Mendoza School of Business

Is Starbucks’ barista in chief brewing a presidential run?

Published: June 8, 2018 / Author: OZY

Management professor Tim Hubbard was interviewed for an OZY piece about the potential for outgoing Starbucks’ executive chairman Howard Schultz to make a presidential run. Read the full story here.

“It’s easy to assume that running a country is analogous to running a company,” says Hubbard, but in reality, “just like it takes years to prepare to run a business, it takes just as long to prepare for political office.”