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Natural Resources + Clean Tech = A Marriage Made in Heaven

Mar 27, 2017

Megan Helmer It seems like we hear more about clean tech every day. And I am happy PR Associates has been adding clean tech companies to its roster of clients. Just last week, it was announced that the federal...

Mining and Technology Companies Joint Ventures Coming Soon

Mar 21, 2017

Megan Helmer The resource sector has tended towards insular behaviour. When dealing with fluctuating metal prices, increasingly low-grade ore and rising costs, mining companies historically turn inward for solutions....

Do scientists understand the general public?

Mar 07, 2017

Robert Simpson The American Academy of Arts and Sciences organized four workshops for experts from the scientific community and representatives of the public to explore how scientists currently understand...

Corporate reputation accounts for $566 B of the Canadian resource sector’s shareholder value

Feb 27, 2017

Robert Simpson Corporate reputation now accounts for $566 billion, or more than $1 in every $5 of shareholder value in Canada’s resource sectors according to calculations made using the...

When obtaining social license matters, so does training

Feb 20, 2017

Does training your scientific team to speak plain language really matter? It did for a mining project in central British Columbia, Canada. In December 2015, we were hired to...

Cultural factors that influence trust in science

Feb 14, 2017

Understanding your audience is the key to all successful presentations. For scientists and engineers making presentations to aboriginal audiences, it is critical to understand and be responsive to some...

It’s not the science, it’s the scientists

Feb 06, 2017

Recent studies suggest scientists and engineers can counter growing mistrust from the general public by fostering a culture of explanation. World events have reinforced the increasing trust gap between...

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