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Airlines Gird for Thanksgiving Travel Test After Rocky Year

Quotes Visiting Professor Samuel Engel in an article about how Thanksgiving holiday travel will test airlines.

Nov 19, 2021

Wearable Tech Confirms Wear-And-Tear of Work Commute

A feature story about new research from Pino Audia and coauthors examining the impact of commuting on workplace performance.

Nov 19, 2021

Go Ahead, Make Your COVID Booster Appointment Now

Features Lindsey Leininger in an article about COVID-19 vaccine boosters and making sense of CDC guidance.

Nov 19, 2021

Older Athlete Community Inspires Olympian Susan Dunklee in Her Final Biathlon Season

A feature story about Olympian Susan Dunklee D’08 highlights Tuck Executive Education’s Next Step: Transition to Business program for elite athletes and military veterans. Dunklee attended the program in 2019.

Nov 17, 2021

CFP Board Event Urges Wealth Managers to Share Demographics

Quotes Ella Bell Smith in an article about increasing calls on wealth managers to release the demographics of their advisors.

Nov 17, 2021

5 Myths about Applying for a Dartmouth Tuck MBA

An article authored by Amy Mitson, co-executive director of admissions and financial aid, debunking common myths about applying to Tuck.

Nov 16, 2021

Want to Win Over Robinhood Users? Pin Down Value Adds that Work

Features Punam Anand Keller in an article about what traditional broker-dealers can learn from the success of Robinhood.

Nov 16, 2021

Employability, Job Security, and Hefty Paychecks. Does an MBA Still Guarantee That?

An article exploring the value of an MBA degree highlights Tuck among the top business schools at placing graduates into high-paying roles upon graduation.

Nov 16, 2021

Company Goals Other Than Profit Are Hard to Measure – Enter Certified B Corp Status

Features Curt Welling in an article about Certified B Corporations, and the impact being certified has on a company.

Nov 15, 2021

Inflation Emerges as Defining Economic Challenge of Biden Presidency, with No Obvious Solution at Hand

Quotes Dean Matthew Slaughter, in an article examining the current state of inflation.

Nov 14, 2021

Breakups of GE, J&J Usher In New Era of Corporate Conglomerates

Quotes Ron Adner in an article examining the breakup of conglomerates like GE.

Nov 13, 2021

The Three-Box Solution for Corporate Innovation

Vijay Govindarajan joins the “Unsiloed” podcast to discuss the Three-Box Solution, his framework for driving innovation.

Nov 12, 2021

Historic: Why 2021 Was The Best Year Ever For Women’s MBA Enrollment

Highlights Tuck as a leader among top MBA programs at enrolling women.

Nov 12, 2021

CarGurus CEO: New Car Inventory Is Up, but Still Down about 70% From Last Year

Jason Trevisan T’03, CEO of CarGurus, joins CNBC to discuss the changing nature of the new and used car market as the industry emerges from the pandemic.

Nov 11, 2021

Chief Executives Are Weirder than Ever

Features Morten Sørensen in an article exploring the characteristics that define modern business leaders.

Nov 11, 2021

Why GE and Amazon Are among This Opportunistic All-Cap Fund’s Favorite Stocks

A feature story about Justin White T’12 and his work as the portfolio manager for T. Rowe Price’s All-Cap Opportunities Fund.

Nov 10, 2021

New Diverse Business Program from MassMutual to Impact 175 Businesses over Next Five Years

A feature story about a new partnership between MassMutual, Tuck Diversity Business Programs, and the Stanford Latino Entrepreneurship Initiative.

Nov 09, 2021

How to Fix Facebook

Quotes Roger McNamee T’82 in an article collecting expert opinions on addressing the issues plaguing Facebook.

Nov 08, 2021

As Online Car Shopping and Prices Surge, CarGurus Rides the Wave

A feature story about CarGurus, founded by Langley Steinert T'91 and led by CEO Jason Trevisan T'03.

Nov 08, 2021

The Entrepreneur behind TripAdvisor and CarGurus Wants to Change Apartment Hunting

A feature story about Langley Steinert T’91 and his new venture ApartmentAdvisor.

