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.
One-Year 18MBA students are on the move and heading to Bogotá and Cartagena, Colombia this week. Students will be exposed to various business practices and new cultures after visiting several businesses in the two cities.
One week, two cities, 13 on-site corporate immersions, dozens of speakers providing limitless insights, and facilitation and support from more than 30 Emory alumni. The MEMBA West Coast Business Practice… Read more »
Students are always trying to learn and experience real-world problems and solutions while in school and one class at Goizueta is trying to help.
Six students representing Emory University’s Goizueta Business School and Master’s in Development Practice program began the Spring 2017 semester putting coursework into action at a garment factory in the Dominican… Read more »
“I believe business schools should be in service to the business community,” James says. “We are about more than excellent academics for students or a consistent vehicle for career success. We are about adding value to the world through research, problem solving, and lifelong learning.”
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.
Values at Home Depot are built to last. Working from a foundation set by company founders Arthur Blank and Bernie Marcus, leadership at the Atlanta corporate giant has little to… Read more »
“… the instructor discussed situations and decisions by military leaders during the battle and masterfully tied them into relevant concepts for business leaders.”
Lynne Segall joined Goizueta Business Schoollynne segall in 2015 as the Associate Dean for Management Practice, the experiential learning program in which student teams provide consulting services to a real-life client.