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Farewell to Canada Post’s Deepak Chopra

Deepak Chopra, President and CEO of Canada Post, has announced he is stepping down in March 2018.[1][2] His enduring legacy of Canada Post is that he helped it survive during a tumultuous period. His voice was seldom heard and his … Continue reading

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The Canada Post Pension Plan: the Elephant in the Room

A report on Canada Post’s Defined Benefits pension plan and how it has become the number one issue to the company’s future survival. A look into the problems, challenges and solutions within the most difficult times in the history of … Continue reading

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A Comparison of Canada Post’s Pension Plan

An article by Jennifer Paterson titled, “How Air Canada’s pension took off as Canada Post’s plan sank into deficit.” As found in Benefits Canada — a publication that “is the country’s most influential pension and benefits publication for decision-makers in … Continue reading

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Dr. Ian Lee on the near future of Canada Post

How will Canada Post survive the post-letter era? Dr. Ian Lee took a deep look at the challenges and offers solutions. Ian Lee is Associate Professor at Carleton University’s Sprott School of Business. He published a critique on the future … Continue reading

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Back to Work Legislation Ruled Unconstitutional

The back to work legislation imposed by the Federal Government in 2011 was ruled unconstitutional. What does it mean for the 50,000 workers affected? They feel being short changed again. April 28, 2016. The Canadian Government Act to resume postal … Continue reading

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The Community Mailbox Financial Fiasco at Canada Post

Canada Post announced in 2013 an estimated annual $400 to $500 million in savings by converting door to door to community mailboxes. It was part of their five-point plan to bring Canada Post into an economically stable future.[1] However, a … Continue reading

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The Call for the Resignation of Canada Post’s President

The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation has posted in-depth coverage of the battle between the new Liberal Government and the Conservative appointed President of Canada Post, Deepak Chopra. Sian Matthews, chair at Canada Post, has written a strongly worded defense for keeping … Continue reading

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