Desautels Faculty of Management news
Five people at McGill University have been awarded a Principal's Award for Administrative and Support Staff. Management porter Antero Branco won in the Trades and Services Category.
The Canadian branches of the international science and commerce student organization AIESEC held their national conference at McGill. On the table were discussions about networking, internships and working with the corporate world for international development.
A team of four BCom students (Philippe Cantin, Louis-Paul Hetu, Panthea Lee and Elizabeth Rancourt) took bronze at the MMICC (McGill Management International Case Competition), held at McGill March 15-19, 2005.
Call for Papers: The 8th Uddevalla Symposium & the 8th McGill International Entrepreneurship Conference
The call for papers for the 8th Uddevalla Symposium & the 8th McGill International Entrepreneurship Conference on Innovations and Entrepreneurship in Functional Regions, 15-17 September 2005, to take place at the University of Trollhättan/Uddevalla in Uddevalla, Sweden.
Professionals and managers who work reduced hours can still keep their careers on track and see their salaries grow, a study by McGill University and Michigan State University has found. And the companies that allow workers to work fewer than 40 hours per week saw that they were able to retain top-level talent, according to the study released today as part of a press briefing at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.
McGill MBAs place first in North America on international mobility according to Financial Times global survey
The Financial Times of London survey of 100 MBA programs in the world, released on January 24, 2005, places McGill graduates first in North America – and 11th worldwide – for international mobility. This measure is based on the employment movements of alumni between time of graduation and today. The FT results are based on a survey of the 2001 alumni and an analysis of each school's activities.