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Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes, center, and her family leave the Robert F. Peckham Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse after the jury found her guilty on four counts in San Jose, Calif. Holmes was found guilty of four counts of defrauding investors, each carrying a maximum penalty of 20 years in prison. Photo by Dai Sugano/MediaNews Group/The Mercury News via Getty Images

Pierre Choueiri Family Professor in Global Business Michael Enright claims that to succeed internationally, Western companies must understand that business will be conducted on a whole new playing field.

Launched this year, the Bradford-Osborne Research Award is the first national award to recognize research published in peer-reviewed journals that contributes to advancing the growth of businesses owned by people of color. Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship & Innovation Venkat Kuppuswamy received the award for his co-authored 2017 Management Science paper, “The Colorblind Crowd? Founder Race and Performance in Crowdfunding.”

You like digging your toes in it and children enjoy building castles out of it. Now consider for a moment a world without sand. Sheila Puffer, distinguished professor of international business, explains how that will be our reality someday.

3D printers and cloud-based design programs have created the “perfect storm” for companies to expand their ability to innovate according to “The Innovation Navigator,” a new book written by Tucker Marion and Sebastian Fixson.

Kevin Boudreau, associate professor of entrepreneurship and innovation at the D'Amore-McKim School of Business, is featured in News at Northeastern for his research on why scientists, innovators, and entrepreneurs behave like they do.

Professor Venkat Kuppuswamy reflects on the impact of cast diversity after Asian-led “Crazy Rich Asians” and “Searching” simultaneously top box office charts.

Professor Tucker Marion answers questions about the trend toward the “gamification of learning” and describes his recently launched innovation simulator.

Professor Koen Pauwels explains how lean startup methodology can alleviate potential big data complications.

Professor Tucker Marion outlines a unique new learning model and partnership being used to teach innovation in our Masters of Technological Entrepreneurship program.