Cornell SC Johnson BusinessFeed: News, Articles & Voices

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Present Value: Kaitlin Woolley on achieving goals and connecting around food

October 23, 2020

Marketing Professor Kaitlin Woolley discusses her research on goal pursuit, information avoidance, and how food facilitates social connection.

Enterprise

Celebrating the Emerging Markets Institute on its 10th Anniversary

October 22, 2020

Emerging Markets Institute directors highlight the exceptional learning opportunities, research, reach, and reputation EMI has achieved in ten years.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Moody’s, Fiserv announced as inaugural sponsors of Fintech at Cornell Initiative

October 22, 2020

The Cornell SC Johnson College of Business is pleased to announce that Moody’s Inc. and Fiserv have agreed to serve as the inaugural sponsors of Fintech at Cornell—a new initiative of the college. Building from college-wide strengths and university collaborations, Fintech at Cornell intends to become a leader in financial technology research, education, and industry […]

Johnson BusinessFeed

Let’s make life delicious! A summer at Kraft Heinz

October 16, 2020

Kaitlyn Briggs writes about her passion for sustainability, the dairy industry and her summer internship in marketing at Kraft Heinz.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Cornell convenes summit of business school diversity, equity, and inclusion leaders

October 16, 2020

Michelle Duguid, associate dean for diversity, inclusion and belonging, convenes Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Business School Leadership Summit

Johnson BusinessFeed

Student perspective: My experience interning at Cornell’s Emerging Markets Institute

October 12, 2020

Meghana Gavirneni ’23 discusses her projects and reflects on her experiences as a summer intern at the Emerging Markets Institute.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Johnson celebrates National Coming Out Day

October 9, 2020

To commemorate National Coming Out Day, some of our MBA students are sharing their stories and perspectives.

Dyson BusinessFeed

August’s trade gap was the biggest in 14 years. That’s probably good news.

October 6, 2020

Professor Eswar Prasad says rising imports to U.S. shores is a bright spot for the current economic recovery.

Dyson BusinessFeed

A life of public service defines Connell Rae’s Dyson experience

October 6, 2020

Dyson alum Connell Rae’s passion for public service drives him to be successful both inside and outside of the classroom.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Student perspective: What I learned from my virtual internship

October 5, 2020

What my online internship experience at the Emerging Markets Institute taught me about emerging economies, the world, and myself.

Enterprise

Raising the visibility of antiracist, pro-humanity initiatives

October 5, 2020

Laillah Rice, MBA ’09, and fellow senior marketers launched the Humanity Lab to support social justice activists and organizations.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Outright bans can sometimes be a good way to fight climate change

October 3, 2020

Which comes first, the electric car or the charging station? Research by Professor Shanjun Li delves into this symbiotic relationship and green auto sales.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Opinion: Let Bezos and Musk make billions. Just force them to share a little with the rest of us.

September 29, 2020

Professor Emeritus Bob Frank argues that increasing the capital gain tax could make money available to help many aspects of our society.

SHA BusinessFeed

Hilton, Hyatt and others pull back the curtain on making hygiene more than theater

September 28, 2020

SHA Dean Kate Walsh discusses cleanliness and communication as hotel brands leverage sanitization as a selling point following a harsh travel year.

Johnson BusinessFeed

The Masters in Management’s fight for US recognition

September 27, 2020

Johnson Dean Mark Nelson points to the value of a Masters in Management as current high-level employment opportunities remain few and far between.

Dyson BusinessFeed

COVID-19’s impact on work, workers, and the workplace of the future

September 25, 2020

A paper co-authored by Dyson’s Kevin Kniffin offers projections about the workplace of the future and roadmaps for future research and action.

SHA BusinessFeed

Noteworthy: SHA Career Management and Centers & Institutes reinstate internship program

September 25, 2020

The C&I Internship Program helps students find internships in the hospitality industry.

SHA BusinessFeed

New faculty introduction: Dave Roberts

September 24, 2020

With the academic year upon us, meet the newest faculty from across the SC Johnson College of Business and learn about their academic focus, teaching, and interests.

SHA BusinessFeed

How two curious and technologically savvy SHA students forged Cornell Blockchain

September 24, 2020

SHA’s entrepreneurial bent and a fascination with Bitcoin led a pair of Hotelies to found a university-wide blockchain club for undergraduates.

Johnson BusinessFeed

New faculty introduction: Tommaso Bondi

September 23, 2020

With the academic year upon us, meet the newest faculty from across the SC Johnson College of Business and learn about their academic focus, teaching, and interests.

SHA BusinessFeed

Welcome to the Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship Virtual Kick-Off Event!

September 23, 2020

The Pillsbury Kick-off event allows budding entrepreneurs an overview of hospitality related programs and competitions available.

