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William Novelli
End-Of-Life Conversations Are Difficult, But Necessary
While talking about end-of-life issues may not be pleasant, doing so is a must — when you still can. For further insight on this subject, it’s my pleasure to turn this conversation over to Bill...
Chris Rider
Black Associates Less Likely to Jump Firms with Co-Workers, Study Finds
“Our analyses reveal that black lawyers who regained employment were less likely to move with former co-workers than were white lawyers,” the authors, Christopher I. Rider, of Georgetown’s McDonough...
What Do Private Equity Firms Say They Do?
A post by Vladimir Mukharlyamov, assistant professor of finance: Our new article, What Do Private Equity Firms Say They Do?, is the largest survey of private equity (PE) investors to date. While...
FlightAware to Help Bring Satellite Technology to Commercial Air Travel
Bonnie Montano, professor of operations and information management at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business, noted that satellite tracking already is used for many commercial...
Evaluating the Legacy of Cathy Lanier
Michael McDermott, professor of the practice of management, appeared on WJLA’s “News Talk” to discuss the legacy of former D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier.
michael czinkota
Will the TTIP Deal Be Ratified?
Michael Czinkota, associate professor of international business and marketing, appeared on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” to discuss the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP).
BlueCart: Simplifying Restaurant Orders
Then-Georgetown MBA student Konstantin Zvereff was floored when he walked into salad chain sweetgreen a few years ago and saw how much time ordering could consume in a manager’s day. Zvereff and his...
Economic Summit: America's Digital Infrastructure

WHAT: The Center for Business and Public Policy at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business will host “An Economic Summit: America’s Digital Infrastructure 2017 and...

Alfredo Rivera (MBA ’17) Named a 2016 McGowan Fellow

Alfredo Rivera, a second-year MBA student from Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, was selected as a recipient of the William G. McGowan Charitable Fund’s 2016 fellowship awards...

Hermitage Capital Management CEO Bill Browder Discusses Fight Against Russian Injustice

The Stanton Distinguished Leaders Series hosted Bill Browder, founder and CEO of Hermitage Capital Management, on Tuesday, Sept. 17. The series brings distinguished leaders to Georgetown’s campus...

Paul Almeida
In the News: One Year, Three Continents: New Crash Courses in Global Business
Financial Markets Quality Conference, Oct. 12

WHAT: The Center for Financial Markets and Policy at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and the Financial Times will present a conference on Financial...

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...

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