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Harvard Business Review names best leadership article

Professor Brad Staats' article "Why Organizations Don't Learn" received the 2016 Warren Bennis Prize.

Resilient Leadership Program helps executives combat stress

Developing resiliency is the focus of a new leadership program offered by UNC Executive Development June 8-10.

Undergrad team wins International Case Competition at Maastricht

The win capped off a banner year of case competition victories for the Undergraduate Business Program.

Diversity and inclusion critical to success, survey shows

Business leaders view inclusiveness and diversity as critical to attracting and retaining top talent, according to a UNC Executive Development study.

Undergraduate Business Program ranked No. 7

The Bloomberg Businessweek ranking is up three spots from the last ranking.

Brigham Young wins Venture Capital Investment Competition

MBA students play the role of VCs at the 19th annual VCIC, an event with learning and networking opportunities for top students, VC firms and startups.

UNC Kenan-Flagler to offer graduate certificates online

Working professionals will be able to expand their skills and knowledge in key business disciplines through online studies.

Women’s Center names Elizabeth Dickinson as faculty scholar

Dickinson will use the center’s funding to undertake the project “It’s Everyone’s Business: An Analysis of Gender Diversity and Business Schools.”

Tee up for charity at annual golf tournament

The April 22 golf tournament benefits local charities supporting children who are battling serious illnesses.

Emerging Markets Conference set for April 15

Industry and academic leaders in global strategy, marketing, operations and finance will focus on the opportunities and challenges of doing business in Latin America, Asia and Africa.

U.S. News ranks MBA programs among the very best

The full-time MBA Program is ranked No. 16, up two spots from last year. The EMBA Program is ranked No. 10 again.

Diversity good for business in Hollywood

Box-office revenues are 149% higher in films with multiple black actors in leading roles compared to films with no black actors.

First “Giving Day” for UNC Kenan-Flagler is March 2

UNC Kenan-Flagler has set a 24-hour fundraising challenge for our community.

Societe Generale honors Capital Markets graduates

The Foundations of Capital Markets certificate program combines world-class academics with practical, real-world financial training.

Third annual Basketball Analytics Summit set for April 15-16

Best practices in analytics will be discussed and shared by leading college and professional basketball experts and corporate partners.

UNC Kenan-Flagler to co-host NC Clean Tech Summit

Professionals in business, policy and academia gather Feb. 18-19 for problem-solving and planning to foster leadership and growth in North Carolina’s clean tech industry.

Leadership App wins AACSB innovation award

AACSB honors The Leadership App, which showcases the Leadership Program and serves as a course app for the one-of-a-kind Leadership Immersion.

Global OneMBA events set for Washington area

UNC Kenan-Flagler will hold information sessions Feb. 12-13.

Kenan Institute awards research fellowships

The Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise announces its 2016 research fellowship recipients.

U.S. News ranks MBA@UNC No. 3

U.S. News & World Report gives top marks to UNC Kenan-Flagler's online MBA program.

Future tax scholars learn from top researchers

The seminar exposes PhD students of all backgrounds to current tax research from the world's best tax researchers.

Olympia Snowe to discuss what's gone wrong in Washington

The former U.S. Senator from Maine will speak Feb. 2 at UNC Kenan-Flagler.

Rajdeep Grewal selected as editor of top marketing journal

The AMA selected Rajdeep Grewal as the next editor-in-chief of the Journal of Marketing Research.

UNC Kenan-Flagler wins 11th annual Alpha Challenge

MBA students from 16 business schools battled to win the premier investment management competition – the Alpha Challenge – hosted by UNC Kenan-Flagler.

FoodCon connects community with food and agribusiness

The conference centered on the food industry and sustainability will be hosted by UNC Kenan-Flagler and Duke on Dec. 2.

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