Henry Mintzberg

Giving disruption a new face

Published: 2Aug2017

A recent article in Forbes India looks at the buzz-concept of disruption, and how many companies are caught up in a disrupt-or-die philosophy....

New international sustainability test module based on Mintzberg book announced

Published: 20Jul2017

The Sustainability Literacy Test (aka “Sulitest”) is both a non-profit and a method for verifying sustainability know-how across the globe. It is the work of an international cadre of academics and...

“Rebalancing society” module launched

Published: 19Jul2017

On the occasion of the High Level Political Forum held on 18 and 19 July at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, PRME in collaboration with McGill University and KEDGE Business School are...

Jose Carlos Marques Finalist for 2017 AOM SIM Dissertation Award

Published: 18Jul2017

The dissertation of Desautels PhD alumnus Jose Carlos Marques (PhD'17) was selected as one of the three finalists for the Academy of Management Social Issues in Management Best Dissertation Award...

Microservices are a boon for adaptability-focused firms

Published: 18Jul2017

Author Ronnie Mitra writes in The New Stack about how businesses are focussing on adaptability like never before, and how that is weighing heavy on tech teams. It looks more and more like the...

Coop Director suggests that we trust our teams

Published: 29Jun2017

In a piece for Cooperateur, La Coop Fédérée Director Colette Lebel asks what would happen if if we just trust our teams instead of depending on our individualism all the time?...

A Chinese student and the Desautels Professors who inspired her

Published: 27Jun2017

In a recent op-ed on sohu.com, Chuqing Zhang describes the four months she spent in Montreal at the Desautels Faculty of Management as an important phase in her development as an academic.

Mintzberg on healthcare management and how to fix it

Published: 8Jun2017

In his new book, Managing the Myths of Healthcare, Desautels professor Henry Mintzberg decries the current management culture being foisted on society by leadership programs, describing it as ...

Getting the terminology right: Just what is a ‘strategic plan,’ anyway?

Published: 31May2017

In a recent blog post, Cape Chamber of Commerce & Industry Executive Director Sid Peimer of South Africa asks just what a “strategic plan” is, pointing out that a strategy and a plan are two...

Essay calling for a complete revamp of executive education cites Henry Mintzberg

Published: 24May2017

A recent essay in Chief Learning Officer calls for a massive rethink of how executive education is designed and delivered....

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