All Posts from the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business

SHA BusinessFeed

Research Recap: Study predicts restaurant sales based on customers’ return intentions

January 22, 2020

Alex Susskind and collaborators look at the impact on restaurant sales of customers’ interest in returning versus customer satisfaction.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Cornell MBA ranked Best MBA for Management by The Princeton Review

January 17, 2020

Cornell MBA ranked #1 Best MBA for Management and top 5 for additional areas ranging from career prospects to most family-friendly.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Present Value: Sarah Kreps talks about war finance and democratic accountability

January 15, 2020

Sarah Kreps, professor of government and adjunct professor of law, discusses changes in how wars are financed and in public accountability.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Meet 12 students from the Two-Year MBA Class of 2021

January 15, 2020

From philanthropists and scientists to U.S. veterans and hospitality professionals, Poets&Quants highlights 12 MBAs from the Two-Year Class of 2021.

SHA BusinessFeed

Roundtable recap: CIHLER explores the state of hospitality employment

January 14, 2020

CIHLER hosts forum for industry, academe, and employee representatives to address issues regarding the industry’s labor and employment law.

SHA BusinessFeed

Baker Program in Real Estate transforms passionate students into industry leaders

January 14, 2020

Students in the Baker program earn an MPS in real estate (MPS-RE) and are ready to hit the ground running when they graduate from this two-year program.

SHA BusinessFeed

A refreshing take on labor relations in the hospitality industry

January 8, 2020

Student participants led arguments on hotels' challanges on behalf of labor and management at the Labor Relations in Hospitality roundtable.

SHA BusinessFeed

PDP gives hospitality leaders education, development, and support throughout their careers

January 7, 2020

Returning to Cornell’s Professional Development Program yearly gives hospitality leaders a sustainable way to invest in professional growth.

Johnson BusinessFeed

How Cornell MBAs pitched three stocks in 13 hours

January 7, 2020

MBA students were given only 13 hours to prepare their stock pitches for the MBA Stock Pitch Challenge. Two students recount their experience.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Park Perspectives: Finding a personal definition of success

January 6, 2020

Austin Blais, Two-Year MBA ’20, takes a journey of personal and professional discovery as he immerses himself in his MBA projects.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Combatting modern slavery in the Republic of Georgia

December 23, 2019

Cornell Sustainable Global Enterprise immersion students went to Tbilisi, Georgia to learn about how to address modern slavery in supply chains.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Park Perspectives: The importance of staying true to yourself

December 23, 2019

Danielle and Emma discuss how friendships, and Johnson, can help you remember who you are and why you came to business school.

SHA BusinessFeed

PIHE Advisory Board member highlight: Stacy Fischer-Rosenthal, P ’16

December 23, 2019

Stacy Fischer-Rosenthal, P ’16, shares her experience and insights she’s gained as an entrepreneur, a Cornell parent, and a PIHE board member.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Park Perspectives: Learning by choosing

December 23, 2019

Caleb Heyman, Two-Year MBA ’21, reflects on what he learned about leadership and the role of decision-making as a Park Leadership Fellow.

Johnson BusinessFeed

EMI Conference 2019: New ideas and new rules as we enter a new decade

December 23, 2019

Zach Bubolo reflects on the 2019 EMI Conference, which included thought-provoking panels, a spirited case competition, and new ideas.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Delivering sustainably: An internship tackling big questions in transportation

December 20, 2019

MBA student Austin Blais discusses working in a corporate sustainability role at a prominent consumer packaged good company during his summer internship.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Women in Investing Conference draws top MBA students and industry leaders

December 16, 2019

Networking, stock-pitching, panels, and more were on the program at the Parker Center’s 10th annual MBA Women in Investing Conference.

SHA BusinessFeed

Two sides to every story: Observing an employment arbitration in New York City

December 16, 2019

Supported by CIHLER, students from Cornell’s School of Hotel Administration and ILR School observed an arbitration hearing in New York City.

