Operations

Research from Columbia Business School Reveals How to Shorten Emergency Room Wait Time

Press Release | August 30, 2016

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2016 Deming Cup to Be Awarded to David Cote and Indra Nooyi

School News | August 12, 2016

The W. Edwards Deming Center at Columbia Business School announced that the 2016 Deming Cup for Operational Excellence will be awarded to David M. Cote, chairman and CEO of Honeywell, and Indra K. Nooyi, chairman and CEO of PepsiCo.

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Why Phil Mickelson is the Unluckiest Golfer in History (Or at Least since 1983)

Media Mentions | July 21, 2016 | Golf Digest

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People Like Brick-And-Mortar Retailers, Just Not Bad Ones: Hudson's Bay CEO

Media Mentions | July 15, 2016 | CNBC

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Tell-Alls, Strategic Plans and Cautionary Tales

Media Mentions | July 05, 2016 | The New York Times

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Wealth Adviser Daily Briefing: Robo Adviser Betterment Stokes Concern over Brexit Trading Halt

Media Mentions | July 05, 2016 | The Wall Street Journal

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4 Realities Sellers Need to Align with and Engage Executives

Media Mentions | July 05, 2016 | Entrepreneur

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Impact Investing Takes Hold on Business School Campuses

Media Mentions | June 28, 2016 | Fortune

A pioneer among MBA programs offering impact investment courses, Columbia Business School also provides students practical experience through its Microlumbia and Impact Investing Initiative funds.

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Analytics Come to the Fore in Golf Because of Lasers

Media Mentions | June 24, 2016 | The Washington Post

The PGA Tour is revolutionizing the way players, coaches, and fans understand the sport by implementing the strokes-gained metric, a statistic pioneered by Professor Mark Broadie.

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Council Punts on Fingerprinting Rule for Uber, Lyft Drivers

Media Mentions | June 21, 2016 | Crain's Chicago Business

Professor Evan Rawley says many ride-sharing drivers work part-time and any barrier to employment that reduces their utility enough, such as Chicago’s proposed fingerprint requirement, may cause workers to opt-out.

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