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.
University of Pennsylvania psychologist Angela Duckworth says it is perseverance and persistence that determine a person’s success, not one’s intellect. In fact, Duckworth delivered a Ted Talk and wrote the book on that belief, “Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance.” In it she calls grit, not talent or intellect, as the most dominant trait […]
Business students wanting to walk into the Business Career Fair later this month feeling confident, might consider attending a prelude to the event on Thursday, Jan. 17. Held at the Watt Family Innovation Center from 4-8 p.m., Thursday, the Career Fair Symposium is a primer that prepares students on several levels for the Jan. 24 […]
Gather with industry print suppliers on Feb. 6-7 to explore new technologies for 2019 OMET Americas is hosting its first open house at Clemson University’s Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design and Graphics on February 6- 7. The free event is designed for those in the flexographic printing industry to connect with print suppliers, exploring their […]
A stated goal of the Student Advisory Board this academic year is to engage their fellow College of Business students in all the development opportunities the university and business school make available to them. Mission accomplished, thanks in part to Abigayle Berendsen and Grace Hickman, the Student Advisory Board chairs for marketing and management, respectively. […]
A good place to start finding solutions to a burgeoning world food shortage is Africa. The Dark Continent is home to 60 percent of the world’s uncultivated arable land, yet Africa produces only 10 percent of the global food supply. And, according to the United Nations, food production will need to double by 2050 to […]
Faculty are turning job sites into classrooms, capitalizing on the construction boom by working campus projects into their curriculums.
It’s easy to be sold on Chris Norman. Whether you gauge the 24-year-old senior marketing major by his sincerity, scholarly achievements, or the infectious and ever-present smile on his face, it’s a good bet a bright future awaits him following graduation this month. Chris is a first-generation college graduate who is pondering either a career […]
Past and present MBA students walked off with many of the top prizes in Clemson University’s 5th Annual Pitch Smackdown competition, sponsored by the College of Business’ Arthur M. Spiro Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership. Business ideas pitched by the entrepreneurs with Clemson MBA connections ranged from a hardware and software start-up that tracks agricultural operations […]
Whether it was U.S. News & World Report naming Clemson a top-25 public institution for the 11th consecutive year, the groundbreaking discovery of all the starlight ever produced or announcing workforce development initiatives around the state, this year has been full of achievements for this university thanks to the hard work of our faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends.
When the end of the semester rolls around, Business 1010 students have received the bulk of the introduction to the business course’s content. From community service, ethics and the basic principles of each discipline within the College of Business, students should have the information they need to make informed decisions as they pursue their Clemson […]
Clemson University’s Army and Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) units will hold a joint ceremony to commission 16 second lieutenants at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 19, in Tillman Hall Auditorium. Six students will receive commissions into the U.S. Army and 10 will receive commissions into the U.S. Air Force.
Blockchain is a trending topic most commonly known as the technology behind digital currencies, like Bitcoin. But a Clemson University researcher is looking to analyze how businesses can make better use of blockchain’s capabilities to improve their processes. Marten Risius, assistant professor of management in the College of Business, is collaborating with Kai Spohrer, assistant […]
It’s a safe bet to say Jeremy Losak is an avid pro football fan who enjoys picking winners on any given Sunday. But if you ask the third-year Clemson University Ph.D. student in the John E. Walker Department of Economics if his, and millions of others’ interests, in daily fantasy sports competitions constitute gambling, odds […]
Phebe Davis probably put it best by saying “when you diversify in the front of the classroom, you will in turn have more diversity in the classroom seats.” Davis, a clinical assistant professor in the School of Accountancy, was referring to the College of Business’ commitment to recruiting diverse doctoral candidates and future faculty by […]
X-Rite Pantone recently donated a large collection of in-kind gifts totaling nearly $500,000 to Clemson University’s graphic communications department and the Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design and Graphics.