Working at Intersol

Position: Intermediate Facilitator, Consultant Location: Ottawa At the Intersol Group, we’re dedicated to forging lasting relationships with our clients. We listen to understand our client’s challenges and share their passion for finding effective solutions. We utilize a powerful combination of process, experience and relationships to help our clients meet their most complex challenges. Our team is expanding rapidly we are

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Why employers are changing the way they think about time off

A “gap year,” in the traditional sense, is a year-long break between high school and college or university in which students often travel and focus on themselves. After graduating high school, I had never heard of the term “gap year.” Sure, I had friends who decided to travel abroad in lieu of continuing their studies but I figured they just

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Stakeholder Engagement in the Age of the Influencer

From town halls to online surveys, there are countless methods to engage and understand stakeholders. You may have noticed in the news recently Elections Canada’s abandoned attempt to engage young people this election season through the use of social “influencers.” While still in its infancy, Business Insider estimates the influencer marketing industry is worth around $8 billion dollars and will

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3 Key Challenges of Online Meetings – and Tips for Dealing with Them

As travel budgets get tighter, technology gets better, and we connect more and more across the country and the world, online meetings have become a regular part of doing business. When setting up online meetings, we often make the mistake of treating them the same way as in-person meetings. But online meetings have their own unique challenges. To keep our

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What is Lean About Anyway?

  Many organizations have had some exposure to Lean Training. A small number of these organizations have actually attempted to apply the various Lean tools. Unfortunately, they often report that their experience and more importantly, their results, have not met their expectations. These organizations are left wondering if Lean works in their business sector. So, what went wrong? The best way

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