I would encourage everyone at Booth to participate in at least one quarter of BoothInsights. It’s important that we reflect on and share topics such as community, relationships, and life philosophies because they create more meaningful relationships and an authentic self.
Time is equal. We all have only 24 hours a day. In business school, time allocation is extremely challenging, since there is always so much going on. Maximizing my time has been my primary purpose since I joined Booth. Looking back on my two years, I truly believe that I was holistic in year 1 and I have been focused in year 2.
This past Friday, March 8th, Booth’s CREDIT Group hosted the 14th Annual Credit, Restructuring, Distressed Investing & Turnaround Conference at the University Club of Chicago, with almost 200 attendees. This year’s speakers and panel members largely focused on applying lessons learned from historical empirics in order to assess where we are in the current credit cycle and to highlight risks that investors should be mindful of going forward.
What if I told you of a place you could hear incredible stories from people from all over the world, from all walks of life. You could hear about their greatest triumphs, and their deepest losses. Their innermost dreams and their hidden insecurities. Would you go?
This is the third of our Facilities series, bringing life to the people behind the scenes at Booth.
Each year, a carefully selected crop of co-chairs rise up to meet the demands of navigating professional life at Booth. As the time for transitions come around, we reached out to a few of this year’s co-chairs for their thoughts on the year gone by.
Each February commemorates the celebration of African Americans’ social, cultural, & economic contributions to America and the world.
So many courses, so little time! That’s how most of us feel at Booth, but wait till you consider the wider University!
A few Boothies and I managed to escape the polar vortex in Chicago this winter in exchange for sunshine and endless tapas in Barcelona. We are one month into our IBEP exchange program at IESE Business School, and it has been nothing short of a blast.
Next time you find yourself in need of a stamp, printed poster, or Booth spiral notebook, do not worry about traversing outside in the sub-zero temperatures. Stop by Harper 108 and put a face to the name of the people who help you.
With the mission of taking Booth to greater heights, Team Elevate beat Team Happy Healthy Booth, to win the 2019 GBC election. Sarah Liu, the newly elected President, and her team share their vision for the coming year.
For most of us, epiphanies are born in moments of intense brain activity. Or so we think. When Sendhil Mullainathan was a young man, he would take long bus rides in upstate New York to visit a girl.
We can hardly believe its time for another GBC Exec election. Introduced here are the two slates vying for the opportunity to shape the culture and future of the Booth experience. ChiBus gained access to the two slates running for the GBC Exec Committee 2019: Teams Elevate and Happy Healthy Booth
One of the Rustandy Center of Social Innovation’s flagship programs, GSIP is an experiential learning course that explores the impact of social enterprise and philanthropy on India’s most pressing challenges.
Forgetting the words I wanted to say in English was my biggest fear when presenting in front of clients. It's because English is not my first language. It's not even my second language.
Congratulations to the Boothies who graduated in the Autumn Quarter! Check out the full list inside.
Carrie Tarkocin sat down with Jason Coleman, Dennis Hannum, and Danny Simmons to try and figure out how the magic happens — where the hardworking men of the Building Events team transform Harper Center to meet our every need.
Our Experience of the Kilts Center Marketing Case Competition: In the grand tradition of Booth’s “pay it forward” culture, we are here to give our two (or technically, five) cents to ensure victory in such competitions.
Over past few weeks when I asked 2Y Boothies on their MBA exchange plans (or not), I received some intriguing responses. Diving deep, I realized that there were few myths surrounding an MBA exchange experience and I should (as an exchange candidate) take the opportunity to provide some clarity it deserves
I’m not a traditional CEO. To start with, I’m 30 years old. I’m hands-on, extremely data-driven, and strive to understand every aspect of the business—from the back-end code of our website to the shipping process from our LEED-certified facility just outside of Chicago.