Faculty Column: Does Your Project Have a Solid “Why”?

By Professor Karen Brown The ideas in this article are drawn from: Brown, Hyer, and Ettenson, “The Question Every Project Team Must Answer,” MIT Sloan Management Review, Fall 2013. Have you ever been involved in a project that didn’t have a compelling reason driving it into existence? A raison d’être? If you have worked on […]

Will the real story…please stand up…please stand up? (Part 1)

By Kelly Swanson As an On-Demand Global MBA correspondent, it is my job to know what’s going on around the globe and report back to my fellow T-Birds. Recently much hoopla has been fronted by many alumni, media pundits from within, and outside the organization of Thunderbird asking… no, demanding that an explanation be given […]