Month: May 2016

Dr. Sonya Graci: Growing the Community Benefits of Tourism

Dr. Sonya Graci Associate Professor, Ted Rogers School of Hospitality and Tourism Management 2015 Research Mentor Tourism in the South Pacific island country of Fiji isn’t just about beaches, all-inclusive hotels, and swim-up bars; the industry also has to deal...

/ May 27, 2016

Dr. Howard Lin: Building Business Opportunities for Immigrants

Dr. Howard Lin Professor, Global Management Studies, Ted Rogers School of Business Management Co-Director, Canada-China Institute for Business and Development Canada is a country of immigrants, and our shared historical narrative is one of new Canadians finding their footing through...

/ May 26, 2016

Dr. Hong Yu: Improving the Shopping Experience for Older Adults

Dr. Hong Yu Director and Associate Professor Ted Rogers School of Retail Management  Picture a group of friends spending the day shopping at a mall, visiting their favourite stores. Imagine that same group shopping online or through a mobile app....

/ May 25, 2016

Dr. Anatoliy Gruzd: Making Sense of a Networked World

Dr. Anatoliy Gruzd Canada Research Chair, Social Media Data Stewardship Associate Professor, Global Management Studies, Ted Rogers School of Business Management Director of the Social Media Lab Every second of every day, 6,000 messages are sent through Twitter, resulting in...

/ May 24, 2016

Survey & Social Media Analytics: A Dynamic Duo

Donna Smith is a professor in the Ted Rogers School of Retail Management who uses Sysomos social media monitoring as a part of a “Sysomos in the Classroom” program. Professor Smith is conducting research using Sysomos MAP. Here, she shares...

/ May 20, 2016

Final Days in China: Visiting Adidas, Cruising the Huangpu River and Singing Karaoke

As part of Experiential Learning – Asia Pacific Study (RMG 917), a group of 17 TRSM Retail Management students are visiting China for a two-week learning experience exploring the Chinese retail market. The group began their journey in Beijing on...

/ May 19, 2016

Finding Success in Shanghai as a Canadian Expat

As part of Experiential Learning – Asia Pacific Study (RMG 917), a group of 17 TRSM Retail Management students are visiting China for a two-week learning experience exploring the Chinese retail market. The group began their journey in Beijing on...

/ May 18, 2016
Akilah students

Taking Entrepreneurial Ideas Worldwide: Ashley’s Trip to Rwanda

In May 2016, a group of five outstanding female TRSM students travelled to Kigali, Rwanda, to work with students at the Akilah Institute for Women. Akilah is a college dedicated to enabling young women to achieve economic independence and obtain...

/ May 17, 2016

Shopping, Architecture and Tea Culture in Nanjing

As part of Experiential Learning – Asia Pacific Study (RMG 917), a group of 17 TRSM Retail Management students are visiting China for a two-week learning experience exploring the Chinese retail market. The group began their journey in Beijing on...

/ May 16, 2016

A Visit to Hohai University and IKEA in Nanjing

As part of Experiential Learning – Asia Pacific Study (RMG 917), a group of 17 TRSM Retail Management students are visiting China for a two-week learning experience exploring the Chinese retail market. The group began their journey on Saturday, May...

/ May 13, 2016