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The Pandemic Is Pushing Women, People of Color Out of Their Careers

Women and people of color are disproportionately stepping back from their careers, as they grapple with pandemic-era pressures. Their exits pose a huge setback for organizations. Here's what they should do about it.

Oct 01, 2020
What Went Wrong for Quibi?

Quibi seemed to have it made. Is it too late to right the ship on this short-form video startup?

Sep 30, 2020
Equities ‘Boom or Bust’ Debate – Two Years Later

Two years after the first debate, experts convene to spar again. The topic: Stock Market Bull vs. Bear.

Sep 23, 2020
Buffett at 90: Three Traits Help Define His Success

What makes Warren Buffett a super investor? Reflecting on that question as Buffett turns 90.

Aug 31, 2020
TikTok’s Ban and What It Means for Chinese Globalization

What are the implications of the recent U.S. pressure on TikTok and WeChat, including what it means for Chinese globalization?

Aug 26, 2020
Mortgage Rates Are Low. Why Isn’t Everyone Refinancing?

With mortgage rates so low, you might think that everyone would be looking to refinance. Why aren't they?

Aug 19, 2020
How Retail Is Wearing the Pandemic

'The silver lining is that the pandemic will serve as a catalyst to force many retailers to accelerate their innovation and technology adoptions.'

Aug 18, 2020
Did Berkshire Hathaway Dump Wells Fargo?

Did Berkshire Hathaway sell its entire $9.3 billion stake in banking giant Wells Fargo?

Aug 13, 2020
Why Apple Is Picking On This Pear Logo

The iPhone maker has filed a lawsuit against Prepear, a recipe and meal-planning app, over its request to trademark its minimalistic pear-shaped logo.

Aug 13, 2020
Will 2021 Be the Year of the Electric Vehicle?

For decades, the electric vehicle has been seen as the car of tomorrow but never quite the car of today. Is that about to change?

Aug 10, 2020

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Managing Motherhood: Intro
Smith School professor Nicole Coomber applies management principles at home as a mother of four boys (1:01)

 

Branding Yourself Like Barbie
Don't toy with your brand, Mattel president and chief operating officer Richard Dickson tells Smith School graduates (7:51)

Nine Risk Management Secrets
Smith School professor Anil Gupta says smart entrepreneurs are fearless but not reckless. They do these nine things (4:17).

 

Are You Too Productive?
Smith School professor Roland Rust, discusses the tradeoffs between prductivity and customer service (2:52).

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