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Tag: In the News

News, research, and other announcements.

November 30, 2022

In the News: Twitter was an unprofitable mess long before Elon Musk – he might be its only lifeline

Goran Calic evaluates Elon Musk's business approach to Twitter in this opinion piece for the Globe and Mail.

Stacked Lumber and Blueprints at a Construction Site
November 24, 2022

In the News: Gap in skilled trades expected to hinder efforts to close housing gap

Ontario has set a target to build 1.5M new homes over the next decade, but some question if there are enough skilled workers.

November 22, 2022

In the News: Business Leaders Must be Able to Talk Tech

The Globe and Mail looks at digital transformation programs, including DeGroote's Executive MBA in Digital Transformation (EMBA).

November 16, 2022

In the News: Do Dress Codes Still Make Sense?

Catherine Connelly talks to Canadian HR Reporter about how dress code policies should be inclusive and take into account all employees.

October 28, 2022

In the News: 4 Types of Innovators Every Organization Needs

Goran Calic co-authors an article in the Harvard Business Review about four innovation styles that can lead organizations to success.

woman scrolling through social media on smart phone
October 18, 2022

In the News: The Challenges of Transforming Twitter

DeGroote's Goran Calic co-authors an article in the Harvard Business Review about business challenges Elon Musk faces with Twitter.

September 27, 2022

In the News: Canada needs to encourage more youths to pursue skilled trade jobs

Mojan Naisani Samani and Rick Hackett explain students are being urged to enter the skilled trades as the industry faces labour shortages.

A woman "quietly quitting" her job.
September 13, 2022

In the News: The term ‘quiet quitting’ is worse than nonsense

The research by Human Resources & Management Professor Erin Reid is featured in this Financial Times article on quiet quitting.

September 9, 2022

In the News: New ‘More Beds’ Legislation Adds Up To Worse Care

DeGroote associate professor Manaf Zargoush is one of 15 McMaster researchers who wrote an op ed to the Hamilton Spectator about Bill 7.

September 6, 2022

In the News: Are There Other Ways to Give Power to Labour?

Sean O'Brady from the DeGroote School of Business speaks with Amanda Lang on ‘Taking Stock’ about giving workers bargaining power.

Woman counting and calculating budgets on a calculator due to rising inflation rates
August 17, 2022

In the News: Inflation: Canadians Saving Money at the Pump in July, but Food Costs Continue to Rise

While Canadians may be saving a bit of money at the pumps this month, the cost of other staples like food and rent continues to rise.

frontal view of university hall, located on the mcmaster university campus
August 16, 2022

11 Students Named Wilson Leadership Scholar Award Winners

The winners come from a range of Faculties and programs, and their proposed projects align with the Future of Canada Project 2022.