The Board of Directors of LifeSciences BC announced today at their Annual General Meeting, thatJames P. Hatton Q.C. has been appointed new Chairman of the LifeSciences BC Board of Directors.
It was also announced that Nancy Harrison, Board of Director member since 2012, will take over as Vice Chair.
Read full article: Money News, September 9, 2015
... EMBA是用公款消费的Easy MBA（商管硕士在职班），人人爭著上课，为的是迅速累积社交资源，高校纷纷开办EMBA课程，意在谋「財」而非「才」。套用国际知名管理学大师亨利明茨伯格（Henry Mintzberg）的话：「EMBA和MBA的区別在于，招收更有经验的学员，
Read full article: Oriental Daily News, September 11, 2015
September 10, 2015
Global’s Elysia Bryan-Baynes speaks to Professor Henry Mintzberg on his new “Social Learning for Social Impact” course at McGill University, which aims to inspire social change to create a positive and sustainable impact on the world.
Watch the interview: Global News, September 8, 2015
Shareholder value implications of service failures in triads: The case of customer information security breaches
Authors: Modi, S.B., Wiles, M.A., and Mishra, S.
Publication: Journal of Operations Management
Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou is the first female dean of McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management. She joined the Canadian business school on September 1st, having spent 21 years at George Washington University in the US in a number of roles, including associate dean for undergraduate programmes. Before this, she taught at Essec Business School in France.
Read full article: Financial Times, September 6, 2015
Riôtel Group confirms the arrival of the third generation of the family to Rioux direction Riôtel Matane. En effet, Marie-Frédérik Rioux occupe maintenant les fonctions de directrice de l’établissement. L’hôtel compte 120 chambres, un spa, deux piscines, le restaurant Cargo et six salles de réunions complètement rénovées.
This op-ed is written by Reuven Brenner, the Repap Chair at McGill University’s Desautels faculty of Management.
Much has been written on the “Dutch Disease” – how countries relying on their natural resources often fall on hard times, failing to develop. A Chinese observer, Laozi, in 81 BC had this to say: “A country is never as poor as when it seems filled with riches” (in Yan Tie Lun, A Discourse on Salt and Iron). Only these days, the natural riches are oil (in Canada, Norway, Russia, Middle East) and in Australia, iron ore.
Authors: Kondo, J. E. and Papanikolaou, D.
Publication: Review of Finance
PhD student Mahmood Zargar has won the best student paper award from the Organizational Communication & Information Systems division of the Academy of Management for his paper: “Interplay between social structure and knowledge reuse in open innovation communities".