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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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Paul Almeida
Competing in the Executive Education Marketplace
An interview with Paul Almeida, senior associate dean of Executive Education at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business: Executive education programs are perhaps the ones that receive...
Sunita Sah
Morning and Night People More Ethical at Different Times of Day

When hiring new talent, employers consider candidates’ ethicality as one of the most attractive and desirable qualities. However, managers often fail to realize that an individual’s ethicality can...

Georgetown Down To One MBA Essay
Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business has moved to one incredibly simple MBA admissions essay question: “Why you?” McDonough is asking applicants to answer the question in 750 words,...
Christine Porath
Turn Intangibles into Evidence
How can companies increase engagement? An insightful New York Times article by Tony Schwartz and Christine Porath included a survey of more than 12,000 employees that identified four drivers:...
Sunita Sah
Rise at Dawn? It Could Make You a Liar
The findings challenge the view that night owls are more likely to be badly behaved. Researcher Sunita Sah, of Georgetown University, said: “They cast doubt on the stereotype that evening people are...
How the Rich Got Rich and Why They Keep Getting Richer
The guest this week is Ladan Manteghi, Executive Director of the Global Social Enterprise Initiative (GSEI) at Georgetown University. She discusses how new technology and architectural concepts are...
James Angel
Is the Economy Returning to an ‘Old Normal’?
“James Angel, an associate professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, offers cautious short-term optimism and long-term concern. "The economy is improving at a glacially...
Jason Schloetzer
CEO Succession: A Conversation with Richard Beyer
An article by Jason Schloetzer: “Recently, The Conference Board published the 2014 CEO Succession Practices Report. As a follow-up to that report, which I co-authored with Melissa Aguilar and Matteo...
Marlene Morris Towns
Taking The Retail Sales Number Too Seriously
“Marlene Morris Towns, a professor of marketing at the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University, says the uptick from the previous month's data -- sales for March were about three...
Arthur T. Dong
China May Seek Extradition of Corrupt Officials from U.S.
“This is a huge issue right now in China,” said Arthur T. Dong, a Georgetown professor and expert in Chinese business. “We have a new sheriff in town — the new sheriff is Xi Jinping. He has an...
Our 2014 Ranking of the Best Joint-EMBA Programs
Our 2014 Ranking of the World’s Best Executive MBA Programs
Reena Aggarwal,
Chinese Business Like Alibaba Face Trust Gap
“China is such an important economy in the world and its companies are playing such important roles, they will have to mend their ways a little bit to gain acceptance in the global economy,” says...
Cathy Tinsley
Would a Softer Managerial Style Have Saved Jill Abramson?
“Cathy Tinsley, a professor of management at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business teaches a class called “Developing Women Leaders: Cultivating Your Human and Social Capital.” The...
Arthur T. Dong
Five Chinese Officials Indicted for Hacking Pittsburgh-Area Business
“"China is very unlikely to turn over these individuals, because if they do, what is that going to do to the rest of their intelligence gathering apparatus?" said Arthur T. Dong, a...
Who is Reviewer #1,407?
Written by Ishani Banerji: “Let's say you're planning a date night. You've arranged the entire evening, complete with romantic shenanigans. The only thing left to decide is which...

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