Monthly Archives: January 2015

OC Panel Discusses the Opportunities and Challenges Women Face in Business

A panel of three prominent female entrepreneurs and Mihaylo’s John Bradley Jackson, head of the Center for Entrepreneurship, discussed the opportunities and challenges facing women in the business world. The discussion, held on Jan. 14, was moderated by Richard Franzi … Continue reading

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Mihaylo Professor Welcomes New Graduate Students with Tips for Success in School and Beyond

Mihaylo Management Professor Gerard Beenen advises incoming spring 2015 graduate students on how to succeed in their academic programs and future careers. The incoming graduate students for the spring 2015 semester at Mihaylo will soon join the 191,571 students who … Continue reading

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Laptops and iPads or Notebook and Pencil: Does High-Tech or Low-Tech Help Academic Performance?

Tal Gross, assistant professor at Columbia University, wrote in an opinion piece for The Washington Post that he has resolved to ban laptops from his classroom in 2015, believing it causes distraction and hurts student performance. A Mihaylo professor and … Continue reading

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Addiction to Social Media Networks: What Students Need to Know

Social media platforms, such as Facebook, provide up-to-date, accessible and personalized communication, yet they also have the potential to become addictive. Mihaylo Professor Ofir Turel discusses how to use social media constructively. A 2012 survey of CSUF students conducted by … Continue reading

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The Economies of Latin America: What Business Students Need to Know

Taken as a whole, the nations of Latin America rank as the world’s fourth-largest economy, behind the U.S., China and the European Union. The region is particularly of interest to Southern California business students, who are only about 100 miles … Continue reading

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Mihaylo Students Develop Personal Elevator Pitches

Professor Atul Teckchandani helps business students develop an elevator pitch in a competition as part of his MGMT 340 – Organizational Behavior course. The staff at Mihaylo Career Services refers to the personal elevator pitch, a 60 to 90-second personal … Continue reading

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Latest Edition of Mihaylo Magazine Provides Snapshot of Business School

The 2014 edition of the annual Mihaylo Magazine features news about faculty, student and alumni activities at the Mihaylo College of Business and Economics, including inspiring stories on alumni success and innovative teaching programs. The magazine also includes a demographic snapshot of … Continue reading

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From Drone Business to Tax Prep in Alaska, the 2015 Mihaylo Magazine Provides a Snapshot of Mihaylo College

Now available online, the 2015 edition of Mihaylo Magazine showcases faculty research, student activities, alumni achievements and reports on the Centers of Excellence and business network that are on the forefront of innovation and progress. The 2015 edition of Mihaylo Magazine, the annual business … Continue reading

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