January 19, 2022

CANA Celebrates 80 Years!

Congratulations to CCA Member CANA Construction on celebrating its 80th anniversary! What an incredible milestone to accomplish. You can join CANA each Thursday of 2022 as they journey through CANA’s history on LinkedIn.  

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January 19, 2022

Congrats to week 1 winner of the Home Depot January Giveaway!

Congratulations to our week 1 winner Nose Creek Electrical Services!

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January 19, 2022

Opinion: With the collapse of the arena project, what happens next for Calgary’s Rivers District?

via Calgary Herald Over the last few weeks, there has been no shortage of commentary about the collapse of the new event centre deal. Yet, what many are overlooking is the full scope of the impact the latest news has on the Calgarians employed in the design and construction industry and the organizations they work for. Construction on the new arena was set to start this month. Members of our industry were already engaged in work, thousands of hours were spent, and many more would follow. Indeed, so much great work was done by so many. Notably, the development permit...

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January 12, 2022

Establishing the goals for your profit-sharing plan

Many business owners have approached us for assistance in improving their bonus plan, with an eye on immediately learning about the options available to them. But when it comes to something as significant as employee management, you need to zoom out and clarify your goals and objectives before you can determine what the right solution is. As part of our SMARTshare philosophy, we start by spending time with you and asking questions so we can understand your true needs. This approach helps owners transition from feeling they have general needs (e.g. “I want to motivate my team”) to being able...

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January 12, 2022

2021 ACA Report

In recent years, ACA advocacy has led to the reversal of onerous changes to occupational health and safety, WCB, and overtime laws and the introduction of prompt pay legislation and extension of the liens period to 60 days. See what the ACA continues to advocate for and what ACA will be working on in 2022. 2021 ACA Report

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