Food does not simply go from the farm to the table any more. It doesn’t even go from the factory to the table. Most the ingredients of, say, a loaf of bread are shipped to the factory from an array of outside suppliers, who are often based in other countries. So why does it matter?
An exhaustive examination of partners with varying backgrounds attempting to work together on important social issues concluded that good intentions and talking things through provided little basis for progress, according to a Clemson University study. Researchers, led by Erin Powell, assistant professor in the College of Business, studied eight cross-sector partnerships comprised of people with […]
Three Clemson University College of Business professors are among the most influential authors in their respective areas of expertise, according to an analysis of the most frequently cited author/researchers within the business management discipline. Department of Management professors Aleda Roth (supply chain management/organizational research methods), Phil Roth (organizational behavior/human resource management) and Zeki Simsek (strategic […]
The College of Business’ international student honor society, Beta Gamma Sigma, has been recognized as a Highest Honors Chapter, the most prestigious level of recognition a chapter can receive. Beta Gamma Sigma has more than 590 chapters at colleges and universities accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB). Membership in […]
Experience required. It’s a common refrain found on many job postings. But research conducted by a team of researchers, including a College of Business professor at Clemson University, suggests that previous job experience is not all that it’s cracked up to be as a predictor of whether one will succeed in a future job. “The […]
The College of Business is welcoming 23 new faculty members for the 2018-19 academic year with research and teaching backgrounds highly-qualified to enrich the minds of tomorrow’s business leaders. “The start of a new academic year brings with it the excitement of new relationships and many new faces with a thirst for learning how to […]
Clemson University’s Department of Management has selected a prominent information systems researcher to fill its William S. Lee Distinguished Professorship in Management. Bill Kettinger, who previously held endowed professorships at the University of Memphis and the University of South Carolina has joined the College of Business for the fall semester. “In Bill Kettinger, we are […]
The world’s largest human resources professional society has awarded Clemson University’s student chapter its Superior Merit Award for providing growth and development to its management students in the College of Business. The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) bestowed the organization’s highest award on the Clemson chapter, which is sponsored by the Greenville SHRM professional […]
With the undergraduate student body elections on February 28, it’s time to get to know this year’s student leader candidates and what they stand for. Meet the other candidate groups here. VOTE: On Wednesday, March 7. Voting opens at midnight on Tuesday. Presidential Candidate: Name: Mason Foley Major: Management Hometown: Nashville, Tennessee Class year: Junior, Class of 2019 […]
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 […]