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Admissions Q&A: Georgetown McDonough School of Business
Admissions Q&A: Georgetown McDonough School of Business
The full-time MBA class of 2016 at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business in Washington DC consists of 270 students. Among them, roughly three quarters hold either international work or...
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MSF Students Receive Career Pep Talk from World Cup Champion
MSF Students Receive Career Pep Talk from World Cup Champion

Whether it’s a graduation ceremony or a World Cup final, many only see the end result. However, there often are hours of preparation – studying, training, practices,...

Philips, in Collaboration with Global Social Enterprise Initiative, Announces Unique New AgingWell Hub
Philips, in Collaboration with Global Social Enterprise Initiative, Announces Unique New AgingWell Hub

Today during the White House Conference on Aging, Philips announced the creation of the AgingWell Hub (AWH), a unique new research center for open innovation that will examine and share solutions...

Startup Hoyas Summer Incubator Hosts Student Entrepreneurs
Startup Hoyas Summer Incubator Hosts Student Entrepreneurs

The Startup Hoyas Summer Launch Program at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business is hosting 13 entrepreneurial ventures this summer in its startup incubator program.

Now in...

Christine Porath
Americans Are So Stressed They Don't Even Realize They're Being Rude to Their Coworkers
Americans Are So Stressed They Don't Even Realize They're Being Rude to Their Coworkers
According to Christine Porath, Ph.D., a professor at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business, that's likely because they're so stressed and overwhelmed that they don'...
Christine Porath
Rudeness Is On The Rise In The Workplace, And It Can Be Costly
Rudeness Is On The Rise In The Workplace, And It Can Be Costly
Christine Porath has raised the issue of incivility in the workplace in an opinion piece titled “No Time To Be Nice At Work” which appeared in last week’s The New York Times Sunday Review. Over the...
Ed Soule
Spreading Eastward?
Spreading Eastward?
Indeed, companies that require their employees to work erratic work schedules often pay a price in terms of increased absenteeism, high turnover and poor customer service, says Ed Soule, an associate...
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Is It Time for a "She for He" Campaign?
Is It Time for a "She for He" Campaign?
In an op-ed, Professor of Management Catherine Tinsley advocates for looser social roles in parenting, including increased paternity leave.
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Social Marketing in a Changing World – A Celebration of Alan Andreasen
Social Marketing in a Changing World – A Celebration of Alan Andreasen

After more than two decades as a marketing professor at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, Alan Andreasen retired in June 2015. The school’s marketing faculty, led by Area Coordinator and...

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Do Prestigious Law Degrees Really Matter? Prestigious Schools Act as Career Insurance When Things Go Wrong
Do Prestigious Law Degrees Really Matter? Prestigious Schools Act as Career Insurance When Things Go Wrong

After graduation, many students think about going to law school. They consider the school's ranking, tuition, and location, among other things. Chris Rider, assistant professor of strategy at...

Marlene Morris Towns
Why Millennials Are Afflicted With 'Early-Onset Nostalgia'
Why Millennials Are Afflicted With 'Early-Onset Nostalgia'
“In terms of trends, what goes around, comes around,” said Marlene Morris Towns, professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. “This generation is far more in touch with previous...
michael czinkota
How to Gain Access to 40% of the World's Economy Overnight?
How to Gain Access to 40% of the World's Economy Overnight?
“This is neither a Democratic nor Republican issue, it is a trade issue and the [politicking] is undermining the entire structure of trade negotiations,” Michael Czinkota, an associate professor of...
shari hubert
In the Spotlight: Shari Hubert
In the Spotlight: Shari Hubert
Each month we'll be featuring a different school professional for you to get to know. "In the Spotlight" lets you go beyond what users of GMAC tools and services do in their day jobs...
reena aggarwal
Fitbit Is Now Worth $4.1 Billion After IPO
Fitbit Is Now Worth $4.1 Billion After IPO
"[The lawsuit is] already public information, so investor demand should already be reflecting the uncertainty associated with the Jawbone's claim," says Reena Aggarwal, professor of...
robert bies
Pope Francis Wants to Change the Way You Think About Climate Change
Pope Francis Wants to Change the Way You Think About Climate Change
In an op-ed, Professor of Management Robert Bies discusses how the encyclical, Laudato Si, reveals the character of Pope Francis.
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Is Your Boss Mean?
Is Your Boss Mean?
In an op-ed, Associate Professor of Management Christine Porath discusses the negative impact of incivility in the workplace and the importance of politeness, respect, and sensitivity using her...

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