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Women speak out on gender and comedy

Published: 27Jul2017

Though today’s female comics are making breakthroughs, stand-up is still very much a men’s game. In a recent Le Devoir article, Louise Richer (EMBA’16), Director General of Quebec’s École nationale...

From influential to bossy, why perceived gender affects workplace authority

Published: 26Jul2017

A study partly authored by Desautels professor Laura Doering explores the broader issue of gender and jobs. The authors studied microfinance loan managers as a profession that hasn’t yet become...

How interviewing CEOs informed Adam Bryant’s views on leadership

Published: 26Jul2017

According to a Financial Post article by Desautels professor Karl Moore and BCom undergrad Sara Avramovic, New York Times journalist Adam Bryant has spent the past eight years interviewing some of...

Six Desautels graduate students awarded by the Fondation CPA

Published: 26Jul2017

The Ordre des comptables professionels agréés du Québec is the province’s third-largest professional order, and covers accounting services across the public, business, education and non-profit...

Desautels alumna appointed Regional Sales Director for Cambium Networks’ DACH region

Published: 25Jul2017

Wireless broadband solutions specialist Cambium Networks has named Munich-based Tabatha von Kölichen (MBA’91) as the new Regional Sales Director for Germany, Austria and Switzerland, known...

McGill business grad was head of Birks for four decades

Published: 25Jul2017

George Drummond Birks (BCom‘40) was practically destined to go into the jewellery business. Born into a family of silversmiths, he eschewed an apprenticeship in favour of a McGill Commerce degree...

Desautels alumna named Secretary General of Quebec Press Council

Published: 25Jul2017

The Quebec Press Council has elected Caroline Locher (BCom’01) to the position of Secretary General, effective September 5th. Prior to her election, Ms. Locher was Executive Director of the...

Karl Moore and Kat Garcia talk business and acting on Australian radio

Published: 25Jul2017

Desautels professor Karl Moore and actor-cum-management consultant Kat Garcia (BCom'16) recently appeared on ABC Radio in Australia to talk about skills that CEOs can borrow from actors to improve...

Desautels alumnus gets a great start in London’s investment banking scene

Published: 24Jul2017

eFinancialCareers.com has published a list of eight young London-based investment analysts to watch, all of whom started at their respective companies in June. The high-octane London banking scene...

New international sustainability test module based on Mintzberg book announced

Published: 20Jul2017

The Sustainability Literacy Test (aka “Sulitest”) is both a non-profit and a method for verifying sustainability know-how across the globe. It is the work of an international cadre of academics and...

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