Desautels Faculty of Management

Three young student lawyers yesterday got a $5,000 boost after top law firm Marshall, Diel & Myers split its annual scholarship award between them.

... Ms [Alexis] Haynes, who has graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce degree from McGill University, also Canada, later graduated from Queen Mary, University of London with a law degree and will now read for her legal practice certificate and Master’s degree in law at the University of Law in London.

Classified as: BCom, Law, BCom Alumni, alexis haynes, law firm, Marshall Diel & Myers, the royal gazette
Published on: 22 Sep 2014

Un pied dans l'avion, l'autre dans l'aéroport, la directrice éditoriale des guides de voyage Frommer's passe certainement plus de temps à proximité des boutiques hors taxes que dans les centres commerciaux près de chez elle. Et pourtant, elle n'y fait jamais aucun achat.

Classified as: Karl Moore, La Presse, Associate Professor
Published on: 22 Sep 2014

The first time was in 1980 when Quebec’s premier, René Lévesque, called for a provincial referendum on pursuing a negotiated secession from CanadaThe key issue for the separatists was the preservation of the French language and culture.

Classified as: Economics, Reuven Brenner, Movement, Professor, quebec movement, scottish independence, separatists
Published on: 22 Sep 2014

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 Mitch Joel, who is the president of Twist Image, one of the top digital marketing firms in the world.

Classified as: Talking Management, Karl Moore, the globe and mail
Published on: 17 Sep 2014

McGill University and the University of Toronto might be neck-and-neck in the quest to be the top-ranked Canadian university in the world, but the real story in this year’s new QS World University Rankings has to be the surge of several other Canadian universities, including Université de Montréal, which jumped to 83rd in the world from 92nd last year.

Classified as: McGill University, QS Rankings
Published on: 17 Sep 2014

1. Est-ce le bon moment dans ma carrière?

Même si leurs noms different parfois, les principaux programmes de MBA offerts dans les universités sont le MBA à temps plein, le MBA à temps partiel et le MBA pour cadres, ou Executive MBA (EMBA), qui s'adresse aux cadres expérimentés. 

... La moyenne pour les étudiants de l'Université McGill au MBA est de cinq ans. L'EMBA s'adresse à des personnes qui ont souvent déjà une fonction de cadre.

Classified as: MBA, EMBA, EMBA Alumni, McGill-HEC Executive MBA (EMBA), Masters in Business Administration (MBA), McGill-HEC Montreal Executive MBA (EMBA), Don Melville, Jean-Francois Bertrand
Published on: 9 Sep 2014

Ce qu'il faut savoir Toutes les universités addichent des chiffres pour montrer que l'obtention du MBA a permis à leurs étudiants de faire évoluer leur carrière de façon intéressante et rapide. 

... Pour les étudiants de McGill (2011-2012), le taux de placement trois mois après l'obtention du diplôme est, depuis les cinq dernieres années, supérieur à 90% en moyenne, précise Marie-José Beaudin, directrice exécutive du Centre de carrières de la Faculté de gestion Desautels de l'Université McGill. 

Classified as: MBA, Career services, Marie-José Beaudin
Published on: 9 Sep 2014

Tolulope Ilesanmi, MBA McGill University, 2005

Founder and Cleaner, Zenith Cleaners

Cleaning, for most, is a chore. But for Tolulope Ilesanmi, it is a practice, a business, and an agent of social change.

Classified as: MBA, MBA Alumni, the star, mcgill graduate business conference, Tolulope Ilesanmi, toronto star, zenith cleaners
Published on: 9 Sep 2014

Article by Karl Moore

There is a great deal of natural leadership locked up in America’s prison system. Many inmates have drive, a profit orientation, charisma, and a strong ability to influence. How can they turn those strengths into successful post-prison careers? In this post, we turn to Catherine Hoke, Founder and CEO of Defy Ventures, and learn how Defy is helping to do just that. 

Classified as: Karl Moore, Leadership, Professor, forbes, Associate Professor, america, C2MTL, Catherine Hoke, defy ventures, simon hudson
Published on: 9 Sep 2014

J’ai participé à la quatrième et dernière étape de la Tournée des entrepreneurs, hier, à Lac-Mégantic. Journée très différente de celle de Gaspé qui a rassemblé des entrepreneurs de Mégantic, mais beaucoup de gens de l’extérieur, également.

Classified as: Dobson Cup, Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship, lac megantic, cecile branco, Dobson Cup 2014, social enterprise, social enterprise track, le journal de montreal, McGill Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship
Published on: 9 Sep 2014

Never underestimate the power of a woman. Now multiply that by 25 and you have the Citrus County Chamber of Commerce Business Women’s Alliance. Founded in 2006, the Business Women’s Alliance is a committee of the Citrus County Chamber of Commerce. Its mission is to empower and develop women through education, networking, mentoring and partnerships while promoting opportunities for all women throughout Citrus County.

Classified as: women, BCom, BCom Alumni, Business Women’s Alliance, Dorothy Pernu, ocala publications
Published on: 9 Sep 2014

YAMANA GOLD INC. (YRI.TO)(AUY) ("Yamana" or "the Company") today announced Christiane Bergevin and Jane Sadowsky have joined its Board of Directors ("the Board"). 

Classified as: BCom, BCom Alumni, Christiane Bergevin, Yamana Gold
Published on: 8 Sep 2014

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 [management professor] Adam Grant from the Wharton School [at the University of Pennsylvania].

Classified as: Talking Management, Karl Moore, the globe and mail, Professor, wharton school, Associate Professor, Adam Grant
Published on: 8 Sep 2014

It takes a certain type of courage to bite the hand that feeds you. Dr Shahid Qureshi is a fierce critic of the way business schools churn out graduates in Pakistan and elsewhere in the world. 

Classified as: Henry Mintzberg, management, Professor, cleghorn professor, the express tribune
Published on: 8 Sep 2014

Hot Cities of the World Tour

What it's all about: "A once in a lifetime opportunity to travel to Mongolia and South Korea (in 2014). Amidst sightseeing to 1,200 year old temples, going on horseback excursions, and visiting a towering statue of Genghis Khan, students met with business executives from a variety of industries such as banking, technology, and food and beverage as well as with public and non-profit leaders."

Where: McGill University (but around the world)

Classified as: BCom, Desautels Faculty of Management, Hot Cities, Huffington Post, hot cities world tour, Hot Cities of the World Tour
Published on: 8 Sep 2014