Entrepreneurship

Converging on Startup Success

Ideas at Work: Off The Shelf
October 7, 2014
In conversation, Damon Phillips and Evan Rawley discuss why entrepreneurship resists easy study and how their research is tackling some of the biggest questions in the field.
Read article

To Reap Innovation’s Rewards, Team Up

Ideas at Work: Feature
July 23, 2014
Why does new technology spread so slowly in many industries?
Read article

Poised for Impact

Columbia Business: Feature
Simone Gubar |  October 3, 2011

Scientist and TED Fellow Nina Tandon ’12 (EMBA) plans to translate scientific breakthroughs in the lab into world-changing clinical remedies — and nurture the innovation economy along the way.

Read article

A Fix for Fashion

Columbia Business: Spotlight
August 31, 2011

With TheRunthrough.com, a shopping site for accessories editors, Mandy Tang ’10 is solving a problem that has challenged the fashion industry for decades.

Read article

There’s an (Alumni) App for That

Columbia Business: Feature
Amanda Chalifoux and Simone Gubar |  September 22, 2011

Mobile apps spearheaded by Columbia Business School alumni are bringing a new level of customer interaction to business and connecting people with information — and one another — at lightning speed.

Read article

Model Teachers

Columbia Business: Feature
Amanda Chalifoux |  November 21, 2011

Alumni executives who serve as adjunct professors offer students a practitioner’s expertise — and the inspiration of an instructor who has walked in their shoes.

Read article

Outrageously Successful

Columbia Business: Feature
April 25, 2012

Businesses first pitched as part of Columbia’s A. Lorne Weil Outrageous Business Plan Competition are proving that visionary thinking is a key to entrepreneurial success.

Read article

At the Intersection of Art and Commerce

Columbia Business: Q&A
January 5, 2011

Affordable high-end technology has made documentary films cheaper to make, yet compelling nonfiction movies are still few and far between, says producer Mitchell Block ’74, whose film Poster Girl made the shortlist for this year’s Academy Awards nominations.

Read article

International Development Looks Forward

Columbia Business: Q&A
July 7, 2010
Maura O’Neill ’05 (EMBA) is working to make USAID among the most effective foreign aid agencies in the world.
Read article

Launch, Pivot, Grow

Columbia Business: Spotlight
Simone Silverbush |  October 17, 2012
Learning to be her own CTO was par for the course for Soo-jin Kim ’10 (EMBA), whose newly launched e-commerce site helps corporations book venues.
Read article

Pages