Beta Gamma Sigma, an international honor society that recognizes academic excellence in business studies, has awarded Clemson University’s chapter honors recognition for its commitment to academic excellence and faculty officers’ efforts at enhancing the organization’s local status. Membership in Beta Gamma Sigma is the highest recognition a business student can receive in a business program […]
Beware, bully bosses. Employees fed up with abusive behavior in the workplace aren’t hesitant about getting even, which usually comes in the form of subtle, covert retaliation where they are more likely to avoid punishment, according to Clemson University researchers.
Jessica Collins, a 2014 Clemson graduate in political science and business administration, has been awarded a Fulbright grant to teach abroad. Collins, a resident of Washington, D.C., and native of Frederick, Md., has accepted a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship grant to teach at the University of Niš in Serbia. Collins’ interest in Serbia was fueled […]
Parishioners who participate in small groups within a religious congregation are generally more likely to be civically engaged than their fellow worshipers unless a church has high overall small-group participation, according to research recently released by Clemson and Louisiana State universities.
CLEMSON, S.C. – As a successful entrepreneur now in his fourth career, Clemson alum Greg Smith knows a thing or two about reinventing himself. Now, Smith and nine other Clemson success stories have decided to help the next generation of students choosing similar paths, by putting their money where their hearts are – in helping […]
You’d think learning about the moral foundations of capitalism would be the furthest thing from an 18-year-old’s mind. For most incoming college freshmen that may be true, but not for 11 Lyceum Scholars about to embark on their college careers at Clemson University.
The average American is under-saving for retirement and the design of today’s employee-sponsored retirement savings plans are contributing to the problem, according to three researchers who suggest plan sponsors’ incentives conflict with workers achieving financial security.
Two new leadership appointments have been made in the College of Business and Behavioral Science as a result of the Clemson University Board of Trustees’ recent decision to create a School of Accountancy and a Department of Finance. Jeffrey McMillan, professor of accounting, has been named interim director of the School of Accountancy and Angela […]
Workplace stress can be overwhelming and harmful at times, but eliminating it may not be the answer to finding happiness with your employer, two psychology experts profess in their just-released book, “Thriving Under Stress.” Tom Britt of Clemson University and Steve Jex of Bowling Green (Ohio) State University say some workplace stress can be leveraged as a career enhancer, if managed properly.
To say Niratcha (Grace) Tungtisanont has a personal stake in the research she’s conducting at Clemson University is an understatement. A native of Thailand, the Clemson Ph.D. candidate in business management is researching better ways to recover from the economic and human devastation that often accompanies natural disasters. And the former Miss Earth-Thailand has witnessed […]
Following high school graduation in her native Hong Kong, Janelle Cheung came to Clemson University sight unseen. What’s happened since can only be described as a success story. Cheung’s parents wanted her to be culturally immersed in the U.S. while at the same time enroll at a quality U.S. university. Although she had family in […]
Clemson University professor John Leininger has been honored by a leading graphic communications educational association with one of the organization’s most prestigious awards. The Graphic Communications Education Association presented Leininger with The Fred J. Hartman Award at its annual conference recently at Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo, Calif. The award has been presented since […]
The blueprint for teaching business leadership is being redrawn. And it’s happening, not coincidentally, as a generational shift is occurring in the U.S. workforce. As aspiring millennials replace a rapidly retiring generation of baby boomers, Clemson University’s MBA program is already addressing the needs and expectations of a new breed of business leader functioning in […]
Poor sleep habits can have a negative effect on self-control, which presents risks to individuals’ personal and professional lives, according to Clemson University researchers.
Dean Harman is no stranger to the ins and outs of the financial services industry, and the Clemson alumnus isn’t shy about sharing his opinion on how it should and shouldn’t work on the big stage. Case in point was recent testimony he presented before a congressional subcommittee on proposed regulations that would restrict access […]