December 1, 2020

NY Times Article: Looking Ahead Behind the Ivy

The pace of change in business is quickening, and business schools are scrambling to keep up. A number of prominent B-schools, the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and Harvard Business School among them, have rethought their programs and are making changes to reflect the increasingly global scope of business and to improve students’ leadership and teamwork skills. Some schools are asking students to wrestle with questions about the ethical lapses that contributed to the financial crisis. Nitin Nohria, new dean of Harvard Business School and co-author of “Paths to Power: How Insiders and Outsiders Shaped American Business Leadership,” discussed the new courses, and the goals and thinking behind them.

Original New York Times article by Adam Bryant