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  • Playing Big
    Yao Capital CEO and cofounder David Han, ’02, has his sports-focused private equity firm ahead of the game in China and around the world.  Read More »
  • Improving Workplace Communication
    Hear Booth professors Ayelet Fishbach, Nicholas Epley, and Heather M. Caruso discuss what causes miscommunication in and outside of the office, and what we can do to fix it.  Watch Video »
  • Unpacking 'Cause Marketing' Campaigns
    In a new study, professor Jean-Pierre Dubé and coauthors reveal that the strategy of combining discounted services and donations does not automatically lead to higher traffic and overall revenue.  Read More »
  • How Do You Avoid Paralysis by Analysis?
    Chicago Booth Magazine asked three experts when it’s time to stop looking at data and make a decision.  Read More »
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Alumni to Know
  • David Thayer

    Harvest Fund Advisors, the asset management firm that David Thayer, ’99, cofounded in 2005, was recently acquired by New York City–based Blackstone, where he will now serve as a senior managing director.

  • Jack Lavin

    Jack Lavin, AM ’90, MBA ’90, a former chief of staff for then-governor of Illinois Pat Quinn, was named president and CEO of the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce.

  • Robin Weisman

    Robin Weisman, ’83, has been named to the board of directors of B2Gold Corp., a Vancouver-based intermediate gold producer. She was also named to the board of INV Metals, Inc., an international mineral resource company based in Toronto.

  • Richard Nuzum

    Richard Nuzum, ’96, was named Consultant of the Year in the CIO.com 2017 Industry Innovation Awards, a category that honors leading asset owners and asset managers.

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