A convergence of entrepreneurial minds will occur March 8 at the Watt Family Innovation Center for more than two hours of relationship building, idea sharing and collaboration. “Clemson Convergence: Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Science and Technology” is open to students, faculty, staff and students who are researching, teaching or living entrepreneurship at the university. The free event […]
Conor Dye has set a goal of living in three foreign countries by the time he’s 30 years old. One of those goals is being met this semester in Singapore, where Conor is taking advantage of an exchange study abroad program at Nanyang Technological University. “It’s nice to have the opportunity for a trial period […]
Money may not buy happiness but knowing how to manage it can keep you from being evicted, having your car repossessed, or shut out by credit card companies. Just ask Steven M. Hughes. The 2017 College of Business management graduate experienced all of the above after enrolling at Clemson in 2005. Today, the Columbia native […]
Clemson University professors Kristin Scott, Jeff Anker and Goutam Koley have been accepted as the newest Clemson University School of Health Research (CUSHR) and Greenville Health System Faculty Fellows. Faculty Fellows are tenured faculty members who are embedded in a Greenville Health System (GHS) department for a semester and summer to produce health-related research. Through […]
By many accounts, political divisiveness today has reached an all-time high, which tends to affect fundamental attitudes about health care, immigration and national security, but also hiring decisions, according to researchers in Clemson University’s College of Business.
Three educators in Clemson University’s College of Business have been awarded the distinction of being named Trevillian Distinguished Professors, Dean Bobby McCormick announced recently. “The Trevillian professorship is the highest honor the dean’s office can bestow on faculty,” McCormick said. “This level of recognition represents the best our college has to offer and is conferred […]
Bernie Quiroga, assistant professor of operations management in the College of Business, has received the 2012-2016 Associate Editor Service Award from the Journal of Operations Management. The Journal of Operations Management is the only leading operations management academic journal devoted exclusively to empirical research. The publication is part of the Financial Times’ list of Top […]
Surveys suggest 75 percent of American adults struggle with distinguishing real news from hoaxes on social media posts. Research by Marten Risius, a Clemson University management associate professor, and Christian Janze, a Ph.D. student from Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany, may be of help in removing the question mark as to whether you’re reading legitimate news or a fabrication.
Emily Kuhn embarked on a summer experience she thought might be outside her comfort zone, but discovered otherwise during a recently completed eight-week internship in Barcelona, Spain. The senior management major from Robbinsville, N.J., was one of six College of Business students who interned abroad, but the only Clemson student who lived and worked in […]
Like most successful entrepreneurs, Jay Watson is very good at identifying a problem and finding a solution. The 1985 business management graduate from Clemson University did just that in 2012 and in the process endeared himself to residents of central Texas who longed for the return of a holiday tradition, and kick-started a successful business […]
Research on the role trust plays in consumers’ repeat online purchases has earned a Clemson University business management professor a prestigious award. Heshan Sun, associate professor in the department of management, has been recognized for a research paper published in MIS Quarterly, “Trust, satisfaction, and online repurchase intention: The moderating role of perceived effectiveness of […]
Jeff Fulton’s road to Clemson University was unlike that of any other College of Business graduate who will receive a degree in August. In 2010, the then U.S. Army staff sergeant was centimeters away from taking a sniper’s bullet in the head while riding in a vehicle his unit used to remove landmines from roadways […]
The relatively high failure rate of entrepreneurial start-ups may be more related to personality traits than the worthiness of the product or service, according to a College of Business researcher at Clemson University. Hubris – excessive pride or self-confidence – is a personality trait that can lead to an entrepreneur’s success or downfall, according to […]
Clemson University business school researchers have developed a measurement tool that gauges a technology user’s 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 […]
Deanna Cohen learned many valuable lessons in Dublin last summer while interning in event planning and sales. But no experience may have been more important than the time she spent off the clock at a whiskey distillery. It was a thank you email she sent to owners of a family whiskey business that started a […]