This is What Successful Leadership in the Virtual Workplace Looks Like

INSEAD Professor Mark Mortensen, a global authority on remote work and new forms of work,…

Innovative Culture Reality Check: Is It Time to Evaluate Yours?

In his award-winning HBR article, Gary Pisano explains why seemingly paradoxical management tactics lead to…

Profit in Purpose: How Sustainability Drives Growth

Can business save the world? HBS professor and author Rebecca Henderson answers “yes” in her…

Powerful Voices Helping Leaders Navigate Disruption

Brilliant, Bono, Romer and Webb are bound by a commitment to safely and logically shepherd…

Webinar Offers Health Care Providers a Way to Streamline Systems

By optimizing data, workflow and technology, Dr. Lyle Berkowitz reviews how independent medical groups can…

Faster Economic Recovery Means Mass Testing Now, Not Later. Now.

Salvaging the economy requires daily onsite testing. Nobel Laureate Economist Paul Romer shows how it…

Virtual Relationships “Get Real” with Emotion AI Technology

Rana el Kaliouby’s Emotion AI tech is transforming businesses and how people communicate. Her new…

As Firms Plan Beyond COVID-19, Global Economist Offers Strategies and Insights

Andrew J Scott, coauthor of “The New Long Life,” offers post COVID-19 business strategies during…

New to Webinar Hosting? Impact Audiences with These 7 Tips

Social distancing is an opportunity to perfect your webinar skills. Keep your audience engaged with…

Cope with Uncertainty Using These Tools from Renowned Futurist Amy Webb

In times like these when it's hard to anticipate what's next, futurist Amy Webb shares…

Here’s How to Increase Productivity Among Working Parents

Got kids? In his new book, Stew Friedman shares a proven model that shows parents…

These Inspirational Women Are Redesigning the Business World

Elevating women at work isn’t courageous, it’s smart for business. Meet the experts fueling change.

Your Technology Needs Empathy. Here’s Why.

In her new book, Emotion AI pioneer Rana el Kaliouby chronicles her journey from “nice…

Are You a Bezos or a Musk? Master the Different Styles of Innovative Leadership

Jeff Dyer’s analysis of two of the world’s most prominent billionaires offers contrasting lessons for…

Big Growth: Your Strategy Needs These Tools in 2020

You’re charged with leading growth in 2020. It starts with creating a culture of sustained…

The Wuhan Coronavirus: What Your Organization Needs to Know and Do Now

As the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak moves closer to home, Dr. Larry Brilliant – expert on…

Honoring the Life and Legacy of Clayton Christensen

Following a quiet though valiant year-long battle with cancer, Clayton Christensen died Jan. 23, 2020.…

Here’s What You Need to Know About the Value of the Digital Economy

In Harvard Business Review, Erik Brynjolfsson seeks to answer a surprisingly difficult question: how much…

How Can We Build AI Without Endangering Society?

AI poses challenges for our core values. These four experts teach how to factor ethical…

To Remain Relevant, Tap the New Power of Your Members

Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms reveal how to redefine what “association” means to the next…

Learning for a Living: The Brave New World of Leadership

The future of work demands we learn more—at work. INSEAD’s Gianpiero Petriglieri helps leaders make…

Leaders, It’s Time to Think Outside the Building

Rosabeth Moss Kanter believes the greatest future breakthroughs will come from an unconventional mindset and…

Vision 2020: 10 Leadership Lessons for an Unpredictable Future

These Stern Speakers offer inspiring insights and actionable advice for leading your organization into the…

Challenging the Culture: A New Mindset for Auditors and Corporate Boards

Low public trust in corporate governance threatens the future of capitalism. Fixing it requires building…

3 Reasons Your Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Strategy Has Failed

Courtney D. Cogburn’s methods change conversations about racism and bias, and help companies develop strategies…

The Truth About Corruption: We’re Addressing the Wrong Problem

In a viral TED Talk, Efosa Ojomo makes a compelling case for innovation — and…

How to Build a Culture of Workplace Learning

Future of work and learning expert Kelly Palmer shows businesses how to better train employees…

How to Build a Strong Brand in a Frenzied World

The digital era has made it harder for brands to distinguish themselves. These speakers offer…

11 Stern Experts Nominated for Thinkers50 Award

Transform your business strategy with the work of these exceptional thought leaders.

