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Marketing Campaign: Who's behind Desautels?

Does moving hospitals to a new building give you a different kind of care?

Learn more about how Desautels professors are behind some of the most unique research projects in the world.

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Published: 5 Feb 2018

BCom alumnus is a new managing director

As one of 509 in the class, Harsha Rajamani (BCom’06) has been promoted into the new class of managing directors at Goldman Sachs.

As said by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Goldman Sachs, selection was based on the demonstration of “an outstanding commitment to our people, clients and culture during their tenures at the firm”. 

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Published: 2 Feb 2018

End of NAFTA trade talks in Montreal

Desautels Professor Karl Moore appeared on CCTV, the state television of China, to comment on the NAFTA meetings that took place in Montreal and concluded this past Monday.

Professor Moore sheds light on the multiple rounds of negotiations that occurred on this matter of great world economic import. 

Watch the segment to learn more. 

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Published: 2 Feb 2018

Top-ranked MBA program in Canada

The Globe and Mail reports on the recent Financial Times MBA Ranking ranking, which places Desautels as the top-ranking MBA program in Canada and 78th in the world.

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Published: 2 Feb 2018

Increasing indigenous presence at McGill

Recently appointed special advisor on Indigenous initiatives in the Office of the Provost and EMBA participant, Kakwiranó:ron Cook comments on the changes being implemented following the official launch of the Provost’s Task Force on Indigenous Studies and Indigenous Education.

Additionally, initiatives to develop financial support, build diversity among the Indigenous community in North America, and keep students happy leading up to graduation are next steps.

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Published: 2 Feb 2018

Overcoming discomfort to achieve success

Citing the book, The Beauty of Discomfort, Desautels Professor Karl Moore discusses the inevitability of discomfort on the path to success, as well as how to cope with it. Mindfulness and mental resilience, for example, are key aspects.  

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Published: 31 Jan 2018

Business schools and the Fourth Industrial Revolution

In a world destabilised by rapid technological advancement, Dean Bajeux shares how business education can help us thrive amid such unprecedented change.

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Published: 31 Jan 2018

Holding the business world accountable

In an interview with Professor Karl Moore, award-winning business journalist Duff McDonald shares his take on the shortcomings of Harvard Business School, as well as other comparable institutions, in shaping enlightened businesspeople who act in the best interest of society.

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Published: 30 Jan 2018

Bombardier prevails in Boeing dispute over CSeries

Professor Karl Moore shares his perspective with The New York Times about the United States International Trade Commission’s decision to reject the proposed 300% tariffs on Bombardier’s CSeries aircraft.

After fearing the worst from the impending ruling, Quebec and Canada greeted this decision with great relief.

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Published: 29 Jan 2018

Work-life balance and where your MBA fits in

Getting an MBA degree is not easy. An article for Les Affaires explores the challenge of maintaining a work-life balance and how this becomes complicated further when pursuing an MBA degree.

Citing EMBA participants Caidi Osmane and Jason Taylor, discipline and motivation are key factors.

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Published: 29 Jan 2018

And the Dobson Cup semi-finalists are

After receiving many compelling applications, the list has been narrowed down to 84 startup teams who will have a chance at advancing to the final round of the 2018 McGill Dobson Cup powered by National Bank.

The finals of the Dobson Cup are scheduled for March 28.

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Published: 29 Jan 2018

Financial Times Ranks Desautels MBA #1 in Canada

The Desautels MBA program is ranked #1 in Canada and 78th in the world by the 2018 Financial Times Global MBA Ranking—one of only three Canadian schools who made the list.

Every year, the FT ranks the world’s best 100 MBA programs using multiple criteria. 

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Published: 28 Jan 2018

Desautels MBA’s win second place in Davos

Congratulations to Desautels MBA students Sandra Chang Urbina, Yen Nguyen, Shubhangi Shahi, and Fang Yang who secured second place at the final round of the Business for a Better World Case Competition.

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Published: 26 Jan 2018

Marketing Campaign: Who's behind Desautels?

How can food help narrow the social divide in our cities?

Learn more about how Desautels students are behind some of the most meaningful social enterprises.

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Published: 25 Jan 2018

HIM & MMF Guest Lecture: Anil Gondi

Anil Gondi, BCom’98 Portfolio Manager, Balyasny Asset Management Monday, January 22, 2018

Anil Gondi guest lectured with both our Honours in Investment Management and Masters of Management in Finance students. Mr. Gondi gave the students an overview of their investment approach, talked about some of the promising research trends at Balyasny and gave a few stock pitches to the students.

Published: 25 Jan 2018

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