Boston University School of Management

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Improving Workplace Conditions Through Strategic Enforcement

    The challenges facing the major agencies in the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) that regulate conditions in the workplace are daunting. Public policies on health and safety, discrimination, and basic labor conditions cover millions of workers, and have to be implemented in hundreds of thousands of disparate workplaces in differing...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Providing a Cloud Network Infrastructure on a Supercomputer

    Supercomputers and clouds both strive to make a large number of computing cores available for computation. More recently, similar objectives such as low-power, manageability at scale, and low cost of ownership are driving a more converged hardware and software. Challenges remain, however, of which one is that current cloud infrastructure...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    The Collaborative On Academic Careers In Higher Education

    One of the great strengths of an institution of higher education is its faculty. A consensus has emerged that college faculty are affected by their perception of the values and rewards in their workplace, and that supportive environments promote faculty satisfaction, which can lead to increased productivity and retention. With...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Accelerated International MBA Challenges And Delivers

    In this podcast, Boston University's International MBA Program Director Amanda Miller provides an overview of the program.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Get The BU Health Sector Advantage

    In this podcast, Mark Allan, Director of the Boston University School of Management's Health Sector Management Program, discusses the strengths of the program.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Impact Of Public Relations On Corporate Reputation

    In this podcast, Assistant Professor of Marketing Seema Pai discusses the impact of public relations and media relations on corporate reputation.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Financial Crisis At One Year

    In this podcast, Professor of Business Policy and Law James Post discusses the lingering effects of the financial crisis.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Executive Compensation Since The Financial Crisis

    In this podcast, Business Policy and Law Professor James Post discusses the issue of executive compensation since the financial crisis hit.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Why Mindset Metrics Matter

    In this podcast, Associate Professor Shuba Srinivasan explains why mindset metrics matter in marketing.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MS In Investment Management: Career Preparation

    In this podcast, Scott Stewart, Director, MS in Investment Management, discusses the various career preparation elements of the program.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Benefits And Features Of Our MS In Investment Management Program

    In this podcast, Scott Stewart, Director, MS in Investment Management, describes the benefits and features of the program.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    A Look At EMBA: A Typical Student

    In this webcast, Janice Dolnick, Director, Executive MBA program at the School of Management talks about what the profile of a typical EMBA student looks like.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    A Look At EMBA: Teaming Skills

    In this webcast, Bill Kahn, Professor, Executive MBA program at the School of Management provides insight on how BU's EMBA program builds exceptional teaming skills.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    What Can An MBA Do?

    In this issue of Boston University's MBA Report, series host Alyson Blume interviews MBA students and faculty about incorporating social responsibility into one's career path.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    A Look At EMBA: Building A Holistic And Strategic View

    In this webcast, Susan Darnell, State Street Corporation (EMBA '20) discusses how the EMBA program enabled her to have a more holistic and strategic view.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    What I Know Now: Advice For First Year MBAs

    In this inaugural issue of Boston University's MBA Report, series host Alyson Blume interviews second-year MBA students to get their best advice for their first-year colleagues.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    A Look At EMBA: Four Features

    In this webcast, Janice Dolnick, Director, Executive MBA program at the School of Management goes over the four features that sets the BU's EMBA program apart.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Are You A Good Fit For Boston University School Of Management?

    In this webcast Chris Storer, Director of Graduate Admissions, and Dana Dubovik, Associate Director of Graduate Admissions, reviews the qualities of a successful MBA program candidate.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Anatomy Of A Job Search: Getting Started

    In this issue of Boston University's MBA Report, series host Alyson Blume interviews MBA students, faculty, and recruiters about how to launch a job search.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    First Mover Advantage, Services' Impact On Firm Performance, And Dynamic Capabilities

    Fernando Suarez, Chair, Strategy and Innovation Department, discusses his research background and some of his recent projects: his work on "First mover advantage" in rapidly changing markets; the importance of services in product firm performance; and dynamic capabilities.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The MS?MBA Difference

    Anthony Gyamfitalks about what drew him to Boston University and it's MS?MBA degree specifically, and the support he's found within the School of Management community.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Make The Most Of Your BU Experience

