Category: Private Equity

James hosts 2017 First Day Town Hall event

Erika James, John H. Harland Dean of Emory University’s Goizueta Business School, delivered her annual Town Hall address Wednesday afternoon to a capacity crowd of faculty, staff and students. James, who is entering her fourth academic year leading the school, took the opportunity to detail success stories from the past calendar year and inspire action as the school nears its centennial celebration.

Baks: Investing for retirement requires perspective

There are ups and downs along the way, says Klaas Baks. “Think about a plane going from A to B,” the Goizueta expert told the Atlanta Business Chronicle “There is volatility along the way. You can fly without turbulence, but it might take you 36 hours to go to a place that’s an hour away. It’s the same with investing.”

Goizueta adds more key thought leaders

In recent years, under faculty leadership, Goizueta has undertaken wholesale curriculum updates designed to provide more industry-specific and contemporary coursework. Meet some of the new — and very well-connected — faculty in the classroom.