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Going Green: MBA Sustainability Programs Many business schools are including sustainability programs among their MBA offerings because business opportunities in the field have increased. “We’re talking about business strategies as they relate to sustainability,” says Andrew Hoffman, professor and director of the Erb Institute, which is a joint-degree program between University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business and the School for Natural Resources & the Environment. “Sustainability is a business opportunity that compliments the MBA.” From clean energy to programs to reduce a company’s carbon footprint, sustainability knowledge is in practical demand. Erb Institute at University of Michigan In three years, students of this program earn MBA and MS degrees from two schools, with enough time to take on a pair of internships if they want to experiment with diverse, relevant fields. Business and Environment Masters Program at Yale Sustainable Enterprise Concentration at UNC Kenan-Flagler MS Environment and Resources/MBA at Stanford

Bastiaan van Gils Evaluaties: wat vraag je en hoe hou je het beperkt voor degene die je om feedback vraagt? Ik gebruik sinds een dik jaar de volgende vragen, die mij elke keer weer mooie inzichten geven voor mijn ontwikkeling. Zowel op toegevoegde waarde als stijl. Introductie Met de onderstaande vragen probeer ik een gestructureerd beeld te vormen van de kwaliteit van mijn werk. Ik wil er graag van leren als mensen als adviseur. Tip voor het invullen: Alles wat je opschrijft vind ik de moeite waard. 1. Ik ben benieuwd naar het verschil voor de organisatie, maar ook voor jou persoonlijk. 2. Je hoeft niet alleen maar vriendelijk te zijn. 3. In elke samenwerking gaan er wel zaken anders dan je verwachtte.Zowel klein, als groot en zowel missers als positieve verassingen. 4. Om er toch ook een getal aan te hangen. Tot slot, mag ik jouw antwoorden met anderen delen? Ja, met naam en/of organisatie / Ja, anoniem. / Nee, helemaal niet.

Fortune 500 2013 Full List - Fortune How we pick the 500 Companies are ranked by total revenues for their respective fiscal years. Included in the survey are companies that are incorporated in the U.S. and operate in the U.S. and file financial statements with a government agency. This includes private companies and cooperatives that file a 10-K or a comparable financial statement with a government agency, and mutual insurance companies that file with state regulators. It also includes companies that file with a government agency but are owned by private companies, domestic or foreign, that do not file such financial statements. Excluded are private companies not filing with a government agency; companies incorporated outside the U.S.; and U.S. companies owned or controlled by other companies, domestic or foreign, that file with a government agency.

Online Program - Driving Strategic Impact Columbia Business School Executive Education in partnership with the Institute for Personal Leadership (IPL) now offers you a unique opportunity to take Driving Strategic Impact with Prof. Wadhwa as an online program. This program provides the same innovative content that is taught to Columbia Business School's MBA students in the Strategy Consulting Skills class and to executives in Columbia Business School Executive Education's 3-day on-site Driving Strategic Impact program. Participants in Driving Strategic Impact (Online) receive a Certificate of Completion from Columbia Business School and one day towards Columbia's Certificate in Business Excellence. Driving Strategic Impact (Online) provides a number of learning benefits: Each week, Each module has around 60 minutes of video lecture-content, and 30 minutes of reflections and group discussion. Summer Session: May 28, 2014 - August 6, 2014Fall Session: October 1, 2014 - December 10, 2014

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