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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 23, 2018

What to Expect: Networking with DeGroote Students

DeGroote provides a deep pool of candidates for the business community. Learn what you can expect when networking with our students.

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."

January 12, 2018

The new breed: DeGroote’s MBA program is turning heads with key assets and Toronto on its doorstep

Throughout the past decade, DeGroote has emerged as a major player in Ontario’s crowded and highly-competitive MBA market.

January 8, 2018

Letter from the Dean: Reflecting on our bold reputation and bright future

At the DeGroote School of Business, we're doing more, engaging more people, and reaching further than ever before. 

August 30, 2017

Commerce 1DEO: The perfect introduction to your next four years

"Everyone at DeGroote is rooting for you," says Commerce student Samidha Singhal, who took the course last year.

July 27, 2017

DeGroote Executive Education provides high-quality custom program to City of Burlington

Laura Boyd, Director of Human Resources at Burlington City Hall, says DeGroote Executive Education has had a big impact on office culture.

June 23, 2017

Top 3 Tips: How women can get the most out of mentorship

Elizabeth Naumovski's Top 3 Tips for getting the most out of mentoring.