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Browse or search the articles below and see what some Stanford GSB alumni have been up to professionally. 

July 29, 2015
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Aim for “subtle” product pitches, and find ways to bring your brand loyalists face-to-face with each other.
Authenticity and Focus | Illustration by Tricia Seibold and iStock/chuwy
July 28, 2015
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A new analysis shows that some pharmaceutical companies may be dragging their feet on disclosing critical data.
Photocollage by Tricia Seibold. Photos: Reuters/Ali Jarekji; iStock/robstyle
July 28, 2015
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Fear of contagion makes people irrational.
Members of Hong Kong's Health Department participate in a simulation exercise at the Hong Kong International Airport March 17, 2006 | Reuters/Alex Hofford/Pool
July 24, 2015
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The founder of Start-Up Chile explains what countries can do to build a Silicon Valley on their home turf.
Courtesy Start-Up Chile
July 23, 2015
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Youku Tudou CEO on micro movies and other ways Chinese directors are leveraging the internet.
Victor Koo, chairman and chief executive of  Youku Tudou Inc. | Courtesy Victor Koo
July 21, 2015
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Innovation fellow creates an artisan’s business-to-business matching platform.
Craftspeople are the mainstay of India’s non-farming, rural economy. | Courtesy TOTO Express
July 1, 2015
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Installing a solar project is easy. Designing it takes months. Aurora Solar wants to offer a possible solution.
Aurora Co-founder Samuel Adeyemo works on a rooftop installation. | Courtesy of Samuel Adeyemo
June 30, 2015
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The founder of Lex Machina discusses integrity, flexibility, and the importance of delegation.
Josh Becker | Courtesy
June 22, 2015
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Citrine Informatics brings big data to materials discovery.
A worker in a Shanghai Chaori Solar Energy Science & Technology factory | Reuters/Stringer
June 17, 2015
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A bank CEO explains what finance, food and climate change have to do with charitable giving.
Kat Taylor and ranch manager Jeremiah Stent on the TomKat Ranch, in Pescadero, California. | Jim Wilson/The New York Times/Redux
June 17, 2015
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Top selections from alumni entrepreneurs around the world.
 A man reads a book outside a cafe in London. | Reuters/Luke MacGregor
June 17, 2015
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Annual diploma ceremony celebrates graduates degrees, certificates and awards.
Tom Steyer, MBA ’83
June 10, 2015
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In Kenya, a Stanford researcher shows that ethnic diversity can spur productivity.
 Officials at a vote-counting center in Nairobi, Kenya | Reuters/Karel Prinsloo
June 8, 2015
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Four dual-career couples share their secrets for reducing the chaos in their demanding lives.
Man and woman holding hands and walking | Reuters/Gary Hershorn
June 5, 2015
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Even slight cues, like reading a negative stereotype about your race or gender, can have an impact.
A visitor looks at a monumental sculpture by artist Robert Therrien in the Metropolitan Arts Centre in Belfast. Reuters/Cathal McNaughton
May 28, 2015
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The founder of an artificial Christmas tree company discusses faith, failure, and the importance of understanding deadlines.
Thomas Harman | Courtesy
May 28, 2015
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A Silicon Valley VC shares his thoughts on persistence, the importance of believing, and when to ignore the spreadsheet.
Vinod Khosla at his View From The Top lecture
May 26, 2015
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A Stanford doctor who’s worked in Nepal and Haiti explains what leaders should know before the next natural disaster strikes.
 An earthquake in Nepal in April injured more than 19,000 people. | Courtesy Paul Auerbach
May 18, 2015
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The founder of a logistics software company discusses creativity, the Middle East, and the best path to decision making.
Khaled Naim | Courtesy
May 13, 2015
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The cofounder of an online matchmaking service discusses the value of teamwork, rapid iteration, and perseverance.
Dawoon Kang | Courtesy