As a business professor, students often ask me where they should take their careers in order to have the most impact. They are expecting a straightforward answer: that they should work in finance in a large resource-extraction company, say, or in the advocacy department of a multinational non-profit organization. Show More Summary
The snowflakes just keep getting more Special. They're also dropping out of Oberlin College, which might be the only savvy decision they've ever made since applying to Oberlin College. Oberlin College's activist community is ready to call it quits. Progressive...
Two proposals to overhaul appraisal rights for investors appear destined to become law, but the changes could benefit companies instead.
There is something to the idea of modified humans versus, uh, Humans Classic. There was the professor a few years ago who had a Google Glass-looking pair of specs physically attached to his head that some folks in a Paris McDonald's tried to rip out. Show More Summary
I REMEMBER WHEN LOYALTY OATHS WERE CONSIDERED BAD: Diversity As A Tenure Requirement: Pomona changes criteria for evaluating teaching to include whether professors are “attentive to diversity in the student body.”
Steve Blank, professor and creator of the "lean startup" movement, explains how the role of venture capital has shifted over time, and why it doesn't bode well for startup founders.
The significantly revised new edition of The Law of Democracy, which now includes Professor Nate Persily as our new co-author, is available from us in page proofs and will be published over the summer. The new edition will also feature … Continue reading ?
Read on to see a law professor's thoughts on this guide to ridding yourself of anxiety to become a better lawyer.
NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly two dozen engineering and physics professors weighed in Tuesday with a federal appeals court being asked to review New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s four-game suspension for “Deflategate.” Papers filed with the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said these experts believe the 2nd Circuit’s ruling upholding the suspension lacks […]
Carlo Ratti’s The City of Tomorrow examines how tech will shift and reshape the urban landscape On the long list of seemingly futuristic concepts that seem to be rapidly coming to fruition, the idea of a smart, tech-enabled city is one that seemingly can’t arrive soon enough. Show More Summary
I knew a man who made a living with complicated mathematical models that he would provide for large companies. He was a professor at the Stanford Business School, but kept his consulting business on the side. "One thing you want... The post Business Consulting Suggestion: Make The Small Modules Work First appeared first on Planning, Startups, Stories.
The world has changed dramatically and the Group of Seven (G7) does not meet its needs, Professor Jean-Pierre Lehmann writes, labeling the bloc as an "anomaly" and "an obstacle to dynamic and equitable global governance in the 21st century."
Content companies have opposed the FCC's proposed set-top box rule on the grounds that it would allow copyright infringement because people who'd paid for cable would be watching it without additional payments from the set-top box providers. Show More Summary
Drinking during early to mid-adolescence can lead to vulnerability to chronic stress, according to new research from Binghamton University, State University of New York. A research team led by Linda Spear, distinguished professor of psychology at Binghamton University, gave alcohol to rats every other day, starting from early to mid-adolescence. Show More Summary
Also: Syria blames other countries for yesterday's deadly bombings; Chinese dancers set a mass dance record; and Angelina Jolie will be a visiting professor at a British university.
In a stunning analysis of the religious demographics in England and Wales (but not Scotland and Northern Ireland), Professor Stephen Bullivant of St Mary's Catholic University in Twickenham found that the percentage of non-religiousShow More Summary
Angelina Jolie is now a wife to Brad Pitt, mother of six, actress, director, producer, humanitarian and professor. Jolie just added the last title to her growing list of responsibilities by taking on a role as visiting professor at the London School of Economics, reported ET. Show More Summary
She's an actress, director, activist, and soon Angelina Jolie will have another role to add to that list — professor.
The multi-talented actress, activist, mother Angelina Jolie has another reason to cancel dinner plans with Brad Pitt, as she has just been hired by the London School of Economics and Political Science to be one of their visiting professors. Read more...
The latest demonstration of Poles' enthusiasm for NATO is the introduction of classes in school about the alliance; Professor Anna Razny told Sputnik Poland that Polish people are so keen to be "Americanized," that they are willing to overlook the alliance's catastrophic interventions in the Middle East and elsewhere.