The Future Of Work

Leveraging IT for Culture & Engagement

Leveraging your IT resources to boost staff engagement and rebuild the culture that existed before the recent economic downturn will have a domino effect throughout your business as you recover.

Additional Resources

Ottawa Board of Trade

The Ottawa Board of Trade a non-profit, non-partisan, independent business association, with a MISSION to create prosperity through advocacy, collaboration and leadership.

TEC Canada

TEC’s proven process has helped over 1,400 executives and owners make better decisions. We offer a peer advisory board supported by one-to-one coaching, expert speakers, fast-paced learning and global networking.

Reading Recommendations

Remote: Office Not Required

The classic guide to working from home and why we should embrace a virtual office, from the bestselling authors of Rework

It Doesn't Have To Be Crazy At Work

In this timely manifesto, the authors of the New York Times bestseller Rework broadly reject the prevailing notion that long hours, aggressive hustle, and "whatever it takes" are required to run a successful business today.


Meet Mat

Mathew Lafrance is the Co-Founder and CEO of Grade A,  an innovative IT firm based in Ottawa. In 2002, Grade A was born out of a co-op project lead by Mat and a his computer engineering classmates from Carleton University and Ottawa U. Over the last 18 years of growing Grade A from a student-led computer service to a nationwide Managed Services Provider, Mat’s entrepreneurial spirit and passion for technology have made him a leader in the Canadian information technology space. Mat’s business philosophy is grounded in the belief that happy employees create happy clients.

If you have questions regarding leadership and corporate culture, or want to learn how Grade A does it, contact Mat below. 

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