Yale School of Management

A Maximum Impact on People's Lives

May 1, 2015

The April 30 edition of Yale Entrepreneur, an online forum covering Yale’s entrepreneurial community, features an interview with Jennifer McFadden, the associate director of entrepreneurship at Yale SOM and a 2008 graduate of the school.

McFadden discusses her career as a media innovator—she co-founded the online education platform Skillcrush—and the defining traits of a Yale entrepreneur.

McFadden says:

Across Yale, many founders are focusing on launching ventures that will not just have a potential positive impact on their personal finances, but will also have the maximum impact on people’s lives. I think that that is really special and is one thing that makes us unique.

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About the author

Amy L. Kundrat

Associate Director for New Media