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Measuring leadership in a global context

Peer feedback could hold the key to improving virtual collaborations Read more ›

Published: August 23, 2016 | Category: Outcomes and impact


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Taking the surprise out of risk measurement

Accurately quantifying financial risk calls for innovative approaches, says Professor Jonathan Li. Read more ›

Published: August 10, 2016 | Category: Outcomes and impact


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Study upends conventional thinking about government grants to not-for-profits

A Telfer School study has found that higher program spending ratios are not consistently helpful to Canadian not-for-profits (NFPs) seeking government grants, overturning common assumptions. Read more ›

Published: July 18, 2016 | Category: Outcomes and impact


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Daina Mazutis wins a prestigious EFMD case writing prize

Daina Mazutis has just won the prestigious international EFMD Case Writing Competition in the “Sustainable Production Systems” category. Mazutis, the Endowed Professor of Ethics, Responsibility and Sustainability at the Telfer School of Management, won a 2,000€ cash award for her case “Newlight Technologies: Plastics For A Carbon Negative Future.” Her case, coauthored with Daniel Day, centres on a California-based company, Newlight Technologies, which developed a way of employing greenhouse gas emissions as a resource to make plastic, using carbon-capture technology. Read more ›

Published: June 28, 2016 | Category: Outcomes and impact


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New University Research Chairholder Craig Kuziemsky says: ‘Now is the time to seize next big opportunity in healthcare innovation’

The University of Ottawa has awarded Professor Craig Kuziemsky a University Research Chair in Healthcare Innovation. Professor Kuziemsky’s research program will centre on the creation of a data-driven framework supporting healthcare innovation driven by collaborative interprofessional teams. Read more ›

Published: June 17, 2016 | Category: Outcomes and impact


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Professors Bourgeault, Saadi, and Dutta honoured at Dean’s Assembly

Congratulations to the winners of the Telfer School of Management Research Excellence Awards, which were announced at the Dean’s Assembly on June 7, 2016: Read more ›

Published: June 15, 2016 | Category: Outcomes and impact


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Innovation to Transform Healthcare: The Massachusetts General Hospital Experience

On Wednesday, May 18, health care professionals, business leaders, students and public servants gathered to attend an event organized by the Telfer Health Transformation Exchange (THTex), featuring Dr. Eric Isselbacher, Director of the Healthcare Transformation Lab at the Massachusetts General Hospital and Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. Read more ›

Published: June 8, 2016 | Category: Outcomes and impact


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Another success: The Telfer Annual Conference on Accounting and Finance

For a second year, The Telfer Annual Conference on Accounting and Finance was once again a resounding success, with engaging presentations and discussions covering several timely topics in the fields of accounting and finance. More than 130 participants from around the world attended the event, hosted on May 13, 2016 in the Desmarais Building. Read more ›

Published: May 31, 2016 | Category: Outcomes and impact


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Body language is a lot more than “power postures” and firm handshakes

Nonverbal communication is often a hot topic in the popular management press, but management scholars lag behind in exploring this important form of communication. A deeper understanding of non-verbal behaviour in organizations would help researchers develop evidence-based tools, which managers can use to address a host of workplace challenges, argue Silvia Bonaccio, Jane O’Reilly, Sharon O’Sullivan, and François Chiocchio of the Telfer School. An article they published in the Journal of Management, entitled "Nonverbal Behavior and Communication in the Workplace: A Review and an Agenda for Research", is intended as a guide for academic researchers, but is also potentially of interest to anyone wanting to navigate what we know about nonverbal behaviour. Read more ›

Published: May 31, 2016 | Category: Outcomes and impact


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Canada and India Business and Education Collaboration

On Saturday, May 7, 2016, the Telfer School of Management Research Office, in collaboration with the Office of the International Research, hosted a breakfast meeting between the Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute (SICI) and the University of Ottawa to discuss collaborative research and educational opportunities between India and Canada. Read more ›

Published: May 27, 2016 | Category: Outcomes and impact


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