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Johnson BusinessFeed

Profit through purpose: Building long-term shareholder value

Former CEO of Unilever Paul Polman joined students via Zoom to discuss the changing business landscape of a post-COVID-19 world.

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SHA BusinessFeed

Marriott Names Tony Capuano as New CEO

Marriott International names Hotelie Tony Capuano ’87 as new chief executive officer (CEO).

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SHA BusinessFeed

Is This the End of Tipping?

The pandemic is pushing the restaurant industry to consider a no-tip approach. “If you’re going to rebuild, let’s rebuild on a sounder model,” Professor Michael Lynn tells The New York Times.

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‘I even miss the airline delays:’ Meet the business travelers who can’t wait to get back on the road

“We really have no idea what business travel is going to look like and at what level it will come back,” Professor Chris Anderson tells the Washington Post.

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Dyson BusinessFeed

High food prices are part of a ‘one-two punch’ for struggling Americans

Income loss from COVID19 is driving many new households to experience food insecurity, Professor Chris Barrett tells Yahoo Finance.

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Johnson BusinessFeed

Harold ‘Hal’ Bierman Jr., professor emeritus, dies at 96

Remembering Harold “Hal” Bierman Jr., the Nicholas H. Noyes Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Management and Finance, who died Feb. 12 in Ocean Isle Beach, NC, at 96.

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The new dining reality: Shorter menus, quicker meals — and ugly-delicious dishes

The pandemic is “an opportunity for restaurants to improve labor relations — pay more to staff — and try to renegotiate the fundamental elements of their business,” says Professor Alex Susskind.

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SC Johnson College BusinessFeed

Fintech Trends: The Year Ahead

Scholars at the SC Johnson College of Business were joined by industry experts in a discussion that highlights current and upcoming fintech trends.

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The Future Of Business 101: B Academics Network Connects Students With Real-World Lessons On Stakeholder Capitalism

Professor Christopher Marquis interviews Jessica Yinka Thomas, the co-founder, president, and board chair of B Academics, for his Forbes Q&A article on B Academics and stakeholder capitalism.