    Full-time MBA student Tyler Altrup explains his goals in marketing and international management, his initial fears of confronting a homogeneous student body in business school, and his satisfaction at finding the wealth of diverse backgrounds represented by his classmates at Boston University School of Management. He also offers some advice...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Beth Goldstein Presents Eight Marketing Tips To Improve Your Bottom Line

    In this webcast, Beth Goldstein, Senior Associate for Distance Learning at the Institute for Technology Entrepreneurship and Commercialization (ITEC) and member of the Strategy and Innovation Department at the School of Management, provides Eight Marketing Tips to Improve Your Bottom Line. Ms. Goldstein runs the annual ITEC $50K Business Plan...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    N. Venkatraman Speaks At Landor Associates Event: A Changing World-Rethinking The Brand Agenda

    This talk was part of the event "A Changing World - Rethinking the Brand Agenda," which took place in London on 22 May 2008. Guests from the United Kingdom and abroad were informed, stimulated, and engaged in debate with a diverse mix of speakers from business, academia, and the brand...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Elizabeth Nassar On The Executive Leadership Center's Innovative Offerings

    Elizabeth Nassar, Director of Executive Programs at Boston University School of Management, discusses the Executive Leadership Center's (ELC) wide range of innovative offerings, from custom and open enrollment programs to conferences exploring the crucial issues for management today. All build play on the School's acclaimed strengths in IT, finance, entrepreneurship,...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Erick Ramos Murillo From Mexico On Boston University's Graduate Diploma In Entrepreneurship

    Erick addresses why pursuing the Boston University Graduate Diploma in Entrepreneurship was the best step to take after earning his master's in international development at Harvard and then developing an interest in venture capital and new business incubation. What he's found at BU: better access to investors, amazing support from...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Sarah Tamale, Assistant Commissioner, Ugandan Ministry Of Education And Sports, On BU's Graduate Diploma In Entrepreneurship

    Sarah works for the Ugandan Ministry of Education and Sports, where she Assistant Commissioner in charge of business education. Sarah came to the BU Graduate Diploma in Entrepreneurship program to help her organization develop strategies for better business, and in particular entrepreneurship, educational programs. Her favorite class: business plan writing,...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Victor Valente From Brazil On Boston University's Graduate Diploma In Entrepreneurship

    Victor, with a background in engineering, is incubating a new business developing bio-mass fuel derived from wood waste. He finds Boston, as a hub of new venture creation, the perfect place to be refining his skills in entrepreneurship. The BU Graduate Diploma in Entrepreneurship program, and especially the internship it...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Marco Negroni From Italy On Boston University's Graduate Diploma In Entrepreneurship

    Marco discusses how the Graduate Diploma in Entrepreneurship program is helping him build his new business in Europe. He explains here the incredible level of personal support he gets from the faculty at BU.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Blue Cross Blue Shield's Innovations In Insurance Payments: Quality Vs. Complexity

    In this webcast, Andrew Dreyfus, Executive Vice President, Health Care Services, Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Massachusetts, participates in the panel discussion at the event Innovation and Health Sector Transformation. Dreyfus discusses innovations in the healthcare insurance industry, including Blue Cross Blue Shield's new payment method, focused on quality of...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    EMBA's Diversity

    In this webcast Melanie Bisaccio, SafePharm Laboratories (EMBA '20) talks about EMBA's diversity and the deep bonds it builds.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    A Look At EMBA: The Admissions Process

    In this webcast Janice Dolnick, Director, Executive EMBA program at the School of Management discusses the EMBA admissions process and advice for prospective students.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    A Look At EMBA: Team Learning

    In this webcast, Eiu Kim, Biogen Idec (EMBA '20) explains why EMBA's team-learning emphasis has been an invaluable experience.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    A Look At EMBA: A Program Apart

    In this webcast Louis E. Lataif, the Allen Questrom Professor and Dean of tge School of the Boston University School of Management, talks about what sets BU's EMBA program apart.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    A Look At EMBA: Global Management And Curriculum

    In this webcast Sushil Vachani, Professor, Executive MBA program at the School of Management, discusses how global management infuses EMBA's entire curriculum.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    A Look At EMBA: Curriculum

    In this webcast Susan Samuelson, Faculty Director, Executive MBA program at the School of Management, describes how this program's completely integrate curriculum sets them apart.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    A Look At EMBA: Faculty

    In this webcast Susan Samuelson, Faculty Director, Executive MBA program at the School of Management, shares her perspective as a faculty member who "Particularly enjoys teaching in the EMBA program."

