The Sources of Resilience

working woman at night

When first-time entrepreneurs can learn from adversity and act proactively, the odds of business survival soar

The practice of mindfulness has a positive impact on transformational leadership – but it’s not a cure-all
When tragedy strikes a community, often what people need most is to find meaning in their everyday work
computer team briefing

Look for these roles and overlapping skill sets to start capitalizing on the analytics revolution

bored worker

Searching for a mental health connection for when leaders are missing in action

autonomous bus
The arrival of self-driving vehicles and generational changes in consumer behaviour are forcing automakers to chart a new path
paper airplane
How the aviation industry resisted, diluted, and ultimately subverted a concept that threatens its legitimacy
medical monitor watch
A new telemonitoring initiative reduces 911 calls and hospital visits while giving patients with chronic illness the paramedic support when it’s needed
small globes
International success is a slow build for small and medium-sized firms. The ability to build alliances is key to thriving over the long haul
woman leader
They tend to have “communal” priorities that shape corporate policies on social responsibility
couple in kitchen
The value husbands place on their wives’ contribution depends more on the social status the job offers than the money it brings in
45 minutesWednesday, 5 December 2018 - 1:00pm
In the 1990s, you could count on a financial payoff from a corporate social responsibility program. Today, not so much. What marketers need to know before jumping on the bandwagon
Session Leader(s): 
boy with telescope
You can learn a lot from distant competitors that your closest rivals overlook
killing innovation
The practice of buying out the competition just to neutralize potential disruption has implications for both consumers and future innovation
traveller frustration
Does fierce competition lead to better quality products and services? The evidence in the airline industry suggests it does

Smith School of Business

Goodes Hall, Queen's University
Kingston, Ontario
Canada K7L 3N6

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