Posts Categorized: Corporate

A FINE BALANCE

The March 30, 2015 release of BC’s Privacy Commissioner’s investigative report into the Spyware debacle in Saanich produced a stunning rebuke of IT policy and practices at Saanich Municipal Hall.  The results of this investigation vindicate Mayor Richard Atwell on this issue and raise serious concerns about what appears to be a major knowledge and policy gap at Saanich staff and Council levels about current provincial privacy legislation. The results also raise another concern for me, a deeper issue that touches…

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Recent Study Released on Gender Equality

CBC News covered a new study released by the non-profit group Catalyst Canada (promoting women in business), that shows that gender equality on corporate boards in Canada puts us in the “middle of the pack.”  As of October 2014, the study reveals that 20.8% of seats at the Board table of companies listed on the S&P and TSX 60 market index were filled by women.  This adds to gender diversity statistics I shared in my earlier blog article, from the…

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