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Money, suspicion, and fraud: When client-bank relationship becomes a complicated affair

Financial scandals involving business moguls, well-known political figures, and even famous artists made the headlines in 2017. What is so alarming about the recent scandals, made public through the leaked Panama and Paradise Papers, is that they implicate several financial institutions, including a Canadian bank. Reportedly accepting their wealthy clients’ attempts to evade taxes and, in some cases, even encouraging them to set up offshore companies, some of the implicated banks later on simply claimed that they were not aware of their clients’ wrongdoings. Read more ›


National Bank Elevator Pitch Competition

It was another great success for our Entrepreneurship Bridges Lecture Series, which brought together the co-founders and co-CEOs of Surmesur, François and Vincent Thériault, and the Elevator Pitch Competition presented by the National Bank.  Read more ›


Finding the needle in a haystack of data

Professor Bijan Raahemi from the Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa has been awarded a Discovery Grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) to design, verify and analyze algorithms in the areas of healthcare, corporate finance, and engineering. Read more ›


Inspiration for the entrepreneurial mind

Serendipity was the keyword during the Industry, Issues and Insights event held on September 28. Professor Mark Freel shared his perspective on the challenges and opportunities entrepreneurs will meet during their journey. His perspective contained that not all firms are made equally, some good ones may perish while some others may shine. Read more ›


Telfer Workshop Initiative

Launch of the Telfer Workshop Initiative

The Telfer School of Management’s undergraduate office is thrilled to announce the official launch of the Telfer Workshop Initiative! This initiative offers an overview of post-secondary education in management, as well as professional development training to students in grades 10 to 12, in secondary 4 and 5, and in cégep. Read more ›


Unlocking the Secrets of Big-Data Management

Big-data analytics investments don’t necessarily mean big impact. Two of our researchers from Telfer are exploring how to get more value from big data. Read more ›


Entrepreneurship Foundry

Entrepreneurship Foundry Course (ADM 3396 M) – Winter 2018

The Entrepreneurship Foundry is a cross-campus initiative that leverages University and community resources to help you grow your business venture in a for-credit 13-week long course. Read more ›


Centre for Executive Leadership

New Home of the Telfer Centre for Executive Leadership

To view the official grand opening reception click here! Read more ›


Researcher looks into e-health and telehomecare applications among elderly patients

A first-of-its-kind Canada-wide survey of seniors’ health technology-related behavior. Read more ›


A closer look at entrepreneurship in family firms

Under what conditions do family businesses have more (or less) entrepreneurial fire over time? Read more ›