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gc web home2018 Game Changers Awards

Nine awards were presented on October 17, 2018 to deserving businesses, organizations and individuals. 

Check out the winners and nominees of the 2018 Game Changers Awards and watch the Impact video! 

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Halifax Index - Blog Photo (For Social)Halifax Index 2018

The Halifax Index features a numerical snapshot of the past year, including the Economic Growth Plan 2016-21 checklist. The Index has a new look and depth as well. View and download the Halifax Index 2018.

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Sell-Halifax-Homepage-ImageSell Halifax Program

Halifax provides the TLC needed for your business' success: Talent, Location and Cost. View and Download the Sell Halifax Toolkit. 

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Economic Snapshot

Halifax’s predicted GDP growth rate is forecasted to outpace both national and provincial figures, averaging 1.7% between

Source: Conference Board of Canada
Economic Snapshot_SUMMER 2018_GDP

Migration to Halifax remained high throughout 2016-2017 but fell shy of 2015-2016's banner numbers. Immigration continues to increase while emigration remains consistent. 

Source: Statistics Canada Table 17-10-0079-01

Economic Snapshot_SUMMER 2018_Population

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Halifax's GDP grew by 1.7% in 2017, below both the national figures and most of the benchmark cities. 

The Business Confidence Index for Halifax reached an all-time high in 2018, marking the fourth straight year of gains.

 

Halifax Index 2018

Featured Business

Stewart McKelvey

Stewart McKelvey

This month, we talked to Lydia Bugden, CEO & Managing Partner at Stewart McKelvey, one of the largest law firms in Canada.  

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Events

, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saint Mary's University campus
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This program will guide current and future sales professionals in selling in a multi-cultural environment.  You will learn how to influence behaviour and decision-making for improved sales performance and outcomes.  Sell Beyond Borders will position you and your organization for success by focusing on the best-in-class sales skills and behaviors that will deliver the top results.

Communicating, negotiating, decision-making, and resolving conflict are skills great sales people develop. To achieve successful sales in multiple markets, you must learn to use the right strategy for the right place, notice and understand cultural differences, and adapt your style to a different way of doing business.

Contact: Lynn Coveyduck
Phone: (902) 491-6497
Email: smu.ca