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Bombardier’s founding family holds tight as company’s fortunes shift

Fri, 2015-10-30 10:45

Bombardier Inc.’s founding family now has more of its wealth tied to legacy snowmobile company BRP Inc. than to the global plane and train manufacturer, a curious situation caused by Bombardier’s spectacular stock collapse this year. 

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Introverts Like You Can Make Great Leaders Too!

Fri, 2015-10-30 10:35

Many of us have been led to believe that extroverts—people who love groups, are generally energetic, and who can charm a room—are the only ones who make it to the top and make great leaders.
... Business and leadership writer and professor Karl Moore suggests that introverts act like an extrovert at times: At least five times during the day, approach your coworkers and interact with them in a friendly way. A simple "good morning" and a quick chat is enough.

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Bombardier ‘committed’ to troubled CSeries jet

Mon, 2015-10-26 11:10

Bombardier says it has no plans to pull the plug on the CSeries even though its efforts to secure a rescue deal from Airbus stoked fears about the future of the aircraft program and the company itself.
… Karl Moore, professor at McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management, said Bombardier may sell a majority stake in its transportation division to raise funds but he’d be “astonished” if Bombardier’s new CEO Alain Bellemare bailed on the CSeries that is two years late and $2 billion over budget.

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Ten things extroverts wish you knew about us

Mon, 2015-10-26 10:35

This is Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University with Talking Management for The Globe & Mail.

Read full transcript: The Globe and Mail, October 14, 2015

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Élections fédérales 2015: Justin Trudeau voit d'un bon oeil de possibles investissements étrangers dans Bombardier

Thu, 2015-10-15 11:56

La perspective que Bombardier ouvre la porte à des investissements étrangers n'effraie pas le chef du Parti libéral du Canada. Jeudi, Justin Trudeau s'est dit ouvert à cette possibilité, tant et aussi longtemps que cela ne mettait pas en péril les intérêts des Canadiens.

Source Site: /desautels

No plans to kill CSeries after approaching Airbus: Bombardier

Thu, 2015-10-15 11:53

Bombardier says it has no plans to pull the plug on the CSeries even though its efforts to secure a rescue deal from Airbus stoked fears about the future of the aircraft program and the transportation company itself.
... Karl Moore, professor at McGill University's Desautels Faculty of Management, said Bombardier may sell a majority stake in its transportation division to raise funds but he'd be ``astonished'' if Bombardier's new CEO Alain Bellemare bailed on the CSeries that is two years late and $2 billion over budget.

Source Site: /desautels

Bombardier’s future up in the air as Airbus deal fails

Thu, 2015-10-15 11:32

Reports that Bombardier Inc. approached rival Airbus Group to sell a majority stake of the CSeries aircraft program have set off fears that the company is in deeper trouble.
... “They are in trouble, and there are real cash flow issues,” said McGill University business professor Karl Moore, noting that’s why Bellemare was brought in as CEO. “It’s not a trivial thing to do.”

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Why strategic IQ matters more than education in business

Thu, 2015-10-15 11:19

This Is Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University with Talking Management for The Globe & Mail. I am sitting down in Vancouver with Sheen Levine, from the University of Texas at Dallas and Columbia University.

Read full transcript: The Globe and Mail, October 6, 2015

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Why having too much talent can hurt a business

Fri, 2015-10-02 10:20

This is Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University with Talking Management for The Globe & Mail. Today I am delighted to sit down with Columbia Business School professor Adam Galinsky.

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Is it better for companies to cut back or invest during a recession?

Fri, 2015-09-25 17:57

This is Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University with Talking Management for The Globe & Mail. Today I am delighted to sit down with Ioannis Ioannou from the London Business School.

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