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Presidential Speechwriters to Weigh in on 2016 Election and the Future of their Profession

The 2016 World Conference of the Professional Speechwriters Association will take place at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business Tuesday, September 27.

The event will feature...

Jason Schloetzer
‘Oprah Effect’ Starting to Wear Thin at Weight Watchers
“Oprah’s involvement on the board is through 2018, and the board probably wants to give the new guy enough time to benefit from the ‘Oprah effect,’ ” said Jason Schloetzer, a Georgetown McDonough...
Best Undergraduate Business Programs Rankings
The Undergraduate Program at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business advanced to No. 6 for international business in the 2017 U.S. News Best Undergraduate Business Programs ranking, up from No. 9...
Marlene Morris Towns
How a Business-First Mentality Earned Sofia Vergara $43 Million This Year
“If you look purely at the numbers, any brand that is planning on growing needs to pay attention to the Hispanic market,” says Marlene Morris Towns, adjunct professor at Georgetown’s McDonough school...
Allan-Eberhart-PhD-Georgetown
Finance Graduates in Big Demand as Hiring Heats Up
Risk is just one subject that graduate finance students will need to conquer to be competitive in today’s job market. Training in compliance, asset management and financial modeling using Big Data...
Brooks Holtom
Houston Pilot Alleges Discrimination at United Airlines
Brooks Holtom, professor of management at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business, didn't want to opine on the merits of the case, but said some groups may be capitalizing on...
Money for Bone-Marrow Donors? Company Says Yes, Feds Say No
Doug Grant (MBA ’16): Doug Grant says his new company, Hemeos, can save lives. But a proposed change in federal regulations could make his business a criminal enterprise…Grant, a former naval aviator...
World Economic Forum and Georgetown Center for Financial Markets and Policy Release Global FinTech Report
U.S. News Ranks Undergraduate Program 6th in Intnernational Business
Undergraduate Program Ranked No. 6 for International Business

The Undergraduate Program at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business advanced to No. 6 for international business in the 2017 U.S. News Best Undergraduate Business Programs ranking, up from No....

Thirteen New Faculty Join Georgetown McDonough

This fall, Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business welcomed seven new tenured and tenure-track faculty members, as well as six visiting faculty members, professors of the practice,...

Certificate Program In Nonmarket Strategy Starts Second Semester
Forty-one Georgetown McDonough Full-time and Evening MBA students are gaining an in-depth understanding of the nonmarket environment and strategy as part of the inaugural cohort of students...
Top 10 Schools for Marketing Majors
Georgetown University is ranked No. 8: Shape your own marketing education at Georgetown University, while networking with marketing pros who bring in perspectives from all over the world. Located in...
Our Ultimate Back-to-School Guide for DC-Area Student Entrepreneurs
"People love to help students, so it’s a good time to be reaching out for advice and mentorship," said Jeff Reid, founding director of the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative.
4 Ways Georgetown Focuses on Diversity
Georgetown McDonough understands that it’s not just about accepting diverse students; it’s about creating a welcoming environment. The school has placed a strong focus on providing students from all...
The Trade Protectionist Turn In U.S. Presidential Politics
An op-ed by J. Bradford Jensen, McCrane/Shaker Chair in International Business, Dennis Quinn, professor of international political economy with a focus on public policy, and Stephen Weymouth,...
Marlene Morris Towns
Why is Amazon Expanding to 100 Pop-Up Stores?
"Amazon spent the first 10 to 20 years convincing people to buy online," Georgetown University business professor Marlene Morris Towns told the Monitor. "Now there is a shift, with...

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