Lindsey Hoeg ’13 isn’t shy about spreading the Clemson Spirit. She did it as a marketing undergraduate at Clemson University and is doing it today in her career as a digital advertising manager at Sports Illustrated’s headquarters in New York City. Known as “the Clemson girl” by her SI colleagues, the 25-year-old native of Doylestown, […]
Clemson University business school researchers have developed a measurement tool that gauges a technology users’ level of mindfulness, which can aid them in achieving a technology’s potential, and avoiding its pitfalls. The research, “Technology Use: Conceptual and Operational Definitions,” was conducted over a 13-year period and involved approximately 900 university students and more than 300 […]
Hands-on learning is encouraged – and in some cases required – in the College of Business at Clemson University. And the Department of Marketing is one of the college’s disciplines that puts a high value on real-world experience to prepare students for careers in marketing, sales and advertising. The vehicle James Gaubert’s class tapped for […]
To no one’s surprise, the MBA Student Association has been very businesslike in its approach to growing participation in the organization, and it’s been noticed. Recently, Student Affairs named the MBASA the most improved graduate student association on campus. That accomplishment was a result of a group of students executing on a strategic plan that […]
Jessica Cokins ’06 sees light at the end of the tunnel, and it isn’t a train. The wife, mother of two, full-time employee and part-time student is nearing the end of a 2 ½ year journey of multi-tasking, candle-light studies, late dinners and an occasional date night with her husband. The Charleston native’s reward is […]
Steven Carroll, a senior financial management major from Aiken, S.C., has been named the recipient of a $1,348 scholarship that covers the cost of preparing for an exam to become a certified financial planner. The scholarship is being offered by Kaplan, Inc., an organization that provides exam preps for a variety or professional licensing and […]
Final approval has been given for construction of a new home for Clemson University’s College of Business.
Larry Blackwell has left an indelible mark on the upstate as a business leader and mentor to entrepreneurs who have fueled the regional economy as leaders of their own ventures. For his many accomplishments, Blackwell ’71 has been named the recipient of Clemson University’s 2017 Innovative Spirit Award. The recognition is bestowed by the Arthur […]
Three Clemson University College of Business interim department chairs have been named to permanent chair positions.
Bright ideas can present themselves in the most unusual places. For Logan LaMance, a junior business management major, it happened in the grocery store. “I was in the Clemson BI-LO browsing in a section of the store devoted to tailgating, and something was missing,” the Pickens native said. That something is what Logan, 21, presented […]
For the ninth time in school history, Clemson University’s Company C-4 of the Pershing Rifles has claimed the national championship in drill competition. The 30-member unit, comprised of Air Force and Army ROTC students, and civilians, brought the top prize back to the Upstate in competition last month in Jacksonville, Fla., against 14 other teams. […]
Fifteen years after the Enron and WorldCom scandals rocked the accounting profession, CPAs in the largest public accounting firms perceive an improved ethical environment in their industry, according to a study led by two Clemson University researchers. More than 900 CPAs in public accounting firms, the corporate environment, private practice, and government entities were surveyed […]
The internet has evolved to deliver a huge increase in connectedness – a person logging on in Timbuktu can quickly find, and easily communicate with, someone with a common interest in Des Moines, Tokyo, or Seville. That’s the idea, anyway. But many pundits and policymakers say the friendly and efficient ecosystem is under siege. Their […]
The College of Business spring semester study abroad program is labeled “Business in Paris.” And though the business curriculum is solid and taught at one of France’s most elite business schools, the enrichment 22 Clemson University students are experiencing this spring goes far beyond the disciplines of accounting, finance, marketing, management and economics. “There is […]
Whether you shed tears of joy when your favorite college football team wins a national championship, or grit your teeth at the sight of a litter of puppies, you’re experiencing a dimorphous expression. Those traditionally negative expressions to seemingly positive events are quite common and can serve as a mechanism to help regulate a person’s […]