Laurence Orillard and Wendellyn Reid win first prize at the 2018 Leadership Case Writing Competition

The Pierre-Péladeau Chair of Leadership awarded Laurence Orillard, CHRP, Talent and Organization Development Consultant, and Wendellyn Reid, Associate Professor in the Department of Management at HEC Montréal, for excellence in the writing of the case Andrei Feher and the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony Orchestra: A leadership rooted in the profession1. The theme chosen for this second [...]

2019-05-24T14:33:28+00:00April 30, 2019|

Raising a Conductor’s Baton: Leadership Practice at the EMBA McGill – HEC Montréal

Some participants of the EMBA McGill - HEC Montréal 2020 cohort during the module 'The Reflective Mindset, Managing Self'. Bottom: Cyrille Sardais, associate professor and holder of the Pierre-Péladeau Chair of Leadership. Being thoughtful, stepping back from always doing and seeing familiar experiences from a new perspective, this is what the participants [...]

2018-10-18T15:43:16+00:00October 1, 2018|

Marine Agogué and Cyrille Sardais Present During the Public Seminar “Science Fiction and Enterprise” Organized by the CRSDD

The Researchers in Social Responsibility and Sustainable Development[1] (CRSDD) of ESG UQAM organized on September 19 a public seminar on the theme "Science Fiction and Enterprise". Among the five invited presenters were Marine Agogué, assistant professor in the Department of Management of HEC Montréal, and Cyrille Sardais, associate professor in the same department [...]

2018-10-16T13:41:28+00:00September 20, 2018|

From Charisma to Authenticity: an Interview with Cyrille Sardais on the Theme of Leadership

International research in the field of leadership gives us an opening to ways of doing things and unexplored worldviews. But how much progress has been made on Western leadership? Simona Camelia Plopeanu spoke on this subject with Cyrille Sardais, Associate Professor in the Department of Management and holder of the Pierre-Péladeau Chair of [...]

2018-04-30T14:30:58+00:00April 6, 2018|

Conference: Leadership on Demand: How Followers Frame and Initiate Leadership in a Swedish High Tech Organization

Conference Presented by Martin Blom on March 22, 2018, at HEC Montréal A key aspect of leadership is the followers’ constructions of its value and relevance. This seminar highlights the importance of the ‘demand’ for leadership when leader—follower relationships are established, where we discuss how followers can influence, inhibit and initiate managerial leadership [...]

2018-04-10T19:26:37+00:00March 22, 2018|

Publication of a New Book on ‘Leaders of the Community World’

Despite the tremendous attention that leaders and leadership have received in recent years, there has rarely been any discussion of community and community actors. Yet these people who sometimes work without resources, authority, or status, manage to exert a major influence on those around them. This book proposes to rectify this oversight and [...]

2018-02-20T22:00:20+00:00February 14, 2018|

Visit from Sylvie Deffayet Davrout, Head of the Leadership and Managerial Competencies Chair at EDHEC Business School

Sylvie Deffayet Davrout, Professor in management and Holder of the Chair in Leadership and Managerial Competencies at EDHEC After a one-week stay at HEC Montréal at the invitation of Cyrille Sardais, Holder of the Pierre-Péladeau Chair of Leadership, Sylvie Deffayet Davrout, Head of the Leadership and Managerial Competencies Chair at EDHEC, is [...]

2018-04-03T19:33:53+00:00June 6, 2017|