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Georgetown McDonough students, faculty, and staff are newsmakers, whether being featured in the press, in the award-winning Georgetown Business magazine, or on social media. Learn more about the Office of Marketing and Communications, and find access to the school's media kit, downloadable images, and more.

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Meet the 10 National Semi-Finalists of the First-Ever Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge
Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business Global Social Enterprise Initiative and the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative's Startup Hoyas announced Tuesday the 10 semi-...
On the Eve of Midterms, Government Contractors Fear Another Shutdown
Unfortunately, experts are predicting another shutdown, most likely after the midterm elections, and possibly before the end of the year. The House of Representatives is unlikely to repeat the...
Shari Hubert
Business Schools’ MBA Gatekeepers
If anyone has done it all, it is Shari Hubert, the associate dean of MBA admissions at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. Hubert has been a drug rep, worked in consulting and...
I Want it Now, But I’d Rather Not Pay For It
Ishani Banerji, research director for the Georgetown Institute for Consumer Research, in an op-ed for Huffington Post’s business section: “I've been in this predicament countless times, and I...
Sheikh Dr. Khalid on Advisory Board of Georgetown McDonough Business, Society and Public Policy Initiative
Prominent Qatari entrepreneur and philanthropist, Sheikh Dr. Khalid bin Thani al-Thani has been made a member of the Advisory Board of the Business, Society and Public Policy Initiative of the...
Georgetown Program Aims to Bolster Nonprofit Sector Revenues

New Nonprofit Management Program to Start in Spring 2015 at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business

Washington, D.C. – Georgetown...

NYSE to Take Back Policing Duties from Wall Street Watchdog
NYSE Group said on Monday it would take back the majority of the policing duties for its two U.S. options exchanges and three stock markets, including the New York Stock Exchange, from Wall Street...
Brooks Holtom
Yahoo to Lay Off 400 in India, Invite Some to Work in U.S.
Yahoo is reportedly cutting about 400 positions at its Bangalore, India, offices according to a Bloomberg report that cited an unnamed source. But in an interesting twist, it's offering more...
How Food Makers Are Convincing America to Eat Bugs
Step one to getting people to eat bugs: find people who care a lot about the nutritional value of what they are eating. Focusing on health and sustainability is a great way to get people to buy food...
America Can’t Lead the World in Innovation if the FAA Keeps Dragging its Feet on Drone Rules
An op-ed by Larry Downes, senior industry and innovation fellow at the Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy: “As the latest revolutionary digital technology takes off, entrepreneurs are...
Deans Take Issue With Gallup Survey
How do business school deans feel about the recent Gallup study that revealed that fewer than four in ten business school graduates are deeply interested in their jobs? Each school has their own way...
Apparel Company Succeeding on Anti-Sweatshop Model
Surveying the Alta Gracia project’s development thus far, a new Georgetown University report concludes the factory “is assuming the attribute of a stable business.” Barring unforeseen circumstances,...
The Midterm Elections: A Small-Business Primer
Although an immigration reform bill passed the Senate with pretty strong bipartisan support in 2013, expect only minimal movement on the issue says Robert Shapiro, a senior policy scholar at...
Cathy Tinsley
Clamor Continues Over Microsoft CEO's Women's Pay Comments
At a women's tech conference Thursday, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said that women not asking for a raise is "good karma" and that "the system will give you the right raises as...
From Georgetown to Washington to the World
Georgetown McDonough Launches Business, Society, and Public Policy Initiative

Prominent Business and Government Leaders Serve as Board Members

Washington, D.C. – Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business today announced the launch...

Semi-Finalists Named in First National Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge

10 Budding Entrepreneurs From Across the Country Tackle Problems with Diverse and Innovative Business Ideas

Washington, D.C. – The American Farm Bureau Federation...

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