The first cohort to graduate from McGill University’s X-1 startup accelerator is a unusual mix.
While some are attempting to commercialize products based on serious scientific research, one has no real product and another startup that pitched at the accelerator’s demo day has already stopped operating.
The demo day, held on Sept. 9, began with pitches form some of the startups to win at The McGill Dobson Cup, a business plan competition open to students, alumni, faculty and staff of the university.
If business school is your first step towards an international career in management, you might want to consider a growing number of Masters programmes that will take you across continents to develop your cross-cultural mindset and build your business credentials.
HEALTH MANAGEMENT SEMINAR
Falling between the cracks: Developing and sustaining responsibility in a professional organization
Professor of Public Management
Warwick Business School
Wednesday September 23rd, 2015 - 4:00 – 6:00 PM
Bronfman Bldg., Rm. 360
Following a 21-year tenure at George Washington University, Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou has joined McGill University as the new dean of the Desautels Faculty of Management.
Read full article: McGill Tribune, September 15, 2015
Related article: McGill Tribune
McGill University maintained its position as the top-ranked Canadian university in the world even if it dropped down a few notches in the overall standings released in this year’s QS World University Rankings.
Read full article: Montreal Gazette, September 15, 2015
Authors: Chuprinin, O., Massa, M., and Schumacher, D.
Publications: Journal of Finance
Vječna rasprava o tome rađaju li se lideri ili stvaraju, odnosno može li se naučiti biti vođa, svoju konkretizaciju u okviru poslovne zajednice doživljava i u jednom uže definiranom pitanju – je li za uspješnog menadžera nužno formalno menadžersko obrazovanje?
... Jedan od najpoznatijih stručnjaka u području poslovnog obrazovanja Henry Mintzberg iznimno je kritičan prema MBA programima najpoznatijih škola kao što su Harvard ili Wharton.
Search and Integration in External Venturing: An Inductive Examination of Corporate Venture Capital Units
Authors: Sandip Basu, Corey C. Phelps and Suresh Kotha
Publications: Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal
The Desautels Faculty of Management's Program for International Competitiveness at McGill University
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