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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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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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Inaugural Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge Launched

The American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) together with Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business Global Social Enterprise Initiative (GSEI) and the Georgetown Entrepreneurship...

James Angel
When is Joining a Bull Market Asking for Trouble?
Wouldn’t it be great if the stock market was just more straightforward? When individual investors wait out an iffy market until stocks seem strong enough to buy, a decline could be imminent. Or, says...
Undergraduate Research in Business
Rahul Desai, a rising sophomore at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, has been working on a research project this summer while benefitting from a professor’s mentorship.
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...

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