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The Rise of Big Data at Haas

By Kim Girard

When Antoine Bruyns, MBA 16, arrived at Haas last year, he was already addicted to the power of Big Data.

A native of Belgium, Bruyns and several friends had started a mobile data-crunching company in Tanzania in 2010. 640 more words

Full-Time MBA

My NYC Half: Winning and Failing

This past Sunday I run the New York City Half Marathon for the first time. It was not my first half marathon but I was especially excited about it; it is New York City, you get to stop traffic on Time Square, you run 5 miles straight toward the Freedom Tower, it is New York City! 508 more words

Strategy

The Five ‘Ws’ of Content Creation

Strategic writing that drives toward a desired outcome should be every marketer’s goal. Whether you are looking for ideas to build out your editorial calendar or actually writing, taking some extra time to ask yourself a few critical questions can mean the difference between ‘OK’ content and crafting material that actually drives positive business outcomes. 407 more words

Content Marketing

Moving Forward With Basics

Someone is always out there with a “get rich quick scheme” or how to get faster results in your business without really trying.  In fact there are programs that allow you to become a master sales professional without ever asking for the order.  527 more words

The Association of Chairs was a welcome initiative to encourage better leadership of nonprofits. But there's a lot of work to do!

It is now 18 months since the Association of Chairs was set up in the autumn of 2013 as a valiant effort to try and foster greater professionalism in how non-profit organisations are led and governed.   652 more words

Leadership & Management

Getting Strategic With Goals

“That was great. I have never thought that deeply about my goals before.”

Hearing this from a normally quite cynical Year 10 boy was a great end to a session I ran yesterday.

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The Strategic Thinking Crusade

Note from editor: This piece was originally written for an internal publication. Corporate identities have been amended to avoid embarrassment on both sides.

Check out the big brain on Brad, …

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Cognitive Behaviour