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Appointments to the Order of Canada

The Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, announced 54 new appointments to the Order of Canada.

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Published on : 30 Dec 2010

Airlines' fortunes looking up in new year

The return of business travellers, fuller planes and rising ticket prices meant a better year for the country's airlines, but industry watchers say emerging from the recession's lows was still a slow climb in 2010.

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Published on : 28 Dec 2010

Internet Gambling: No Mere Roll Of The Dice

Gambling is a normal human pursuit like any other, and it's time to bring it out of the shadows.

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Published on : 23 Dec 2010

Talking Management with Karl Moore: Southwest's former chief on how fundamentals pay off

Prof. Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University, speaks with Jim Parker, the former CEO of Southwest Airlines out of the Dallas area.

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Published on : 22 Dec 2010

Business Without Borders: Challenges for Canadian Business Overseas

BNN speaks to Karl Moore, Professor of Business Strategy, Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University about his experience doing business overseas.

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Published on : 21 Dec 2010

Leapfrogging: How Civilizations Progress And Make Smart Decisions

Forbes has given me the opportunity to write this "Leapfrogging" column, so I'm taking the opportunity to explain its generic title. – Professor Reuven Brenner

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Published on : 17 Dec 2010

Clear role of women-leadership is still not formulated

The role of women is changing. Professor Nancy J. Adler of the Desautels Faculty of Management, discusses where she sees the role of women in society and in business. -Translated from a Slovenian article in “Finance” newspaper

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Published on : 17 Dec 2010

Slovenia's IEDC confers honorary doctorate to Prof. Nancy J. Adler

The Faculty for Postgraduate Studies at IEDC-Bled School of Management (Slovenia) has conferred academic title of Doctor Honoris Causa to Prof. Nancy J. Adler, a guru in organizational culture and one of the leading authorities in global leadership and cross-cultural management for her outstanding contribution to the global leadership development.

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Published on : 16 Dec 2010

Talking Management with Karl Moore: Interview with Pierre Duhaime

Prof. Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University, speaks to the chief executive officer of SNC-Lavalin, Pierre Duhaime.

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Published on : 15 Dec 2010

Keys To Economic Innovation And Rational Optimism

Why democratizing finance and dispersing power are the answers. Reuven Brenner holds the Repap Chair at McGill's Desautels Faculty of Management. This article draws on his books History - The Human Gamble and The Force of Finance.

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Published on : 09 Dec 2010

FT Lexicon: Professor of the Week - Karl Moore, McGill University

Karl Moore is an associate professor at McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management, Montreal, Canada, where he teaches graduate courses in globalisation and leadership.

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Published on : 09 Dec 2010

Talking Management with Karl Moore: Bringing solar energy to the poor

Prof. Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University, speaks to Dr. Muhammad Yunus, the Nobel Peace Prize winner for microcredit, on his views on social business.

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Published on : 08 Dec 2010

Docteurs honoris causa à McGill

Deux éminents diplômés de l'Université McGill se sont vus octroyer des diplômes honorifiques lors de la collation des grades de l'automne. Robert Rabinovitch, B.Com. 1964, ex-président-directeur général de CBC/Radio-Canada et ex-président du Conseil des gouverneurs de l'Université McGill, et J. John Cohen.

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Published on : 07 Dec 2010

Rencontre avec Henry Mintzberg, gourou du management - La productivité à l'américaine tue les entreprises

Les principales causes de la grande récession qui vient de secouer le monde ne se trouvent pas dans des facteurs économiques, mais dans la façon dont les Américains ont géré leurs entreprises pendant des années, dit le gourou montréalais du management, Henry Mintzberg.

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Published on : 06 Dec 2010

Sky-high airfares

Back in 2008, the world’s airlines were in survival mode. Fuel prices had soared and consumers were cutting back. With analysts openly fretting about whether Air Canada might once again crash-land in bankruptcy court, mass layoffs of front-line staff and an array of new fees and penalties were but the most visible changes impacting travellers.

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Published on : 05 Dec 2010