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New Thunderbird Dean Accepts Leadership Baton from Morrison

July 9, 2018

Dr. Allen Morrison continues the tradition of passing on the "chain of command" to the new leader of the Thunderbird School of Global Management, Dr. Sanjeev Khagram. Thunderbird alum Hiroshi Hamada was in attendance to aid in the leadership transition ceremony as Thunderbird celebrated the... read more

What a China-U.S. Trade War Might Look Like

What a China-U.S. Trade War Might Look Like

June 29, 2018

What will a China-U.S. trade war look like? It depends.read more

American Healthcare Companies Expand Globally

The Steps American Healthcare Companies Must Consider to Expand Globally

June 15, 2018

It’s well-known around the world that despite its many breakthrough technologies and advances in healthcare, the United States lags behind other countries when it comes to coverage, cost, and quality. However, as healthcare companies rush to address these challenges driven by consumers in the US, they must realize that anything viable in America likely has potential overseas, assuming the right steps for international expansion are taken.read more

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Is the United Nations Getting Ready for the Transformational Power of Forgiveness?

May 17, 2018

During April 24-25, 2018 the United Nations convened a high-level meeting in New York on peacebuilding and sustaining peace. The purpose of the meeting was to assess efforts undertaken and opportunities to strengthen the United Nations work on peacebuilding and sustaining peace. The United Nations... read more

Thunderbird Knowledge Network Needs Your Feedback

Thunderbird Knowledge Network Wants Your Feedback

April 24, 2018

Since its resurrection a year ago, Knowledge Network has delivered actionable insights and thought-provoking perspectives to more than 47,000 people! Now it’s time to take it to the next level, and for that we need your help. Take 5 minutes and share your thoughts.read more

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Corporate Social Responsibility: Doing Good While Doing Well

April 10, 2018

It’s a common misconception: a company has to choose between doing well and doing good. But the two are not mutually exclusive. Many very profitable corporations – IBM, Starbucks, and Chipotle to name just a few – are proving that corporate social responsibility (CSR) isn’t just good for society, it’s also good for the bottom line.read more

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Corporate Social Responsibility: Good for the World & the Bottom Line

April 10, 2018

In our highly connected world, people pay attention to corporate behavior. People noticed when Dick’s Sporting Goods banned the sale of assault-type weapons, and when REI said ‘no’ to Black Friday. What’s more: people change their investment in companies when they take a strong stance. In a survey by Cone Communications, 87% of consumers surveyed would purchase a product because the company supported an issue they care about. And 76% would refuse to support a company if its values weren’t aligned with their ownread more

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Climate Change Is a Management Issue

April 4, 2018

Climate change is a hot topic--and what people tend to focus on the most is quantity. How many species are left, how much water is used, how many acres of forest are grown and so on? While the numbers are important, what is even more important is the factor that we can manage: how we use natural resources.read more

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Yep, That’s a Job: Opportunities in Corporate Social Responsibility

April 2, 2018

A simple search on LinkedIn proves that there are no shortages of career opportunities in the field of corporate social responsibility (CSR). And as more companies adopt CSR there will be even more opportunities available. Career options range from CSR Specialist to Social Impact Manager in just about any field that interests you – marketing, politics, media, retail, and many more. A CSR career is a unique opportunity to combine your passion for doing good with an industry that interests you.read more

A B-School’s Role in Speeding Progress for Women in the Boardroom & Beyond

Speeding Progress for Women in the Boardroom & Beyond

March 19, 2018

A seat at the table. A say in the decision. If participation equals representation, then boardrooms around the world need to do better. They need more women.read more