October 20, 2013
Prof. Damon Phillips says that the brand Chipotle has built around organic, locally–sourced ingredients may become a point of tension as the company starts to grow.
October 08, 2013
“Reinventing Innovation,” Prof. Abrahamson’s Executive Education program, draws on collaborative workshops, project–based learning, and jazz improvisation to teach innovative thinking.
What’s New in Innovation Education? Jazz, for One Thing
October 01, 2013
Principles before profit that sums up Citigroup’s emphasis following the financial crisis, said Co-President James Forese during a talk with students on September 24.
September 24, 2013
The article features Matthew Hill ’09, who says MBA skills like communication, strategic thinking, and negotiation are well suited to business development positions in major league sports.
MBA Careers Far from the Beaten Path
September 20, 2013
Prof. Katherine Phillips explains that CEOs and powerful companies often avoid admitting their mistakes in order to “save face” with clients.
August 12, 2013
Prof. Hitscherich comments on the delicate process of negotiating a buyout for companies such as BlackBerry and Dell.
August 05, 2013
Prof. Cohen argues that J.C. Penney has failed to realize that while marketing is an important position, it’s subordinate to merchandising.
J.C. Penney Stock Falls as New Marketing Chief Fails to Quiet Skeptics
July 26, 2013
Prof. Sicherman argues that the New York City restaurant industry and its patrons should abandon the social norm of tipping.
Don’t Forget to Stiff Your Waiter
June 14, 2013
Regina Resnick talks about the rise of MBA recruiting at Amazon.
With B–School Tech Jobs Growing, MBAs Flock to Amazon
June 07, 2013
TopMBA features Columbia Entrepreneurs Lab, the Eugene Lang Entrepreneurship Center’s new collaborative workspace designed to support entrepreneurial ventures across the Columbia University community.
May 23, 2013
Prof. Cohen comments on an emerging business practice of struggling companies — rehiring former CEOs.
Rehiring the CEO: A Familiar Playbook
April 12, 2013
Prof. McGrath comments on Starbucks’ decision to cut prices on its bags of coffee sold in grocery stores.
The Game Theory Behind Starbucks’ Big Coffee Price Cut