Desautels Faculty of Management

Tahun lalu, tim mahasiswa MBA dari McGill University Kanada memenangkan $1 juta (Rp 11,8 miliar) dari kompetisi Hult Prize. Mereka berhasil menciptakan 'power flour', yakni tepung lokal (gandum, jagung, singkong, dll) yang dicampur tepung serangga lokal.

Read the full article (in Indonesian): detikFood

Classified as: MBA, Hult Prize, MBA Program, detikfood
Published on: 8 Sep 2014

Canadian coffee giant Tim Hortons has been acquired by Burger King and Canadians are worried. McGill University’s Prof. Karl Moore explains what can change about your coffee experience.

Watch full video: Global Montreal

Classified as: Karl Moore, Professor, Burger King, Tim Hortons, Associate Professor, coffee, experience
Published on: 29 Aug 2014

Matt Galloway spoke with Karl Moore. He is an airline industry consultant and an associate professor at McGill University in Montreal. 

Listen to the episode: CBC Toronto

Classified as: Karl Moore, airline industry, Associate Professor, air rage, cbc toronto, consultant
Published on: 29 Aug 2014

Powered by Blackboard Mobile, the Desautels App brings an interactive campus experience to members of the Desautels community.

Classified as: Desautels Faculty of Management, App
Published on: 28 Aug 2014

Great minds may think alike, but for some MBA programs, different minds can lead to great thinking.

... Cross-disciplinary connections whether across faculties or industry enhance the value of an MBA for both the student and industry, said Don Melville, director of the Masters Program at Desautels Faculty of Management in Montreal.

Read full article: Financial Post

Classified as: MBA, Director, Masters in Business Administration (MBA), masters in management, Don Melville, financial post
Published on: 28 Aug 2014

At 34, Daniel Schwartz isn’t exactly a child anymore. But it’s certainly tempting to label him as some kind of “wunderkind” given his meteoric career trajectory. He was 33 when he landed the top executive job at Burger King.

Classified as: MBA, alumni, MBA Alumni, TELUS, Masters in Business Administration (MBA), CEO, Darren Entwistle
Published on: 28 Aug 2014

Executive MBA degrees are renowned for providing candidates with the skills and confidence to embark on a career change. For corporate attorney, France Margaret Bélanger, the qualification from McGill-HEC Montreal saw her career change from legal practice to the ice hockey arena with the Montreal Canadiens.

Classified as: EMBA, EMBA Alumni, McGill-HEC Executive MBA (EMBA), topMBA, McGill-HEC Montreal Executive MBA (EMBA), France Margaret Bélanger
Published on: 28 Aug 2014

This Is Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University, Talking Management for The Globe and Mail. Today I am delighted to speak to Northwestern’s Keith Murnighan.

Read full article: The Globe and Mail

Classified as: Karl Moore, employee, the globe and mail, Professor, Associate Professor, Keith Murnighan, northwestern university
Published on: 28 Aug 2014

McGill Prof Vedat Verter discusses a new train safety report.

Watch full video: CTV Montreal

Classified as: Vedat Verter, Professor, CTV Montreal, freight trains
Published on: 28 Aug 2014

On dit souvent qu’Oprah Winfrey a le pouvoir de faire ou de défaire les rois. Le business de Benjamin Bernet, un Français de New York, lui doit en tout cas beaucoup.

... Ce Parisien au CV sans faute (études à McGill, MBA à l’Insead) était il y a peu à la tête du marketing des parfums Armani chez L’Oréal, à New York. 

Read full article (in French): French Morning

Classified as: BCom, BCom Alumni, Benjamin Bernet, doobop, Oprah Winfrey
Published on: 28 Aug 2014

The chief executive officer of a major Canadian multinational came to our MBA CEO Insights class and told us that, as an introverted leader, he had to put on his “game face” whenever he left his floor.

Classified as: MBA, Karl Moore, the globe and mail, leaders, CEO, introverts, sienna zampino
Published on: 28 Aug 2014

'Strategic' and 'Plan' are two different concepts. A strategy iswhat we need to do to get from A to B (and deciding on what point B actually is). The plan is more specific and tells ushow we will get to point B (the details).

... No review of the concept of 'Plan' would be complete without the contribution of the renowned academic Professor Henry Mintzberg of McGill University. He contends that the definition of strategy is a multiple one, composed of 5Ps: Plan, Pattern, Position, Perspective and Ploy. 

Classified as: Henry Mintzberg, Professor, biz community, strategic plan
Published on: 28 Aug 2014

There’s plenty of hullabaloo surrounding the idea of creativity in the workplace.

Classified as: Karl Moore, Teamwork, creativity, Andrew Shipilov, ask men, INSEAD
Published on: 28 Aug 2014

What do monster monsoons and costume design have in common? No, it’s not the eye of the storm and the eye of the needle (but good guess).

Classified as: Karl Moore, Hot Cities, applied investments, hot cities world tour
Published on: 28 Aug 2014

Professor Henry Mintzberg has been selected to receive the 2014 CK Prahalad Distinguished Scholar-Practitioner Award given by the Strategic Management Society. This prize, created in 2011 to honour the legacy of CK Prahalad, is awarded annually to a scholar-practitioner who has used applied learning to influence how theory and research guide practice. Special attention is given to a scholar-practitioner whose contributions have shaped the understanding of global strategic leadership.

Classified as: Henry Mintzberg, CK Prahalad, CK Prahalad Distinguished Scholar-Practitioner Award, strategic management society
Published on: 26 Aug 2014