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LinkedIn: The New Resume with John Hill

As part of Alumni Weekend 2013, LinkedIn’s higher education evangelist John Hill took the stage for an interactive presentation on the best practices and strategies to create an online brand and network with fellow BU alumni, peers, and professionals. More

Georgios Zervas’s Research on Fake Yelp Reviews Spotlighted in BU Today

BU Today spotlighted assistant professor of marketing Georgios Zervas regarding his research that found Yelp to be steeped in fake reviews (at least 16 percent). More

Dean’s Speaker Series: Kenneth Feld (SMG’70), Feld Entertainment

On October 26, 2013, in conversation with Dean Freeman, CEO of Feld Entertainment Kenneth Feld (SMG’70) spoke about what it takes to make an impact on the worldwide stage. Feld advised the audience to put family before business and to know that, sometimes, one learns more from what doesn’t go right. More

Dean’s Speaker Series: Deb Dugan, CEO of (RED)

CEO of (RED) Deb Dugan is leading the global fight to end AIDS, and on October 26, 2013, she sat down with Dean Freeman for a discussion on guiding an organization through a 21st-century transformation. More

Dean’s Speaker Series: IBM’s CIO Jeanette Horan (GSM’93) and Mike Wright, CIO at McKinsey & Co.

On October 25, 2013, VP and CIO of IBM Jeanette Horan (GSM’93) and Global CIO for McKinsey & Co. Mike Wright shared their thoughts on digital entrepreneurship, how technology plays a role in connecting with one’s staff, and having the confidence to do what excites you. More

Dean’s Speaker Series: Warren Bennis, “The Father of Leadership”

Known as the “Father of Leadership” and Boston University School of Management’s most famous professor, Warren Bennis spoke with Dean Freeman on October 24, 2013, via videoconferencing. The Pulitzer Prize nominee discussed the art form that is leadership. More

Dean Freeman in Wall Street Journal: Companies Are Wasting Money on Social Media

“The Experts,” the Wall Street Journal's online portal that features video chats and short online posts from an exclusive group of industry and thought leaders, posed this question to Dean Freeman: What’s the biggest mistake companies make with social media? More

Chris Dellarocas on Why Linking to Your Competitors May Benefit Everyone

Links between peer content sites can increase profits by reducing competition, overproduction, and duplication. More

Conversations with Ken: S.H. Lee, Chairman of Homeplus

On October 16, 2013, the Chairman of Homeplus, one of Korea’s largest retailers and a branch of global leader Tesco, spoke with Dean Freeman about the future of online shopping and the importance of corporate social responsibility. More

Dean’s Speaker Series: S.H. Lee, Chairman of Homeplus

On October 16, 2013, the Chairman of Homeplus, one of Korea’s largest retailers and a branch of global leader Tesco, spoke with Dean Freeman about the future of online shopping and the importance of corporate social responsibility. Through impressive innovation, More