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Cases & Courses, In the News, Thought Leadership

Strategic Changes Should Take Context Into Account

In his January 5th “Case in Point” for the Washington Post, “Strategic Changes Should Take Context Into Account,” Assistant Professor Bidhan “Bobby” Parmar explains why business leaders’ initiatives for change often fail.  He demonstrates that leaders need to consider an organization’s ecosystem when implementing their strategic plans.  From reading…

By Allison Elias-
Business Resilience, Cases & Courses, In the News, Thought Leadership

To All the Entrepreneurs Out There – Don’t Forget about Operations

In his January 19th Case in Point for the Washington Post, Assistant Professor Tim Kraft explains how new business owners confront operational challenges such as identifying and increasing existing capacity.  He discusses how at NoBull Burger, a Charlottesville-based vegetarian burger company, Elizabeth Raymond and her two daughters quickly had…

By Allison Elias-
Cases & Courses, Guest Posts

Guest Blog: Wells Fargo Solar Energy Cases

Newly published cases on Wells Fargo’s decision about potential adoption of solar energy for its Los Angeles branches are now available at Darden Business Publishing. Authors and guest bloggers Anton Ovchinnikov and Sheri Lucas provide insight into their thinking behind developing this case.Anton: In my mind this case…

By Lisa Stewart-
About IBiS, Cases & Courses

Sustainability at Darden

The Initiative for Business in Society aims to be a leading global catalyst of thought, information and action at the interface of business and society, and to promote the development of leaders to positively impact society through their roles in business. Sustainability is one area in which business and society…

By Lisa Stewart-