Kellogg in the News

Harvard Business Review

Go Ahead, Skip that Networking Event – 05/14/18
Article on the inefficiencies of networking events quotes Professor Brian Uzzi, who said potent networks are not forged through casual interactions but through relatively high-stakes activities that connect you with diverse others.

Marketing Center Munster TV

MCM Spotlight: 100+ Seconds Munster Food for Thought with Anne Coughlan – 05/14/18
Video interviews Professor Anne Coughlan about what good marketing entails and how the tools marketers use today have changed.


U.S. to consider expanding Medicare drug price negotiation – 05/14/18
Article discusses the possibility of Medicare having the expanded ability to negotiate the cost of drugs. Quotes Professor Craig Garthwaite, who said on the one hand we are talking about banning rebates, but on the other we are talking about how great the private market is at controlling costs. Also covered in U.S. News & World Report.

Business Insider

I asked a top relationship psychologist for his 3 best pieces of advice about marriage – 05/13/18
Article interviews Professor Eli Finkel on his advice for strategies to improve marriage, which includes working on it as much as possible, using love hacks and asking less of the marriage.

The Wall Street Journal

Trump’s Plan to Cut Drug Prices Leaves Industry Relieved – 05/11/18
Article about how President Trump’s announced healthcare initiatives left pharmaceutical companies relieved, quotes Professor Craig Garthwaite, who said the proposal is vague on details and filled with more slogans than actual sound economic policies.


Is There Cause For Optimism on Trump Trade Deals? – 05/10/18
Article by Adjunct Professor Phil Levy analyzes President Trump’s trade deals and tactics, specifically analyzing his negotiations with South Korea as well as the Trans-Pacific Partnership.


A New Study Confirms That You’re Really Going to Regret Not Chasing Your Crazy Dreams – 05/10/18
Article discusses the regret associated with not chasing your dreams, citing research from Professor Neal Roese, who found that people regret things they did not do far more than things they tried at but failed.

The Washington Post

What to watch for in President Trump’s long-awaited drug-price speech – 05/10/18
Article about what to expect in President Trump’s drug-price speech quotes Professor Craig Garthwaite, who said a lot of what the administration focuses on is the out-of-pocket payments of the patients at the pharmacy. Professor Garthwaite was also quoted on this topic in Bloomberg and


To Attract the Best, First Understand Why They Leave – 05/09/18
Article by Adjunct Lecturer Jeff Hyman discusses the importance of understanding why employees leave and remedying that problem to help bring in rockstar employees.

Poets & Quants

The Big Picture in Business Analytics – 05/09/18
Article highlights the emergence of business analytics programs at top MBA programs, noting Kellogg’s analytics pathway as well as its cross-disciplinary program for data analytics. The article mentions that Kellogg’s program is “built around the observation that managers do not always have a sense of what analytics can do for them, and data scientists do not always understand enough about a manager’s problem to be helpful.”


How to launch your career right, according to the dean of Kellogg School of Management – 05/09/18
Article by Dean Sally Blount discusses how to increase the chances of success for young women as they begin their careers.


Artificial Intelligence, Collective Cerebella, Attention and our Future – 05/08/18
Article by Professor Robert Wolcott discusses what control people will begin to cede as artificial intelligence continues to grow.

Business Insider

A cutting-edge new cancer treatment has two different price tags, and it could be the future of how we pay for drugs – 05/07/18
Article about the different price tags for a new cancer treatment cites research from Professor Craig Garthwaite about concerns with indication-based pricing, which prices drugs based on what the drugs are treating.

The Conversation

Most successful entrepreneurs are older than you think – 05/07/18
Article by Professor Benjamin Jones discusses his research which found that the age of a successful entrepreneur is actually much older than people expected. This research was also covered in Fast Company and Quartz.


Fair Play: T-Mobile, Spring Push Regulators to Examine Emerging Technology – 05/06/18
Article discusses the legal issues surround a merger of T-Mobile and Sprint, quoting Professor David Dranove on the difficulty of predicting how this will impact the future on the industry.

The Wall Street Journal

Americans Should be More Financially Literate. But What Does That Mean? – 05/06/18
Article by Professor Benjamin Harris analyzes what it truly means to be financially literate and dissects the difference between understanding the theory behind decisions and understanding practical steps needed to be in good financial health.


Trump Administration Talks Trade with China – 05/05/18
Podcast interviews Adjunct Professor Phil Levy about the Trump administration’s plan for dealing with trade with China.

Chicago Tribune

In quest for tech leadership positions, Chicago women band together to challenge ‘bro fest’ – 05/04/18
Article discussing the challenges Chicago women face in breaking into the male-dominated tech industry, highlights Betsy Ziegler and her path to becoming the first female CEO of the incubator 1871.


Trump’s Team Gives a Master Class in How Not to Deal with China – 05/04/18
Article by Adjunct Professor Phil Levy critiques how President Trump mishandled trade negotiations with China, ultimately ceding leverage to China in negotiations.


Despite Youth on Farm, Abbott Ventures Chief Avoids Spreading Manure – 05/04/18
Article features Adjunct Lecturer Evan Norton, discussing his role as CEO of Abbott Ventures as well his thoughts on the market landscape of medical devices and diagnostics.