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Former prime minister Paul Martin speaks about business, issues he’s passionate about and Donald Trump

Thu, 2016-12-01 13:49

Karl Moore is a professor of strategy and organization at the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University. In this exclusive interview he speaks with Paul Martin.

Source Site: /desautels

LinkedIn: A networking tool for introverted leaders?

Fri, 2016-11-25 12:20

Written by Karl Moore 

Introverts would tend see networking as something they hate to do. But our research suggests that introverted networking can be powerful and an approach that an extrovert, like myself, should learn to emulate, at least part of the time. Rather than working a room the way an extrovert would, speaking to many people for a short time each, introverts often speak to fewer people but have longer, more detailed and richer conversations. 

Source Site: /desautels

Bombardier reputation takes hit after Metrolinx ramps up pressure on rail deal

Mon, 2016-11-14 14:50

One of Bombardier's largest Canadian rail customers has threatened to cancel a contract over continued delays in delivering a prototype train in Toronto, handing another blow to the beleaguered company.

Metrolinx ramped up pressure on Bombardier by issuing a formal notice of intent to terminate its $770-million contract after the company missed a commitment to deliver a prototype by the end of last month.

McGill University management professor Karl Moore said the ongoing rail challenges make people a little nervous about giving funding to a firm that appears incompetent.

Source Site: /desautels

Eric Friedman: ‘I’ve always had trouble disconnecting from my work’

Mon, 2016-11-14 14:33

Eric Friedman, 39, is co-founder and chief technology officer of Fitbit Inc., a maker of wearable fitness monitors that can track and share user data.

Source Site: /desautels

Metrolinx threatens to cancel $770 million Bombardier contract

Tue, 2016-11-08 14:44

Metrolinx is frustrated with Bombardier after it missed a commitment to deliver a prototype by the end of last month.

McGill University management professor Karl Moore said the ongoing rail challenges make people a little nervous about giving funding to a firm that appears incompetent.

Read full article: Design Engineering, November 7, 2016 

Source Site: /desautels

Bombardier reputation hit after Metrolinx ramps up pressure on rail deal

Tue, 2016-11-08 14:42

Bombardier is facing another blow to its reputation after one of its largest Canadian rail customers threatened to cancel a contract over continued delays in delivering a prototype train in Toronto.

McGill University management professor Karl Moore said ongoing rail challenges make people a little nervous about giving funding to a company that appears incompetent.

Read full article: Plant, November 7, 2016 

Source Site: /desautels

Bombardier reputation takes hit after Metrolinx ramps up pressure on rail deal

Mon, 2016-11-07 13:46

One of Bombardier’s largest Canadian rail customers has threatened to cancel a contract over continued delays in delivering a prototype train in Toronto, handing another blow to the beleaguered company.

Metrolinx ramped up pressure on Bombardier by issuing a formal notice of intent to terminate its $770-million contract after the company missed a commitment to deliver a prototype by the end of last month.

McGill University management professor Karl Moore said the ongoing rail challenges make people a little nervous about giving funding to a firm that appears incompetent.

Source Site: /desautels

Lower prices could be on the way with airline ownership announcement: airline analyst

Mon, 2016-11-07 13:41

A Canadian airline analyst says, theoretically, relaxed rules on airline ownership in this country will lead to more competition and lower prices.

Transport Minister Marc Garneau announced Thursday morning the federal Liberals’ to plan raise foreign ownership limits of airlines from 25 per cent to 49.

Karl Moore from McGill University in Calgary said Friday foreign investors don’t find the current 25 per cent ownership restriction very attractive.

Read full article: 630 CHED, November 4, 2016

Source Site: /desautels

Fed-up Metrolinx threatens to cancel $770M Bombardier deal for LRT

Mon, 2016-11-07 13:38

Metrolinx has threatened to cancel a contract with Bombardier over continued delays in delivering a prototype train in Toronto, handing another blow to the beleaguered company.

Ontario’s regional transportation agency ramped up pressure on Bombardier by issuing a formal notice of intent to terminate its $770-million contract after the company missed a commitment to deliver a prototype by the end of last month.

Source Site: /desautels

Bombardier reputation takes hit after Metrolinx threatens to cancel deal

Mon, 2016-11-07 13:36

Bombardier is facing another blow to its reputation after one of its largest Canadian rail customers threatened to cancel a contract over continued delays in delivering a prototype train in Toronto.

McGill University management professor Karl Moore said ongoing rail challenges make people a little nervous about giving funding to a company that appears incompetent.

Read full article: Macleans, November 4, 2016 

Source Site: /desautels