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Mon, 2015-10-05 10:07

O professor canadense Henry Mintzberg irá receber neste ano um prêmio da Thinkers pelo conjunto de sua obra. A entidade publica o ranking dos 50 pensadores de negócios mais influentes da atualidade a cada dois anos. Época NEGÓCIOS entrevistou Mintzberg em 2010. Confira os melhores momentos do bate-papo.

Read full article:  Época NEGÓCIOS, October 2, 2015

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A different kind of MOOC

Fri, 2015-10-02 09:43

The Desautels Faculty of Management launched a world’s first on September 16, coining a new word in the process. According to the people who put the course together, “Social Learning for Social Impact” is the very first GROOC (Group MOOC), a new massive open online course that’s designed to foster social collaboration, interaction and learning.

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Henry Mintzberg to receive Thinkers50 Lifetime Achievement Award

Thu, 2015-10-01 10:59

Thinkers50, the premier ranking of global business thinkers, today announced that Henry Mintzberg is to be the recipient of its 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award – previously won by Charles Handy and Ikujiro Nonaka.

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Das Auto, now what?

Tue, 2015-09-29 09:37

The biggest automaker in the world admits it screwed up. Rigging emissions tests on its diesel cars will cost Volkswagen billions. But what's happened to car owners' trust?
Our guest is Henry Mintzberg, a Cleghorn professor of management studies at McGill University and author of Rebalancing Society: Radical Renewal Beyond, Left, Right, and Center. He argues that what happened at Volkswagen was not a scandal, but a part of a pattern or syndrome.

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How the Volkswagen scandal reflects entrenched corporate corruption

Mon, 2015-09-28 11:23

Written by Henry Mintzberg

‘What was Volkswagen thinking?’ This question makes a big assumption: that the Volkswagen people were thinking about anything beyond their greed. About decency, about our environment, about their progeny.

Okay, so you won’t be buying a Volkswagen. A Chevrolet? Watch out for the ignition. Or how about a Toyota? Just duck as the airbag comes your way. Do you, by any chance, see a pattern? Have webeen thinking?

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Terence Corcoran: Nobody died in a Volkswagen

Fri, 2015-09-25 18:01

Poor old VW, caught in the giant pincers of the U.S. regulatory machine that keeps closing in on car markers and car drivers in the name of the climate and the environment. 

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Don't call it a scandal: Volkswagen corruption is a syndrome

Fri, 2015-09-25 17:59

Written by Henry Mintzberg

What were they thinking? That’s the question on everyone’s mind as the Volkswagen crisis unfolds. That question makes a big assumption: that the company’s leaders were thinking about anything beyond their greed. About decency, about our environment, about their progeny.

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L'avenir du management, selon Henry Mintzberg

Fri, 2015-09-18 12:38
Aristote enseignait la philosophie en déambulant, convaincu que cela aidait à mettre l'esprit en mouvement. Nietzsche affirmait que «les seules pensées valables viennent en marchant». Et aujourd'hui, un autre penseur s'y met : Henry Mintzberg, le professeur de l'Université McGill.

Read full article: Les Affaires, September 19, 2015

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McGill lance un premier «GROOC» sur l’entrepreneuriat social

Fri, 2015-09-18 10:46

Le 16 septembre prochain, le début des cours se fera en ligne pour les élèves inscrits au premier « GROOC » (pour Group MOOC) de la faculté de gestion Desautels de McGill.

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Gurus have ideas to improve meetings—do any work?

Fri, 2015-09-18 10:09

Few words are more menacing to today's office worker: "Reminder: Meeting … in 15 minutes."
... Neither meetings, nor widespread frustration with them, are a 21st century creation. In 1973, Canadian business management expert Henry Mintzberg was among the first to examine the problem. His book "The Nature of Managerial Work" found that more than half of managers' time in his sample was spent in meetings.

Read full article: CNBC, September 17, 2015

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