Strategy

Private Equity's Philosopher

Feature  | April 08, 2015

Robert F. Smith ’94, founder and CEO of Vista Equity Partners, finds value in the people and places that are most often ignored.

Topics: Corporate Finance, Finance, Organizations, Strategy | Read Article

Engineering Smarter Schools

Spotlight  | March 10, 2015

Topics: Data Analysis, Innovation, Media and Technology, Organizations, Public Policy, Strategy | Read Article

How Do You Make a Memorable First Impression?

Your Careers  | February 16, 2015

It takes less than 30 seconds for someone to form a first impression. Here's how to make it great.

Topics: Leadership, Strategy | Read Article

Mission Control

Your Careers  | January 23, 2015

Alexander Tuff ’03 reveals six mistakes you might be making with your mission, vision, and values statements — and how to avoid them.

Topics: Leadership, Management, Operations, Organizations, Strategy | Read Article

Kullman and Wertheimer Win 2014 Deming Cup

News  | October 30, 2014

On October 28, 2014, the Deming Cup for Operational Excellence was awarded to Ellen J. Kullman, chairman and CEO of DuPont, and Stefan Wertheimer, founder of ISCAR, at a gala reception in Low Rotunda.

Topics: Leadership, Operations, Strategy | Read Article

5 Key Concepts For Every Chief Operating Officer

Your Careers  | October 03, 2014

Alexander Tuff '03 discusses five key concepts every Chief Operating Officer should know.

Topics: Leadership, Management, Operations, Organizations, Strategy | Read Article

Better Jerky

Spotlight  | April 24, 2014

As part of our Launch series, Jon Sebastiani ’12 talks about how his startup, Krave Pure Foods, is transforming jerky into a healthy, popular snack.

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Leadership, Marketing, Strategy | Read Article

Risk and Reward

Feature  | April 22, 2014

We spoke with four alumni CEOs of high-performing companies about their approach to risk. Get inspired to step outside your comfort zone.

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Leadership, Management, Media and Technology, Strategy | Read Article

8 Alumni Who Are Changing the World

Feature  | December 18, 2013

These graduates are aiming high — and delivering — on missions like convincing the worlds wealthiest people to donate half of their fortunes to philanthropic causes.

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Finance, Innovation, International Business and Finance, Leadership, Management, Organizations, Public Policy, Social Enterprise, Strategy, World Business | Read Article

The Big Leagues

Feature  | November 26, 2013

Alumni executives in the industry are pursuing bold agendas that will have lasting impact.

Topics: Leadership, Strategy, World Business | Read Article

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