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Canadian bank CEO on his different approach to managing people

This is Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University with Talking Management for The Globe and Mail. Today I am delighted to sit down with Peter Aceto, who is the CEO of Tangerine, an innovative Canadian Bank.

Read full transcrip: The Globe and Mail, December 9, 2015

Published: 18Dec2015

McGill to Offer a Master of Management in Finance

Canada's McGill University will launch a Masters of Management in Finance program beginning in 2016.

Read full article: Find MBA, December 8, 2015

Published: 18Dec2015

End of hierarchy boosts front line managers' power

The transition of work structures from 20th century hierarchical org structures to the more flexible, collaborative, networked work structures emerging in various organizations may herald the end of hierarchy but it does not mean a flat world of work, nor does it mean the end of management.

Published: 18Dec2015

Who’s on the move: December 7, 2015

Van de Water-Raymond, a family-owned 3PL logistics and management services company, appointed Claude Hardy to the role of vice-president and general manager, sales and Marketing for the Quebec market. He will take on the management of the entire sales team.

Read full article: Materials Management & Distribution, December 7, 2015


Published: 18Dec2015

Bureaux partagés

Entrevue avec Jean-Nicolas Reyt, professeur à la Faculté de management de l'Université McGill.

Voir l'entrevue complet: RDI Economie, le 7 décembre 2015


Published: 18Dec2015

GROOC: Reflections

I had always been slightly skeptical about online jobs but I’ve never been so sure about the influence of the Internet until now. This course has made it possible for thousands of people from around the globe to connect, regardless of age, social background, pre-requisites, and location.

Read GROOC facilitators' blog posts: GROOC Reflections, December 3, 2015

Published: 18Dec2015

University town: Montreal ranked best city in Canada for students

Montreal is the best Canadian city, and seventh best city on the planet for students, wedged in between Singapore (6) and Hong Kong (8). In the 2015 rankings, Montreal was in eighth spot, according to QS.

Read full article: The Montreal Gazette, December 1, 2015


Published: 18Dec2015

The Green Bond: Coupling Sustainability with Finance

Usman W. Chohan has an MBA from Desautels (2014) in Strategy and Leadership. He has served as a consultant at the World Bank Institute (WBI), and as Special Situations Analyst in Global Equities at Natcan Investment Management, investment arm of the National Bank of Canada. He has been a participant in various important climate initiatives in 2015 including the Pacific Island Development Forum (PIDF) 3rd Summit in Suva, Fiji.   

Published: 18Dec2015

House prices ratchet higher but Montreal market staying relatively steady

Sergio Bonici is disappointed that his fourplex in Montreal has attracted little interest in four months on the market.
... Mo Chaudhury, finance professor at the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University, said weaker economic fundamentals are the main driver behind Montreal's relatively tepid demand.

Published: 18Dec2015

‘Uber is part of the transportation cocktail’: Jean-Nicolas Guillemette

Karl Moore is a professor of strategy and organization at the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University. In this exclusive interview he speaks with Uber Quebec’s Jean-Nicolas Guillemette.

Read full article: Financial Post, December 3, 2015

Published: 18Dec2015

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