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Reversing the Losing Streak on Sesame Street

May 18, 2017

When CEO Jeffrey Dunn took over Sesame Street in 2014 and made a licensing arrangement with HBO, many people were skeptical this would take the program in the right direction. But with a new mission to, “Make kids smarter, stronger, and kinder,” and a lot more innovation, it seems the opposite is in the works. Professor Rosabeth Moss Kanter, who wrote the case with Assistant Professor Ryan Raffaelli, talks about reversing a losing streak with new partnerships and in the process determining how to answer foundational questions like, “Who are we if we make this deal?”

A Smarter Approach to Infrastructure

April 5, 2017

Suneel Kamlani is a senior Advanced Leadership Fellow at Harvard University. He is the former co-CEO of markets for Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC and chief operating officer of UBS Investment Bank.  

Harvard Advanced Leadership Initiative Announces 2017 Fellows

December 15, 2016

46 global leaders selected for a yearlong fellowship to solve significant social problems

Cambridge, MA – December 15, 2016 The Advanced Leadership Initiative (ALI) at Harvard University announced the selection of 46 ALI Fellows to take part in its intensive, multi-disciplinary program.

ALI taps the experience of a socially conscious generation of accomplished leaders and provides them with tools to address complex challenges. These… Read more about Harvard Advanced Leadership Initiative Announces 2017 Fellows