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

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.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Climate finance takes center stage at ESG Investing Research Conference

August 4, 2022

Researchers and practitioners examined efforts to fund the abatement of biodiversity loss at the Cornell ESG Investing Research Conference.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

New Research Theme to Solidify SC Johnson College as a Leader in Sustainability

July 20, 2022

The Business of Sustainability research theme will facilitate collaboration, program coordination, and curriculum across the college’s three schools.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Cornell SC Johnson College of Business Hosts ESG Investing Conference

July 14, 2022

The conference is timely given that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has two new proposed rules targeting ESG investing.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Fintech at Cornell hosts symposium advancing research in financial economics

June 1, 2022

The meeting brought together 80 academic participants from across the globe to help advance theoretical research in financial economics.

In The Media

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Frontier, Spirit merger likely to draw DOJ scrutiny

February 8, 2022

Professor Christopher Anderson says a merger could result in lower prices for travelers due to the airlines’ similar business models.

Johnson BusinessFeed

A New Study Explains What It Takes to Stop Wasting So Much Time Online

February 4, 2022

Associate Professor Kaitlin Woolley studied 6,000 individuals to understand what keeps people mindlessly scrolling, and how to stop.

Johnson BusinessFeed

The most important meeting yet for global pandemic response—and drugmakers

November 29, 2021

We need this treaty, writes Johnson Professor Kaushik Basu and Binghamton University Professor Nicole Hassoun in their Fortune Magazine op-ed. It's basic principle? If the WHO pays for a drug, it should own its intellectual property.

Johnson BusinessFeed

What Happens to Service When You Raise the Minimum Wage?

November 17, 2021

A study co-authored by Professor Vrinda Kadiyali finds that higher pay is positive for at least one group—customers.

Better Business Stories & Topics

Dyson BusinessFeed

Clean Water Act turns 50: conference celebrates progress, fosters connections

September 19, 2022

Cornell Atkinson’s Social Cost of Water Pollution conference brought together academics and EPA policy-makers to collaborate for healthy water.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Driving Social Impact, One Bag at a Time

August 24, 2022

Dyson graduate Stephanie Evans ’10, Pamoja founder and senior digital product manager at Tapestry, is blazing a trail in the fashion industry.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Johnson Summer Startup Accelerator Takes NYC

August 8, 2022

The 2022 Johnson MBA student entrepreneur cohort’s NYC Trek included workshops and discussions with investors, founders, and entrepreneurs.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Climate finance takes center stage at ESG Investing Research Conference

August 4, 2022

Researchers and practitioners examined efforts to fund the abatement of biodiversity loss at the Cornell ESG Investing Research Conference.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

New Research Theme to Solidify SC Johnson College as a Leader in Sustainability

July 20, 2022

The Business of Sustainability research theme will facilitate collaboration, program coordination, and curriculum across the college’s three schools.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Emerging Markets Program hosts celebration of SMART experiential research

July 18, 2022

The SMART Program hosted a dinner to honor Professor Iwan J. Azis with the Wharton Award and celebrate a student poster presentation.

Nolan School BusinessFeed

A Vlogger’s Journey from Ithaca to Istanbul

July 12, 2022

Nolan Hotel School graduate Doug Barnard ’18 uses his YouTube travel channel to do the greatest good on the global stage.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Ilya Brotzky ’10 Connects Ukrainians to Tech Jobs

July 6, 2022

Ilya Brotzky ’10, cofounder and CEO of tech recruitment company VanHack, launched a campaign to relocate and employ Ukrainian software developers.

News & Announcements

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.

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Cheers to an ‘approachable’ Big Red Cranberry Sour beer

April 19, 2022

A new Big Red Cranberry Sour beer developed by Big Red Brewing will debut on April 22 at Hotel Ezra Cornell 97.

Centers & Institutes

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?

Nolan School BusinessFeed

The Next 100 Years: Innovators and Disruptors Shaping the Future of Hospitality

July 15, 2022

Panelists discuss the strategies of hospitality industry innovators and disruptors, lessons to be learned from these forerunners' successes and failures, key drivers of innovation and disruption in travel, and predictions for the future.

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Rachel Roginsky ’79 – The Climb to the Top

July 14, 2022

Interview with Rachel Roginsky focusing on her journey to being a top hospitality industry professional

Johnson BusinessFeed

Sri Lanka’s Financial Crisis: Origins, Impact, and Next Steps

June 15, 2022

Raghav Nath, MBA ’22, examines Sri Lanka’s economic crisis, its root causes, and how it can improve its economic prospects and regain stability.

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Hospitality Hiring Crisis: Legal Concerns Facing Employers

June 13, 2022

Professor Dave Sherwyn of the Center for Innovative Hospitality Labor and Employment Relations joins two experts to discuss the latest issues in employment law.

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Cornell Hotel Indices: First Quarter 2022 Beware the Ides of March

May 3, 2022

Hotels in gateway and non-gateway cities continue to post positive performance, but hotels in non-gateway cities are experiencing greater gains, according to research from Professor Crocker H. Liu and coauthors.

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.