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2016 MBAs To Watch: Fatoumata Diane, Cambridge (Judge)

Wed, 2016-06-22 10:51

Fatoumata Diane

Judge Business School, University of Cambridge

Age: 26

Hometown: Conakry, Guinea

Undergraduate School and Degree: McGill University, Bachelor of Commerce

Where did you work before enrolling in business school? I started my career in Montreal in the Investment Banking Division of CIBC, the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce. Later, I took over a Financial Analyst role at Air Canada, initially focusing on labor negotiations with major unions. Following this, I was promoted to Financial Analysis Manager.

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Food for Thought Lecture Series

Tue, 2016-09-27 19:00
Raymond Building : R2-045, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

Food for Thought enters its 17th season of bringing timely science topics to the community: our neighbours, alumni, students, staff and faculty.  Please join us every other Tuesday in the fall for a stimulating 90 minute presentat

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Fortune 500 CEO on the strengths of introverts

Wed, 2016-06-22 10:46

This is Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University with Talking Management for The Globe and Mail. Today I am delighted to sit down with Kevin Lobo, who is the CEO of a Fortune 500 Company, Stryker.

Read full article: The Globe and Mail, June 21, 2016 

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Food for Thought Lecture Series

Tue, 2016-09-13 19:00
Raymond Building : R2-045, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

Food for Thought enters its 17th season of bringing timely science topics to the community: our neighbours, alumni, students, staff and faculty.  Please join us every other Tuesday in the fall for a stimulating 90 minute presentat

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UPA Portes Ouvertes at the Macdonald Campus Farm

Sun, 2016-09-11 10:00 - 16:00
Farm Centre : 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

The Macdonald Campus Farm, located in the scenic lakeside town of Ste.

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Search and Integration in External Venturing: An Inductive Examination of Corporate Venture Capital Units

Wed, 2016-06-22 10:34

Authors: Basu, S., Phelps, C.C.Kotha, S.

Publications: Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal 

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The evolution of an ICT platform-enabled ecosystem for poverty alleviation: The case of Ekutir

Wed, 2016-06-22 10:27

Authors: Jha, S.K., Pinsonneault, A., Dubé, L.

Publications: MIS Quarterly: Management Information Systems

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Four things you must do before retiring

Wed, 2016-06-22 10:11

Retirement is not an end but a beginning - an opportunity to experiment and explore, to engage in pursuits you value, and perhaps to reinvent your legacy. Rather than just slipping quietly into retirement, here's why you should create new opportunities towards the end of your career.

Mary Dean Lee is professor Emeritus, organisational behaviour and human resource management at the Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University. 

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Week 2 | McGill X-1 Weekly Recap Series

Wed, 2016-06-22 10:05

As week 2 of the McGill X-1 Accelerator comes to an end, we’re happy to see our 6 teams — Appetite, Fractal, FRSH, NXTSENS Microsystems, UGo Smoothies, and Venndor — swiftly settling into their space.

Day by day, the walls and windows are increasingly covered with sticky notes of all colours shapes and sizes, every writable surface is covered with notes, and each desk has someone calling it home — for the next 8 weeks at least.

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Are Women Exiting Engineering Because Men Have All the Fun?

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:59

Researchers Caroll Serron at the University of California at Irvine, Susan S. Silbey at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Erin Cech (who performed the research at Rice University but is now at the University of Michigan), and Brian Rubineau at McGill University conducted the study to try to get a better idea of just why women who made it through years of STEM education start migrating out of tech. The effort, funded by the U.S. National Science Foundation, looked at 40 undergraduate engineering students, male and female, spread among the four schools.

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