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August 12, 2015

Fiona McBride, BCom ’84: Destined for New York

Read about Fiona McBride in part one of a series of profiles of McMaster alumni in New York City by Gordon Pitts.

August 11, 2015

Follow those that lead – Tips on Leadership – Part 2

Leadership advice and tips for students from McMaster alumni working in New York. (Part 2)

July 31, 2015

Ray Taaeb, B.Com. ’13: Mi Casalova et su Casalova

Entrepreneur and DeGroote grad Ray Taaeb, BCom '13 co-founded Casalova, a site to help streamline the rental process in the GTA.

July 27, 2015

Follow those that lead – Tips on Leadership – Part 1

To survive in the demanding world of global business is hard enough – but what does it take to lead?

July 20, 2015

Top 3 three traits to look for in the right business partner

Picking a business partner can be a tough decision. Here are 3 traits to look for to help in your decision making.

July 15, 2015

Decades of research digitized and how students can benefit

Innis Library has digitized over 300 McMaster Business working papers. These papers date back to 1970.

June 29, 2015

When on vacation, make sure you disengage

Do you know what you need to do – and perhaps more importantly, what you need to avoid – to ensure that your vacation recharges you?

June 23, 2015

Robyn Baldwin: An integrated life

Robyn Baldwin, B.Com. '05, leads an integrated life full of personality both on and off the job.

June 5, 2015

Michael Forsyth: Experiential learning leads to post-graduation success

2014 valedictorian Michael Forsyth, B.Com. ’14, credits her time at DeGroote for her successful transition into the business world.

May 27, 2015

Big data: The link between innovation and industry lies in knowledge transfer

There is real value in students, executives and the business community to become more educated with the use of data analytics. Here's why.

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.