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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.
May 4, 2018

Ivey recognized for bold approach to leadership development

Ivey is one of two Canadian business schools that was recognized for innovative strategies to teach and train future leaders by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
Apr 2, 2018

Welcome to my world, says former Enron CFO Andrew Fastow

HBA1 student Sherry Lu wrote a blog about former Enron Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Andrew Fastow’s virtual talk to Ivey students on March 23.
Mar 22, 2018

In the #MeToo era, ethics training gains urgency

In an interview with The Globe and Mail, Gerard Seijts, executive director of Ivey's Ian O. Ihnatowycz Institute for Leadership, says character-related issues should be embedded into all courses.
Feb 27, 2018

Concordia takes all in East Meets West MBA case competition

A Concordia University team won the $1,000 first-place prize at the East Meets West MBA Leadership Case Competition, Feb. 8-10 at the University of Calgary.
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 13, 2018

Speakers challenge HBA students to redefine success

Speakers at the recent Character and Candour HBA1 Leadership Conference challenged students to reposition priorities and redefine professionalism to find success inside and outside the workplace.