Manish Kacker, Associate Professor, Marketing, Michael Lee-Chin & Family Professor in Strategic Business Studies | December 2, 2013
Manish Kacker investigates franchising retention and success strategies; suggesting that it’s not enough to simply lower entry barriers and fees for franchisees, what matters more are franchisor strategies that lower agency costs and develop a stronger franchise concept. more
Benson Honig, Professor, Human Resources and Management, Teresa Cascioli Chair in Entrepreneurial Leadership | December 2, 2013
Internal legitimacy — how employees and other members view their own organization — matters. What happens when owners, managers, and employees disagree on fundamental goals and objectives?
Trevor Simpson, MBA candidate | December 2, 2013
Trevor Simpson recounts his past year with Focus Business Consulting (FBC); running your own consulting firm, developing business relationships through networking events, researching industry trends for a niche company, and presenting a strategic digital media plan to clients. more
Carlos Cabrero, MBA '12 | December 2, 2013
Late nights, and a steady diet of coffee and day-old French fries. Sound like you? Then according to DeGroote MBA graduate Carlos Cabrero you will fit in just fine in the professional world! more
DeGroote Women in Business (DWIB) | November 29, 2013
“The real world isn’t as structured as full-time studies, so being engaged and taking initiative beyond the classroom will always put an individual two-steps ahead.” DeGroote Women in Business co-chairs share their thoughts on the benefits of hand-on learning. more
Leonard Waverman, Dean | November 27, 2013
Is Canada lagging in innovation on a global scale because we don’t create a culture of innovation for our young people? more
MBA Marketing Association | November 25, 2013
On November 6, 2013, the DeGroote MBA Marketing Association (MBAMA) launched the first year of their inaugural event #Trending at the Ron Joyce Centre in Burlington, ON. This year’s theme was “Content Curiosity”, which focused on Content Marketing and it’s role within organizations. more
Hamilton Spectator | November 28, 2013
Marvin Ryder, assistant professor of marketing at the DeGroote School of Business, says the savings of landing a great Black Friday deal can be more than wiped out by the cost of gas, meals and accommodations travelling to the United…
Financial Post | November 25, 2013
An important aftermath of the collapse [of the tech bubble] was the change in risk appetite, notes Manish Kacker, associate professor of marketing at the DeGroote School of Business at McMaster.
CHCH News | November 20, 2013
More and more of us are turning to online shopping as the Christmas buying season is set to get underway. To tell us why it’s becoming more popular, Marvin Ryder, of the DeGroote School of Business joins us.
Toronto Star | November 18, 2013
Mandeep Malik, assistant professor, strategic marketing at the DeGroote School of Business discusses the importance of cultural intelligence and its role in the adaptability of business leaders in international business practice.
CHCH News | November 16, 2013
Marvin Ryder, assistant professor marketing at the DeGroote School of Business shares his take on the grocery wars.
Heenan Blaikie | November 11, 2013
Martha Harrison, a sessional lecturer of strategic management at DeGroote, has been recognized by her peers as one of the 2013 Lexpert’s Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40.
Toronto Star | November 10, 2013
From the moment DeGroote alumnus Tal Dehtiar, MBA ’05, started selling the only up-market shoes made in Africa for western markets, he knew he was onto something special.