Sunday, September 25, 2016
Saturday, September 24, 2016
it ain't so.
Monday, September 12, 2016
These are some of the big findings in a new study of 459,000 onetime management consultants by the social network LinkedIn. Experience in one additional functional area improved a person’s odds of becoming a senior executive as much as three years of extra experience. And working in four different functions had nearly the same impact as getting an M.B.A. from a top-five program.Good news for (courageous) job switchers:
And two business school professors, Jennifer Merluzzi of Tulane and Damon J. Phillips of Columbia, studied hundreds of graduates of an elite M.B.A. program who went into investment banking. The people who were specialists — who had focused only on banking in the past — received fewer offers and lower starting bonuses than those who had worked across various specialties.Read more in the NYT. Thanks, +Ted Sumers
Sunday, September 11, 2016
Saturday, September 10, 2016
Are we ready to take over the genetic blueprints of the lives on Earth? It's possible with CRISPER and gene drives. Read more in Bloomberg.
"It’s not a pipeline problem. It’s about loneliness, competition and deeply rooted barriers." Read more in the NYT .
A few insights on why gender stereotypes suck for everyone involved: Masculinity, in essence, is something that men earn, rather than so...
A return to the past should not blind us to present problems. Check out Anne-Marie Slaughter's post in FT . Thanks, +Claire Packer ...