Business School

I Just Learned The Brilliant Way This Stanford MBA Picks CEOs

A venture capital firm wants to upend venture capital's bro culture -- investing in startups chosen by industry peers, that create social benefit in overlooked regions, being led by intellectually curious CEOs<p>There is no higher bar in society than the admissions committees at Stanford and Stanford …

MBA

Betty Ng

Founder and CEO / Former Senior VP, Inspiring Diversity / Moody’s Corporate Development Group<p>Betty Ng is the Founder and CEO of Inspiring Diversity …

Harvard Business School

The CMO's Guide to Ad Boycotts

Most Popular<p>"Bachelor in Paradise" will resume its drunken hookups on ABC despite allegations of sexual misconduct on the set. Bill O'Reilly will …

Kellogg School

First Look at New Research and Ideas, June 27 - HBS Working Knowledge - Harvard Business School

• 2017<br>• New York: Oxford University Press<p>By: Jones, G.<p>Abstract—This book explores whether profits and environmental sustainability are compatible through …

Harvard Business School

How to stay on your boss' good side during New York City's commuter 'summer of hell'

<b>• The New York metro area is bracing for massive transit delays this summer.</b><p><b>• Hash out a plan with your boss to avoid getting in trouble for lateness if you're ever stranded.</b><p><b>• Harvard Business School professor Michael Wheeler recommends viewing the situation from your manager's perspective to</b> …

Harvard Business School

MBAs Are Getting Expensive. They Might Not Be Worth It for Entrepreneurs Anymore

How much does a top MBA program cost, and is it still worth it?<p>I'm a huge supporter of getting a quality education. Still, the costs to attend a top school are astronomical and rising each year.<p>The annual tuition costs for an MBA at Harvard can be up to $148,100, and up to $130,119 at Stanford--and …

MBA

The 10 MBA programs with the highest signing bonuses

<i>The U.S. News Short List, separate from our overall rankings, is a regular series that magnifies individual data points in hopes of providing students and parents a way to find which undergraduate or graduate programs excel or have room to grow in specific areas.</i><p><i>Be sure to explore The Short List:</i> …

MBA

UC Berkeley grad's 'speech to unite the world' inspires millions

Graduation season may be over, but netizens the world over are still watching one East Bay student's rousing farewell address.<p>A video of Angad Singh Padda's talk, called "A Sikh's Graduation Speech to Unite the World," was posted on May 17. It has since gone viral, racking up almost a quarter of a …

College & University

Ravi Shastri set to apply for India head coach job: Report

The report also stated that Shastri had rubbished claims that he would apply only after being assured of getting the job.<p>Former India team director …

MBA

In My Humble Opinion: Jen Wong (MBA 2004) - Alumni - Harvard Business School

When <b>Jen Wong (MBA 2004)</b> joined Time Inc. as president of digital operations in 2016, the internet cheered. With stints at AOL and PopSugar, Wong was …

Harvard Business School

United Nations Moves to Fight Ads That Objectify and Sexualize Women to Sell Products

Last week, the United Nations announced on Thursday that it will be partnering with companies like Johnson & Johnson, Google, Facebook, and Twitter …

Kellogg School

How to Do Everything Triathlon Better

Training for triathlon while maintaining fulfilling relationships and a positive bank account can be tricky. It requires hard work, dedication and a …

Chicago Booth

Commercial Bank Byline Corp. Looks Overvalued Ahead Of IPO

Chicago-based commercial bank, Byline Bancorp, is set to IPO on Thursday (6/29).<p>The company plans to raise $114 million by offering 5.7 million …

Chicago Booth

Advice to Class of 2017: “Life is a Team Sport”

On Saturday June 17, 505 students gathered in Maples Auditorium to receive their degrees and listen to remarks from Former U.S. Secretary of Commerce …

MBA

I learned how to break bad news to patients and loved ones more from business school than medical school

