Events & Activities, Thought Leadership

UVA Darden Strategic CFO Roundtable Tackles Impact of Trump Administration First 100 Days on Business and Society

by Laura Hennessey Martens Chief financial officers from leading companies in the Washington, D.C., region had a robust discussion about the first 100 days of the Trump administration and its impact on business, the economy and society during a recent Strategic CFO Roundtable. The roundtable is a select…

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Cases & Courses, Events & Activities, Guest Posts

Professor Bobby Parmar and Darden MBA Students Help Middle School Students Discover the Challenges, and Sweet Rewards, of Business

By Jenny Mead Approximately 40 Darden School second year MBA students went back to middle school recently. Sixth grade, to be exact.In a scenario of MBA student-turned instructor, the business students used the Darden case study method Tuesday to address the day’s agenda for a group of…

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Events & Activities, Public_Private Partnerships, Tri-Sector Leadership

The Value of a Tri-Sector Leadership Perspective: A Session with Shamina Singh, President of Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth

By Lisa Stewart Prior to becoming a student at the UVA Darden School, Catherine Melsheimer served as a staff member in Congress and worked on political campaigns. Now in her second year of the MBA program, Catherine is a member of the UVA Tri-Sector Leadership Fellows program where she…

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Events & Activities, Guest Posts

Professor Mary Margaret Frank Leads Discussions at 2017 Pay for Success and Social Impact Finance Conference

By Tori Schucheng YangHow can Pay for Success models be used to improve project outcomes? And how can these public-private financing models help foster innovation and positively impact communities?These were some of the questions discussed by state government officials, service providers, philanthropists, impact investors and business leaders…

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