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Economic Development Symposium Focuses on Turning Ideas into Impact

April 1st, 2015

The Yale SOM Economic Development Club hosted its annual Economic Development Symposium on February 20.

Virgin’s Peter Norris on Running Businesses from Financial Services to Space Travel

March 31st, 2015

Norris, chairman of the Virgin Group, talked with students about leading one of the world’s most-recognized brands.

Can You Get Higher Returns from Low-Risk Stocks?

March 31st, 2015

In finance, it’s a core belief: the higher the risk, the higher the return. Only “buy low, sell high” is more fundamental.  

Karan Rai '06 Promoted to President of ADS Tactical, Inc.

March 31st, 2015

ADS Tactical, Inc., a leading provider of value-added logistics and supply chain solutions, recently announced an executive management change designed to strengthen the company’s leadership team.

Can Cross-Sectoral Collaboration Reverse the Trend toward Income Inequality?

March 31st, 2015

Income inequality used to be an elephant in the room—an issue few people acknowledged. It’s now an 800-pound gorilla—widely acknowledged and discussed. A recent Federal Reserve survey showed that between 1989 and 2013, the share of U.S.

How Big Mac Reacts to Attack: Recovering From Missteps

March 31st, 2015

Originally published in Chief Executive on March 19, 2015.

Four Alumni on Leading in Business and Society

March 30th, 2015

Four 2014-15 Donaldson Fellows share how they applied lessons they learned at SOM to their careers.

Students Share Their Experiences Consulting in India’s Social Sector

March 27th, 2015

Yale SOM student teams worked with a variety of organizations seeking to improve life in India as part of the Global Social Enterprise course.

Reasons why Kraft merge is a great deal

March 27th, 2015

CNBC Contributor Jeffrey Sonnenfeld of the Yale School of Management, gives his perspective on Kraft set to merge with Heinz.

The Trouble of Catching Success

March 26th, 2015

Over SOM’s mid-December winter break, Ben and I were busy working on developing an H&H application for Yale’s Summer Entrepreneurship Fellowship.