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Prof. Olav Sorenson Wins Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research

March 16th, 2018

Olav Sorenson, the Frederick Frank ’54 and Mary C. Tanner Professor of Management at Yale SOM, is the 2018 winner of the Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research, recognizing contributions to scholarship on entrepreneurship and small business development.

Center for Business and the Environment Publishes Guide to B Corps

March 16th, 2018

The report, aimed at investors, explores the distinct financial value offered by Certified B Corporations and Benefit Corporations.

Jon Iwata, Former Chief Brand Officer at IBM, Named Yale SOM Executive in Residence

March 15th, 2018

Since 2015, Iwata has participated actively in SOM academic life, serving as a guest lecturer and sharing his knowledge and experience with Yale MBA students. In his new role, which integrates senior executives into the life of the school, he will immerse himself in the Yale SOM student experience

Do We Know When We’re Headed for a Crash?

March 15th, 2018

You’ve no doubt seen the news about recent stock market losses. It was on the front page of every major newspaper. It was described with words like “carnage” and “bloodbath.” 

Yale Announces MBA Scholarships for African Students Aiming to Make an Impact

March 15th, 2018

The Yale-Africa Impact Scholarships will support students from Africa who intend to return there and contribute to economic growth in their nations and communities.

Translating your Discovery Project Experience into Practice: An Interview with Alumni Fellow Rachel Clark

March 14th, 2018

Rachel Clark is a YCCI Alumni Fellow currently working as an Associate Brand Manager at Pepperidge Farm. Rachel took a moment of her time recently to talk about how her experience with Yale’s Center for Customer Insights has helped her with her career in brand management.

CNBC: Jeff Sonnenfeld: The truth is out on Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes

March 14th, 2018

Jeff Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, discusses SEC charging Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes for massive fraud and deceiving investors with exaggerated or false statements. View the full video on CNBC

Jon Iwata Appointed Executive-in-Residence

March 14th, 2018

The Yale School of Management has appointed Jon Iwata, the former Senior Vice President and Chief Brand Officer of IBM, as Executive-in-Residence.

The Design of Business | The Business of Design: Ben Watson

March 13th, 2018

Ben Watson is the chief creative officer of Herman Miller, the furniture and workspace design company.

To Counter the Loss of the Federal Mandate, Create a State Healthcare Fee

March 13th, 2018

This article originally appeared in the Connecticut Mirror’s CT Viewpoints.