Weatherhead full-time MBA program ranked #84 in the country
Posted 11.20.14Bloomberg Businessweek ranked the Weatherhead School of Management's full-time MBA program 84th in the country.
Steven Feldman: Hidden surveillance adds to risks of doing business in China
Posted 11.19.14Steven P. Feldman, talks to China Money Podcast host Nina Xiang about the latest revelation of a sex tape with the investigation of British drug-maker GlaxoSmithKline in China, the danger of electronic eavesdropping while doing business in China, and how China's current anti-corruption campaign is different from those of the past.
Michael Goldberg answers questions about funding and millennials on MSNBC
Posted 11.10.14Michael Goldberg and Jennifer Shaheen answer questions about turning down capital and overseeing a new generation of employees.
Simon Peck talks millennials in the workplace on WCPN
Posted 11.7.14Peck weighs in on a panel about the emerging Purpose Economy, with Cleveland as the vanguard.
Appreciative Inquiry pioneer, professor David Cooperrider honored with academic center established in his name
Diana Bilimoria publishes Women In STEM Careers
Posted 11.6.14Diana Bilimoria's most recent book, Women in STEM Careers: International Perspectives on Increasing Workforce Participation, Advancement and Leadership, co-edited by Linley Lord of Curtin University, Australia, is now available.
Sarah Duffy, MPOD '11 alumna, wins Future Leader award from Consulting Magazine
Posted 11.5.14Sarah Duffy, Master of Science in Positive Organization Development and Change (MPOD) '11, has been recognized by Consulting Magazine as one of twelve recipients of the Future Leader award honoring Wo
Crain's names Jeff Malbasa, MBA '07 for 40 under 40
Teaching Design for Creativity and Innovation session held at Weatherhead
Posted 10.29.14Weatherhead School of Management’s faculty aren’t just teaching undergrad and graduate students to manage by design, they are also leading the way to incorporate principles of design into classrooms a
Scott Fine featured in Pittsburgh Post Gazette article on repurchasing shares
Chris Laszlo featured in Crain's article on flourishing
Flourish & Prosper Global Forum at CWRU
Posted 10.20.14Weatherhead School of Management hosted Flourish & Prosper: Third Global Forum for Business as an Agent of World Benefit Wednesday, Oct. 15 through Friday, Oct. 17.
Richard Boyatzis #9 on HR Magazine's Most Influential International Thinkers 2014 list
Sustainable Cleveland 2019 to engage corporate CEOs
Margaret Calkins, PhD, EDAC, heads the Health Care Design program at Kent State
World Financial Review Q&A with Steven P. Feldman on Doing Business in China
Flourishing Enterprise: The New Spirit of Business, co-authored by Chris Laszlo
Congratulations to Matthew Figgie, MBA '99 Chairman of Clark-Reliance, for his company being named one of Northeast Ohio's Top Workplaces 2014
Q and A with Marketplace host, Kai Ryssdal
Posted 6.26.14Marketplace host Kai Ryssdal and his team from American Public Media’s popular news program stopped in Cleveland on June 20, 2014 to present “How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Numbers”. Prior to the event, held at WCPN Ideastream’s Idea Center, Ryssdal found time to give a word of advice to business students and share the secret to keeping Marketplace relevant to the casual listener.
Elizabeth Lynch, EMBA '13 has been named Vice President of Leadership Development for Fathom
Steve Bossart, MNO '01 has been named Vice President of Accounts for the East Region for Electronic Auction Services, Inc.
The MOOC and Motte-Culem: A world where we can share everything with everybody
William Mahnic shares skepticism on virtual currency being accepted by Cleveland Heights retailers
Founder and chairman emeritus of Fairmount Minerals to deliver keynote address at Weatherhead's commencement
Fowler Center signs research contract with the Goi Peace Foundation in Japan
Michael Goldberg featured in Entrepreneur.com's key steps to boosting business growth
Entrepreneur.com interviews Michael Goldberg on the making of a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)
ESA Student Interships Available in Office of Chief Economist
Posted 4.25.14ESA Student Internships Available The Office of the Chief Economist in ESA has Student Trainee Economist internships available for currently enrolled students. Interns at ESA gain valuable work experience and training as they assist professional economists and senior-level officials in the performance of their assignments. To apply for an ESA internship, visit USAJobs.gov at https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/367975700.
