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Virtual reality and the possibilities

February 25th, 2015

For as long as I can remember, I have always been a gadget geek.

Where Will Healthcare Innovation Come From?

February 25th, 2015

Innovation in healthcare is taking many forms, from meshing big data and design thinking to reduce hospital infections to personalized medicine based on a patient’s genomic profile.

Investing in a Cleaner Connecticut

February 24th, 2015

Connecticut Green Bank’s Bryan Garcia on building a cleaner energy market.

New Entrepreneurship Fellowship Available for Graduating Students

February 23rd, 2015

The new fellowship will better enable SOM students to pursue entrepreneurial ventures by letting them defer student loan payments for the first two years after graduation.”

Getting Innovation Right

February 23rd, 2015

Innovation is a business necessity. But best practices for its empowerment within an organization remain disputed. YCCI fellow Rodrigo Canales offers six core principles.

Patagonia’s Vincent Stanley on Building a Responsible Company

February 20th, 2015

The outdoor apparel brand’s director of philosophy talked to EMBA sustainability students.

Claire Jahns '10 Appointed to California Natural Resources Agency

February 19th, 2015

California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the following appointment:

Yale’s Jenifer Van Vleck on Pan Am and the Rise of American Power

February 19th, 2015

Jenifer Van Vleck, assistant professor of history and American studies, discussed the role that Pan American Airways played in expanding global business and U.S influence.

Can Business Be a Force for Good?

February 18th, 2015

Bart Houlahan, co-founder of B Lab, discussed the role of benefit corporations at the GE Colloquium in Sustainability Leadership.

Rethinking Marketing and Customers: Lessons from Behavioral Economics

February 17th, 2015

The relatively new field of behavioral economics incorporates a range of disciplines, from cognitive science to marketing, in order to paint a more nuanced and whole portrait of human behavior in the marketplace.