Johnson BusinessFeed

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

Investor and Entrepreneur Nikita Gossain Champions Small Businesses and Global Health

February 8, 2023

10 Under 10 honoree Nikita Gossain invests in small businesses, directs an innovative security company, and is committed to improving global health.

Venture Capitalist Patrick George is Passionate About Helping Entrepreneurs Succeed

January 24, 2023

10 Under 10 honoree and venture capitalist Patrick George is a Marine Corps officer and entrepreneur whose new mission is mentoring startups.

EMBA Spotlight: How Cornell Johnson’s Program Is Uniquely Suited To The Moment

January 9, 2023

Cornell's pioneering distributed classrooms defined distance learning years before Zoom became part of the business school lexicon.

Johnson MBAs and Network Power Builders Honored on Forbes 50 Over 50 List

January 5, 2023

Linda Latsko Lockhart and Karen Derr Gilbert, both MBA ’85, share their career trajectories and offer aspiring woman leaders career tips.

Meet Our New Faculty: Xi Yang

December 20, 2022

Meet Xi Yang, new lecturer of finance at Johnson, and learn about her research, interests, and courses she will be teaching.

SC Johnson College Launches Sustainable Tourism Course

December 19, 2022

The new course is designed for business leaders, urban planners, sustainable development professionals and municipal government employees.


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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

Park Perspectives: Start asking “why”

January 11, 2023

Colin Anderson, MBA ’23, encourages students to find their purpose.

Park Perspectives: Working hard and being kind in the most competitive of arenas

December 20, 2022

Darren Horne, MBA ’23, advises on leaning in to support systems during recruiting.

Park Perspectives: It’s okay not to be okay

June 29, 2022

Rachel Starr, MBA ’22, reflects on how embracing her struggles have made her an approachable leader.

Read more posts by MBAs in Johnson’s Two-Year and One-year Johnson Cornell Tech MBA 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.

ALL FACULTY STORIES

Meet Our New Faculty: Xi Yang

December 20, 2022

Meet Xi Yang, new lecturer of finance at Johnson, and learn about her research, interests, and courses she will be teaching.

Meet Our New Faculty: Collin Raymond

December 16, 2022

Meet Collin Raymond, new associate professor of strategy and business economics at Johnson, and learn about his research and interests.

Meet Our New faculty: Nur Kaynar

December 13, 2022

Meet Nur Kaynar, new assistant professor of operations, technology, and information management at Johnson, and learn about her research and interests.


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January 23, 2023

Chris Kirby '14 is the creator of Ithaca Hummus and participant in the Pillsbury Business Plan Competition

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January 4, 2023

Soojin Lee joins the Peter and Stephanie Nolan School of Hotel Administration as a lecturer in operations, management and information management.

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First Career Trek to JP Morgan and Blackstone NYC Offices for Diversity and Inclusion in Real Estate (DAIRE)

December 21, 2022

DAIRE members make first career trek to JP Morgan and Blackstone in NYC with the support of CREF

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Meet Our New Faculty: Ovul Sezer

December 19, 2022

Ovul Sezer joins the Cornell Peter and Stephanie Nolan School of Hotel Administration as assistant professor of management and organizations.