Desautels Faculty of Management news
We are pleased to announce that McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management has been granted the prestigious European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) accreditation for a five-year period by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD).
Nous sommes ravis d’annoncer que la Faculté de gestion Desautels de l’université McGill a obtenu l’agrément prestigieux European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) pour une période de cinq ans décerné par l’European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD).
Later this month, a plane will be sent up high into the skies near Montreal to ensure flying conditions are ideal. Then, if its pilots give the go-ahead, spectators will hold their breath and the Bombardier CSeries jet will take off for its much-anticipated maiden flight.“The CSeries is, not quite, but almost bet-your-company for Bombardier,” said McGill University business professor Karl Moore, noting that the company also runs a large rail division.
Whether you are a shelf stocker at Walmart, a second-year associate at a consulting company, or an equity analyst at an investment bank, you may feel that you are not adequately compensated for the work you do; in other words, you are underpaid. But underpaid relative to what? How do employers determine compensation levels, and what consequences can these decisions have for an organization?
Professor Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University speaks withTarun Khanna, professor at the Harvard Business School and director of Harvard’s South Asia Institute. Read full transcript: The Globe and Mail, June 11, 2013
Changes in how health care is delivered, the absence of significant new money for the foreseeable future, and ageing populations threaten to overwhelm our UK health system if we don't change.
Reuven Brenner holds the REPAP Chair in Economics at McGill University’s Faculty of Management. He has written numerous books, including The Force of Finance: Triumph of the Capital Markets (2002). Part 11 of a video series produced by the Montreal Economic Institute: www.iedm.org. Watch full interview: Frontier Centre for Public Policy
Professor Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University speaks with MIT Sloan School of Management Professor Deborah Ancona. Read full transcript: The Globe and Mail, June 4, 2013
In developing countries, particularly in rural villages and urban slums, people can hardly afford water-purification systems. The consequences are fatal, with infectious diarrhoea causing around 2.2 million deaths every year, most of which are children under the age of five from countries like Kenya and India.
Kristine Marin Kawamura, PhD, Lead Editor and Interviewer and Riane Eisler, JD and Contributing Editor and Interviewer, interview Nancy J. Adler, S. Bronfman Chair in Management at McGill University. Read full interview: Cross Cultural Management, 2013
Professor Animesh Animesh talks to CTV Canada AM about Quebec government cracking down on AirBnB. Watch full interview (starts at 07:09:00): CTV Canada AM, May 28, 2013
One of the youngest and with-it industries is advertising and no where more so than the new media side. One of the smarest people I know is Brian Fetherstonhaugh (BCom'79), who is the CEO of OgilvyOne, the new media part of Ogilvy, the great advertising company. So it quite interesting to talk to Brian about the younger generation and how it likes to be worked with, he has got many on his staff. Over to Brian.
Professor Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University talks to Tom Gentile, CEO of GE Healthcare’s Health Systems division. Read full transcript: The Globe and Mail, May 28, 2013
Event Hall at University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management Named in Honour of Marcel A. Desautels
A newly-opened event space at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management which has already hosted events with global leaders from the fields of management, politics and academics, has been named in honour of one of the School’s leading benefactors. ... The space will be known as Desautels Hall in honour of Dr. Marcel A. Desautels (LLD'07), befitting the school’s most generous donor, who has given an extraordinary $41 million to the Rotman School.
If you’re looking to further your career in business, there’s a good chance that you’ve considered undertaking an MBA. Yes, a programme such as this can bring about great future benefits and has real potential to accelerate your career. But how much do you actually know about MBAs, and have you weighed up all the pros and cons?