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ConnectFor enables managers to link employees’ interests and goals with projects

Danielle Boris ’16, MBA ’21, founded ConnectFor to ensure every employee is given an equal opportunity to love their work.

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WIN Conference aims to boost representation of women in investing

The Undergraduate Women in Investing Conference aims to educate undergraduate women about career options and facilitate recruiting, networking opportunities with sponsoring firms.

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Cornell Johnson launches nominations for inaugural 10 Under 10 notable alumni list

Johnson will honor 10 Under 10 notable alumni for professional success, community involvement, and engagement with the Cornell community.

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Amid competing priorities, business can be a force for good

SC Johnson Chairman and CEO Fisk Johnson draws on his storied company’s values to navigate between business pragmatism and doing good.

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Jonas Weil Entrepreneurship Fellowship helps pediatric telehealth founder make strides

Funding earmarked for Johnson alumni entrepreneurs enabled Marla Beyer, MBA ‘20, MHA ’20, to launch her startup, Hopscotch, right after graduation.

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Johnson honors distinguished alumni at the Big Red Bash

Johnson’s Big Red Bash included panel discussions with alumni honorees about their careers, leadership, and how Johnson prepared them as leaders.

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Learning from COVID: Addressing COVID-19 in Johnson’s curriculum

Johnson faculty incorporated pandemic challenges into their curriculum to spur relevant discussions, research, and analysis among students.

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Student Voices: Meet Yifan Wu, Two-Year MBA Class of 2022

A marketing production executive and a musician who is pursuing a career in consulting, learn why Yifan Wu joined the Two-Year MBA Class of 2022.

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How Barbara Novick ’82 helped grow BlackRock from startup to asset management giant

BlackRock co-founder Barbara Novick outlined eight key lesson she deems critical to BlackRock’s success.