John S. McCallum

Biography:

John S. McCallum is Professor of Finance at the I.H. Asper School of Business, University of Manitoba, and former Chairman of Manitoba Hydro (1991 to 2000). He is a member of a number of public- and private-sector boards and a regular IBJ contributor. He can be reached at John.McCallum@umanitoba.ca

Stock Market Trouble: Five Books for Executives

by Issue: January / February 2001

I have just re - read four of the great books on stock-market debacles: Charles Mackay’s Extraordinary Popular Delusions……

Teaching executives the ancient art of persuasion

by Issue: July / August 2014

The events that led to publication of this article are unusual. In December 2013, I had hip-replacement surgery, which……

FOLLOWERSHIP: THE OTHER SIDE OF LEADERSHIP

by Issue: September / October 2013

The link between leadership, management and enterprise performance is widely understood and accepted.  Improving leadership……

Thanks for the Memories

by , et al.Issue: March / April 2013

John S. McCallum is Professor of Finance at the I. H. Asper School of Business, University of Manitoba. He has been…

The economy: Still a slog

by Issue: November / December 2012

There comes a time in the affairs of a nation and its business leaders when the status quo, though not desirable, is…

The power of habit: Good executive reading

by , et al.Issue: September / October 2012

Habits affect every relationship an executive has. Even how a CEO approaches decision-making reflects a habit, either…

One-liners for Executives

by Issue: July / August 2012

One-liners are very short statements that purport to capture the essence of a situation.  At their best, they can bring……

Executives should monitor central bank pronouncements

by Issue: May / June 2012

The task of divining the economy’s direction may confound managers, but monitoring the pronouncements of the institutions……

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