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.
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.”