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Alain Pinsonneault: frequent little promotions work best for IT employee retention

Published: 15Sep2017

It’s a vicious cycle: Companies cut back on promotions to try to minimize big salary loads, but more promotions keep employees around longer. According to a piece at incentiveandmotivation.com, the...

Canada, UK up the ante on Boeing vs Bombardier

Published: 13Sep2017

A CTV News piece about the latest developments in Boeing’s complaint against Bombardier states that London is now pressuring the White House because wings for the C Series are made in Northern...

Joey Adler, Businesswoman, philanthropist and EMBA alumna

Published: 12Sep2017

Joey Adler (EMBA’14) was a successful businesswoman when her husband and business partner died of cancer in 2001. She sat down with HEC Montreal’s Gestion magazine to talk about life without her...

Philippines-based fashion retailer sees doors opening, thanks to inclusion on BoF 500 list

Published: 11Sep2017

Mark “Jappy” Gonzalez is thrilled to be included on BoF 500, the list of people moving and shaking the fashion industry. Mr Gonzalez says that being included on the list can only open doors, and...

Desautels alumnus and sustainable construction boss interviewed by Canadian Business Journal

Published: 11Sep2017

Jason Wood’s (MBA’94) construction company, Diamond Head Development, has been a going concern in Squamish, BC for over 10 years now. He sat down with Canadian Business Journal to talk about his...

Professor Vihang Errunza named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada

Published: 8Sep2017

The Desautels Faculty of Management is pleased to congratulate Professor Vihang Errunza, Associate Dean, Research, on being named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada’s Social Sciences Academy.

Desautels alumnus to bring video hockey analysis to soccer

Published: 8Sep2017

Craig Buntin (MBA’13) is a Desautels alumnus, a former figure skating champion, and the CEO of hockey analysis company Sportlogiq. The company’s software uses video and machine learning to track...

There’s a new crop of booze coming from Quebec

Published: 8Sep2017

The end of summer saw a lot of new alcohols come from Quebec distilleries. La Presse tested three of them, including a special gin inspired by Montreal’s 375th anniversary....

Desautels alumna on recycling cigarette butts

Published: 8Sep2017

TerraCycle Marketing Manager Jessica Panetta (BCom’16) recently appeared on Toronto’s Breakfast Television to talk about recycling “non-recyclable” waste, specifically used cigarette butts....

EMBA alumnus and Groupe Deschênes CEO on keeping a family separate from business

Published: 8Sep2017

Groupe Deschênes CEO François Deschênes (EMBA’10) was recently interviewed for a piece in Montreal French-language newspaper La Presse. He spoke about recently being put in charge of the family...

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