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McGill Dobson Cup 2017 Semi-Finals

14Feb2017
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17Feb2017

After reviewing 136 submissions in this year’s McGill Dobson Cup, 121 McGill startups are moving on to the next round of the competition where over $100,000 in seed funding will be awarded to the...

How business can adapt to the new political realities in 2017

Published: 9Feb2017

An uncertain business environment and the appeal of leaders such as Donald Trump provide a challenge to the consensus that has existed around leadership styles in recent years. Those at the top...

How good marketing can make social responsibility profitable

Published: 9Feb2017

According to a new study in the Journal of Marketing, strong marketing can help a company maximize the benefits of social responsibility. The study’s authors, Desautels Associate Professor Saurabh...

Ottawa gives Bombardier a $372.5-million helping hand

Published: 9Feb2017

Bombardier has been asking Ottawa for a billion dollars since 2015, and the Feds have finally stepped up to plate — with $372.5 million in interest-free loans. The money will go towards the company...

Exotic Interest Rate Swaps: Snowballs in Portugal

Published: 8Feb2017

Authors: Vallee, B.,  Augustin, P.,  Rich, P. Publications: Harvard Business Publishing  Abstract:

Recruiting and retaining millennials: a new HR approach

Published: 7Feb2017

HR specialist Scotia Lockwood writes that, to maintain growth, a business must adjust its management style to suit millennials; they form a fast-growing demographic with a whole new set of...

Ericsson SVP talks tech disruption, family and prepping for change

Published: 7Feb2017

Rima Qureshi is Ericsson’s senior VP for North America and an expert on the cloud, the Internet of Things and 5G networks, but she readily admits that change is the order of the day. As the...

Quebec’s finance minister meets with McGill community to talk budget

Published: 7Feb2017

Quebec’s finance minister, Carlos Leitão, is touring the province’s universities to consult students and other university members ahead of the provincial budget. The agenda is heavy on fiscal...

L’Oréal and the McGill Dobson Cup announce new award

Published: 7Feb2017

For 2017, the McGill Dobson Cup powered by National Bank will feature a new prize! According to the Dobson Chronicle, the $12,000 L’Oréal-Dobson Startup Award will either go to a single team or be...

MDIIM recognized by AACSB International for Driving Innovation in Business Education Worldwide

Published: 7Feb2017

The second annual Innovations That Inspire initiative recognizes institutions serving as champions of change in the business education landscape. Of the 315 applications received across 33...

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