New international sustainability test module based on Mintzberg book announced

Published: 20Jul2017

The Sustainability Literacy Test (aka “Sulitest”) is both a non-profit and a method for verifying sustainability know-how across the globe. It is the work of an international cadre of academics and...

Desautels alumnus on CIO’s top 40 under 40 list

Published: 19Jul2017

Chief Investment Officer’s Class of 2017 Forty Under Forty list is out. It’s a roundup and Q&A with forty up-and-coming investment leaders from across the globe, selected by anonymous nomination.

Solving the objective-subjective reality split

Published: 19Jul2017

Deepak Chopra and Desautels alumnus Anoop Kumar, MD (IMHL’16) write for The Huffington Post about a perceived split in reality, and how to address it. Specifically, they talk about the dichotomy...

Natalia Aguilar Delgado Finalist for the Emerald Best International Dissertation Award

Published: 18Jul2017

The dissertation of Desautels PhD alumna Natalia Aguilar Delgado was selected as finalist for the Emerald Best International Dissertation Award of the Academy of Management 2017.  ...

Jose Carlos Marques Finalist for 2017 AOM SIM Dissertation Award

Published: 18Jul2017

The dissertation of Desautels PhD alumnus Jose Carlos Marques (PhD'17) was selected as one of the three finalists for the Academy of Management Social Issues in Management Best Dissertation Award...

Desautels alumnus named CFO of Colonial Coal

Published: 18Jul2017

According to StockWatch, Vancouver-based resource company Colonial Coal International Corp. has appointed Matthew James Anderson (BCom'05) to the roles of CFO and secretary, replacing the retiring...

Microservices are a boon for adaptability-focused firms

Published: 18Jul2017

Author Ronnie Mitra writes in The New Stack about how businesses are focussing on adaptability like never before, and how that is weighing heavy on tech teams. It looks more and more like the...

Soho Square appoints Desautels alumnus CCO and Chairman

Published: 18Jul2017

Best Media Info reports that long-time Ogilvy & Mather exec Sumanto Chattopadhyay (MBA'90) is moving over to Soho Square as CCO and Chairman. At Ogilvy, Mr Chattopadhyay helped bring many...

Ambiverts and success, Karl Moore’s advice

Published: 18Jul2017

Desautels professor Karl Moore writes in Forbes that, in-between extroverts and introverts, the ambivert pulls benefits from both social situations and alone time, giving them the best of both...

GCPA student awarded C. Douglas Mellor Prize for academic excellence

Published: 18Jul2017

Kaihua He, student of the Graduate Certificate in the Professional Accounting (GCPA) program, has been selected among the graduating class as this year’s recipient of the C. Douglas Mellor Prize...