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January 30, 2019

DeGroote’s Inaugural 24-Hour Case Competition Spotlights Experiential Learning

What happens when 900 students come together over 24 hours for a case competition?

July 18, 2018

Employees deserve to be treated with civility and dignity in the workplace, says DeGroote’s Aaron Schat

Schat, an expert in industrial-organizational psychology, knows how much aggression and incivility customer service workers face.

July 5, 2018

Leading by example: The Directors College hosts a night of celebration for new graduates, alumni, and award winners

Graduates received their university-accredited CDir designations from the Directors College during a ceremony at White Oaks Resort and Spa.

April 17, 2018

Fair play: Doing right by employees ultimately pays off, according to Isik Zeytinoglu

Isik Zeytinoglu’s research shows that being supportive of workers makes them healthier, more productive, and more likely to stick around.

April 9, 2018

Gaining footholds in finance: MBA candidates secure summer placements at Canada’s top banks

With summer fast approaching, DeGroote MBA candidates are preparing to transfer their academic knowledge to the workplace.

April 5, 2018

Making the case: DeGroote BCom students look to case competitions for real-world experiences

Showcase your passions, stay up-to-date on trends, and be confident. That's how one BCom student describes her keys to success.

April 4, 2018

Future health leaders: DeGroote MBA candidates are sought-after by top healthcare employers

Doctors treat patients. Business leaders treat patient frameworks. There's an increasing need for both to excel in the healthcare sector.

March 9, 2018

The power of points: Alina Nastasoiu says some consumers value loyalty points more than regular currency

Nastasoiu: “I think this speaks to ... our strong desire to keep our options open.”

March 1, 2018

In photos: EMBA candidates gain hands-on experience in the heart of Silicon Valley

DeGroote's EMBA cohort is back from California, and one step closer to becoming global leaders in managing digital transformation.

February 20, 2018

Why even bother trying? François Neville unpacks why some minority groups won’t seek business loans

François Neville: "Overall, there is a disconnect that needs to be addressed."

February 12, 2018

Strengthening the business of healthcare: EMBA physicians invited to enroll in HLA fellowship program

Participating EMBA candidates will be awarded the title of Michael G. DeGroote Health Leadership Academy Physician Fellow.

February 8, 2018

Is the customer always right? Aaron Schat looks at workplace aggression and revenge behaviours

Because the service industry is often tilted in favour of the customer, Schat says so-called “revenge” on the customer is covert.