Nov 06, 2021

Inside Facebook’s Decision to Eliminate Facial Recognition—For Now

Quotes Paul Argenti in an article examining Facebook’s decision to ban facial recognition from its platform, and how the social media company has responded to numerous controversies.

Nov 05, 2021

‘The End of Craving’ Review: Why You Can’t Eat Just One

Matthew Rees, senior fellow at the Center for Business, Government & Society, reviews the new book The End of Craving by Mark Schatzker.

Nov 03, 2021

Protecting Your Portfolio with Farmland

Jose Minaya T’00, CEO of Nuveen, joins Bloomberg’s “Wall Street Week” to discuss the company’s recent investments in farmland.

Nov 02, 2021

Sharing Value for Ecosystem Success

In an excerpt from his new book Winning the Right Game, Ron Adner explores the “ego-system” trap—when a company defines an ecosystem with itself as the central actor.

Nov 01, 2021

American Air’s Canceled Flights Portend Messy Holiday Travel

Quotes Visiting Professor Samuel Engel, senior vice president of the aviation group at ICF, in an article about the outlook for air travel this holiday season.

Oct 31, 2021

Adweek 50: Shining a Well-Deserved Spotlight on the Behind-The-Scenes Stars in Media, Marketing and Tech

Features Deirdre Findlay T’00, chief marketing officer at Condé Nast, who was honored by Adweek as one of the top 50 behind-the-scenes luminaries in marketing.

Oct 31, 2021

The New Generation of Cold Chain Gel Packs

Ben Shore T’16, founder and CEO of Minus Works, joins the “Packaging Perspectives” podcast to discuss the company’s sustainable high-performance gel packs for the cold chain industry.

Oct 28, 2021

Facebook Becomes Meta in Rebranding Seen as ‘an Attempt at Distraction’

Quotes Roger McNamee T’82 in an article about Facebook changing its corporate name to Meta.

Oct 28, 2021

How This 38-Year-Old Made It from ‘Deep Poverty’ to Millionaire

A feature story about Kevin “KAYR” Robinson and his journey to become a real estate investor and business owner with multi-million-dollar net worth.

Oct 28, 2021

A Graduate Degree That Pays Off: The MBA

Mentions Tuck in an article about an analysis conducted by The Wall Street Journal of federal student loan data.

Oct 27, 2021

Snap’s Kenny Mitchell on Distinguishing between the Noise and the Signals

Kenny Mitchell T’04, chief marketing officer at Snap, Inc., joins Adweek’s “CMO Moves” podcast to discuss his two years leading Snap’s marketing efforts, the company’s increased focus on augmented reality, and the success of its recent “Open Your Snapchat” campaign.

Oct 27, 2021

The 50 Most Popular MBA Programs

Highlights Tuck as one of the most popular MBA programs in the world.

Oct 26, 2021

The 3 Steps to Building an AI-Powered Organization

Features Vijay Govindarajan in an article exploring how businesses can employ the Three-Box Solution when building an AI-powered organization.

Oct 26, 2021

The Essential Podcast, Episode 49: Entrepreneurial Leadership — An Interview with Co-Author Matthew Slaughter

Dean Matthew Slaughter joins S&P Global’s “The Essential Podcast” to discuss a report examining the need for new entrepreneurial leaders in a post-pandemic world he coauthored with Ella Bell Smith, Robert Litan, and Robert Lawrence.

Oct 26, 2021

The Essential Podcast, Episode 49: Entrepreneurial Leadership — An Interview with Co-Author Ella Bell Smith

Ella Bell Smith joins S&P Global’s “The Essential Podcast” to discuss a report examining the need for new entrepreneurial leaders in a post-pandemic world she coauthored with Dean Matthew Slaughter, Robert Litan, and Robert Lawrence.

Oct 26, 2021

This Good Unicorn Is Making MIT and Harvard-Level Educations Accessible to All

Vijay Govindarajan and the Three-Box Solution for innovation are mentioned in an interview with Ashwin Damera, co-founder and CEO of online education companies Emeritus and Eruditus.

Oct 26, 2021