Heather Brilliant
Sean Kurachi
Yellow Ribbon
Michael Armstrong
Alumni Impact

Capturing the Opportunity in Risk

For Heather Brilliant, ’05, good leadership means knowing when to take the kind of calculated risks that her Booth training taught her to identify, quantify, evaluate, and act upon.

Faculty Insight

Why is Productivity Stuck in Neutral?

Three Booth experts tell us what they think can get the engines revving again.

Alumni Impact

Kernels of Wisdom

As his family company celebrates its 150th anniversary, Japan Corn Starch Co. CEO Soichiro “Sean” Kurachi, ’85, looks to his daughter to further the family’s vision of entrepreneurship and invention.

Community & Culture

Booth Increasing Support for Student Veterans

Booth is doubling its contributions under the Yellow Ribbon Program, which provides assistance with tuition and fees for qualifying student veterans.

Alumni Impact

Driven to Innovate

As the driving force behind BET’s launch to international viewers, Michael D. Armstrong, ’02, knew to not make assumptions about local markets. Instead, he focused on what they reveal and uses that insight to fuel new opportunities.

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