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News, features, and voices from the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management


Chao Wang creates strategic, global partnerships for Android TV and Google TV

October 27, 2021

10 Under 10 honoree Chao Wang, MBA ’12, leads partnerships and strategy via global, cross-functional teams at Google and virtual “field trips” for school kids.

ConnectFor enables managers to link employees’ interests and goals with projects

October 22, 2021

Danielle Boris ’16, MBA ’21, founded ConnectFor to ensure every employee is given an equal opportunity to love their work.

Cybersecurity attorney Gage Javier helps clients navigate an evolving landscape

October 13, 2021

10 Under 10 honoree Gage Javier, MBA ’16, is a cybersecurity attorney, champion for domestic violence victims, recreational pilot, and race-car driver.

WIN Conference aims to boost representation of women in investing

October 13, 2021

The Undergraduate Women in Investing Conference aims to educate undergraduate women about career options and facilitate recruiting, networking opportunities with sponsoring firms.

Johnson offers a new degree via eCornell: the Master of Science in Business Analytics

October 12, 2021

Johnson and eCornell's online MSBA is designed for working professionals who seek to apply the tools of data science to real problems and real data.

Lateral moves may ultimately benefit career trajectory, study

September 21, 2021

Professor Michael Waldman has found important links between lateral job moves in relation to promotions, wage dynamics, and education.


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Johnson’s graduate programs prepare students for leadership across industries, allowing them to achieve their ambitions with business education that emphasizes collaborative and practice-based learning.


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Student
VOICES

Perspectives authored by Johnson students


Our students tell Johnson’s story the best. Read about coursework, co-curricular activities, international travel, internships, and more from our residential MBA, executive MBA, and MPS in Management students.

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Residential MBA

Dreams and aspirations of becoming a global sustainability advisor

October 15, 2021

Johnson’s Social Impact Internship Fund enabled Duncan Lee, MBA '22, to showcase his business and sustainability capability to AccountAbility.

Park Perspectives: The intangibles, finding your goodwill

July 28, 2021

Taylor Nguyen Two-Year MBA ’21 discovered that intangible “goodwill” was far more valuable than salary, bonus, or location

Staying true to my passion for sustainability and food systems

July 23, 2021

Alanna Miyajima, MBA ’21, writes about how her experience at Johnson helped her pivot into a career helping to make food systems more sustainable.

Read more posts by MBAs in Johnson’s Two-Year, One-Year, and Johnson Cornell Tech programs

MBA Voices


Executive MBA

EMBA case competition: A winner’s perspective on innovation and new venture creation

May 14, 2021

A Q&A with Linda Alvarez, MD, Cornell Executive MBA Metro NY class of 2021, CEO and co-founder of new sports nutrition venture Levelle

Student Voices: Meet Osman Ghafoor, Executive MBA Americas Class of 2022

January 25, 2021

An IT manager who leads an offshore team of developers—learn why Osman Ghafoor joined the Executive MBA Americas Class of 2022.

Student Voices: Meet Daniel Johnson, Executive MBA Metro NY Class of 2022

January 15, 2021

Learn why Daniel Johnson, a private equity principal focused on African markets, joined the Executive MBA Metro NY Class of 2022.

Read more posts by executive MBAs in the Executive MBA Americas, Executive MBA Metro NY, and Executive MBA/MS in Healthcare Leadership programs

EMBA Voices


MPS in Management

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.

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.

Interdisciplinary work is the new frontier, and Cornell is leading the way

May 14, 2019

As part of the practicum he participated in, Angus J. McKenzie, MPS ’19, provided services to low-income taxpayers from diverse communities.

Read more posts by students in Johnson’s MPS in Management and MPS in Management – Accounting Specialization programs

MPS Voices


Faculty &
Research

Johnson’s faculty are mentors, teachers, and thought leaders


Johnson’s faculty are sought-after experts in areas such as consulting, entrepreneurship, management, and sustainability, and emerging markets. Our centers and institutes act as hubs for teaching and researching the future of business around the world.

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Mish and Lai win initial graduate, professional teaching prize

July 26, 2021

Professor Risa Mish receives Cornell University's inaugural Provost Award for Teaching Excellence in Graduate and Professional Degree Programs.

It’s time for high-tech economics

July 2, 2021

William Cong sees opportunities to revolutionize high-tech research with insights from economics.

Learning from COVID: Addressing COVID-19 in Johnson’s curriculum

April 14, 2021

Johnson faculty incorporated pandemic challenges into their curriculum to spur relevant discussions, research, and analysis among students.


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Alumni: Nolan gift offers ‘incredible opportunities’ for Hotelies

October 27, 2021

A $50 million naming gift from Peter Nolan ’80, MBA ’82, and Stephanie Nolan ’84 is doing the greatest good for Hotelies.

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Post-2020 Food and Beverage: Rebuilding an Embattled Industry

October 22, 2021

Experts joined Lilly Jan, Ph.D. to discuss problems and possible improvements in the food and beverage industry following the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The Student Voice: Meet Maxwell Diamond ’24

October 22, 2021

Maxwell Diamond ’24 is a Nolan School undergraduate student pursuing a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in hotel administration. He is also planning on minoring in real estate.

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The Student Voice: Meet Kellie Graves ’24

October 22, 2021

Kellie Graves ’24 is a Dyson undergraduate student pursuing a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in applied economics and management. She is concentrating her studies on finance and business analytics while also minoring in leadership.

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Hotels Worldwide Reduced Carbon Footprint by 3%

October 18, 2021

The average carbon footprint of a hotel stay decreased by 3% from 2018 to 2019, according to the latest Cornell Hotel Sustainability Benchmarking (CHSB) study.

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Structured management protocols help firms thrive

October 18, 2021

Companies with highly structured management practices attract, keep top workers, and those with structured operations attract top-flight managers.