Professor Stephanie Creary offers advice for thinking differently about job candidates.
And other lessons I learned from Simon Sinek's new book, The Infinite Game
On her latest Choiceology podcast, Wharton professor Katy Milkman discusses the mechanisms of repeated behavior with social psychologist and author of Good Habits, Bad Habits Wendy Wood.
The Wharton Global Youth Program is looking for alumni to join its mission to bring business education to kids across the world.
Experts examined proposals similar to those endorsed by Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders during a Penn Wharton Budget Model event.
How to recognize and overcome the mental obstacles you may be creating for yourself.
In a conversation with Wharton professor Stephanie Creary, two accomplished business executives tackled the issue of representation among the highest levels of leadership.
New must-reads explore the secrets of resilient entrepreneurs, the business value of aesthetics, and one man’s mission to cure his own rare disease.
New Wharton research shows that city planning policies may not work as well as the experts think.
On her Choiceology podcast, Wharton professor Katy Milkman discussed surprising research on learning through teaching with Penn psychology professor Angela Duckworth.
Reality TV meets Wharton as Shark Tank auditions come to campus.
Wharton's senior-most alumnus in India reflects on his faith in humanity, his passion for helping others, and his voracious reading habits.
New and notable ventures from Wharton alumni
Paul Huntsman WG00's move to turn the influential Utah newspaper he owns into a nonprofit could be a beacon for other legacy publications.
The latest research and insights from Knowledge@Wharton
A new year brings new leadership at Wharton—and it’s female-driven.
Brett Hurt transitioned from being an entrepreneur to a startup investor after going public with his fifth startup. How's he faring? What can you learn from it?
Facebook made the most epic tech company pivot of this decade, and in hindsight it was the right thing to do, writes entrepreneur and investor Brett Hurt.
How does Brett Hurt define the soul of entrepreneurs?
Why we are not in another coming of the tech bubble, and Brett Hurt's other reasons for why are we in the new Golden Age for entrepreneurs.
Entrepreneur Brett Hurt imparts the importance of never giving up and staying in the hunt for startup help and capital. That’s where the action is.
How and why CEOs need to sell themselves—for the benefit of their employees, companies, investors and board of directors.
At age 46, Cotter Cunningham started his first company and it failed miserably. But he just “kept walking,” and on his second try, look where he ended up.
"Bad profits" doomed Blockbuster. Other fee-based industry models are ripe for disruption too.
Believe that checking references is a pointless part of recruiting talent? Perhaps these hiring horror stories will change your mind.
In checking references for talent, the higher the position you are looking to fill, the deeper you need to look.
Harsh terms used to the describe people in the workplace belie all the pious talk from leadership about valuing people and their talents.
This serial entrepreneur experienced a transformation at Wharton.
Four shining lights from the Wharton alumni community earn distinction for Lifetime Achievement, Leadership, Young Leadership and Social Impact.
The risks of starting your own company are many. Is that why successful entrepreneurs tend to be risk averse?
Would-be founders seeking financial and professional freedom, here is advice to get you the right entrepreneurial mindset.
Entrepreneurs face a huge challenge as their leadership role evolves with their companies’ growing success. Are they open to change, cooperation and even criticism?