Cornell SC Johnson BusinessFeed: News, Articles & Voices

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Michelle Duguid to lead college push for diversity, inclusion, and belonging

July 10, 2020

Duguid, an associate professor of management and organizations, assumed the role of associate dean for diversity, inclusion, and belonging on July 1, 2020.

Johnson BusinessFeed

MBA Students Care fundraiser fights for racial justice

July 10, 2020

A group of dedicated Johnson MBA students came together with a community of graduate business programs in an effort to raise funds to help fight against racial injustice.

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The Rundown: Highlights from the weeks of June 29 and July 3

July 10, 2020

Expert perspectives from Cornell SC Johnson College of Business faculty on COVID-19’s impact on business, hospitality, and the economy.

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Black Graduate Business Association helps launch the Black MBA Alliance

July 10, 2020

Johnson’s BGBA launches the Black MBA Alliance with Black MBA student associations at other schools to advance racial justice awareness and education

SHA BusinessFeed

Dean Walsh outlines SHA's preliminary antiracism action items

July 8, 2020

Kate Walsh, Dean of the School of Hotel Administration, shares the school's preliminary action steps and commitments to combat racism.

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Dean Nelson outlines Johnson's preliminary antiracism action items

July 8, 2020

Mark Nelson, Anne and Elmer Lindseth Dean of Johnson, shares the school's preliminary action steps and commitments to combat racism.

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Interim Dean McLaughlin outlines Dyson's preliminary antiracism action items

July 8, 2020

Edward McLaughlin, interim David J. Nolan Dean of the Dyson School, shares the school's preliminary action steps and commitments to combat racism.

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A call to action to combat racism from Dean Kevin F. Hallock

July 7, 2020

Kevin F. Hallock, dean of the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, shares the college's preliminary action steps and commitments to combat racism.

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Park Perspectives: Our biggest decision and our greatest asset

June 30, 2020

Zach Zirkle, MBA ’20, reflects on his MBA experience and says the choice regarding what we want in life is the most important choice we will ever make.

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Spring trek combines Asian culture, real estate, and infrastructure

June 30, 2020

Emile Schachter, MPS-RE ’20 (Baker), reflects on Asian culture, economics, and the real estate market after his trek to Thailand, Singapore, and Indonesia.

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The Rundown: Highlights from the week of June 22

June 26, 2020

Expert perspectives from Cornell SC Johnson College of Business faculty on COVID-19’s impact on business, hospitality, and the economy.

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Commentary: COVID-19 is our chance to shake up economics

June 25, 2020

Professor Kaushik Basu writes the COVID-19 crisis provides opportunity for economists to rethink some of the ideas they have long taken for granted.

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Hiring trends emerge in study into COVID-19 impact on job market

June 24, 2020

Professor Murillo Campello has leveraged big data on job-vacancy postings to reveal several dimensions of the impact of COVID-19 on the U.S. job market.

SHA BusinessFeed

Hotels could face $9 billion in new costs to stay squeaky clean

June 24, 2020

Dean Kate Walsh says that investment in new cleanliness protocols, born from the pandemic, is a cost that hotels will take on because they have to.

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What we’ve learned from how sustainability and sustainable companies have weathered the Covid-19 crisis

June 24, 2020

Professor Mark Milstein says that COVID-19 is not distracting many companies from their sustainability commitments as they deal with the pandemic.

SHA BusinessFeed

Roundtable Recap: Card check, employer associations, and hotel arbitration discussed at annual Labor Relations Roundtable

June 23, 2020

The 8th Annual Labor Relations Roundtable invited hospitality industry representatives to discuss the ever-changing landscape of labor and employment law.

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Research Recap: The relationship satisfaction factor in successful brand-hotel partnerships

June 23, 2020

Chekitan Dev, professor of marketing at the School of Hotel Administration, has co-authored a study recently published in Industrial Marketing Management.

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Johnson's 2020 faculty awardees recognized for outstanding teaching and research

June 23, 2020

Johnson is proud to announce the 2020 faculty awards for outstanding teaching, research excellence, and research fellowships.

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SHA celebrates 2020 student award winners

June 22, 2020

The School of Hotel Administration (SHA) proudly presents its award winners and special honor recipients for the 2019–2020 academic year.

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Dyson celebrates 2020 faculty, staff, and student award recipients

June 22, 2020

The Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management proudly presents its student, faculty, and staff award winners for the 2019–2020 year.

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Johnson celebrates Class of 2020 award winners

June 22, 2020

The Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management proudly presents its award winners and special honor recipients from the Class of 2020.

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Is a hotel stay safe? 5 questions to help you decide

June 21, 2020

Associate Professor Robert J. Kwortnik describes the great lengths hotels are taking to ensure sanitization and guest safety.

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The Rundown: Highlights from the week of June 15

June 19, 2020

Expert perspectives from Cornell SC Johnson College of Business faculty on COVID-19’s impact on business, hospitality, and the economy.

