What you need to know in 2019

The Underrated Benefits of Co-op Education

You’ve probably heard about why you should get into an MBA program with the opportunity to participate in co-op. The most common reasons for wanting to be in a co-op program are getting paid while you’re in school and putting your learning into practice. But there are advantages of co-op that do not get enough…

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What’s Quant Got to do With it?

Daily, professionals need to be able to competently read, analyze and then apply data to solve pressing issues. This is quantitative thinking. So how does one understand their quantitative reasoning (QR) skills? The GMAT. For many, the GMAT acronym initiates a fear-induced paralysis. A feeling of inadequacy and hopelessness. But it doesn’t have to be…

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Stop Blaming the Millennials

When scrolling through your newsfeed, you will likely come across the word “millennial”. And despite the many great qualities this generation possesses, it seems to have adopted a derogatory connotation. Millennials carry with them the reputations of being lazy and entitled suck-ups. They are the brand killers and office cry babies. Many articles complain about…

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Testing. Testing. 1-2-3.

Increased heart rate. Sweaty palms. Shaking hands. The physical pressure of public speaking is something that many professionals face. Yet, presentations are something all of us have to do in the workplace. Whether at a job interview or at a sales meeting, getting up and presenting with confidence is a critical business skill.

Boredroom? ADHD’s rise in the workplace

In 2011, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a study indicating that there were nearly 64 million children, ages 4-17, diagnosed with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in the United States. Trends indicate that this incidence is rising. But what happens when these children graduate into the workforce?


Waterloo Campus

MBA Program Office
Wilfrid Laurier University
Lazaridis School of Business & Economics
Lazaridis Hall 4001
64 University Avenue West
Waterloo ON, N2L 3C7, Canada

519-884-0710 ext. 3499


Toronto Campus

MBA and Master of Finance Program Location
Wilfrid Laurier University
Lazaridis School of Business & Economics
Vantage Venues (formerly known as St. Andrew’s Club & Conference Centre)
150 King Street West, 27th Floor
Toronto ON, M5H 3T9, Canada

519-884-0710 ext. 6220