August 12, 2020Ken and Susan Meyer endow Notre Dame’s Business on the Frontlines initiative
Through the Meyer Business on the Frontlines Program, Mendoza aims to offer this opportunity to about 100-plus MBA students annually, and improve the lives of thousands of people around the world.
August 10, 2020I am HERE: Jason Reed
Finance professor Jason Reed says he’s been mentally preparing to come back since Notre Dame President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., announced that the semester would begin early. “I think I am more excited than the students are, if that’s possible,” Reed said.
Gwen O'Brien, NDWorks
August 5, 2020Quality suffers for audit offices with clients from different industries, study shows
The quality of audit services suffers when an audit firm has clients from many different industries, according to new research from Accountancy Professor Erik Beardsley.
August 5, 2020In a huge year for consulting MBAs, these schools were the top industry feeders
2019 was a banner year for MBA consulting jobs, according to an article from Poets & Quants, which included Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business on its list.
Poets & Quants
August 4, 2020Poets & Quants’ 2020 “Best & Brightest Executive MBAs”
Notre Dame EMBA students John Foley and Sydney Storey were recognized by Poets & Quants as being among the top EMBA students in the country.
Poets & Quants
August 3, 2020Shelter in the storm: The classroom can be a refuge for students amid the chaos of COVID-19
Like many of his colleagues, finance professor Jason Reed had to radically adjust the way he taught and interacted with his students with the added difficulty and blessing of a new addition to the family. But for Reed, the uncertain times were a reminder of why he came to Notre Dame in the first place.
July 30, 2020A goodwill gesture constructed with a 3D printer and a little extra time
Kevin Zufelt (EMBA ’21) found an opportunity to help the medical community by putting the 3D printer he purchased a few years earlier into good use, making ear savers.
July 29, 2020Wall Street gets its finance MBAs from these schools
Wall Street has always gotten most of its MBAs from a handful of elite schools. That didn’t change in 2019 — but the top school for finance MBAs by percentage of graduating class did. The biggest jump in 2019 occurred outside the top 25, at Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business, which grew its finance class by two-thirds, from 14.1% to 23.5%.
Poets & Quants
July 28, 2020Finding a seat: 2 business profs and a grad student built an app to help sports venues with physical distancing
Scott Nestler and Seth Berry, both professors of IT, Analytics and Operations, and MSBA/MBA candidate Joe Jenkins developed a cloud-based tool to help venue managers plan out the optimum seating configuration that aligns with their physical distancing and reduced capacity mandates.
July 21, 2020Walmart’s decision to close on Thanksgiving, give bonuses will pay off and catch on, expert says
James Otteson, professor of business ethics at the University of Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business, believes Walmart’s decision will pay off and that other companies will follow its lead.