Media Hits

Media stories featuring expert commentary by Goodman School of Business faculty and staff.

Cannabis Retailing
July 11, 2018

Read The Conversation: Provinces Prepare to Push Pot

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Goodman Lemonade
June 14, 2018 – June 15 2018

Watch the CHCH Coverage: Youngsters learn math at a lemonade stand
Read The Niagara Falls Review: Youngsters learn math at a lemonade stand

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Stanley Cup PRedictor
June 13, 2018

Listen to CBC Radio: Mysterious link between Stanley Cup finals and Canada’s Stock Market

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EBOLA OUTBREAK
May 28, 2018

Read The Conversation: Stopping the Ebola outbreak before it goes viral

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Stock Market
May 24, 2018

Read The Conversation: Hoping for a bullish stock market? Cheer for the Washington Capitals

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Jury Duty

May 22, 2018

Read The Conversation: Crime doesn’t pay, but jury duty should
Read Global News: Crime doesn’t pay, but jury duty should

 

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Bomb Shelters Matter

May 10, 2018

Read The Conversation: Israeli rocket experience shows bomb shelters matter as much as interceptors

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Aircraft Carriers

May 4, 2018

Read The Conversation: Alternative endings to the first aircraft carrier battle

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Civil Defenses Op-Ed

May 3, 2018

Read The Conversation: Rocket defense needs iron dome and concrete rooms

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Retailing Cannabis

May 1 – May 6 2018

Read The Conversation: Buying pot in Ontario in 2018 will be like buying booze in 1928
Read The Conversation: Buying pot in will be like a blast from the past

Michael Armstrong was interviewed on 1310 NEWS (Ottawa) as a follow up to his article on the legalization of marijuana in The Conversation.

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Retailing Cannabis

April 30, 2018

Read The Spectator: Ontario Cannabis Retailing Modern Quality
Read the Niagara Falls Review: Ontario Cannabis Retailing Modern Quality
Read the Standard: Ontario Cannabis Retailing Modern Quality
Read the Welland Tribune: Ontario Cannabis Retailing Modern Quality

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Professor looks at Israel’s Iron Dome Interceptor

April 15, – April 16, 2018

Read the article: As missiles fly, a look at Israel’s Iron Dome interceptor
Read the newspaper: As missiles fly, look at Israel’s Iron Dome interceptor

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Researchers gear up for cannabis legalization

April 5 – April 12, 2018

Listen to 610 CKTB: Researchers gear up for cannabis legalization
Listen to AM 900 CHML: Researchers gear up for cannabis legalization
Read the article: Researchers gear up for cannabis legalization

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Pawternity Leave

April 9, 2018

Listen to NEWS 957: Sheldon Macleod Show interviews Goodman Professor about Pawternity Leave (no link available)

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Iron Dome

April 7, 2018

Read the article: Iron Dome – Neither a ‘Bluff’ nor the ‘End of Rockets’

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Researchers gear up for cannabis legalization

April 5, 2018

Read the article: Researchers gear up for cannabis legalization

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Women in Business

April 4, 2018

Listen to iHeartRadio: Brock’s Goodman School of Business Hosting Panel on Women in Business (Shawna Chen)
Listen to iHeartRadio: Brock’s Goodman School of Business Hosting Panel on Women in Business (Mishka Balsom – no link available)

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Brock students sleeping outside for 5 days to raise awareness of homelessness

March 13, 2018 – March 14, 2018

Read the article: Brock students sleeping outside for 5 days to raise awareness of homelessness
Watch CHCH news coverage: Brock students sleeping outside for 5 days to raise awareness of homelessness

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5 Days for the Homeless

March 12, 2018

Watch: 5 Days for the Homeless (Youtube)
Watch: 5 Days for the Homeless (YourTV)

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Brock students reaching out for homelessness campaign

March 11, 2018 – March 12, 2018

Read the article: Brock students reaching out for homelessness campaign
Listen to the interview: Brock students reaching out for homelessness campaign

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CEO for a day program provides lessons learned for a lifetime

March 11, 2018

Read the article: Oliva Poulin learns lessons from program CEOx1Day that will last a lifetime

