Morten Hansen

  • Management Professor at UC Berkeley 
  • Award winning researcher
  • Author

Morten Hansen is the co-author of Great By Choice and author of Collaboration. He is a management professor at the University of California, Berkeley (School of Information) and at INSEAD, France. Formerly a professor at the Harvard Business School, he holds a Ph.D. from the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University, where he was a Fulbright scholar and received the Jaedicke award for outstanding academic performance. He has also been a senior management consultant with the Boston Consulting Group in London, Stockholm and San Francisco.

Professor Hansen’s award-winning research has been published in leading academic journals, and he is the winner of the Administrative Science Quarterly award for having made exceptional contributions to the field of organization studies. He has also published several best-selling articles in the Harvard Business Review on collaboration, leadership and innovation.

Professor Hansen regularly delivers keynote addresses and consults for companies across the world. A native of Norway and a former silver medalist in the Norwegian junior track and field championship, he lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife and two daughters, and enjoys running, hiking, good food, and traveling.

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    Business Motivational, Business Speakers, Business Strategy, CEO's, Innovation, Leadership

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    California

  • Price:

    Over $50,000

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Morten T. Hansen

Can you survive today's business world?

Morten Hansen is the co-author of Great By Choice and author of Collaboration. He is a management professor at the University of California, Berkeley (School of Information) and at INSEAD, France. Formerly a professor at the Harvard Business School, he holds a Ph.D. from the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University, where he was a Fulbright scholar and received the Jaedicke award for outstanding academic performance. He has also been a senior management consultant with the Boston Consulting Group in London, Stockholm and San Francisco.

Professor Hansen’s award-winning research has been published in leading academic journals, and he is the winner of the Administrative Science Quarterly award for having made exceptional contributions to the field of organization studies. He has also published several best-selling articles in the Harvard Business Review on collaboration, leadership and innovation.

Professor Hansen regularly delivers keynote addresses and consults for companies across the world. A native of Norway and a former silver medalist in the Norwegian junior track and field championship, he lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife and two daughters, and enjoys running, hiking, good food, and traveling.

To book Morten Hansen call Executive Speakers Bureau at 800-754-9404.

Great by Choice

Why do some companies thrive in uncertainty, even chaos, and others do not? Based on nine years of research, Jim Collins (author of Good to Great) and Morten Hansen enumerate the principles for building a truly great enterprise in unpredictable, tumultuous, and fast-moving times.

Collaboration

Bad collaboration is worse than none at all. Starting from this premise, Morten Hansen draws on fifteen years of research to separate good from bad collaboration. The book details how managers can avoid the pitfalls and reap great results from collaboration

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