Strategy & Organization

Bombardier-Airbus agreement means a shift in focus

Published: 20Oct2017

Desautels professor Karl Moore shares insight into what Bombardier’s new product priorities will be, as they cede control of their CSeries planes to long-time competitor Airbus. ...

Despite union worries, the Bombardier-Airbus deal brings great possibilities

Published: 19Oct2017

Amid uncertainty among Bombardier’s workforce and its representative union regarding the recent deal between Bombardier and Airbus, Professor Karl Moore weighs in on the great benefits that this...

How management can function amid unpredictability

Published: 18Oct2017

In an article that explores how managers can adapt under circumstances that defy predictability or norms, the author cites Professor Henry Mintzberg’s discussion of Honda’s entrance into the North...

Airbus and Bombardier’s CSeries: a perfect pairing

Published: 18Oct2017

With the recent announcement of Airbus as a major partner behind Bombardier’s CSeries planes, experts, such as Desautels professor Karl Moore, agree unanimously that this is a step in the right...

Boeing is on a mission to quell backlash

Published: 12Oct2017

Following the imposition of heavy duties on Bombardier products by the U.S. Government, the Canadian Government has responded with a pledge to cancel an order of fighter jets from Boeing....

Moving away from sports analogies in business

Published: 11Oct2017

A piece for Forbes.com argues that good management is not akin to a competitive sport, and that managing a company as if it were can yield disastrous results. The sports analogy often used in...

Revered chef Antonio Park on his upbringing and unshakable work ethic

Published: 11Oct2017

Montreal-based chef Antonio Park is behind some of the city’s most renowned restaurants, including Park, Lavandaria, and Jatoba. In a recent interview with Desautels professor Karl Moore, Park...

UK business and the need for introverted leadership

Published: 6Oct2017

Research has shown that organizations worldwide are recognizing the strengths that introverts can bring to leadership positions. Britain, on the other hand, continues to favour exclusively...

Karl Moore hosts McGill Provost as latest guest on CEO Series

Published: 5Oct2017

Provost Christopher Manfredi of McGill University recently joined Desautels professor Karl Moore on his CEO Series radio show to talk about his responsibilities as provost, as well as the defining...

Does Bombardier’s fate lie with Alstom-Siemens?

Published: 5Oct2017

In an address to the French National Assembly, Bruno Le Maire, Minister of Economy and Finance, suggested that the Alstom-Siemens alliance is destined to expand to include eventually Bombardier....

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