Columbia Entrepreneurs Start Something in Soho

The Columbia Startup Lab, the newest venture to support entrepreneurship at the School, opened its new workspace in Manhattan’s Silicon Alley on June 10. Up to 70 entrepreneurs from the Columbia community will enjoy the camaraderie and support that bring great ideas to life.

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Taking Flight

Drew Patterson ’06 has spent his fast-paced entrepreneurial career on the move as part of the founding team of Kayak and cofounder of the luxury travel flash sales site Jetsetter. He recently talked about what it takes to launch, grow, and lead successful startups.

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A Filter for Financial Fraud

A new technique uses the power of statistical analysis to uncover likely accounting and financial fraud. The tool could help the SEC — as well as auditors and investors — to quickly and inexpensively root out wrongdoing.

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Quantcast's Michael Blum on Following Your Instinct

Michael Blum, SVP of Business and Legal Affairs at Quantcast, on the importance of following your instinct.

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Wei Jiang Named Director of Chazen Institute

Wei Jiang, the Arthur F. Burns Professor of Free and Competitive Enterprise in the Finance and Economics Division, has been appointed Director of the School’s Jerome A. Chazen Institute of International Business.

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Business Analytics: Big Data in the Core Curriculum

In Fall 2013, Columbia Business School introduced the course Business Analytics to the core curriculum.

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Taking Flight

Serial entrepreneur Drew Patterson ’06, who served on the founding teams of Kayak, Jetsetter, and Checkmate, and now runs hotel search site Room 77, offers advice to aspiring entrepreneurs.

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What Makes an Idea Creative?

If you want your idea to be innovative, you need to hit the right mix of novelty and familiarity, a new study shows.

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Barbara Corcoran on the Traits of a Successful Entrepreneur

Entrepreneur, author, and Shark Tank investor Barbara Corcoran shares the traits needed to start a successful business.

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A Macroeconomics Vacation

When disappointing snow in Tahoe discouraged their plans for a ski trip, three alumni — self-described “econ junkies”— jumped at the opportunity to go back to school.

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Is Australia on the Wrong Track?

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has defended many of his government’s reforms by invoking the American model of cutbacks on spending.

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Savvy Risks, Sustainable Rewards

How—and why—to take smart chances on renewable energy.

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Final: 10/8/14

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Merit Fellowship Deadline: 1/7/15
Final: 4/15/15

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Final: 6/4/14

Final: 10/29/14

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