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Tiger Woman on Wall Street

China Hands | Posted 04.23.2014 | Business
China Hands

From making her first million before age thirty, to heading an equity research firm, and now a regular contributor at Forbes with appearances on CNBC and Bloomberg, Li is making waves.

The One Thing To Remember At Your Office Holiday Party

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.12.2013 | Business

'Tis the season for office holiday parties. But when busting out the eggnog, beware of one thing: Office parties can actually alienate minority cowork...

An Early Greek Spring

Katerina Sokou | Posted 07.14.2013 | World
Katerina Sokou

Crises have a way of doing this to people: They ground them and strengthen their resolve, while they also make them see the flowers between the cracks and draw inspiration from them. And this is all the Greeks can count on, for now.

How to Network

Allyson Downey | Posted 06.10.2013 | Business
Allyson Downey

Over the past ten years, I've built a career on relationships, and I've come to embrace that maximizing your connections isn't nepotism -- it's efficiency.

Britain 1931: An Austerity Episode in Deflationary Times

Robert Teitelman | Posted 09.18.2012 | Business
Robert Teitelman

This is a version of a rational-expectations hypothesis that has been pummeled of late more than a piñata. But OK, it's a political document in the midst of a presidential campaign.

Medication for Middle-Class Mortgage Mania

Adam Levin | Posted 11.02.2011 | Business
Adam Levin

These are extraordinary times and extraordinary times require public and private sector utilization of extraordinary measures to solve societal issues like the housing crisis. This issue cannot be properly addressed piecemeal.

Philanthropy Becoming Hot Course At Business Schools

www.businessweek.com | Alison Damast | Posted 10.22.2011 | Impact

When Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen first started teaching a philanthropy course at the Stanford Graduate School of Business in 2000, she quickly discover...

Sadly, There's No MBA for Imagination

Sarah O'Leary | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Sarah O'Leary

There are some indisputable facts in our glorious world. Men can't give birth. You can't cheat death. And you can't educate your way to creativity.

A Marshall Plan for the Middle East?

Glenn Hubbard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Glenn Hubbard

All prosperous countries of the world got that way not through government infrastructure, food aid, or NGO projects, but through the growth of a domestic business sector.

5 Fantasy Jobs (and How You Can Get Your Own)

Zondra Hughes | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Zondra Hughes

With 2011 right around the corner, chances are that you'd like to try something new. Here are a few folks with fantasy careers that I've happened upon. Perhaps one may inspire you.

Henry Kravis Gives $100 Million To Columbia Business School

WSJ | Shelly Banjo | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Famed investor Henry Kravis has pledged $100 million to Columbia University's Business School, the largest gift in the school's history. The donati...

Education 2.0: How Can We Encourage Entrepreneurship?

Rachel Sterne | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Rachel Sterne

I'm excited to introduce Social Media and Entrepreneurship, a new course for Columbia MBA candidates in Spring 2011.

Columbia B-School Students Chastised For Being Unhygienic, Impolite

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

You'd think by grad school most people would have mastered the fundamentals of basic hygiene. Apparently not. An e-mail sent out to first year stude...

Columbia Students Sing For Their MRS Degree

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

If you like it, put an MRS degree on it? That's one takeaway from this video by CBS Follies, a comedy and dance group at Columbia Business School. T...

Only in America: Ambassador Sichan Siv - From the Killing Fields to the White House

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jim Luce

I first met Ambassador Sichan Siv in 2004. He spoke on surviving Pol Pot's Killing Fields in Cambodia - and coming to America. He ended up working in the White House and then the United Nations.

Among Other Obstacles on the Road To Recovery: A New Consumer Behavior

Prune Perromat | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Prune Perromat

The future of the American economy will depend to a great extent on consumers' attitudes, which have changed deeply and perhaps permanently in this recession.

Joseph Stiglitz Webcasts Community Forum On Economy (WATCH LIVE)

Huffington Post/Columbia Business School | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Columbia Business School will host a Community Forum on the Economy with Nobel Prize Winner and Columbia Professor Joseph Stiglitz this afternoon a...