Desautels Faculty of Management news
Paul Tellier, former CEO of CN and of Bombardier and Dick Evans who just retired recently as the CEO of Rio Tinto Alcan talk to Desautels Faculty of Management's Karl Moore about how stepping down doesn’t have to mean slowing down.
Ishana Gopaul, MBA Candidate at the Desautels Faculty of Management, is the recipient of the prestigious 2010 Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC). She is currently pursuing research under the supervision of Prof. Karl Moore.
Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management, talking management for The Globe and Mail speaks with Jonathan Spector, CEO of the Conference Board, which is a conference board in 130 countries around the world.
Tout le monde a fini par comprendre que le resserrement des règles environnementales ne nuisait pas nécessairement au succès des entreprises, bien au contraire. Tout le monde, à l'exception de certains gouvernements, notamment celui des États-Unis et du Canada, déplore le gourou américain de la compétitivité Michael Porter.
The bulk of Canadian business schools are blinded by the status quo, despite the fact that leading schools are mapping out a path to sustainability. Today, Corporate Knights Magazine unveils the seventh-annual Knight Schools ranking. The ranking analyzes how Canadian universities fare in integrating sustainability into the school experience.
Financial markets are forcing governments to respond more quickly and correct their gravest mistakes. The politicians do not like it a bit. So why not try to blame rich speculators - prof. Reuven Brenner comments on the attemps to curb speculation before the G20 summit in Toronto.
Dr. Karl Moore with the McGill University discusses a recent class trip to Dubai to see how the economy in that part of the world has been affected by the global recession. Moore appeared on the PBS program, Mountain Lake Journal.
André Navarri, President of Bombardier Transportation, the train and transit side of Bombardier talks to Karl Moore about the long-term prospects for rail transportation.
Canada's foremost expert on doping control applauds the University of Waterloo's decision to cancel the upcoming season for its football team. "From the university's perspective, it probably had no alternative," Dick Pound, former president of the World Anti-Doping Agency, said Tuesday. "It's clearly a very serious situation..."
(Karl Moore, Desautels Faculty of Management): Innovation is the lifeblood of today’s global economy. What used to take five years to be adopted in advanced economies now takes two or three.
"Still think Ivy League universities dominate the world's best institutions? Guess again. The landscape of the best and brightest universities is diverse and widespread. Using U.S. News and World Report data, determined which countries have the highest-rated universities in the world.
Sometimes the wisdom you are seeking can be found within. One Montreal-based firm has developed a program that enables teams of managers to coach each other. "(It's) the concept of practical learning in a team meeting setting," Coaching Ourselves founder and executive director Phil LeNir said in a phone interview.
(William Polushin, Founding Director of the Program for International Competitiveness at the Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill): In this, the fifth of FP Executive's five-part series on Competing to Win in the Global Economy, William Polushin discusses creating wealth and prosperity in the Google Age.