Operations

April 15, 2014
The former CEO of BP discusses climate change, fracking, and fossil fuel abundance.
Silhouette of African continent
April 9, 2014
Applications accepted through June 13, 2014.
Flag of India
April 9, 2014
Applications accepted through June 13, 2014.
Eric Schmidt, Condoleezza Rice, and Jared Cohen before their talk at Stanford GSB
March 26, 2014
Condoleezza Rice and Google’s Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen discuss communication technologies, foreign policy, and geopolitics.
Illustration of a plant and roots representing Renfrew's startup
March 21, 2014
A case explores the challenges Gregg Renfrew faced in launching her non-toxic cosmetics business — and asks you what to do next.
Front entrance to Schwab Residential Center
March 13, 2014
$75 million project enhances Knight Management Center living and learning complex.
Professor Sarah Soule
February 18, 2014
Their goal: to speed the flow of research results and open access to ideas and knowledge.
Stanford GSB on YouTube -
February 6, 2014
Non-profit organizations in the international aid and social sectors can utilize best practices from the corporate world.
Professors Hayagreeva Rao and Robert Sutton
January 7, 2014
Two Stanford professors discuss their new book, Scaling Up Excellence, which reveals how the best leaders and teams develop, spread, and instill the right growth mindset in their organization.
Mall food court restaurants
December 11, 2013
In spite of negative portrayals in the news media, Shai Bernstein finds that private equity buyouts add value to companies' operations without decimating their workforces.
April 15, 2014
The former CEO of BP discusses climate change, fracking, and fossil fuel abundance.
Flag of India
April 9, 2014
Applications accepted through June 13, 2014.
Silhouette of African continent
April 9, 2014
Applications accepted through June 13, 2014.
Eric Schmidt, Condoleezza Rice, and Jared Cohen before their talk at Stanford GSB
March 26, 2014
Condoleezza Rice and Google’s Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen discuss communication technologies, foreign policy, and geopolitics.
Front entrance to Schwab Residential Center
March 13, 2014
$75 million project enhances Knight Management Center living and learning complex.
Stanford GSB Library Staircase
September 23, 2013
Stanford scholars explore how the path you take affects your career prospects.
Ulises1, an art satellite
September 16, 2013
One of Mexico's leading businessmen advises a group of artists on their launch of one of the world's first art satellites.
participants in Stanford Ignite
July 31, 2013
Participants in Stanford Ignite learn how to move their innovative ideas forward.
illustration - fishing in a sea of CVs
July 16, 2013
The Stanford GSB lecturer and chairman of JetBlue airlines explains how to bring the best people on board. 
sign for Charles Krug Winery
June 21, 2013
Each season presents Napa’s oldest winery with a chance for spectacular success — and its own particular challenges.
Illustration of a plant and roots representing Renfrew's startup
March 21, 2014
A case explores the challenges Gregg Renfrew faced in launching her non-toxic cosmetics business — and asks you what to do next.
Professor Sarah Soule
February 18, 2014
Their goal: to speed the flow of research results and open access to ideas and knowledge.
Professors Hayagreeva Rao and Robert Sutton
January 7, 2014
Two Stanford professors discuss their new book, Scaling Up Excellence, which reveals how the best leaders and teams develop, spread, and instill the right growth mindset in their organization.
Mall food court restaurants
December 11, 2013
In spite of negative portrayals in the news media, Shai Bernstein finds that private equity buyouts add value to companies' operations without decimating their workforces.
Anat Admati, professor, Stanford GSB
January 28, 2013
How, and why, Stanford's Anat Admati took on the banking system.
Kenneth Singleton
September 15, 2011
The 2008 turmoil in world oil prices was not caused by an imbalance of supply and demand, argues Professor Kenneth Singleton of the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Instead there was an "economically and statistically significant effect of investor flows on futures prices."
June 1, 2011
Young companies that adopt structured systems to run their operations in their early years grow three times faster than competitors and have a lower rate of CEO turnover, according to an award-winning research paper.
April 1, 2011
Fast fashion-designing products that capture the latest consumer trends, and then spending extra money to get them to market quickly, can be well worth the extra expense, increasing profits exponentially, says Stanford Graduate School of Business Professor Robert Swinney, coauthor of a recent study.
March 1, 2011
In the business world, women who are aggressive, assertive, and confident but who can turn these traits on and off depending on the social circumstances get more promotions than either men or other women, according to a recent study by Olivia O'Neill and Charles O'Reilly.
January 1, 2011
Observers of Silicon Valley have always assumed that the most successful companies get their competitive edge by paying their star employees more than the competition to fuel innovation. Now research, co-authored by Professor Kathryn Shaw, and using the academic field of insider econometrics, has been able to prove that this assumption is indeed true.