Michael Useem of the Wharton School suggests that leaders from outside a field have the ability to contribute new perspectives.
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School comments on mismatches between job applicants’ skills and employers’ needs.
PHILADELPHIA –- The Center for High Impact Philanthropy at the University of Pennsylvania will host its inaugural seminar, “Addressing the Needs of Vulnerable Families,” on Monday, Nov. 8, featuring Cory A. Booker, mayor of Newark, N.J., as the keynote speaker.
PHILADELPHIA –- The University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education and the Milken Family Foundation have announced that the 2011 Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition is open for submissions.
Entering its second year, this global competition is the first contest specifically aimed at stimulating entrepreneurship and addressing challenges in education. It is designed to connect social entrepreneurs to venture capitalists and other funders interested in improving education.
David Grande of the School of Medicine suggests that marketing has a significant impact on doctors and pharmaceutical sales.