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How companies can thrive when employees feel a calling

Published: 16Jan2019

Businesses with sights set on boosting their performance may want to take a closer look at the people they are hiring. According to research co-authored by Professor Patricia Hewlin, employees with...

Mintzberg’s bedtime stories for better management

Published: 16Jan2019

In his forthcoming book, Bedtime Stories for Managers, Professor Henry Mintzberg draws from his decades of experience to caution against the pitfalls of managing by positional authority and status....

Perspectives on the IMPM from a hotel VP

Published: 16Jan2019

IMPM graduate Sharon Cohen, Vice President, Fairmont Brand Management, AccorHotels shares how the program shifted her focus on management and the tools that she continues to use in her current role...

Insights from Element AI CEO

Published: 16Jan2019

Professor Karl Moore interviews Element AI CEO Jean-François Gagné as he shares more about his entrepreneurial roots, his unconventional path, and the feat of building an AI company from the ground...

Tested truths for understanding Gen Z

Published: 15Jan2019

In a blog post for Forbes, Professor Karl Moore explores values that still hold true today- and likely well into the future - even among Generation Z. The first “truth,” as he puts it is being a...

A glowing victory at JDC 2019

Published: 15Jan2019

Congratulations to Desautels BCom students who secured two 1st place wins and five 2nd place finishes at this year’s Jeux du commerce. McGill finished 2nd academically overall among 13 other...

Experts weigh in on minimizing labor shortages

Published: 15Jan2019

As three-quarters of employers report that a shortage of skilled workers has heightened stress and workloads of existing staff, Professor Corey Phelps, Associate Dean of Executive Education at...

The woes of living life on social media

Published: 15Jan2019

As Professor Ashesh Mukherjee makes clear in his latest book, The Internet Trap, the pitfalls of living online in the age of social media include ceaseless comparisons with others and feelings of...

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