Bloomberg Businessweek — “Corporations Aren’t Recruiting Enough Weirdos”
(9 September 2014) Darden Professor Martin Davidson explains that we need to expand our definition of diversity to include the weird, — a group often maligned and avoided, — as there is potency and innovativeness in certain types of weirdness that can help businesses thrive ...
The Washington Post — “Innovation Helps Lynchburg General Hospital Serve Emergency Patients Better”
(5 September 2014) Darden Professor Elliott Weiss and Darden alumna Rebecca Goldberg (MBA ‘03), co-authors of the forthcoming book The Lean Anthology: A Practical Primer in Continual Improvement, describe how efficiency principles positively transformed patients’ experiences at a rural emergency room ...
Poets & Quants — “The Class of 2016 by the Numbers”
(4 September 2014) The Darden Class of 2016 boasts a former National Football League player and a herpetologist — a person who studies reptiles and amphibians — and other interesting facts in this business school round-up ...