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Institute News

Nov 1, 2018

Diversity: The key to successful leadership

Ivey HBA students learned about the link between diversity and leadership at the Thomas d’Aquino Lecture on Leadership delivered by the Right Honourable Beverley McLachlin, former Chief Justice of Canada.
Oct 25, 2018

How to survive business success

How do you know when you’ve “made it”? Entrepreneur and author Kelsey Ramsden, MBA ’04, isn’t sure you ever really do.
Sep 19, 2018

Ten tips on becoming a better leader

This year’s HBA Leadership Day opened with a panel of industry experts, who shared advice with first-year business students about how to be a better leader.
Sep 12, 2018

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir: “The perfect partnership”

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir delivered the keynote speech at this year’s HBA Leadership Day, organized and executed by the Ian O. Ihnatowycz Institute for Leadership.
Aug 23, 2018

Pushing the boundaries

For Austin Teshuba, the Ivey Summer Leadership Program (SLP) was a game changer, and amplified the importance of diversity in the classroom and in other learning environments.
Aug 10, 2018

Three questions with Canada Post’s former President and CEO

Former President and CEO of Canada Post, Deepak Chopra, was the keynote speaker for Ivey’s annual MBA Leadership Day. We caught up with him to ask him three questions on leadership, disruption, and his day-to-day life.
Jul 25, 2018

Lessons in leadership from MBA Leadership Day

This year’s MBA Leadership Day began with a panel of three Ivey alumni: Pat Horgan, HBA ’82, Vice President, Manufacturing, Development & Operations at IBM Canada Ltd. (retired); Barbara Stymiest, HBA ’78, Corporate Director; and Jon Hantho, MBA ’89, Principal, Janus Advisory Services.
Jul 11, 2018

Ivey celebrates two Order of Canada appointments

Ivey alumnus Jon Love, founder and chief executive officer of KingSett Capital, and Adjunct Professor Tom d'Aquino of Intercounsel Ltd. were appointed to the Order of Canada – one of the country’s highest civilian honours – on June 29, 2018
Jun 12, 2018

Words of advice to the Classes of 2018

Bill Troost, MBA ’75 and President, CEO, and Founder of Peel Plastics Limited, was awarded an honorary Doctor of Laws from Western University at the June 8 Convocation. He addressed the graduating MSc, MBA, EMBA, and PhD Classes of 2018.
May 4, 2018

Making a case for case studies

Ivey is well known for its practical and collaborative case methodology teaching approach. For EMBA ’18 candidates, Vasie Papadopoulos and John Rocco, this way of learning has been crucial for building the understanding and skills required to be an effective leader.