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  • Georgetown MBA students on the winning regional VCIC team pose with the award check
    MBA and Undergraduate Venture Capital Teams Advance to Global Finals

    Georgetown McDonough's graduate and undergraduate VCIC teams won their respective Mid-Atlantic regional rounds and will advance to finals this spring.

  • #Trending: Quarterly Earnings
    #Trending: Quarterly Earnings — Generating Value For Stakeholders

    Quarterly earnings serve as a report card to investors. Georgetown McDonough experts discuss how the earnings reporting landscape has changed, as well as examine evolving metrics that denote success beyond the bottom line.

  • Georgetown McDonough students sitting at a table in professional attire
    Q&A: Career Services in the MiM Program

    The Georgetown Master's in Management program offers multiple opportunities for students to take charge of their careers. Doreen Amorosa, associate dean of McDonough Career Services, explains how the program’s dedicated career services will prepare MiM students for success.

  • Georgetown MBAs Rated Best Trained in the World by Recruiters
    Recruiters Rate McDonough MBAs as the Best-Trained in the World

    In a new Bloomberg Businessweek Recruiter Insights ranking, Georgetown McDonough was named 1st in the world for having the best trained graduates, 3rd in the world for having the most creative graduates, 3rd in the world for showing exceptional entrepreneurial skills, 4th in the world for the value of the school’s brand, 4th in the world for the school’s reputation for entrepreneurship, and 7th in the world for the diversity of the recruitment pool.

  • Head shot of Luis Garzon-Negreiros
    MBA Student Accepted to Prestigious International Fellowship Program

    Luis Garzon-Negreiros (MBA/MSFS’20) joined the fifth cohort of Wallenberg International Fellows this spring and became the first MBA student from Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business ever selected for the prestigious fellowship.

  • #Trending: Planning Travel
    #Trending: Planning Travel

    Are you too optimistic when planning your spring or summer travel? Georgetown McDonough professors discuss why paying amenity fees up front, or choosing not to redeem airline miles, may pay off in the long term.

  • Hands at copmuter with technology and innovation network illustrations overlaid on top
    Q&A: Technology and Innovation in the MiM Program

    The Georgetown Master's in Management program includes a focus on technology and innovation. What does that mean for students? Academic director Evelyn Williams provides answers.

  • The Ambassador of Italy to the United States Armando Varricchio with students from Georgetown's McDonough School of Business
    Italian Ambassador Hosts Students, Alumni for Global Business Discussion

    The Ambassador of Italy to the United States Armando Varricchio welcomed students and alumni to his residence as part of the school’s D.C. Embassy Series.

  • Nestle building
    MBAs Partner with Nestlé for Marketing Consulting Projects

    Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business launched its first collaboration with Nestlé this year, giving MBA students practical experience in the consumer packaged goods industry and giving Nestlé access to fresh, innovative thinking.

  • Screen shot of Strategy Saturday video showing a woman networking at a table
    Strategy Saturday Broadens Knowledge of Industries, Leadership Connections

    The annual Strategy Saturday event is part of a wide array of career resources offered to executive degree students that provide the experience and connections they need to achieve their career aspirations.

  • Ranking graphic showing Georgetown McDonough is #12 in the U.S.
    Financial Times Ranks Georgetown #12 Among U.S. Business Schools

    The Financial Times has named Georgetown McDonough #12 in the United States and #15 in North America for the second year in a row in its listing of the top 25 Americas business schools.

  • 2019 First Year Seminar winning teams
    First Year Seminar Prepares Undergraduates for Success Through Teamwork, Case Competition

    Small class sizes, a focus on teamwork, and a semester-long case competition are defining features of Georgetown McDonough’s selective First Year Seminar program, celebrating its ninth anniversary in 2018-2019.

  • Georgetown McDonough ranks #5 by U.S. News & World Report for online graduate business programs for our M.S. in Finance program
    MSF Program Vaults McDonough to #5 in U.S. News Ranking of Online Programs

    U.S. News & World Report listed Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business 5th in its annual ranking of online graduate business programs based on the success of the school's Master of Science in Finance program. Among schools in the ranking that also offer an online MSF, Georgetown McDonough is 2nd.

  • Trending: Super Bowl and Oscars Ads
    #Trending: Super Bowl and Oscars Ads

    How have Super Bowl and Oscars advertisements affected post-Sunday night engagement on social media and in sales? Georgetown McDonough professors examine how brands are combining traditional and social advertising to reach the modern customer.

  • Left to right: Adam Bender, Mary Kleva, Jason Hitch
    MBAs Win U.S. Chamber of Commerce Case Competition

    Four Georgetown McDonough MBA students took home first place, and the accompanying $12,000 prize, at the annual U.S. Chamber of Commerce MBA Case Competition. The team placed first out of 74 total teams from 41 business schools.

