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Advancing Your Candidacy for Corporate Boards*

Advancing Your Candidacy for Corporate Boards*

On September 10 2019, Columbia Business School’s Women Circle hosted a candid discussion on the path for women to corporate board service.

Speakers:
– Pamela Carlton, President and Founder, Springboard – Partners in Cross Cultural Leadership, LLC
– Janice Reals Ellig, Chief Executive Officer, Ellig Group (moderator)
– MaryAnne Gilmartin, Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, L&L MAG
– Shelly Lazarus ’70, Chairman Emeritus, Ogilvy

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Applying Behavioral Science to Drive Results

Applying Behavioral Science to Drive Results

Organizations are increasingly recognizing the value of placing behavioral science — the blend of insights from psychology, economics, and neuroscience — front and center of their activities.

In this video, Steve Martin, faculty director of the Behavioral Science in Business program at Columbia Business School Executive Education, describes why it’s often easier to change people’s behaviors than people’s minds and shares a real-world example for applying behavioral science where a small change lead to a pretty big difference.

To learn more about the Behavioral Science program, visit: https://www8.gsb.columbia.edu/execed/program-pages/details/2597/BSB?sourceid=youtube

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California’s Quota for Female Board Directors

California’s Quota for Female Board Directors

Many organizations struggle to diversity their corporate boards. When California became the first state to require women on corporate boards in early 2019, it sparked a fierce debate on the legality, potential flaws, and ultimate implementation of the law. In this video, we ask Shiva Rajgopal, the Kester and Byrnes Professor of Accounting and Auditing at Columbia Business School, about his take on the debate.

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Boards and Corporate Culture

Boards and Corporate Culture

Shiva Rajgopal is the faculty director of the Corporate Governance Program at Columbia Business School Executive Education. In this video, he shares what the board’s role is in defining, representing, and driving an organization’s corporate culture.

To learn more about the program, visit:
https://www8.gsb.columbia.edu/execed/program-pages/details/2548/CGP?sourceid=youtube

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