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    A Look At EMBA

    In this webcast Susan Samuelson, Faculty Director, Executive MBA program at the School of Management, describes the typical EMBA student and how the EMBA program at the School of Management propels students to new levels in their careers.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    EMBA Is All About Teams

    In this webcast Melanie Bisaccio, SafePharm Laboratories (EMBA '20) talks about how BU's EMBA program is all about teams.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    What Drew Him To EMBA?

    In this webcast Noel Brinkley, BHA Group LLC (EMBA 20) goes over what drew him to BU's EMBA program.

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    A Framework for Computing the Privacy Scores of Users in Online Social Networks

    A large body of work has been devoted to address corporate-scale privacy concerns related to social networks. The main focus was on how to share social networks owned by organizations without revealing the identities or sensitive relationships of the users involved. Not much attention has been given to the privacy...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    A Linear Type System for Multicore Programming

    ATS is a recently developed functional programming language that supports both linear and dependent types. They formalize a type system capable of guaranteeing safe manipulation of resources on multicore machines and establish its soundness. Multicore Programming is used for the construction of concurrent multi-threaded programs that can run on machines...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Improving Workplace Conditions Through Strategic Enforcement

    The challenges facing the major agencies in the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) that regulate conditions in the workplace are daunting. Public policies on health and safety, discrimination, and basic labor conditions cover millions of workers, and have to be implemented in hundreds of thousands of disparate workplaces in differing...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    The Collaborative On Academic Careers In Higher Education

    One of the great strengths of an institution of higher education is its faculty. A consensus has emerged that college faculty are affected by their perception of the values and rewards in their workplace, and that supportive environments promote faculty satisfaction, which can lead to increased productivity and retention. With...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Providing a Cloud Network Infrastructure on a Supercomputer

    Supercomputers and clouds both strive to make a large number of computing cores available for computation. More recently, similar objectives such as low-power, manageability at scale, and low cost of ownership are driving a more converged hardware and software. Challenges remain, however, of which one is that current cloud infrastructure...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2009

    Have Consumers Made A Change?

    In this webcast, Kristen McCormack asks "Have consumers made a change?" Jeffery Swartz, Timberland President & CEO, discusses consumers' impact on sustainability, as well as the company's responsibility to listen to their consumers.

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2009

    How To Collaborate With Competitors On Social Change

    Jeffery Swartz, Timberland President & CEO, discusses how he engages with the competition as a business leader working towards climate change. He reviews the challenges, the high level of accountability, and potential impact companies have on social change.

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    Nation, Culture, Geography: Impact On Innovation

    In this interview, Associate Professor of Strategy and Innovation Jeffrey Furman disscusses his work on how innovation is impacted (or not) by nation, culture and geography.

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    Algo Trading And How To Get A Job On Wall Street

    On April 24, 2009, Ahmad Namini (Adjunct Professor of Finance and Desk Strategist and Vice-President at Fortress Investment Group) gave a one-hour formal talk on "Algo Trading: Infrastructure and Strategies," as well as a more informal 30-minute talk on how to get a job on Wall Street. A reception with...

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    Ron Curhan On DeMoulas, Demand, And The Risk Of Breaking The Scale Barrier

    Upon the opening of New England's largest supermarket, the 135,000 sq.ft. DeMoulas Market Basket located in the working-class community of Chelsea, Boston University School of Management's Ron Curhan, professor emeritus in Marketing, appears on Greater Boston with Emily Rooney. Curhan discusses demand, census data, and store location modeling, as well...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    A Look At EMBA: A Typical Student

    In this webcast, Janice Dolnick, Director, Executive MBA program at the School of Management talks about what the profile of a typical EMBA student looks like.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    A Look At EMBA: Teaming Skills

    In this webcast, Bill Kahn, Professor, Executive MBA program at the School of Management provides insight on how BU's EMBA program builds exceptional teaming skills.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    What Can An MBA Do?

