Dr. Rachel

Dr. Rachel Brooks (full name Brooks-Ames Lachenmeier) has been Program Manager of Custom Programs at the Executive School of Management, Technology and Law (ES-HSG) since January, 2016.

From 2011 – 2016, Dr. Brooks completed her doctorate in Organization and Culture at the University of St.Gallen. Her research explored communication structures in multinational companies and in particular, how managers pay attention to internal and external feedback when establishing sustainability initiatives in transnational agricultural supply chains. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Latin American and Latino/a Studies from Smith College in Massachusetts, where she was on the Dean’s List. She received her master’s degree in Latin American and Caribbean Studies from New York University, with full funding from the Henry MacCracken Fellowship.

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Take on Uncertainty with Design Thinking

Custom Programmess & HSG Alumni take on Uncertainty with Design Thinking! Business is currently faced with challenges that have never been dealt with before. At Brunch with the ...
Design Thinking - Finding creative solutions on a blackboard

Why DESIGN THINKING is more than messing around

Design thinking offers a methodology that helps its practitioners repair, adapt, reinvent or develop innovative products and services. It provides users with a toolkit for dealing ...

Experiential learning: what can “experiencing” contribute to learning?

Experiential learning is, simply stated, the process of learning by experiencing. But what does that mean? How is it different from action learning and peer learning? ...

Peer learning: why does peer learning ensure impact in executive education?

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