Desautels alumnus appointed Managing Partner at major law firm

Published: 2Jun2017

Philippe Johnson (BCom'92) is a newly-minted Managing Partner at the Montreal offices of Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg. But he could easily have gone down the business route....

Seminar: Influence and Assertiveness


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Desautels student wins world championship in debating

Published: 1Jun2017

A two-person team from Quebec has brought home first place at the annual Championnat de débat francophone at the École Normale Superieure in Paris....

Seminar: Essential Management Skills


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Getting the terminology right: Just what is a ‘strategic plan,’ anyway?

Published: 31May2017

In a recent blog post, Cape Chamber of Commerce & Industry Executive Director Sid Peimer of South Africa asks just what a “strategic plan” is, pointing out that a strategy and a plan are two...

Desautels professor contributes to major paper by green energy group

Published: 30May2017

Sustainable Canada Dialogues is a network of academics that was commissioned by Ottawa to come up with a green-energy transition plan for Canada....

After a varied career, an EMBA alumna sets her sights on investment advising

Published: 30May2017

Marie-Lou Dorval (EMBA’15) has done almost everything: She’s been a filmmaker, she’s been the president of an agricultural business, and she’s run a restaurant....

The changing face of feminine leadership

Published: 30May2017

At the 7th Femmes Leaders conference on May 16th, women executives came together to discuss today’s constantly-changing business landscape and what it requires from them as leaders....

National network of researchers assesses Canada’s energy future

Published: 29May2017

A new report co-authored by 71 researchers from across Canada, including Professor Dror Etzion of Desautels, examines how Canada could transition to low-carbon energy systems, while remaining...