SHA BusinessFeed

New faculty introduction: Christina McDowell

September 22, 2020

With the academic year upon us, meet the newest faculty from across the SC Johnson College of Business and learn about their academic focus, teaching, and interests.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Admissions Director Q&A: Cornell Johnson

September 22, 2020

Eddie Asbie, interim executive director of admissions & financial aid at Johnson is featured in this MBA program Q&A series.

SHA BusinessFeed

Council Post: Four travel and hospitality trends emerging from the pandemic

September 22, 2020

SHA Dean Kate Walsh says that health safety and cleanliness will be the biggest differentiators in the near future of the hospitality industry.

SHA BusinessFeed

3 electric car stocks pushing the envelope

September 22, 2020

Elena Belavina, assistant professor at SHA, says future trends and going electric is more than just purchasing an electric car.

SHA BusinessFeed

New faculty introduction: Dragana Cvijanovic

September 21, 2020

With the academic year upon us, meet the newest faculty from across the SC Johnson College of Business and learn about their academic focus, teaching, and interests.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Cornell SC Johnson College of Business awarded grant for community-engaged learning

September 18, 2020

The $1 million Cornell grant serves as a call to thread community-engaged learning throughout the college’s curriculum in far-reaching ways.

Johnson BusinessFeed

New faculty introduction: Stefanie Kubanek

September 17, 2020

With the academic year upon us, meet the newest faculty from across the SC Johnson College of Business and learn about their academic focus, teaching, and interests.

SHA BusinessFeed

Are cruises to nowhere the way to resume sailing?

September 17, 2020

SHA professor Robert Kwortnik, a cruise expert, says that trips to no where could be a solution for the industry hit hard by COVID-19.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Will it work to fine people who refuse to wear a mask?

September 16, 2020

Professor David Just, a behavioral economist, discusses the risks of repercussions on maskless individuals in public.

Dyson BusinessFeed

New faculty introduction: Marquise Riley

September 15, 2020

With the academic year upon us, meet the newest faculty from across the SC Johnson College of Business and learn about their academic focus, teaching, and interests.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Chris Marquis champions the B Corps model of resilient and sustainable capitalism

September 14, 2020

In his new book, Chris Marquis says a more resilient and sustainable capitalism should focus on environmental, social, and financial performance.

SHA BusinessFeed

New faculty introduction: Alexei Tchistyi

September 14, 2020

With the academic year upon us, meet the newest faculty from across the SC Johnson College of Business and learn about their academic focus, teaching, and interests.

SHA BusinessFeed

Let’s go there: kick-starting travel with biggest ad blitz since 9/11

September 14, 2020

SHA Professor Linda Canina talks messaging around the massive marketing effort encouraging people to get out there and travel.

Johnson BusinessFeed

New faculty introduction: Daniel Szpiro

September 11, 2020

With the academic year upon us, meet the newest faculty from across the SC Johnson College of Business and learn about their academic focus, teaching, and interests.

Dyson BusinessFeed

New faculty introduction: Suzanne Shu

September 10, 2020

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

Johnson BusinessFeed

CEOs bring in big bucks, even more when a CFO is hired after them

September 10, 2020

Research co-authored by Assistant Professor Mani Sethuraman looks at 20 years of data to see if a CFO hired by the CEO impacts the CEO’s salary.

SHA BusinessFeed

Indoor dining returns to New York, but is it too late for some places?

September 10, 2020

Professor Alex Susskind discusses just how important the restaurant industry is for New York City as a whole.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Economics professor breaks down COVID-19 recession

September 10, 2020

While economic growth is sloping downwards, Associate Professor Steven Kyle says the current state of the economy is not a textbook recession.

SHA BusinessFeed

New faculty introduction: Tyrell Stewart-Harris

September 9, 2020

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

Johnson BusinessFeed

Alumni give back as members of the new Johnson Recent Alumni Council

September 9, 2020

Recent Johnson graduates formed a new council to collaborate and focus their energy and efforts on behalf of students and fellow alumni.

Johnson BusinessFeed

How forcing colleges to go online could change higher education for the better

September 9, 2020

Professor Emeritus Bob Frank explains just how this is a possibility.

SHA BusinessFeed

How travel will change post-pandemic: 10 expert predictions

September 9, 2020

Hotels will become airy places with artificial intelligence behind the scenes, says Senior Lecturer Stephani Robson.

Dyson BusinessFeed

U.S. ports busier than ever as East-West shipping rebounds

September 9, 2020

Professor Eswar Prasad says that when people can't spend money on experiences and other services, they look towards this.

Johnson BusinessFeed

New faculty introduction: Rustom Desai

September 8, 2020

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

Dyson BusinessFeed

New faculty introduction: Laura Niemi

September 4, 2020

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

Johnson BusinessFeed

The Asian Century just arrived. Now get ready.

