Alumni News

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

February 10, 2017
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Greg Waldorf: “The ability to control your own destiny is the biggest thing.”
Greg Waldorf photographed by Drew Kelly
February 6, 2017
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A Stanford GSB alum shares six ways you can create your own diverse career path.
Two arrows pointing in different directions | iStock/wedninth
January 26, 2017
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Rupert Murdoch notes positive impact of Latino-owned businesses at Jan. 18 State of Latino Entrepreneurship Event
Sol Trujillo and Rupert Murdoch | Stacy Geiken
January 25, 2017
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Applications for the August 2017 program now open. Apply by Wednesday, March 1 2017, 5pm PST.
College students Gregory Knox (left) and David Giongco got a taste for design-thinking at the inaugural Stanford Future Leaders Program in August 2016. | Stanford MBA Admissions
January 25, 2017
Clear Admit|The SIF program launched eight years ago now counts 15 fellows among its alumni.
Change wall at Stanford GSB
January 12, 2017
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A new study asked hundreds of VCs to rank the factors that drive their investment decisions.
A group of people talking at a conference table | iStock/Peopleimages
January 9, 2017
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Inside Stanford GSB’s ambitious venture to lift people out of poverty.
Workers drying spent brewery grain for poultry feed at Nation Feeders in Nigeria.
January 9, 2017
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A strong sense of conviction can both encourage and discourage people from speaking out.
A student shouts slogans during a protest | Reuters/Marcelo del Pozo
December 28, 2016
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Take these life lessons to heart and reset your thinking for the new year.
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December 12, 2016
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Long commute? Spend the time listening to these 10 Stanford Business stories.
A woman wearing headphones | Reuters/David Gray
December 6, 2016
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The country’s oldest school for blind students turns to mobile apps, online courses, and driverless cars.
Three blind students lead one another | Dave Power | Courtesy of the Perkins School for the Blind
December 6, 2016
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Reading recommendations from the Stanford GSB community.
A woman reads a book | Reuters/Miguel Vidal
December 5, 2016
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A hands-on learning opportunity for students to manage a fund focused on social and environmental impact, Stanford GSB Impact Fund has made its first investment.
A white board with notes on it | Stanford Center for Social Innovation
November 28, 2016
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Business training can help physicians navigate the complex and ever-changing logistics of health care.
Doctors conduct a meeting around a conference table | iStock/Rawpixel
November 22, 2016
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Act as a team; focus on small kindnesses; turn on the music and dance.
A couple holds hands | Reuters/Chris Wattie
November 21, 2016
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Lacob explains what it takes to turn around a basketball team — and a business.
Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green with owner Joe Lacob | Reuters/Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports
November 16, 2016
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The 2016 Employment Report points to a strong market for Stanford MBA graduates and salaries that surpassed last year’s all-time high.
 "Monument to Change as it Changes” at Stanford GSB | Elena Zhukova
November 14, 2016
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How executives make the tough calls in a demanding industry.
Tricia Seibold with pictures by Reuters/Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports, Reuters/Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports, and Courtesy of the San Diego Gulls
November 11, 2016
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It can ease the pain when you lose but backfire when you win.
A man standing in the middle of an empty six-lane road | Reuters/Paul Hanna
November 9, 2016
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A Stanford researcher disputes the theory of “choice overload.”
A woman stands in front of shelves of beverages | Reuters/Stephane Mahe