    In this issue of Boston University's MBA Report, series host Alyson Blume interviews MBA students and faculty about incorporating social responsibility into one's career path.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    A Look At EMBA: Building A Holistic And Strategic View

    In this webcast, Susan Darnell, State Street Corporation (EMBA '20) discusses how the EMBA program enabled her to have a more holistic and strategic view.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    What I Know Now: Advice For First Year MBAs

    In this inaugural issue of Boston University's MBA Report, series host Alyson Blume interviews second-year MBA students to get their best advice for their first-year colleagues.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    A Look At EMBA: Four Features

    In this webcast, Janice Dolnick, Director, Executive MBA program at the School of Management goes over the four features that sets the BU's EMBA program apart.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Are You A Good Fit For Boston University School Of Management?

    In this webcast Chris Storer, Director of Graduate Admissions, and Dana Dubovik, Associate Director of Graduate Admissions, reviews the qualities of a successful MBA program candidate.

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2009

    What Is Green-Washing?

    In this webcast, Kristen McCormack addresses the issue of green-washing, consumer skepticism around CSR claims, and how we can differentiate between what a company says and what it does. Timberland President & CEO Jeffrey Swartz explains the need for an agreement on measurement and language of CSR.

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    Zvi Bodie On Nightly Business Report Explains Why TIPs Top Stocks For Investing

    Zvi Bodie, the Norman and Adele Barron Professor of Management at Boston University, on PBS's Nightly Business Report, discusses the failure of the stocks to provide protection against inflation, recommending instead Treasury Inflation Protection Bonds (TIPs) for all essential retirement investments.

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    WBZ TV Asks Bobbie Clarke, Is Abercrombie's Ad Campaign Sexy, Sleazy, Or Even Legal?

    Amid controversy over the store Abercrombie and Kent's latest ad campaign, WBZ TV interviews Boston University School of Management's Roberta (Bobbie) Clarke, Associate Professor of Marketing, about whether the images go too far, and whether there are legal grounds to curtail them.

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    Smart Grid As A Business Platform: Innovation, Adaptation, And Systems Challenges In The Clean Energy Market

    Webcast from the event "Smart Grid as a Business Platform: Innovation, Adaptation, and Systems Challenges in the Clean Energy Market," hosted by Boston University School of Management at the Time & Life Conference Center, NYC, on October 7, 2009.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Anatomy Of A Job Search: Getting Started

    In this issue of Boston University's MBA Report, series host Alyson Blume interviews MBA students, faculty, and recruiters about how to launch a job search.

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2009

    Full-Time Quality, Part-Time Delivery

    Find out more about the Professional Evening MBA program: its relationship to the full-time MBA program, the two convenient locations, and the different delivery options.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    First Mover Advantage, Services' Impact On Firm Performance, And Dynamic Capabilities

    Fernando Suarez, Chair, Strategy and Innovation Department, discusses his research background and some of his recent projects: his work on "First mover advantage" in rapidly changing markets; the importance of services in product firm performance; and dynamic capabilities.

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  • Webcasts // Sep 2009

    Brazil Field Seminar: Sustainability As A Business Model

    In this webcast, you will hear an overview of the Brazil Field Seminar, offered to all MBA students at the Boston University School of Management. The course takes place in three different cities in Brazil each year, and focuses on issues of sustainability, social impact, and entrepreneurship. Speakers featured in...

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  • Webcasts // Aug 2009

    Prof. N. Venkatraman On How "Competing In The Global Economy" Helps Firms Re-Think Operations

    In this webcast, N. Venkat Venkatraman, the David J. McGrath, Jr. Professor in Management, and the 22nd most-cited management scholar across the globe, discusses the executive program "Competing in the Global Economy," developed by the Institute for Global Work at Boston University. He explains what makes the program unique, from...

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  • Webcasts // Aug 2009

    Prof. Kathy Curley On Who Should Attend "Competing In The Global Economy"

    Kathy Curley, Professor of Information Systems, discusses who can most benefit from the executive program "Competing in the Global Economy," developed by the Institute for Global Work at Boston University School of Management.

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  • Webcasts // Aug 2009

    The New Entrepreneur Is Socially Driven And Globally Skilled

    In this webcast interview, Jonathan Rosen, director of the Institute for Technology Entrepreneurship and Commercialization (ITEC), describes the "New entrepreneur" coming to ITEC, one whose mission is defined by social and environmental causes and whose skills and goals are defined by global experience.

