Cornell SC Johnson BusinessFeed: News, Articles & Voices

The main publishing hub for the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business and its three schools–the Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, and the School of Hotel Administration.

Ideas With Impact

Dyson BusinessFeed

Background Noise? TV Advertising Affects Real-Time Investor Behavior

July 27, 2021

What influences retail stock investing? Advertising–that's according to Dyson Professor Jura Liaukonyte and her co-researchers.

SHA BusinessFeed

A Second Quarter Rebound: Are We There Yet?

July 23, 2021

Are hotel prices signaling a return to pre-pandemic levels? Professor Crocker Liu weighs in.

SHA BusinessFeed

How much? Knowing appetizer, entrée calories impacts food choices

July 20, 2021

A study found calorie labels on menus resulted in a reduction in calories ordered, but with a catch.

Johnson BusinessFeed

When it comes to marketing, customers must watch the information gap

July 15, 2021

Research shows that consumers fail to differentiate between deliberate and nondeliberate missing information, and marketers can take advantage.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Amid competing priorities, business can be a force for good

June 3, 2021

SC Johnson Chairman and CEO Fisk Johnson draws on his storied company’s values to navigate between business pragmatism and doing good.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Celebrating the Class of 2021

June 3, 2021

The Cornell SC Johnson College of Business and its three schools celebrate the Class of 2021.

In The Media

SHA BusinessFeed

‘We can’t take another blow’: Some restaurants may not survive renewed mask mandates

July 30, 2021

Professor Alex Susskind tells The Washington Post that consumer demand might pull the industry through the next crisis, but levels of vaccine and mask-aversion will cause regional differences.

Dyson BusinessFeed

How Humans Think When They Think As Part of a Group

June 15, 2021

“Coworkers who eat together tend to perform at a higher level than their peers, yet cafeterias are often undervalued by companies,” Professor Kevin Kniffin tells WIRED.

Dyson BusinessFeed

The Brutal Truth About Bitcoin

June 14, 2021

Professor Eswar Prasad authors a New York Times op-ed on the consequences of bitcoin and cryptocurrency technologies.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Opinion: The S&P 500 would be below 1,600 without these 3 pillars and those supports are now weakening

June 5, 2021

Private equity now plays a much bigger role than in the past, says Andrew Karolyi, dean of Cornell University’s SC Johnson College of Business.

Better Business Chronicles

SHA BusinessFeed

Mana Up supports Hawaii’s entrepreneurs and helps them to scale up

July 20, 2021

SHA graduate Meli James '00 co-founded Mana Up to build up and support Hawaii’s ecosystem of entrepreneurs, providing tools to scale globally.

Dyson BusinessFeed

UniPantry helps inexperienced home cooks create delicious, inexpensive meals

July 12, 2021

Startup Snapshot: Moussa Paye ’19, co-founder and CEO, UniPantry

Dyson BusinessFeed

Meet Sonia Fajen, CEMS-MIM ’21

June 23, 2021

A passionate global strategist and leader who calls Bremen, Germany, home–meet Sonia Fajen, CEMS-MIM ’21.

Johnson BusinessFeed

EMBA case competition: A winner’s perspective on innovation and new venture creation

May 14, 2021

A Q&A with Linda Alvarez, MD, Cornell Executive MBA Metro NY class of 2021, CEO and co-founder of new sports nutrition venture Levelle

Dyson BusinessFeed

Learning From COVID-19: Addressing impacts in Dyson’s curriculum

May 6, 2021

Dyson faculty incorporated pandemic challenges into their curriculum, allowing students to keep pace with a business world in flux.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Dan Cane ’98 funds the Cane Entrepreneurship Scholars Program

May 3, 2021

Dan Cane ’98, who co-founded Blackboard when he was a student, has funded a new program to help student entrepreneurs achieve success.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Research: Regulation is vital for future of cryptocurrency industry

April 27, 2021

Regulation and regulatory policy play a critical role in the health and longevity of cryptocurrency markets.

