Harvard Business Review
When Your Boss Wears Metal Pants – 05/20/15
Article quotes Professor Adam Waytz on an experiment he co-conducted on people’s skepticism about algorithms, and how algorithm avoidance is even more pronounced for work that we perceive as more sophisticated or instinctive than number crunching.
Poets & Quants
Class of 2015: The World’s Best and Brightest MBAs – 05/16/15
Inaugural roundup of a diverse group of 50 talented young MBA students includes Kellogg student Bruno Valle, a full-time student from Brazil who will be returning to Bain & Company upon graduation.
Indians to rule B-schools in the US soon – 05/15/15
Article quotes Kate Smith, Assistant Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid at Kellogg, on how India is a focal point for the school. References a recent Economic Times article in which Smith is also quoted.
How to join the 1% – 05/14/15
Article reviews Professor Lauren Rivera’s new book “Pedigree: How Elite Students Get Elite Jobs,” which discusses the pressing question of maximizing the chances of joining elite professional services firms.
WTTW - Chicago Tonight
Municipal Bankruptcy in Illinois – 05/14/15
Video panel includes Professor Don Haider discussing whether Chicago should declare bankruptcy as its financial challenges grow in light of its credit downgrade to junk status by Moody’s Investors Service, and what this would mean for the city.
Are You an "O" Type Marketer? – 05/08/15
Article quotes Professor Brian Uzzi on the challenges marketers face when they have an ‘O-dependent’ product - meaning that consumers consult other people’s opinions before buying - in the digital era and how to overcome that challenge by utilizing data sets.