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Conversation With Andrew Brandt | Wharton Sports Analytics & Business Initiative

Conversation With Andrew Brandt | Wharton Sports Analytics & Business Initiative

It’s good to be back here. I always enjoy coming to Wharton, the great program that Michelle runs here, the program I was involved in, as I’ll talk about, it’s part of my background before I moved over…

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Why Arts Graduates Are Under-Employed

Why Arts Graduates Are Under-Employed

Arts graduates across the developed world, often complain bitterly about the difficulties they face finding good employment. They spent long and costly years studying such subjects as history, art, philosophy, poetry and drama, then they reach the jobs…

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Profit or Purpose?

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Why do businesses exist? To earn profits? Or to serve a purpose? Now the conventional view is that businesses exist solely to make profits. But this leads to some concerns that businesses are not serving society and therefore…

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VV 22 Business English Vocabulary – Risk Management 1

VV 22 Business English Vocabulary – Risk Management 1

You’re watching Video Vocab by Business English Pod dot com I’m this episode a video vocabulary the first of a two-part series on vocabulary related to risk management in this episode we’ll take a general look at risk…

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Why Clothes Matter

Why Clothes Matter

Once, we were all dressed by someone else. Parents picked out a T-shirt; the school dictated what colour our trousers should be. But at some point, we were granted the opportunity to discover who we might be in…

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PLATO ON: The Forms

PLATO ON: The Forms

Asking one’s self and others what the perfect version of something is the ideal version might sound like a strange idea What is the perfect marriage? or career? or system of government? or school? It can feel immature…

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How to be an Entrepreneur

How to be an Entrepreneur

Many of us want to become entrepreneurs. Starting your own business is one of the biggest dreams of our times. But how do you get to be an entrepreneur? Most of the advice focuses on the practicalities: writing…

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Loeb Fellowship 45th Anniversary Lecture: Swoon, On The Urban Impact of Collaborative Gestures

Loeb Fellowship 45th Anniversary Lecture: Swoon, On The Urban Impact of Collaborative Gestures

Good evening. Good evening. There you go. Welcome to the 45th Loeb reunion. [cheers, applause] Yeah. Yeah. That’s much better. I want to welcome Loeb alumni, GSD alumni, students, staff, faculty, and friends to this evening and to…

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Sell Your Ideas the Steve Jobs Way

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[MUSIC] Good afternoon. Thank you, thanks for inviting me. Today I want to help all of you sell your ideas the Steve Jobs way. I’d like to call this the new rules of persuasive presentations. Because I think…

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What Role Does our Microbiome Play in a Healthy Diet? – with Tim Spector

What Role Does our Microbiome Play in a Healthy Diet? – with Tim Spector

[MUSIC PLAYING] [APPLAUSE] Thank you very much. And again, certainly a diverse series of talks today. So we’re going to look at a bit of the universe inside our own bodies, opposite of what we’ve been seeing before….

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