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 […]
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 […]
Leaders of small to mid-sized companies across the Upstate and Lowcountry can learn proven best practices and contemporary business principles behind success by enrolling in Clemson University’s Spiro Sessions, a non-degree professional development program. Through the Clemson College of Business Center for Corporate Learning, eight evening sessions will be held at the Lowcountry Graduate Center […]
A leadership exchange that will help women in business identify their strengths and weaknesses and explore new strategies for success will kick off Feb. 8 in Greenville through a partnership between Duke Energy and the Clemson University MBA program.
Clemson University’s continuing education for executives is kicking off the 2017 event calendar with a new leadership development program better formatted to fit the schedules and meet the needs of today’s business leaders.
Depending on one’s definition of lines, estimates are the average person spends up to five years standing in queue during their lifetime. Three South Carolina entrepreneurs have hatched an idea that allows consumers to shorten those waits by buying time, thus reclaiming one of life’s most precious commodities. Wilson White, Kory Keefer and Jacob Wisniewski […]
Kevin Gemas was an early adopter of the entrepreneurial mindset. The 1985 Clemson graduate, and member of the ’81 national championship football team, received a business degree in administrative management. Then, after a football coaching stint, he pursued an entrepreneurial career path ahead of its time. “I owe a lot to my education at Clemson, […]
Katrina Meeks is following in her daughter’s footsteps today, a path she would have chosen had circumstances been different when she was considering college choices years ago. Daughter Courtney is in her second year of the MBA program at Clemson University, where she earned an undergraduate degree as well. “I originally wasn’t going to attend […]
Budding entrepreneurs recently presented their ideas for the next best thing in smartphone apps, medical devices and water disinfection at the third annual Pitch Smackdown sponsored by the Arthur M. Spiro Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership in the Clemson University College of Business.
The passion and energy Jamie Patterson brings to her career and community have been noticed. Patterson, who leads career services and the student experience for Clemson’s MBA program, has been named to Greenville Business Magazine’s 2016 Best & Brightest 35 and Under. She was one of 36 young professionals selected from more than 120 nominees. […]
Matt Given is living proof that a career path is oftentimes determined more by life’s twists and turns than by a specific course of study. A two-time Clemson graduate who received a marketing degree in ’92 and an MBA in ’93, Given has served up drafts of beer and slalomed slopes in Colorado as a […]
Allison Pickett B.S. ’14, MBA ’15 joined the Clemson MBAe program after completing an undergraduate degree in business from Clemson. While job-hunting during her senior year, she was intrigued by the MBA program that Clemson offered, but was unsure how to proceed since the program required work experience. She came across the MBAe program, designed for […]
Derek Riker got off to a rough start with the canine world at an early age, but he’s made amends and now, he and fellow dog lover and business partner Zach Capps are staking their futures on Fido. “I was bitten in the butt by a really big dog when I was 10,” said Riker, […]
A diverse group of proven industry leaders will headline Clemson University’s sixth annual Art of Leadership Summit Feb. 8-12 in Greenville. The five-day leadership summit, led by Clemson’s Center for Corporate Learning, will combine speakers with proven success in some of the nation’s leading companies and an interactive learning environment that will reinforce and advance participants’ leadership skills.
Clemson University’s business school will begin offering a Master of Business Administration program in analytics starting in the fall semester of 2016, making it the first South Carolina university to provide a dedicated business analytics focus for graduate students.