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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.

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Michael Moritz visited Stanford GSB as part of the View From The Top speaker series in 2019. | Stacy Geiken
September 4, 2019
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Michael Moritz: Look for Unexpected Opportunities

On this podcast episode, the Sequoia Capital partner discusses the top two challenges facing the tech industry: identifying promising companies and promoting diversity.

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Phil Knight, MBA ’62, visited Stanford GSB as part of the View From The Top speaker series in 2019.
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.

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August 19, 2019
Written

Presence, Structure, Performance: 5 Tips to Improve Your Public Speaking

Our experts’ tips on small changes that can make or break your next presentation.

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Diane Von Furstenberg visited Stanford GSB as part of the View From The Top speaker series in 2019. Credit: Stacy Geiken
August 16, 2019
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Diane Von Furstenberg: The Most Important Relationship You’ll Have Is the One With Yourself

On this podcast episode, Diane Von Furstenberg, founder of the DVF clothing line, discusses the importance of character in bouncing back from setbacks.
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Leadership in Focus is a large collection of short videos that bring to life real-world business challenges and spark lively discussions aimed at improving executive skills. Each short video is accompanied by teaching notes for added context, suggested discussion questions and role-playing ideas to help engage groups of managers in learning experiences of their own. Leaders may also experience the cases online with opportunities to calibrate their thinking for actionable insights.

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May 29, 2019
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What Climbing Expeditions Tell Us about Teamwork

A new study mines decades of mountaineering data to measure how groupthink fares against top-down leadership.

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Diane Von Furstenberg: The Most Important Relationship You’ll Have Is the One With Yourself

On this podcast episode, Diane Von Furstenberg, founder of the DVF clothing line, discusses the importance of character in bouncing back from setbacks.
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What Climbing Expeditions Tell Us about Teamwork

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The investment icon says a system of thoughtful disagreement creates competitive advantage.
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