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Gowlings : les stagiaires prennent la pose!

« On fait du droit mais on sait rire et être relax ! » : c’est en substance le message qu’a voulu passer le cabinet Gowlingsavec ce projet marketing pas très ordinaire.

Published: 24 Jul 2014

Why finding purpose at work drives the economy

Article by Karl Moore and Sienna Zampino

Published: 24 Jul 2014

Going Off on Your Own (or Not): MBA Electives in Entrepreneurship

From Richard Branson to Steve Jobs, entrepreneurs might be considered the defining business leaders of this generation.

... “When they come into the class, 90 percent of them don't know what they're going to do,” says Alex Kalil, who teaches on two entrepreneurship courses at McGill University's Desautels Faculty of Management. 

Read full article: Find MBA

Published: 24 Jul 2014

Study: Lots of suspicious trading, but not many convictions

According to a new study, insider trading often occurs during merger and acquisitions and is rarely punished. BNN takes a closer look with one of the report's co-authors, Patrick Augustin, Assistant Professor of Finance, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University. 

Watch full video: Business News Network

Published: 24 Jul 2014

Electrolux closes Montreal area plant, leaving thousands unemployed

After years of waiting, more than a thousand Electrolux employees are out of a job after the company wound down operations Wednesday.

... Karl Moore, associate professor at McGill Faculty of Management, says businesses are under more pressure than ever to make the most money possible for shareholders.

Read full article: CTV News Montreal

Published: 24 Jul 2014

Arnold Steinberg looks back fondly on his time as McGill’s ‘chai’ chancellor

As McGill University’s first Jewish chancellor, it is probably appropriate that Arnold Steinberg is “kvelling” about the amazing students who have built the McGill brand by spreading the gospel about the Harvard of the North and wowing the world with the expertise McGill instilled in them.

Published: 24 Jul 2014

Lettre Ouverte aux Investisseurs Irresponsables

J’ai toujours considéré l’investissement et la Bourse comme l’une des activités humaines parmi les plus stimulantes qui soient.

... Comme le dit l’économiste canadien Reuven Brenner, le progrès économique et social repose d’abord et avant tout sur notre capacité à marier le talent et le capital.

Read full article: Orientation Finance

Published: 17 Jul 2014

Talking Management with Professor Karl Moore: Transcript: Is your business keeping up with change?

This is Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University, Talking Management for The Globe and Mail. Today I am delighted to speak to Bill Fischer from IMD, the leading business school in Switzerland.

Read full article: The Globe and Mail

Published: 17 Jul 2014

Entrepreneurs and big dreams shine at Montreal Startup Festival

Montrealer Michael Moszberg was studying abroad and in the market for a gym, but didn’t want to make the commitment to a membership.

Published: 15 Jul 2014

Groupe Bikini Village Announces Appointment of Jocelyn Dumas as Executive Chairman

Groupe Bikini Village inc. (GBV.TO) ("Groupe Bikini Village" or the "Corporation") today announced that its board of directors (the "Board") has appointed Mr. Jocelyn Dumas as the Corporation's Executive Chairman of the Board.

Published: 15 Jul 2014

Who's who: Tory women tipped for promotion

As David Cameron reshuffles his Cabinet, a guide to female Conservative high-fliers tipped to join the top table.

Published: 15 Jul 2014

Rampant insider trading rarely leads to prosecution, says study

Insider trading continues to be “pervasive” before merger and acquisition deals but rarely leads to prosecutions, according to an analysis of unusual trading patterns by a team of professors in Canada and the United States.

Published: 15 Jul 2014

The End of Thinking?

Francis Fukuyama revisited his influential "End of History?" article recently and told readers of the Wall Street Journal (on June 6) that he was right after all.

Published: 15 Jul 2014

Four signs your employer is going down the drain

When Jonathan Cutler joined eToys in the summer of 1999, he thought he might be at the company forever.

Published: 15 Jul 2014

Thomas Lecordier returns to BCP as Executive Vice President

Alain Tadros, Chief Operating Officer of the Publicis Worldwide companies in Québec, announces the return of Thomas Lecordier to BCP and his appointment as Executive Vice President.

... Passionate about digital, Thomas is renowned in the industry for his skills in strategic branding and new trends. Thomas holds an MBA in Strategy and Marketing from McGill University.

Read full article: TMC Net

Published: 15 Jul 2014

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