The College of Business and Behavioral Science develops leaders through education and research focused on human behavior and business practices in organizations, economies and societies.
Michelle Higdon has parlayed a love of her life into a career that is helping businesses – and animals – grow. And the lessons she’s learned on her professional journey are helping budding entrepreneurs grow through her advisory board role with Clemson University’s Arthur M. Spiro Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership. “I’m the daughter of a […]
Putting classroom knowledge to work is an every-semester occurrence for candidates in Clemson University’s MBAe program. Successful business executives enrolled in Clemson’s part-time entrepreneurial master’s program, like Rick Seidman, are proof that properly executed classroom learning can add to the bottom line. “There is no question, the Clemson MBAe program has had a significant net-profit […]
Helen Diamond Steele is new director of the Office of Student Enrichment in the College of Business. She is returning to Clemson, where she earned a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership in 2012, after serving in a leadership position at the University of West Georgia in Carrollton. Steele succeeds Renee Hebert, who left the OSE director […]
Clemson University psychology professor James McCubbin was installed as president of the Academy of Behavioral Medicine Research Saturday at its annual meeting in Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.
A new era is dawning on business education at Clemson University. Beginning July 1, for the first time in its 127-year history, Clemson University’s business disciplines will stand on their own, a change leaders say will enhance the academic unit’s reputation nationally. “Clemson means business today more than ever,” said Bobby McCormick, business school dean. […]
If you know of a workplace supervisor who yells, insults or is generally abusive to employees, chances are they were treated similarly as a child, according to research by business school professors at Clemson University.
The Barker Scholars Endowment was established in 2013 to honor Clemson’s 14th president, James F. Barker. The endowment, which provides need-based scholarships for undergraduate students, has made a difference in the life of Jarrett Miller ’17 — a student who always had his heart set on Tigertown and fortunately, has not had to put his college plans on hold.
Like many of their American counterparts, Russian citizens also hide their earnings to avoid the tax man, according to research conducted by a Clemson University economist. That research recently received national recognition by a Russian consortium of highly regarded public policy and economics organizations.
Clemson University’s Business 1010 is a win-win – for students and the community. In the 2015-16 school year, approximately 900 students in the business school introductory class were assigned to volunteer six hours of their time to a community event or organization. The assignment, which amounts to nearly 5,500 volunteer hours, teaches the importance of […]
Brad Cohen views the Graphic Communications course, GC3400 as a game changer in his academic journey at Clemson University. The videography course, taught by lecturer Erica Walker, opened Brad’s eyes to a career in graphic communications he never would have considered until he stepped into the Godfrey Hall studio class this past spring semester. This […]
Two longtime leaders have been named to term appointments in Clemson’s new College of Business and College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences. Bobby McCormick has been named dean of the new College of Business and Brett Wright has been appointed dean of the College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences, which begins operation July 1.
Chris Harrigan is a free-spirited entrepreneur who aims to raise the bar on the quality of alcoholic drinks. An MBA graduate of Clemson University, Harrigan has launched “Beyond Barrels™,” a business that enables the aging of spirits to continue at home what was started in the distilling process. And through four years of trial and error, […]
Meredith Ellis has proactively positioned herself for success during her first two years at Clemson University. And in the process, the Charlotte, N.C., honors student is making certain doors remain open for whatever career path she chooses. An economics major and mathematics and French minor, Meredith not only excels in the classroom but has exposed […]
Consumers with materialistic tendencies struggle with major life transitions and should refrain from online shopping and steer clear of the mall as a means of coping with those life-altering events, according to Clemson University marketing researchers.