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3 Crisis Negotiation Tactics Guaranteed to Get You Through Any Holiday Meal
Acknowledge your “grumbly grandfather.” That’s a direct turn of phrase from Chris Voss, former FBI lead international hostage negotiator. “There are presenting emotions and there are underlying...
Insurance Against Terror: Host Hotels CEO
Edward Walter, Robert and Lauren Steers Chair in Real Estate and professor of practice at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, appeared on CNBC's Squawk Box.
Black Friday in U.S. Isn't What It Used to Be, But Overseas…
According to Georgetown University's Institute for Consumer Research, 83 percent of shoppers will shop both online and in stores, while another 12 percent plan to only shop online. Those who...
McDonough School of Business MBA Student Shares Career Search Experience
What does the career search process really look like when you’re an MBA student? Vanessa Dumonet, a second-year MBA student at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, generously took...
Chris Rider
Steve Wozniak Refutes Apple’s Creation Story: ‘The Garage is a Bit of a Myth’
The garage wasn’t that important to Apple’s history, but became a key feature of the company’s founding myth as the genesis chapter of Apple was told and re-told by those inspired by their success....
Georgetown McDonough Hosts Decision Analysis Conference

Decision Analysis, the study of making informed decisions in business, was the focus of a conference Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business hosted in June, drawing about 100...

Turan Bali
New Pricing Phenomenon in Equity Markets Discovered

Turan Bali, Robert S. Parker Chair and Professor of Finance at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, has discovered a new pricing phenomenon in equity markets. Based on the...

David E. Houlihan
Houlihan Named McGowan Fellow

Georgetown McDonough MBA student David E. Houlihan is one of 10 MBA students from top business schools selected as a 2015 fellow by the William G. McGowan Charitable Fund. The Fellowships...

Lunch Forum on the Global Economy & TTIP

WHAT: The Center for Business and Public Policy at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business will host the event “Data Flows, Financial Services, and the Global Economy...

Crisis Negotiators Give Thanksgiving Tips
Chris Voss, the F.B.I.’s former lead international hostage negotiator who is now the chief executive of the advisory firm Black Swan Group, elaborated on the concept of emotional labeling. “There are...
Christine Porath
Management Idea: Analysing the Boss from Hell
The effect of having a “boss from hell” is far-reaching, say researchers Christine Porath, an associate professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and Christine Pearson, a...
New Pulaski County Non-Profit Will Grow Local Youth
At least part of the funding for infrastructure will come from a $15,000 grant competition Spiegel took part in earlier this year through the Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge – a joint effort of the...
Scholars Tackle Ethical Questions at Symposium

From human organs on the black market to child labor to prostitution, the objects – or people –bought and sold across the world raise important ethical and moral questions: Are there any goods or...

Executives from Microsoft Brazil Travel to Georgetown for Custom Leadership Program

On November 10-14, executives from various functions within Microsoft’s subsidiary in Brazil (MS Brazil) attended a customized executive education course at Georgetown’s McDonough School of...

Executives from Microsoft Brazil Travel to Georgetown for Custom Leadership Program

On November 10-14, executives from various functions within Microsoft’s subsidiary in Brazil (MS Brazil) attended a customized executive education course at the McDonough School of Business....

National Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge: Four Finalists to Compete in January

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

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