Matissa Hollister

Challenges of today’s labour pool

Published: 6Dec2018

The prevailing belief among employers is that it’s becoming more difficult to find and retain the top talent, especially among younger generations....

Matissa Hollister awarded 2018 SSHRC Insight Grant

Published: 23Jul2018

Congratulations to Matissa Hollister, Assistant Professor in Organizational Behaviour, awarded the 2018 SSHRC Insight Grant “Should I Stay or Should I Go – the Consequences of Job Mobility on...

Desautels Professor presents at a major workplace-inequality conference

Published: 15Jun2017

Over 30 academics from North America and Europe recently gathered at the Society and Organizations Center (SnO) in Paris for the first edition of the HEC Paris Inequality Research Conference....

Think that job tenure is evaporating? Not so fast

Published: 5May2017

Experts keep saying that median job tenure has been in free fall for years; that switching careers and jobs is just the new reality. But the facts don’t necessarily support that position. It’s a...

Jobs and youth: is the degree still the best start?

Published: 28Mar2017

On a recent Breakfast Television youth employment panel, Desautels Assistant Professor Matissa Hollister said that, though it’s not necessarily an employment guarantee, “on average, it’s very clear...

Male (Job) Insecurity

Published: 12Feb2014

The long debate over whether America has gotten more economically unequal in the last few decades is over; all but the most recalcitrant acknowledge it. (As a recent New York Times story reported,...

Study Untangles Divergent U.S. Job-Tenure Patterns

Published: 6Feb2014

Have American jobs become less stable? Do workers change employers more frequently than in the past?...

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