Alumni News

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

June 5, 2017
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The CEO of GM discusses leadership lessons and the future of self-driving cars.
Mary Barra | ToniBird Photography
June 2, 2017
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In the aftermath of the U.S. presidential election, a workshop series was launched to help students move beyond political conflict.
Two students walking on campus | Elena Zhukova
May 31, 2017
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Reminding customers of their loyalty to your business makes them much more likely to refer friends.
Cathedral of Light' at the Sydney Botanical Garden | Reuters/Jason Reed
May 30, 2017
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A student of human interaction learns at Stanford GSB that genuine sharing about difficult experiences strengthens bonds.
Lauren Westbrook-McIntosh, MBA ’12 | ToniBird Photography
May 22, 2017
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The recent award dinner also celebrated the generosity of fellowship donors whose gifts financially support Stanford GSB students.
Stanford GSB Dean Jonathan Levin pins 2017 Arbuckle Award recipient John Donahoe, MBA ’86. | Stacy Geiken
May 22, 2017
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Now back at Stanford, a sustainability expert advises students to take advantage of the opportunities and savvy people around them.
Alicia Seiger, MBA ’02 | ToniBird Photography
May 17, 2017
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Bolstered by the support and honesty of his Stanford GSB peers, a student who was once on the outskirts of his community takes an advocacy post in the Canadian government.
Marco Chan, MBA ’16 | ToniBird Photography
May 15, 2017
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A Mexico City venture capitalist discusses what it takes to build an entrepreneurial ecosystem.
View of the busy street outside the Metropolitan Cathedral of the Assumption in Mexico City, Mexico at night. | iStock/Holgs
May 15, 2017
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Participants get an on-the-ground view of businesses and the impact of the Stanford Seed Transformation Program during a 2017 faculty study trip.
Fishing village of Elmina in Ghana | Liz Walker
May 8, 2017
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New research examines fair market value of startups worth over $1 billion and finds huge discrepancies in their purported worth.
 A reveller dressed as a unicorn. |  Reuters/Kieran Doherty
April 18, 2017
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A new study reveals spikes in stress when employees are told to think of time as money.
Twelve wall clocks close together. | Reuters/Brian Snyder
April 18, 2017
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The TaskRabbit CEO is used to being the first — and blazing a path for those who will follow.
Chess board  | iStock/JDawnink
March 30, 2017
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Khan Academy’s new president focuses on expanding the online learning site.
Girl studying in a library  | iStock/Jacob Ammentorp Lund
March 21, 2017
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Industry leaders discuss the value of storytelling and folding culture into the company charter.
A Caucasian and Muslim women having a conversation | istock/mediaphotos
March 20, 2017
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Taking a lesson from his childhood, the cofounder of an online school wants to democratize genius.
Serena Williams of the U.S. hits a shot during her Women's singles final match against Venus Williams of the U.S. | Reuters/Edgar Su
March 7, 2017
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Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen says giving is about more than just writing checks.
A pile of blankets to be given away | Reuters / Adrees Latif
March 3, 2017
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How robots, “smart” ovens, and old-fashioned cooking skills might challenge a $40 billion industry.
Students eating pizza | iStock/franckreporter
February 22, 2017
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How workforce development programs turn talent puddles into talent pools.
A female college senior meets a company representative at a job fair | Reuters/Andrew Burton
February 22, 2017
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Pritzker, MBA/JD ’85, will deliver the 2017 graduation address at Stanford GSB on June 17.
graduates at the 2016 diploma ceremony
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