Why CEOs have Liberal Arts Degrees

Mills Scofield

They are leading global airline, chemical, healthcare, pharmaceutical, and financial companies, among others. She's spending the summer in Dhaka doing microfinance. Some of today's top CEOs were history, political science, sociology, chinese and music majors in college.

CEO 73

Why CEOs have Liberal Arts Degrees

Mills Scofield

They are leading global airline, chemical, healthcare, pharmaceutical, and financial companies, among others. She's spending the summer in Dhaka doing microfinance. Some of today's top CEOs were history, political science, sociology, chinese and music majors in college.

Trending Sources

Using Games to Get a Handle on Bank Risk

Harvard Business Review

The pharmaceutical industry also creates products with complex interactions and potentially dangerous side effects. Banks can simulate the pharmaceutical approach, and learn much about consumer behavior and its evolution — without putting customers at risk. Popular games also tend to spawn communities who share information and strategies about how to overcome hurdles, suggesting that peer to peer education is also possible (this has been seen in microfinance).