Female Leadership from a Male Perspective

By Djoudie Etoundi Athena International, a women’s leadership network, visited the Thunderbird campus on Monday, November 18th. Martha Mertz and Sue Ellen Allen, leaders of the Arizona chapter, presented their views on female leadership, empowerment and fulfillment to an all-female audience (save for yours truly) including students, alumni, staff from the administration and Thunderbird for Good, and […]

Faculty Column: Fixing Things

By Professor Bill Youngdahl Fixing things is part of my DNA. As a boy, I’d pull appliances apart and put them back together. This orientation landed me in manufacturing engineering and project management positions before migrating to academia. More recently, I’ve been focusing on fixing tough organizational challenges, especially ones that cause unnecessary suffering. Helping […]