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Georgetown MBA Announces New Admissions Essay and Video
Georgetown MBA Announces New Admissions Essay and Video

“What matters to you?”

It’s a subject on the minds of the MBA Admissions team at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, and the new essay question on the...

As Rio 2016 Kicks Into Full Gear, Can The Surging Bovespa Receive An Olympic-Inspired Bump?
As Rio 2016 Kicks Into Full Gear, Can The Surging Bovespa Receive An Olympic-Inspired Bump?
“What is unusual about Brazil is the fact that the stock market has done as well as it has in the months leading up to the Olympics. I think quite frankly it’s because of the political environment in...
The Price War a Foreign Company Can Never Win
The Price War a Foreign Company Can Never Win
A letter to the editor by Charles Skuba, professor of the practice in international business and marketing: As Leslie Hook and Charles Clover mention in their report “Uber strikes deal with rival...
Exchanges Supercharge Rules to Fight Cheaters Based Outside U.S.
Exchanges Supercharge Rules to Fight Cheaters Based Outside U.S.
“The exchanges are supposed to be doing the front-line surveillance,” said Jim Angel, a finance professor at Georgetown University in Washington. “It’s important as people are getting more concerned...
Thomas Cooke
Democrats Unrelenting on Trump’s Tax Returns, Use Issue to Question His Honesty
Democrats Unrelenting on Trump’s Tax Returns, Use Issue to Question His Honesty
“This just may not be the bombshell everybody is expecting,” said Thomas B. Cooke, a professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. “I’m expecting to see a tax return rather...
betsy sigman
YouTube Stars to Livestream From the Olympics
YouTube Stars to Livestream From the Olympics
"We want our information, and we want it now," Betsy Page Sigman said, a professor of operations and information management at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business....
Arthur Dong
Why U.S. Tech Companies Can't Figure Out China
Why U.S. Tech Companies Can't Figure Out China
“There’s a home-field advantage,” said Arthur Dong, a professor at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business. “Whether it’s state function of government policy or a less formal policy, foreign...
What You Need to Know About Finding a Job Post-MBA
What You Need to Know About Finding a Job Post-MBA
We’re joined today by Shari Hubert, Associate Dean of Admissions at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, and by Doreen Amorosa, Associate Dean and Managing Director of Career Management at...
robert bies
Abusive Leader or Master Motivator?
Abusive Leader or Master Motivator?
A contributed article co-authored by Robert Bies, professor of management and founder of the Executive Master’s in Leadership Program: Over the years and across many industries, society has been...
Marlene Morris Towns
Verizon Buys Yahoo for $4.8 Billion, And It's Giving Yahoo's Brand Another Chance
Verizon Buys Yahoo for $4.8 Billion, And It's Giving Yahoo's Brand Another Chance
“The old-fashioned definition for a ‘dying brand’ was when a company went out of business,” said Marlene Towns, a professor at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business. “The more recent definition...
Executive MBAs Share Their Biggest Business School Lessons
Executive MBAs Share Their Biggest Business School Lessons
For many of this year’s Best & Brightest EMBAs, harnessing this diversity was the biggest lesson from business school. Georgetown’s Ellen Davis, best known for coining the phrase “Cyber Monday,”...
Global Executive MBA Cohort Graduates
Global Executive MBA Cohort Graduates

The 32 recently graduated students of the Georgetown-ESADE Global Executive MBA (GEMBA) program have stamps in their passports, new connections with...

Juan Felipe Cardona (SFS '14) at 1776 on July 26, 2016
Creating the Future, One Startup at a Time
Creating the Future, One Startup at a Time

Juan Felipe Cardona has a vision for travel that is personal, authentic, and life-changing – an alternative to hotel chains, all-inclusive resorts, and Americanized food. Instead, Cardona (SFS ’14...

Consumer Spending Continues Slight Decline
Consumer Spending Continues Slight Decline

Researchers from Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business predict consumer spending will continue to slightly decline from June to July....

Chris Rider
Rooney Rule in Reverse: Minority Coaching Hires Have Stalled
Rooney Rule in Reverse: Minority Coaching Hires Have Stalled
Minorities dominate coaching positions for running backs and, to a lesser degree, the defensive secondary, but whites fill the most upwardly mobile spots. Researchers at the Georgetown McDonough...
robert bies
Sports Authority Accelerates Store Closings Amid Bankruptcy
Sports Authority Accelerates Store Closings Amid Bankruptcy
The upset isn't just economic, said Robert Bies, a professor of management at Georgetown University, who studies bad news in the workplace. “They have to tell their families. Losing a job isn...

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