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From the Senior Associate Dean for Executive MBA and Global Programs: Introducing the Extended Classroom

February 15, 2017

One of the questions I am most frequently asked—and I know the same is true for my fellow deans at other top business schools—is how we are responding to the disruptive force of technology. My answer has two parts: (1) technology offers top business schools tremendous opportunities; and (2)...

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From the Senior Associate Dean for Executive MBA and Global Programs: Making Global Connections

April 8, 2015

On April 21, Fareed Zakaria, the host of CNN’s acclaimed GPS show and Washington Post global affairs columnist, will give a talk to Yale SOM students and faculty. A Yale College graduate, Fareed recently published In Defense of a Liberal Education, a book that is already on my summer reading...

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An Amazing 24 Hours at Yale SOM

April 24, 2013

Yale’s extraordinary power to convene, to bring amazing people together, is a staple of our amazing university and Yale School of Management. But even by Yale SOM standards, the past 24 hours have been remarkable. Yesterday afternoon my colleague Jeff Sonnenfeld brought together in a single class session HP CEO Meg Whitman, McKinsey Global Managing Director Dominic Barton and Rajendra Pachauri, chair of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and winner of the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize.

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