Study: Illinois is ‘powerhouse’ for producing female founders – 08/06/15
This article mentions that Kellogg is number 10 on a list of post-graduate schools that produce the most female entrepreneurs based on a report by CrunchBase; no other Illinois schools make that list. At the University level, Northwestern is tied for 12th, the University of Illinois is No. 18 and University of Chicago is tied for 21st in producing female founder.
Poets & Quants
Record GMAT Score & Women at Kellogg – 08/04/15
This article discusses how Kellogg’s incoming class of two-year MBA students boasts the highest percentage of women ever at 43%, as well as a record average GMAT score of 724, an eight-point rise from last year. News on this topic also ran in Crain’s Chicago Business.
The Wall Street Journal
LinkingIn to Data Products – 07/22/15
This article by Professor Russell Walker talks about how LinkedIn is an excellent example of how to make money from data products, yet the company has only scratched the surface of what is to be done in creating value from information.