By Nathan Skolski on January 19, 2018
As a leading Canadian expert in sustainability, UBC’s Nathan Pelletier has been awarded a prestigious Industrial Research Chair by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC). The award will advance Pelletier’s research activities that focus on sustainability measurement and management, life-cycle thinking and resource efficiency, with an emphasis on the Canadian egg industry.
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By Simone Blais on October 30, 2017
Management student Philip Jaling is open to opportunities, realizing the power of saying ‘yes’
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By Nathan Skolski on July 28, 2017
Professional graduate education is being reimagined right now at UBC’s Okanagan campus.
By Nathan Skolski on July 21, 2017
“Exhibit trail” at wineries encourages discussion and dialogue
By Simone Blais on January 13, 2017
The next time you make a complaint to your cellphone or cable company, don’t get personal. New research, published in the Journal of Applied Psychology, from the University of British Columbia has found that what you say to customer service employees can determine the quality of service you receive. For example, personally targeting employees by […]
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