Calgary experiencing a tech talent deficit

Percentage of workforce made up of tech talent is less than that in most other large Canadian cities, including Ottawa, Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver

Calgary experiencing a tech talent deficitJulie Rubin is president of InnoTech College in Calgary. Calgary’s Business: Is Calgary experiencing a tech talent deficit? Rubin: Yes, I believe this to be the case. Currently the percentage of our workforce that is made up of tech talent is less than that in most other large Canadian cities, including Ottawa, Montreal, Toronto and…

Five questions with the U of C’s Jim Dewald

‘We keep worrying about rationalizing and competing and we've just got to throw everything to the wall. We need a good spaghetti plan and see what sticks’

Five questions with the U of C’s Jim DewaldJim Dewald is the dean of the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary. He spoke with Calgary's Business about the economy and education. Calgary's Business: What did Calgary learn from the recent recession? Dewald: I think we're still in the process of learning and it's a difficult lesson, which is one that we…