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Talking Management with Professor Karl Moore: What makes for a charismatic leader?

Thu, 2014-10-16 12:12

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 Raina Brands [assistant professor of organizational behaviour] from the London Business School.

... Raina, you have been looking at charismatic leaders. Do men and women differ in respect to charismatic leadership?

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These dads say long work hours are costing them a full family life – so they’re opting out

Thu, 2014-10-16 10:32

At a time when dads are twice as likely as moms to think they don’t spend enough time with the kids, many employers continue to deny them the breathing room needed to get face time with their families. But a new wave of men is quietly (and not so quietly) finding new ways to lean out. It’s the latest thing in corporate corner-office chic: top male executives ditching work to hang out with their kids.

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Talking Management with Professor Karl Moore: Why it’s harder today to build trust on teams

Thu, 2014-10-09 10:20

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 Mark Mortensen, a former colleague at McGill, who is now at [international business school] Insead.

How are teams different today than five or 10 years ago? How have they evolved?

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Talking Management with Professor Karl Moore: Becoming captain of the gluten-free category

Thu, 2014-10-02 10:16

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 Steven Singer, who is founder and [former] CEO of Glutino, which is one of the first companies to [move into] the gluten-free marketplace. [Mr. Singer has recently gone on to found startup Live.Love.Snack].

... Steven, you are a serial entrepreneur, what is the heart of an entrepreneur? How is it different than the heart, the mind, of a corporate type?

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7 Reasons Introverts Make Great Leaders

Thu, 2014-09-25 12:24

There's a paradox at the heart of how we think about leaders. Ask someone to picture a stereotypical leader and most people will think of someone confident, brash, and outgoing--the classic extrovert.

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Talking Management with Karl Moore: Business going gangbusters? Time for a change

Thu, 2014-09-25 11:38

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 Gautam Mukunda [assistant professor of business administration] from the Harvard Business School.

Should we only look for transformational leaders when we are in trouble, or are there other times we need transformational leaders?

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Burger King faces new ‘test’ in quest for Tim Hortons

Thu, 2014-09-25 10:14

The U.S federal government said Tuesday it’s cracking down on companies like Burger King who attempt to relocate to Canada or overseas to avoid paying U.S. taxes.

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Creativity and collaboration: Not talking to your colleagues is holding you back

Mon, 2014-09-22 14:36

THERE’S plenty of hullabaloo surrounding the idea of creativity in the workplace. As the world grows increasingly automated, it seems natural to fear that creativity — the signature characteristic of human intellect — will become less and less important over time.

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