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GE’s leadership problem goes beyond its CEO

Knowledge@Wharton

Management professor Tim Hubbard recently participated in a Knowledge@Wharton podcast about General Electric's decision to replace CEO John Flannery.

“I don’t think a lot of the time they disagreed necessarily with the decisions [Flannery made], but once the decisions were made, the pace of change wasn’t keeping up with their expectations,” said Tim Hubbard, management professor at the University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business, also on the Knowledge@Wharton radio show.

Baseball and uncertainty: KC Royals analytics director to talk at Notre Dame

Carol Elliott

Daniel Mack, the senior director of quantitative analysis/amateur scouting for the Kansas City Royals professional baseball team, will deliver a talk, “You Always See Something New: Baseball and Uncertainty,” at the University of Notre Dame at 7 p.m. Oct. 11. The talk will take place in the Carey Auditorium located in the Hesburgh Library.…

Management professor appointed co-chair of Notre Dame's Research and Scholarship Task Force

Notre Dame News

The University of Notre Dame has asked Ann Tenbrunsel, the David E. Gallo Professor of Business Ethics, to co-chair a Research and Scholarship Task Force to consider the ways in which Notre Dame scholarly and research expertise might serve the Church in the wake of the recent Pennsylvania grand jury report about six Catholic dioceses, as well as other reports of abuse in the news. Read more here.

Serving a higher mission in Afghanistan

Serving a higher mission in Afghanistan

Colleen Wilcox

Balhk For Web StoryBalkh and Notre Dame faculty/staff standing outside the Gateway of India

In 2016, Notre Dame was awarded a $1.15 million contract to help a university in Afghanistan create one of the country’s first master’s program in finance and accountancy. The partnership with Balkh University, the country’s third largest university, allowed Notre Dame faculty and staff to help design, train, deliver, and assess a new master’s degree.…