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Stewart Butterfield at the View From The Top speaker series. Credit: Stacy Geiken
February 21, 2020
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Slack CEO’s Rise: From Games to a Workplace Communications Heavyweight

The Slack and Flickr cofounder shares lessons from entrepreneurship and life.

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 Oscar Munoz, chief executive of United Airlines. Credit: Reuters/Victor Ruiz Garcia
February 3, 2020
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We’re Willing to Excuse Bad People But Not Bad Companies

People believe corporations are less ethical than people, even when the crimes are the same.

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Susan Athey. Credit: Tricia Seibold
January 31, 2020
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The New Emerging Role in Big Tech? Economists

To maximize the potential of big data, firms are looking for employees with a new skill set.

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An illustration of a man trying to escape the tangles of his cell phone demands. Credit: iStock/Annemarie Gorissen
January 22, 2020
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The Super Power of Tomorrow? Being “Indistractable”

Learn how to take back control of your attention span.

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Think Fast, Talk Smart: Speaking Without a Net
January 17, 2020
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Speaking Without a Net: How to Master Impromptu Communication

Stanford improv experts discuss the art of in-the-moment communication in this episode of Think Fast, Talk Smart.
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December 3, 2019
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Rethink Competition in the Workforce

Good leaders recognize the negative consequences of pitting people and teams against each other.
November 26, 2019
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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella: Be Bold and Be Right

Satya Nadella discusses the importance of empathy, culture, and leading by example.
October 1, 2019
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Ray Dalio: Seek Out Thoughtful Disagreement

On this podcast episode, the founder of Bridgewater Investments discusses how an idea meritocracy can improve decision-making.
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September 24, 2019
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September 20, 2019
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Arnulfo Ventura: What Matters Most?

For the CEO of Beanfields, it’s the people.
September 17, 2019
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Oscar Munoz: Learn to Listen

On this podcast episode, the CEO of United Airlines discusses managing mergers and developing emotional intelligence.
September 9, 2019
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How Much Does Management Matter to Productivity?

More than you might realize. Research finds management practices account for 20% of variation in productivity among certain firms.
August 28, 2019
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Phil Knight, MBA ’62: Never Give Up

On this podcast episode, the chairman emeritus of Nike discusses the roots of his competitive drive.
May 29, 2019
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A Prognosis for Primary Care

With outpatient treatment on the rise, could better teamwork guard against error — and the accompanying malpractice suits?