Kellogg School of Managemennt
on Executive Education
 
March 2009
Providing knowledge and tools to help you rise to any challenge in your organization.


Welcome to the Kellogg School's newsletter for those who participate in our executive education programs.

At the Kellogg School, we believe that executive education is the most direct way to make an immediate impact on the practice of management. In today's business environment, nothing could be more important.

This newsletter will connect you with the latest research by our faculty members and special topics that will focus on issues at the intersection of people and the work they do.

 
     
  Executive Briefing  
 


Executive Education in a Turbulent Economy

When times are tough, costs are cut. Where should executive education fit in those difficult decisions? Is staff training an investment or just a junket? Steve Burnett, Associate Dean of Executive Education at the Kellogg School, explores key questions and considerations about the role of executive education during a down economy. Read More

 
     
  Program Profile  
 


Advanced Executive Program
This past June, a diverse group of 39 senior executives from across the globe found themselves packing to go back to school. Headed to the James L. Allen Center to attend the Kellogg School's four-week live-in Advanced Executive Program (AEP) they soon found themselves jumping on stage with a jazz quartet and presenting a strategy to the CEO of Elizabeth Arden. Read More

 
     
  Insight - Kellogg School Research  
 


Kellogg School of Management faculty offer their latest research in an online digest emphasizing key findings that you can put to work today.

"Measuring Trust - Introducing the Financial Trust Index"
by Paola Sapienza and Luigi Zingales
The Financial Trust Index shows how trust in our nation's financial institutions and government leadership has eroded.

"Learning from Zillow and Zoots: Improved Performance through Service Inventory Management"
by Sunil Chopra and Martin Lariviere
Managing service inventory improves service and also reduces costs.

"Code Red: Health Reform and Economic Stimulus: A Good Match?" by David Dranove and William White
Two Economists Examine the Ailing U.S. Healthcare System

 
     
     
 

Career Corner with Professor Ellington-Booth

Question: When is the best time to hire an executive coach, and what kinds of results can managers realistically expect to achieve from coaching?
Read More

Join the conversation:
email a question to Professor Ellington-Booth.

 
     
     
  Upcoming Programs

Corporate Governance: Effectiveness and Accountability in the Boardroom
May 3-6, 2009

Distribution Channel Management: Bridging the Sales and Marketing Divide
May 3-6, 2009

The Market Focused Organization: Creating and Delivering the Customer Experience
May 11-15, 2009

Supply Chain Management: Strategy and Planning for Effective Operations
June 7-10, 2009

Corporate Financial Strategies for Creating Shareholder Value
July 19-24, 2009

The 2009 Program Calendar

 
     
     

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Kellogg Executive Education
James L Allen Center
2169 N. Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208-2800

Phone: 847.467.7000
ExecEd@kellogg.northwestern.edu