How to Build an Emotionally Powerful Brand

“Follow the Feeling,” a new book by marketing expert Kai D. Wright, shows you how…

6 Books You Need to Read This Summer

Whether you’re traveling the world or growing your business, level up with these top new…

How Big Companies Can Innovate Like Startups with Gary Pisano

On episode 23 of the Minds Worth Meeting podcast, Harvard’s Gary Pisano argues that big…

#WomenAtWork: How to Change the Narrative with Kimberly Ramalho

To get a seat at the table, women need to have confidence in themselves and…

5 Insightful Keynotes: A Spotlight on TED Talks

From innovation to AI and life planning, these TED speakers offer fresh perspectives on the…

The Transformative Power of Market-Creating Innovations with Efosa Ojomo

In this episode of the MWM podcast, Efosa Ojomo reveals how businesses can tap into…

Technology in Health Care: New Insights

How is technology transforming health care? With robots, wearables and digital tools.

Redeeming Ruins and the Future of Architecture with Dan Barasch

In this episode of Minds Worth Meeting, Dan Barasch reveals how innovative designs can revive…

How to Navigate the Future of Education

From declining college enrollment to STEAM education’s AI boost, education is experiencing great challenges –…

Future of Education: How to Set Up Students for Success with Melissa Fries

In this episode of Minds Worth Meeting, Melissa Fries of the Making Waves Foundation reveals…

4 Women Changing the Way We Think About Innovation

Stern Speakers’ roster includes women who address innovation – from building dynamic companies to reforming…

These Women Tech Speakers Are Rewriting the Rules of Innovation

Concerned about the future? Consider one of these 13 female trailblazers for your next meeting.

6 Essential Business Books for 2019

Our clients aren’t just in the news. They are the news.

How to Create Global Prosperity Through Innovation

In their book, Clay Christensen, Efosa Ojomo and Karen Dillon show how businesses can generate…

How to Design an Opportunity City

In a TEDx presentation, innovation and design expert Larry Keeley reveals a new perspective on…

Want to Lead? You Need to Read! 4 Books to Gift This Holiday Season

2018 was a rollercoaster ride for business. These four books are sure to put your…

How to Use Big Data to Maximize Growth

Ben Waber shows organizations how to measure productivity and culture through data collection and use…

How Much Does Your Life Matter to a Self-Driving Car?

As Uber seeks to resume testing self-driving cars on the road seven months after one…

Practical Ways to Overcome the Barriers of Transformation

What are the biggest obstacles to driving your company’s transformation? Too often, leaders think of…

What Happens When Big Data Meets AI?

In the very near future, robots will be able to fully perform key tasks and…

This is How Technology Will Revolutionize Education and Business

Inequality negatively impacts communities and employers alike. Although many point to the “skills gap” there…

Innovative Opportunities for the Future of Food

With the holiday season in full swing, minds often turn to family gatherings, festive parties…

Big Companies Can Master Innovation. Here’s How.

What is the biggest obstacle to large companies innovating and disrupting their industries? It may…

Your Business Is Missing Out On This Technology

What should our devices – smart phones, watches and the like ­– do for us?…

This Is How Thousands of People Hacked Work/Life Success

The common assumption about success is that it requires choosing between one’s career and personal…

How to Win Power and Influence in Our Chaotic, Connected Age

In the bestselling book “New Power,” Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms offer a remarkable new…

The Surprising Advantage of AI at Work

M. Ehsan Hoque develops practical AI to boost social skills in the workplace, preparing you…

Technology is Widening the Skills Gap. Here’s How to Bridge It.

A report by McKinsey indicates that 62 percent of executives believe they will need to…

The Truth About Cryptocurrencies and Blockchains

Blockchain and cryptocurrency expert Neha Narula explains the high-tech future of this new technology.

How to Prepare Your Company for High-Tech Security Threats

New to Stern: Security expert Betsy Cooper guides organizations through technological change to craft strategies…

How to Unlock the Power of Innovative Inquiry

In a new book, leadership expert Hal Gregersen reveals how asking better questions will solve…

Everything You Need to Know to Survive the Future

NEW to Stern: Joi Ito reveals why understanding technology isn’t enough. You need a whole…

Making Sense of the Ethics and Impact of AI

NEW to Stern: Iyad Rahwan ventures into the moral dimensions of AI, helping businesses harness…

3 Workshops That Will Make You a More Effective Leader

Leadership is an all-encompassing challenge. These sessions will help turn problems into opportunities for personal…

How to Manage the Risks and Opportunities of the Future of Work

These 10 speakers help leaders prepare for the impact of AI, automation and the gig…

Back to School: STEM Education Gets a Facelift

Engineer, roboticist and AI expert Dr. Ayanna Howard grooms the next generation of scientists to…

Is Only Focusing on Shareholder Value Bad for Business?

