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 Cornell Peter and Stephanie Nolan School of Hotel Administration.

Research With Impact

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Trust in online content moderation depends on moderator

November 2, 2022

Both the type of online content moderator and the “temperature” of the harassing content influenced people’s perception of the moderation decision, new research finds.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Parking ticket reminders work, but not for all

November 1, 2022

Parking-ticket recipients who would benefit most from gentle “nudges” to pay their fines respond least to them, research by Ori Heffetz finds.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Evidence-Based Crop Management for Organic Dry Bean Farming

October 28, 2022

Dyson Professor Miguel Gomez is a contributing researcher to this study focused on the sustainability and profitability of the organic dry bean industry.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Cornell to co-lead UN agency’s new agrifood initiative

October 26, 2022

Ideas that sprang from a pre-pandemic discussion at Cornell now inform a UN initiative aimed to meet looming global food needs in a healthy, equitable and sustainable way.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Maximize Achievement and Persistence by Aligning Rewards to Recognize Milestones

September 14, 2022

Individuals are more likely to persist if they receive their first reward after completing a chunk of a task followed by a stream of small incentives.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Social media boycott of Goya did not harm sales

August 25, 2022

Research by Jūra Liaukonytė and colleagues sought to understand the sales effect of social media posts targeting specific brands.

Better Business Stories & Topics

Johnson BusinessFeed

Ad Tech Manager Illianna Acosta Believes in Supporting and Elevating Others

November 28, 2022

10 Under 10 honoree and senior LinkedIn manager Illianna Acosta aims to give a voice to those who have been historically marginalized.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Student Prods COP27 to Include Youth in Climate Solutions

November 17, 2022

Kehkashan Basu, MBA ’25, hopes to kindle positive global change. She moderated the first roundtable meeting between government officials and youth at COP27.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Everything Everywhere All at Once

November 14, 2022

Every feature of our built environment has a relationship with climate; we can no longer separate fields of learning into rigid, prescribed pathways.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Consultant Olga Abrosimova Juin engages with diverse clients on global M&A deals

November 9, 2022

10 Under 10 honoree Olga Abrosimova Juin, MBA ’17, a senior M&A director at EY-Parthenon, is committed to increasing diversity in business.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Redressing the Balance: Equitable Approaches to Sustainable Real Estate

November 8, 2022

Sustainability in real estate is about more than energy efficiency; environmental justice for communities requires looking at a far broader picture.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Dynamic Properties

October 31, 2022

From investment opportunities to risk protection and energy savings, climate change awareness is sparking transformation in real estate.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Castles in the Sand

October 21, 2022

A look at how climate change is impacting the places we live and work and how we should be preparing for the changes to come.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Food and Ferments: The Growth of a Culture

September 26, 2022

Adit Desai and Beto Durón, both MBA ’23, reflect on their experience helping local fermentation company Food and Ferments with plans for expansion.

News & Announcements

Johnson BusinessFeed

Johnson announces its 10 Under 10 notable alumni for 2022

October 14, 2022

Johnson’s 10 Under 10 honorees, a diverse group of leaders, are making notable contributions in their workplaces, their communities, and to Johnson.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Cornell SC Johnson College Graduates Next Generation of Business Leaders

May 23, 2022

The Cornell SC Johnson College of Business community is celebrating the achievements and success of the Class of 2022. Undergraduate and graduate students across the college’s robust catalog of degree […]

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Cornell Nolan School to Commemorate 100th Anniversary

April 26, 2022

A yearlong celebration of the 100th anniversary kicked off at the 97th annual Hotel Ezra Cornell (HEC).

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Cornell Nolan School Celebrates A Century of Hospitality Leadership

April 20, 2022

The Cornell Nolan School of Hotel Administration announces a yearlong celebration to commemorate its 100th anniversary.

Centers & Institutes

Johnson BusinessFeed

Investing in Impact: Paul Kavuma is a champion of Africa’s economic resilience

November 29, 2022

Paul Kavuma, MBA ’93, inaugural recipient of the Emerging Markets Institute Cañizares Alumni Award, discusses opportunities in post-COVID Africa.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Bringing Sustainability to Buildings

November 21, 2022

Raghu Reddy, MBA ’23, Environmental Finance and Impact Investing Fellow, describes his internship at Honeywell’s Sustainable Building Technologies unit.

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Meet our New Faculty: Tom Estad

October 12, 2022

Meet Tom Estad, lecturer in management communication at the Nolan Hotel School and learn about his interests and teaching.

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Where Are They Now? Harsha L’Acqua, MMH ’14

October 3, 2022

Alumni are asked to share their journeys and recollections. Harsha L'Acqua, MMH '14 is founder and CEO of Saira Hospitality.

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Research: The State of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Hospitality industry

September 26, 2022

Cornell Nolan Hotel School Professor leads on first benchmarking DEI hospitality study

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Where Are They Now? Marisa Sergi ’15 (CALS)

August 25, 2022

Marisa Sergi is a graduate of the Cornell Nolan School and affiliated with the Pillsbury Entrepreneurs in Residence Program.

Nolan School BusinessFeed

How the Disruptive Business of Home-Sharing is Being Disrupted

August 22, 2022

Home sharing has opened up a world of opportunities for people looking to rent out their properties. Airbnb and similar companies have become a popular way for people to list […]

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Pillsbury Institute Celebrates 15th Anniversary, Asks Alumni: Where Are You Now?

August 1, 2022

In its 15 years, the Pillsbury Institute has come a long way. So, too, have its alumni. If you’re an alum, where are you now?

Community Insights

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Park Perspectives: Sowing seeds for courage

July 28, 2022

Valerie Hanke, MBA ’23, reflects on learning how to develop courage as a daily habit.”

Johnson BusinessFeed

Park Perspectives: It’s okay not to be okay

June 29, 2022

Rachel Starr, MBA ’22, reflects on how embracing her struggles have made her an approachable leader.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Park Fellows alumni spotlight: Sharad Daswani MBA ’03

April 25, 2022

Sharad Daswani, MBA ’03, has primarily worked in structured real estate finance since Johnson and is fascinated by how technology has changed over the years.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Student Insights: The 12th Annual MBA Women in Investing Conference

December 15, 2021

Kate Nguyen, MBA ’23 shares her experience at the 12th Annual MBA Women in Investing Conference, held virtually for the second time.