Category Archives: Opines

The Government response to the Canada Post Review

On January 24th, 2018, the Canadian Government finally tabled a response to the Canada Post Review. The announcement was posted after a two-phase process begun in May 2016.[1] The initial Review did not come as a surprise, especially after Canada … Continue reading

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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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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 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. Siân Matthews, chair at Canada Post, has written a strongly worded defense for keeping … Continue reading

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Where is Canada Post headed under a Liberal Government?

There is angst among postal workers on what the future looks like under the auspices of a Liberal Government. Nobody knows where Canada Post is heading now that the Conservative vision of community mailboxes has been nixed. A recent article … Continue reading

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The Future of Canada Post… Parcels

Where is Canada Post heading? Another report about the transformation of Canada Post. This time by By Sean Davidson, CBC News, October 17th, 2015. It is a start but does not go deep enough into the history, politics, or economics … Continue reading

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