Rebecca Henderson prescribes an agenda for reforming corporate governance to build a stronger, more sustainable…

Your Tech Strategy May Be Asking the Wrong Questions About AI

Hal Gregersen shows how emerging technology can not only solve problems but prompt new questions…

Is Telepathy Tech the Next World-Changing Innovation?

NEW to Stern: Mary Lou Jepsen has already made an impact on consumer electronics and…

The Apple Model: Behind the Scenes of a Trillion-Dollar Company

In a New York Times op-ed, Mihir Desai argues that Apple’s business model has massive…

Is Your Company Overly Reliant on Technology?

How does your organization view communication technology? Does digital connectivity enhance human interaction, or replace…

6 Essential Books to Read This Fall

To transform business and society, update your library with this list of thought leaders’ published…

How to Put Storytelling at the Heart of Your Marketing Strategy

Animator and professional storyteller Andrew Gordon argues a culture of creativity is what distinguishes powerful,…

The Revolutionary Potential of “Creative AI”

New to Stern: Gil Weinberg’s robot musicians aren’t just entertaining. They’re transforming everything we know…

How to Dominate in the Digital Age by Reinventing Your Business Model

In an updated version of his acclaimed book, Mark Johnson shows companies how to capture…

The Key to Design Is Lifestyle, Not Just Convenience

Beth Altringer shows that creating products people want depends on understanding needs and desirability.

How to Embrace the Challenge of Change – And Build a Growth Company

NEW to Stern: Dunkin’ Brands CEO Nigel Travis challenges convention in an endlessly disruptive international…

Superminds: The Surprising Power of People and Computers Thinking Together

Thomas Malone’s new book shows organizations how people and computers can accomplish far more together…

How Do Successful CEOs Spend Their Time?

In a Harvard Business Review article, Michael E. Porter and Nitin Nohria reveal how executive…

An Exhilarating TED Talk Shows the Future of Cyborg Technology

In a powerful presentation, Hugh Herr describes how the age of the cyborg is closer…

The “Internet of Things” is Getting More Dangerous – Here’s How to Better Secure It

In a New York Times editorial, Jonathan Zittrain offers preemptive solutions to the potential hacking…

How to Be the World’s Most Innovative Leader

In Forbes, Jeff Dyer and Hal Gregersen look beyond company structure to get at the…

How to Innovate at the Frontiers of Knowledge

NEW to Stern: Neuroengineer Ed Boyden is changing the way we understand the human brain…

How Can Agribusiness Meet the Demand for Meat?

NEW to Stern: Cellular biology trailblazer Isha Datar is inventing the future of food.

Technology + Biology = The Face of the Next IT Industry

New to Stern: Biotech executive Andrew Hessel is programming life. And every industry will be…

How to Develop a Hospital Technology Innovation Strategy

In a new Harvard Business Review article, Robert S. Kaplan and co-authors reveal how to…

Will We Ever Trust Self-Driving Cars?

Autonomous vehicles can still be the future. But only if their makers understand the importance…

Can Zuckerberg Rescue Facebook…And Our Privacy?

Jonathan Zittrain explains how Facebook can recover public trust and build a new model of…

How Will Tech Trends Impact Your Business? Here’s a Guide to Surviving 2018

Amy Webb’s annual Tech Trends report helps organizations in every industry prepare for the unexpected.

Minds Worth Meeting Episode 17: Building Trust with Consumers Via Social Media with Jeff Hancock

In this episode of Minds Worth Meeting, we speak with social media expert Jeff Hancock…

Choose to Win: Tackle Your Strategy Challenge Head On

Roger Martin doesn’t just make good strategy possible; he makes it simple, practical and fun.

Robots at Home and at Work? This is How Organizations Can Reap the Rewards

In an interview for Forbes, robotics designer extraordinaire Dr. Ayanna Howard illuminates how robots can…

The Right Way for Entrepreneurial Leaders to Cultivate Harmony Between Work and Life

Stew Friedman offers a practical framework to bring harmony to your busy life and improve…

Minds Worth Meeting Episode 16: Reimagining Capitalism: How Business Can Save the World with Rebecca Henderson

In this episode of Minds Worth Meeting, Harvard Business School Professor Rebecca Henderson shares stories…

Must-see Speakers at the SXSW 2018 Conference

Amy Webb, Hugh Herr, Arun Sundararajan and others join the festival that merges the arts,…