A power couple relationship is unlike any other. Here are 6 tips for making it work. Read more: [ Stanford.io Link ]
We are excited to announce former U.S. Secretary of Commerce, Penny Pritzker, MBA/JD ’85 as our 2017 graduation speaker.

Penny Pritzker served as the 38th U.S. Secretary of Commerce. As Secretary of Commerce, Ms. Pritzker served as a key member of President Obama’s economic team and worked closely with the business community to expand growth and opportunity for all Americans. Before joining...
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Former U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker to Address 2017 Stanford GSB Graduates

Here’s what Meg Whitman, President and CEO of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, learned early on about building a personal brand. Watch her full View From The Top talk here: [ Stanford.io Link ]
"If you want to be world-class, you have to invest in yourself."

It’s Time to Dump the Myth of the High Achiever

Professor Jens Hainmueller discusses the implications — economic, political, moral — of the Trump administration’s approach to immigrants and refugees.

We Asked a Stanford Expert to Deconstruct Trump’s Immigration Policy

Don't be afraid to jump at an opportunity, even if you don't feel 100% prepared.
The technology is advancing rapidly but story is still king.

Why Hollywood and Silicon Valley Really Need Each Other

People are often far too quick to jump into relationships when they’re building their startup team. [ Stanford.io Link ]
"Just ask—such a simple takeaway that I think will prove to be monumental with how I approach difficult work problems and interpersonal relations. At my previous organizations, I had been taught a culture that put a high value on showing what you knew. I derived from this a propensity to figure out problems myself, and first assert my conclusions rather than be open to the thoughts of others....
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These lessons from the stage can help you project true authority.

How to Act with Power

If you want genius, look for systems that create foolishness.

6 Ways to Be a Better Manager

Step away from the box and learn how to find breakthrough ideas: [ Stanford.io Link ]
The notion that ‘fake news’ was a major factor in the 2016 presidential election may be, well, fake.

This Just In: Fake News Probably Has Less Impact Than You Think

All anecdotes aside, here’s how it’s done.

A Data-Driven Guide to Becoming an Effective Boss

How does being a leader on the basketball court differ from leading a company? Probably not as much as you might think. Watch Magic Johnson’s full talk: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Have you committed to your purpose yet? Kudzi Chikumbu (MBA ’16) has just one question for you: What are you waiting for? #stanfordgsb16
It’s a dilemma all consultants face. But there’s a way out.

How Consultants Can Win a Pitch Without Giving Too Much Away

Mayor of Chicago Rahm Emanuel spoke on policy-making and negotiation during his Stanford GSB View From The Top talk this week. Watch the full video: stanford.io/2loUavc
To do a pitch well, you have to understand your audience.

Guy Kawasaki’s 10 Steps to Perfect Your Startup Pitch