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Indra Nooyi is Purpose and Power Personified

Ethics and Leadership News | May 11, 2022

Indra Nooyi, former CEO and chairman of PepsiCo, opened up about her leadership journey and her hopes for an ethical and fair future.

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A Look Back on Leadership and Ethics Week

Ethics and Leadership News | April 19, 2022

The Student Leadership and Ethics Board presented Leadership and Ethics Week 2022, which focused on leading in the new normal and the evolution of business ethics.

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Do You Have a “Jerk” at Work?

Ethics and Leadership News | February 17, 2022

Tessa West, author and NYU professor of psychology, provides advice on dealing with—and ultimately breaking free from—your most toxic coworkers.

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Going Beyond the Win-Win

Ethics and Leadership News | October 14, 2021

The 2021 Klion Forum examined humanistic leadership through the lens of today’s societal challenges. 

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The Bernstein Center Awards 2021-2022 Research Grants

Ethics and Leadership News | October 5, 2021

The Bernstein Center is proud to support nine doctoral students and faculty members across academic divisions in their innovative and relevant research work.

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Nestlé's Top Executives Share Leadership Advice and the Secret to a Successful Organization Culture

Ethics and Leadership News | March 3, 2021

The leaders of the multinational corporation dug deep into the importance of the CEO-General Counsel relationship as it relates to organizational culture and shared career advice, including where to start when you’re fresh out of graduate school.

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The Bernstein Center Awards 2020-2021 Research Grants

Ethics and Leadership News | January 26, 2021

The research grants will support doctoral students in their pursuit of discovery around leadership, ethical conflicts, and the future of work across industries.

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Bernstein Research Zoomposium 2020 Video Vault

Ethics and Leadership News | November 12, 2020

The Bernstein Center showcases groundbreaking research at its 2020 Research Zoomposium. 

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The Bernstein Center and the Military in Business Association Forms Affiliation to Strengthen Programming Concerning Military-Civilian Divide

Ethics and Leadership News | May 16, 2018

The Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. Center for Leadership and Ethics and the Military in Business Association (MiBA) seek to bridge the military-civilian divide in the greater Columbia community.  

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Columbia Business School: Mandated Corporate Good Behavior Hurts Bottom Line & Reduces Efforts to “Do Good”

Accounting Press Release | May 1, 2018

NEW YORK—When government forces the business sector to “do good,” it hurts the bottom line and actually reduces voluntary efforts to be good corporate neighbors. Those are the findings of research unveiled today by Columbia Business School, which examines the viability of mandatory Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) as a business practice, finding that enforced activity –efforts by governments to make CSR spending mandatory by law– is a value-decreasing proposition for shareholders, and a disincentive for corporate good behavior.

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