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The Design of Business | The Business of Design: David Rockwell

March 28th, 2017

David Rockwell is the founder and president of the architecture and design firm the Rockwell Group and a theatrical set designer.

In New Course, Students Aim to Build a Business in a Failed State

March 28th, 2017

Yale SOM students are among a select group from across Yale working to help displaced persons in Somalia launch a business in a new course called “Building a Business in a Failed State: A Practicum in Hope Village, Somalia.”

Global Network Week Students Get a Hands-On Lesson in Reframing Problems

March 28th, 2017

In a hands-on session during Global Network Week, Professor Rodrigo Canales taught students a strategic approach he uses in his consulting work.

What’s the Future of U.S.-Mexico Relations?

March 27th, 2017

President Trump and Mexican leaders have been disagreeing since the first moments of Trump’s presidential campaign, when Trump accused Mexico of using the United States as a dumping ground for criminals; he went on to campaign on building a wall, impos

Yale School of Management to Host Inspiring Yale Symposium

March 27th, 2017

Senior Associate Dean David Bach will represent Yale SOM at the annual gathering that showcases research from thought leaders across Yale’s 13 graduate and professional schools.

MBA for Executives Marks 10th Anniversary of Inaugural Class

March 24th, 2017

This spring, graduates of Yale SOM’s MBA for Executives program will reunite to celebrate the program’s first decade. 

Marktplace: Why hiring a new CEO can be really difficult

March 24th, 2017

The world’s biggest entertainment company is taking a little more time to choose a new CEO. Disney announced it will extend the contract for CEO Robert Iger for another year, until 2019. This is the third time Disney has extended Iger’s contract. He was originally supposed to retire in 2015, but Disney keeps convincing him to stay on, this time with a $5 million bonus for the extra year. Disney isn’t the first company to have trouble putting a succession plan in place. Why is it so hard? Jeff Sonnenfeld gives this thoughts.

Saphlux Founder Chen Chen ’16 Receives $5 Million in Funding

March 21st, 2017

The new investment will enable Saphlux to scale up production at a new manufacturing facility in Branford.

The Design of Business | The Business of Design: Lee Moreau

March 21st, 2017

Lee Moreau is a principal at the innovation and design consultancy Continuum.

The Design of Business | The Business of Design: Bobby C. Martin Jr

March 14th, 2017

Bobby C. Martin, Jr., is a founding partner of the agency OCD | The Original Champions of Design.