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Brock students to experience homelessness for 5 days

March 9, 2018

Read the article: Brock students to experience homelessness for 5 days

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BROCK STUDENTS TO SLEEP OUTSIDE FOR 5 DAYS FOR HOMELESSNESS

March 8, 2018

Listen to the Radio interview: BROCK STUDENTS TO SLEEP OUTSIDE FOR 5 DAYS FOR HOMELESSNESS

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PeT-Friendly Workplaces

March 2, 2018

Read the article: Demand for pet-friendly workplaces growing

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Brock University offers Aboriginal governance course on Island

February 28, 2018

Read the article: Brock University offers Aboriginal governance course on Island

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A New Study Says Business Loans Help Startups Grow. Personal Loans Don’t

February 27, 2018

Read the article in Forbes Magazine: A New Study Says Business Loans Help Startups Grow. Personal Loans Don’t
Read the article in PR Newswire: A New Study Says Business Loans Help Startups Grow. Personal Loans Don’t

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Brock student selected for national CEO shadow program

February 27, 2018

Read the article: Olivia Poulin selected for national CEOx1Day program

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Dragons’ Den auditions to be held in Niagara Falls on March 24

February 27, 2018

Read the article: Dragons’ Den auditions held on March 24

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Can government-approved pot beat street weed?

February 14, 2018

Read the article: Can government-approved pot beat street weed?

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Waiting times

February 13, 2018

Listen to the radio: The good waiting times Episode 36

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Can government-approved pot beat street weed?

February 13, 2018

Read the article: Can government-approved pot beat street weed?

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When Fluffy wants Mommy: The growing demand for pet-friendly workplaces

February 5, 2018 – February 6, 2018

Read the article: When Fluffy wants Mommy: The growing demand for pet-friendly workplaces

Read the online publication: When Fluffy wants Mommy: The growing demand for pet-friendly workplaces

Listen to ABC Radio Perth: When Fluffy wants Mommy: The growing demand for pet-friendly workplaces (link unavailable)

Listen to CJAD 800 – Montreal: When Fluffy wants Mommy: The growing demand for pet-friendly workplaces (link unavailable)

Listen: When Fluffy wants Mommy: The growing demand for pet-friendly workplaces  (link unavailable)

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Why Canada’s pot stock boom just doesn’t add up

February 2, 2018

Read the article: Why Canada’s pot stock boom just doesn’t add up (subscribers only)

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Doctor’s surgery wait times could be reduced using mathematics, professor says

January 30, 2018

Listen to the radio conversation: Doctor’s surgery wait times could be reduced using mathematics, professor says

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17 medals for Goodman students at DECA

January 25, 2018

Read the article: 17 Medals for Goodman students at DECA

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Ontario’s cannabis business plans take root

January 25, 2018

Read the article: Ontario’s Cannabis business plans take root

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Around half of all doctors appointments start late, studies find

January 23, 2018 – January 24, 2018

Read the article: Around half of all doctors appointments start late, studies find
Read the article: Half of all doctor’s appointments start late, but how can the problem be fixed?
Read the article: Around half of all doctors’ appointments start late: Studies

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Brock students attend business competition

January 23, 2018

Read the article: Brock students attend business competition

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Why can’t medical appointments ever be on time?

January 23, 2018

Listen to the audio: Why can’t medical appointments ever be on time?

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Will you have to wait for your doctors appointment?

January 23, 2018

Read the article: Why you ALWAYS have to wait for your doctor’s appointment: Insiders reveal most clinics deliberately schedule everything too early

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Is your 10:30 medical appointment really for 11:15?

January 22, 2018

Read the online article: Is your medical appointment really for 11:15?
Read the newspaper article: Is your medical appointment really for 11:15?