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DoorDash scores valuation of $16 billion as coronavirus pushes it to top of food-delivery chain

June 19, 2020

Lecturer Douglas Miller says that, for many restaurants, focusing on delivery during the onset of COVID-19 was the only way to stay in business.

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Juneteenth gives corporate America a chance to act on pledges to fight racism following George Floyd's killing

June 19, 2020

Dean Lynn Perry Wooten discusses Juneteenth as many companies begin to give their employees the day off or a day of reflection.

SHA BusinessFeed

A company’s biggest privacy threat? Insiders

June 19, 2020

Associate Professor David Sherwyn discusses company garnered data and how serious steps should be taken to protect it from outsiders and insiders.

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Feeling anxious? Rearranging your furniture may be the self-care you need

June 19, 2020

Senior Lecturer Stephani Robson says even a little home reorganizing and redecorating can indeed alleviate anxiety.

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EMBA Metro NY students take teamwork to the next level with business ideation

June 18, 2020

Three EMBA Metro NY students combine classroom lessons and group experience to form a diverse team and launch a telemedicine business.

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How COVID is affecting U.S. food supply chain

June 18, 2020

Associate Professor Miguel Gomez discusses in detail the impact the global pandemic has had on domestic food supply chains.

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Favorite MBA professors of the Class of 2020

June 17, 2020

Professor of Practice Risa Mish and Senior Lecturer Craig Snow named to favorite MBA Professors of the Class of 2020 list.

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Inequality in America was huge before the pandemic. The stock market is making it worse.

June 17, 2020

Professor Eswar Prasad says a rising stock market, within current economic conditions, will disproportionately benefit the haves over the have-nots.

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Business school deans live the crisis, not just teach about it

June 16, 2020

One pandemic lesson learned at the Johnson Graduate School of Management is that guest speakers are a lot easier to book on Zoom vs. in-person visits.

SHA BusinessFeed

Take these steps if you're renting a vacation home during the pandemic

June 16, 2020

Professor Chekitan Dev provides tips on how to vacation responsibly and minimize exposure to COVID-19 this summer.

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For businesses to be actively anti-racist, they have to put in the work and investment for the long-term

June 14, 2020

In a contributed piece, Professor Christopher Marquis discusses creating sustained change in business around the plague of racial injustice.

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The Rundown: Highlights from the week of June 8

June 12, 2020

Expert perspectives from Cornell SC Johnson College of Business faculty on COVID-19’s impact on business, hospitality, and the economy.

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7 dividend stocks on the highway to the danger zone

June 12, 2020

Professor Andrew Karolyi discusses stocks and what some historical trends could mean today.

SHA BusinessFeed

Employees crowdsource to boost social justice donations

June 12, 2020

Assistant Professor Jamie Perry says matching contributions is one way companies can show their employees they know what’s going on right now.

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Park Leadership Fellowship enhanced through two new endowment gifts

June 12, 2020

Donald Douglas, MBA ’00, a former Roy H. Park Leadership Fellow, is giving back to the program that supported him during his time at Cornell in the form of two new endowed funds.

SHA BusinessFeed

How business schools can help retool the economy for a post-pandemic world

June 11, 2020

The School of Hotel Administration's expertise is helping the hospitality industry implement best practices in a new COVID-19 pandemic reality.

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Park Perspectives: The (un)natural leader

June 11, 2020

Greg Wool, MBA ’21 explains the benefits of admiring your efforts—the continuous improvement mindset—rather than the goal you've accomplished.

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Learning to recognize discrimination in business language

June 10, 2020

According to Angela Noble-Grange, senior lecturer of management communication, a reason we use business speak is to build credibility.

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World Government Summit shapes economic future and explores hidden innovation potential

June 10, 2020

Professor Soumitra Dutta spoke on the role of innovation in building a sustainable and inclusive future.

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15 large-cap stocks leading Wall Street’s biggest rally ever

June 10, 2020

Professor Andrew Karolyi, Deputy Dean and Dean of Academic Affairs, discusses spurring the economy in the wake of Covid-19

SHA BusinessFeed

Starbucks closing stores and shifting operations amid COVID-19

June 10, 2020

Professor Alex Susskind Starbucks says Starbucks' mobile order and pick up options will help people get back into having their daily Starbucks.

SHA BusinessFeed

Coveted SHA senior prize renamed to honor “consummate Hotelie” Phil Miller ’83

June 10, 2020

SHA awarded the first Philippus Miller III CHS Hotelie for Life Senior Prize to Chloe Jones ’20

SHA BusinessFeed

New restaurants are mad crazy to be opening right now -- or are they?

June 9, 2020

Lecturer Lilly Jan says it might not be ideal to open up a new restaurant right now, but wouldn't call it crazy.

SHA BusinessFeed

As cruise industry prepares to sail, choppy waters are ahead

June 9, 2020

Associate Professor Robert Kwortnik believes the cruise industry will be making some long-term changes to get back on its feet post-COVID.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Japan-Korea trek focuses on business strategy in wines and spirits

June 8, 2020

Students in Johnson’s residential MBA programs traveled to Japan and Korea, identifying international business opportunities in wine and spirits.

