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Innovation has been on my mind for months, while researching innovative approaches in business, I found Gary Shapiro’s Book, “Ninja Innovation, the Ten Killer Strategies of the World’s Most Successful Businesses”. Gary Shapiro is Leader of the United States Consumer Electronics Association. Shapiro is passionate about innovation and technology and feels that today’s most successful [...]
How Can We Help?
I recently read an article which reminded sales professionals that one of the most important questions to ask a client is “How can I help?” . This triggered my thinking to identify five ways in which we at GB Resources Group (GB) are proactively working every day to help our clients and provide best in [...]
Being Different in 2013!
In a recent conversation with a recruitment colleague she informed me that her Anthem for 2013, is to do things differently at home and at work, this is important if you are looking for different results. It is common for most of us, at the start of a new year to reflect on what we [...]
Waste Reduction and Recycling Facts
Facts about Waste: By the age of 6 months, the average Canadian has consumed the same amount of resources as the average person in the developing world consumes in a lifetime. (Recycling Council of Ontario) In a lifetime, the average North American will throw away 600 times his or her adult weight in garbage. A 68 kg [...]
Plunging Over the Fiscal Cliff
Within less than five hours after the completion of this month’s U.S. Elections, the media shifted focus to the topic of the U.S. “plunging over the fiscal cliff”. Everyone knows that cliffhanging can be dangerous. What does this mean? Why should we care about this in our business? What does it mean? Various economists have [...]
Auto sales increasing – What about demand for steel?
On October 2, 2012 Dee-Ann Durbin and Tom Kreshner of the AP Auto writers indicated that auto sales continue to rise in the US, more specifically 13% versus one year ago as a result of low interest rates, new models, consumer confidence and aging vehicles. Similarly, in Canada, according to The Canadian Press automakers sold [...]
Recycling Creates Jobs
On June 16th, 2012, I was fortunate to attend the “Beyond the Blue Box Recycled Fashion and Art Show” hosted by the Institute for a Resource-Based Economy (IRBE), at the Center for Social Innovation Annex in Toronto. My breath was taken away by the capability of recycling tabs from beer and pop cans. With artistic [...]
Beyond the Media Headlines
On May 1st, 2012 the Toronto Star featured an article entitled “Manufacturing conditions improved in April”. According to the Star, “as the economy south of the border strengthens, we expect the Canadian manufacturing sector will continue to reap the benefits of the increasing U.S. demand for key Canadian exports”. It also noted that the China [...]
Job Opportunities at GB
We are currently accepting applications for the positions of Scrap Yard Worker and Outside Sales Account Representative. To learn more or apply online, please visit our Career Opportunities page.