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Heil confirme sa retraite

Jennifer Heil prendra sa retraite à la fin de la saison.

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Published on : 25 Jan 2011

Executive coaching – another set of clothes for the Emperor?

[T]he most effective coach of all is staring back at you from the bathroom mirror every morning, at least in the view of another business school, the Desautels Faculty at McGill University in Canada.

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Published on : 21 Jan 2011

Corporate Taxes: The Chief Business Of The Conquerors

“Taxes are the chief business of a conqueror of the world,” says Caesar in George Bernard Shaw’s play “Caesar and Cleopatra.” And so they are. Look at IKEA and Google, whose taxes we will discuss in a moment. – Article by Professor Reuven Brenner

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Published on : 20 Jan 2011

TEDxMcGill 2010

If you missed it live, you can now see all of the TEDXMcGill 2010 talks and performances online. Desautels participants include Professor Henry Mintzberg, Professor Karl Moore, and BCom student, Daniel Shiner.

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Published on : 20 Jan 2011

Talking Management with Karl Moore: Lessons from Indian management

Prof. Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University, speaks to Michael Useem, who is a senior professor at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Published on : 19 Jan 2011

Assistant Prof. Peter Younkin to be featured on Boston Radio

Assistant Professor, Peter Younkin, of the Desautels Faculty of Management, was interviewed by WERS 88.9FM radio station in Boston to offer his opinion on the pharmaceutical industry.

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Published on : 18 Jan 2011

Héroïque peuple tunisien

En 1984, lors des émeutes du pain qui ont ébranlé le régime essoufflé du Combattant suprême, Habib Bourguiba, président de la Tunisie de l'époque et «père» de l'indépendance, le peuple est descendu dans les rues pour réclamer une meilleure vie économique. - Monia Mazigh, Doctorante en finance de la Faculté de gestion de McGill (2000).

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Published on : 17 Jan 2011

Épreuves de Mont-Gabriel: Heil a hâte de skier chez elle

Double médaillée olympique, cinq fois championne de la Coupe du monde, deux fois championne du monde, Jennifer Heil n'a plus rien à prouver sur les pistes de ski acrobatique.

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Published on : 17 Jan 2011

Many consumers eager to embrace Target

The loss of an iconic Canadian brand name such as Zellers might bother some people, but many others are simply looking forward to it being replaced with a better shopping alternative. Louis Gialloreto, a retail and brand-management expert with McGill University in Montreal, said there is minimal sentimentality among Canadians with regard to Canadian-owned stores or those they grew up with.

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Published on : 17 Jan 2011

The rise of the MBA politicians

There are plenty of management graduates in politics these days. Harriett Baldwin, Tory MP for West Worcestershire, holds an MBA from McGill, in Canada.

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Published on : 16 Jan 2011

Central Banking Tsunami

Here's an excerpt from an editorial that appeared in Forbes by Reuven Brenner, who holds the Repap Chair at McGill's Desautels Faculty of Management: Ben Bernanke's Elixir: Mixing Monetary Nonsense ... The long-term impact of what Ben Bernanke is doing is disastrous for the United States.

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Published on : 14 Jan 2011

"The Next 36" Selects Desautels Undergrad

Out of 1300 applicants from across Canada, Gideon Hayden, BCom’11, of the Desautels Faculty of Management, has been chosen for The Next 36 for 2011.

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Published on : 14 Jan 2011

Desautels Student Gets CFA Scholarship 2011

Desautels student, Patrick House, BCom’11, has won a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) scholarship for 2011 given by the Montreal CFA Society.

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Published on : 14 Jan 2011

The race for skilled workers

In this phase of the IT revolution, HR functions play a vital role. Technology is ubiquitous, but a strong foundation in IT literacy is not. “Technology is creating information, but also information overload,” says Animesh Animesh, assistant professor of information systems at the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University.

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Published on : 13 Jan 2011

Great Showing for Desautels at Jeux du Commerce and MBA Games 2011

Desautels places 1st and 3rd at the 2011 edition of the Jeux du commerce, held at the Telfer School of Management at Ottawa University.

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Published on : 13 Jan 2011