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McDonald-Currie Lecture with Joelle Adler

Thu, 2014-10-23 17:00 - 18:30
New Residence Ballroom : 3625 Avenue du Parc, Montreal, Quebec.

McDonald-Currie Lecture with Joelle Adler (EMBA'14)

Presented by Desautels, Faculty of Management and ISID (Institute for the Study of International Development)

Building Real Opportunity

Entrepreneurialism's Essential Contributions to Sustainable Development

Wine and Cheese Reception to follow. 

Source Site: /desautels

Career Prep 101

Thu, 2014-10-30 13:00 - 14:30

MANDATORY for all U0/U1s, U2s welcome

Advisors availble: Peg Brunelle 

Learn the importance of engaging in your career development from day one. This workshop is your introduction to the Soutar Career Centre team dedicated to enhance the professional development of all Management students. You will be guided through an interactive session to ensure that you take advantage of all the career tools and resources available.

Source Site: /desautels

Career Prep 101

Wed, 2014-10-29 11:30 - 13:00

MANDATORY for all U0/U1s, U2s welcome

Advisors availble: Danielle Dagenais  

Learn the importance of engaging in your career development from day one. This workshop is your introduction to the Soutar Career Centre team dedicated to enhance the professional development of all Management students. You will be guided through an interactive session to ensure that you take advantage of all the career tools and resources available.

Source Site: /desautels

Career Prep 101

Tue, 2014-10-28 13:00 - 14:30

MANDATORY for all U0/U1s, U2s welcome

Advisors availble: Julia Riscaldino & Cathy Yee 

Learn the importance of engaging in your career development from day one. This workshop is your introduction to the Soutar Career Centre team dedicated to enhance the professional development of all Management students. You will be guided through an interactive session to ensure that you take advantage of all the career tools and resources available.

Source Site: /desautels

Posthuman Disability Studies: What to do When "the Woman" and "the Disabled" Have Never Existed

Thu, 2014-11-20 17:30 - 19:00
Bronfman Building : 6th Floor, Nabisco Room, 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1G5

Professor Dan Goodley
University of Sheffield, United Kingdom

ASL Provided. Accessibility requests should be emailed to tanja [dot] beck [at] mcgill [dot] ca

This lecture is made possible by a grant from the Beatty Memorial Lectures Committee.

Source Site: /igsf
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Livestream Lecture by Dr. Steven Pinker

Thu, 2014-10-16 12:53

Dr. Steven Pinker will be speaking on his new book The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century.

Unable to make Steven Pinker's talk on Friday, October 17th? Dr. Pinker's talk will also be livestreamed starting at 4:00 p.m. sharp.

Click here for the livestream.

Date:  Friday, October 17, 2014
Time:  4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Livestream Lecture by Dr. Steven Pinker

Fri, 2014-10-17 16:00 - 18:00

On Friday, October 17th, Dr. Steven Pinker will be speaking on his new book The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century.

Unable to make it to this event? Dr. Pinker's talk will also be livestreamed starting at 4:00 p.m. sharp.

Click here for the livestream.

Date:  Friday, October 17, 2014
Time:  4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

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Talking Management with Professor Karl Moore: What makes for a charismatic leader?

Thu, 2014-10-16 12:12

This is Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University, Talking Management for The Globe and Mail. Today, I am delighted to speak to Raina Brands [assistant professor of organizational behaviour] from the London Business School.

... Raina, you have been looking at charismatic leaders. Do men and women differ in respect to charismatic leadership?

Source Site: /desautels

Business schools work to bridge the gap between academia and industry

Thu, 2014-10-16 12:06

There’s a story Julian Barlow likes to tell people when he’s making a presentation.

In 1995 he was teaching a transformational leadership course when a student asked if Barlow would lead a training session for his staff.

... Alex Kalil, professor at McGill’s Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurial Studies in Montreal, has been a long-standing proponent for injecting industry experience into the classroom. That’s because he has had a decades-long history conversing with students within and outside a campus environment.

Source Site: /desautels

Thesis Defense - Jing Zhang, McGill University

Wed, 2014-10-29 15:30
Bronfman Building : Room 245, 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1G5

Ms. Jing Zhang, a doctoral student at McGill University in the Accounting area will be defending her research titled: 

Two Essays on Asset Securitization, Earnings Management and Corporate Governance

Jing Zhang
Doctoral student in Accounting, McGill University

Date: October 29, 2014
Time: 3:30pm
Location: Room 245, Bronfman Building

Source Site: /desautels