Johnson BusinessFeed


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


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.

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.

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.

Welcoming Johnson’s residential MBA classes of 2020 and 2021

August 29, 2019

Johnson recently welcomed 432 new students across its three residential MBA programs. See pre-term highlights and data for the classes of 2020 and 2021.

SGE speaker demystifies “responsible investment”

June 21, 2019

Linda Giuliano, MBA ’02, of AllianceBernstein gives students a glimpse of the key themes and considerations in responsible investment as part of SGE’s Finance and Sustainability speaker series.

Johnson recognizes 2019 award winners across nine academic programs

May 24, 2019

Several students across Johnson’s seven MBA programs and two MPS programs were recognized for their achievements, contributions, and academic performance.


Stories by
program

Explore stories related to Johnson’s MBA and MPS in Management programs


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.

ALL Student Voices

Residential MBA

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.

Turning the page: MBAs help NY publishers balance passion with profit

August 21, 2019

Big Red Microenterprise took on a primary challenge of many small business owners—the desire to balance profit with passion—with Larson Publications.

An unconventional decision: My straight-through, MBA/bachelor’s degree experience

May 30, 2019

Hannah Cho, Two-Year MBA ’20, reflects on her decision to pursue both her bachelor’s degree and MBA at Cornell over the course of five years.

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

MBA Voices


Executive MBA

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.

From Metro NY to Israel: A new perspective on global business

May 1, 2019

Katie Meyer, Executive MBA Metro NY student, reflects on her global business study in Israel, a “life changing” experience.

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

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.

ALL FACULTY STORIES

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.


More across the
Cornell SC Johnson College of Business


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.

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.

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?”

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.