Desautels Faculty of Management

Keynote Speech by Mary Gordon, Founder of Roots of Empathy

12Oct201215:30
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17:00
Bronfman Building Room 151, 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 1G5, CA
Empathy Trumps Bullying

The Social Economy Initiative (SEI) invites you to a special

The right chemistry: workshop brings together grad students from different faculties for one common goal

If women are from Venus and men are from Mars, as asserted in the 1992 best-selling book by American author and relationship counselor John Gray, then it might also hold true that chemists are from Saturn, engineers are from Mercury and business people are from Jupiter, so different are their respective worlds.

Published: 25Sep2012

Is an MBA Still Necessary?

It used to be that top corporations picked up MBA graduates as fast as schools could slap mortarboards on their heads. These young guns drove corporate reorganization, product innovation and marketing and implemented new styles of leadership. They were a symbol of a new culture, and anyone serious about a career in business aspired to earn those three letters.

Published: 25Sep2012

Building Links Between Green Chemists and Business in Education

On September 7 and 8, 2012, McGill University (Montréal, Canada) hosted a unique workshop designed to foster green innovation in the next generation. Ten MBA students from the Desautels Faculty of Management and ten PhD candidates from the departments of chemistry and civil engineering were gathered to reflect on this concept. Two guests speakers gave lectures putting green chemistry in the context of industry.

Published: 25Sep2012

Fixing the other health care issue

Despite high per-capita spending, health care in Canada consistently underperforms, according to the Commonwealth Fund, which tracks indicators for accessibility, timeliness and outcomes across a number of developed countries. The system that is straining to meet demand today will face an even higher burden in the years ahead, as the population ages. A number of Canadian business schools are looking to meet this challenge by educating future health care managers to bring new perspectives to old problems.

Published: 25Sep2012

L'Oreal Brandstorm Information Session

2Oct201217:30
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19:30
Bronfman Building Concourse, 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 1G5, CA

Each year L’Oreal reaches out to University students to come up with creative solutions to real life business challenges and opportunities. Through this experience, many of the participants get internships and full-time employment.

Application process

Information sessions with more information on how to apply for the program will be held mid-September, interviews and final decision are made during October (see details below). Please make every effort to attend one of these sessions to learn more about the program and about how to prepare a quality application package.

Application Package

A complete application package consists of one complete .pdf file, as follows:

McGill Not-For-Profit Consulting

McGill Not-For-Profit Consulting is happy to accept applications from committed students looking to work on meaningful and challenging projects with NGOs in the Montreal community. MNFPC application process starts every September during McGill Fall semester.

 

About the Program

Student driven. Academically supported. Professionally advised.

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