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Don’t gamble with your child’s future: stuff your Christmas stockings responsibly

Fri, 2014-12-12 11:31

Experts warn against giving children lottery tickets as gifts

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Contact: Katherine Gombay
Organization: Media Relations Office
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Office Phone: 514-398-2189
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Punishing kids for lying just doesn’t work

Fri, 2014-12-12 10:43

Children more likely to tell the truth either to please an adult or because they believe it is the right thing to do
 

If you want your child to tell the truth, it’s best not to threaten to punish them if they lie. That’s what researchers discovered through a simple experiment involving 372 children between the ages of 4 and 8.

How the experiment was done

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Contact: Katherine Gombay
Organization: Media Relations Office
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Office Phone: 514-398-2189
Source Site: /education

Work Your BA Career Series 2015

Thu, 2015-01-15 (All day) - Fri, 2015-01-30 (All day)

Work Your BA Jan. 15-30, 2015 So…“What are you going to do after you graduate?!

Source Site: /caps

Sustainable Urban Planning and Cities of Tomorrow

Thu, 2015-01-22 08:30 - 21:00
Price: $15 and up

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Contact: Bruno Demers, Director of Education and Research
Organization: CaGBC Quebec Chapter
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Source Site: /tised

Call for Papers: 3rd Manfred Lachs International Conference on NewSpace Commercialization and the Law

Thu, 2014-12-11 14:30

3rd Manfred Lachs International Conference on NewSpace Commercialization and the Law

Organized by the Institute of Air and Space Law, Faculty of Law, McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

Venue:  Headquarters of the International Civil Aviation Organization

When: 16 and 17 March 2015

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Eat, Drink and Be Merry! 67 years of a delicious holiday tradition

Thu, 2014-12-11 12:09

Every year the Reitman family puts out a generous spread for all The Neuro’s staff continuing a legacy of celebrating care and dedication

In 1947 Ruth Reitman had a difficult surgery at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital – The Neuro, at McGill University and the McGill University Health Centre. Grateful and impressed by the treatment and care she received, Mrs. Reitman arranged a Christmas party for neurosurgeon Dr. William Cone, his residents and nursing staff. This small gathering quickly grew into the annual Reitman luncheon.

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Contact: Anita Kar
Organization: The Neuro
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How shame and guilt can be used to your advantage in marketing

Thu, 2014-12-11 11:12

By DaHee Han

There are ways to ensure marketers are not fumbling in the dark when it comes to getting the most out of using emotion in their marketing campaigns. From billboards and adverts to their company website, my research shows that emotions such as shame and guilt can be used to create a favourable response from consumers.

Source Site: /desautels

Social Business Academia Report 2014

Thu, 2014-12-11 10:56

The Social Business Academia Report 2014 gives a comprehensive overview about many of the social business initiatives that take place at universities around the world. Social businesses aim to solve social problems in a financially self-sustainable way.

... Robert J. David is Associate Professor of Strategy & Organization and the Cleghorn Faculty Scholar at the Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University. He is also Director of the Centre for Strategy Studies in Organization at McGill. 

Source Site: /desautels

Cine sunt managerii care conduc cele mai mari mall-uri din România, în care intră zilnic 400.000 de oameni

Thu, 2014-12-11 10:39

Mallurile cu cele mai mari vânzări de pe piaţa locală - AFI Palace Cotroceni şi Băneasa Shopping City din Bucureşti - sunt conduse de doi manageri străini - israelianul Israel Vizel şi grecul Georgios Argentopoulos -, în timp ce proprietarii altor zece centre comerciale importante au decis să lase administrarea pe mâna unor manageri români, reiese dintr-o analiză a ZF.

... Georgios Argentopoulos

CEO, Băneasa Developments

Source Site: /desautels

Emotional Power: Coaching For Leaders Who Dare to Care

Thu, 2014-12-11 10:36

I have been interviewing CEO’s for my new book on emotional power. I interview those who are at the top of their game to get advice for my new book and for our new business coaching certification program.

... “Maybe I will find freedom and happiness after I retire.”

Source Site: /desautels