As CEO of the Trevor Project, Amit Paley ’11 heads the leading suicide-prevention and crisis-intervention organization for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning young people.
A key player in the US’s winning bid to host the 2026 World Cup, this Columbia Business School economist addresses the challenges of managing at the top level of the world’s most popular sport.
Matt Wilson ’18 discusses his journey to and through Columbia Business School: as a New Jersey kid who loved the creative freedom of punk rock to working in counterterrorism and homeland security after 9/11, and then finding his path in Business School by making bold choices and going off script.
You likely feel too busy – stressed and harried with too much to do in too little time. Here’s a trick: Pause a minute. Tally every task you want to accomplish today. Now envision yourself successfully completing all those deadlines. You’ve just increased your chances of doing it all.
Amy Ling Lin ’16 on how she built her nail salon, Sundays, to solve the problems she saw in the beauty industry. Industry: Beauty and Wellness Years in Business: 2 Locations: 2 in Manhattan Number of Manicures Per Week: 500 Most Popular Colors: No. 2, Sheer Pink; No. 7, Beige Rose; No. 17, Maroon With her nail salon, Sundays, Amy … Continued
The average American spends nearly six hours a day on digital media, mostly on mobile. We’re lucky if we sleep as much as we type, text, and tweet. These seductive distractions of the here and now commandeer our attention, control our thinking, and scatter our efforts. We harbor a fantasy that when we finish these … Continued
Victor Lee ’83 has built a career on being attuned to nuances of cross-border communication. Here, he shares his top tips for networking.