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Inspiring Economic Growth

May 19th, 2015

Originally published in Project Syndicate on May 18, 2015.

Professors Art Swersey and Heather Tookes Win EMBA Teaching Awards

May 19th, 2015

Selected in a vote by the Class of 2015, Professors Art Swersey and Heather Tookes received this year’s EMBA Teaching Awards at the EMBA Commencement Dinner on May 17.

Yale School of Management Hosts 38th Commencement

May 18th, 2015

Three hundred and fifty-three members of Yale SOM’s Class of 2015 received diplomas in a ceremony at Edward P. Evans Hall.

Professors Amy Wrzesniewski and Kyle Jensen Win Annual Teaching Awards

May 15th, 2015

The two faculty members were voted best core and elective teachers; Professor Robert Shiller won the award for outstanding alumni engagement.

Sandra Urie ’85 Honored for Lifetime Achievement at U.S. Investment Management Awards

May 14th, 2015

As CEO and chairman of Cambridge Associates, Urie has grown the company into a global firm serving nonprofits and other institutional investors.

Yale’s Expanded EMBA Program Ranked in Top Ten Globally

May 14th, 2015

In 2014, the Yale School of Management expanded its MBA for Executives program to include three focus areas at the nexus of business and society—adding asset management and sustainability to the existing healthcare focus. Since then, the program has garnered heightened interest, its largest-ever entering class, and now a top ten ranking—in the very first EMBA ranking the school has participated in.

Students Launch Small Business Academy in New Haven

May 13th, 2015

Students from the Outreach Nonprofit Consulting club will offer free consulting for local businesses at New Haven’s Small Business Service Center.

Zappos tries Holacracy, 200+ quit

May 13th, 2015

More than 200 employees of Zappos quit after CEO Tony Hsieh implemented a no boss style. Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, and Matt Britton, MRY CEO, provide perspective.

In China, an Unprecedented Economic Transformation

May 11th, 2015

Speaking at Yale SOM, Lei Zhang ’02 says that today, China is exporting innovation.

Recap: 2015 Yale Customer Insights Conference

May 8th, 2015

At the Yale Customer Insights Conference, leading thinkers and doers will come together to share notes at an event exploring the frontiers of marketing strategy, consumer choice and product innovation.