Media Mentions

How A Business School Student Used His Personal Network To Build A Startup Valued At $100 Million

Media Mentions | October 29, 2015 | Forbes

Brian Pallas ’14, discusses how an idea during business school turned into his start-up, Opportunity Network, an organization that provides high net-worth members access to reputable and trustworthy partners worldwide.

Topics: Entrepreneurship | Read Article

Fed Seen as Unlikely to Raise Rates, as Pressures Mount from Both Sides

Media Mentions | October 28, 2015 | The New York Times

Professor Frederic Mishkin says theoretically there is a clear case for the Fed to wait to raise rates until tangible signs of inflationary pressure emerge, however, they might need to do so before then, at least once, just to demonstrate to investors it is willing and able to do so.

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Capital Markets and Investments | Read Article

Earnings Misstatements Come in Bunches, Study Says

Media Mentions | October 23, 2015 | The New York Times

Professor Shivaram Rajgopal’s research finds that after one company misstates its earnings, a higher percentage of firms in the same industry often followed suit, manipulating their own numbers.

Topics: Accounting, Business Economics and Public Policy, Corporate Finance | Read Article

California Shows How Paid-Leave Law Affects Businesses: Not Much

Media Mentions | October 22, 2015 | Bloomberg News

An analysis by Professor Ann Bartel for the US Labor Department examining studies on California’s Paid Family Leave Act found the law did not cause major problems for employers.

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy | Read Article

Working in Silicon Valley: The Billion-Dollar B-School Startups Lighting up SanFran

Media Mentions | October 18, 2015 | Business Because

Despite the strong venture capital flow into start-ups based in California’s Bay Area, no start-up is immune from going bust anywhere says Vince Ponzo, director, Eugene Lang Entrepreneurship Center.  

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Whom Would You Bring to a Meeting?

Media Mentions | October 18, 2015 | The Financial Times

Bo Zhang ’17 says given the chance to bring anyone in the world to a meeting, he would invite Sir David Tang, KBE, and the founder of China Exchange forum in London because of his acute insights into the west and the Far East and extensive network across Asia and Europe.

Topics: Leadership, World Business | Read Article

How to Go over Someone's Head at Work

Media Mentions | October 16, 2015 | Forbes

Ellis Chase, career coach in the Career Management Center, says you first have to evaluate the corporate culture in your office before deciding to go over someone’s head.

Topics: Organizations, Strategy | Read Article

New Ad Hopes to Get Consumers Excited about PC's Again

Media Mentions | October 16, 2015 | Marketplace Radio

Professor Oliver Toubia says competitors’ advertising together is surprising and unexpected, yet is a unique approach that gets consumers attention.  

Topics: Marketing, Media and Technology | Read Article

How Women Should Ask for a Raise

Media Mentions | October 15, 2015 | Forbes

Ellis Chase, career coach in the Career Management Center, says that no one should assume that a raise will come to them.

Topics: Leadership, Strategy | Read Article

Why You Might Want to Hold Your next Business Meeting on a Boat

Media Mentions | October 15, 2015 | Entrepreneur

Sailo, an online peer-to-peer boat rental marketplace, co-founded by Adrian Gradinaru ‘14 and Delphine Braas ’14 is highlighted.  

Topics: Entrepreneurship | Read Article