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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

Above and Beyond

Q&A | November 12, 2013

Wolters Kluwer CEO Nancy McKinstry ’84 is building a legacy that goes far beyond ushering the global publishing company into the digital age.

Topics: Communications/Media, Healthcare, Leadership, Media and Technology, Operations, Organizations, Strategy, World Business | Read Article

The Right Fit

Spotlight | October 21, 2013

When Brian McBrearity ’01 (EMBA) moved to the base of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, the plan was to clear his head and determine his next steps. Instead, he fell in love with Africa.

Topics: Leadership, Social Enterprise, World Business | Read Article

Turnaround Strategist

Feature | October 14, 2013

In his seven years at Virgin, Shai Weiss ’97 has helped the global megabrand take on new ventures.

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Finance, Healthcare, Innovation, International Business and Finance, Leadership, Management, Marketing, Organizations, Strategy, World Business | Read Article

A Better Fit

Q&A | September 14, 2012

It’s time to pull the work-life debate into the 21st century, says Cali Williams Yost ’95.

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Leadership, Operations, Organizations, Social Enterprise, Strategy, World Business | Read Article

Dean Glenn Hubbard Congratulates Class of 2012

News | May 16, 2012

“Never forget what a noble calling business is and the power that lies within each of you to transform lives of other business leaders and entrepreneurs, along with communities and nations around the world,” Dean Hubbard told graduating students.

Topics: Social Enterprise, Entrepreneurship, World Business, Leadership | Read Article

Beauty Innovator

Spotlight | April 20, 2012

Glamoxy Snake Serum — an anti-aging cream that freezes facial muscles — is one of many breakthrough beauty products brought to market by Maria Hatzistefanis ’96.

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Leadership, World Business | Read Article

My Life at Liz Claiborne

Q&A | March 20, 2012

“It’s no coincidence that we were in our late 40s when we started the company,” says Jerome Chazen ’50, who has written a business memoir.

Topics: Marketing, Social Enterprise, Strategy, World Business, Leadership | Read Article

Calling All Alumni: Share Your Photos

News | February 22, 2012

The School is eager to receive your photos for an internal pride initiative highlighting the many accomplishments of the global Columbia Business School community.

Topics: Marketing, Social Enterprise, Entrepreneurship, Media and Technology, World Business, Leadership | Read Article

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