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10 May, 2016

New Smith School of Business survey: executives split on using big data in making big decisions

Toronto, ON – May 10, 2016 – How far ahead are Canadian organizations in their use of data analytics? The Smith School of Business Executive Survey released today shows that leaders of Canada’s organizations agree big data is changing the business landscape. They also seem to be split on how they should be using data/analytics in decision making. Of those surveyed, 52 per cent said they rely too much on data and analytics when making decisions and not enough on their intuition, while 41 per cent indicated they rely on their intuition and experience more and not enough on data and analytics.

29 Apr, 2016

MIB Team Gael wins International Graduate Competition at HEC Montreal

Kingston, ON – April 29, 2016 – Four members of the Queen’s Master of International Business class of 2016 made up the winning team at the 5th edition of the International Graduate Competition, held April 23-29 at HEC Montreal.

19 Apr, 2016

Queen’s Commerce team wins 2016 KPMG International Case Competition

Kingston, ON – April 19, 2016 – The four-member team of Alexis Frey, Abigail Chau, Nicolas Bernal, and Stephane Gosselin, all Comm’18, has taken first place in the 2016 KPMG International Case Competition (KICC) held April 11-14 in Dubai, UAE.

13 Apr, 2016

Campus lunch delivery service takes Paul and Tom Kinnear Business Plan Competition $5K prize

Kingston, ON – March 31, 2016 - Maggie Shi, Comm’18, has earned top honours during this year’s Paul and Tom Kinnear Business Plan Competition, held March 31 at Goodes Hall.

22 Feb, 2016

Welcome to Smith Magazine — A new issue, a new name

Kingston, ON — Feb. 22, 2016 Where QSB Magazine left off, Smith Magazine takes over in covering The J.R. Smith School of Business at Queen’s.