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May 30, 2018

A Tale of Three Students: DeGroote’s Commerce Internship Program Provides Important Experience

Students from diverse backgrounds are gaining valuable work experience through DeGroote's Commerce Internship program.

May 14, 2018

Celebrating a global business leader: Looking back on the life and legacy of Dino Trevisani

Dino Trevisani, BCom '87, will receive the 2018 Wayne C. Fox Distinguished Alumni Award.

May 9, 2018

Waverman and Pitts: It’s provinces vs. Canada — and Canada’s losing

"It is hard to portray yourself as a free-trade champion when you deny free trade within your own nation."

May 2, 2018

Show me, don’t tell me: Why some franchisors are more open about their financial performance

Companies that disclose financial reports to a prospective franchisee are often a high-quality investment, DeGroote researchers have found.

April 26, 2018

“This is a different kind of learning”: New course explores intersection of business and community

IBH 1AD3 isn’t your typical business course. Students are learning about community engagement and social innovation.

April 17, 2018

Fair play: Doing right by employees ultimately pays off, according to Isik Zeytinoglu

Isik Zeytinoglu’s research shows that being supportive of workers makes them healthier, more productive, and more likely to stick around.

April 5, 2018

Making the case: DeGroote BCom students look to case competitions for real-world experiences

Showcase your passions, stay up-to-date on trends, and be confident. That's how one BCom student describes her keys to success.

April 4, 2018

Future health leaders: DeGroote MBA candidates are sought-after by top healthcare employers

Doctors treat patients. Business leaders treat patient frameworks. There's an increasing need for both to excel in the healthcare sector.

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.