A case for teaching with stories
Teachers often use real-life examples to make lessons stick in the minds of students. TL Hill, professor of strategic management at the Fox School, was looking for a teaching case that would help students work through a difficult problem: How do you measure and document impact in the nonprofit world? When he couldn’t find one, […]
Research centers pave the way for conscientious collaboration
Translational research is more than a buzzword. It marks a commitment to take the fruits of research out of academia and into the real world. And a commitment to starting academic research from real-world problems. As part of its leadership efforts in research, the Fox School is looking for new ways to break down barriers […]
Empathy’s role in understanding and generating research insights
This is part three of a six-part series on using empathy in the classroom. Immersive experiences change us—our perspectives, the way we think and how we solve problems. Whether it be a trip aboard or an in-depth conversation with a client or colleague via Zoom, being able to imagine experiences beyond our own can open […]
Sheri Lambert envisions far-reaching opportunities for Fox School’s Center for Executive Education
Sheri Lambert can’t wait to share her vision for the future, especially now that she has taken on a new role as managing director of the Fox School’s Center for Executive Education. “It’s an exciting time for the Center with its increased ability to do more virtual workshops and training,” says Lambert, an assistant professor […]
Do you use empathy in the classroom?
This is part one of a six-part series on using empathy in the classroom. What makes you an effective teacher? Is it your knowledge of a subject or your passion? Your skill managing a classroom, creating innovative assignments or conveying information clearly? It is probably all of these. But as a professor of strategic management […]
Magnifying the impact of research
The Translational Research Center (TRC) has launched its plan for the 2020-2021 academic year. TL Hill, professor of strategic management and the new managing director of the TRC, hosted a showcase on June 15 that shared plans for the future, as well as celebrated past successes, with faculty, staff, students and alumni of the Fox […]
TL Hill | October 16, 2015| Philadelphia Inquirer
Family firm CEO steps down, saying he’s a creator, not a builder Recently, the CEO of a family business stepped down in favor of a successor, the company’s first non-family member top executive. Dr. TL Hill, Associate Professor of Strategic Management, an expert in succession planning of family businesses, weighed in on this practice.
TL Hill | September 3, 2015 | Grid Philly
Co-ops are Ready For Their Close Up Nearly one in three Americans are members of a cooperatively owned business. Co-op growth in Philadelphia has been exceptional, despite the challenges that await. Dr. TL Hill, Associate Professor of Strategic Management and Managing Director of the Fox Management Consulting practice, weighs in.
TL Hill | March 31, 2015 | Region’s Business
Fox prof weighs in on Gov. Wolf’s budgetDr. TL Hill, Associate Professor of Strategic Management, spoke with Region’s Business, the Philadelphia-based monthly business magazine, for a story on Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf’s budget. Hill makes a case for why Wolf’s budget should include education-fund increases.