The top 50 professors on Twitter – so ranked this month by online think tank LDRLB for their 140-character commentaries on research on leadership, innovation and strategy – include six from Canadian business schools.
Hani Sadafi, doctoral student in the Informational Systems area, will be presenting his thesis proposal titled:
Knowledge Creation in Health IT Communities of Innovation
Doctoral student in Information Systems, McGill University
Date: August 28, 2013
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Bronfman Building (1001 Sherbrooke St. W.)
The problem: finding a high-quality source of protein for hundreds of millions of people that can be raised quickly, without consuming a lot of land, water, and other resources.
... Gabe Mott, an MBA student at McGill University in Montreal, said he and his teammates, the winners of the Boston regional competition, hadn’t expected to get into social entrepreneurship, but the Hult Prize opened opportunities.
Authors: Mirabeau, Laurent; Maguire, Steve
Publication: Strategic Management Journal, 2013
"Constructing Consequences for Noncompliance: The Case of Academic Laboratories," Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science
Authors: Huising, Ruthanne; Silbey, Susan S.
Publication: Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, September 2013
Authors: Choi, Sung Chul; Park, Sang June; Qiu, Chun; Stanyer, Mike
Publication: Journal of Economic Psychology, December 2013
Cogeco Câble a annoncé mardi la nomination de Louise St-Pierre (BCom'78) au poste de présidente et chef de la direction de Cogeco Câble Canada.
... Diplômée de l'Université McGill, en finances et en marketing, Mme St-Pierre avait auparavant géré et offert des services de consultation chez DMR au Québec, au Nouveau-Brunswick et en Alberta, et mené des mandats auprès d'IBM.
Professor in the Desautel Faculty Management Program at McGill University Karl Moore tells us about some of the problems an eastbound oil pipeline might face in Quebec.
Listen to full interview: CBC, August 2, 2013
Phil and I remember being younger managers in large multinationals (IBM for me) back in the 90′s, and in my case, the 80′s. We were sent to a variety of short training courses, and we honestly can’t say that we remember anything they tried to teach us. Except for one lesson. In fact, it was so powerful that we never forgot it. In many ways, you can say it shaped much of Phil’s career and eventually led both of us to work with Professor Henry Mintzberg in management development.
My name is Mo Sedki and I’m an MBA Management Consulting intern with Accenture, based in the Calgary office.
When I started the MBA program at McGill’s Desautels Faculty of Management, I knew that I wanted to kick off my career in Management Consulting. I, however, had never worked as a consultant and had no prior experience working for a global company. So, when I was offered the opportunity to join Accenture in Calgary for 12 weeks, I was more than stoked!