Desautels Faculty of Management news
Carlos Slim’s proposal that we work a three-day week sounds crazy. But many, in 1922, thought Henry Ford crazy when he announced that his staff would work a five-day week.
Depuis qu'elle a amorcé sa carrière de gestionnaire de portefeuille en 1990, Christine Décarie s'est rapidement imposée comme la grande spécialiste des titres de sociétés québécoises.
The restructuring at Montreal-based Bombardier Inc., as painful as it is with the loss of another 1,800 jobs, actually is a positive development for the aerospace company, analysts say.
Scripps Networks Interactive, a Knoxville, Tenn.-based provider of lifestyle content in the home, food and travel categories for TV and the Web, has appointed Sameer Deen senior VP, multi-platform distribution and strategy.
We tend to admire leaders who proclaim, “If you can’t measure it, you can’t manage it.” But what if that’s not necessarily true? ... — Adapted from Simply Managing, Henry Mintzberg, Berrett-Koehler Publishers.Read full aticle: Business Management
Bernard Truong: COP-GOV, Chief Advisor, Governance - Centre of Expertise - Operations Strategic Alliances, National Bank of Canada P: What steered you towards the COP-GOV certification?
This month, 25 business students from China’s Shantou University are getting a taste of life at McGill and Montreal through the Desautels Faculty of Management’s International Summer Program.
Talking Management with Karl Moore: Transcript: Have you reached your ‘best before’ date as a manager?
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 a colleague in Australia from the University of Queensland, Neal Ashkanasy.Read full article: The Globe and Mail
« On fait du droit mais on sait rire et être relax ! » : c’est en substance le message qu’a voulu passer le cabinet Gowlingsavec ce projet marketing pas très ordinaire.
From Richard Branson to Steve Jobs, entrepreneurs might be considered the defining business leaders of this generation. ... “When they come into the class, 90 percent of them don't know what they're going to do,” says Alex Kalil, who teaches on two entrepreneurship courses at McGill University's Desautels Faculty of Management. Read full article: Find MBA
According to a new study, insider trading often occurs during merger and acquisitions and is rarely punished. BNN takes a closer look with one of the report's co-authors, Patrick Augustin, Assistant Professor of Finance, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University. Watch full video: Business News Network
After years of waiting, more than a thousand Electrolux employees are out of a job after the company wound down operations Wednesday. ... Karl Moore, associate professor at McGill Faculty of Management, says businesses are under more pressure than ever to make the most money possible for shareholders.Read full article: CTV News Montreal
As McGill University’s first Jewish chancellor, it is probably appropriate that Arnold Steinberg is “kvelling” about the amazing students who have built the McGill brand by spreading the gospel about the Harvard of the North and wowing the world with the expertise McGill instilled in them.
J’ai toujours considéré l’investissement et la Bourse comme l’une des activités humaines parmi les plus stimulantes qui soient. ... Comme le dit l’économiste canadien Reuven Brenner, le progrès économique et social repose d’abord et avant tout sur notre capacité à marier le talent et le capital.Read full article: Orientation Finance