Desautels Faculty of Management

Le palmarès Thinkers50, établi tous les deux ans, encourage une saine émulation entre les experts en management du monde entier. Et s’emploie à relayer quantité d’idées novatrices auprès des dirigeants d’entreprise et de la société civile.
Oscar du management, la cérémonie Thinkers50 comporte un « mur des célébrités » et nombre de récompenses spécifiques, dont une distinction d’honneur, cette année, pour l’intégralité des travaux du professeur Henry Mintzberg.

Classified as: Henry Mintzberg, Lifetime Achievement Award, Thinkers50
Published on: 19 Nov 2015

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 Quebec’s Finance Minister Carlos Leitao.

Read full article: Financial Post, November 12, 2015

Classified as: Karl Moore, financial post
Published on: 19 Nov 2015

Travel and education is a dream combination for the experiential learner. After reviewing over 300 Executive MBA programs, these 20 topped our survey of the 2016 Best Joint EMBA Programs based on Reputation, Career Advancement, Curriculum, Life Balance and Globalness. 

8. McGill-HEC Montreal Executive MBA

Read full article: Ivyexec, November 11, 2015

Classified as: Executive MBA, McGill-HEC Montreal Executive MBA (EMBA)
Published on: 19 Nov 2015

Over at Asia Times, I argue that France will do nothing in response to the Paris massacres but round up the usual suspects. 

Classified as: Reuven Brenner
Published on: 19 Nov 2015

Des milliers d'étudiants de partout dans le monde suivent gratuitement le cours en ligne Social Learning for Social Impact, travaillent en équipe et apprennent à réaliser des initiatives sociales qui auront des retombées. C'est la proposition du MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) de groupe, une première à l'Université McGill.

Read full article: LaPresse, November 10, 2015

Classified as: Henry Mintzberg, Leslie Breitner, Anita Nowak, GROOC, Social Learning for Social Impact, Carlos Rueda
Published on: 19 Nov 2015

This is Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University with Talking Management for The Globe and Mail. Today I am delighted to sit down with Kevin Lobo, who is the CEO of a Fortune 500 Company, Stryker.

Classified as: Karl Moore, the globe and mail
Published on: 19 Nov 2015

On November 12, 2015, researchers from across McGill campuses convened to promote connection and collaboration on the topic of climate change in advance of the potentially historic Conference of Parties (COP) in Paris, France. COP21, also known as the 2015 Paris Climate Conference, will be negotiating towards a solution which keeps global warming below 2°C through a legally binding and universal agreement on climate.

Classified as: Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management, Sustainability, MDIIM Events, Past MDIIM
Published on: 18 Nov 2015

Dear colleagues, students and alumni,

As we learn more about the horrific events that happened Friday in Paris, we would like to express our solidarity with the French nation. If you know alumni in Paris, students studying abroad in Paris, students who come from Paris and have family there or anybody from our Desautels community in Paris, please reach out to make sure they are safe. Let us know if we can help in any way.

Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou
Dean, Desautels Faculty of Management

Ongoing University resources include :

Published on: 16 Nov 2015

Henry Mintzberg enseigne la gestion à l’Université McGill depuis 45 ans. La renommée de ce Montréalais d’origine dépasse les frontières du Québec et du Canada. Iconoclaste avéré, le pro-fesseur Mintzberg aime quitter les sentiers universitaires battus pour emprunter des chemins moins fréquentés, des chemins parfois même marqués « à gauche ».

Read full article: Magazine Forces, November 3, 2015

Classified as: Henry Mintzberg
Published on: 3 Nov 2015

“To me it treads on that fine line because, in a way, you create your own insider information,” said Kenneth Lester, a finance professor at McGill University in Montreal and CEO of Lester Asset Management.

Read full article: Financial Post, November 2, 2015

Classified as: Kenneth Lester
Published on: 3 Nov 2015

Nuvo Research Inc. (TSX:NRI) (Nuvo or the Company), a specialty pharmaceutical company with growing revenues and a diverse portfolio of topical and immunology products, today announced the appointment of Samira Sakhia to its Board of Directors. 

Read full article: Dallas South News, November 3, 2015

 

Classified as: BCom Alumni, MBA Alumni, Faculty Advisory Board, Samira Sakhia
Published on: 3 Nov 2015

CohnReznick Capital Markets Securities, LLC (CohnReznick Cap Markets) has added three new members to its renewable energy team to further support its growing industry practice.
Nick Sangermano
A notable industry veteran, Nick Sangermano is Managing Director and Head of Corporate and Private Placements.  Nick will lead CohnReznick Cap Markets’ efforts to further support its energy and other corporate clients’ needs for capital.

Classified as: MBA Alumni, Nick Sangermano
Published on: 3 Nov 2015

This September during Frosh week, the McGill Cryptocurrency Club (MCC) initiated a “bitcoin airdrop,” handing out paper envelopes with vouchers for bitcoin, a form of digital currency, to be redeemed within three months. According to Michael Gord, a U4 Management student and co-founder of MCC, over $1,000 in bitcoin has been given away to McGill students to date, with around a 50 per cent claim rate.

Classified as: McGill Cryptocurrency Club
Published on: 3 Nov 2015

Bombardier et le gouvernement du Québec ont créé une société en commandite pour y placer tous les actifs liés à la C Series et le milliard de dollars américains offert par Québec pour mener à bien le projet. Comment ça fonctionne ?
... « Dans ce cas-ci, c’est un véhicule approprié, commente Ken Lester, professeur à la faculté de gestion Desautels de l’Université McGill. Ainsi, le Québec ne va jamais perdre plus du milliard qu’il a investi. »

Classified as: bombardier, Ken Lester
Published on: 3 Nov 2015

 The first pieces of the puzzle came together for Jennifer Heil when she was a Grade 2 student at Millgrove School in Spruce Grove. She drew the Olympic rings on a picture for her teacher Mrs. Wrangler, who responded, “I believe you can do it.”

Read full article: Stony Plain Reporter, October 30, 2015

Classified as: BCom Alumni, Jennifer Heil
Published on: 3 Nov 2015

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