SHA BusinessFeed

Learning From COVID-19: Studying The Impact Of The Pandemic

April 22, 2021

Students and faculty at the Cornell School of Hotel Administration (SHA) are examining pandemic-related issues while reimagining a future for the business of hospitality.

News & Announcements

Johnson BusinessFeed

Cornell Receives TEAM Trophy Award Four Years in a Row, Showing What’s Possible When Everyone Is Committed

July 29, 2021

For the fourth year in a row, Cornell University’s Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management received The Consortium’s TEAM Trophy Award.

Dyson BusinessFeed

New faculty introduction: James Stapp

July 28, 2021

Meet the newest faculty from across the SC Johnson College of Business and learn about their academic focus, teaching, and interests.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Mish and Lai win initial graduate, professional teaching prize

July 26, 2021

Professor Risa Mish receives Cornell University's inaugural Provost Award for Teaching Excellence in Graduate and Professional Degree Programs.

Johnson BusinessFeed

BioEntrepreneurship program to fuel NYS life science startups

July 26, 2021

Johnson's BioEntrepreneurship fellowship will connect participants to life science companies in New York state while catalyzing the formation of new life science startups.

Centers & Institutes

Johnson BusinessFeed

Staying true to my passion for sustainability and food systems

July 23, 2021

Alanna Miyajima, MBA ’21, writes about how her experience at Johnson helped her pivot into a career helping to make food systems more sustainable.

Johnson BusinessFeed

EpiWell: Pushing the boundaries in diabetes management

July 20, 2021

As part of the BR Microenterprise program, MBA candidates Tyler Ashcraft and Faraan Khan worked with EpiWell, a local diabetes management company.

SHA BusinessFeed

Preparing for the Return of Business Meetings, Conferences and Travel: Is High-Tech the New High-Touch?

July 20, 2021

Industry experts share insight with Professor Chekitan Dev in a panel discussion on how best to prepare for the return of business travel.

SHA BusinessFeed

Unions and Management Find Alignment Where It Counts

July 2, 2021

The pandemic has created workplace safety challenges.This webinar highlights hospitality labor and management working together.

SHA BusinessFeed

Meet Ellen Yui: Mentoring the Next Generation of Hospitality Entrepreneurs

June 23, 2021

Over 30 years later, Ellen Yui now acts as the guiding force for a new generation of rising industry leaders through the Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship’s Entrepreneurs in Residence (EIR) program.

SHA BusinessFeed

Roundtable Recap: Biden’s NLRB, UNITE HERE, and the pandemic discussed at 9th Annual CIHLER Labor Relations Roundtable

June 17, 2021

CIHLER’S Ninth Annual Labor Relations Roundtable explored expected changes from the Biden administration’s National Labor Relations Board.

SHA BusinessFeed

The Importance of Social Listening: Using Technology to Provide Personalized and Customer-Centric Service

June 16, 2021

A virtual keynote to explore how hospitality companies can leverage social listening to deliver personalized guest experiences

SHA BusinessFeed

Ideas With Impact: Maintaining the Human Touch in a Contactless World

June 9, 2021

Center for Hospitality Research and Medallia crowdsource ideas for contactless technology that elevates the guest experience without compromising connection

Community Insights

Johnson BusinessFeed

Park Perspectives: The intangibles, finding your goodwill

July 28, 2021

Taylor Nguyen Two-Year MBA ’21 discovered that intangible “goodwill” was far more valuable than salary, bonus, or location

Johnson BusinessFeed

It’s time for high-tech economics

July 2, 2021

William Cong sees opportunities to revolutionize high-tech research with insights from economics.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Park Perspectives: Assembling the collaborative leadership toolkit, one experience at a time

June 14, 2021

Christopher Nowacki Two-Year MBA ’22 leveraged previous work experiences to enhance his ability to collaborate and succeed on many different teams.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Entrepreneurship or family business…or both?

June 8, 2021

Entrepreneurship and family business have at times seemed at odds with each other, but upon a closer look, they are actually joined at the hip.