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For McGill alumnus, seaweed is green gold

Published: 15Feb2017

Jean-Paul Deveau sells seaweed — or rather, products derived from it. His company, Acadian Seaplants Limited, is the world’s biggest producer of seaweed-based fertilizers and products for human and...

A Statement on Mutual Respect

Published: 14Feb2017

Dear Members of the Desautels Community:...

A look at William Shatner’s net worth

Published: 13Feb2017

Though he’s best-known as Captain Kirk, William Shatner has had a long career on screen and stage. After graduating from McGill University’s  Faculty of Management in 1952, he took a job as...

The Bombardier loan is good business

Published: 13Feb2017

Though Ottawa’s $372.5 million loan to Bombardier is causing a commotion in some quarters, Desautels Associate Professor Karl Moore says that a plane like the CSeries is a rare thing in Canadian...

Social value and content value in social media: Two paths to psychological well-being

Published: 10Feb2017

Authors: Jiao, Y., Jo, M.S., Sarigollu, E. Publication: Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce  Abstract: 

Special Section Introduction—Online Community as Space for Knowledge Flows

Published: 10Feb2017

Authors: Faraj, S., Krogh, G., Monteiro, E., Lakhani, K.R. Publication: Information Systems Research  Abstract: 

When statistics lie: politics and the US education system

Published: 10Feb2017

For 2014-15, the graduation rate from US high schools hit a record 83%. As far as statistics go, that’s one that anyone would love, but there’s more going on than you’d think — and, according to...

McGill Dobson Cup 2017 Semi-Finals

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Bronfman Building1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 1G5, CAAfter reviewing 136 submissions in this year’s McGill Dobson Cup, 121 McGill startups are moving on to the next round of 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...

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