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How To Recognize A True Winner: A Venture Capitalist’s View

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Before You Try Improvising Your VC Pitch, Read This

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When Startups Need To Stop Being Democracies

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Strategic investor: Friend or foe?

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Why Do So Many Young Women Want to Be COOs?

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Latest Commentary

As an educator, investor, operator, and author, Robert is often sharing new insights through articles and other media pieces. Check out his latest commentary!

Assessing Technology: The Technical Stack — Ganesh Bell, President Uptake

We had one of our most interesting sessions to date with Ganesh Bell, President of Uptake. While we explored...

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Future of Work — Brynne Kennedy, CEO Topia

Our discussion with Brynne Kennedy was unexpectedly rich and veered in unanticipated directions. Kennedy’s company, Topia, provides software and...

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Operating at Intersections — Sam Allen, CEO John Deere

Most Stanford University graduate students have never owned a John Deere product. While they’ve all heard of John Deere,...

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Adapting Business Models — Joe Hogan, CEO Align Technologies

We started this year’s Systems Leadership course with Joe Hogan, CEO of Align Technology. Joe was the perfect first...

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Staying Competitive in Every Sector and Every Part of the Business — Alex Gorsky, CEO Johnson & Johnson

As we proceed through the third year of The Industrialist’s Dilemma, the teaching team is beginning to see new...

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The Mobility Story Is Still Being Written — Logan Green, CEO Lyft

We kicked off the first of six new guests in this year’s version of The Industrialist’s Dilemma with Logan...

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