Media Hits

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

From the Brock News

Lessons from pot about legalizing other drugs in Canada
April, 2019

Read about cannabis legalization on CBC

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America’s experiment is paving the way for the world
April, 2019

Read more in The Times

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BEYOND LOCAL: New global testing standards will force countries to revisit academic rankings
April, 2019

Read about global academic testing standards in SooToday

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Ottawa should stop leaving Canadians in the dark on cannabis supply
April, 2019

Read about cannabis supply in The Globe and Mail

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Pot sales fell in most provinces in February; Quebec bucked trend
April, 2019

Read about cannabis sales on Global News

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Pot supply not the problem behind cannabis industry growing pains
April, 2019

Read more in The Star

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Shortages make closing illegal pot shops an uphill battle: Authorities
April, 2019

Read about the legal cannabis supply in the Toronto Sun 

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Internal CBSA report blames illegal pot imports on supply shortages, organized crime
April, 2019

Read more on CBC

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Brock uni joins business schools partnership
April, 2019

Read more about Goodman joining IPBS in The PIE News

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Federal government claims on pot supplies are just smoke and mirrors
MARCH, 2019

Learn more about legalized cannabis on the Global News

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Jackpot! London biggest winner in Ontario’s retail-marijuana lottery
MARCH, 2019

Read more in The London Free Press

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Pot sector players welcome edibles tax change, disappointed medical tax remains
MARCH, 2019

Read more on CBC

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Recreational cannabis isn’t the cash cow the government hoped for
MARCH, 2019

Read about legalized cannabis in the National Post

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CANNABIS IN THE NEWS
MARCH, 2019

Read about how much cash legal pot shops may generate in The Hamilton Spectator_

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What explains the variance in provincial marijuana market shares?
MARCH, 2019

Read about market shares of cannabis in The Globe and Mail

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Monster Pitch
MARCH, 2019

Watch the highlights of Monster Pitch on YourTV

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Quebec should make legal cannabis more available, not less
February, 2019

Read more in the Montreal Gazette

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Women in Business host March 6 event for International Women’s Day
February, 2019

Read about Brock WIB’s “The Rise” event in The Brock Press

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Bricks-and-mortar stores drive legal cannabis sales, researcher says
February, 2019

Read about retailing cannabis in TheLeaf

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How cannabis legalization caused an illegal weed boom
February, 2019

Read about illegal cannabis sales after legalization in TheCoast

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Brock Business prof named CEO of 2021 Canada Games
February, 2019

Read about Barry Wright being named CEO of the 2021 Canada Games in the Thorold News

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How Canadians are buying cannabis and getting high now that it’s legal
February, 2019

Read more about the legalization of cannabis in Canada in TheChronicleHerald

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Brock professor to lead 2021 Canada Summer Games
February, 2019

Read more in The St Catharines Standard

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How Canadians are buying cannabis and getting high now that it’s legal
February, 2019

Read more in The Conversation

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Cannabis isn’t denting alcohol sales so far, but drinkable THC might change that
February, 2019

Read about legalized cannabis and alcohol sales on Global News

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Landlord delivers decisive blow to persistent pot shop
February, 2019

Read more in The London Free Press

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Where are the weak links in the cannabis supply chain?
February, 2019

Read about cannabis supply chain in The Globe and Mail

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Why legal cannabis growers can’t compete with the black market — yet
February, 2019

Read about legal cannabis completing with the black market in The Toronto Star and The Hamilton Spectator

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Goodman School of Business officially opens its door
February, 2019

Read about Goodman’s Grand Reopening in the Thorold News

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Brock officially opens new Goodman School of Business building
FEBRUARY, 2019

Read about Goodman’s Grand Reopening in The St Catharines Standard

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Grand opening set for new Goodman School of Business building
January, 2019

Read about Goodman’s Grand Reopening in the Thorold News

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Let Ontario pot producers open retail operations to ease store shortage, says business prof
January, 2019

Read about cannabis in retail stores in The London Free Press

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Where’s the weed? Clues to Canada’s cannabis shortages
January, 2019

Read about cannabis shortages on TheGrowOp and Orillia Matters

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Brock U Business students take home a haul of medals from provincial competition
January, 2019

Read about Goodman students at DECAU Provincials in Thorold News

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Goodman THE Magazine | ISSUE 2
JANUARY, 2019

Read Goodman’s latest magazine here: Goodman: The Magazine Issue 2

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Let Ontario pot producers open retail operations to ease store shortage
JANUARY, 2019

Read The London Free Press story: Let Ontario Producers Open Retail Operations

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Savvy men and shopaholic women: how media divides us
JANUARY, 2019

Read the work in progress blog post here: Savvy men and shopaholic women: how media divides us

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Clues to Cannabis Shortages
JANUARY, 2019

Read the Conversation article: Clues to Cannabis shortages in Canada

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Goodman THE Magazine | ISSUE 2
JANUARY, 2019

Read Goodman’s latest magazine here: Goodman: The Magazine Issue 2

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Clues to Cannabis Shortages
JANUARY, 2019

Read the Conversation article: Clues to Cannabis shortages in Canada

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Goodman Innovative Building
DECEMber, 2018

View Goodman in the IBI Group Magazine: IBI Group Magazine December Issue

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THE COST OF GAZA-ISRAEL ROCKET WAR
November, 2018

Read The Jerusalem Post: The Costs of Gaza-Israel Rocket War

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HOW Ontario isn’t really ‘open for business’
November, 2018

Read The Conversation: How Ontario Isn’t Really Open for Business 

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International Opportunities
November, 2018

Read The Globe and Mail: Learn about Goodman Student Maggie Sainty’s journey through the Brock Dual Degree program.

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WIll Legalizing Marijuana Light Up Canada’s Economy?
October, 2018

Listen to Podcast from Wharton University

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Ontario open for business
October, 2018

Read The Hamilton Spectator: Ontario is open for business, but not for everyone

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Ontario Turning the Right New Leaf
August, 2018

Read The Hamilton Spectator: Ford’s new approach

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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) – no link available)
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 (no link)

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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 (no link)

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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

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

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)