24 episodes

Todd Hirsch, Vice President and Chief Economist at ATB Financial connects with community and business leaders who have insight into a future that is both exciting and often uncertain.
Explore how our economy and communities can not only brace for change, but embrace the opportunities it creates.

Subscribe today to The Future Of on your favorite podcasting app.

Connect with us anytime at thefutureof@atb.com and listen for bonus episodes where we tackle your biggest questions about the future.

The Future Of ATB Financial

    • Business
    • 4.8 • 35 Ratings

Todd Hirsch, Vice President and Chief Economist at ATB Financial connects with community and business leaders who have insight into a future that is both exciting and often uncertain.
Explore how our economy and communities can not only brace for change, but embrace the opportunities it creates.

Subscribe today to The Future Of on your favorite podcasting app.

Connect with us anytime at thefutureof@atb.com and listen for bonus episodes where we tackle your biggest questions about the future.

    The Future Of - Season 2 Finale. A conversation with community leaders.

    The Future Of - Season 2 Finale. A conversation with community leaders.

    When it comes to the economy, what do you want to see built back better rather than just going back to normal? Post-COVID, what do you think is going to remain a permanent societal or cultural change? And what are you most optimistic about for the future? The ideas shared in this episode will help you formulate your own answers to these questions. 

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    • 36 min
    The Future Of Community featuring Karen Ball and Tara Lockyer

    The Future Of Community featuring Karen Ball and Tara Lockyer

    In this episode Todd Hirsch, ATB Financial’s vice president and chief economist is joined by two guests - Karen Ball, CEO & president of the Calgary Chamber of Voluntary Organization and Tara Lockyer, ATB Financial’s chief people officer. They unpack the role of the social economy in Alberta's overall economic recovery, how to build strong work communities, the role nonprofits play in the community and more.
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    • 46 min
    The Future Of Community featuring Harnarayan Singh

    The Future Of Community featuring Harnarayan Singh

    Harnarayan Singh's incredible story is becoming a staple of Canadian and Sikh culture, perseverance and success. In this episode, we go beyond his well-known story and discuss how to build community in the face of adversity, how to amplify individual strengths among a community, how to build a thriving community around you and more.
    Guest: Harnarayan Singh, Hockey Night in Canada Punjabi
    Hosted by: Todd Hirsch, vice president and chief economist, ATB Financial
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    • 39 min
    The Future Of Adapting to Unwanted Change ft. Sam Jenkins

    The Future Of Adapting to Unwanted Change ft. Sam Jenkins

    Todd Hirsch, ATB Financial’s vice president and chief economist is joined by Sam Jenkins, managing partner at Punchcard Systems.
    Factoring ‘risk’ into Punchcard’s value proposition is just one of the traits that set Punchcard up to adapt and succeed during the COVID-19 pandemic. Sam talks about the traits he and his team drew from to make it through the pandemic, as well as what the future holds for the tech sector in Alberta and beyond. What gaps exist today and what are the opportunities of tomor

    • 25 min
    The Future Of Adapting to Unwanted Change ft. Jennifer Buchanan

    The Future Of Adapting to Unwanted Change ft. Jennifer Buchanan

    In this episode Todd Hirsch, ATB Financial's vice president and chief economist is joined by Jennifer Buchanan, president and founder of JB Music Therapy. JB Music Therapy was built around face-to-face relationships and being centered around its core story of helping clients. When the pandemic hit and in-person meetings were no longer possible and their core story was challenged, how did this organization adapt and find success while still delivering great client experiences?

    • 27 min
    The Future Of Adapting to Unwanted Change ft. Rob Roach

    The Future Of Adapting to Unwanted Change ft. Rob Roach

    This episode begins by answering questions from our listeners. Next, we dive into insights from Todd and Rob’s new book, Spiders in COVID Space. We discuss the unique traits shared by people and organizations that were able to adapt and succeed during the COVID-19 pandemic. By knowing and understanding these traits, you can apply them to your own life when facing unwanted change.
    Hear more from Todd Hirsch and the economics team by visiting atb.com/webinars 
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    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
35 Ratings

35 Ratings

SuraAR ,

Informative and digestable

Interesting and timely topics with knowledgeable speakers as well as great insights from the host! As someone without an economics background I find this podcast great at introducing me to new economics related topics in a very digestible way.

gutv28052780 ,

Recommend

Thanks Todd for new podcast. Liking your first podcast episodes and looking forward to thinking about the future!

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