ca starting Monday, Dec. 3.
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada is working on an initiative called Immigration Matters that combines storytelling and facts to dispel common myths about immigrants and refugees, and promotes positive engagement between Canadians and newcomers.
They are also asking organizations to include their #ImmigrationMatters hashtag and use your social media channels to share positive stories that you have encountered of immigrants who are helping to make their communities better.
To view the preliminary webpages and stories they have developed, click here.
PITA PIT CATERS TO YOU! If you like food that’s as good for you as it is delicious, you already know that Pita Pit caters to you. What you may not know is that we actually cater… events, meetings, parties, you name it, we’ll cater it. You can arrange to pick up, or we’ll even deliver it right to you!