Robert David

Reputation management: facing contentious issues head-on may be the best approach say researchers

Published: 11Nov2016

Denial and resistance in the face of public pressure on organizations is ineffective, according to Professor Robert David of Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University....

Reputation management: facing contentious issues head-on may be the best approach say researchers

Published: 27Oct2016

Denial and resistance in the face of public pressure on organizations is ineffective, according to Professor Robert David of Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University....

Facing contentious issues head-on may be best approach for industries under siege

Published: 25Oct2016

Denial and resistance in the face of public pressure on industries is ineffective, according to Professor Robert David of Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University....

Why Valeant Pharmaceuticals International’s new CEO may signal a shift from ‘disruptor’ to ‘plain vanilla’

Published: 28Apr2016

 Less than a year ago Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc.’s CEO Michael Pearson represented a disruption to big pharma by coming from outside the industry, using aggressive acquisitions and...

The astonishing second act of Cirque du Soleil

Published: 26Oct2015

Up high in the air inside the Cirque du Soleil headquarters, trained staff step gingerly on taut metal wires....

Coevolution in Management Fashion: An Agent-Based Model of Consultant-Driven Innovation

Published: 6Feb2015

Authors: David Strang, Robert J. David, and Saeed Akhlaghpour Publication: American Journal of Sociology Abstract:

Social Business Academia Report 2014

Published: 11Dec2014

The Social Business Academia Report 2014 gives a comprehensive overview about many of the social business initiatives that take place at universities around the world. Social businesses aim to...