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How introverts can successfully manage extroverts

Wed, 2016-03-16 14:13

As introverts have become an increasing part of the leadership conversation we are becoming more aware of the strong presence of introverts in the management suite. But the vast majority of the leadership literature seems to be written to and for extroverted managers. In this article I want to talk about a key way that introverted managers can be better managers for their extroverted employees.

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How Sun Life executives encourage innovation

Fri, 2016-03-11 10:24

Professor Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University with Talking Management for The Globe and Mail talks with Isabelle Hudon, who is the Executive Chairman of Sun Life in Quebec.

Watch full video: The Globe and Mail, 9 March, 2016

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Bombardier CEO Alain Bellemare says CSeries is en route for success

Thu, 2016-03-03 13:44

Alain Bellemare, 54, took the helm of Bombardier Inc. in February. The company’s US$5.4-billion CSeries passenger jet, the largest plane built by the company, was certified on Friday by Transport Canada.

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Via Rail boss speaks about a $1 billion investment, high-speed trains and what it takes to be successful

Thu, 2016-03-03 13:41

Karl Moore is a professor of strategy and organization at the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University. In this exclusive interview he speaks with Yves Desjardins-Siciliano, who oversees Canada’s national passenger rail service, which runs on a 12,500 kilometres track, serves more 400 communities, transports about 4 million passengers a year and employs about 2,500 people.

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How learning at work has changed over the past decade

Thu, 2016-03-03 13:24

Professor Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University with Talking Management for The Globe and Mail talks with Michele Rigolizzo from the Harvard Business School.

Read full transcript: The Globe and Mail, 2 March, 2016 

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Experts say governments need to support Bombardier in order to diversify economy

Fri, 2016-02-19 13:34

 Continued government support for global firms such as Bombardier Inc. is critical if Canada wants to diversify its economy beyond natural resources, say two business experts. 

Bombardier (TSX:BBD.B) announced Wednesday it's cutting 7,000 jobs over two years, including roughly 3,000 in Canada, months after the Quebec government pledged US$1 billion of public money for the firm.

The federal Liberals say they are studying Bombardier's request for more funding, which reports say is also $1 billion. 

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Moore: Bombardier will get federal bailout despite contested share structure

Thu, 2016-02-18 11:04

McGill University's Professor of Business Strategy Karl Moore tells BNN why Bombardier will get support from Ottawa and why it's not all bad when it comes to the company's share structure.

Watch full video: Business News Network, 17 February, 2016

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Bombardier: «merci de donner un nouvel élan à la C Series»

Thu, 2016-02-18 10:59

Bombardier a reçu un important vote de confiance pour sa C Series, hier, avec la décision d'Air Canada d'acquérir 45 avions CS300 de 130 places. Il s'agit de la première commande en près d'un an et demi pour cette nouvelle gamme d'avions qui représente une bonne partie de l'avenir du constructeur québécois.

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Liberals Should Support Bombardier In Order To Diversify Economy: Experts

Thu, 2016-02-18 10:57

Continued government support for global firms such as Bombardier Inc. is critical if Canada wants to diversify its economy beyond natural resources, say two business experts.

Bombardier (TSX:BBD.B) announced Wednesday it's cutting 7,000 jobs over two years, including roughly 3,000 in Canada, months after the Quebec government pledged US$1 billion of public money for the firm.

The federal Liberals say they are studying Bombardier's request for more funding, which reports say is also $1 billion.

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Bombardier: A 'no brainer' investment or a 'house built on quicksand'?

Thu, 2016-02-18 10:54

With the announcement that Bombardier will be cutting 7,000 jobs over the next two years as it faces declining revenues and a net loss, the spotlight is now firmly on the federal government and whether it will heed the aerospace company's plea for more money.

But where some analysts see the Montreal-based firm, with its 64,000 global workforce, as a prudent investment in an important Canadian industry, others believe it may be time for Ottawa to turn off the government money tap.

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