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Sandeep Dahiya
Dollar Stores Adapt to an Improving Economy
Even some staples are a hard sell. Like food, which Sandeep Dahiya, a professor of finance at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, says dollar stores have been increasingly getting...
Study: New Network Compact Is Consumer-Driven
"The New Network Compact: Consumers Are in Charge," a new study from Anna-Maria Kovacs, visiting senior policy scholar at Georgetown University’s Center for Business and Public Policy, says...
James J. Angel
Overstock’s Radical Plan to Reinvent the Stock Market With Bitcoin
James Angel, a professor of finance at Georgetown University and a visiting professor at the Wharton School of Business who specializes in the nuts and bolts of the economic system, calls this a “...
Christine Porath
How Your Boss’s Work-Life Balance Affects Yours
Results from an online survey of 19,000 employees around the world confirm that an employee's ability to balance work and personal life is affected heavily by her boss's bad habits…The...
Georgetown Students Enroll in the Start-Up Version of Summer School
The young venture was one of seven to present Wednesday night at Georgetown University’s Summer Startup Showcase. The event marked the end of a two-month program in which undergraduate and graduate...
The Urban Olive Branch

For decades, American marketers and public policy professionals have been challenged to create effective brands and messages that resonate with international markets. While social, political and...

MBA Students Explore Business Topics Through Intensive Learning Experiences

This summer, Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business is offering seven Intensive Learning Experiences (ILEs) for Evening MBA students. These courses, which cover topics beyond the...

The Aha Moment for Business Majors
Alice Lu, on the other hand, went to the McDonough School of Business before she was really sure what she wanted to study…However after being at the school for a year, she says she realized how many...
Christine Porath
The Three-Step Guide To Finding Satisfaction At Work
The reality is clear-people aren't maximizing their true potential at work. In them New York Times article "Why You Hate Your Job," Tony Schwartz, CEO of the Energy Project, and...
Sunita Sah
Morning People Are More Likely to Lie to Their Bosses in the Afternoon
“An important aspect of this research is not that morning people are more moral, it's actually the match that's the most important thing. It's that morning people are more ethical in...
William Novelli
Exercise Now, Save a Ton of Money in Retirement
Aging at home, of course, is what most people would prefer. Some 91% of Americans want to age in place, according to a survey last month by Royal Philips, a technology company, and the Global Social...
Georgetown Wants to Offer Rural Entrepreneurs With Smart Startup Ideas $30,000
Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business Global Enterprise Initiative and the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative's StartUpHoyas announced a new partnership Thursday with the...
Graduates of the global executive MBA program at Georgetown and ESADE.
Global Executive MBA Students Earn Diplomas

Forty-two students from 14 countries marked the end of their 14-month journey in the Georgetown-ESADE Global Executive MBA (GEMBA) program on Saturday, July 26. Each of the students in the sixth...

Fabretto Children's Foundation
Undergraduate Students Assist Student Entrepreneurs in Nicaragua

For five weeks Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business undergraduate students Matthew Murphy, Ari Newsome, and Sonya Patel travelled throughout Nicaragua to work with student...

Jean Pierre Lacombe
IFC Global Markets Strategy Group Leader to Address Global Executive MBA Graduates, July 26

Jean Pierre Lacombe, head of the International Finance Corporation’s (IFC) Global Markets and Strategy Group, will address graduates of the Georgetown-ESADE Global Executive MBA program during...

Undergraduate Student in the Classroom
Undergraduate Business Program Earns Accolades

In a recent Poets & Quants ranking of the top 100 business programs in the United States, the Georgetown University McDonough School of Business Undergraduate Program placed at No. 11.
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