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Professors Lisa Leslie and Nathan Pettit are quoted about their favorite movies for MBAs

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Excerpt from Poets & Quants -- "'Because movies are typically made for mass consumption, the portrayal of business professionals in them reflects how MBAs are seen by some non-trivial percentage of the general public at that time. [Pettit] ‘[Twelve Angry Men is] not about business explicitly, but it’s a great example of how to persuade others effectively, which is a critical skill in business. Like many other b-school professors I use it to teach persuasion in my leadership class.' [Leslie]”

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