The Chicago Approach

Inquiry. Insight. Impact.

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The Chicago Approachtm

Inquiry. Insight. Impact. These words describe the power and outcomes of The Chicago Approach. The way we generate, refine, and apply ideas sets Chicago Booth apart from other business schools and distinguishes our alumni for the entirety of their professional lives.

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Dhiraj Rajaram Dhiraj Rajaram

Dhiraj Rajaram, '03, Founder and CEO, Mu Sigma

Turning Data into Decisiveness

The world creates 2.5 quintillion bytes of data every day. He built a multibillion dollar decision science company telling Fortune 500 companies what the data means.

His Story
Roxanne Martino Roxanne Martino

Roxanne Martino, '88, CEO, Aurora Investment Management

Hedging Her Bets

A once-exotic investment vehicle presented an opportunity to blaze new trails.

Her Story
Keith Breslauer Keith Breslauer

Keith Breslauer, '88, Founder and CEO, Patron Capital

Spinning Straw
Into Gold

The market for distressed assets is often opaque. Success favors leaders who can thrive in the face of uncertainty.

His Story
Banks Baker Banks Baker

Banks Baker, '05, Head of Publisher Solutions & Innovations, Asia Pacific, Google

When Change is
the Only Constant

Leadership that embraces a multidisciplinary approach can better anticipate and respond to market shifts.

His Story
Sarah Quinlan Sarah Quinlan

Sarah Quinlan, '84, Senior Vice President and Group Head of Market Insights for MasterCard Advisors

Wisdom that's Never Conventional

It takes leadership to challenge assumptions and find patterns that others missed.

Her Story
Johannes Huth Johannes Huth

Johannes Huth, '86, Member and Head of KKR Europe, Middle East, and Africa

Rigorous Analysis, Creative Dealmaking

The Chicago Approach, says Huth, has served him well throughout his career. "It's like learning how to ride a bicycle. Once you have it, you don't lose it."

His Story
Matt Maloney Matt Maloney

Matt Maloney, '10, CEO, GrubHub Inc.

Changing the Way
We Order Takeout

More than 95 percent of restaurant food delivery orders are still placed old school style. GrubHub is coaxing customers to join the 21st century.

His Story
Sophie Bonnet Sophie Bonnet

Sophie Kornowski-Bonnet, '89 Head of Partnering and member of Roche Executive Committee, Roche, Basel, Switzerland

Making a Case for
Pathbreaking Ideas

Peeling back the layers for a clearer picture to make risks less risky.

Her Story

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Events

Join us for our upcoming informational events held around the globe. The events are hosted by our Full Time, Evening, Weekend, and Executive MBA Admissions teams.

A Conversation on Entrepreneurship and Social Justice

Chicago Booth Harper Center, Room C25
May 31, 2016

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Chicago Booth Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Information Session

Gleacher Center, Room 100
June 01, 2016

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Forté MBA Women's Leadership Conference

AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center
June 17, 2016

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The Global Leadership Series: The Surprising Effects of Brand and Product Anthropomorphism

The Marker Hotel
June 30, 2016

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Chicago Booth Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Information Session

Gleacher Center, Room 100
July 13, 2016

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Chicago Booth Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Information Session

Gleacher Center, Room 100
August 03, 2016

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Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Information Session for Early Career Candidates

Gleacher Center
August 17, 2016

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Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Information Session

Gleacher Center
September 12, 2016

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Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Information Session

Gleacher Center
October 07, 2016

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