One thing is clear in today’s labour market: the right skills are in high demand. The competition to attract, retain and retrain the right talent is fierce – but how do we prepare for the next generation of jobs? Who will be the winners in the job search market? How can we adequately supply businesses with the right talent 

Enter Goldy Hyder 

On this episode, we sit down with the Business Council of Canada President and CEO to unpack 

  • What role can career education play in equipping the workforce 
  • The importance of retraining your employees 
  • The skills that all CEOs are asking for, and the skills that are making a comeback 

And much more 

About Goldy Hyder

Goldy Hyder is President and CEO of the Business Council of Canada, a non-partisan association composed of the chief executives and entrepreneurs of Canada’s leading companies. Previously he was President & CEO of Hill+Knowlton Strategies (Canada). Earlier in his career he served as director of policy and chief of staff to The Right Honourable Joe Clark, former prime minister and leader of the then federal Progressive Conservative Party.  

Mr. Hyder is a member of the Board of Directors of Open Text Corporation, and he serves in many charitable and non-profit organizations, including as a member of the advisory council of the Coalition for a Better Future, as board member of the Business + Higher Education Roundtable and as advisory board member of Catalyst Canada. He is a regular commentator in the Canadian media on business, politics and public policy. He is also the host of the “Speaking of Business” podcast, which features interviews with Canadian innovators, entrepreneurs and business leaders. 

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