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In the Kitchen With Chef CJ Jacobson

In the Kitchen With Chef CJ Jacobson

Cooking takes place in a high-performance environment but also requires teamwork. Join William Blair’s Hugo Scott-Gall and CJ Jacobson, former member of the U.S. National Volleyball Team and current chef partner at Chicago restaurants Aba and Ëma, for a discussion...

Can We Talk?

Can We Talk?

What do cricket and investing have in common? A lot more than you think. Join William Blair’s Hugo Scott-Gall and Simon Fennell for a conversation with Tim Harkness, sports psychologist and author of “10 Rules for Talking: An Expert’s Guide to Mastering Difficult...

Leadership: One GOALLLLLL!

Leadership: One GOALLLLLL!

Strong leadership, especially during uncertain times, is more important than ever. Join our moderator, Hugo Scott-Gall, co-director of research on the global equity team, for a conversation with Jill Ellis, former head coach of the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team,...

Cubs Win! Tom Ricketts Explains How

Cubs Win! Tom Ricketts Explains How

When Tom Ricketts, CFA, chairman of the Chicago Cubs, took over the “loveable losers” in 2009, he set about transforming the organization. Seven years later he had combined art and science to create a winning culture and team—culminating in what may be the most...

Tiger vs. Roger: The Case for Generalists

Tiger vs. Roger: The Case for Generalists

What do Tiger Woods and Roger Federer have in common with hedgehogs and foxes? Find out as we sit down with David Epstein, New York Times bestselling author of The Sports Gene and Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World, who argues that in most fields,...

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