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Amy Ingram, Ph.D., has a game plan for teaching business strategy, and it appears to be working with students in her Management 4150 class. The assistant professor in Clemson University’s business school has had students in her upper-level strategy class competing on an international cyber stage. They managed a digital camera company through an electronic […]
Kristin Buhrow acquired a taste for her career direction growing up in the Midlands of South Carolina. But little did the daughter of two accountants realize her interest in different cultures would lead her to a fellowship at Oxford University.
Social entrepreneurs Darryl McCune and Hugh G. Martin, and their budding not-for-profit, are enablers. Founded in 2013, CommunityCode’s mission is two-fold – to introduce students to the world of information technology, enabling them to excel personally and professionally, while addressing an identified shortage of minorities and females in computer science-related careers. “What CommunityCode does is […]
Photo booths weren’t on Brendon Mullen’s radar when he received a degree in business management from Clemson University in 2011. Today, as partner of a burgeoning startup business, they are the focal point of his workday. Lets Booth It was founded in 2012 by Adam Malone, a graduate of Ole Miss. Today, business partners Malone […]
Marketing majors and other students from a cross-section of study disciplines at Clemson University are sold on a newly opened Sales Lab’s potential to jump start their careers. Located on the second floor of Sirrine Hall, the Sales Lab operates under the auspices of the Marketing Department in Clemson’s new business college. It’s a training […]
Not all who join the “sharing economy” find riches, but those who do are discovering a very lucrative business model that enables millions of people to rent their underused goods. While many sharing-economy models, such as Uber and Airbnb, are thriving, there are just as many that have failed to make money. Transaction costs and […]
Google has put its trust in Clemson University researcher Richard Pak to provide insights into how a person’s faith in technology can be restored after a failed experience. Pak and an associate from George Mason University have received a nearly $100,000 Google Faculty Research Award to study how to rekindle humans’ lost trust in technology. […]
Clemson’s John E. Walker Department of Economics ranks 8th among U.S. southern universities in faculty research productivity, according to a forthcoming journal article. The Department of Economics at Clemson moved up 10 places, from 18th, among nearly 90 schools in the South that are ranked on the basis of research contributions. The study was written […]
For the seventh consecutive year, raffle items are being solicited, food and beverage sponsors secured and golfers recruited for the annual Tiger Paw Classic, a daylong, charity golf event — run and organized by students — that entertains its participants and educates the organizers.
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 […]
Management professor Jason Thatcher recently joined elite company in the world of information systems researchers. The business school professor and director of Clemson University’s Social Analytics Institute has earned a spot on the MIS Quarterly Most Prolific Authors List. MIS Quarterly is a highly regarded, peer-reviewed scholarly journal in the field of Management Information Systems. […]
Clemson University’s business school is a believer in requited love when it comes to alums’ romances spawned during their years on campus. More than 100 couples can thank their lucky stars for Clemson’s intervention in their personal lives. For that, they will receive a card and candy this Valentine’s Day recognizing their special connection to […]
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, […]
Jennifer Gerow has exercised a great deal of discipline in her young academic career. So, it’s no surprise that when she was hired by her current employer, which demands discipline, it would be a good fit. The Clemson University Ph.D. in Management (2011) has taken business technology to another level at Virginia Military Institute, and […]
Schuyler Easterling isn’t shy about pledging his allegiance to Clemson, but the May 2015 marketing graduate is having to bite his tongue this week and next. Schuyler, 23, is communications coordinator for the Orange Bowl Committee, which is hosting Clemson and Oklahoma in a Playoff Semifinal game on New Year’s Eve. His role requires an […]