Raptors female broadcast team take part in Women in Sport Business Leadership Panel

In this Blog Post, Ellie Beadle (3rd-year Marketing Management student) and Maddy Harris (4th-year RTA Sport Media student) write about attending a virtual Women in Sport Business Leadership panel discussion ahead of the first all-female NBA broadcast. “To all the young girls that are currently watching this broadcast, we welcome you especially. …When we were…

Sport Marketing During the Pandemic

Lucy Trepanier, second-year Graphic Communications Management student minoring in Marketing Management, and Hayden Godfrey, third-year Professional Communication student, share their impressions of the virtual MLSE panel discussion they attended for their Sport Marketing (MKT 829) class: For almost any sport media or sport marketing student in Toronto, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment (MLSE) represents the…

Students discuss their experience attending virtual Retail Week

Now in its 13th year, Retail Week is aimed at engaging and connecting Retail Management students at the Ted Rogers School of Management with members of the industry through networking events, competitions, workshops and panel discussions on trends in the world of retail. This year’s event, which took place November 16-20, 2020, was held virtually because…

Co-op During COVID

While the COVID-19 pandemic may have forced offices to physically close, students in the Ted Rogers Co-op program have still been able to gain valuable work experience with remote work placements at some of Canada’s leading organizations. The Business Career Hub (BCH), which runs the Ted Rogers Co-op Program, has been working hard during this…

Katherine Tran’s co-op placement at the Ryerson Entrepreneur Institute

The Ryerson Entrepreneur Institute (REI) is a university-wide program, initiated by the Office of the Provost, to motivate students to actively discover new innovations and act on them to create new businesses, non-profit organizations or community programs. The goal is to provide students with a rich experiential and transformative learning experience and empower them with a philosophy…

Gaining Work Experience in Sport Business During a Pandemic

If your goal is to achieve success in the sport business industry, the Ted Rogers MBA program at Ryerson University is where you need to be. Located in the heart of downtown Toronto, the Ted Rogers School is surrounded by a vast number of the top sport industry firms, executive leaders and innovative trailblazers who…

Retail Management’s Experiential Learning Trip to Vancouver

Before the COVID-19 pandemic restricted travel and large gatherings, 12 Retail Management students went on an Experiential Learning Trip to Vancouver for a behind-the-scenes tour of some of today’s leading Canadian retailers. The trip, which took place during the 2020 February Study Week, was organized by the Retail Student Association (RSA) and was accompanied by…

Laiba Abid: My Co-op Experience at MLSE

Throughout my university experience, the only question I had for myself every day was “how can I make the most of my time here?” I came to the Business Management – Marketing program in hopes of discovering my professional career path, and the Ted Rogers Co-op program was the perfect way to do exactly that….

How to Develop Your Career at Home Online: Covid-19 Edition

We are told to practice social distancing and only go out when absolutely necessary. Our everyday lives have changed significantly. We are trying to follow our everyday routine from home and using technology has been a wonderful tool. Classes can be taught online, job interviews are virtual and working from home has been mandatory for…

Reflections from HTM’s Experiential Learning Trip to the Northwest Territories

Before the COVID-19 pandemic restricted travel and large gatherings, Hospitality & Tourism students at the Ted Rogers School of Management had the unique opportunity to learn about life in the Arctic by taking a nine-day trip to the Northwest Territories during their February 2020 Study Break. Fifteen students travelled to Yellowknife, Inuvik and Tuktoyaktuk in…

My co-op experience working in Marketing during a pandemic

Starting my first co-op term, I was ready to learn from different experiences within my role, but nothing helped me learn more than the ambiguity I faced halfway through. Working as the Social Media Assistant in the Ted Rogers School of Management’s Marketing and Communications department has been an amazing experience that I could not…

One student’s experience and coping strategies during COVID-19

As COVID-19 continues to spread, schools around the globe are shifting to online learning to slow the spread of the disease. Due to those unfortunate circumstances, Ryerson has also shifted all its services online. All of us are impacted in several ways by the changes, and during this time (more than ever) our focus will…