sauder school of business
Mining potential: New Sauder EMBA to create future leaders for the industry
UBC’s Sauder School of Business will launch an Executive MBA in Strategic Mining Management in September 2015.
Feb 6, 2015
Canadian banks being downgraded
A UBC finance professor says Canadian banks downgrading is a symptom of rough times for the country’s economy.
Feb 3, 2015
Crowdsourcing and chaos: how social media can save the day
When a powerful earthquake devastated China’s Sichuan province in 2008, the disaster was too catastrophic for authorities to stay on top of events as they unfolded.
Jan 21, 2015
Sauder invests in social entrepreneurship, announces new ventures entering business accelerator
Five business ventures driven by the desire to create positive social and environmental impact are being welcomed into a one-year accelerator program at the University of British Columbia’s Sauder School of Business.
Jan 20, 2015
Fueling up on flights
A UBC business prof explains why airline fuel surcharges persist, and what consumers can expect in the new year.
Dec 23, 2014
Happy-go-lucky CEOs score better returns
A CEO’s natural sunny disposition can have an impact on the way the market reacts to their announcements of company earnings, finds a UBC Sauder School of Business study.
Dec 11, 2014
The method in Black Friday madness
UBC business prof explains how stores fuel a buying frenzy, and what consumers get out of it.
Nov 24, 2014
entrepreneurship@UBC Open House
Event: entrepreneurship@UBC (e@UBC) celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) with a showcase of its companies, mentors, milestones and more. Date: Friday, November 21, 2014 Time: 2:30 p.m. – 4 p.m. Location: […]
Nov 20, 2014
Major new grant to fuel social innovation and entrepreneurship at UBC
UBC is set to become a leading hub for social entrepreneurship and innovation.
Nov 6, 2014
First-in-Canada university program offers bachelor plus grad business degree in 4.5 years
UBC students will be the first in Canada to be able to study toward a bachelor degree in arts and sciences while also earning a Master of Management.
Oct 2, 2014
Gender equality leads to more Olympic medals for men and women
Gender equality boosts a country’s Olympic medal count not just for women, but for men as well, shows a new study from UBC.
Sep 30, 2014
Lessons from the Mount Polley mine disaster
What mining companies and government regulators can learn from the recent catastrophic tailings pond spill.
Aug 21, 2014
Getting beyond frosh
A campus community begins the process of building new orientation traditions.
Aug 21, 2014
Global study ranks world’s most efficient airports for 2014
Atlanta International Airport is the most efficient airport in the world, according to a comprehensive ranking of global airports, conducted by UBC’s Sauder School of Business.
Aug 19, 2014
Summer McJobs are good for kids, says Sauder study
A new UBC Sauder School of Business study shows that teenagers who work at summer or evening jobs gain a competitive advantage later in life.
Jul 7, 2014
Is cross-border shopping worth it?
A UBC expert explains the impact of cross-border shopping on Canadian consumers and the economy.
Jun 30, 2014
Lululemon’s downward dogfight
Founder Chip Wilson’s feud illustrates how boardroom politics can impact the bottom line.
Jun 19, 2014
What’s next for Northern Gateway?
A UBC expert answers questions about the future of the project as the federal government decides on the Northern Gateway pipeline.
Jun 17, 2014