September 4, 2020

EMI undergraduate researcher, Michael Pocress ’21, explains events that led to the rise of Asia and how the continent may define future globalization.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Student perspective: One Africa

September 4, 2020

Olivier Tameze Rivas, MBA ’20, an Emerging Markets Institutes contributor, shares his views about growth possibilities for Africa.

Johnson BusinessFeed

How the global pandemic changed a small business in a big way

September 3, 2020

MBA students in BR Microenterprise recap their experience advising a local business, which included pivoting their strategy in response to COVID-19.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Network power: The professional impact of building meaningful relationships

September 3, 2020

Austin Blais, MBA ’20, reflects on his time career searching, the professional impact of building his network, and some lessons learned along the way.

SHA BusinessFeed

New faculty introduction: Tashlin Lakhani

September 3, 2020

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

Johnson BusinessFeed

New faculty introduction: Omid Rafieiankoopaei

September 2, 2020

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

Dyson BusinessFeed

The yuan won’t unseat the dollar soon — but it could grow in prominence if China dominates in tech and trade

September 2, 2020

Professor Eswar Prasad discusses the growth in prominence of the Chinese yuan across the globe.

Johnson BusinessFeed

These 2 charts show the biggest investment banks are recruiting fewer Harvard and Stanford graduates. Here’s where they’re getting top talent from instead.

September 2, 2020

Cornell’s MBA program has become a factory for highly-trained investment bankers who excel when they hit the desk.

Dyson BusinessFeed

New faculty introduction: Nathan Yang

September 1, 2020

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

SHA BusinessFeed

New faculty introduction: Lisa Chervinsky

August 31, 2020

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

Enterprise

Turtle offers a new model for freelancing

August 27, 2020

Vlad Lokshin, MBA ’15, co-founded Turtle to create a first-class freelancing platform, starting with software developers.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Dyson to introduce nine new courses in 2020-21

August 26, 2020

With topics from global business to racial equity, the new courses will prepare students to operate in complex environments and across cultures.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Exploring history, culture, and health tech innovation in Israel

August 25, 2020

Shuhan Zhang, Johnson Cornell Tech MBA ’20, shares insights from an Israel trek and her experience participating in a health tech hackathon.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Johnson offers new courses in fintech, digital business, and leadership

August 25, 2020

Johnson faculty created new courses designed to equip future business leaders with strategic, targeted analytical and leadership skills.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Experiencing the aftermath of Tunisia’s Jasmin Revolution

August 19, 2020

Guillaume Allard, MBA ’20, shares his experience in business development in Tunisia after the Arab Spring and the country’s move toward democracy.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Park Fellows alumni spotlight: Austin Rothbard, MBA ’00

August 18, 2020

Austin Rothbard, MBA ’00, has had a varied and exciting career path, which includes founding his own business, Twisted Road.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Balancing economic, cultural, and public health concerns in Chinese wet markets

August 17, 2020

Students in the Executive MBA/MS in Healthcare Leadership program weigh the pros, cons, and potential enforcement of Chinese wet markets in this EMI reflection.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Daniel Hooker finds a teachable moment in COVID-19

August 14, 2020

Hooker, a veteran food industry executive, will teach a new course this fall covering global supply-chain issues surfaced by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Johnson BusinessFeed

The CFA franc, a modern-day colonial system

August 12, 2020

Olivier Tameze-Rivas, MBA ’20, reflects on the current state of the CFA franc in Africa in this article for Johnson’s Emerging Markets Institute.

Enterprise

Bob Frank’s legacy as a teacher, behavioral economist, economic naturalist, and author

August 7, 2020

Robert H. Frank, Cornell professor of economics since 1972, champion of behavioral economics, and widely published author, retired July 1, 2020.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Johnson included in top fintech rankings

August 5, 2020

Johnson MBA programs recently received top recognition for strengths in finance, fintech, and tech-sector business.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Johnson faculty and alumni launch investment internship with the Cayuga Fund

August 4, 2020

An initiative led by the Parker Center provides investing experience for Cornell students whose summer internship plans were disrupted by COVID-19.

Dyson BusinessFeed

New student-led initiative makes connections, supports Black-owned businesses

July 31, 2020

Empower, founded by Dyson’s Arianna Kohilakis ’22, identifies project opportunities and pairs Black-owned businesses with Cornell undergraduate volunteers.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Uptick in COVID-19 cases makes it difficult to bring back jobs. ‘Some people may be put out of the job market for a long time.’

July 30, 2020

Professor Murillo Campello says that the employment disruption created by COVID-19 has necessitated everyone to take a hard look at their skills.