2012 Research Report

 

Past Reports

2011 Business Research Report.pdf

 

February 2011

Dr. David Hemsworth will attend the 12th Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care in Lisbon, Portugal in May 2011 to present the paper "How Can We Help Them Cope? A Structural Model to Examination of the Mediation Effects of Culture on Work Group Stress, Burnout, Compassion Fatigue and Compassion Satisfaction in Palliative Care Professionals".
 

January 2011

Professor Denyse Lafrance-Horning will attend the NASSM 2011 conference in London, Ontario in June to present the paper "An Empirical Investigation of Sponsorship Activation".
Professor Denyse Lafrance-Horning also received notification of acceptance for the publication of the paper "Nipissing University Varsity Hockey--If We Build It, Will They Come?", Voume 31:3 of the Case Research Journal (Special Canadian Issue).
Dr. David Hemsworth will attend the Singapore Palliative Care Conference in March 2011 to present the paper "Using Science to Understand the Art of Compassion".
Dr. John Nadeau will attend the 7th Global Brand Conference at Said Business School, Oxford University, UK in April 2011 to present the paper "Importance of Country Image to Mega-event Sponsorship Brands: Comparison of Vancouver Winter Olympics and South Africa FIFA World Cup".

December 2010

Dr. Natalya Brown will attend the 71st International Atlantic Economic Conference in Athens in March 2011 to present the paper "Uncertainty, Alienation, Polarization and Voter Turnout".

November 2010

Dr. John Nadeau received notification of acceptance for the publication of the paper: "China's Olympic Destination: Tourist Evaluations of China and the Games", International Journal of Culture, Tourism and Hospitality Research.
Dr. John Nadeau received notification of acceptance for the publication of the paper: "Do Fans Want Their Team to be Competitive in the Short-Term (the enxt game) of the Long-Term (the full season), and Does the Answer Affect Management Decisions", European Sport Management Quarterly.
Dr. John Knox and Professor Linda Piper will attend the Research on Teaching & Learning: Integrating Practices Conference in Hamilton, Ontario to present the paper: "Student Perceptions of a "Triple-Bottom Line" Approach to Business: What Are We Teaching Them?" in December 2010.
Professor Dianne Davis will be presenting a workshop at the Research on Training & Learning: Integrating Practices Conference in Hamilton, Ontario titled: "Small Groups Yield Big Ideas through Team-based Learning" in December 2010.

October 2010

Dr. John Nadeau received notification of acceptance for the publication of the paper: "What Potential Customers are Telling Us: Organizational Buyer Attitudes Towards Forest Biomass", Forestry Chronicle.
Dr. John Nadeau received notification of acceptance for the publication of the paper: "Observing the influence of Affective States on Parent-Child interactions and in-Store Purchase Decisions", Journal of Consumer Behaviour.
Dr. David Hemsworth received notification of acceptance for the publication of two cases: "Is There a Better Business Model? Ethical and Legal Issues Surrounding MP3 Internet File-Sharing", Wilfrid Laurier University's Case Publications; and "Direct TV Case", Wilfrid Laurier University's Case Publications.
Dr. Glenn Brophey will attend the 2011 Maui International Applied Business Research Conference in January 2011 to present the paper: "Insights into Innovations Management Practices within Manufacturing SMEs--Case Studies from Canada".
Dr. David Hemsworth attended the 18th International Congress on Palliative Care to present the paper: "Factors that Contribute to Personal Growth in Parent Caregivers of Children with Life-Limiting Illnesses: A structural Equation Model".
Dr. Natalya Brown attended the International Atlantic Economic Society conference in Charleston, South Carolina to present the paper: "Candidate Ambition and Advancement Under Term Limits".

September 2010

Dr. John Nadeau attended the 18th EASM Conference in Prague, Czech to present the paper: "2010 Winter Olympic Games: A Study of Consumer Perceptions Regarding Sponsorship, Ambush Marketing and the Olympic Movement".
Dr. John Nadeau also received notification of acceptance for the publication of the paper: "Racial-Ethinic and Team-Market Confruency in Professional Sport" with co-authors Ann Pegoraro (Laurentian University), Floyd Jones (West Virginia University), Norm O'Reilly (Syracuse University), and Paulo Carvalho, The Journal of Sport Management.

June 2010

Dr. Glenn Brophey attended the XXI ISPIM Conference in Bilbao, Spain to present the paper: "Prioritizing Innovation Practices in SME-sized Mechanically-Based Manufacturers".

May 2010

Dr. Natalya Brown attended the Canadian Economics Association Conference in Quebec City, Quebec to present the paper: "Canadian Recruitment Under Term Limits".
Dr. David Hemsworth attended the ASAC Conference in Regina, Saskatchewan to present the case: "Information Systems Dilemma at Canadian Shield Insurance".
Dr. John Nadeau attended the ASAC Conference in Regina Saskatchewan to present the paper: "The Sponsor-Global Event Relationship: A Business-t-Business Tourism Marketing Relationship?". Dr. Nadeau received an Honourable Mention at the conference.
Leslie Wardley attended the 2010 Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, Concordia University, Montreal, to present the paper: “Exploration of Entry Point and Retention Factors of Undergraduate University Students in Their First Year”.

April 2010

Dr. John Nadeau received notification of acceptance for the publication of two cases: "District of Nipissing Social Services Administration Board" with Dawn Carlyle; and "NHL Small Market Expansion" with Norm O'Reilly (Syracuse University), Ann Pegaragaro (Laurentian University), Floyd Jones (West Virginia University), Contemporary Canadian Marketing Cases.
Dr. Nadeau also attended the Academy of Marketing Conference in Barcelona, Spain to present the paper: "Consumer Evaluation of Olympic Sponsors: Linking Plase, Mega-Event and Sponsorship Evaluations".

March 2010

Dr. John Nadeau received notification of acceptance for the publication of the paper: "Branding MBA Programs: The Use of Target Market Desired Outcomes For Effective Brand Positioning" with co-author Louise Heslop (Carleton University), Journal of Marketing for Higher Education.
Dr. David Hemsworth received notification of acceptance for the publication of the paper: "Differences on Psychosocial Outcomes Between Male and Female Caregivers of Children With Life-Limiting Illnesses" with co-authors Monica Schneider, Rose Steele, Susan Cadell, Journal of Pediatric Nursing.
Dr. John Nadeau received notification of acceptance for the publication of the paper: "China and The Olympics: Views From Insiders and Outsiders" with co-authors Lousie Heslop (Carleton Univeristy) and Norm O'Reilly (Syracuse University), International Marketing Review.

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