Focus: Creating great companies, collaboration, corporate transformation, leadership
Morten Hansen's most recent book is Great by Choice, co-authored with Jim Collins. You can visit Morten's webpage for more information on this and his other book "Collaboration," www.mortenhansen.com.
Prior to joining the I School, Morten T. Hansen was professor at Harvard Business School and at INSEAD, France, where he retains a part-time role. He holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration from the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University. His award-winning research has been published in Administrative Science Quarterly, Strategic Management Journal, Academy of Management Journal, Harvard Business Review, Sloan Management Review, among others. He speaks and consults for large companies throughout the world.
What is the best thing about working at the I School?
What information issues interest you most?
Your current research focuses on business administration and management. What do you see as the greatest management challenges in the information arena?
In your class "Managing Information-Intensive Companies", you discuss management principles for the Information Economy. Can you give us one example of an management skill that is too-often overlooked?