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HALIFAX GLOBAL PARTICIPATES IN CARIBBEAN TRADE MISSION

2010-12-01 Halifax Global, represented by Chris Hornberger, was one of 11 delegates participating in the recent multi-sector trade mission to the Caribbean sponsored by the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) and Nova Scotia Business Inc. (NSBI). The executing agency was EduNova Cooperative Limited, of which Halifax Global is a proud associate member. The trade mission […]

HALIFAX GLOBAL SUPPORTS THE ATLANTIC CANADA LAUNCH OF THE SCIENCE MEDIA CENTRE OF CANADA

2010-11-09 Chris Hornberger acted as emcee at the launch of the Science Media Centre of Canada (SMCC) on November 9, 2010. More than 300 participants attended the launch, featuring a panel of experts, including: Jay Ingram, host of Discovery Channel Canada’s Daily Planet, author and science broadcaster; Dr. David Secko, Department of Journalism, Concordia University; […]

EMPLOYEES AND CLIENTS CONNECTING THE DOTS

Business plans can only be considered successful when the implementation of related activities creates better outcomes for your organization and your customers. By J.A. Cutten Business Voice, March 2010 When employees buy in, their actions have a direct and measureable effect on the satisfaction of clients. It’s very powerful when you can demonstrably connect the […]

POSITIONING FOR THE RECOVERY

Employers need to show true leadership and make some tough calls in order to weather economic downturns by Andy Cutten Progress – Top 101, October 2009 We know that we are in a recession and we know that there will be a recovery. Historically, successful companies survive the “bad times” and thrive in “good times.” […]

PETER MILLEY PRESENTS AT HARRIS CENTRE “SYNERGY SESSION”

2009-09-21 Peter Milley presented at The Leslie Harris Centre of Regional Policy and Development “Synergy Session” on September 21, 2009. What are the various biomass processing technologies to which idled forestry processing facilities can potentially be converted? What are the key conversion challenges to developing a viable ‘green’ biomass/bioenergy business on the foundation of an […]

PICKING THE RIGHT PARTNER

Adding a partner to a small firm, solo practice can be a great thing By donalee Moulton Halifax The Lawyers Weekly, July 10 2009 Smaller firms and sole practitioners know that when the going gets hectic, they usually have no one to turn to but themselves — unless they take on a partner. The advantages […]

ANDY CUTTEN, PETER MILLEY AND RUTH BLADES RECEIVE PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATIONS

2009-06-13 We at Halifax Global are delighted to congratulate our colleagues on their recent achievements. Andy Cutten has received his Certified Management Consultant (CMC) designation; Peter Milley has been recognized as a Fellow CMC (FCMC); and Ruth Blades has received her Project Management Professional (PMP) designation. The CMC designation is the management consulting profession’s only […]

PETER MILLEY TO SPEAK AT BIOENERGY CONFERENCE AT QUEEN’S UNIVERSITY

2009-06-01 Peter Milley was a speaker at a June 1, 2009 conference being held by the Queen’s University Institute for Energy and Environmental Policy. The conference – Energy From Biomass In Ontario: Getting Beyond The Promise – brings together leaders from the energy sector, government and the academic community. Peter’s presentation addressed ‘Opportunities for Transformation […]

PROVINCE FOLLOWING FOREST SECTOR STRATEGY RECOMMENDATIONS

2008-12-02 The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has released the Halifax Global report resulting from the comprehensive review of the forest industry on the island. “We launched this review to assist in determining the best path forward for a sustainable forest industry given the changing global market for wood products and the impact that was […]