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Robert Thomas teaches "Collaborative Design for Innovation" at the McDonough School of Business.
Collaborative Design for Innovation Course Benefits Local Nonprofit

A new six-week dynamic MBA marketing class, “Collaborative Design for Innovation,” is underway at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. This course is held on Mondays and...

New Global Business Fellows Program Prepares Students to Become Global Leaders

As part of Georgetown University McDonough School of Business’s commitment to be the premier destination for global business education, the school partnered with the university’s Walsh School of...

Award-Winning Chef Jose Andres Preps MBA Students for Barcelona

Chef Jose Andres, known for his highly regarded restaurants in Washington, D.C., and around the world, sees himself as more than a cook.

“I’m a storyteller,” he said. “I have realized what...

The Ethics of Bitcoin

Nobel Laureate Paul Krugman declared the digital currency Bitcoin to be “evil” in his 2013 New York Times article. In their newest research, Georgetown University's McDonough School of...

Lunch Forum on Trade Promotion Authority

WHAT: The Center for Business and Public Policy at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business will host the event “Trade Promotion Authority: Now, If Ever” on Jan. 27 at...

Recruiting Excellence

During the fall 2014 semester, representatives from 79 major prospective employers came to the Georgetown McDonough School of Business campus to meet promising job applicants enrolled in McDonough...

Leaders From The Estée Lauder Companies, Tom Ford, Michael Kors, Kara Ross, and Ermenegildo Zegna Group to Participate on Global Luxury Panel

Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business will host the 2015 Global Luxury Summit on January 29, 2015, at the Time Warner Center, 60 Columbus Circle, in New York City. The panel...

Ben Carpenter
Author Shares Advice, Lessons with Students

When Ben Carpenter’s daughter was preparing to take her first job after graduation, he worried that although she was a smart, well-adjusted person that she might not have all the tools she needed...

The MBA admissions team and Peer Insight used a journey map to show the highs and lows of the admissions process.
MBA Admissions Team Puts Itself in the Shoes of the Applicant

Each year, more than 2,000 people go through the same process: they polish their resumes, share their dreams in personal essays, and package their lives into a 20-question application, all in the...

Panel Discussion on FCC & Communications Mergers

Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy to Present “Declaration of Independents: Not All Mergers Are Created Equal,” Jan. 28

WHAT: The Center for...

Michael Koenig (left) is the team lead for ScoutPro, winner of the first Rural Entrepreneur of the Year Award.
First Rural Entrepreneur of the Year Announced: Iowa Business Named Winner

The American Farm Bureau Federation together with Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business Global Social Enterprise Initiative and Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative’s StartupHoyas...

Execs Give Students Glimpse of Life on Wall Street

In her first year on Wall Street, Janine Shelffo (B ’89) found herself struggling with the rising stress level of the analyst lifestyle, so she spent her Sunday mornings in a self-made sanctuary...

Ben Carpenter
Ben Carpenter to Share Workforce Lessons, Jan. 13

Ben Carpenter, vice chairman of CRT Capital Group and author of “The Bigs: The Secrets Nobody Tells Students and Young Professionals,” will discuss the challenges and opportunities facing today’s...

National Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge: Four Finalists Prepare for January Competition

A lively round of competition is expected when four national finalists pitch their business ideas to a team of judges during the Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge at the American Farm Bureau...

Second Cohort of DCPS Principals Graduate from EML Program

The second cohort of District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) principals participating in a specialized Executive Master’s in Leadership (EML) program at Georgetown University’s McDonough School...

Global Career Conference & Expo Brings Together Students and Employers

The fourth annual Global Career Conference and Expo (GCCE) at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business brought Carlos Martinez (MBA ’16) one step closer to his goal of having an international...

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