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In Market Basket protests, three lessons for corporate America
Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014
Outlet: WBUR – Cognoscenti Blog (Opinion Piece)
Thomas Kochan is the George Maverick Bunker Professor of Management and co-director of the Institute for Work & Employment Research at MIT's Sloan School of Management.
Why marketplace businesses don't have subscriptions
Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014
Outlet: The Huffington Post (Opinion Piece)
Ryan Buckley is Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of Scripted.com. Ryan holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management and an MPP from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.
General Motors should expect more failed parts: Column
Published: Mon, 21 Jul 2014
Outlet: USA Today (Opinion Piece)
Steven Spearis Senior Lecturer at the MIT Sloan School of Management and author of The High Velocity Edge: How Market Leaders Leverage Operational Excellence to Beat the Competition.
Natixis to invest in financial behavior research at MIT
Published: Mon, 21 Jul 2014
Outlet: The Boston Globe
With technological changes, personal investing can be more automated than ever before, said Andrew W. Lo, a professor of finance at MIT who will lead the research project.
Sloan Professor Evan Apfelbaum on World Cup fever
Published: Sun, 20 Jul 2014
Outlet: WHDH TV's Urban Update (Video)
MIT Sloan Professor Evan Apfelbaum talks about why there was so much support for soccer during the World Cup on WHDH's Urban Update.
From big data to deep data
Published: Fri, 18 Jul 2014
Outlet: The Huffington Post (Opinion Piece)
Otto Scharmer is a Senior Lecturer at MIT, and founding chair of the Presencing Institute. He co-founded the Global Wellbeing and GNH Lab and is Vice Chair of the World Economic Forum's Global Agenda Council on Leadership.
How an MIT researcher ties digital capacity to increased revenue
Published: Thu, 17 Jul 2014
Outlet: Blue Sky Innovation
Meanwhile, companies that drove those changes with strong leadership from the top reaped the largest rewards, said George Westerman, a research scientist at the MIT Sloan Initiative on the Digital Economy and co-author of the coming book “Leading Digital: Turning Technology Into Business Transformation.”
'Job creation to meet population growth a daunting task'
Published: Wed, 16 Jul 2014
Outlet: Money Control
SP Kothari, Deputy Dean, MIT Sloan School of Management gave his take on the expectations from Arun Jaitely's maiden Union Budget and his outlook on the road ahead for the Indian economy.
Mental-health monitoring goes mobile
Published: Wed, 16 Jul 2014
Outlet: Phys.org
At the time, Madan had already dabbled in MIT's entrepreneurial ecosystem, having previously entered the $100K Entrepreneurship Competition, which helped him "get over the hump" of building a business by teaching him how to create a business plan.
Aha! Social can transform businesses - and create value, too
Published: Tue, 15 Jul 2014
Outlet: CMSwire
That's the key finding from the just released third annual Social Business Global Executive Study and Research Project. Conducted jointly by the MIT Sloan Management Review and two subsidiaries of Deloitte LLP….
Improving retail by studying shoppers' behavior
Published: Mon, 14 Jul 2014
Outlet: Phys.org
Özer and his colleague Karen Zheng, assistant professor at MIT Sloan, identified two behavioral issues that influenced consumers' decisions: regret about choosing one action over another and the misunderstanding about the likelihood that a product would be available during the markdown period.
Easy flights to capital
Published: Mon, 14 Jul 2014
Outlet: Xconomy (Opinion Piece)
Xavier Giroud is the Ford International Career Development Professor of Finance at the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Beijing, Brazil, 7-1: Awareness shift in soccer, society
Published: Sat, 12 Jul 2014
Outlet: The Huffington Post (Opinion Piece)
Otto Scharmer is a Senior Lecturer at MIT, and founding chair of the Presencing Institute. He co-founded the Global Wellbeing and GNH Lab and is Vice Chair of the World Economic Forum's Global Agenda Council on Leadership.
Another reason not to fear inflation
Published: Fri, 11 Jul 2014
Outlet: Bloomberg View (Opinion Piece)
Roberto Rigobon is the Society of Sloan Fellows Professor of Applied Economics at the MIT Sloan School of Management, a research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research and a member of the Census Bureau's Scientific Advisory Committee.
Phoodeez, el Uber de la comida
Published: Fri, 11 Jul 2014
Outlet: El Mundo (Spain)
Se conocieron en la Sloan School of Management del MIT, donde se dieron cuenta de que la escuela acogía un buen número de eventos que requerían catering y, al mismo tiempo, la comida que se servía siempre era muy parecida.
Harvard struggling to catch up to MIT in tech innovation
Published: Fri, 11 Jul 2014
Outlet: Education News
The I-Lab strongly resembles MIT's Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship, which opened its doors in 1990. This sincerest form of flattery is obvious even to Harvard alums like Bill Aulet, who is the managing director of the Trust Center.
What you should know about Boston's two new venture capital firms
Published: Thu, 10 Jul 2014
Outlet: BostInno
A twenty-something self-proclaimed "investor by accident," Liu graduated from MIT's School of Management in 2012, and was previously working on an algorithm startup called Twithinks.
Samba Tech CEO sees a beautiful horizon
Published: Wed, 09 Jul 2014
Outlet: IDG Connect
It started in 2007 when I was waiting for the Boston airport re-opening after a thunderstorm. I got talking to someone who turned out to be a director at MIT and he suggested that I put Samba Tech forward for the G-Lab [Global Entrepreneurship] program from Sloan, MIT's business school.

MIT Sloan alumnus Carly Fiorina, SF '89, former chairman, president, and CEO of Hewlett-Packard, has changed traditional assumptions about high-tech leadership.