Johnson BusinessFeed


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


MBAs find ways to stay social from a distance

March 31, 2020

From online club meetings to virtual Sage Socials, Johnson's Student Council has taken the lead to ensure MBAs stay connected during the COVID-19 outbreak.

Faculty expert webinars help global audiences navigate the business impacts of COVID-19

March 30, 2020

Faculty expert webinars help thousands of Cornell students and alumni navigate the financial, managerial, and social impacts of COVID-19.

Coronavirus emails from companies may not be calming to customers

March 23, 2020

Soo Kim, assistant professor of marketing, says that emails to customers may not be as comforting as companies hope during times of crisis and anxiety.

Faculty point to challenges for women in business and voice their hopes for the future

March 6, 2020

Women faculty in the SC Johnson College share their hopes for aspiring business leaders and offer advice for managing ongoing equity challenges.

Tracking food’s farm-to-table journey

February 25, 2020

Alumni joined Cornell Business of Food faculty to weigh in on food supply chains, sustainability, transparency, and plant-based proteins.

Present Value: Robert Frank discusses his new book, Under the Influence: Putting Peer Pressure to Work

February 20, 2020

By Maria Castex, MBA ’21 Present Value, an independent editorial project produced and hosted by Johnson students, had the pleasure of interviewing Robert H. Frank, the Henrietta Johnson Louis Professor of Management and professor of economics at the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management. Present Value can be streamed on the Present Value website, […]


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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

An internship with impact at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

March 16, 2020

Feam recaps his internship with the United Nations Office at Geneva where he evaluated progress toward the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals and more.

Park Perspectives: To change careers, follow your passions and abilities

March 1, 2020

Daniel Titterington, MBA ’20, explores how Johnson helped him identify and carry out his career transition to renewable energy finance.

Park Perspectives: Operational concepts get real

March 1, 2020

Cecelia McDonald, MBA ’20, reflects on the very real benefits of applying the concept of utilization to her own life as well as her career.

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

MBA Voices


Executive MBA

Emerging markets elective highlights teamwork and insight among EMBAs

March 31, 2020

David Wei Wu (EMBA Metro NY) shares what he learned about emerging markets—and his classmates—during a winter residential session elective course.

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.

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.

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

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.

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

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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Present Value: Robert Frank discusses his new book, Under the Influence: Putting Peer Pressure to Work

February 20, 2020

By Maria Castex, MBA ’21 Present Value, an independent editorial project produced and hosted by Johnson students, had the pleasure of interviewing Robert H. Frank, the Henrietta Johnson Louis Professor of Management and professor of economics at the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management. Present Value can be streamed on the Present Value website, […]

Present Value: Eswar Prasad and Andrew Karolyi discuss emerging markets and cryptocurrency

February 13, 2020

Present Value interviews Eswar Prasad and Andrew Karolyi, Cornell economics professors with expertise in emerging markets and finance.

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.


More across the
Cornell SC Johnson College of Business


Enterprise

Earn Into Wealth offers guideposts to wealth building

April 1, 2020

Kaya Ladejobi, MBA ’13, founded Earn Into Wealth, a financial planning firm for Gen X and Y women, URMs and HENRYs (High Earners Not Rich Yet).

SHA BusinessFeed

MMH externships give insider’s view of the hospitality industry

March 31, 2020

Two MMH students recap their winter externship experiences shadowing hospitality professionals in revenue management and hotel development.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Reflecting on international service projects with Dyson’s SMART program

March 31, 2020

In January 2020, total of 44 students and leaders from across Cornell completed service projects with international organizations in Africa and Asia.

SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Faculty expert webinars help global audiences navigate the business impacts of COVID-19

March 30, 2020

Faculty expert webinars help thousands of Cornell students and alumni navigate the financial, managerial, and social impacts of COVID-19.

Dyson BusinessFeed

As the hospitality industry lays off hundreds, grocery employment becomes an opportunity

March 24, 2020

Supply chain economist Miguel Gomez says major retailers are hiring not just to meet increases in demand, but also because of new emergency legislation towards worker protections.

Enterprise

Fisk Johnson, CEO of SC Johnson: A champion in the crusade against plastic ocean waste

March 23, 2020

SC Johnson CEO Fisk Johnson talks about why ending plastic ocean waste is important to him, his company, and human life on this planet.