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4 Things You Must Do Before Retirement

Published: 6Jul2016

Rather than slipping quietly into retirement, managers should create new opportunities toward the end of their careers, Professor Mary Dean Lee from the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill...

Canada’s great auto slide

Published: 6Jul2016

Since the recession of 2008 and 2009, increasing concern has been expressed by politicians, union leaders and analysts concerning the decline of manufacturing in Canada. Indeed, during the past...

Soft skills for competitive leadership

Published: 6Jul2016

Twenty-first century leadership needs more than just having a qualification, but special skills that one can work on. Leadership is complex to those who lead from a control or autocratic standpoint...

Reverse mentoring: who's the learner?

Published: 6Jul2016

From boosting retention to bridging the generation gap, reverse mentoring is brimming with potential. 

Rising MBA tuition fees fail to damage demand

Published: 6Jul2016

Six years ago McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management took the unprecedented decision for a Canadian business school to raise its MBA fees to a level that would make the course self...

Shots Fired! Switching Between Practices in Police Work

Published: 30Jun2016

Authors: Schakel, J.K,  Fenema, P.C, Faraj, S.  Publications: Organization Science Abstract:

Shots fired! Why is switching between organisational practices so difficult?

Published: 30Jun2016

Imagine you work for the police and are involved in large covert surveillance of a notorious criminal. The team is experienced and includes a helicopter, cars, a high tech listening post, and over...

Forget Chopsticks; Amateur Pianists Show Real Chops

Published: 30Jun2016

But some competitors don’t follow the pattern. Semifinalist Sean Sutherland, 39, grew up in St. Vincent and The Grenadines, and he fell in love with the piano early on. By the time he was fifteen,...

Reverse mentoring: who's the learner?

Published: 30Jun2016

From boosting retention to bridging the generation gap, reverse mentoring is brimming with potential

What Makes Public Disclosure Effective?

Published: 30Jun2016

Hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) is a technology employed in the production of oil and gas from unconventional shale formations. Over the last decade, tens of thousands of fracking wells have been...

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