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Winners of Green Business Simulation

The Triple Bottom Line: Telfer Students Participate in Green Business Lab Simulation

During the weekend of September 23 to 25, Telfer School of Management students in the ADM4317 Leadership, Strategy and Sustainability course engaged in an intensive simulation called The Green Business Lab. Read more ›

Published: October 3, 2016 | Category: Rising Stars

Dr. Jack Kitts

Dr. Jack Kitts, EMBA 2001 - Trudeau Medal Recipient 2016

Make sure your patients and their families are at the centre of everything you do. Engage healthcare professionals who are highly skilled and give them the resources required to do their jobs. And build your team of committed and collaborative leaders so that together you can solve problems, overcome challenges and make yours an even better organization. These things matter most to me. Read more ›

Published: October 3, 2016 | Category: Alumni in the Lead

Health professionals in a classroom

The key to reining in healthcare costs in Canada is better health human resources planning

Policy makers, academics, researchers, practitioners and students from across the country with responsibility for and interest in health workforce issues are in Ottawa for the Canadian Health Workforce Conference (CHWC), October 4-5 at the Shaw Centre. Read more ›

Published: September 29, 2016 | Category: Research Leadership


Developing an entrepreneurial mindset

The University’s Co-operative Education Programs and the Entrepreneurship Hub have teamed up with RBC Royal Bank to launch an innovative CO-OP program designed to develop an entrepreneurial mindset. Read the complete article in the Gazette » Read more ›

Published: September 28, 2016 | Category: Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Stefan Sjöstrand, President of IKEA Canada, with 2016 CEO x 1 Day finalist, Maria Poonawala.

Spend the Day With a Top Canadian CEO

Stefan Sjöstrand, President of IKEA Canada, with 2016 CEO x 1 Day finalist, Maria Poonawala. Read more ›

Published: September 28, 2016 | Category: Rising Stars

Ivy Lynn Bourgeault

Ivy Lynn Bourgeault inducted into the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences

Congratulations to Ivy Lynn Bourgeault on becoming a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (CAHS). Fellows elected to the academy are recognized by their peers nationally and internationally for their contributions to the promotion of health science. They demonstrate leadership, creativity, distinctive competencies and a commitment to advance academic health science. Professor Bourgeault and 35 other Canadian researchers were welcomed as CAHS Fellows at the induction ceremony in Montreal on September 15, 2016. Read more ›

Published: September 20, 2016 | Category: Research Leadership

kyle braatz

Kyle Braatz, BCom 2009 - Young Achiever’s Award 2016

When I started at the Telfer School, I didn’t know where I was going in my life—let alone my future career. I was in school because I was expected to be there. My grandfather’s death in July 2005 began to change that. To celebrate and honour his life, I helped found a non-profit organization that went on to raise more than $150,000 for cancer research. Creating, organizing and propelling Typically Canadian inspired me to become an entrepreneur. It led me to realize that what matters to me is building things that impact people’s lives for the better. It showed me my way. Read more ›

Published: September 19, 2016 | Category: Alumni in the Lead

Morad Benyoucef

Designing the future of social commerce

The study of social commerce is enjoying something of a growth spurt of late, and the Telfer School’s Morad Benyoucef thinks the surge in research interest is happening at just the right time. Read more ›

Published: September 19, 2016 | Category: Research Leadership

Magda Donia

‘Symbolic’ CSR engagement not sufficient for employees

A new study led by Professor Magda Donia from the Telfer School of Management suggests that merely engaging in corporate social responsibility (CSR) may not be sufficient for employees: it must also be perceived as substantive in order to inspire positive employee attitudes and behaviors. Read more ›

Published: September 7, 2016 | Category: Research Leadership

Samia Chreim

Samia Chreim is recognized for her studies on incident reporting and leadership

Professor Samia Chreim’s research area is Organizational Theory, which she applies to a variety of fields. Her publications are making an impact in the field of health care management and business management. Two of her articles, published in A-journals, are ranked in the top 10 for the year 2015. Read more ›

Published: September 6, 2016 | Category: Research Leadership