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Thomas Lecordier returns to BCP as Executive Vice President

Tue, 2014-07-15 16:50

Alain Tadros, Chief Operating Officer of the Publicis Worldwide companies in Québec, announces the return of Thomas Lecordier to BCP and his appointment as Executive Vice President.

... Passionate about digital, Thomas is renowned in the industry for his skills in strategic branding and new trends. Thomas holds an MBA in Strategy and Marketing from McGill University.

Read full article: TMC Net

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Scripps Networks Interactive Names Executive to Guide Multi-Platform Video Distribution

Tue, 2014-07-15 16:48

Sameer Deen, a seasoned corporate development and new business strategist, will guide initiatives for Scripps Networks Interactive (NYSE: SNI) to make its lifestyle video content accessible to consumers on emerging video distribution platforms, devices and services.

Source Site: /desautels

Es más probable que rechace las jerarquías si no se siente atractivo

Tue, 2014-07-15 16:47

Harvard Business Review. Cuando las personas creen que son atractivas consideran que tienen una clase social más alta y su percepción hacia la desigualdad es más favorable, señala un estudio.

Source Site: /desautels

Why Bill Gates and Warren Buffett are so successful, in one word

Tue, 2014-07-15 16:46

When Bill Gates first met Warren Buffett, their host at dinner, Gates’ mother, asked everyone around the table to identify what they believed was the single most important factor in their success through lifeGates and Buffett gave the same one-word answer: “Focus.”

Source Site: /desautels

Are Bugs the Secret Weapon to Fighting World Hunger?

Tue, 2014-07-15 16:45

Mohammed Ashour has an idea he is certain will help the world’s millions of impoverished, ill-nourished slum dwellers. It’s simple: Feed them bugs.

Source Site: /desautels

Talking Management with Karl Moore: Transcript: Are your co-workers giving you bad ideas?

Tue, 2014-07-15 16:43

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 [Columbia University professor] Sheen S. Levine.

Read full article: The Globe and Mail

Source Site: /desautels

Working With Millennials -- Why You Need To Listen More And Talk Less

Tue, 2014-07-15 16:42

Article by: Karl Moore & Sienna Zampino

When working with Millennials, it is imperative to listen to them – really listen.

Source Site: /desautels

The Canadian Shopping Mall: Neither Canadian Nor A Mall, Anymore

Tue, 2014-07-15 16:41

There was a time when the Canadian shopping mall was more than a mecca for consumer culture. It was a community space that functioned as an exercise circuit for seniors, a fun escape for moms on maternity leave and the default weekend hangout for teenagers.

Source Site: /desautels

Practicum Pause: An interview with School of Information Studies Master's student Ada Chan

Tue, 2014-07-15 16:00

McGill School of Information Studies recent graduate Ada Chan (MLIS '14) was interviewed by the McGill Library's "Library Matters" blog about her successful Practicum placement with the Library while a student in the Master's program.

During her Practicum, Ada was responsible for implementing usability tests and assessment tools to investigate how undergraduate and graduate library users from the McGill community use the library website for their research and learning needs.

Source Site: /sis

Department of Family Medicine well represented in newest Health Science Inquiry 2014

Tue, 2014-07-15 15:56

There was a high representation of students and faculty of Family Medicine in the newest issue of the graduate student journal, Health Science Inquiry. Congratulations to Cristina Longo, Doaa Farid and Hani Badran who were all reviewers along with Pierre Pluye. Alex Fletcher was a reporter for this issue and original submissions were published for Vladimir Khanassov, Maedeh Khayyat Kholghi (on the MSc program) and Emily Parkinson.

Source Site: /familymed