Nano Tool: Confidence When you Need it Most

Contributor: G. Richard Shell, Thomas Gerrity Professor, Professor of Legal Studies and Business Ethics and Management; The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania; author of Springboard: Launching Your Personal Search for Success Nano Tools for Leaders® are fast, effective leadership tools that you can learn and start using in less than 15Read More

2018 Joseph Wharton Lifetime Achievement Award goes to former Chairman and CEO of Medtronic

Professor Mike Useem sat down in October 2018 with Arthur D. Collins, Jr., former chairman & CEO of Medtronic and the 2018 Joseph Wharton Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, to discuss why many military officers have gone on to be successful business executives. Mr. Collins was an officer in the U.Read More

The Customer Centricity Playbook

New Book: The Customer Centricity Playbook   Implementing a Winning Strategy Driven by Customer Lifetime Value Peter Fader and Sarah Toms HOW DID GLOBAL GAMING COMPANY ELECTRONIC ARTS GO FROM BEING NAMED “WORST COMPANY IN AMERICA” TO CLEARING A BILLION DOLLARS IN PROFIT? They discovered a simple truth—and acted onRead More

Nano Tool: Increase your Relationship IQ with Neuroscience

Contributor: Michael Platt, PhD, Director, Wharton Neuroscience Initiative; James S. Riepe University Professor of Marketing, Neuroscience, and Psychology, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. Nano Tools for Leaders® are fast, effective leadership tools that you can learn and start using in less than 15 minutes — with the potential toRead More

Nano Tool: Setting Better Goals: The Key to True Achievement

Contributor: Caroline Adams Miller; author of Getting Grit: The Evidence-based approach to Cultivating Passion, Perseverance, and Purpose. Nano Tools for Leaders® are fast, effective leadership tools that you can learn and start using in less than 15 minutes — with the potential to significantly impact your success as a leader andRead More

Barry & Marie Lipman Family Prize – 2017 Winner Announced

This article was originally posted in the April 27, 2017 Philadelphia Inquirer and was written by Ronnie Polaneczky Women Against Abuse wins $250,000 Women Against Abuse will use the Lipman Family Prize to save lives It has been nine months since Joyce Quaeay, Megan Short, Mashanda Johnson, and Joseline PerezRead More

New Book Release: The Strategic Leader’s Roadmap: 6 Steps for Integrating Leadership and Strategy

A new book has come out by longtime Wharton Management Professors Harbir Singh and Mike Useem. The Strategic Leader’s Roadmap: 6 Steps for Integrating Leadership and Strategy draws from in-depth research, one-on-one interviews with CEOs, and their experience teaching today’s executives, Singh and Useem take readers into the offices —Read More

Book Release: Napoleon Never Slept

The following is a book excerpt from Napoleon Never Slept, a new book by Randall Collins Success is a Career of High Emotional Energy All highly successful people throughout history have in common that they were extremely energetic. Where does their energy come from? Eventually most people get tired. HowRead More

Leadership Presence

Featuring the Pig Iron Theatre Company This leadership workshop will focus on the methodology of Pig Iron Theatre Company, Philadelphia’s own OBIE Award-winning theatre ensemble. Designed for business students to examine theatrical creation as a metaphor for team building, innovation, creativity in the workplace and presence, the workshop will allowRead More