Weatherhead Undergraduate program returns to the Top 50 of Bloomberg's Businessweek ranking
Nominations for the Alumni Advisory Council - Class of 2017 are open through May 16
Posted 4.10.14The Alumni Advisory Council is seeking outstanding alumni leaders to represent the interest of our diverse alumni population. The Council is comprised of dynamic leaders who are ambassadors for Weatherhead, reside in various domestic and international locations and represent Weatherhead’s diverse degree programs. The Council collaborates with the External Relations office to enhance alumni engagement, generate resources for the school and support current students. Members of the Alumni Advisory Council commit to serving a three year term starting July 2014 – June 2017. Our open nomination period for new members of the Class of 2017 runs through May 16. After that time, a nominations committee will be reviewing all of the nominations submitted. I have included the link below which provides more information on the council and a link to the application. Click here for more information about the Alumni Advisory Council. Apply now to join the Alumni Advisory Council
Mentos and Diet Coke: Kalle Lyytinen and Michael Fisher discuss benefits of consumer misuse
Scott Shane's research looks to explain why entrepreneurs are "wired differently"
Excerpt from Steven Feldman's book on the culture of American-Chinese business relations
Support for government-sponsored health insurance drops: Scott Shane explains why
Jeff Malbasa, MBA ’07 named President and COO of Spero-Smith Investment Advisers
Video of Startups at the City Club, moderated by Michael Goldberg is now available
Greek business school, ALBA, joins support for Beyond Silicon Valley MOOC
J.B. Silvers weighs in on work left to do post Obama's FunnyOrDie schtick
Michael Goldberg will moderate panel discussion on what makes a start-up scene take root
Designing happiness with Weatherhead graduate Jen Margolis
Posted 3.6.14Designing happiness with Weatherhead MPOD alumna Jen Margolis, co-founder of happiness incubator Thrive in Cleveland
Overcoming the sophomore slump with David Cooperrider's appreciative inquiry
Can showing emotion be good for teams? Weatherhead's John Paul Stephens finds out
Posted 2.28.14Can showing emotion be good for teams? Weatherhead organizational behavior professor John Paul Stephens and coauthors find out in research published in the Journal of Applied Behavioral Science
Weatherhead MBAs and Kent State teammates receive honorable mention in ULI design competition
Capturing the value designers bring to social innovation: doctoral fellow Mariana Amatullo weighs in
Happy birthday, Frank Gehry! Business Insider names PBL among his coolest creations
A gold medal from Scoop.it for David Cooperrider's business as an agent of world benefit content curation
Weatherhead's Roman Sheremata shares views on Ukranian political crisis on Sound of Ideas
Michael Golberg appears on MSNBC Your Business, shares global marketing advice
Professor Jeffrey Wolcowitz publishes paper in Busienss Education and Accreditation
Posted 2.24.14Professor Jeffrey Wolcowitz, Dean of Undergraduate Studies and Adjunct Professor of Economics had his paper "Linking the Substitution and Output Effects of Production to Profit Maximization in the Intermediate Microeconomics Course" published in the "Business Education & Accreditation" Journal, Volume 6, Number 1, 2014.
Weatherhead student team advances to regionals of CFA Institute Research Challenge
Cooperrider and Fry collaborate with Mayor Jackson to help create a green city on a blue lake
GreenBiz article draws on Chris Laszlo's research to explain how companies can help each other with energy efficiency goals
Have you heard these Business901 podcasts exploring David Cooperrider's appreciative inquiry?
A new chapter for a Weatherhead alumna
Posted 2.10.14A new chapter for a Weatherhead alumna: DM graduate Ann Kowal Smith founds nonprofit to bring literature to the workplace
Women in Academia Report highlights Weatherhead Executive Education's Leadership Lab for Women in STEM
Plain Dealer talks to Silke Forbes for article on 5 things you should know about United Airlines' pullout
Weatherhead's Silke Forbes sheds light on United Airlines' pullout from Cleveland
Are Millenials really the entrepreneurial generation? Scott Shane weighs in
New Weatherhead School program designed to help women succeed, remain in STEM professions
U.S. Commerce Department Chief Economist Susan Helper speaks at City Club of Cleveland
Operations research and supply chain management student's internship search pays off
Plain Dealer interviews Michael Goldberg about Cleveland-style entrepreneurship
Scott Shane explains why Colorado and Washington were wise to legalize marijuana
How can boards improve their performance? DM student's HBR blog post explains
Weatherhead ORSC Student's Big Data Analytics Dream
Posted 1.17.14Weatherhead's ORSC Student, Ayush Bharadwaj's Big Data Analytics Dream Comes True
Dean Robert Widing talks with Akron Beacon Journal about Weatherhead 100 winners
Cleveland Clinic bid to buy Akron General fails, but Akron General has plenty of options, JB Silvers says
Mindfulness blogger cites Richard Boyatzis' research on mindful leadership
Scott Shane's new Entrepreneur magazine op-ed: the anti-Main Street president
Weatherhead professor Kalle Lyytinen wins prestigious LEO award
Posted 1.12.14Weatherhead's Iris S. Wolstein Professor of Management Design, Kalle Lyytinen, receives the prestigious LEO Award from the Association for Information Systems
Weatherhead's Scott Shane weighs in on healthcare coverage for entrepreneurs