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Power Isn't Enough: Study Reveals the Missing Link for Effective Leadership

Press Release | September 17, 2014

New research from Columbia Business School shows that powerful leaders fail to listen properly and take others’ accounts into perspective, jeopardizing the impact they could have

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How To Keep Innovators Happy? Use The 'Dandelion Principle'

Media Mentions | August 25, 2014 | Forbes

Professor Ava Seave discusses how organizations can use the Dandelion Principle to redesign the workplace for the innovation-based economy and better harness the potential of workers with differentiating skills and talents.

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Battle of the B-School Ice Buckets

Media Mentions | August 21, 2014 | Poets & Quants

More than 400 members of Columbia Business School’s Centennial Class of 2016 joined together to participate in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

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Do Hedge Funds Create Sustainable Company Growth?

Media Mentions | August 18, 2014 | IEDP

Professor Wei Jiang’s research shows neither the company nor its long-term shareholders are adversely affected by hedge fund activism.

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Glenn Hubbard: B-Schools Must Unravel Lessons from Crisis at the VA

Media Mentions | August 18, 2014 | Fortune

With the recent management crises at the US Department of Veterans Affairs and General Motors, Dean Glenn Hubbard argues that integrated management thinking is an essential part of the toolkit for today’s business leaders.

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Columbia Business School Hosts Spotlight On: Women Event

Media Mentions | August 18, 2014 | Clear Admit

The article features the School’s annual event, Spotlight On: Women, which provides prospective female MBA applicants the opportunity to network and gather information about the admissions process and student life at Columbia Business School.

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We Should Invest in Police Training and Accountability

Media Mentions | August 15, 2014 | The New York Times

Donnel Baird ’13 argues that instead of a highly-militarized response to peaceful demonstrations, the federal government should invest in police training and dashboard cameras for police cars to assist officers in reacting appropriately to incidents.

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Admission Director Q&A: Amanda Carlson of Columbia Business School

Media Mentions | August 12, 2014 | Clear Admit

Amanda Carlson, assistant dean of Admissions, talks about what makes Columbia Business School unique and how to stand out during the application process.

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I Spent $18,000 on Airfare and Flew 120,000 Miles for My MBA

Media Mentions | August 11, 2014 | Bloomberg Businessweek

Matthew Blake ’14 shares his inspirational story and experience as part of Columbia’s Executive MBA program.

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Why Elite B-School Professors Become Policy Wonks

Media Mentions | August 06, 2014 | Bloomberg Businessweek

Professor Shang–Jin Wei joins the ranks of high–profile business school professors who left academia for an economic policy job to promote his ideas in the public sphere as chief economist at the Asian Development Bank.

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