Alumni News

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

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
November 9, 2016
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Rajan Patel and Ronnie Washington have been named 2016 Social Innovation Fellows, joining a select group of emerging social entrepreneurs who have received grants since 2009.
2016 Social Innovation Fellows Rajan Patel (left) and Ronnie Washington (right) flank Neil Malhotra, faculty director of the Center for Social Innovation | Stacy Geiken Photography
November 7, 2016
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Researchers find connected bankers benefited by trading shares in their banks before government cash infusions.
A man walks past the Federal Reserve Bank in Washington, D.C. | Reuters/Kevin Lamarque
November 3, 2016
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The former CEO of eBay encourages students to build a life outside of work and find creative solutions to problems.
John Donahoe | Reuters/Stephen Lam
November 2, 2016
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This fall, the Stanford Graduate School of Business welcomed six new professors — including the 2016 winner of the prestigious John Bates Clark award, Yuliy Sannikov — and 11 lecturers.
A window reflection at Stanford GSB | Elena Zhukova