Month: June 2016

Going Beyond a Degree at TRSM

University is an exciting time. I won’t call it the best time of your life – because it’s not. University is a stepping stone that will shatter your expectations (in the best possible way), test your mettle, teach you more...

/ June 30, 2016
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Why Diversity in the Workplace is Important

We all know diversity is an important feature of thriving businesses, but it can sometimes seem like a vague concept. At the Business Career Hub, we are firm believers that a diverse team makes for a more productive, innovative, and...

/ June 29, 2016
Graduation lineup

5 Ways to Stay Connected After Graduation

B.Comm from #TRSM? ✔️ Obligatory graduation shot with Eggy? ✔️ . . . . . . #TRSM2016 #ThisIsTRSM #roadfromryerson #tedrogersschoolofmanagement #tedrogersschool #ryerson #classof2016 #eggy #eggytheram #ramily A photo posted by Ted Rogers School (@trsmryersonu) on Jun 16, 2016 at 12:55pm...

/ June 23, 2016
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How the Business Career Hub Supported My Career Transition

Earlier this year, I was one of 430 workers who lost their jobs at Goodwill Industries of Toronto, Eastern, Central and Northern Ontario, due to the organization’s abrupt closure. Prior to the closure, I had been with the organization for...

/ June 15, 2016

Dr. Yuanshun Li: Investigating the Business Effects of Sustainable Choices

Dr. Yuanshun Li Associate Professor, School of Accounting and Finance Ted Rogers School of Management With the causes and effects of climate change continuing to be a growing concern for businesses in all industries, many companies are now using carbon...

/ June 7, 2016

Dr. Pnina Alon-Shenker: Reframing Age Discrimination in the Workplace

Dr. Pnina Alon-Shenker Associate Professor, Law & Business, Ted Rogers School of Business Management Founding Academic Director, Ryerson Law & Business Clinic To what extent do employers have to accommodate the age-related needs of older workers? Is it lawful for...

/ June 6, 2016

Dr. Deborah Fels: Ensuring Inclusivity in New Technology

Dr. Deborah Fels Professor, Ted Rogers School of Information Technology Management Director, Inclusive Media & Design Centre New products and applications are constantly being developed to change the way we socialize, access, share, and experience information. As technology continues to...

/ June 3, 2016

Video: World-Class Learning at Switzerland’s Young Hoteliers Summit 2016

The Young Hoteliers Summit is the world’s largest student-run hospitality summit and takes place at Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL) in Switzerland. In 2016, the Ted Rogers School of Hospitality and Tourism Management sent two students to participate. Brenda Pais...

/ June 2, 2016

Dr. Fei Song: Bringing Social Psychology into the Boardroom

Dr. Fei Song Associate Professor, Human Resources Management and Organizational Behaviour Ted Rogers School of Business Management 2015 Research Mentor The separation of personal and professional interests is one of the fundamental tenets of good business, but is it possible...

/ June 2, 2016

Dr. Ojelanki Ngwenyama: Solving Business Problems Through Innovation

Dr. Ojelanki Ngwenyama Professor, Global Management Studies Ted Rogers School of Business Management Director, Institute for Innovation and Technology Management While Canadians are eager to adopt new technologies for personal use, Canadian companies continue to operate as late adopters, which...

/ June 1, 2016