Hayagreeva “Huggy” Rao is Atholl McBean Professor of Organizational Behavior and Human Resources, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University. He studies collective action, and is the author of Market Rebels: How Activists Make or Break Radical Innovations. His forthcoming book Bob Sutton is “Scaling Up Excellence” and seeks to make scaling into an organizational competence than a unique talent. To learn more about the book, read new posts and articles on scaling, and to contribute your own story or ask Rao and Sutton questions, please visit www.scalingupexcellence.com.
Rao has won research and teaching awards, and has published more than 50 research papers and monographs. He often leads workshops and is academic director of several Stanford executive programs including Soul of a Startup: Young Presidents Organization, and with Bob Sutton Customer-focused Innovation.