Desautels Accounting Society
DAS serves as a liaison between accounting firms, the CPA Order, and the students. It takes on the responsibility of organizing all accounting recruitment-related activities within the faculty with a strong commitment, in order to ensure that students are well prepared for future endeavors. Every year, DAS collaborates with Desautels Career Services to ensure that students are as prepared as possible for recruitment. Together, our efforts helped McGill University obtain the #1 spot on LinkedIn’s Top Undergraduate Program for Accounting Professionals.
Desautels Business Technology Club
Formerly known as the McGill Management Information Systems Association (MISA) which was founded in 2008 and principally catered to students in IS, DBTC rebranded itself in 2014 and revised its mandate to appeal to a wider audience not only across majors but also across faculties such as the Computer Science faculty and the Engineering faculty.
We also recently established a partnership with the John Molson Supply Chain and Business Technology Association (JSBA) at Concordia University in order to offer an even wider array of events for the upcoming year so keep an eye on us!
McGill Entrepreneurs’ Society
MES promotes entrepreneurship among students and members of the local community through advising and funding. Networking with business organizations who make their resources available to club members is also highly sought after. The club’s three branches include Entrepreneurship Community Outreach, Competition, and Micro- Business Development in an effort to give anyone with a project in mind the opportunity to form their team, take a leadership position, and bring their idea to life!
Desautels Exchange Network
The DEN (Desautels Exchange Network) is a student-run organization whose mandate is to welcome and fully integrate exchange students into the student body. Through ongoing communication and regular social & cultural gatherings, DEN allows students to feel home away from home. Going on exchange opens a new world of experiences and the DEN is here to ensure a smooth, fun, and easy transition into life in Montreal. DEN also provides students with a link to other international associations in Montreal, such as MESA (McGill Exchange Students Association), IMA (International Management Association), and groups at Concordia and UQAM.
International Management Association
The IMA is a large and diverse networking and resource community that is here to help McGill students who are International Management majors, or are simply interested in exploring and pursuing a career that involves an international aspect. No matter what faculty you are in, we are happy to help you reach your future goals. We are the key point of contact between the B.Com Office & IM students by providing students with international networking opportunities and a database of international opportunities & contacts working abroad.
McGill Investment Club
MIC is a comprehensive finance club, open to all students of McGill University in all faculties, with two main components: an Investment Management side and an Investment Banking side. The club plays a major role in bridging the gap between the classroom and the financial workplace, and proudly supports the career preparation and development processes of McGill students. The MIC strives to help educate students about the financial markets via seminars, speaker-series, information sessions, newsletters, and forums on market specific topics.
Junior Enterprise Desautels
Under the guidance of industry leaders, world-class professors and top flight consulting firms JED is positioned to provide tailored solutions to solve complex business problems. With a specialization in market research, strategic planning and brand development, we have successfully been able to serve clients ranging from small startups to not-for-profits to Fortune 500 global powerhouses.
Management Consulting Association
The McGill Consulting Association (MCA) aims to help undergraduate students understand, prepare for, and develop careers in the consulting and related fields. By creating and fostering deep relationships with consulting firms and organizations, we hope to expose students to the nature and scope of consulting practices, as well as provide them with the appropriate opportunities and tools to succeed as a consultant. Through our various events and activities, from preparatory workshops to case competitions, we wish to provide students from a variety of academic backgrounds with recruitment opportunities to network and gain valuable experience in order to help them further a career in the multifaceted field of consulting.
MUS Marketing Network
MMN is a well-established, student-run organization that takes pride in its ability to connect motivated, creative, and ambitious marketing students from the faculty with the corporate world. As an organization, the MMN strives to present its members with numerous networking opportunities, thus allowing them to develop the skills that are necessary in today’s job market. The MMN also functions to connect undergraduates closer with industry professionals, by sharing best practices and industry experience, while encouraging students to apply classroom concepts to the real world through workshops and case competitions.
McGill Students Business Review
The McGill Students Business Review (MSBR) operates as both an online platform and a social hub for those with a passion for business affairs. The MSBR provides all undergraduates with the opportunity and resources to explore and learn about the business world. The MSBR aims to inspire a way thinking that stretches beyond the campus and into the professional world.
McGill Data Network
The McGill Data Network was created to prepare students for the ever-evolving data driven world by providing members with a platform to learn, develop and connect with data-related opportunities. Last year, we hosted a speakers’ series with local start-ups, and invited representatives from Microsoft and Google to teach our members how to use the leading analytic tools in the industry. This year, we are planning new tutorials, conferences, and case competitions.
MyVision is an enterprise and movement of young people accelerating and incubating social business. Our mission is to solve the world’s most pressing issues through social business. Founded in Canada, we’re developing into the world’s largest and most impacting organization it its field. We are making McGill a socially-oriented campus through our work by educating students about social business, creating our own enterprise called LIFE, and connecting talented youth with mentors in the social business space around the world.
The OB/HR Network is an MUS student club that represents the academic disciplines of organizational behavior and human resources in the Desautels Faculty of Management. Since its reactivation in the fall semester of 2014, the Network has organized a variety of workshops, speaker presentations, social events, and case competitions. We aim to build a strong community of passionate students committed to raising awareness and furthering the development of the OB and HR programs at McGill University. In the 2015-2016 academic year, the Network will be transitioning to chartered status in the MUS.
PennyDrops is a registered not-for-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of financial education in Canada. We work to increase the level of financial literacy nationwide, foster a community of shared intellectual resources and bridge the financial literacy gap currently experienced by youth.
Real Estate Club
The Real Estate Club is excited to offer a great new opportunity to the students of McGill University. The club will give students the chance to network and learn from local real estate professionals, where guest speakers will talk about personal successes and challenges. Our goal is ultimately to teach students about the real estate industry and provide networking opportunities and self-developing resources. The club plays a major role in bridging the gap between the classroom and the real estate industry, and proudly supports the career preparation and development process of McGill students.
Desautels Sports Management Club
The Desautels Sports Management Club (DSMC) strives to act as a student-run link between the sports management industry and the McGill student body. The club hopes to foster understanding and development of our member-base’s knowledge of the sports management industry. The DSMC supports this mission through three main activities: a speaker series, attending conferences, and engagement pursuits.
MUS Sustainability Network
The Sustainability Network is a club for management students interested in pursuing careers in environmentally friendly businesses. The club aims to bring students together by hosting both professional and interactive events. In the past, events have included networking, speaker panels, and seasonal activities such as apple picking and yoga classes.
Desautels Women in Business
Desautels Women in Business aims to provide a platform for students to explore the opportunities and careers available to them. We aim to create a strong network of women interested in a career in management; this network consists of students, McGill alumni, Professors, and current industry professionals.