Spring Convocation


Join us as we celebrate our 2017 graduates from the Desautels Faculty of Management./desautelsCategory: Desautels Faculty of Management

McGill announces 2017 honorary doctorate recipients

Published: 16May2017

McGill University has released the names of the inspirational leaders who will be receiving honorary doctorates this year. The slate includes luminaries in fields ranging from music to...

Air Canada moves to a new loyalty program after 2020

Published: 16May2017

After 2020, Air Canada plans to be running its own in-house loyalty program instead of sticking with Aeroplan. So, what does that mean?...

Rima Qureshi leaves Ericsson North America after less than a year as boss

Published: 16May2017

After less than a year at the job, Ericsson Senior VP and head of North American operations Rima Qureshi (BCom’87, MBA’96) has left the company. Chief Strategy Officer Niklas Hueveldop has stepped...

WestJet pilots vote to unionize

Published: 16May2017

The last time WestJet’s pilots voted on unionization, only 45 per cent were in favour — but times change....

Public pressure, executive chairman resignation come among wider troubles for Bombardier

Published: 15May2017

Ballooning C Series costs, job losses and government cash all played into the recent investor revolt at Bombardier, but running underneath are other problems: The C Series is picking up steam after...

Public outcry prompts Pierre Beaudoin to give up Bombardier executive role

Published: 15May2017

Public demonstrations and a shareholder revolt weren’t enough to keep Bombardier chairman Pierre Beaudoin from re-election, though he has stepped back from his former executive role....

For Quebecers, Bombardier’s shine has worn off

Published: 15May2017

By all accounts, Quebecers have had it with Bombardier, and they showed it during the company’s annual meeting last week. After months of bad news, culminating in government bailouts and 14,000...

Jingjing Zhang awarded 2017 FRQSC New Academics Grant

Published: 15May2017

Jingjing Zhang, Assistant Professor in Accounting, was recently awarded a 2017 FRQSC New Academics Grant for her project "Effet d’entraînement réglementaire transfrontalier : impact des réformes du...

Warut Khern-am-nuai awarded 2017 FRQSC New Academics Grant

Published: 15May2017

Warut Khern-am-nuai, Assistant Professor in information Systems was recently awarded a 2017 FRQSC New Academics Grant for his project "L’impact du système de questions et réponses sur les...