Tag: Human Resources & Management

News, research, and other announcements.

August 22, 2023

In The News: Why We All Might Want to Bring a Bit of Barbie to Work

Associate Professor Trish Ruebottom explores the impact of the Barbie movie's message on the workplace with The Globe and Mail.

August 16, 2023

In The News: Does Lower Trust In The Workplace Lead To Lower Productivity?

Professor Erin Reid discusses the relationship between trust and productivity in the workplace with the Human Resources Director.

June 2, 2023

In the News: Even High-Wage Temporary Foreign Workers are at Risk of Exploitation

Catherine Connelly wrote an op-ed for The Hill Times that explains why high-wage TFWs are frequently overlooked but still need protections.

June 1, 2023

Enduring Work: Experiences with Canada’s Temporary Foreign Worker Program

A Q&A with DeGroote Professor Catherine Connelly on the Temporary Foreign Worker program and her new book.

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April 19, 2023

In the News: Toronto Company Ada Support Using AI to Fully Automate Customer Service Calls

Sean O’Brady spoke with the Globe and Mail's Technology Reporter about using AI to automate customer service jobs.

April 18, 2023

Your Used Clothing Donation May be Doing More Harm Than Good

A DeGroote professor is investigating environmental impacts and factors driving the entrepreneurship associated with circular fashion.

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March 30, 2023

In the News: How AI is Changing the Jobs of Call Centre Workers

Sean O’Brady spoke with the Globe and Mail's Future of Work Reporter about how AI is changing the nature of call-centre jobs.