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.

Research With Impact

Dyson BusinessFeed

The future of money

October 4, 2021

Professor Eswar Prasad examines the implications of the rise of digital currencies in newest book.

SHA BusinessFeed

Driving more accurate reviews in hospitality

September 27, 2021

Research examines the relationship between customer satisfaction and reporting motivation in online review platforms.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Lateral moves may ultimately benefit career trajectory, study

September 21, 2021

Professor Michael Waldman has found important links between lateral job moves in relation to promotions, wage dynamics, and education.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Meet Jinhua Zhao, Dyson’s new dean

August 31, 2021

Dean Zhao believes Dyson is positioned to push the frontiers of business education to address 21st century challenges. Learn why and more in this Q&A.

SHA BusinessFeed

Study examines if US firms are becoming more short-term oriented

August 24, 2021

Yuan Shi has found intriguing data that provides new details around the active debate among managers, investors, researchers, and policymakers.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Low self-esteem leads to low-quality purchases

August 10, 2021

Study proposes that low self-esteem consumers gravitate toward inferior products because those products confirm their pessimistic self-views.

In The Media

SHA BusinessFeed

The home-sharing start-ups coming for Airbnb’s throne

September 17, 2021

“Airbnb, having such a huge first-mover advantage and having so many hosts… they have a huge scale of benefits that are going to be hard to replicate,” Professor Chekitan Dev tells The Washington Post.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Bitcoin drops below $43,000 on El Salvador’s first day using it

September 7, 2021

Fintech expert Professor Will Cong comments on Bitcoin's value drop, an event that happened on El Salvador's first day of using the cryptocurrency as legal tender.

SHA BusinessFeed

Some Hotels Are Mandating Vaccines. Will Others Follow?

August 27, 2021

“At the current stage, I don’t think we will see broad vaccine requirements by hotels,” Professor Christopher Anderson tells The New York Times.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Is This Food Really Healthy? New Packaging Labels Would Tell You

August 25, 2021

Professor David Just tells Scientific American that the Food Labeling Modernization Act of 2021 does address a real problem “and could perhaps have a positive influence.”

Better Business Stories & Topics

Johnson BusinessFeed

Cybersecurity attorney Gage Javier helps clients navigate an evolving landscape

October 13, 2021

10 Under 10 honoree Gage Javier, MBA ’16, is a cybersecurity attorney, champion for domestic violence victims, recreational pilot, and race-car driver.

Johnson BusinessFeed

WIN Conference aims to boost representation of women in investing

October 13, 2021

The Undergraduate Women in Investing Conference aims to educate undergraduate women about career options and facilitate recruiting, networking opportunities with sponsoring firms.

SHA BusinessFeed

Cirona Labs creates cannabinoid ingredients for food, beverage, and cosmetics companies

October 12, 2021

Hotelie Hunter Friedland ’19, founder of Cirona Labs, credits Cornell’s entrepreneurship ecosystem for helping him to build and launch his startup.

SHA BusinessFeed

Maximizing female talent in hospitality, travel

October 4, 2021

A panel of industry and academic leaders share stories, challenges and organizational best practices for supporting women in hospitality and travel.

Dyson BusinessFeed

B.Untethered offers midlife women solutions for nutrition, fitness, and positive challenge

September 24, 2021

Cornellian Anissa Buckley founded B.Untethered, a wellness and adventure startup that offers science-based solutions for midlife women.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Landmark gift establishes Cornell Peter and Stephanie Nolan School of Hotel Administration

September 17, 2021

A historic $50 million gift from Peter Nolan ’80, MBA ’82, and Stephanie Nolan ’84 will establish the Cornell Peter and Stephanie Nolan School of Hotel Administration.

SHA BusinessFeed

Million Meals Mission provides meals to food-insecure communities around the world

September 10, 2021

Hotelie Samay Bansal ’21 founded Million Meals Mission to be a conduit between donors and small, grassroots organizations worldwide.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Virtuelly helps companies, events organizers adapt to a virtual-first world

August 12, 2021

Virtuelly is a marketplace that curates virtual experiences for remote and distributed teams to do team building and other fun activities.

News & Announcements

Johnson BusinessFeed

Johnson offers a new degree via eCornell: the Master of Science in Business Analytics

October 12, 2021

Johnson and eCornell's online MSBA is designed for working professionals who seek to apply the tools of data science to real problems and real data.

SHA BusinessFeed

Hotel Ezra Cornell reveals HEC 97 theme

September 21, 2021

The 97th Annual Hotel Ezra Cornell honors the resilience of people, service, and hospitality education within this year’s theme: Celebrate!

Johnson BusinessFeed

Johnson honors 10 Under 10 notable alumni

September 15, 2021

Johnson’s 10 Under 10 finalists, a diverse group of notable alumni, are making an impact as leaders in their careers and communities.

Johnson BusinessFeed

New faculty introduction: Adam Dearing

August 19, 2021

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

Centers & Institutes

Johnson BusinessFeed

Dreams and aspirations of becoming a global sustainability advisor

October 15, 2021

Johnson’s Social Impact Internship Fund enabled Duncan Lee, MBA '22, to showcase his business and sustainability capability to AccountAbility.

SHA BusinessFeed

Ideas With Impact: The Future is Seamless Travel

October 7, 2021

Center for Hospitality Research and Medallia crowdsource ideas for making travel seamless

ESG performance in emerging markets: China at a crossroads

September 28, 2021

EMI research intern Juan Pablo Borda Kuhlmann analyzes China’s ESG potential, diving deep into its environmental, social, and governance policies.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Geopolitical factors affecting China’s Belt and Road Initiative in Latin America: Brazil and Mexico

September 16, 2021

Brazil and Mexico have different relationships with China with regards to its Belt and Road Initiative and other geopolitical factors.

SHA BusinessFeed

Roundtable Recap: Finding the Balance Between Driving Revenue & Managing Costs

September 15, 2021

The CHR Roundtable, Finding the Balance Between Driving Revenue & Managing Costs, addressed three key aspects of the issue: People, Process, and Technology.

SHA BusinessFeed

Alumna Emily Kanders Goldfischer ’92 Builds Community With hertelier

August 20, 2021

Student interview with Emily Goldfischer ’92, founder and editor-in-chief of hertelier

SHA BusinessFeed

What Keeps Us Coming Back: How to Build Customer Loyalty

August 6, 2021

In the wake of COVID-19, experts joined Professor Helen Chun to discuss recent trends in customer loyalty within the hospitality industry.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Glamping: The Present (and Future) of Alternative Lodging

August 6, 2021

How do you help more people experience the magic of camping? "Glamping," or glamorous camping, is taking the alternative lodging industry by storm.

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.