Posts Tagged ‘Sustainability’

  • Beyond the BlackRock CEO Letter: Why We Need Green Barbarians At the Gate

    February 7, 2018 • Faculty insights, Featured • Views: 115

    Beyond the BlackRock CEO Letter: Why We Need Green Barbarians At the Gate By Raz Godelnik, MS SDM Co-director To what extent are CEOs worried about sustainability issues? According to the latest PwC’s 21st CEO Survey, the answer in general is ‘to some

  • The Business Model Innovation Kit Workshop

    December 19, 2017 • Faculty insights, Student Projects • Views: 126

    As part of our Monday Sustainable Business Models class, we participated in a workshop that saw us attempt to innovate the way that Walmart operates in the department of sustainability. The objective of the workshop was to help prepare Walmart for the future

  • How Harvey Weinstein Made Me Optimistic About Sustainability

    November 28, 2017 • Faculty insights • Views: 218

    How Harvey Weinstein Made Me Optimistic About Sustainability By Raz Godelnik, MS SDM Co-director This Monday, at the end of my Sustainable Business Models class, one of my students asked me if I think things will get worse. My immediate response was that

  • Guest Speakers for Sustainable Business Models!

    October 25, 2017 • Featured, Lectures, Presentations • Views: 156

    Guest speakers in Raz Godelnik’s Sustainable Business Models class: Mike Noel, Senior Strategist at Futerra Mike is famous for his breadth of corporate sustainability strategy knowledge and ability to provide strategic focus for clients like Mondelez

  • desirability + feasibility + viability ≠ sustainable innovation. What do we miss?

    September 28, 2017 • Faculty insights, People • Views: 1059

    The five Ws of sustainable innovation — 5 questions a company should ask and answer for every new product or service   By Raz Godelnik, MS SDM Co-director   In his book ‘The Way to Design,” Steve Vassalo quotes John Arnold, who taught a

  • Why Startups Are Not Interested in Sustainability

    October 14, 2015 • News • Views: 1395

    By: Raz Godelnik, Co-Director of MS-SDM program Last week I attended the New York City Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator’s demo day, where the accelerator’s latest cohort of startups presented themselves to a large audience of investors and venture


    January 14, 2014 • Events • Views: 1274

      The INNOVA-CON is a great opportunity to meet in person and connect with luminaries in the innovation profession. Content will focus on how to use strategies and methods of innovation to create value. Join us in New York City for the first conference

  • Why Cities Should Help Artistic Entrepreneurs

    December 4, 2013 • News • Views: 1108

    Cities must rethink how they treat artistic entrepreneurs, according to a new paper from the Kauffman Foundation. Nationally, the arts generated $135.2 billion in economic activity and $86.68 billion in resident household income, according to the state of