Russell Fralich

Swisscom's Entry into the On-Demand Home Service Economy: Partner or Acquire? Rent-a-Geek from Mila

Swisscom’s Entry into the On-Demand Home Service Economy: Partner or Acquire? Rent-a-Geek from Mila

By / 26 Sep, 2019 /

CASE STUDY. This two-part case discusses the development and management of the partnership between Swisscom and Mila, particularly how Mila grew from being a contractual partner to a fully owned subsidiary of Swisscom.

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Cara Operations: Purchase of St-Hubert and Value Creation

Cara Operations: Purchase of St-Hubert and Value Creation

By / 20 Nov, 2017 /

CASE STUDY. In March 2016, Ontario-based Cara Operations acquired Groupe St-Hubert, one of Quebec’s largest restaurant chains.

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Cara Opérations : achat de St-Hubert et création de valeur

Cara Opérations : achat de St-Hubert et création de valeur

By / 10 Sep, 2017 /

ÉTUDE DE CAS. En mars 2016, l’entreprise ontarienne de restauration Cara Opérations, propriétaire entre autres de la chaîne de restaurants Swiss Chalet, présente dans tout le Canada sauf au Québec, a acheté le Groupe St-Hubert.

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Think like a CEO: Experiential and Collaborative Learning in a Strategic Management Context

Think like a CEO: Experiential and Collaborative Learning in a Strategic Management Context

By / 16 Feb, 2017 /

TEACHING NOTES. This document describes an experiential learning approach to teaching strategy in an undergraduate business program.

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Crise chez De Beers en 1992

Crise chez De Beers en 1992

By / 16 Feb, 2017 /

ÉTUDE DE CAS. Le cas décrit trois situations qui représentaient en 1992 une menace pour le modèle d’affaires de type monopole de l’entreprise.

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R&D Mandate Transfer to Ericsson Canada

R&D Mandate Transfer to Ericsson Canada

By / 3 Feb, 2017 /

CASE STUDY. This case study illustrates an example of how a subsidiary manages its relationship with corporate headquarters in a multinational, high-technology company in order to secure new Research and Development mandates.

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Crisis at De Beers

Crisis at De Beers – 1992

By / 1 Dec, 2016 /

CASE STUDY. This case describes three potential threats to the monopolistic business model of De Beers Consolidated Mines in 1992.

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Blackbeard

Blackbeard

By / 1 May, 2016 /

CASE STUDY. This case tells the story of the pirate Blackbeard in his brief but infamous rise to notoriety between 1717 and 1718, and the challenges he faced as his power and influence on trade on the Eastern Seaboard grew.

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Barbe noire

Barbe noire

By / 1 May, 2016 /

ÉTUDE DE CAS. Le cas porte sur la prise de décision et vise à présenter les concepts fondamentaux du management stratégique à ceux parmi les étudiants du MBA ou de la M.Sc. qui n’ont pas beaucoup d’expérience en administration des affaires.

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