02/13/14 – CNBC
Article reports on succession plans for businesses and quotes Professor John Ward, who says only a third of family-controlled businesses transfer leadership to a second generation of family control.
02/13/14 – CNBC
Professor Craig Garthwaite comments on AOL’s change to healthcare and 401k plans, leaving some employees with fewer benefits.
02/12/14 – Equity Group Investments’ Sam Zell talks entrepreneurship at Kellogg’s Brave Leader SeriesFull Story
01/27/14 – Global
Professor Benjamin Jones comments in an article regarding the Matthew effect which is “the work of those with high status receives greater attention than equivalent work by those who are not as well known.”
01/21/14 – The Palm Beach Post
Article discusses people who have made major innovations after forty. Professor Benjamin F. Jones is mentioned for his study that found the average Nobel Prize winner and great inventors is 39.
01/16/14 – The China Post
Article discusses Zhao Yancheng's book “The Causes of Wealth of People” which is based on Chinese people's experiences of starting businesses in the country. The book is forwarded by Professor Lloyd Shefsky. Also covered in: China Daily, Doing business the Chinese way, 1/13/14
01/15/14 – Trader Planet
Reports on the Morgan Stanley Sustainable Investing Challenge and how they have teamed up with Kellogg and INSEAD, for a competition to create market-based solutions for economic, social and environmental problems.
01/14/14 – Medill
Reports on the rising optimism of small business owners. Professor Lloyd Shefsky says that might be more about being an entrepreneur than an overall change in the economy, and that small business owners are overly optimistic people.
01/13/14 – Brian Schafer ’05 went from CFO at a scrap metal company to pairing craft beer with fine diningFull Story
01/02/14 – Kellogg part-time students win “Most Innovative” at case competitionFull Story
12/30/13 – Restaurant entrepreneur Carlos Branger ’97 follows his parents’ example to improve his communityFull Story
12/26/13 – Students create risk management tool for Land O’ LakesFull Story
12/19/13 – The Huffington Post UK
Reports on the Kellogg Innovation Network (KIN) ASEAN Forum. The article highlights several statements made by KIN co-founder Professor Robert C. Wolcott during the conference, including: "An accelerator to innovation is trust - which has to be established before any idea or innovation."
12/11/13 – Forbes
Professor John Ward discusses how family businesses focus more on preserving assets and family reputation unlike non-family businesses that invest more in risk for a higher yield.
12/02/13 – Jai Shekhawat ’96 uses cloud computing to create breakthroughs in workforce management Full Story
11/21/13 – Kellogg Education Technology Incubator funds tech startups by students, for studentsFull Story
11/19/13 – Chicago Tribune
In a video interview with Professor Linda Darragh, she explains how her Levy Institute for Entrepreneurial Practice teaches future business innovators to pursue "big ideas."
11/14/13 – StartupNU: From idea to business plan in two daysFull Story
11/07/13 – FinWin
Reports on the Innovation Expo, which explored discussions on big data in a series of panel discussions moderated by Robert C. Wolcott, a senior lecturer at the Kellogg and executive director of the Kellogg Innovation Network (KIN).
11/04/13 – Sonali Lamba and Nicole Staple address an underserved market — time-crunched bridal parties — with BridesideFull Story