Feb 13, 2012 | 5:56Type A WEB EXTRA - Larry Brown on Private Liquor Stores Audio
Type A WEB EXTRA - Larry Brown on Private Liquor Stores Feb 13, 2012 | 5:56Despite the positive experiences here in Alberta (including Rod Love's!) not everyone believes private alcohol sales are a good idea. Larry Brown is the national secretary-treasurer for the National Union of Public and General Employees. This is HIS case against privatization.
Feb 21, 2012 | 52:59Type A Productivity Audio
Type A Productivity Feb 21, 2012 | 52:59On this episode of Type A, hosts Karin Klassen and Rod Love explore work ethic and productivity. Productivity is the key to future growth, yet Canada is ranked 12th among its peer group of 17 countries. How do we pull up our boot straps and get going? And what happens if we don't?
Feb 27, 2012 | 52:59Type A The Debt Audio
Type A The Debt Feb 27, 2012 | 52:59Rod Love has seen the enemy and it is "debt". He was part of the Alberta government that slayed the beast - well at least, temporarily. Like other governments, Alberta is back in the red. But is debt really something to be feared?
Feb 28, 2012 | 8:41Type A BACKTALK 4: Audience Reaction to Productivity Audio
Type A BACKTALK 4: Audience Reaction to Productivity Feb 28, 2012 | 8:41In this webisode, Karin and Rod open the mailbox and respond to some of your tweets, phone calls, website comments and Facebook posts about our episode on productivity. That episode aired February 20 and 24. Here's what you had to say about it.
Mar 2, 2012 | 9:12Type A BACKTALK 5: Audience Reaction to Debt Audio
Type A BACKTALK 5: Audience Reaction to Debt Mar 2, 2012 | 9:12In this webisode, Karin and Rod open the mailbox and respond to some of your tweets, phone calls, website comments and Facebook posts about our episode on debt. That episode aired February 27 & March 2. Here's what you had to say about it:
Mar 5, 2012 | 52:59Type A The Jobs Audio
Type A The Jobs Mar 5, 2012 | 52:59The Canadian employment landscape is shifting dramatically. This week on Type A, Karin Klassen and Rod Love explore the implications of a hot economy in the West and what that means for relations with the rest of Canada.
Mar 13, 2012 | 10:47Type A The Innovators (Web extra) Audio
Type A The Innovators (Web extra) Mar 13, 2012 | 10:47Here are a few of stories and thoughts from Canadian innovators on how to create the jobs of the future and spur the knowledge economy. Included are: Anatoly Dobrovinsky of Gossipz in Toronto, Capt. Tony Patterson of VMT Technologies in St. John's Newfoundland and John Rivenell of Sage Data Solutions in Ottawa.
Mar 19, 2012 | 24:59Type A Grey Wave - Part 1 Audio
Type A Grey Wave - Part 1 Mar 19, 2012 | 24:59The first wave of Baby Boomers has just hit retirement age. Some believe this is a game changer for the Canadian economy. Type A explores the implications of this demographic shift - from the work force to government benefits to health care spending. And as hosts Rod Love and Karin Klassen discover, it's not as bad as some would lead Canadians to believe.