Category Archives: Sustainability

New York Architecture 2.0 What Urban Planning and Design is Possible for a Livable City

with Kent Johnson October 6, 6:00 pm, Yale Club New York is experiencing significant growth in the real estate sector with a number of competing entities seeking to live and work here. Some may argue that this trend is a spur to the continued viability of the city as a desirable economic marketplace. Others would […]

Future Focus: How Successful Companies Stay Relevant by Continual Innovation

with Jeff Loehr June 2, 6:00 pm, Yale Club Business success and failure depend on decisions leaders make; they are not a result of changes in the market. However, the market is changing more quickly than most people realize so making these decisions requires that leadership find ways to overcome their biases, focus on the future and continuously […]

All Possible Worlds: How Data is the Real Engine of Creativity

with Alex Toplansky March 3, 6:00 pm In the information economy, creative thinking is emerging as a key survival skill for leaders. But while it is often made to sound like an innate talent, creative thinking is a learned discipline. Successful creative professionals have learned that organization, communication and data, not ideation, are the cornerstones […]

The Return of Manufacturing to NY and the Growth of Workforce Development

with Rob Sanchez October 6, 6:00 – 8:00 pm Rob Sanchez is a Yale Club member and the Chief Strategy Officer of Manufacture New York, a fashion incubator and factory dedicated to providing emerging independent fashion designers with the resources to move their designs into the marketplace. Manufacture New York is committed to the development […]

Integrity: An Access to Effective Leadership

with Christopher Gates Thursday, September 18, 6 pm In a one-hour fully interactive conversation, Christopher Gates, a member of the Yale Club, introduces a new model of integrity developed by a group of leadership scholars led by Werner Erhard and Michael Jensen, which you can read HERE. Chris shares how applying this new model of integrity […]

Law on Your Side: How to Structure Your Business to Attract Funding

with Larry Hui and Jonathan Ain Tuesday, August 5th, 6 pm Many companies are looking to expand their businesses and are looking for ways to seek investment resources. Often, business managers can take advantage of the legal structure and organization of their companies to position themselves in the most powerful, positive light to attract potential […]

Water: The Forgotten Utility and What the Global Water Crisis Means for Business

Join us on Tuesday November 6th,  6:00pm,  at the Yale Club‘s Branford Suite, 17th Floor for Dr. Sarah Kapnick Postdoctoral Research Associate Visiting Scientist at Princeton University’s Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences Program Water is taken for granted as a utility of little or no concern in light of the market pressures on electricity, gas, oil […]

The Past, Present, and Future Of Green Investing

Thank you all for attending our inaugural event! You can view the presentation below.   Jack Robinson, the founder of Winslow Management, will speak on “The Past, Present, and Future Of Green Investing.” Jack Robinson was the founder of Winslow Management, an investment firm with a clear mission: the management of environmentally responsible investment portfolios. […]