SHA BusinessFeed

At hospitality hackathon, students challenged to revolutionize the customer journey

December 14, 2019

Hotel Business highlights the Pillsbury Institute's hackathon and Hilton's involvement in Cornell workshops.

SHA BusinessFeed

Pitch competition rewards new ‘way’ to pay restaurants

December 6, 2019

The Pillsbury Institute's pitch competition awarded top prizes to undergraduates in SHA, Dyson, and ILR and a grad student in the MMH program.

Johnson BusinessFeed

MBAs join with Cornell Elves to spread holiday cheer in Tompkins County

November 25, 2019

Johnson MBAs, 19 student clubs, and the Cornell Elves program join forces to sponsor 33 children in Tompkins County this holiday season.

Johnson BusinessFeed

A nonpartisan approach to fixing the politics industry

November 22, 2019

Ethics lecturer Katherine Gehl advocates for political innovations like ranked choice voting to break partisan gridlock.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Sachin Gupta named editor in chief of Journal of Marketing Research

November 19, 2019

Sachin Gupta, the Henrietta Johnson Louis Professor of Management, will begin his three-year term with the prestigious journal in July 2020.

SHA BusinessFeed

Mia Kyricos, Hyatt’s global head of well-being, receives Cornell award

November 18, 2019

Mia Kyricos, MMH ’03, senior VP and global head of well-being at Hyatt Hotels Corporation, received the 2019 Cornell MMH Outstanding Alumna of the Year.

Hotelie

Learning to manage, with feeling

November 15, 2019

Kristina Workman’s research and teaching focus on the value of compassion and positive interpersonal relationships in the workplace.

Dyson BusinessFeed

An interview with Dave Evans, co-author of Designing Your Life

November 15, 2019

Dave Evans, co-author of Designing Your Life, speaks to students as part of the Dean’s Distinguished Speaker Series at the Dyson School.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Park Perspectives: Learning to lead through discomfort

November 12, 2019

Bernardo Espinosa, Two-Year MBA ’20, sought out uncomfortable situations to learn how to push through discomfort and lead with authority.

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Celebrating diversity in the workplace

November 12, 2019

Diversity Symposium speaker Larry Ruff, MBA ’82, relates why diversity and inclusion is good for business as well as the right thing to do.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Johnson celebrates 20 years of diversity and inclusion

November 8, 2019

Johnson’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion honors diversity awards recipients and marks 20 years of supporting woman, URM, and LGBTQ leaders.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Park Perspectives: How Johnson helped me show my Pride

November 8, 2019

Ryan Moran, Two-Year MBA ’20, discusses his experience with Out For Business student organization and the Park Fellows program.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Renewables are the future: Sustainable infrastructure and technology are how we get there

November 7, 2019

Frank Nicklaus, MBA ’12 and partner at Greentech, discussed the future of renewable energy as part of SGE’s Leaders in Sustainable Global Enterprise series.

SHA BusinessFeed

Roundtable Recap: CHILER, hospitality leaders discuss wages, harassment, and immigration

November 7, 2019

CIHLER and industry participants discussed current issues related to hospitality labor and employment relations at the Nashville Regional Roundtable.

Dyson BusinessFeed

The road less traveled: How Alex Ruiz ’90 carved a career in digital marketing and advertising

November 6, 2019

Embracing his entrepreneurial spirit, Alex Ruiz ’90 surprisingly found a home in digital marketing and communications at global powerhouse Accenture Interactive.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Johnson MBA programs receive high marks in recent national rankings

November 6, 2019

Bloomberg Businessweek, The Economist, and Forbes rankings place Johnson MBA programs among top business schools in the United States and internationally.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Present Value: Lynn Perry Wooten on navigating the leadership stage

November 6, 2019

Lynn Perry Wooten, David J. Nolan dean of the Dyson School and professor of management and organizations, explores the qualities needed for good crisis leadership.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Selling Unilever products in rural Pakistan while empowering women entrepreneurs

November 6, 2019

Mahrusah Zahin, MPA ’20 (CHE), an EMI Fellow, reflects on her time in Pakistan with the Rural Support Programmes Network and women leaders in their communities.

