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Professor Mintzberg receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Published: 25Oct2013

Professor Henry Mintzberg will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award (and be inducted into the Leadership Legacy Program) by the International Leadership Association (ILA) for his significant and...

6 Economists Every Entrepreneur Should Know About

Published: 7Jan2014

For years I’ve rejected the false choice that entrepreneurs are forced to make when it comes to the subjects of political science and comparative economics. First is the offer to buy in to the...

World's Top 30 Leadership Professionals for 2014

Published: 28Feb2014

Professor Nancy J. Adler has been selected as one of the world's top 30 leadership professionals for 2014 by Global Gurus International.  Nancy J. Adler 

Bugging Out: Why We Should Be Eating More Creepy Crawlies

Published: 28Mar2014

Two McGill MBA students (Gabriel Mott and Jesse Pearlstein) on their mission to promote edible insects as a meat alternative for countries facing high rates of food insecurity....

LG Electronics changes tack for smartwatch battle with Samsung

Published: 24Mar2014

Wearable devices are just starting to take off and global electronics companies are racing to release smartwatches ahead of rivals to capture a bigger slice of the emerging next-generation market....

Silicon Valley’s Founder Institute Lands in Montreal

Published: 24Mar2014

The Founder Institute, the Silicon Valley-based “world’s largest idea-stage accelerator”, has expanded to Canada, choosing Montreal as the staging ground for its first foray here.

What I Learned This Week: Here Are The Crayons

Published: 24Mar2014

Since January, I've been teaching a somewhat different type of course at McGill University. While saddled with the unfortunate standard curriculum name "Marketing and Society," the class is...

From Diplomat to Entrepreneur: Founder of World Trade Advisors Finds Better Quality of Life with Global Services Company

Published: 24Mar2014

Six days before his 33rd birthday, Omar Allam left his secure, comfortable job as a trade diplomat at the Department of Foreign Affairs to pursue his dream of building a trio of global professional...

How Do Introverted Leaders Succeed? By Earning Respect

Published: 24Mar2014

Introverted leaders. Five years ago you didn’t hear much about them. Particularly since Susan Cain’s excellent book Quiet (see my review below), they have been getting much more attention. But...

Talking Management with Karl Moore: Reveal Yourself and Others Will Follow

Published: 24Mar2014

Professor Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University speaks to Jennifer Petriglieri from Insead, France. Read full article: The Globe and Mail, March 25, 2014 

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