Business Council of Canada CEO Goldy Hyder on alignment between government and business during crisis

Watch the full recorded broadcast above.

Ivey professor Gerard Seijts chats with Goldy Hyder, CEO of the Business Council of Canada. Mr. Hyder gives a perspective on leadership character, examines the government response so far, and suggests ways that businesses can help restore economic confidence.

"My members... Many of whom are with hospital boards - they're the ones who reached out to me over four weeks ago and said Goldy, we need to kill the dragon at its head."

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