 

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Out in the cold: Sears staff, retirees live amid uncertainty

January 2, 2018

Read the article: Sears staff, retirees live amid uncertainty

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Brock Students in “Monster Pitch”

January 1, 2018

Listen to the podcast: Newstalk 610 CKTB talks to Dean Andrew Gaudes about Monster Pitch opportunity for students

Opinion: Nova Scotia opts for pot control over trade

December 11, 2017

Read the article: Nova Scotia opts for pot control over trade

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As pot becomes legal, parallels drawn to the waning days of alcohol prohibition

December 7, 2017

Read the article: As pot becomes legal: parallels drawn to the waning days

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Student Grades: How confidence can hinder success

December 7, 2017

Read the article: Student Grades – How confidence can hinder success
Read the article: Student Grades – How confidence can hinder success
Read the article: Student Grades – How confidence can hinder success

 

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Bitcoin

December 1, 2017

Listen to the radio clip: (not available)

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Brock Alumnus donates new co-op interview room

November 28, 2017

Read the article: Brock Alumnus donates new co-op interview room

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Monster Pitch

November 28, 2017

Read the article: Brock’s seventh annual Monster Pitch event

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Alberta’s cannabis plan SUPPORTS business prospects

November 23, 2017

Read the online publication: Alberta’s cannabis plan supports business prospects, mostly
Read the online publication: Alberta’s cannabis plan supports business prospects, mostly

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Deloitte donates $250,000 for classroom

November 23, 2017

Read the article: Deloitte donates $250,000 for state-of-the-art classroom

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Former “Dragon” joins Brock’s Monster Pitch Panel

November 22, 2017

Read the article: David Chilton joins panel of judges for Brock’s Monster Pitch

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Quebec’s plan for cannabis sales has pros and cons

November 16, 2017

Read the article: Opinion – Quebec’s plan for cannabis sales has pros and cons

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GAP Year

November 16, 2017

Read the article: Eight ways to make the most of your gap year

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Branding is essential for cannabis companies

November 14, 2017

Read the article: Where’s the weed – Branding is essential
Read the article: Weed branding is a key issue with legalization
Read the article: Weed branding is a key issue with legalization

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Sears Canada tarnishes the gold standards of pensions

November 8, 2017

Read the article: Gold standard has been tarnished by Sears Canada

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Armstrong: Let pot producers brand and market their legal weed

November 10, 2017

Read the Ottawa Citizen: Branding must be part of legal marijuana industry
Read the Montreal Gazette: Branding must be part of legal marijuana industry

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Sears Canada tarnishes the gold standards of pensions

November 7, 2017

Read the article: Gold standard has been tarnished by Sears Canada

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Pensions now tarnished; some unions might consider prioritizing other BENEFITS

November 4, 2017

Read the article: Pensions – gold standard has become tarnished

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Opinion: Ottawa should update pension bankruptcy laws

October 30, 2017

Read the article: Ottawa should update pension bankruptcy laws

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Ransomware like Bad Rabbit is big business

October 26, 2017

Read the newspaper article: Ransomware like bad rabbit is big business
Read the online publication: Ransomware like bad rabbit is big business

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Could the Charge of the Light Brigade have worked?

October 22, 2017 – October 23, 2017

 

Read the newspaper article: Could the charge of the light brigade have worked?
Read the online publication: Could the charge of the light brigade have worked?

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Tailoring the customer experience boosts online sales

October 10, 2017

Read the newspaper article: Tailoring the customer experience boosts online sales
Read the online publication: Tailoring the customer experience boosts online sales

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Missile interception from Yemen to the South China Sea

October 10, 2017

Read the newspaper article: Missile interception from Yemen
Read the online publication: Missile interception from Yemen

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Digital Currency versus Cash

August 1, 2017

Listen to the radio: Using digital currency

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Tongue twister wine names

July 25, 2017

Read the article: Tongue twister names sell more wines says Brock research

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Op-Ed: Fair Pay for jurors

July 19, 2017 – July 31, 2017

Read the online article: Guest column: province should pay jurors fairly
Read the online article: Province should pay jurors fairly
Listen to the radio: How much should jurors be paid?
Read the newspaper article: Jurors deserve at least minimum wage
Read the newspaper article: Jurors deserve at least minimum wage

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Online shopping and Google

July 12, 2017

Read the newspaper article: Online shopping retailers seek visibility in face of google control
Read the online article: Online shopping retailers seek visibility in face of google control
Read the online article: Online shopping retailers seek visibility in face of google control

