Through an immersive and collaborative educational experience, the College of Business is transforming students into innovators, entrepreneurs and leaders who succeed in the global marketplace of ideas.
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 […]
Tomorrow’s business leaders can zero in on their specialized career interests through Clemson University’s suite of Master of Business Administration programs. A newly enhanced corporate (MBAc) program joins those in entrepreneurship & innovation (MBAe) and business analytics (MBAba), all designed to advance learning for 21st century business professionals. “Clemson’s Corporate MBA Program is a first-class […]
Lee Langley seemingly has his hands full as a father of two who owns four businesses in two states. But the 39-year-old Greenville native has decided to heap even more onto his plate by embarking on the biggest challenge of his life – returning to school after a 20-year absence. “I regretted not enrolling at […]
Being surrounded by scores of entrepreneurial minds, Austin Sanderson ’10 caught the bug while providing IT support for the MBA program. The Clemson University economics graduate and CCIT support employee has followed some of his MBAe student customers on the innovation path. Sanderson’s bug isn’t computer-virus related, but it is of the technology genus. Like […]
What better way to grasp an understanding of economic policy than to rub shoulders with those who influence it at the highest levels of government. That was the mindset of the family of the late John Harris ’74 who created an endowment that allows for Clemson University senior economics majors to visit economic policymakers in […]
The early returns are good for Clemson business students volunteering as tax preparers for Pickens County residents. Sixteen freshman and sophomore College of Business students are giving their time and knowledge to an Internal Revenue Service volunteer tax program through the United Way of Pickens County. “Our volunteer students make up more than half of […]
Few understand the work that goes into producing your morning cup of coffee better than Nestor Adrianzen. The 31-year-old Clemson University MBA candidate grew up on the coffee-rich mountainsides of Peru where some of the finest organic coffee beans are grown. It’s his desire to someday use the knowledge and connections he’s gaining through the […]
Financial management students in Kerri McMillan’s Finance 3050 class are getting a jump-start on their counterparts at many other college campuses in learning how to use Bloomberg Financial Markets technology, considered the industry’s gold standard in market analytics. More than 100 finance students, including Wall Street South Investment Club members, passed through the College of […]
Clemson University’s MBA Program is strengthening its focus on innovation and entrepreneurship by expanding its lunchtime Innovative Leadership Series on Fridays. The next guest speaker in the series will be entrepreneur and angel investor Tony Philipp on Friday, April 7, noon-1:30 p.m., at Greenville ONE. “The Innovative Leadership Series is one more way Clemson’s MBA […]
It’s no surprise that Jesse Dennis has a penchant for politics. The freshman economics and political science major grew up in the backyard of the nation’s hotbed of politics, has two politically active parents and a grandfather who served in Congress. “I guess you could say, by definition, I’m an activist, though I don’t view […]
When Pat Krall graduates from Clemson University this spring, the College of Business honors student will be armed with a degree for life after baseball. Pat is a business management major and the Tigers’ ace left-hander who decided to return to the mound and classes his senior year after being drafted by the St. Louis […]
Whether you call it experiential learning or an exercise in social engagement, the etiquette primer hosted by the College of Business this week sought to help students fine tune their soft skills. Forty business majors dined on chicken picatta at the Madren Center, but the four-course meal was secondary to students learning proper etiquette in […]
Two of Clemson University’s most prominent colleges are collaborating in a first-of-its kind Executive in Residence partnership that will bring a global business leader’s experience and expertise to both schools. The College of Business and College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences have announced Jack Jones, retired vice president of Boeing’s aircraft assembly business in North Charleston, South Carolina, will become the colleges’ Executive in Residence, beginning this semester.
If there’s a can’t-miss event for students pursuing graphic communications careers, it’s the one being held next Tuesday at the Hendrix Student Center. Intern Employer Day is held twice a year and few events in the world of Clemson’s graphic communications majors are more important than these daylong spring and fall career days. “Without question, […]