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When Research Can Lead to a New Career (from Finance to Corporate Social Responsibility)

By Colin Kee The Schulich International Case Competition which focusses on mining-related topics, happens each November. This was the competition that would change the course of my career; I was part of the TRSM team that made the finals last year. In preparation for the case competition, we were coached by Professor Kernaghan Webb and […]

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Creating Positive Change – Are Nonprofits Rising to the Challenge?

By Neva Lazarova When I think of the concept of ‘school’, I often remember Pink Floyd’s song “Another Brick in the Wall”; the lyrics “We don’t need no education” and “We don’t need no thought control” stand out in my mind.  I have always been concerned that education could, to a large extent, destroy individuality and […]

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Ryerson MBA students value CSR and business ethics

By Andra Popescu The idea of the Ryerson MBA Oath first started as a discussion in the MBA-MTI Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility class on December 2nd, 2010.  A group of 30 students, led by Shane Saunderson, the President of the MBA Student Association at the time, began discussing the motivation behind such an oath […]

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Ryerson University – Canada’s Entrepreneurial Stronghold

By Paul Connor Entrepreneurship is critical to the Canadian economy.  Canadians are excellent inventors, driven by the challenges of distance, environment, and resource extraction industries to create home-grown solutions where large corporations cannot. The diverse list of Canadians’ inventions, from peanut butter to walkie-talkies to standard time, always surprises people who don’t know Canada.  But […]

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Reflections from my Doctoral Research Journey

By Dr. Ken Grant In common with several other mid-career academics at the Ted Rogers School of Management (TRSM), I have been doing my doctorate part-time (at Henley Business School in the United Kingdom), while working at TRSM and, happily (and to my wife’s great relief), I have now been awarded my Doctorate of Business […]

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