Operations

A Better Big Apple

Columbia Business: Feature
June 13, 2012
Through a new Master Class — a unique partnership between the School, city agencies, and the private sector — students are working to improve one of the most complex entities in the world: New York City.
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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.

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A Better Fit

Columbia Business: Q&A
Simone Silverbush |  September 14, 2012
It’s time to pull the work-life debate into the 21st century, says Cali Williams Yost ’95.
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10 Ways to Create a Culture of Open Communication

Columbia Business: Your Careers
Alexander Tuff ’03 |  June 19, 2015

Creating a culture of open communication can be one of the best ways to inspire excellent performance, improve employee morale, and foster a warmer corporate culture, says Alexander Tuff ’03.

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The New CFO

Columbia Business: Feature
Benjamin Reeves |  April 13, 2015

CFOs do radically different jobs today than they did just 10 years ago.

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The Business Case for Going Green

Columbia Business: Feature
Jen Kitses |  April 8, 2015

Companies find that doing good for the environment is also good for the bottom line.

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Can't Meet Anyone Online? It's not all your Fault.

Ideas at Work: Feature
February 25, 2015

Seeking a match online? Whether its a new job or a date, fewer choices may lead to better matches.

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Mission Control

Columbia Business: Your Careers
Alexander Tuff ’03 |  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.

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Do Longer Hospital Stays Lead to Better Outcomes?

Ideas at Work: Feature
November 11, 2014
Extending hospital stays by just one day could save lives — and taxpayers’ money.
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Kullman and Wertheimer Win 2014 Deming Cup

Columbia Business: 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.

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