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Lucie Ducharme and Sylvie Lachance elected to the Board of Trustees of BTB

Thu, 2014-06-26 16:50

BTB Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX: BTB.UN) (« BTB » or « Trust ») is proud to announce the election of Lucie Ducharme and Sylvie Lachance as Trustees of the Trust, by a vote taken during its annual general meeting held in Montréal on June 17, 2014.

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McGill MBA Stephen Bailey in Air Canada En Route Magazine

Thu, 2014-06-26 16:25

Head of marketing at John Fluevog Shoes in Vancouver, Stephen Bailey scouts new store locations and conducts store visits across North America. When he's not working for one of Canada's favourite footwear brands (Air Canada rouge flight attendants wear Fluevog proudly), Bailey designs men's accessories with his wife for their company, Cursor & Thread.

See attached image for more details or visit Air Canada.

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Collective Bargaining in the Canadian Public Sector, 1978–2008: The Consequences of Restraint and Structural Change

Thu, 2014-06-26 16:06

Authors: Campolieti, Michele; Hebdon, Robert; Dachis, Benjamin

Publication: British Journal of Industrial Relations

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The problem with insider obsession

Wed, 2014-06-25 12:41

If investors needed another reason to distrust the stock market, here’s a doozy. A study by a trio of researchers in the U.S. and Canada into insider trading found that one-quarter of the big merger and acquisition (M&A) deals over a 15-year period—roughly 460 transactions in total—may have seen people profiting on information before it was public.

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Talking Management with Karl Moore: Transcript: How Deutsche Bank survived the tsunami in Japan

Wed, 2014-06-25 12:40

This Is Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University, Talking Management for The Globe and Mail. Today I am delighted to speak to Michael Useem, from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Read full article: The Globe and Mail

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No prep, no clue. How I took the GMAT cold

Wed, 2014-06-25 12:38

The Graduate Management Admission Test, better known as the GMAT, is hard. The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) is celebrating 60 years administering the test in 2014. Nine million tests have been taken since its launch in 1954, and GMAC says test-takers spend upwards of 200 hours studying for it.

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McGill students’ plans to help rebuild Lac-Mégantic win praise

Wed, 2014-06-25 12:13

One year after a runaway train transporting oil plowed through the downtown core of Lac-Mégantic, igniting and razing much of the town’s commercial centre, three McGill University students with a passion for social entrepreneurship have become part of the town’s efforts to rebuild.

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Lac-Mégantic: des étudiants proposent un incubateur entrepreneurial

Wed, 2014-06-25 12:12

Cécile BrancoSégolène Rolin et Bernard d'Arche, trois étudiants l'Université McGill, ont conçu un projet de centre d'innovation qui pourrait bien voir le jour dans le nouveau centre-ville méganticois. Leur Centre magnétique, un incubateur entrepreneurial, offrirait une rampe de lancement unique en région pour ceux qui souhaitent se lancer en affaires.

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Are all insiders rogue traders?

Wed, 2014-06-25 11:37

Insider trading is a topic of intense public debate these days, but this debate must be framed in the context of a clear, objective definition of informed versus insider trading.

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