Desautels Faculty of Management news
Gold-defined money will reintroduce trust into economic activity. Contracts are the basis of commercial societies and prices are an essential part of these contracts. But prices relative to what?
Two Desautels MBA case teams took 3rd place at the Financial Executives International (FEI) and TATA Cup Case competitions. McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management was the only school to finish in the Top 3 of both competitions, in which all the top business schools from Canada competed.
McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management has taken the top spot in Canada for a Universal Business School with major international influence (5 Palmes) according to the Eduniversal Ranking 2010. This is the third year in a row in which the Desautels Faculty has secured the number 1 spot.
Montrealer and McGill graduate, Stephanie Castagnier (BCom’98) has been voted off the Apprentice. She and teammate Liza lost a TV-commercial challenge - and Donald Trump sent Stephanie packing.
Two well-known business leaders (and McGill Management alumni) figure in the Canadian Business Hall of Fame's 33rd. Class of Inductees: Aldo Bensadoun, BCom’64, founder and CEO of national and international shoe retailer Aldo Group Inc., and Seymour Schulich, MBA’65, president of Nevada Capital Corp. Ltd., Toronto.
Whether you went to management school or not, there are many “truths” about leadership that rarely are discussed in the classroom, according to the book, Management? It's Not What You Think!. Authors Henry Mintzberg, Bruce Ahlstrand and Joseph Lampel deliver hundreds of “leadership realities” that are often overlooked or undervalued in organizations these days.
"Doesn't anybody deserve a government that works?" Lou Dobbs asked this over and over again in an advertisement on CNN. The answer is yes, Mr. Dobbs, for anybody who respects government and is not so quick to put it down. (Article by Henry Mintzberg)
In early November, the McGill Executive Institute hosted 15 Chinese participants from Renmin University’s CMPM program. Modeled after the International Masters Program in Practicing Management (IMPM), the CMPM participants were here to participate in the Action Mindset Module.
Professor Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University, speaks with Ed Schein, who is a senior professor, now professor emeritus at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Professeure en gestion et en comportement organisationnel à la Faculté de gestion Desautels de l'Université McGill, Nancy J. Adler est aussi titulaire de la Chaire S.-Bronfman en gestion. Elle reçoit cette année le prix Léon-Gérin pour sa contribution aux sciences sociales.
For this year's event, which takes place November 20 at Bonsecours Market, McGill's organizers have lined up 20 speakers to share their passions -- and, they hope, light a fire under audience members to go out and do something extraordinary themselves.
Professor Reuven Brenner of the Desautels Faculty of Management, discusses stabilizing currency exchange rates and redesigning taxes which will help replenish risk capital and encourage entrepreneurship.
As a part of CTV's commitment to Canadian veterans, and all whom have served Canada during war, armed conflict and peace, CTV has created a series of interviews in association with The Historica-Dominion Institute and its Memory Project. The short vignettes, tell stories of World War II Veterans including McGill alumnus, Bernard Finestone, BCom’41.
Plane passengers are getting less for more, consumer advocates complain, as airlines move toward getting flyers to tag their own bags, while charging for a second piece of luggage. Karl Moore, a professor in McGill University's Desautels Faculty of Management, says the main motivator for airlines is the cost savings in an industry where it's a struggle to remain profitable.