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...

Desautels alumna on being a woman in comedy, her big break and the value of failure

Published: 19Sep2017

Nour Hadidi (BCom’10) is a comedian and TV writer who grew up in a family of doctors, earned a BCom, and spent a half-decade as a financial analyst before leaving Montreal for the comedy stages of...

MMF Guest Lecture with Matthew Ingrassia, MBA’07, Senior Director of Research, Applied Research Investments


The Desautels Global Experts Program presents the MMF Guest Lecture with Matthew Ingrassia, MBA’07, Senior Director of Research, Applied Research Inv

Desautels alumna mixes dance and brand strategy

Published: 19Sep2017

In an interview for Flare Magazine, Toronto-based Shereen Ladha (BCom’10) talks about finding success both as a brand strategist and as a busy Bollywood dancer in movies, Netflix shows, on Canada’s...

Beef cattle management includes pregnancy checks

Published: 19Sep2017

A piece in the Coshocton Tribune delves into the subject of fall-season beef herds and how to decide whether to cull a female. Pregnancy status can be the determining factor, since caring for a cow...

Alain Pinsonneault: frequent little promotions work best for IT employee retention

Published: 15Sep2017

It’s a vicious cycle: Companies cut back on promotions to try to minimize big salary loads, but more promotions keep employees around longer. According to a piece at, the...

Desautels Professor named guest editor of major business journal

Published: 19Sep2017

Desautels Professor Patricia Hewlin has been invited to serve as guest editor of Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes’ (OBHDP) “Authenticity at Work” issue. Prof. Hewlin was co...

Mo Chaudhury on the Rohingya crisis, Bangladesh and the West

Published: 19Sep2017

In a recent op-ed for Bangladeshi online newspaper, Desautels Professor Mo Chaudhury explores the unfolding Rohingya humanitarian disaster in Myanmar, then outlines the corruption at...

Desautels alumna gives 2017 inaugural address at Université de Montréal’s Law faculty

Published: 15Sep2017

At the inaugural session for the Université de Montréal Law faculty’s 2017-18 school year, Jean-François Gaudreault-DesBiens extended a warm welcome to the new and returning students, then invited...

Two companies headed by McGill-HEC Montréal alumni are on Canadian Business’ Profit 500 list

Published: 15Sep2017

Canadian Business’ Profit 500 ranking is out, and two companies led by McGill-HEC Montréal EMBA alumni are on it. Atypic is a Montreal-based professional-services firm that works with organizations...