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Ross Alumni News

September 25, 2019

Michigan Ross Named Among “Best MBA Alumni Networks” by Poets&Quants

A new article on Poets&Quants proclaims that Michigan Ross has one of the “Best MBA Alumni Networks,” citing the school’s unique shared experiences that successfully connect past, present, and future students.
September 24, 2019

Michigan Ross Alum Suman Mishra Listed on The Economic Times “40 Under Forty”

The definitive listing of India's top business leaders, The Economic Times’ “40 Under Forty” honors the brightest corporate leaders, entrepreneurs, and owner-professionals of the country under the age of 40. Michigan Ross alum Suman Mishra, MBA ‘06, made the list.
September 5, 2019

Michigan Ross Announces Plans for Comprehensive Academic Initiative to Address Growing Workforce Gap in the Fintech Sector

The University of Michigan Ross School of Business is launching a new program in partnership with Chicago-based PEAK6 Investments to prepare students for successful careers in the rapidly growing fintech sector.
August 22, 2019

Michigan Ross Alum Shares Her Strategies for Driving Cultural Change At Uber

Bo Young Lee, BBA ‘97, usually tells people that even though she’s a native New Yorker, growing up in the heart of one of America’s most ethnically diverse cities, her first true cross-cultural experience was when she arrived on Michigan’s campus at the age of 17. 
August 19, 2019

Michigan Ross Alum Shares How Some of the Most Notable Technology Deals of the Decade Have Prepared Him to Disrupt Tech Investing in Israel

I came to Michigan at an interesting point in time.  It was 2009, after the financial crisis, and I got to witness (from the outside looking in) how technology enabled the disruption of almost every industry.

Ross News

The University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business announced today the 2018 Innovation Jam, taking place May 4-5. Organized by the Sanger Leadership Center, Innovation Jam is a 36-hour, action-based learning experience for Ross’ Part-Time MBA (PTMBA) students and is part of the orientation event for Weekend MBA students.

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The University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business has announced a new concentration for the Full-Time MBA (FTMBA) degree program. The Data and Business Analytics Concentration is designed for MBA students who are looking to hone their analytical skills to develop data-driven business strategies and recommendations.

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Ross Thought In Action

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Award-winning research offers insight into the value of long-term supply-chain relationships.

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On the HBR Ideacast, Professor Dave Ulrich explains how the most nimble organizations focus on market opportunities rather than hierarchies.

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