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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.

January 31, 2018

Play ball: McMaster World Congress will showcase links between sports, business, and technology

DeGroote's Nick Bontis believes the Congress embodies “exactly what experiential learning is all about."

January 22, 2018

Divergent in the workplace: Maggie Cheng looks at what pop culture can teach us about hiring

Maggie Cheng: "Are we attempting to differentiate employees based on stereotypes so that we can control them?"

January 17, 2018

Flash sale: Sourav Ray examines the ups and downs of pricing on everyday electronics

Sourav Ray: "I study how prices change, and that is always a hot topic with the public."