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News, research, and other announcements.

June 30, 2022

Momentum: Moving Forward Together

Discover how DeGroote is building momentum for the future in our 2021 Annual Report.

June 30, 2022

In the News: ‘Comfort is king’: Workers are returning to the office but formal wear isn’t following suit

In this Toronto Star article, Catherine Connelly discusses the shift to more casual workplace attire.

June 22, 2022

Making an Impact on Community

Elkafi Hassini receives 2022 DeGroote School of Business Award for Community-Engaged Scholarship for his work with the Smart Freight Centre.

June 17, 2022

In the News: Nearly Half of Canadian Working Women Would Rather Quit Than Return to the Office Full-Time, Survey Finds

In this Toronto Star article, Catherine Connelly weighs in on a recent report which looks at women returning to in-person office work.

June 16, 2022

DeGroote Researchers Awarded SSHRC Grants to Address Issues Facing Canadian Society

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council grants enable DeGroote scholars to address complex issues facing communities and societies.

May 27, 2022

In the News: How to Stop Employees from Hoarding Knowledge

Unshared knowledge harms companies most by making day-to-day work less productive and employee transitions less effective.

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May 24, 2022

Maryam Ghasemaghaei recognized as University Scholar

University Scholars are considered global leaders in a number of diverse research areas and academic disciplines.

May 4, 2022

COVID-19 Disruptions Have Presented Opportunities in World of Work, Says Expert

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted some ways in which companies and managers can incentivize and engage workers, says Vishwanath Baba.

May 2, 2022

In the News: Workers Push Back as Return-to-Office Plans Roll Out

A return to the office doesn’t affect all workers equally, says Catherine Connelly in a recent Toronto Star article.

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May 2, 2022

In the News: Selling voyeurism: How companies create value from the taboo

A growing number of businesses across a wide range of industries are successfully selling voyeurism to their audiences.

Goran Calic
April 12, 2022

Is Nuclear Power Green? | Knowledge Labs: In the Know

Can nuclear power be considered green? Associate Professor Goran Calic discusses in the latest Knowledge Labs: In the Know.

Haniyeh Yousofpour
March 30, 2022

Tips for Organizations to Manage the Return to Office | Knowledge Labs

How can organizations best manage the return to office? Assistant Professor Haniyeh Yousofpour discusses in the latest Knowledge Labs: ITK.