Stanford Webinars

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Stanford Business Webinar Series

1/21/2015
   Live Online Event: Preview the Stanford Executive Program
2/11/2015
   Perfect Match: Using Economic Theories to Find the Right Person, Project, or Job
3/11/2015
   Driving New Ventures in Established Companies
4/15/2015
   Influencing Up: How to Gain Resources, Permission, and Support
6/9/2015
   Managing Conflicts in Teams

Past Webinars

Baba Shiv, Sanwa Bank, Limited, Professor of Marketing; Faculty Director, The Innovative CIO Program

Join Stanford Graduate School of Business (GSB) Professor Baba Shiv for this live webinar as he previews a new Stanford Executive Education program for senior technology leaders, The Innovative CIO, and shares insights from neuroscience that CIOs need to know to enhance their user's experiences. This one-hour webinar features a 30-minute session that will examine the importance of perception and often non-conscious beliefs in shaping reality when making technological decisions.

The ability to function effectively within a hierarchy is a crucial factor in managerial and personal success. Many people, however, struggle with “authority issues” that make adopting certain roles and positions in their organization difficult for them.

In this complimentary 60-minute webinar, Stanford Graduate School of Business Professor Deborah Gruenfeld will draw on the art of acting and the science of psychology to show participants how their nonverbal behaviors affect their status and power. Participants will also learn how to improve their ability to move flexibly among different hierarchical roles.

Ilya Strebulaev, Associate Professor of Finance

In today's competitive global economy, the role of chief financial officer has expanded, demanding a dynamic blend of finance expertise, strategic thinking, and leadership skills. The Stanford Graduate School of Business Executive Education has created a unique new program, The Emerging CFO: Strategic Financial Leadership Program (ECFO) to provide senior finance executives with insights and tools to make better strategic financial decisions, build strategic partnerships with key stakeholders, and assess their own personal leadership styles to become more effective leaders.

Professor Jesper B. Sørensen, Robert A. and Elizabeth R. Jeffe Professor; Professor of Organizational Behavior; Professor of Sociology (by courtesy), School of Humanities and Sciences; Director of the Center for Social Innovation, Stanford Graduate School of Business

Learn more about our innovative new program for emerging leaders, Executive Leadership Development: Analysis to Action (ELD), during this complimentary webinar led by Stanford GSB Professor Jesper Sørensen. This one-hour online session will introduce ELD and a sample program session: Innovation in Established Companies.