November 14, 2013
Columbia University and Business School alumni, faculty members, students, and staff came together on Friday, November 8, to answer a “big, big question,” per the symposium title: Can my company, university, or organization change?
November 14, 2013
A biennial report from Columbia Business School and the Women’s Executive Circle of New York shows that the number of women leading New York’s top companies has flatlined in recent years.
Women See Slow Progress in Leadership
November 01, 2013
H. Fisk Johnson, chairman and CEO of SC Johnson, and Paolo Rocca, chairman and CEO of Tenaris S.A., are the winners of the fourth annual Deming Cup awards, given by the School’s W. Edwards Deming Center for Quality, Productivity, and Competitiveness.
October 31, 2013
Columbia Business School’s new branding campaign focuses on its location in a major business hub, its practical curriculum, and the strength of its global network.
Columbia’s New Message to M.B.A.s: Center Yourself
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