Desautels Faculty of Management news
Carbon emissions and resource consumption tend to be measured within the organisation where they happen, as they happen. In contrast, measuring the social impact of sustainability investments in areas such as human rights, labour standards and business ethics involves measuring a wide range of related external issues over a period of time.
Montreal's aerospace industry has been one of the few bright spots in the local economy in recent years. All of this is encouraging news for Montreal, says Karl Moore, a management professor at McGill University. Aerospace companies "seem to have come out of the recession pretty well and are poised to grow."
Professor Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University speaks to David Ulrich, who is a senior professor at the University of Michigan and one of the top human resource people in the world.
My name is Tahsin Kadry, and I am a second year finance student at McGill University in Montreal, Canada. I have been travelling annually to countries around the globe, gaining insight about different ways of life and traditions, and this year, I wanted to take advantage of an opportunity to combine my love for travel with field specific work experience, which is why I am here in China.
As much as I had relied on Porter to guide my own career at IBM, and at Oxford and LBS, my new conclusion is that the world is no longer dependable, consistent, or predictable enough for leaders to rely only on deliberate strategic planning in advance. Strategic flexibility is now a requirement and that suggests, as I wrote, that “Mintzberg’s emergent strategy is on the upswing.”
Japan’s so-called “lost” two decades are often invoked as an example of what might happen when financial bubbles burst, and, if following them, of what happens when governments do not adjust their monetary and fiscal policies “properly.” – Article by Reuven Brenner
La Fondation du Grand Montréal (FGM) est heureuse d'annoncer la nomination de Richard W. Pound (BCom'62, BCL'67, LLB'09) à titre de président de son conseil d'administration. Lors de l'assemblée générale du 15 juin, étaient également nominés à titre de membre du conseil d'administration, Tim Brodhead, Norman E. Hébert Jr., Peter McAuslan et Michael Novak.
Professor Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University, speaks to Bob Dorrance, who is the CEO of TD Securities.
The Desautels Faculty of Management has won a Bronze Prix d’Excellence for Best Institutional Branding for its complete rebranding of McGill’s Faculty of Management after the donation from Marcels Desautels.
“That was quick,” said Karl Moore, a professor of management at McGill University’s Desautels School of Management. “It seems odd to me, because it’s unusually quick and because things seemed to be reasonably calm. And I kept hearing that things were under control, that the situation was not affecting very much Air Canada’s customers.”
Professor Karl Moore was on BBC radio presenting a 18 minute program on the First Banks, Babylonia, circa 3,000 BC, it was based on his books with historian David Lewis, Birth of the Multinational (1999) and Origins of Globalization (2009). This program was part of a 5 part series on BBC3 Money Talks.
When I was young I called older people by their titles. Today, students easily call me Karl, instead of Professor, unheard of in my day. Even more surprising is that 21st century young North Americans, emboldened by the power of the Internet and social media, now have direct access to the most influential people on the continent.
The Dobson Cup is an annual opportunity for budding entrepreneurs to showcase their business ideas and not-for-profit startups. It is hosted by the Dobson Center for Entrepreneurial Studies at the Desautels Faculty of Management. Participants whose concepts demonstrate the most innovation, viability and growth potential are awarded over $15,000 in prize money.