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(Hello Guru) Does a bureaucratic organization hamper individual creativity?

Social Enterprise News | March 04, 2014

Without an organization, a dream will end as a dream. A Chat with the Organizational Management Guru, Professor Raymond Fisman, Columbia Business School.

Topics: Social Enterprise, Leadership, Operations, Organizations | Read Article

Bridging the Gap Between Nonprofits and Traditional Businesses

Social Enterprise News | June 25, 2010

With recent talks in Albany on benefit corporations, the SEP and Grameen Creative Lab are organizing a Social Business Lab.

Topics: Social Enterprise, Business Economics and Public Policy, Entrepreneurship, Organizations | Read Article

Call for Nonprofit Organizations to Apply for Positive Impact Project

Social Enterprise News | July 14, 2009

The Columbia Senior Executive Program (CSEP), the flagship program of Columbia Business School Executive Education, is seeking nonprofit organizations interested in participating in the Positive Impact Project: an in-depth case study that provides a nonprofit organization with expert advice from leading business executives.

Topics: Social Enterprise, Organizations | Read Article

"King of Thrills": Paul Binder MBA '67, founder of Big Apple Circus

Social Enterprise News | April 08, 2009

When it comes to putting on a circus, Paul Binder MBA '67 runs a ring around the competition.

Topics: Social Enterprise, Organizations | Read Article

Executive Education Expands Reach With New Social Enterprise Programming

Social Enterprise News | January 20, 2009

Raymond D. Horton, the Frank R. Lautenberg Professor of Ethics and Corporate Governance at Columbia Business School, is appointed the faculty director of Social Enterprise programs within the Executive Education division.

Topics: Social Enterprise, Leadership, Organizations, Strategy | Read Article

Social Enterprise Summer Internship Experiences

Social Enterprise News | September 11, 2008

MBA students report on their social enterprise summer internships

Topics: Social Enterprise, Business Economics and Public Policy, Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Marketing, Healthcare, Operations, Organizations, Strategy, World Business | Read Article

Social entrepreneurs gather at Columbia Business School

Social Enterprise News | February 14, 2007

As America embarks on resolving today's most pressing social and environmental problems, Columbia Business School has been ahead of the game by joining a social community that brings together field experts and student entrepreneurs across social realms for opportunities to showcase concepts, network, and compete for cash prizes.

Topics: Social Enterprise, Entrepreneurship, Organizations | Read Article

Spring Newsletter - European Study Tour on Corporate Social Responsibility

Social Enterprise News | March 21, 2005

Students traveled to Paris and Brussels over spring break to learn about corporate social responsibility and governance and trends in socially responsible investing.

Topics: Social Enterprise, Organizations, World Business | Read Article

Whole Foods Founder, John Mackey Offers New Business Paradigm

Social Enterprise News | February 17, 2004

By Gautam Nivarthy '04

Topics: Social Enterprise, Leadership, Organizations | Read Article

MIDI organizes panel on Partnerships in International Development

Social Enterprise News | October 30, 2003

By Diana Yousef '03 and Carol Yang '05.

Topics: Social Enterprise, Organizations, World Business | Read Article

 

2014 Social Enterprise Conference

Millennials Rising: What's Next for Sustainability?

When: October 31, 2014,
8:30 am-6:00pm

Location:
The Marriott Marquis
1535 Broadway, New York, NY 10036
Between 45th and 46th Streets
New York, NY 10036

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The annual Social Enterprise Conference at Columbia Business School brings together thought leaders from across private, nonprofit, public, and academic sectors to share best practices, debate critical issues, and collaborate on innovative concepts to inspire change. Through interactive sessions, keynote speakers, workshops, a pitch competition, and networking opportunities, the conference presents guests with the opportunity to partake in the most important business and societal conversation of this new era. For updates on speakers and sessions, please visit the conference website.

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