Category: Kenneth Freeman

CEOs Must Prioritize Human Capital

February 27th, 2015 in 2015, Blogs, Kenneth Freeman, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors, School of Management, Wall Street Journal 0 comments

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Every company has its own unique biggest “strategic” challenge, going beyond general economic conditions to industry and company specific circumstances…

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A Four-Step Plan to More Productive Meetings

February 23rd, 2015 in 2015, Blogs, Kenneth Freeman, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors, School of Management, Wall Street Journal 0 comments

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How can executives make meetings more productive?…

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When Companies Focus Only on New Customers

October 24th, 2014 in 2014, Kenneth Freeman, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors, School of Management, Wall Street Journal 0 comments

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What one metric should top executives pay attention to, but often don’t?…

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Millennials Are Changing the Socially Responsible Equation

October 22nd, 2014 in 2014, Kenneth Freeman, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors, School of Management 0 comments

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Do I think companies have a social responsibility other than being as profitable as possible?  Yes. Corporate reputation matters in today’s world more than ever…

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The most lucrative seven-figure MBA degrees

October 14th, 2014 in 2014, Fortune, Kenneth Freeman, Newsmakers, School of Management 0 comments

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What’s an MBA degree really worth? And how much more money does an MBA from Harvard, Stanford, or Wharton get you over a career than one from Texas A&M, Ohio State, or the University of Iowa?…

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“Rankings include starting salary among the metrics and many MBAs from higher ranked schools go into the higher paying finance and technology fields, with fewer taking lower paying roles in non-profits for example. Cost of living differences will impact and should benefit urban schools at least slightly, and the mix of international and domestic students likely also has an impact.”

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Why There Is A Crisis In Business Education

October 1st, 2014 in 2014, Kenneth Freeman, Newsmakers, NPR, School of Management 0 comments

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What workers miss by telecommuting

May 14th, 2014 in 2014, Blogs, Kenneth Freeman, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors, School of Management 0 comments

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Will technology will make offices obsolete? In large measure, no. There is no substitute for face-to-face communication…

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Keeping Up With Technology Is Important–but Not Everything

May 12th, 2014 in 2014, Blogs, Kenneth Freeman, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors, School of Management, Wall Street Journal 0 comments

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It’s crucial for companies to address how to take advantage of the power of technology and not become its slave–striking the appropriate balance…

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Companies, Wake Up: Data Is a Strategic Resource

March 27th, 2014 in 2014, Blogs, Kenneth Freeman, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors, Wall Street Journal 0 comments

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In many companies, data is not considered a strategic resource. In these companies it has played a secondary role to products and services, and the processes and systems utilized for data collection are not linked…

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Health Care Needs a Data Jolt

March 25th, 2014 in 2014, Blogs, Kenneth Freeman, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors, School of Management, Wall Street Journal 0 comments

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Start with health-care providers. Bring the capabilities of wealth management to health-care management. Improving health-care effectiveness starts with comprehensive and accurate information which is sorely lacking for most citizens of the world…

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