There's no such thing as a strategic plan

Published: 28 August 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...

Can COVID-19 travel through polluted air?

Published: 10 September 2020

In March, a team of scientists reported that the COVID-19 virus can be transmitted through polluted air particles. Looking at the pandemic through this lens, Professor Henry Mintzberg proposes a...

Lessons learned from the 2008 financial crisis

Published: 28 August 2020

An opinion piece outlining lessons learned from the 2008 financial crisis explores Professor Henry Mintzberg's argument for communityship—the idea that instead of managing companies top-down,...

Reflecting on strategy and healthcare in a pandemic with Susan and Henry Mintzberg

Published: 23 June 2020

In a McGill Alumni webcast, Professor Karl Moore is joined by Professor Henry Mintzberg and his daughter Susan Mintzberg, a PhD candidate at McGill who studies the role of family caregivers in...

Reflecting on strategy and healthcare in a pandemic with Henry Mintzberg

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 12:00to13:00

If the pandemic has taught us anything, it is that business as usual is no longer an option in many sectors. What can we learn from how business, government and community leaders are responding to...

Professor Henry Mintzberg on lessons learned during the pandemic

Published: 12 June 2020

Professor Henry Mintzberg sits down with Le Devoir to discuss lessons learnt during the pandemic, from the surprising intimacy of remote work to the three pillars of a prosperous democracy. Read more

Delve: The Epidemic of Managing without Soul

Published: 2 June 2020

Managing without soul has become an epidemic in society, according to McGill University’s Professor Henry Mintzberg. Many managers these days seem to specialize in killing cultures, at the expense...

Is COVID-19 the tipping point for restoring balance to our societies? Live broadcast with Henry Mintzberg

Thursday, June 4, 2020 12:00to13:00

What will be the lasting impact of the pandemic on our governments and private sector? Will this health crisis provide the impetus for building fairer, more sustainable societies?/desautelsCategory...

Remote work offers more gains than losses, says Professor Mintzberg

Published: 29 May 2020

In conversation with The New York Times, Professor Henry Mintzberg considers the implications of working from home. Most surprising to Professor Mintzberg is that very little is lost in the remote...


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