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James Moore
Brazil’s Woes Reach Olympian Proportions
Brazil’s Woes Reach Olympian Proportions
"It's a real irony. In most instances, countries really host these kinds of events at a moment at which they're trying to point to the accomplishments that they have achieved,"...
The Best & Brightest EMBAs of the Class of 2016
The Best & Brightest EMBAs of the Class of 2016
Cheryl Campbell and Ellen Davis, 2016 graduates of Georgetown McDonough’s EMBA program, have been named to the Poets & Quants Best and Brightest EMBAs of the Class of 2016 list. The list...
On Metro's New GM, Paul Wiedefeld; What Qualities Make a Good Leader?
On Metro's New GM, Paul Wiedefeld; What Qualities Make a Good Leader?
Robert Bies, professor of management, discussed the qualities of a good leader on WJLA’s “Good Morning Washington.”
Neeru Paharia
Diversity Takes Center Stage at Airbnb’s Annual Tech Conference
Diversity Takes Center Stage at Airbnb’s Annual Tech Conference
Just in organizing the conference, Airbnb has shown that it’s thinking about the issue, said Neeru Paharia, an assistant professor at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business. “It humanizes the...
Jason Schloetzer
Redstone Family Firm Moves to Block Paramount Pictures Sale
Redstone Family Firm Moves to Block Paramount Pictures Sale
“This is a very unusual situation,” said Jason Schloetzer, an associate professor at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business. “You don’t usually see a controlling shareholder being thrown around,...
Efforts to Get More Women on Public Company Boards Slow Going
Efforts to Get More Women on Public Company Boards Slow Going
Yet, “There’s still a real dearth of women on corporate boards,” said Catherine Tinsley, a professor of management at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and faculty director of the...
Summer Incubator Hosts Student & Alumni Entrepreneurs
Summer Incubator Hosts Student & Alumni Entrepreneurs

The StartupHoyas Summer Launch Program at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business is hosting nine entrepreneurial ventures this summer in its startup incubator program.

Now in...

Ambassador Prepares MBA Students for Trip to Peru
Ambassador Prepares MBA Students for Trip to Peru

When students in Georgetown’s Evening MBA program travel to Peru this summer, they will land in Lima with a greater understanding of the country, thanks to a presentation by...

‘Near Misses’ Hold Valuable Lessons
‘Near Misses’ Hold Valuable Lessons
That means that airlines are missing opportunities to learn, according to research by Peter Madsen, an associate professor of organizational behavior and human resources at Brigham Young University...
Of Change, Business and Governments
Of Change, Business and Governments
A contributed article by Michael Czinkota, associate professor of international business: We are only a brief constant in a world of change, and, just like gravity, we need change to keep us securely...
Why Hasn't TSA PreCheck Reduced Airport Wait Times?
Why Hasn't TSA PreCheck Reduced Airport Wait Times?
“Not enough people have signed up to make a dent,” said Rob Britton, an adjunct professor of marketing and planning at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. “It’s a marketing problem...
U.S. Manufacturing Sector Attracting Foreign Investment From Asia, Europe
U.S. Manufacturing Sector Attracting Foreign Investment From Asia, Europe
“Companies are coming to the U.S. for proximity to the U.S. market and technological innovation,” said Shiliang Cui, assistant professor of operations and information management at Georgetown...
Marlene Morris Towns
Australian Retail Giant Cotton On Gears Up For Big California Expansion
Australian Retail Giant Cotton On Gears Up For Big California Expansion
But there aren’t many big-name Australian brands here, said Marlene Morris Towns, teaching professor of marketing at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business. “The fact that it is...
MBA Alumnus Named 30 Under 30 in Sustainable Business
MBA Alumnus Named 30 Under 30 in Sustainable Business

Miguel CuUnjieng (MBA ’15), corporate program manager at Ceres, Inc., has been named one of the “30 Under 30” people to watch in...

Teaching the Teachers: A New Approach to Ethics Pedagogy
Teaching the Teachers: A New Approach to Ethics Pedagogy

Peter Jaworski leads a session during the Workshop on Teaching Professional Ethics through Experiential Learning

In May, the Georgetown...

Wave of Restructuring Global Supply Chain Strategies
Wave of Restructuring Global Supply Chain Strategies

For the past 25 years, the dominant strategy for Western companies has been to manufacture outside the United States in low-cost locations like China, resulting in a significant reduction of...

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