“I actively work to get students to find teammates who think differently than they do. You can’t be successful in management if you only have a single point of view or a particular set of skills.”

Wanda J. Orlikowski
Eaton-Peabody Professor of Communication Sciences

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It’s been 100 years since Massachusetts Institute of Technology began teaching management education, starting in 1914 with a single class that bore a curious name – Course XV – and culminating in 1952 when MIT opened the Sloan School of Management.

 

MIT Sloan is celebrating its 100th anniversary of management education Saturday, during its alumni weekend, with a daylong symposium of speakers.