The MBAs to Watch in the Class of 2016

Media Mentions | June 22, 2016 | Poets and Quants

Lauren Amery ’16 and Alex Sun ’16 are cited as MBAs to watch from the Class of 2016.

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The Best & Brightest EMBAs of the Class of 2016

Media Mentions | June 13, 2016 | Poets and Quants

Andrew Asnes ’16, Adam Harpool ’16, and Shannon Talbert ’16 are featured on Poets and Quants’ list of the top 50 executive MBA graduates from the Class of 2016.

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Fund Managers Need to Embrace Diversity to Encourage Female Investors

Media Mentions | June 10, 2016 | The Financial Times

Senior Vice Dean Katherine Phillips encourages diversity in work groups, saying it creates conflict of opinion and perspective that ultimately produces better outcomes than those of a homogenous group.

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Family Businesses Need Youth on Their Side

Media Mentions | June 09, 2016 | The Financial Times

Marroquinera, a luxury leather manufacturer and fashion retailer in Colombia, headed by Mario Hernández Pérez ‘02 who has led the company’s retail expansion, is cited as a family business whereby older relatives provided younger family members the freedom to put innovative ideas into action.

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Is ‘Tronc’ the Worst Corporate Brand Name Name Ever?

Media Mentions | June 06, 2016 | Deadline

Matt Quint, director of the Center on Global Brand Leadership, calls Los Angeles Times parent Tribune Publishing’s decision to rebrand itself Tronc, short for “Tribune online content” laughable, but not a marketing disaster. 

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More Women Are Serving on Boards, but the Number of Female Executives Is Stagnant, Report Finds

School News | May 31, 2016

The “2015 New York Census — The State of Women Business Leaders in New York State” analyzed data from fiscal year 2014 from the top 100 public companies headquartered in New York State.

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‘Real Talk’ at the NYC Bar Diversity Conference

Media Mentions | May 25, 2016 | Bloomberg Law

Speaking at the New York City Bar Association’s Diversity and Inclusion conference, Professor Katherine Phillips stated that diversity is hard work and not about everybody holding hands and singing Kumbaya.

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Women in Business Q&A: Erika Irish Brown, Bloomberg L.P., Global Head of Diversity & Inclusion

Media Mentions | May 24, 2016 | The Huffington Post

Erika Irish Brown ’98, Global Head of Diversity and Inclusion, Bloomberg L.P. is featured in Q&A about her career.

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Should Business Schools Fear McKinsey’s Leadership Factory?

Media Mentions | May 22, 2016 | The Financial Times

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15 Top Takeaways from the Centennial Symposium

School News | May 18, 2016

A look at the biggest ideas from Columbia Business School’s 100th-anniversary event.

Topics: Capital Markets and Investments, Centennial, Entrepreneurship, Healthcare, Leadership, Media and Technology, Organizations, Social Enterprise, Strategy, World Business | Read Article