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Why this serial entrepreneur finally went back to school

Fri, 2015-11-20 09:41

Nicholas Reichenbach believes in letting the ideas flow.

Similarly, Alexander Kalil, a former portfolio manager in his 70s who teaches at McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management in Montreal, encourages MBA students to take an open-minded approach to business creation.

Read full article: The Globe and Mail, November 16, 2015

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To thine own self be true?: Facades of conformity, values incongruence, and the magnifying impact of leader integrity

Fri, 2015-11-20 09:30

Authors: Burnett, M., Dumas, T., Hewlin, P.

PublicationAcademy of Management

Source Site: /desautels

Journalism's New (Unlikely) Golden Age - With Jonathan Kay, The Walrus

Tue, 2015-12-08 17:30 - 19:00
Chancellor Day Hall : Maxwell Cohen Moot Court (NCDH 100), 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

Please join us for the 2015 F.R. Scott Lecture, Journalism's New (Unlikely) Golden Age, by Jonathan Kay, Editor-In-Chief of The Walrus magazine.

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Social Entrepreneurship Workshop: Designing your career, your enterprise, and your impact

Thu, 2015-11-19 16:20

On November 13, 2015, the Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM) and the Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship co-sponsored a half-day workshop on social entrepreneurship. Entitled “Social Entrepreneurship: Designing your career, your enterprise, and your impact”, the event featured a broad range of attendees – from those new to the concept of entrepreneurship to established entrepreneurs.

Source Site: /desautels

Little Liars: Children’s Developing Concept of Truth and Lies and the Implications for Child Witness Testimony

Thu, 2015-11-19 14:06

Recently, Dr. Victoria Talwar’s 4-year-old was caught standing in suspicious circumstances. He was hiding behind the pantry door, but when questioned about what he was doing, he took on an air of complete innocence. “Were you eating one of the cookies?” –one of the forbidden cookies that he had been told he could not have. The 4-year-old shook his head “No!” but there was a chocolate smear around his lips. When questioned about these marks on his face, the 4-year-old paused and his mind feverishly searched for a reply. Finally, the answer came in a sigh “Dirt!

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Dr. Brigitte Kieffer "Opioid receptors in addiction and mood disorders: a neurobiology perspective"

Mon, 2015-11-30 12:00 - 13:00
McIntyre Medical Building : Room 1345, 3655 promenade Sir William Osler Montreal Quebec Canada , H3G 1Y6

Dr. Brigitte Kieffer

Scientific Director, Douglas Mental Health University Institute

Professor, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University
Chair, Monique H. Bourgeois in Pervasive Developmental Disorders

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Update: McGill Lecturer Wins Translation Prize

Thu, 2015-11-19 09:25

Debbie Blythe, a translator and lecturer at the McGill School of Continuing Studies' Translation and Written Communication unit, has been awarded the Cole Foundation Prize for Translation - French to English. Blythe received the award in recognition for her work on Turkey and the Armenian Ghost: On the Trail of the Genocide. The prize was awarded as part of the Quebec Writers' Federation QWF Literary Awards, the most important literary event of the year for Quebec English-language writers and readers. 

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