Winnipeg sees new skyscraper rise to record height
A new mixed-use tower is climbing into the Winnipeg Skyline at 300 Main St. The new tower, owned and managed by Artis REIT and Marwest as general contractor. Concrete was recently poured for the 41st floor and the project’s website features live camera updates of construction progress. When complete, the tower will be the tallest in Winnipeg’s skyline.
Women in technology weigh in on hiring trends
A survey of Canadian women working in technology released today by SAP Canada found that 44 per cent of respondents agree that technology companies do not want to hire women. Due to the pandemic, nearly half (48 per cent) of women in technology agree that their career growth or goals have been stunted, higher than those not in the technology sector (31 per cent). Over half (53 per cent) of younger generations are more likely to agree that their career growth or goals have been stunted than older generations (37 per cent). But women in technology are more likely to agree they feel supported by their company (63 per cent versus 51 per cent in non-technology roles) and feel more productive (54 per cent versus 33 per cent in non-technology roles).
Coldwell Banker assesses luxury real estate
Coldwell Banker Complete Real Estate announces the release of The Report: 2021 Global Luxury Market Insights, an analysis of emerging luxury markets and buyers across North America. In the Canadian section, Calgary was noted as one of the Canadian markets to watch in 2021.