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Speaking as one, but not speaking up: Dealing with new moral taint in an occupational online community

Wed, 2015-03-25 15:21

Authors: Emmanuelle Vaast and Natalia Levina

Publication: Information and Organization, Volume 25, Issue 2, April 01, 2015

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Ce Québec qui Aspire

Fri, 2015-03-20 16:19


À l’époque, l’histoire n’a pas fait grand bruit. Tout a débuté en 2012, lorsque cinq étudiants de l’Université McGill ont déposé leur candidature au Hult Prize. Connaissez-vous le Hult Prize ? Il s’agit d’un prestigieux concours international en entrepreneuriat social, notamment soutenu par Bill Clinton et Muhammad Yunus. Il permet au gagnant de remporter une bourse de 1 M$ US.

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Do Shocks to Personal Wealth Affect Risk Taking in Delegated Portfolios?

Fri, 2015-03-27 10:00 - 11:30
Bronfman Building
Price: All are cordially invited to attend.

 


DESMARAIS GLOBAL FINANCE RESEARCH CENTRE

National Bank Seminar Series

 

FRIDAY, March 27, 2015
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Bronfman Bldg., Rm. 002

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BCom Students: Industry Mock Interviews - Sign up!

Mon, 2015-03-16 09:00 - Fri, 2015-03-20 17:00
Bronfman Building : 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1G5
Price: $20 deposit

Sign-Up from Monday, March 16th until Friday, March 20th 2015
In person sign-up ONLY at Career Services (Bronfman 650) between 9 AM - 5 PM.

Industry mock interviews will be on Monday March 23 2015 // Tuesday March 24 2015 // Wednesday March 25 2015

Don’t miss out on this invaluable opportunity!  Practice does make perfect!
This is a great way to practice your interview skills with a company representative.

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Sustainable Innovation through Green Chemistry Case Competition Promotes Cross-Faculty Collaboration

Mon, 2015-03-16 16:53
2015 SIGC Winning Team

On January 16-17, 2015, the Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM), CREATE in Green Chemistry, and the Trottier Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design (TISED), jointly a workshop and case competition on Sustainable Innovation through Green Chemistry.

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BCom Major and Concentration in Managing for Sustainability

Wed, 2015-04-01 17:30 - 19:30
Bronfman Building

Are you interested in combining your managerial and business knowledge with a deep understanding of the interlinked economic, social and ecological challenges of achieving sustainability? Did you know that you can graduate with a McGill Desautels BCom degree while also having a solid foundation in the fundamentals of ecological and social systems? Please join us to learn about Desautels’ Managing for Sustainability programs, course offerings, and possible career paths in sustainability.

Contact Information

Contact: Megan Poss
Organization: Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM)
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-6061
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Insider Trading Investigators Have a Blind Spot

Mon, 2015-03-16 13:31

Over the past year, a record 266 companies have spun off divisions in a trend bankers are calling “Spinmania.” If history is any guide, about 35 of those deals will have leaked undetected to inside traders.

A new study by a team of finance professors suggests one in eight corporate spinoffs and divestments in the U.S. between 1996 and the end of 2013 was preceded by suspicious trading in options markets. The Securities and Exchange Commission hasn’t brought a single case relating to such trading then or since, according to the report, due to be published later this month. 

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UPCOMING SEMINAR - A. Jean de Grandpré Distinguished Speaker Series: Stephen Bronfman

Wed, 2015-03-25 18:00 - 19:00
Macdonald-Stewart Building : 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

Please join us for the

A. Jean de Grandpré Distinguished Speaker Series Seminar

Stephen Bronfman: connecting the environment as citizen, philanthropist and businessman

March 25, 2015
Macdonald Stewart-Raymond Complex, R2-045
Macdonald Campus – McGill University21,111 Lakeshore Road, Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue

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UPCOMING CONFERENCE - National Women in Business

Fri, 2015-03-20 08:30 - 17:30
Price: DWIB Member: $20, Non Member: $30

Register here.

Desautels Women In Business is pleased to invite you to attend our Second Annual National Women in Business Conference on March 20th 2015. 
Location: Omni Hotel Mont-Royal, 1050 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2R6

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