The MBA Enterprise Corps Currently Accepting Applications
Posted 10.31.06The MBA Enterprise Corps is currently accepting applications for its January 2007 program with Business Advisor positions in: Azerbaijan - (Micro-Finance and Banking) Southern Sudan - (Micro-Enterprise and Private Sector Development) Nigeria - (Micro-Enterprise and Tourism Development)
Northeast Ohio Aims to be a Leader in Sustainable Business
Posted 10.31.06Northeast Ohio should become a global leader in the sustainability movement.
Has the World Reached a Tipping Point toward Sustainable Business?
Posted 10.31.06Is the world reaching a tipping point where business as usual means business as agent of world benefit?
Will Business Take the Lead in Addressing Global Challenges?
Posted 10.31.06Successful businesses of the future will not only satisfy functional needs but also will make a positive social, economic and environmental impact, asserted Unilever Group Chief Executive Patrick Cescau in a keynote speech at the Business as Agent of World Benefit Global Forum.
Interview with Georg Kell, Executive Director, United Nations Global Compact Office
Posted 10.31.06Weatherhead MPOD student, Alison Conte, interviews Georg Kell, Executive Director, United Nations Global Compact Office.
Staff Spotlight: Britanny Gabel, Executive Education
Posted 10.20.06Weatherheadlines sat down with Britanny Gabel, Program Manager for Executive Education Programs, to learn about growing up as a west-sider, preparing for the Global Forum logistics, and her second career in the jack-o-lantern business.
Alumni Spotlight: Chuck Fowler, EMBA '90
Posted 10.20.06Weatherheadlines sat down with Chuck Fowler, President and CEO of Fairmount Minerals and EMBA '90 graduate to talk about his experiences at Weatherhead and his participation in the Global Forum.
Basic Finance, Budgeting, and Fiscal Control in Healthcare Organizations
Posted 10.20.06If healthcare organizations are to meet their patient care and community services objectives, financial success is required. The most successful organizations are typically those in which the tools of financial success are understood by managers at all levels.
Women in Healthcare: Leading with Emotional Intelligence
Posted 10.19.06To effectively address the various opportunities, pressures, and stresses that can so easily emerge and overtake people in health care organizations, leaders must learn to recognize, motivate, and effectively manage their own and others’ emotions. In today’s complex health care organizations, leaders are charged with igniting the positive emotions of their people and countering unproductive spirals. In this program, participants learn the concept of emotional intelligence (EI), its component competencies, and how to use EI to stimulate outstanding performance in health care settings. The class also offers techniques for leaders serving as coaches to help others develop EI competencies.
New! Operational Efficiency and Effectiveness Class for Healthcare Executive Education
Posted 10.19.06This workshop is highly interactive and aimed to address the critical issues that face your healthcare organization. Whether it be a team, a project, a company or an organization the success factors are the same – disciplined operations that meet the desired outcomes. Be your own consultant by conducting an aggressive operational assessment, identify opportunities for improvement and select strategies that will assure success.
Faculty Spotlight: Betty Vandenbosch, Information Systems
Posted 10.19.06Weatherheadlines sat down with Betty Vandenbosch, Associate Dean of External Relations & Executive Education and Associate Professor of Information Systems, to talk about growing up in Canada, her role in the Global Forum, and rooting for the underdog.
Need Help With Your Interviews???
Posted 10.19.06Career Development Center at Case Weatherhead School of Management, is happy to announce an exciting new online mock interviewing tool now offered for Weatherhead School of Management students and alumni to improve interviewing skills!
Upcoming Cleveland Events: Barcelona! Exhibit at Cleveland Museum of Art
Posted 10.19.06Barcelona & Modernity: Picasso, Gaudí, Miró, Dalí will be on display at the Cleveland Museum of Art October 15, 2006 – January 7, 2007. Jointly organized by the Cleveland Museum of Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, in association with the Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya in Barcelona, Spain, this is the first exhibition in North America to examine a remarkable 71-year period (1868–1939) when Barcelona transformed itself from a city of provincial culture into one of Europe’s most dynamic centers of modernist art and architecture.
Weatherhead MBA students compete for “Most Innovative MBA Team” title.
Posted 10.19.06Thirteen Weatherhead MBA students divided among three teams are competing to be the world’s “Most Innovative MBA Team” at the upcoming 4th Annual Innovation Challenge. Hosted this year by the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business, the 2006 Innovation Challenge pits 441 teams from top MBA schools against each other as teams develop solutions for real-world business challenges faced by global companies.
Mandel Center for Nonprofit Organizations holds Information Session
Posted 10.19.06The Mandel Center for Nonprofit Organizations invites you to an Information Session about its graduate programs in nonprofit management, which are ranked in the top ten in the nation.
Posted 10.19.06Dean Reddy chats about success of the Business as an Agent of World Benefit Forum held at Case Western Reserve University this month.
David Cooperrider Presents AI Program in Florida
Posted 10.19.06Attend an AI workshop with Dr. David Cooperrider in Longboat Key, Florida.
Student Spotlight: Ante Glavas, PhD Candidate in Organizational Behavior
Posted 10.18.06Weatherheadlines sat down with Ante Glavas, a PhD student in Organizational Behavior and Program Manager for the Global Forum to talk about how the Global Forum ties into his doctoral research, being a globetrotter, and giving it his all.
Faculty & Staff Welcome and Farewell
Posted 10.17.06Please join us as we welcome new staff members to the Weatherhead community.
David Cooperrider Presents AI Program in Florida
Posted 10.16.06Attend an AI workshop with Dr. David Cooperrider in Longboat Key, Florida.
New! Leading the Growth Enterprise
Posted 10.16.06Weatherhead's new executive program for leaders of growing businesses starts soon!
Executive Programs: An Investment in Continuous Learning
Posted 10.16.06Come to Weatherhead and immerse yourself in best thinking, put ideas to work through case studies and hands-on interaction, learn best practices, and walk away with knowledge and strategies you can put into immediate action. To meet your needs and your organization’s needs, programs may be taken individually or combined to earn a certificate – it’s that simple.
New Program: Sustainability for Value and Profit
Posted 10.16.06Dr. David Cooperrider and Dr. Chris Laszlo will teach a unique program that combines Sustainability – economic, environmental, and social – with Appreciative Inquiry – a positive, proven approach to change management – in order to create a powerful source of business advantage.
International Institutes Trips Announced!
Posted 10.16.06The Winter and Spring International Institutes trips have been announced. MBA students from Weatherhead will be traveling to China in the Winter and Budapest and Prague in the Spring. Alumni are welcome, provided there is room.
MBA Alum Earns Prestigious Chartered Financial Analyst Designation
Posted 10.11.06Paul Harrison Stropkay (MBA '99), a Vice President at Harvey Investment Company, LLC in Louisville, KY, has earned the prestigious Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA®) designation.