MENU

You are here

Organizations

A New Look at Culture and Its Influence on Individuals and Organizations

Press Release | February 24, 2015

New research from Columbia Business School professor introduces “Polyculturalism” 

Topics: Organizations, World Business | Read Article

African Safari the Ultimate Field Trip for Columbia MBA

Media Mentions | January 30, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

Linda Chew ’15 talks about her experience as part of a student–led, Chazen International Study Tour to South Africa.

Topics: Organizations, World Business | Read Article

What Himalayan Mountain Climbers Can Teach Us about Office Hierarchy

Media Mentions | January 27, 2015 | Fast Company

Research by Professor Adam Galinsky shows the impact that hierarchy can have in high–stakes situations.

Topics: Leadership, Organizations, Strategy | Read Article

How to Apply for an MBA

Media Mentions | January 25, 2015 | Financial Times

Associate Dean Michael Malone sheds light on the Columbia MBA application process, emphasizing the importance of candidates to know why an MBA is a good fit for their short– and long–term goals.

Topics: Organizations | Read Article

How to Pay for an MBA

Media Mentions | January 25, 2015 | Financial Times

The article highlights financial aid offerings available to Columbia MBAs, including a dedicated scholarship for candidates from a military background.

Topics: Organizations | Read Article

Why Russians and Malaysians Are More Likely to Conquer Mount Everest or Will Die Trying

Media Mentions | January 23, 2015 | International Business Times

Research co-authored by Professor Adam Galinsky and PhD candidate Eric M. Anicich ’15 found performance in high–stakes areas correlates to the countries that have a culture of strong hierarchical social order.

Topics: Leadership, Organizations, Strategy | Read Article

Workplace Bias Could Be Alienating Valuable STEM Talent

School News | January 22, 2015

At a time when organizations urgently need workers with backgrounds in science, technology, engineering, and math, new research suggests that women, and especially women of color, might be leaving STEM fields thanks to pervasive gender and racial bias.

Topics: Leadership, Media and Technology, Organizations | Read Article

New Research Reveals the Power of Hierarchy in High-Pressure Situations

Press Release | January 20, 2015

First-of-its-kind analysis of more than 5,000 mountain-climbing expeditions to show how hierarchical cultural values can predict success and fatality rates

Topics: Leadership, Organizations, Strategy | Read Article

Why a Boss's Power Can Undermine the Company's Success

Media Mentions | January 20, 2015 | The Huffington Post

The article features Professor Adam Galinsky’s research on balancing power with perspective, noting the influence leaders have on a company.

Topics: Leadership, Organizations | Read Article

Researchers Find Mountain Climbers from Hierarchical Societies Have More Success and More Deaths

Media Mentions | January 20, 2015 | Phys.org

Research by Professor Adam Galinsky examines 5,000 mountain–climbing expeditions to show how hierarchical cultures not only have more success, but also more failure in high–pressure situations.

Topics: Leadership, Organizations, Strategy | Read Article