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"Improving Hospital Efficiency: A Process Model of Organizational Change Commitments," Medical Care Research and Review

Wed, 2014-02-12 12:26

Authors: Nigam, Amit; Huising, Ruthanne; Golden, Brian R.

Publication: Medical Care Research and Review, 2014 

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Crunch Time for the Insect-Eating Entrepreneurs

Wed, 2014-02-12 11:47

The sight of bilios celebrities gagging on anything from witchetty grubs to cockroaches is a staple of I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here. But could edible insects offer a solution to world hunger? That is the million dollar award-winning business idea of a team of MBAs. 

... Mohammed Ashour (26), Gabriel Mott (37), Jesse Pearlstein (29), Shobhita Soor (24), and Zev Thompson (31) are championing the consumption of insects such as grasshoppers as an affordable, safe and accessible food source. 

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McGill Dobson Cup Boot Camp

Wed, 2014-02-12 10:52

The McGill Dobson Cup (MDC) Start-UP Boot Camp is all about action, training, knowledge, and collaboration. You will learn from successful start-UP veterans, students, lawyers, as well as, through interactive activities with your peers. Keep your eyes open for potential business partners, they are all around you! 

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Male (Job) Insecurity

Wed, 2014-02-12 10:50

The long debate over whether America has gotten more economically unequal in the last few decades is over; all but the most recalcitrant acknowledge it. (As a recent New York Times story reported, sharp-eyed salesmen have acted on this reality, increasingly marketing to the top few percent.) The economic argument has now shifted to whether average Americans have nonetheless done alright even as the rich have become super-rich. Here one detects a subtle difference in vocabulary. Defenders of the broadening inequality insist that average family incomes have been nonetheless increasing.

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Talking Management with Karl Moore: How Do Quiet Leaders Succeed? By Earning Respect

Tue, 2014-02-11 15:24

Professor Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University speaks with Pierre Boivin, CEO of Claridge Inc.

Read full transcript: The Globe and Mail, February 11, 2014

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Why Female Managers Are in Short Supply?

Thu, 2014-02-06 14:50

It took Mary Barra more than three decades at General Motors to become the company’s first female chief executive. Even then we celebrated a woman reaching the pinnacle of her profession. The same happened again when Inga Beale became Lloyd's of London's first female CEO in the company’s 325-year history.

-Article by Lisa Cohen

Read full article: Financial, February 4, 2014

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Heenan Blaikie Collapse a Lesson for Other Law Firms, Expert Says

Thu, 2014-02-06 14:50

Other Canadian law firms would do well to examine this week’s implosion of Montreal-based Heenan Blaikie LLP to determine if they are in similar danger of collapse, according to one expert.

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Tempted to ‘Delete All’? Try Managing Your E-mails Instead

Wed, 2014-01-29 10:23

Whether it’s steady trickle of daily e-mails or the hundreds of messages streaming in during your vacation, hitting the reset button on your inbox may seem like the easiest way to cope with the digital deluge – even if the freedom is fleeting.

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Boeing 787 Dreamliner Lands at YVR

Thu, 2014-02-06 14:50

Excitement is taking off today for aviation lovers; the first scheduled service to use a Boeing 787 Dreamliner has made its arrival at YVR this morning; it was a Japan Airlines flight arriving from Tokyo.

... Aviation expert Karl Moore with McGill University says it’s a game changer.

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Talking Management with Karl Moore: How Nike Ran With the Notion of Environmental Sustainability

Thu, 2014-02-06 14:50

Professor Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University speaks to Glen Dowell, associate professor at the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, Cornell University.

Read full transcript: The Globe and Mail, February 3, 2014

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