I practiced the words in my head one more time before I picked up the phone and dialed. When my patient’s son answered, I froze for a moment, imagining the roles were reversed and I was about to receive the news that I had to give him. After collecting my thoughts, I introduced myself, reminding …

Health Care

How Cellophane Changed the Way We Shop for Food

Research by Ai Hisano exposes cellophane's key role in developing self-service merchandising in American grocery stores, and how its manufacturers …

Harvard Business School

MLBRank 100-81: Leading off with new faces

2017 MLBRank Schedule<p>The top 100 players of 2017 as voted by a group of 65 ESPN experts will be revealed over five days. <b><br>» 2017 MLB Rank Index</b><p><b>June 26</b> …

Wharton School

Promoted Out of Programming

It all began in 1976 with my mother saying I should be a lawyer. There was no way I was going to spend the time to go to law school after college. …

Programming

Birchbox: Success in small packages - News - Harvard Business School

Alumni News | CBS: Money Watch | 19 Nov 2012<p>Birchbox: Success in small packages<p>Re: Katia Beauchamp (MBA ’10) & Hayley Barna (MBA ’10)<p>We assembled the …

Harvard Business School

Inventory Management for Mobile Money Agents in the Developing World

by Karthik Balasubramanian, David F. Drake, and Douglas Fearing<p>Overview — Mobile money agents in the developing world face a key inventory management …

Harvard Business School

Mersana Therapeutics Kicks Off A Major IPO Week

MRSN is a clinical stage biopharma, focused on antibody drug conjugates (ADCs) for cancer patients with unmet needs.<p>Lead product candidate, XMT-1522, …

Stocks

Susan Collins says she can’t support Republican health bill in its current form

WASHINGTON — Senator Susan Collins of Maine, a pivotal Republican moderate, joined a small but potentially decisive GOP rebellion Monday and said she …

Kellogg School

Study: Voters facing economic uncertainty prefer a dominant leader

Since the election, analysis after analysis has examined how an inexperienced politician whose divisive rhetoric and autocratic tendencies that flouted democratic norms could become president of the United States. Was it racism? The rise of populism? A preference for an authoritarian leadership …

London Business School

Business school: how bosses earn respect

<b>Andrew Hill’s challenge</b><p>Work-life balance often seems to be the holy grail of good management. But I was intrigued to learn that Glassdoor, the jobs …

Work-life Balance

Rex Tillerson 'increasingly at odds with White House' as secretary of state struggles to find a foreign policy

Donald Trump’s administration is deeply at odds with the state department over its foreign policy, according to the New York Times, which paints a scathing picture of the secretary of state being undermined by both Mr Trump and his powerful son-in-law.<p>Rex Tillerson, the former Exxon chairman, who …

Rex Tillerson

Brian Lillie Path From CIO To Chief Customer Officer At Equinix

Brian Lillie set his sights on the becoming a chief information officer early in his career, and he carefully planned the moves necessary to get there. He determined he would lead each of the functions that make up a traditional IT department. Through his beginnings in technology at the Air Force, …

Customer Experience

Don’t listen to prigs: profanity is glorious

I gave a TEDx talk organised by London Business School a few weeks ago. I did not think it went particularly well — all the faffing and rehearsing …

London Business School

Sale Ends Soon: Businesses Near End of 'Cheap Season' for Loans

Time could be running out for corporate borrowers to get the best deals on new loans.<p>No, benchmark interest rates aren’t necessarily going up dramatically. And there are few signs of an imminent credit crunch. But in a few days, June will turn into July, and with it will come the end of what two …

Kellogg School

Narendra Modi in Washington: Prime Minister meets CEOs, says GST can be taught in US business schools

The whole world is looking at India and its 7,000 reforms for ease of doing business, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said at the CEO's meet in the …

India

My Channel Nine Application Experience | Business School Student Experience

Scrolling idly through the Real World Placement website one January afternoon, I was not expecting to see many positions available. Given the time of …

Australian Universities