SHA BusinessFeed

Coronavirus: is this the end of the line for cruise ships?

June 7, 2020

Not having to follow U.S. or E.U. regulations, Associate Professor Robert Kwortnik says cruise lines that register in tax havens keep costs down.

Johnson BusinessFeed

These Chinese stocks will be hurt the most if the U.S. forces them to delist

June 6, 2020

Professor Andrew Karolyi weighs in on a federal bill that could force Chinese companies to delist their shares from U.S. exchanges.

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The Rundown: Highlights from the week of June 1

June 5, 2020

Expert perspectives from Cornell SC Johnson College of Business faculty on COVID-19’s impact on business, hospitality, and the economy.

Johnson BusinessFeed

How to conduct a job search and position yourself for career success during COVID-19

June 5, 2020

Career Management Center professionals and alumni offer tips to help you optimize your job search and career in 2020 and beyond.

Dyson BusinessFeed

William Schulze recognized as 2020 Fellow of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists

June 5, 2020

Schulze elected as a 2020 Fellow for outstanding contributions to the advancement of the profession of environmental and resource economics.

SHA BusinessFeed

What’s it like to go on vacation during a pandemic? I went to a newly reopened resort to find out.

June 4, 2020

Professor Linda Canina, academic director of the Center for Hospitality Research, says a challenge for hospitality is balancing cleanliness and atmosphere.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Don’t kid yourself: Online lectures are here to stay

June 4, 2020

In a New York Times Op-Ed, Professor Robert Frank says the economic forces are too powerful for virtual instruction to go away after the pandemic.

SHA BusinessFeed

Employees looks at companies' actions, not just statements

June 4, 2020

Management Professor Bruce Tracey says that how companies treat people during these difficult times will impact them for years to come.

SHA BusinessFeed

Cruise lines are working on their comeback. Some destinations say not so fast.

June 4, 2020

Associate Professor Rob Kwortnik poses a question to those in hospitality who are walking a tightrope between tourism and potential COVID-19 exposure.

SHA BusinessFeed

The cutting-edge technology that’ll make cruising safe again

June 3, 2020

Professor Chekitan Dev says that the cruise line industry, where vacationers are almost always in close proximity, will need to implement a lot of changes.

SHA BusinessFeed

What restaurants will survive coronavirus?

June 3, 2020

Lecturer Christopher Gaulke, a food and beverage expert, discusses the restaurants that will come back post-COVID, and those that will not.

SHA BusinessFeed

Rosewood announces July reopening of Las Ventanas Al Paraiso in Los Cabos

June 3, 2020

Professor Chekitan Dev says travelers to sunny resorts will have to trust local authorities it's safe and hotels have plans for those who might get sick.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Food economists say changing consumer habits and potential coronavirus outbreaks in processing plants may affect food supplies. Here are the foods you might see less of in grocery stores.

June 3, 2020

Associate Professor Miguel Gomez comments on COVID-19's impact on the food supply chain and what products will be most effected on the store shelves.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Wishes and wisdom: Messages from faculty and staff for Dyson's Class of 2020

June 3, 2020

Congratulations, Class of 2020 graduates! Here are some words of praise and well wishes from faculty and staff at the Dyson School.

Dyson BusinessFeed

How fostering empathy for the people who feed us could change our food system

June 3, 2020

Associate Professor Miguel Gomez comments on COVID-19's impact on the food supply chain and how it can affect how we see food workers.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Measuring the economic and environmental consequences of COVID-19

June 3, 2020

Professor Shanjun Li has been awarded a Cornell Atkinson Rapid Response Fund grant to examine the economic and environmental consequences of COVID-19.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Present Value: Gautam Ahuja on innovation prerequisites and life as a professor and scholar

June 2, 2020

Professor Gautam Ahuja, speaks about the prerequisites a firm needs to promote innovation and about life as a professor and scholar.

SHA BusinessFeed

Wishes and wisdom: Messages from faculty and staff for SHA’s Class of 2020

June 2, 2020

Congratulations, Class of 2020 graduates! Here are some words of praise from faculty and staff at the School of Hotel Administration.

SHA BusinessFeed

Safety is now the sexiest word in travel

June 2, 2020

Senior Lecturer Reneta McCarthy says hotel brands marketing safety as an amenity are likely to be effective in getting people to travel again.

SHA BusinessFeed

US hotels reopen - but with new rules in place

June 2, 2020

Professor Chekitan Dev discusses new hotel protocols to keep guests safe against possible COVID-19 exposure.

Johnson BusinessFeed

COVID-19’s impact on India

June 2, 2020

EMI intern Srishti Mutha explains COVID-19s impact on the well-being of thousands of people, education, the economy, and the environment in India.

SHA BusinessFeed

How grab-and-go food chains are adjusting to coronavirus reality

June 1, 2020

Professor Alex Susskind says extra costs due to COVID-19 could lead restaurants to increase some menu prices.