Faculty in the Media

  • Carlson School of Management in Delta Sky Mag

    Move over, millennials: A new generation is hitting the workforce, and its members aren’t interested in shared office space or constant collaboration.

    Born 1995 to 2012, Generation Z will begin graduating from college this spring. Analysts say they are independent, focused and fiercely competitive. And yet, at nearly 73 million strong, they’re still being mistaken for millennials (born 1980 to 1994). No surprise—millennials have gotten so much attention, some say, that all “young people” tend to get lumped into their ranks, even though nearly half of the nation’s 83 million millennials are now parents themselves, according to Time magazine.

    It’s a mistake that generational expert David Stillman has seen before; his work on generation gaps began 20 years ago, when his own peers in Gen X clashed with baby boomer bosses over philosophical issues such as working remotely and prioritizing family time. Two best-selling books later, he sees another generation clash coming and is advising companies large and small to get to know Gen Z while there’s an opportunity to adapt rather than react to conflict.

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  • Linh Gilles in Clear Admit

    Last month as part of our Real Humans of MBA Admissions Series, we introduced the Clear Admit audience to Linh Gilles, director of admissions and recruiting at the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management. Today, we’re pleased to shed even more light on the admissions process she oversees with a more in-depth interview as part of our Admissions Director Q&A Series.

    Gilles has been in admissions at Carlson for the past decade and in the director’s role since 2012. And by virtue of also being a current student in the full-time executive MBA (EMBA) program, she knows the school from the student’s perspective as well.

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  • George John in WCCO | CBS Minnesota

    Services we rely on seem to come in a package these days: cable, internet, even a landline phone.

    But will bundling save you money? WCCO took the question George John, a professor at the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management.

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