  • Neal Singal and Mariele Marki at Daily Pay
    Undergraduates Explore Careers, Companies During Inaugural Host a Hoya Day

    The Undergraduate Program debuted the Host a Hoya program this winter break, in which alumni in a variety of industries — including finance, technology, and advertising — hosted undergraduates for a day, showing them their workplaces and giving them a sense of what life is like in their respective fields.

  • 2019 Financial Times Global MBA Ranking
    Alumni Success, Global Focus, CSR Themes Lead MBA to #17 Rank by the Financial Times

    The Financial Times ranks Georgetown’s Full-time MBA program 17th in the United States and 29th in the world, thanks to high marks in alumni success metrics, its global focus, and incorporation of corporate social responsibility themes in core courses.

  • Happy MBAs at MSB
    McDonough Announces 2019 Commencement Schedule

    Georgetown's McDonough School of Business announces 2019 Commencement activities on May 16, 17, and 19.

  • Georgetown University students with Jack the Bulldog on Healy Lawn
    Georgetown McDonough Launches Master’s in Management Program

    Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business has announced the launch of a new Master of Science in Management (MiM) program for recent graduates who wish to supplement their bachelor’s degree with the business acumen and technology skills needed to succeed in a variety of industries.

  • Penny Pennington
    Penny Pennington Addresses Professional Mentorship

    Penny Pennington, recently named managing partner of investment firm Edward Jones, reflected on her career, lessons she has learned about leadership, and the values that make Edward Jones a success in a Nov. 29 event for MBA students at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business.

  • Photo: Oliver Ames
    MBA Student Brings Spirit of Mount Everest to McDonough

    This May, Oliver Ames (MBA’20) became one of the fewer than 5,000 people who have reached the summit of Mount Everest.

  • Illustration of Georgetown McDonough associate professor Vishal Agrawal
    5 Ways to Become a More Sustainable Consumer

    How you can better evaluate the sustainability of the products you buy and the companies you support.

  • Georgetown EMBA graduate Caroline Decker in front of an Amtrak train
    Working on the Railroad

    All the live long day, Caroline Decker (EMBA’16) keeps Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor trains running smoothly.

  • Georgetown MBA graduate Forrest Fauth in one of his company's apartment complex kitchens
    Good Faith

    Forrest Fauth (MBA’16) builds a successful real estate business while financially supporting his properties’ neighborhoods and tenants

  • Georgetown business graduate Amy Fong at Save the Children Hong Kong headquarters
    Childhood Goals

    A desire to create impact led Amy Fong (B’92) from financial services to a career helping indigent children as CEO of Save the Children Hong Kong.

  • Leonsis Family Entrepreneurship Prize Second Annual Bark Tank
    Georgetown Student and Alumni Entrepreneurs Win $100,000 in Prizes at Second Annual “Bark Tank” Event

    One Georgetown student’s efforts to save lives through vital monitoring and emergency alert wearable devices received a significant boost Nov. 28, thanks to Ted Leonsis (C’77, P’14, P’15), Zach Leonsis (MBA’15), and a team of expert entrepreneurs at Georgetown Entrepreneurship’s second annual “Bark Tank” pitch competition at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business.

  • MBA Students at Career Information Session
    Georgetown MBA Ranks 5th for Nonprofit Careers

    Georgetown McDonough ranked fifth in the Princeton Review’s ranking of MBA programs for careers in nonprofits for 2019.

  • Two men yelling at each other in an open office, with scared coworkers hiding nearby
    Civil Actions

    Rudeness at work can have a devastating effect on performance, Georgetown McDonough researchers have found. Thankfully, civility can do the opposite.

  • Global Sustainability Summit
    Global Business Initiative Hosts Sustainability Summit at National Geographic

    Executives from five major corporations discussed how they’re implementing sustainability efforts at a global summit on Thursday, Nov. 8, at National Geographic’s headquarters in Washington, D.C.

  • Rafik B. Hariri Building
    Undergraduate Course Teaches the Freedom to Innovate

    Through the Imagination and Creativity course, undergraduates develop their creativity and apply it to produce innovative solutions in hands-on projects. This semester, students worked with Campus Ministry and AARP.

  • Georgetown EMBA student exiting the Hariri Building
    Georgetown EMBA Prepares Students for Entrepreneurship

    About a third of graduates from Georgetown's EMBA program will go on to start their own businesses.

  • Kelsey Lents and JP Coakley in the space that will become Two Birds
    Out of Office

    Coworking spaces are changing not just where people work, but how they work. Georgetown alumni are driving the transformation.