ETL: Jennifer Aaker, Author of "The Dragonfly Effect", GSB Faculty

A social psychologist and marketer, Jennifer Aaker is the General Atlantic Professor of Marketing at Stanford University's Graduate School of Business. Her research spans time, money and happiness. She focuses on questions such as: What actually makes people happy, as opposed to what they think make them happy? How do small acts create significant change, and how can those effects be fueled by social media? Her research has been published in both marketing and psychology journals, and has been featured in a variety of media including The Economist, The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, BusinessWeek, Forbes, CBS MoneyWatch, NPR, Science, Inc, and Cosmopolitan. She has served as associate editor or on the editorial boards of the Journal of Consumer Research, Journal of Consumer Psychology and the Journal of Marketing Research. 


Stanford University's Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Seminar is a weekly speaker series that brings innovation leaders from business, finance, technology, education, and philanthropy, to share their insights with aspiring entrepreneurs from all over the world.

When:
Wednesday, November 17, 2010. 4:30 PM.
Approximate duration of 1 hour(s).
Where:
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center 475 Via Ortega Stanford, CA (Map)
Audience:
Faculty/Staff
Alumni/Friends
General Public
Students
Members
Tags:
Lecture / Reading
Sponsor:
Stanford Technology Ventures Program
Admission:

Free and open to the public

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