‘Up until recently I was a rock star’s agent, now I’m a true CEO’: Cirque du Soleil’s Daniel Lamarre

Published: 3May2016

Daniel Lamarre, 62, is the president and chief executive officer of Montreal-based Cirque du Soleil, which has about 4,000 employees working on more than 20 shows in about 50 countries....

Thesis Defense Presentation: P. Judson Kenney


Bronfman Building1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 1G5, CAMr. P. Judson Kenney, a doctoral student at McGill University in the Area of Operations Management will be presenting his thesis...

Research Proposal Presentation: Zachary T. Mendenhall


Bronfman Building1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 1G5, CAZachary T. Mendenhall, a doctoral student at McGill University in the Marketing area will be presenting his research: ...

PhD alumnus wins AMR’s 2015 Best Paper Award

Published: 29Apr2016

Warren Nilsson, PhD’10, won the Academy of Management Review’s 2015 Best Paper Award for his paper entitled, “Positive Institutional Work: Exploring Institutional Work Through the Lens of Positive...

Professor Etzion Receives Knowledge Synthesis Grant

Published: 29Apr2016

Desautels Professor Dror Etzion has received a Knowledge Synthesis Grant given by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) in the Energy and Natural Resources category for his...

Seminar: Driving High Performance and Results


Bronfman BuildingMcGill Executive Institute, 6th floor, 1001 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, QC, H3A 1G5Developing organizations through people, processes and decisive action...

Supplier selection considering product structure and product life cycle cost

Published: 28Apr2016

Authors: Ebrahimipour, V., Maleki Shoja, B., Li, S. Publications: International Journal of Quality and Reliability Management Abstract: 

Obituary: Michal Hornstein was one of city's most renowned philanthropists

Published: 28Apr2016

As a young man in Poland, Michal Hornstein was arrested by the Nazis and set to be deported to Auschwitz, the notorious death camp where thousands were executed during the Holocaust....

McGill business students focus on helping Syrian refugees

Published: 28Apr2016

Every semester, McGill University faculty lecturer Anita Nowak challenges her students to come up with projects for her social entrepreneurship and social innovation class based on a theme that she...

Why Valeant Pharmaceuticals International’s new CEO may signal a shift from ‘disruptor’ to ‘plain vanilla’

Published: 28Apr2016

 Less than a year ago Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc.’s CEO Michael Pearson represented a disruption to big pharma by coming from outside the industry, using aggressive acquisitions and...