Spring 2014 MBA Course

B8647-001: Just Capitalism & Cause Driven Marketing

Half-Block Week: Jan 23-24; Jan 27 - 09:00AM to 05:30PM

Location: URI 141

Instructor: Deepak Chopra; Sharad Devarajan


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During this three-day workshop, internationally acclaimed author and innovator, Dr. Deepak Chopra teams up with, media entrepreneur and Adjunct Professor, Sharad Devarajan, to lead the class in exploring new social paradigms for how entrepreneurs, businesses and marketers can interact with their customers and communities. Dr. Chopra will share strategies for how businesses can promote creativity, innovation and social well being into the DNA of their organizations and marketing efforts. Students will engage in active workshops, partnering in teams to develop disruptive, world-changing, ideas that can not only become self-sustaining and profitable, but also socially conscious and transformative. Various speakers will be brought into the class to explore areas of cause driven marketing, story driven marketing and social entrepreneurship.

*The January 23rd session of class will begin at 9:00am and end at 1:30pm*


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Deepak Chopra

Adjunct ProfessorAs a global leader and pioneer in the field of mind-body medicine, Deepak Chopra transforms the way the world views physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, and social wellness. Known as a prolific author of over seventy books with twenty-one New York Times best sellers in both the fiction and non-fiction categories, his works have been published in more than eighty-five languages. Co-author with Rudolph E. Tanzi...

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Sharad Devarajan

Adjunct Associate Professor

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