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Executive VP of Nielsen to Speak at Georgetown's Annual Conference for Women in Business

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Georgetown University’s Women’s Leadership Initiative and Graduate Women in Business will host their annual Conference for Women in Business on Friday, September 19 at...

Georgetown Entrepreneurship Day, 9/19
Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative Hosts Three Days of Events for Students and Business Leaders

The Georgetown University Entrepreneurship Initiative will host an array of entrepreneurship events on Friday, Sept. 19 through Sunday, Sept. 21, providing opportunities for students, faculty, and...

Center for Financial Markets and Policy Conference
Financial Markets Quality Conference, Sept. 16

The Center for Financial Markets and Policy at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and the Financial Times...

Startup Hoyas: Teaching Entrepreneurship at Georgetown University
From Stanford University in California to Florida State University on the East Coast, colleges and universities across the United States are increasingly creating courses, majors, and departments...
This Year’s Net Neutrality Debate Has Completely Missed the Point
An op-ed by Larry Downes, senior industry and innovation fellow at the Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy: Late last week, Silicon Valley congresswoman Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.) launched a...
Sponsorships Lift Extreme Sports to the Next Level
"There's less of a stigma attached to getting corporate dollars," said Georgetown University marketing professor Marlene Morris Towns.
Neeru Paharia
The Quirks of Smallness
The article focuses on research by Assistant Professor Neeru Paharia and her colleagues: A study, published in May, from researchers at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business and Harvard...
Betsy Page Sigman
For Time Warner Cable, More Network Means More Problems
Though the completion of a merger with Comcast is many months away—at least 2015, according to the latest predictions from Comcast’s chief executive, Brian Roberts—a merger between the two largest...
Georgetown Biz School Dean Taps President John DeGioia For the #IceBucketChallenge
MBA students at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business took the plunge Saturday and accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge from the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School. In the Jesuit...
Ice bucket challenge
MBAs and Dean Thomas Respond To Ice Bucket Challenge

MBA students, as well as Georgetown McDonough faculty and staff, gathered outside of the Hariri Building Friday to participate in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. [...

Rebecca Cassidy
Undergraduate Office of Professional Development Ready to Serve Students

This September, undergraduate business students will have a new career resource on campus – the Office of Professional Development, located in Shea Commons of the Hariri Building.

Designed...

New Faculty
Eight New Faculty Join Georgetown McDonough

This August, eight new full-time faculty members joined Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business.

“We are delighted to welcome our new faculty...

Meet the Georgetown MBA Class of 2016
What do you get when you combine a race car driver, a former Saturday Night Live intern and an Olympic weightlifting coach? The potential cast of a daytime sitcom and a portion of this year’s...
Brand Loyalty’s Role in Buying
"The brand must align with our views and the way people see us," said Marlene Morris Towns, professor of marketing at Georgetown University in Washington. "You're a Brooks...
Europeans Pay Ransoms, Should U.S.?
Chris Voss, former FBI hostage negotiator and adjunct professor, appeared live on CNN’s News Room.
The Upside to Large Competitors
The article is a preview of forthcoming research by Assistant Professor Neeru Pahari and her colleagues: Large competitors are often viewed as a major threat for startups and small companies; big...

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