Remote work, one year later

Published: 31 March 2021

Professor Jean-Nicolas Reyt recently joined The Conversation’s podcast to reflect on the impact that a year of working from home has made on companies and their employees....

How to avoid ‘glossy work’

Published: 31 March 2021

Professor Lisa Cohen once coined the term ‘glossy work’ to describe the mismatch between an employee’s job title and their day-to-day responsibilities. By asking informed questions in job...

Prof. Lisa Cohen co-edits special virtual issue of Administrative Science Quarterly

Published: 16 March 2021

Congratulations to Lisa Cohen, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior, for co-editing the special virtual issue of Administrative Science Quarterly in honor of Women’s History Month!

A disconnect between job title and actual duties leads to “glossy work”

Published: 4 March 2021

Professor Lisa Cohen once coined the popular term “glossy work” to describe a mismatch between an employee’s job title and day-to-day responsibilities. In “How to Recognize and Avoid the Toxic...

BCom team wins Canadian Finals of Accuracy Business Cup

Published: 22 February 2021

Congratulations to BCom students Shelley Sorkin, Dixon Wong, and Angel Miao who won the National Finals of the Accuracy Business Cup case competition. The team will be representing Canada at the...

Delve: How to Recognize and Avoid the Toxic Glamour of Glossy Work

Published: 5 February 2021

A new study by Lisa Cohen, an associate professor of organizational behaviour at McGill University, and Sandy Spataro, a professor of management at Northern Kentucky University, explores how people...

McGill MBA evolves to meet local and international demand

Published: 27 January 2021

McGill’s newly restructured MBA is designed to meet the needs of international students, says Professor John-Paul Ferguson, Academic Director of the MBA and PMBA programs. With the flexibility to...

Successful leadership hinges on emotional intelligence

Published: 27 January 2021

Following the unprecedented resignation of Governor General Julie Payette after allegations of a toxic work environment at Rideau Hall, Professor Patricia Faison Hewlin stresses the importance of...

Pandemic changes risk calculation for would-be entrepreneurs

Published: 13 January 2021

The high-risk, high-reward gamble of startup life has lost some of its gleam during the COVID-19 pandemic, says Professor Lisa Cohen....

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