Upskilling

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New technologies, demographic shifts and global volatility are just a few of the forces affecting workplaces around the globe. 

Canadian employers are responding to the rapid pace of change by looking for ways to build...

Polytechnics Canada is a strategic partner of the Business + Higher Education Roundtable (BHER) in the post-secondary education sector.

Polytechnics Canada is the voice of leading research-intensive, publicly funded polytechnics...

The Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario (HEQCO) is a research partner for the Business + Higher Education Roundtable (BHER). 

HEQCO and BHER are currently working in partnership to conduct...

The Government of Canada is a funding partner of the Business + Higher Education Roundtable (BHER).

Through the department of Innovation, Science and Economic Development (ISED), the Government of Canada...

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Excerpt from an article by Kevin Peesker, President of Microsoft Canada, in The Globe and Mail.


We are only at the beginning of a tech-skills shortage. Canada’s tech industry must work closely with academia and...

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This is an excerpt from an article written by Richard Florizone, president of Dalhousie University and Alex Usher, president of Higher Education Strategy Associates. It can be read in full at The Chronicle Herald

Students have...