Skip Breadcrumb Links  
Commercial Advice Centre > Industry Expertise > Business & Professional Services > Who Turned Out the Lights? – Engineering

Who Turned Out the Lights? – Engineering

Who turned out the lights? – Engineering

There’s no doubt that the downturn has been widespread and hard–hitting. According to Statistics Canada, the Canadian economy contracted at an annualized rate of 5.4% in the first quarter of 2009 and 1.4% in that quarter alone, the worst quarterly performance since 1991.

While the numbers are indeed bleak, a change has begun. Though the world remains in a recession and many firms continue to struggle, signs of recovery are expected to emerge later this year. Firms that are able to align their business strategies with these emerging opportunities — and retain their key talent during the lean times — could see extraordinary growth in the months ahead.

In this article, you'll learn about:

  • Opportunities for growth — a closer look
  • Look for an increase in P3 arrangements
  • The leading edge of green
  • and more ...
 
 

Download the Guide

To download this article and to subscribe to RBC Business Insights communications, please provide your e-mail address. You may unsubscribe from RBC Business Insights communications at any time.

Continue

 
 

Talk to a Specialist

Contact an account manager knowledgeable in your industry today!