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August 4, 2022

In the News: The Manipulation of Uber’s Public Image Profoundly Impacted the Lives of Taxi Drivers

The Uber Files leak reveals that the company embarked on a deliberate PR strategy that involved the media, public officials and academics.

July 29, 2022

Intelligence Memos | Addressing Ageism (II): How to Keep Older Workers

Eva Klein, and Leonard Waverman, professors at McMaster University, share their insights on addressing ageism in the workforce.

tyrant hand menacingly holding puppet strings from above
July 29, 2022

In the News: From Trump to Putin: Why are People Attracted to Tyrants?

For our societies to survive, we must take action to figure out the psychology behind an attraction to tyrants.

Businessman massaging his nose bridge, tired of work and struggling mental health
July 26, 2022

In the News: From COVID to the Economy — The Mental Health of Canadians is at a Breaking Point

DeGroote Professor of Human Resources & Management Catherine Connelly discusses workplace mental health in this Toronto Star article.

July 18, 2022

In the News: Does Elon Musk Have a Strategy?

Goran Calic, Associate Professor, Strategic Management co-authors an article in the Harvard Business Review about Musk's business strategy.

Knowledge Lab with Francois Neville
July 13, 2022

Challenges for Female Entrepreneurs Securing Financing | Knowledge Labs: In the Know

Assistant Professor François Neville discusses challenges female entrepreneurs face when it comes to accessing financial capital.

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.