James Green on being fired by Steve Jobs, an expiring visa and building back to success

Published: 6Sep2017

Magnetic CEO and Desautels Global Expert James Green (BMus'86) has a remarkable resume by any measure, but his story is even more impressive: he worked at Disney for almost a decade before becoming...

Wisdom, comfort zones and Henry Mintzberg

Published: 6Sep2017

A recent piece in India’s Free Press Journal delves into wisdom and the six parameters listed in the ancient Sanskrit epic, Mahabharata. The parameters include listening intently and gaining a full...

Thesis Defense Presentation: Young Ho Song


Mr. Young Ho SONG, a doctoral student at McGill University in the Organizational Behaviour area will be presenting his thesis defense entitled:

Disruption in the Workplace: Artificial Intelligence in the 21st Century


2017 Marcel Desautels Integrated Management Symposium Series A Leadership Dialogue with /desautelsCategory: Desautels Faculty of Management

Desautels alumnus interviewed about his new job as CEO of Soho Square

Published: 5Sep2017

Sumanto Chattopdhyay (MBA’90) recently sat down with Impact to discuss his new job as Chairman and CEO of Indian marketing powerhouse Soho Square. The former Ogilvy & Mather Creative Director...

Desautels professor on cultural sensitivity and western managers working in China

Published: 5Sep2017

A piece at CNBM.net.cn quotes Desautels Professor Saibal Ray on how foreign workers in China can work smoothly with their Chinese counterparts. ...

Under-20 cross-country champ, star student from Bermuda starts at Desautels

Published: 5Sep2017

Brianna Mendes (BCom’20) is no ordinary student. The Bermuda High School graduate comes to Desautels with the kind of academic background that most of us can only dream of: She received the Doris...

From dropout to airline mogul: how Wow Air’s CEO made his own success

Published: 5Sep2017

Desautels Professor Karl Moore writes in the Calgary Herald that Icelandic businessman Skúli Morgensen’s low-cost carrier Wow Air is only the latest company that he has founded since he started his...

List of stars with surprising degrees includes Desautels alumnus

Published: 1Sep2017

Quebec celebrity news site envedette.ca recently posted a list of stars who hold degrees that have nothing to do with show business.  Some of the stars are pure over-achievers (James Franco has BA...

Bombardier’s past haunts it as NYC blocks it from bidding on new subway cars

Published: 1Sep2017

According to a story in the Montreal Gazette, Bombardier has been frozen out of a bidding process to build up to 1,695 new subway cars for the New York City Metropolitan Transit Authority due to...