SHA BusinessFeed

Andrew Quagliata teaches aspiring entrepreneurs the art of communication

November 4, 2019

Andrew Quagliata teaches aspiring entrepreneurs communication skills that can help boost their careers and bring success to other areas of their lives, too.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Innovation in China: A sneak peek at the future

November 1, 2019

Johnson alum German Peralta, MBA ’17, reflects on his 2015 trip to China and compares the country's growth to emerging markets in Latin America.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Investigating the business of recycling and its carbon footprint

October 29, 2019

Social Impact Internship Fund (SIIF) recipient, Nikunj Raithatha, reflects on the impact of his summer internship and his client’s carbon footprint.

SHA BusinessFeed

Hotel Ezra Cornell reveals theme for 2020 event: Dare to Do

October 28, 2019

HEC 95 will focus on the power hospitality has to impact society for the better, exploring how the industry can weave social responsibility into all facets of business.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Reggie Fils-Aimé visits campus, delivers inaugural Leaders in Residence lecture

October 28, 2019

Former Nintendo president and COO Reggie Fils-Aimé delivers guiding principles for next generation leaders in Cornell lecture.

Johnson BusinessFeed

The death of distance: The Sabanci Bridge connects two campuses as one

October 25, 2019

Demir Sabanci, MBA ’99, was honored for his gift that created the Sabanci Bridge, an immersive telepresence technology that connects Ithaca and NYC.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Student takeaways: Undergraduate Women in Investing Conference

October 23, 2019

At the Women in Investing Conference, hosted by the Parker Center for Investment Research, women undergraduates explored careers in investment management.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Present Value: Sommelier Cheryl Stanley gives lessons in wine

October 23, 2019

Stanley, lecturer in the School of Hotel Administration, speaks with the Present Value podcast on the basics of wine, restaurant proceses, and wine production.

Johnson BusinessFeed

The United States lags behind China in adopting mobile payments

October 23, 2019

Mobile payments dominate in China. The United States lags behind and remains loyal to traditional payment methods. Will we catch up?

Johnson BusinessFeed

Cornell-Tsinghua FMBA residential session included teamwork, dragon boats, and BBQ

October 23, 2019

The new Cornell-Tsinghua FMBA Class of 2021 reflects on their orientation and parts of their first residential session on the Cornell campus.

SHA BusinessFeed

Is bad news fake news?

October 18, 2019

Cornell Real Estate Market Indices: Crocker Liu and co-authors highlight hotel performance and positive/negative momentum during Q3 2019.

SHA BusinessFeed

CHR sustainability roundtable examines excess food, food rescue

October 18, 2019

Roundtable participants discussed the process of managing excess food, reducing excess food in the service industry, and creating a market for food rescue.

Enterprise

Cybersecurity: crimes and consequences

October 9, 2019

As hacking threats grow in sophistication, here’s a look at what companies are doing to protect themselves and their clients.

SHA BusinessFeed

Report: Leveraging bike-share systems to improve guest experiences and attract tourists

October 8, 2019

Elena Belavina and Ashish Kabra offer guidance to hotels on choosing a bike-share for guests and how cities can best design and run tourist-friendly systems.

Dyson BusinessFeed

John Tobin-de la Puente is bridging the gap between private investment and conservation

October 8, 2019

John Tobin-de la Puente, professor of practice, is on a mission to bring about positive environmental change through the power of private investment.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Alumna Angela Mwanza advises MBAs to build a strong network during 2019 JWiB keynote

October 8, 2019

Mwanza’s talk and a new scholarship in an alumna’s honor focused on building strong relationships to create a powerful network.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Sharing the marketing love with CosmicLove Creations

October 7, 2019

MBA students in Big Red Microenterprise worked with the owner of Ithaca’s CosmicLove Creations to establish a digital marketing strategy for handmade, upcycled clothing.

