Inequality negatively impacts communities and employers alike. Although many point to the “skills gap” there is another, better-hidden chasm that limits access to opportunity: a connection gap. After all, 50…
The common assumption about success is that it requires choosing between one’s career and personal life or sacrificing one for the other. Stew Friedman, Wharton professor and global authority on…
Amy Wilkinson teaches leaders how to cultivate an entrepreneurial mindset and develop skills to create and scale breakout business success.
In the bestselling book “New Power,” Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms offer a remarkable new way to harness power in a digitally connected world.
A report by McKinsey indicates that 62 percent of executives believe they will need to either replace or retrain a quarter or more of their staff within the next five…
New to Stern: Security expert Betsy Cooper guides organizations through technological change to craft strategies for safety and stability.
Leadership is an all-encompassing challenge. These sessions will help turn problems into opportunities for personal and organizational growth.
In a New York Times op-ed, Mihir Desai argues that Apple’s business model has massive payoffs but is fraught with risk for imitators.
Delivering a great customer experience is the key that unlocks growth and profitability. Businesses in every industry – from airlines to IT service companies—succeed or fail based on one element:…
Animator and professional storyteller Andrew Gordon argues a culture of creativity is what distinguishes powerful, emotional brands.
In an updated version of his acclaimed book, Mark Johnson shows companies how to capture value in new markets, and fend off disruption.
Thomas Malone’s new book shows organizations how people and computers can accomplish far more together than either can alone.
In a powerful presentation, Hugh Herr describes how the age of the cyborg is closer – and more benign – than you might imagine.
In a New York Times editorial, Jonathan Zittrain offers preemptive solutions to the potential hacking of our everyday devices.
In an excerpt from her new book, Mariana Mazzucato challenges society’s conception of value, and warns of capitalism undermining itself.
Mariana Mazzucato, renowned economist and author of the new book “The Value of Everything,” advises companies and governments on the benefits of state-led investment in innovation, and how to reward value creation over value extraction.
In a new Harvard Business Review article, Robert S. Kaplan and co-authors reveal how to unblock innovation through reforming hospital financial structures.
A recent CBS “60 Minutes” segment throws open the doors of the MIT Media Lab and provides insight into the visionaries who work there.
Electronic health records failed to deliver improved efficiency and cut costs. Here’s how we fix the so-called “productivity paradox.”