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

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 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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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.

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.

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.

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

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Executive MBA

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.

Exploring and finding inspiration in Israel’s legendary tech scene

May 3, 2019

Michael Stanat, Executive MBA Metro NY ’19, was inspired by high-performance culture and tech entrepreneurs during the program’s global business immersion.

Near or far, promotion or pivot: Career development in the Americas program

May 3, 2019

Liz Colodny explains how the Executive MBA Career Development Office coaches Americas students and facilitates career and leadership development.

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

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.

MPS Accounting students deliver low-income tax clinics in rural Alaska

April 9, 2019

Students in the college of business and the Cornell Law School went to Alaska to assist and engage with low-income taxpayers in rural areas.

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

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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.

Present Value: Hernan Saenz reflects on his 20-plus years in consulting and looks ahead

June 22, 2019

The Present Value podcast interviews Hernan Saenz, MILR ’98, MBA ’98, as he reflects on his past in consulting and what's to come in the future.

Christopher Marquis’s co-authored paper recognized for “responsible research”

May 15, 2019

Christopher Marquis was recognized as a finalist for the 2019 Responsible Research in Management award for his paper published in Organization Science.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.