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Experiential Learning

June 29, 2017

Read the online article: Goodman business students help alumnus launch new footgolf course
Read the online article: Footgolf digging its heels into Niagara

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Brand EVANGELISM

June 29, 2017 – July 3, 2017

Read the article: How brands turn customers into devoted followers
Read the article: Turning customers into devoted followers

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BUsiness ethics and financial performance

June 28, 2017

Read the article: Business Ethics and Financial Performance
Read the newspaper article: Memo to Gordon Gekko: Ethics, not greed, boost profits

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Real Estate Market

June 15, 2017

Read the article: Niagara home buyer feeding frenzy slowing down

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Goodman Lemonade

May 29, 2017

Read the article: Brock teaches business lemonade future to entrepreneurs
Listen to the radio: Goodman Lemonade
Read the article: Early exercise in entrepreneurship pays off

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Convo Plate

May 18, 2017

Read the article: Dinner table chats for youth mental health

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Decanal Annoucement

May 11, 2017

Read the article: Andrew Gaudes heads east to take over as Goodmans Dean
Read the article: People on the move: Andrew Gaudes

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BIG DATA IN HIGHER EDUCATION

April 17, 2017

Read the article: Big data: Transcending disciplines in higher education

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GOODMAN DEAN ANNOUNCED

April 13, 2017

Read the article: Andrew Gaudes heads east to take over as Goodman’s dean (The Globe and Mail)

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Monster Pitch

April 3, 2017

Read the article: Biz whizzes make monster pitch
Read the article: Biz whizzes make monster pitch
Read the article: Biz whizzes make monster pitch
Read the article: Student David Lisi wins monster pitch competition

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Big Data

March 30, 2017

Read the article: Big data transcending disciplines in higher education

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Whisky

March 28, 2017

Read the article: Canadian whisky heritage center fights axe

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THE VALUE OF “SOMEWHERENESS” FOR EXPERIENCE GOODS

March 28, 2017

Read the article: Canadian whisky heritage centre fights axe

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5 Days for the Homeless

March 15 – March 22, 2017

Read the article: Students to advocate for homeless communities
Read the article: Students sleep outside to raise awareness of youth homelessness in Niagara
Read the article: Students to advocate for homeless communities
Read the article: Cold night for Brock students

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GOODMAN STUDENTS PLACE FIRST AT STARTUP WEEKEND YORK REGION

March 15, 2017

Read the article: Brock business students explore entrepreneurship at startup retreat (Brock Press)

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BIG DATA AND BIG RISKS

March 15, 2017

Read the article: Big Data and Big Risks: Protecting Higher Education from Cyberattack (evoLLLution)

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GOODMAN SPONSORS NIAGARA ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR AWARDS

Feb. 27, 2017

Read the article: Niagara honours its best in business (Welland Tribune)

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NEYA Sponsorship

February 27, 2017

Read the article: Niagara honours its best in business

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STUDENTS SIGN GOODMAN BEAM

Feb. 16, 2017

Read the article: Brock students sign beam (St. Catharines Standard) and watch the video: Expansion Progress (Cogeco Niagara)

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Ransomware

February 1, 2017

Read the article: Universities must take steps to protect ransomware attacks

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Family Business

February 1, 2017

Read the article: Sears staff, retirees live amid uncertainty

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FRAMEWORK INSTALLATION FOR GOODMAN EXPANSION

Jan. 30, 2017

Read the article: Sky’s the limit for Brock business school (St. Catharines Standard)

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CELEBRATING CHINESE NEW YEAR

Jan. 29, 2017

Read the article: Chinese celebrate Year of the Rooster (St. Catharines Standard)

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Return To Work

January 9, 2017

Read the article: Ease the post holiday blues

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JDCC School of the Year

January 10, 2017

Read the article: Brock wins business competition in Ottawa
Read the online publication: Goodman wins school of the year at IDCC

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BANK GOVERNANCE

Jan. 9, 2017

Prof. Samir Trabelsi appears on a talk show in Tunisia about bank governance (no link available).

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HOW TO EASE THE POST-HOLIDAY BLUES

Jan. 9, 2017

Read the article: How to ease the post-holiday blues (Research Matters)