Enterprise

Ethical Fashion

October 4, 2019

A global fashion revolution calls for greater transparency, sustainability, and ethics in the industry. Cornellians are stepping up to drive change.

Enterprise

Glyph: Pure, minimalist fashion

October 4, 2019

Cornell Tech MBA grads and minimalist fashion entrepreneurs Pranav Sachdev and Alan Lau founded Glyph digitally knit, vegan, and recyclable shoes.

SHA BusinessFeed

Hackathon merges data savvy with passion for hospitality

October 3, 2019

The 2019 Hospitality Hackathon, hosted by the Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship, asked students: “In a world of limitless possibilities, how do you connect a customer with their dream experience?”

Johnson BusinessFeed

Innovative economies: Has China surpassed the United States?

September 27, 2019

John Ninia, an undergraduate research assistant for EMI, compares innovation in China and the United States as their economies compete for dominance.

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Undergrads in Boston: Competing in the Cornell Stock Pitch Challenge

September 27, 2019

Eri Kato ’20 (SHA) reflects on her experience at the 2019 Undergraduate Stock Pitch Challenge hosted by the Parker Center for Investment Research.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Office of Diversity and Inclusion pay equity panel agrees a gap persists for women

September 27, 2019

An ODI panel including Dean Kevin Hallock, Michelle Duguid, and Susan Fleming discuss pay equity with the Women’s Management Council and Johnson Allies for Women.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Lessons learned: Recruitment tips from MPS in Management – Accounting alumni

September 27, 2019

Now with careers in the accounting field, MPS in Management – Accounting alumni share tips for current students during recruitment season.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Anaka Aiyar honored with Postdoctoral Achievement Award for Excellence in Leadership

September 20, 2019

Anaka Aiyar, a postdoc with the Tata-Cornell Institute for Agriculture and Nutrition, received the Postdoctoral Achievement Award for Excellence in Leadership.

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A fresh approach to helping the planet: Elena Belavina takes on food waste

September 18, 2019

SHA associate professor Elena Belavina is finding strategies to help grocery suppliers, households, and restaurants reduce food waste.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Forbes ranks Johnson MBA #9 on Best Business Schools list

September 18, 2019

Johnson MBA moves up one spot from 2017 to number nine on Forbes 2019 Best B-Schools list. The ranking is calculated based on the MBA degree's ROI.

Enterprise

Technology Meets the Eye

September 13, 2019

Miku Jha’s company, AgShift, created the world’s first autonomous food inspection system using deep learning and machine vision technologies.

Enterprise

The yin and yang of social activism

September 13, 2019

Social activists boost social entrepreneurs’ success but provoke “green hush” among established companies, according to research by Professor Wesley Sine.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Dyson alumni offer advice for new and returning students

September 12, 2019

Dyson alumni encourage new and returning students to choose a career path they’re passionate about and remember to enjoy their Cornell journey.

Enterprise

Full STEAM Ahead

September 12, 2019

Hilary Lashley Renison’s startup, Tinker & Fiddle, encourages children to learn and apply technology at the intersection of culinary arts, music, fashion, and gaming.

Enterprise

Investing for good

September 12, 2019

Mubadala Ventures investor Alaa Halawa focuses on early-growth, deep-tech life science companies that are disrupting traditional industries.

SHA BusinessFeed

Amazing, inspiring, and eye-opening: SHA students recap summer internships

September 9, 2019

Two dozen School of Hotel Administration undergraduates share their summer internship experiences in hospitality and beyond.

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More than 500 first-years and transfers join Cornell business community

September 9, 2019

The Cornell SC Johnson College of Business welcomed more than 330 students in the Class of 2023 and about 170 transfers into the undergraduate community.