Tuesday, December 3, 2019

It’s Time to Close the Behavioural Skills Gap

As the fourth industrial revolution—or Industry 4.0—takes hold, entire sectors are being transformed by technologies such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, automation and robotics. While it’s easy to envision a workforce where tech skills dominate, the in-demand skills of the…
Thursday, November 28, 2019

The Bedford Group and SalesChoice Inc. Continue Strategic Partnership

November 24th, 2019 | TORONTO, CA – The Bedford Group, a leading retained executive search and talent management solutions organization, and SalesChoice Inc., a leader in AI Predictive & Prescriptive Sales and Marketing Analytics Cloud Solutions, announced a strategic alliance…
Friday, November 1, 2019

The Bedford Consulting Group Welcomes Val Cambre of Teal & Co. As Partner

Toronto/Oakville, October 31, 2019 — Val Cambre of Teal & Co. joins The Bedford Consulting Group as the company’s newest partner offering innovative talent management solutions to the Education Sector in North America. Val Cambre will lead the design of…
Wednesday, March 7, 2018

The Transformational Leadership Series: Rising Through The Ranks 

UPDATE 2019: WESCO International, Inc. Announces Appointment of Chief Operating Officer WESCO International, Inc., a leading provider of electrical, industrial, and communications MRO and OEM products, construction materials, and advanced supply chain management and logistics services, today announced the appointment of…
Tuesday, October 15, 2019

THE CFO EVOLUTION: IDENTIFYING EMERGING ARTIFICIAL INTELLEGINCE TO GIVE YOUR COMPANY A COMPETITIVE EDGE

AI technologies are increasingly being applied to finance. The corresponding shift in the role of Chief Financial Officer is accelerating. CFOs are no longer limited to financial reporting and accounting alone, but rather becoming increasingly connected with all company functions…
Thursday, October 10, 2019

The Leadership Shift: The Effect of Millennials Moving into Senior Positions

Millennials have had a long-standing reputation for altering how companies do business, from creating disruptive innovations to driving changes in the way companies operate.  They have provided a fresh perspective on customer needs and how to fulfill them.  Now, as…
Friday, October 4, 2019

Inaugural golf tournament raises funds for YMP scholarships

Frank Galati, Managing Partner at the Bedford Group joined Mining CEOs in raising money for the YMP Scholarship Fund, a registered charity that donates 100% of its receipts to students. Read the full article here on the initiatives being taken to give back…
Wednesday, September 4, 2019

How Companies Can Combine Intelligent Technologies and Learning Strategies To Accelerate Skills Acquisition and Be More Competitive

Amazon’s recent announcement that it will invest US$700 million to provide “upskilling”training to 100,000 employees—or one-third of its workforce—is a clear sign the future of work is already here. The e-commerce giant has recognizedthe need to help employees adapt to…
Friday, August 30, 2019

The Time Is Now for Executives to Embrace and Lead a Culture Aligned with Intrapreneurship

Intrapreneurship is not new - the concept was invented in 1978 by American entrepreneur and author Gifford Pinchot III, and popularized in the mid-80s when Steve Jobs famously told Newsweek: “The Macintosh team was what is commonly known as intrapreneurship...…
Tuesday, August 27, 2019

How Startups in Smaller Markets Can Attract Top Talent

Startup meccas like Silicon Valley and major markets such as New York City have a built-in infrastructure for acquiring talent, access to plentiful resources for startups, and cultures that are conducive to launching and growing a business at a rapid…