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McGill MMF Information Session in Montreal

30Oct201614:30
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Join Professor Vadim di Pietro for a live information session in Montreal.

McGill MMF Information Session in Toronto

12Oct201617:00
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McGill University's new Masters of Management in Finance (MMF) is coming to Toronto next month. If you’re passionate about pursuing a career in Finance and would like the tools to achieve this goal, join Prof.

Applications Open for $50K Bloomberg Manulife Prize

The Bloomberg Manulife Prize for the Promotion of Active Health, valued at $50,000 CAD, is offered each year by McGill University to an academic whose research has contributed to understanding how factors, such as physical activity, nutrition, fitness or psychosocial context, can influence personal health and well-being, and whose work could have a positive impact on behavior and lifestyle choices.

Published: 12Sep2016

Ferring Canada's donation to have lasting impact on Desautels Faculty of Management

Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou, Dean and Professor of Finance

Ferring Canada, a subsidiary of Ferring Pharmaceuticals, has contributed a $2-million dollar donation to the Faculties of Management and Medicine at McGill University, which will create new fellowships for graduate students working in the domains of health sciences and health management and leadership.

Published: 9Sep2016

Qui est Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau, l’épouse du premier ministre cana­dien?

Depuis l'élec­tion de son mari Justin au rang de premier ministre du Canada, Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau à elle aussi été propul­sée sous un éclai­rage inter­na­tio­nal. La première dame a tout de la prin­cesse moderne dont rêvait le pays.

Libé­rée de ce “cadeau mal déli­vré” que fut la bouli­mie pour elle, Sophie Grégoire a suivi des études de commerce à l’Uni­ver­sité McGill, puis elle s’est lancée dans une carrière de jour­na­liste. 

Published: 26Sep2016

Du pareil au même

L'un de nous est Américain, l'autre est Canadien; l'un est conservateur, l'autre est libéral. Nous vivons tous deux au Canada, une position privilégiée d'où suivre le déroulement de l'élection présidentielle aux États-Unis. Notre interrogation est la suivante : où sont les Américains honnêtes parmi la classe politique et la population?

Published: 26Sep2016

40th anniversary of the Joint PhD Program in Business Administration

4Nov201608:00
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The Desautels joint program in doctoral management education is celebrating 40 years since its inception. 

Five questions organisations must ask when reacting to surprises

The researchers examined police data from an infamous 2011 murder – where a Dutch criminal was shot whilst under surveillance, but the assailant evaded capture due to police failings – to highlight the challenges of adaptability in high intensity situations.

Faraj says: “Our research examined a high-profile case which showcased the difficulties in coordination faced by a large multidisciplinary police team in a fast-paced environment."

Published: 22Sep2016

Five questions organizations must ask when reacting to surprise incidents

According to researchers there are five key questions to ask when adapting to ‘surprise situations’ in business operations, whether this is an incident occurring ‘out of the blue’ or a change in direction of an ongoing crisis.

The researchers at Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University examined police data from an infamous 2011 murder – where a Dutch criminal was shot whilst under surveillance, but the assailant evaded capture due to police failings – to highlight the challenges of adaptability in high intensity situations and relate these to businesses.

Published: 22Sep2016

Keep calm and ask yourself this

Researchers from the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University have examined police data from an infamous 2011 murder – where a Dutch criminal was shot whilst under surveillance, but the assailant evaded capture due to police failings – to highlight the challenges of adaptability in high-intensity situations.

Samer Faraj is the Canada research chair in technology, management and healthcare at McGill University's Desautels Faculty of Management in Quebec

Published: 22Sep2016

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