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Stephen Bronfman: connecting the environment as citizen, philanthropist and businessman
March 25, 2015
Macdonald Stewart-Raymond Complex, R2-045
Macdonald Campus – McGill University21,111 Lakeshore Road, Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue
Desautels Women In Business is pleased to invite you to attend our Second Annual National Women in Business Conference on March 20th 2015.
Location: Omni Hotel Mont-Royal, 1050 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2R6
Authors: Steve Fortin, Chandra Subramaniam, Xu (Frank) Wang, Sanjian Bill Zhang
Publication: Journal of Contemporary Accounting and Economics, Forthcoming
Professor Gregory Vit: "The Risk in Risk Management: Financial Organizations and the Problem of Conformity" book release
McGill Desautels Professor Gregory Vit's book: The Risk in Risk Management: Financial Organizations and the Problem of Conformity was reviewed in the March 2015 Issue of Organization Studies. The reviewer, Professor Iain Munro, concluded: "…this book deserves to be widely read and I have no doubt that its scrupulous lessons will better equip us and our students to avoid such financial misadventures in the future."
New initiatives contribute to increased revenues
by Cece Zhang
Jan 27, 2015
The Management Undergraduate Society (MUS) organized the Winter Carnival and the Cancer Auction, raising approximately $45,000 towards cancer research this year, a significant increase from last year’s events, which raised $30,000.
MBA students Sankalp Sachdeva, Brandon Groper, Nico Drohojowski, Abolfazl Keighobadi Lamjiri (Professional MBA), and Vasu Subrahmanian, won the prestigious Consulting prize and ranked 2nd overall at the 2015 USC Marshall Global Consulting Challenge.
Authors: Rahrovani, Y., Pinsonneault, A.
Publication: 35th International Conference on Information Systems "Building a Better World Through Information Systems", ICIS 2014
Established in 2003, the Desautels Business Conference on Sustainability (DBCS) is a fully student- initiated and student-run annual conference borne through business students answering the increasingly pressing call for action in the environmental and social spheres of our business world.
Written by Professor Karl Moore and Sema Burney
Many managers today don’t relish giving feedback. In the past, feedback was associated with the annual review, a thoroughly unenjoyable hour where everyone involved couldn’t wait for it to end. Today with millennials, feedback is more central to the role of manager than ever before.
This year, I’m celebrating 25 years of skateboarding. While I’ve skated all over the world and made a lot of incredible friends along the way it wasn’t until I read this article about skateboarding legend Rodney Mullen that I began to consider the overlap between my passion for skateboarding and my passion for marketing.
... Ben Plomion is VP of Marketing at Chango, where he heads up marketing and communications.