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    MBA Student Carolyn Yaka On PharmaSim, A Round-The-Clock Marketing Simulation

    During Boston University's 2009 "Creating and Capturing Value through Marketing" conference, student Carolyn Yaka (MBA '09, Strategy and Marketing) explains the round-the-clock PharmaSim project that's an integral part of the School of Management's Marketing course. It's not just a marketing simulation, Yaka says her, it's also a "Social challenge."

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    CB Bhattacharya On Stakeholder Reactions And ROI From CSR Activities

    In this webcast from the "Creating and Capturing Value through Marketing" conference at Boston University on April 3, 2009, CB Bhattacharya discusses his latest research, which shows that stakeholder reactions to CSR initiatives hinge on four main "Levers": awareness, understanding, usefulness, and unity. CB Bhattacharya is Professor of Marketing and...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    Shuba Srinivasan Combines Hard And Soft Marketing Metrics

    Shuba Srinivasan, in her talk at the "Creating and Capturing Value through Marketing" conference at Boston University on April 3, 2009, explains her latest research, which integrates the traditional hard metrics of marketing with the softer, affective metrics such as brand image, liking, and awareness. Shuba Srinivasan is Associate Professor...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    Sucharita Chandran Counts Zero As A Special Price

    Sucharita Chandran, in her presentation at the "Creating and Capturing Value through Marketing" conference at Boston University on April 3, 2009, discusses different strategies for marketing promotions and how customers react to them. In this webcast, she focuses on how free promotions tend to create much more powerful "Preference reversals"...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    Susan Fournier Talks Politics, Community, And Conflict In Marketing

    Susan Fournier, in her presentation at the "Creating and Capturing Value through Marketing" conference at Boston University on April 3, 2009, talks about the importance of recognizing the in-group/out-group dynamic that impacts communities, as well as the marketing campaigns that aim to target them. Fournier is Associate Professor of Marketing...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    Frederic Brunel On Visual Cues In Product And Package Design

    Frederic Brunel, in his talk at the "Creating and Capturing Value through Marketing" conference at Boston University on April 3, 2009, discusses the meanings we ascribe to different images and how this relates to product and package design strategies. Brunel is Associate Professor of Marketing at Boston University School of...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    Lou Lataif Discusses Developing A Feel For The "Art" Of Business And Marketing

    Louis E. Lataif, in his talk at the "Creating and Capturing Value through Marketing" conference at Boston University on April 3, 2009, talks about the importance of developing a feel for the "Art" of business and marketing. Lataif is the Allen Questrom Professor and Dean at Boston University School of...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The MS?MBA Difference

    Anthony Gyamfitalks about what drew him to Boston University and it's MS?MBA degree specifically, and the support he's found within the School of Management community.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Make The Most Of Your BU Experience

    Full-time MBA student Tyler Altrup explains his goals in marketing and international management, his initial fears of confronting a homogeneous student body in business school, and his satisfaction at finding the wealth of diverse backgrounds represented by his classmates at Boston University School of Management. He also offers some advice...

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  • Webcasts // Jul 2009

    Stanley Chu, Student In Math Finance, On Being Challenged

    Hung-Te ("Stanley") Chu, a student the Mathematical Finance Program at Boston University and risk analyst Putnam Investments, discusses why he's pursuing his degree at the School of Management. He explains how the program's diversity and focus on teamwork keeps the classroom experience relevant to the corporate world, and what prospective...

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  • Webcasts // Jul 2009

    Guan Yu, Student In Math Finance, On The Program's Intensity

    Guan Yu, a quantitative financial analyst at State Street Global Advisors, discusses the most significant things he's learned as a student in the Mathematical Finance Program at Boston University and how the program provides a useful framework of knowledge that he can apply right away, in his current work. He...

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  • Webcasts // Jul 2009

    Olesya Shubov, Student In Math Finance, Discusses Stochastic Calculus

    Olesya Shubov discusses her favorite class in the Mathematical Finance Program, Stochastic Calculus, because it combines theoretical knowledge and the computational skills needed to program extensively in C++ and MATLAB. Her advice to future students: you need to be dedicated to the program and the challenge of a highly theoretical...

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