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Post-Parkland courage: Why CEOs aren't mything the moment

March 2, 2018

Yale SOM professory Jeffrey Sonnenfeld writes that many business leaders are now reconsidering the "myth" that their only responsibility is to the...

Writer Diana Henriques to discuss ‘Trust, Lies, and Bernie Madoff’

March 2, 2018

Diana B. Henriques, an author and former senior writer at The New York Times, will speak at Yale on Saturday, March 3, as a Poynter Fellow in Journalism.

SOM Insights: Jeffrey Sonnenfeld on CEOs taking a stand after Parkland

March 1, 2018

Should corporations be taking a stand on a hot-button political issue? SOM Prof. Jeffrey Sonnenfeld argues that businesses need to not just respond but to lead.

School of Management introduces new podcast: ‘Beyond the Bottom Line’

February 28, 2018

Produced by the Program on Entrepreneurship, the podcast will share stories about the people creating the next generation of great businesses and organizations.

Startup connects high school students with non-traditional career paths

February 27, 2018

BridgeYear, cofounded by Victoria Chen (SOM ’17), won the Thorne Prize for Innovation in Health or Education in 2017, a $25,000 prize awarded by Yale.

SOM Insights: Dr. Heidi Brooks on Olympic athletes and leadership

February 23, 2018

Inspired by the Winter Olympics, Yale SOM’s Heidi Brooks offers insights on what business leaders can learn from top athletes.

SOM Insights: The agony and ecstasy of the gig economy

February 21, 2018

Yale SOM’s Amy Wrzesniewski investigated the lives of independent workers and found that they experience dramatic emotional highs and lows.

Khushi Baby wins $250K Johnson & Johnson Prize with tech developed at Yale

February 19, 2018

The India-based company, which uses a device developed as part of an SEAS course, won Johnson & Johnson’s GenH Challenge for Maternal and Child Health.

What does entrepreneurship look like in an African context?: SOM Insights

February 13, 2018

Hakeem Belo-Osagie, a Nigerian entrepreneur and investor, talks with SOM’s Professor Mushfiq Mobarak about doing business in the developing world.

How C.E.O.s should spend their tax cuts

February 9, 2018

The tax cut has given companies an opportunity to invest in the future. The best investment chief executives can make with that money is in their people.