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

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Scanner data can help NYS farmers boost market sales

December 19, 2023

Researchers partnered with NYS livestock farmers using point-of-sale technology, then analyzed their market transactions and uncovered insights that could increase farmers' profits.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Digitizing Books Can Spur Demand for Physical Copies

November 1, 2023

Digitization can boost sales of physical books by up to 8% by stimulating demand through online discovery, research by Dyson’s Imke Reimers finds.

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Research: Familiarity breeds contempt for moral failings

October 17, 2023

People judge members of their own circles more harshly than they judge individuals from other groups for the same transgressions, new Cornell SC Johnson College of Business research has found.

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Research: What Happens When We Assign Human Qualities to Companies?

September 28, 2023

New research from the Nolan Hotel School sheds light on the ways people assess organizations.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Meet Vishal Gaur, the Johnson School’s New Dean

September 25, 2023

Dean Gaur believes in continually innovating business education and exploring the role of AI and analytics in transforming the MBA experience.

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Rating Platforms Drive Sales at Tourist-Area NYC Eateries

September 13, 2023

Ratings impact high-priced New York City restaurants that service tourists, but have less of an effect on restaurants frequented by “locals.”

Better Business Stories & Topics

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

As the Statler’s GM, Hotelie Doles Out Big Red Hospitality

February 16, 2024

After a career with some of the industry’s biggest names, Arthur Keith ’84 has come home to Upstate NY to lead the beloved hotel

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Students debate freedom of expression’s impact on business

February 15, 2024

Is freedom of expression good for business? Student debated whether it drives innovation and improves business, or interferes with decision-making and results in gridlock

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Climate Roundtable Sparks Insight and Invites Collaboration

February 14, 2024

Dean Andrew Karolyi gave a lightning talk on strategies to encourage and sustain private investment in the green transition at the 2030 Project event.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Students debate free speech in the workplace

February 2, 2024

The debate series is a collaboration between the ILR School’s Office of Engaged and Experiential Programs and the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Undergrads to debate free speech in the workplace

January 29, 2024

Is promoting freedom of expression in the workplace a good business practice? This question will be debated at two upcoming events, one in Spanish and one in English, co-hosted by the Cornell Speech and Debate Program, the SC Johnson College of Business, and ILR.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Report: Warmer Planet Will Trigger Increased Farm Losses

January 24, 2024

Research by Dyson School professor Ariel Ortiz-Bobea quantifies just how much extreme heat is cutting into farmers’ financial security.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Celebrating Heather Henyon’s Mission to Invest in Woman Entrepreneurs

December 4, 2023

Heather Henyon, MBA ’03, was honored with the 2023 Cañizares Award for Distinguished Alumni in International Business and Emerging Markets.

Dyson BusinessFeed

New Group Unites, Empowers Female Students of Color

November 29, 2023

Dyson’s Trisha Beher ’25 founded student group Women Leaders of Color to unite and empower women of color and prepare them for leadership roles.

News & Announcements

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Baker Program in Real Estate Announces STEM Designation and +1 Option for Undergrads

February 13, 2024

The Baker Program announces two developments that enhance the value of its MPS-RE degree and open it up to students from a wide range of backgrounds.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

The Financial Times Ranks Cornell University’s Johnson School Among World’s Top 10 MBA Programs

February 12, 2024

The Financial Times MBA Rankings 2024 are based on data provided by participating schools and alumni.

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Hospitality Executive Keith Barr to Receive 2024 Cornell Hospitality Icon Award

January 25, 2024

Hotelie Keith Barr '92 is scheduled to receive the Cornell Icon Award June 4 at the awards ceremony in New York City.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Johnson Professor Manoj Thomas to lead NYC Initiatives at Cornell Tech

January 17, 2024

In July, Thomas will assume the role of associate dean of NYC initiatives, signaling a new partnership between Cornell Tech and SC Johnson College.

Centers & Institutes

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Fostering Future Leaders: AREC and DAIRE’s 2023 NYC Career Trek

December 18, 2023

Student real estate clubs, AREC and DAIRE, visited New York City on an experiential learning trek with support from Cornell’s Center for Real Estate and Finance (CREF).

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Diversity and Inclusion in Real Estate 2023 Fall Career Trek

December 12, 2023

The Center for Real Estate and Finance encourages diversity and inclusion in Real Estate by supporting the DAIRE 2023 Fall Career Trek to New York City

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Cornell Real Estate Club Visits Industry Leaders in Boston

November 29, 2023

Career trek participants networked with real estate professionals, gained company insights , and learned about the Boston real estate market.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Professionals Navigate Rising Economies in Emerging Markets Certificate Program

November 17, 2023

Cornell SC Johnson College of Business faculty help professionals navigate rising economies in Emerging Markets certificate program.

Nolan School BusinessFeed

FourTips for Student Entrepreneurs from Rob Karp ’19 – Miles Ahead CEO and Entrepreneur in Residence

October 10, 2023

Rob Karp ’19 shares life lessons as an entrepreneur with students in an event held by the Air and Sea Hospitality Club at the Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship.

Nolan School BusinessFeed

A Case Study on Barbados Tourism: Repositioning a Struggling Country Brand

September 20, 2023

A case study coauthored by Professor Chekitan Dev centers on the Caribbean Island nation of Barbados’ strategy to increase stay-over tourism.

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Robert Gregor Named Executive Director of the Pillsbury Institute

June 27, 2023

The Pillsbury Institute engages industry experts and faculty to provide students with experiential learning opportunities.

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Unlocking Sustainable Hospitality: How Green Bonds Can Fuel a Greener Future for Hotels and Resorts

May 16, 2023

Corporate sustainability has become as mission critical in business as maximizing shareholder value.

Community Insights

Johnson BusinessFeed

Park Fellows Alumni Spotlight: Alex Green MBA ’12

February 19, 2024

Alex Green, MBA ’12, reflects on his Park Fellowship experience, and how it has shaped how he approaches his career at Apple.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Park Perspectives: Building Trust at the Start of the MBA

January 29, 2024

Frank Hager, MBA ’24, encourages students to focus on building trust in their first months at Johnson.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Park Fellows alumni spotlight: Heather Henyon MBA ’03

January 7, 2024

Heather Henyon, MBA ’03, reflects on her career path into angel investing, and how her Park Fellowship experience shaped her journey along the way.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Scanner data can help NYS farmers boost market sales

December 19, 2023

Researchers partnered with NYS livestock farmers using point-of-sale technology, then analyzed their market transactions and uncovered insights that could increase farmers' profits.