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Monthly Archives: March 2016

BCom student Jia Li receives Futures Fund Scholarship at the Canada’s Outstanding CEO of the Year Gala in Toronto

Testimonial written by Jia Li, 4th year BCom in Accounting student My name is Jia Li, and my dream is to become one of tomorrow’s leaders. The Futures Fund recognizes the accomplishments of 10 university students, each from a different school of management across the country. I am honoured to have been selected by Telfer   …Continue Reading

A weekend of firsts for DECA uOttawa

The Redefine Conference took place from March 4th to March 6th, 2016 at the University of Waterloo. Delegates were required to use their creativity and problem-solving skills to present their solutions to real-world business cases to industry professionals. Competitive events included: Marketing Management, Fashion and Retail Marketing, Finance, Accounting, Sports and Entertainment Marketing, and International   …Continue Reading

A First-Ever “Business History Day” at Telfer

Scholars explored “why history matters” in the context of business studies on March 4, drawing an audience of 50 to Telfer, including professors, students, entrepreneurs, and civil servants. “History offers abundant lessons for future business leaders,” noted Professor Cheryl S. McWatters, the organizer of ‘Business History Day’ at Telfer. “Clear parallels can be found between   …Continue Reading

BCom Student Paulo Guedes’ Junior Team Canada Experience in Peru

Written by Paulo Guedes Moreau, 2nd year Telfer BCom (International Management) student I consider myself fortunate to have participated on Junior Team Canada (JTC) on behalf of the Telfer School of Management. In October, I was looking for a scholarship which reflected the growing importance of multiculturalism in business. At the time, I was applying for the   …Continue Reading