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Alphabet's CEO Problem

March 29th, 2016

CNBC Contributors Jeffrey Sonnenfeld of the Yale School of Management, and Bill George, former Medtronic chairman & CEO, talk about the leadership challenges facing Alphabet with the various companies in the corporate structure.

Can Improving Farming Productivity Save the Rainforest?

March 29th, 2016

Brazil is home to one third of the world’s remaining rainforests, including most of the Amazon Basin, a rich, diverse network of ecosystems that plays a critical role in balancing the global environment.

Seven Student Entrepreneurs Selected for Yale Entrepreneurial Institute Fellowships

March 24th, 2016

Four Yale SOM student ventures are among the startups chosen for 2016 fellowships at the Yale Entrepreneurial Institute this summer.

Grading Yahoo's Board

March 24th, 2016

Bill George of Harvard Business School, and Jeffrey Sonnenfeld of Yale School of Management, discuss the proxy fight launched at Yahoo by Starboard Value and how the current and proposed boards could do

How Have Individuals Shaped Globalization?

March 22nd, 2016

Globalization is in some ways a new idea. According to Merriam-Webster, the word “globalize” made its first appearance in print in 1944; “globalization” followed seven years later.

YPFS Conference Call for Papers 2016

March 21st, 2016

YPFS CALL FOR PAPERS Date: July 29, 2016  Venue: Yale School of Management The Yale Program on Financial Stability (YPFS) is holding its third annual confe

Jeff Sonnenfeld on "A Recipe for Trust"

March 21st, 2016

Every leader’s actions strengthen—or diminish—a company’s reservoir of trust.

Program on Social Enterprise Featured in We See Genius

March 21st, 2016

When Yale University founded its School of Management in the mid-1970s, they imagined a business school with a difference. Rather than funnel all of the school’s graduates into jobs on Wall Street and in consulting, the founders believed the school should educate leaders for both society and business.

What Is the Impact of Big Data?

March 18th, 2016

Big data has had a long buildup.

Can Innovation Save China?

March 18th, 2016

In the fall of 2015, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang visited the high-tech zone of Dalian and spoke about the importance of innovation and entrepreneurship for the country’s future.