Thought Leadership

At Wharton, we believe that knowledge is the muscle of business. Our 225+ faculty, as well as 20 research centers and initiatives, are the brain trust that powers this engine. Wharton thought leadership crosses multiple disciplines and is available to you in a variety of ways — academic research, books, interviews, and more. Immerse yourself in Wharton knowledge, and gain valuable business insight that can help you achieve your goals within your own organization today.

You Can Lead, but Can You Coach?

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You Can Lead, but Can You Coach?

As a leader, it’s your responsibility to empower your followers. The Adaptable Leader teaches participants a three-step process to meet the demand for coaching skills. Read more »

For the Win: Using Connected Strategies to Gain a Competitive Advantage

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For the Win: Using Connected Strategies to Gain a Competitive Advantage

In an increasingly competitive marketplace, it’s no longer good enough for company to sell a product through a one-time transaction with shoppers they may never see again. Wharton professor Nicolaj Siggelkow and Christian Terwiesch explain how businesses can create more value for themselves and their customers if they learn to develop a connected strategy. Read more »

Get Happier in Work and Life: The Four-Way View

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Get Happier in Work and Life: The Four-Way View

Align your focus on what really matters to you, so you can set goals, optimize performance, and increase satisfaction in all areas of your life. Read more »

Wharton Digital Press: A Humans Guide To Machine Intelligence

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A Human’s Guide to Machine Intelligence: How Algorithms Are Shaping Our Lives and How We Can Stay in Control

Wharton professor and tech entrepreneur Kartik Hosanagar surveys the brave new world of algorithmic decision-making in his new book. Drawing on his professional experience designing algorithms–and on history, computer science, and psychology–he explores how algorithms work and why they occasionally go rogue, what drives our trust in them, and the many ramifications of algorithmic decision-making. He makes the compelling case that we need to arm ourselves with a better, deeper, more nuanced understanding of the phenomenon of algorithmic thinking. Read More »