The Notre Dame MBA team won the Ninth Annual Leeds Net Impact Case Competition, which involved finding energy solutions that combined the interests of sustainability with financial viability.
Crisis communications expert James O’Rourke discusses the mistakes Toyota made in dealing with the faulty accelerator crisis, and what the company should to do to recover its reputation.
The Hartman Series in Land Conservation Finance is a new spring speaker series at the Mendoza College that brings in experts on land conservation strategies.
The Notre Dame Executive Education is offering a new leadership development program aimed at high-performing managers and supervisors. The program emphasizes the integration of personal and organizational values into larger leadership skills.
Ethics Week 2010 invited a range of speakers, including Bishop Kevin Rhoades and Father John Jenkins, to discuss issues surrounding the abortion debate.
As part of the Ten Year’s Hence series on the future of capitalism, IDEO partner Fred Dust will explain how design thinking might change the way business approaches problem solving.
What is the future of capitalism? Experts ranging from money managers to retailers examine likely trends in the next decade during Mendoza College’s signature Ten Years Hence Lecture Series.
A new course for juniors at the Mendoza College, Foresight in Business and Society, develops an understanding of the trends shaping the future and provides a framework to think critically about change.
In December, 19 Notre Dame MBA students left for war-torn countries as part of their coursework for Business on the Frontlines, an innovative course that studies how economies restart after violent conflict.
Annual survey of accountancy educators gives high marks to Mendoza College undergraduate and graduate students.
The Notre Dame nonprofit education program has the new name of Nonprofit Professional Development to reflect its expanded offerings in certificate executive education.
Great ideas for marketing NASCAR earned a team of Notre Dame undergraduates first place in a semester-long marketing competition.
BusinessWeek ranked the Notre Dame EMBA program 20th and the Executive Education custom programs 19th in its biennial survey of the top 25 executive education programs in the world.
In 1982, product tampering caused seven deaths of people who took the painkiller, Tylenol. Speaker John R. Mullen will talk about how maker Johnson & Johnson handled the crisis.
Dean Carolyn Woo describes entrepreneurial efforts she witnessed during her trips to Afghanistan and Pakistan.
Finance Professor Jeffrey Bergstrand was quoted in an Associated Press story about whether the job market is recovering. Bergstrand said that although there are positive signs, corporations are still in the cost-cutting mode.
Texas oilman T. Boone Pickens presented his energy plan to an audience of 600-plus at a Notre Dame town hall meeting on Oct. 26.
The Notre Dame MBA program earned a No. 5 spot on the Aspen Institute’s Beyond Grey Pinstripes ranking. The ranking measures a school’s integration of social, environmental and ethical issues into its curriculum.
Students in Management Professor James S. O’Rourke’s Corporate Communication class analyze ethical and reputational issues.
The Center for the Study of Financial Regulation at the Mendoza College will examine regulatory decisions, with the aim of bringing more faculty research and expertise into policy decisions.
GE’s Jeff Immelt and Keith Sherin presented the 2009 GE Live forum, “Winning in Today’s World,” live from the campus of the University of Notre Dame on Oct. 6.
Carolyn Y. Woo, dean of the Mendoza College of Business, spoke on Oct. 6 at a United Nations event dedicated to the importance of business ethics and morality in the global marketplace.
Target CEO Gregg Steinhafel describes his approach to managing the retail giant during a lecture for the Boardroom Insights Series at the Mendoza College of Business.
Management Professor Ann Tenbrunsel was recognized as an Aspen Institute Faculty Pioneer Award finalist. The award honors business professors who have demonstrated leadership in integrating ethical and social issues into the MBA curriculum.
Carolyn Woo, dean of the Mendoza College of Business, recently visited Afghanistan and Pakistan as part of her work with Catholic Relief Services. Although challenges in these conflict-torn countries are formidable, Woo also saw seeds of entrepreneurship.
The Boardroom Insights Lecture Series features executives from top companies offering their perspective on critical issues and experiences in the business world.
Paul Velasco has been named the director of degree programs for the Executive Education Department in the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame.
The worst of the economic fallout may be behind us, according to Finance Professor Jeffrey Bergstrand. But he expects the recovery to be a slow climb, lasting through 2010.
William L. Wilkie was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of his outstanding contributions in the field of marketing and society, public policy and marketing ethics. Wilkie is among the most-cited authors in the field of marketing.
Leaders in industry, design, real estate and teaching are among those honored for contributions to the Executive Education program.