Category Archives: Opines

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‚Äôs 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. Sian 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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Canada Post President Defends Blueprint

In December, 2013, Canada Post’s President and CEO, Deepak Chopra appeared before a Canadian Parliamentary committee to defend his blueprint for Canada Post’s future. The blueprint is naturally supported by the ruling Conservative Government, and criticized by the NDP opposition. … Continue reading

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A Review of Canada Post’s Five Point Plan

Canada Post’s Five Point Action Plan is the second iteration of the modern post business plan. The first version, which started in 2008, was unsuccessful and this new one adds the elimination of door-to-door delivery to bring it back to … Continue reading

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