Category: Misc

Angel Cabrera pushes a Hippocratic Oath for business

Nice article today in the International Herald Tribune on Angel Cabrera, a friend who, as president of the Thunderbird School of Global Management in Arizona, has been pushing an ethics oath for business school students. The oath: Students at Thunderbird have voted to adopt a Professional Oath of Honor, which they helped formulate. Graduating students

Beijing101: Beijing jazz for Daniel Pearl

Last night I attended a great jazz session at the Beijing CD Jazz Club that was part of the World Music Days in honor of murdered Wall Street reporter Daniel Pearl. Matt Roberts, Beijinger and trombonist in the Ah-Q Jazz Arkestra, in this video describes the background of the Beijing event. More than 15 musicians

Why Joost is Toast (Toost?)

Joost, YouTube and other web-based video services will soon run up against physical limitations of the Internet, says Carl Yang, Beijing-based executive vice-president of strategy for start-up company MPi. Yang’s company – surprise! surprise! – offers a solution to this problem, but his argument is interesting nonetheless. Size matters First Yang takes the vast size