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Retiring CEOs Hurt Share Prices

When Prof. Paul Kalyta calculated share price performance in the three years after CEOs retired at the 388 companies he studied, the average loss was 0.3%. Among companies whose CEOs received performance-based SERPs, the average decline was 8%. The real kicker: Much of the fudging breaks no laws.

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Published on : 22 Oct 2009

Talking Management: Secrets of success from two Canadian outliers

Using Malcolm Gladwell's book Outliers as a starting point, Paul Tellier and Dick Evans talk about the skills they honed after thousands of hours in business and government with Prof. Karl Moore.

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Published on : 22 Oct 2009

New Air Canada CEO Makes His Mark

Desautels Faculty of Management Professor Karl Moore discusses the new CEO of Air Canada, Calin Rovinescu's move so far.

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Published on : 21 Oct 2009

Henry Mintzberg - Thinkers 50 List

Professor Henry Mintzberg has been named to the Thinkers 50 list - a biennial ranking of business gurus.

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Published on : 16 Oct 2009

McGill Ranks No. 18 in World

McGill University ranked the highest among Canadian universities at number 18 and is the only Canadian school in the top 20.

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Published on : 16 Oct 2009

DESAUTELS MBA PROGRAM CONTINUES TO CLIMB IN THE ECONOMIST'S GLOBAL RANKINGS

The Desautels School of Management at McGill University has risen to 75th place in The Economist's global survey of full-time MBA programs

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Published on : 15 Oct 2009

HENRY MINTZBERG TURNS THE LEADERSHIP INDUSTRY ON ITS HEAD

Prof. Mintzberg's latest book, Managing, takes aim at the leadership industry, which peddles the notion that learning to lead is learning to manage.

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Published on : 02 Oct 2009

GO GLOBAL, YOUNG MANAGER

"Internationalization is becoming more and more part of daily business," says Omar Toulan, associate dean, academic, of the Desautels Faculty of Management.

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Published on : 02 Oct 2009

'E' STANDS FOR EXPERIENCE; AVERAGE AGE OF EMBA STUDENTS AT MCGILL IS 42

The average age of EMBA students at Desautels Faculty of Management of McGill is 42

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Published on : 02 Oct 2009

Admissions Q&A: MBA

The tiny Canadian MBA program has escaped the economic crisis relatively unscathed. MBA director Don Melville offers tips for applicants.

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Published on : 01 Oct 2009

WHAT'S OLD IS NEW AGAIN

Desautels Faculty of Management Prof. Karl Moore and David Lewis: Can Canadians in the 21st century gain anything from studying the economy of the ancient world?

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Published on : 29 Sep 2009

WELCOME TO THE MATURE, INTENSELY COMPETITIVE EDUCATION MARKET

Building brand and pointing up a distinct value proposition has become increasingly important for business schools in Canada.

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Published on : 29 Sep 2009

TALKING MANAGEMENT: SCORING THROUGH DIVERSITY

The more an NHL team shows that the more diverse and integrated a team is, the more it wins.

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Published on : 29 Sep 2009

Management Theory: Troublemaker

Prof. Henry Mintzberg has made a career out of tearing down stale business ideas. Sharda Prashad from Canadian Business reviews Prof. Mintzberg's book "Managing".

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Published on : 28 Sep 2009

Teaching the Big Picture at McGill's Desautels Faculty of Management

Canada has more than 50 business schools, each offering different MBA programs and approaches to business education. Through the fall, FP Executive will publish an interview by John Turley-Ewart each Tuesday that looks at a business school through the eyes of its dean. Today's interview is with Peter Todd, dean of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University in Montreal.

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Published on : 22 Sep 2009