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Mar 15, 2018

The three phases of business analytics

Business analytics is the process of examining large and varied data sets – generally referred to as "big data" – to uncover useful insights in order to help organizations make well-informed business decisions.
Mar 5, 2018

Bridge leadership theory to real world practice

Muthu Chandrasekaran, Senior Vice President, Energy Pipelines at Pure Technologies Ltd., explains how the Ivey Leadership Program (2017) has given him a high level of confidence and a framework to continually evolve as a leader.
Feb 27, 2018

Custom executive education turns learning into tangible change

With many organizations undergoing major changes, such as cost-cutting and disruptive technologies, some are turning to custom executive education to develop management.
Feb 20, 2018

Ivey’s Executive Education Program overhauling traditional teaching methods

Working professionals who go back to the classroom to top up their leadership skills no longer have to endure long hours of dry academic discussion, thanks to Ivey’s Executive Education Program.
Feb 7, 2018

The day "disruption" officially became mainstream

On Monday, January 29, 2018, after years of being bandied about by hi-tech executives, futurists, management consultants, and business schools, the term “disruption” officially became mainstream in the business world.
Jan 17, 2018

Financial institutions should embrace digital disruption, rather than fear it

As FinTech startups gain traction seemingly overnight, Ivey Professor Michael King sees an opportunity for partnerships with traditional financial institutions.
Jan 16, 2018

Become a versatile leader

Alison Tortorice, Senior Director, Legal Services at Cadillac Fairview, explains how her participation in the Ivey Executive Program (2017) pushed her to think from a cross-functional perspective and equipped her with essential tools that she continues to use in her career.
Jan 2, 2018

Modernize your business knowledge

Frank van Poeteren, Sales Director and past participant of the Ivey Executive Program (2015), discusses how the program prepared him for a more senior role in an international setting.
Dec 11, 2017

Applying action learning in executive education

High intensity learning embedded in action and practice has the potential to transform lives, careers, and enterprises, both immediately and in the longer-term.
Nov 27, 2017

A teaching method to ensure maximum learning retention

In order for learning to stick – to actually have an impact on how people do things and make decisions – learning must be embedded in what people are doing and how they do it.