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May 22, 2015

What’s the big deal about big data?

Simply put, big data (and the technologies that surround it) means big impact, big challenges and big opportunities.

May 21, 2015

Running, leadership and business

Running, leadership, and business. From food executive to running inspiration, John Stanton discusses how running changed his life.

May 18, 2015

Top 3 Tips for becoming emotionally empowered

Being emotionally empowered at work lends to greater stability and security. Endless possibilities exist when we employ that armour.

May 8, 2015

Top 5 tips for digital media buying

Jordan Whalen, BCom '08, shares his tips on media buying.

May 7, 2015

Rick Neuman: Sharp turn into data

Rick Neuman went from thinking his career would be in finance to a career in marketing, thanks to MARS Apprentice and emerging technology in the workplace.

May 1, 2015

Purpose is how we do business and how we do business transforms the world.

Our value and responsibility to business and society is to foster new knowledge that is significant to today and tomorrow.

April 22, 2015

From the necktie to Olympic medal

Jeremiah Brown, BCom ’07, shares his journey on becoming an Olympian and how it has changed the course of his life.

April 22, 2015

Risk and time preference in financial economics

The two preferences central to financial economics are risk preference and time preference.

April 20, 2015

Top 3 Tips for how to de-stigmatize mental health in the workplace

Issues with psychological well-being keep us absent from work more than any other chronic condition in Canada.

April 14, 2015

Steve Wilson: A career of goals set and met, with one to go

Steve Wilson, BCom '85, demonstrates that making goals and striving to achieve them make for a fruitful career.