KPMG recently conducted a survey of nearly 1,300 CEOs from around the world, including 53 Canadian CEOs, asking them about their plans and concerns over the next three years and what we heard provides some interesting insights.
Optimism is high
Overall, Canadian CEOs are confident in the outlook of their organizations and industries, and their ability to outperform against the general economic backdrop. They are embracing technology, leveraging data and analytics, and pursuing innovation.
While this all sounds promising, are Canadian CEOs truly focusing on the right issues and taking full advantage of the best solutions? The significant contrasts that exist from their global counterparts suggest that Canadian CEOs may want to take more cues from our international peers.
The race is on
Clearly, Canadian executives are feeling that the race is on; but it remains to be seen whether they act quickly enough and with the right focus to effectively transform and evolve. Among our findings:
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We hope that you find this report and the insights provided useful and of interest to you and your organization.
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