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May | June 2010
The Connected Capitalists
“The purpose of the corporation is to maximize shareholder value.”
“The purpose of the corporation is to serve society.”
Peter Senge hopes to redefine what it means to be successful in business—and wants business schools to do the same.
The Holistic Leader
Three business programs teach students to integrate mind, body, and spirit to become more effective leaders.
Targeting the Market
Two schools find fresh approaches for reaching the students they want.
Going Global: What's Next?
Now that leading business schools have spent more than a decade running programs overseas—particularly in Asia—what knowledge have they gained that will help them fine-tune international education over the next decade?
Transforming the Business School
Seven key skill sets will equip future leaders to manage people and build value within next-generation enterprises.
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Soft Skills Matter: In Business School and Beyond
Measuring soft skills in a standardized way provides business schools with vital information to drive success for businesses and future business leaders.
Bringing Social Impact and Sustainability Goals Into the Curriculum
As young people challenge accepted business practices and take leadership into their own hands, business schools are beginning to adapt to shifting student expectations.
Digital Transformation: Mind the Gap
How can business schools prepare future leaders for digital transformation? By teaching them to develop a mindset that encourages critical thinking about change and technology.