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14th Annual Business Transfer Awards

The Business Transfer Awards celebrate the achievements of Quebec businesses that have successfully gone through the succession process and that have thereby ensured their long-term sustainability. This year, the 14th edition of the awards ceremony will take place virtually on May 26, 2021. The [...]

May 4, 2021|

From Success to Succession: A Website Facilitating Successful Business Transfer

The Chair of Succession and Family Enterprise is pleased to announce the launch of the website From Success to Succession! This second updated edition* aims to promote the successful transfer of businesses, whether family-owned or not. A Stimulating Guide From Success to Succession offers tools that will guide [...]

March 11, 2021|

Presentation by Asma Fattoum and Zied Guedri on May 7

For better or for worse: The influence of non-family blockholders and non-family directors on strategic renewal in family firms A paper written by Asma Fattoum, Zied Guedri and Célina Smith Abstract Drawing on the impact of a major economy-wide shock, we investigate the influence of non-family blockholders and non-family directors [...]

April 12, 2019|

Two presentations by Scott L. Newbert on April 9

What signals matter for social startups? It depends: The influence of gender role congruity on social impact accelerator selection Abstract Social impact accelerators (SIAs) seek to select startups with the potential to generate financial returns and social impact. Through the lenses of signaling theory and gender role congruity [...]

April 2, 2019|
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