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Business Architecture Guild names Penn State Smeal’s Cameron a special academic advisor

December 5, 2018


The Business Architecture Guild® has announced the appointment of Brian Cameron, associate dean for professional graduate programs at the Smeal College of Business, as a special academic advisor.

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New graduate certificate from Penn State Smeal targets improving business strategy

November 29, 2018


A new graduate-level certificate from Penn State can help managers and leaders improve their organizations through business architecture, a growing practice that bridges business strategy with tactical implementation.

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Firms tend to imitate competitors led by charismatic—not narcissistic—CEOs

November 27, 2018


New research from the Penn State Smeal College of Business suggests that firms are likely to emulate competitors led by charismatic CEOs and less likely to emulate competitors led by narcissists, according to a recent study. That study was co-authored by Vilmos Misangyi, professor of strategic management, the BNY Mellon Fellow and the chair of the Management and Organization Department at Smeal, and Abhinav Gupta, an assistant professor of strategic management at University of Washington Foster School of Business, who obtained his Ph.D. from Smeal.

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Penn State Smeal names Hintz the 2018 Moore Lifetime Achievement Award recipient

November 21, 2018


The Penn State Smeal College of Business has named Edward R. Hintz the 2018 recipient of the Robert W. Moore Lifetime Achievement Award, the highest honor that Smeal can bestow upon its graduates.

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Four Smeal management faculty among most influential authors in textbooks

November 14, 2018


Four Penn State Smeal College of Business management and organization faculty members are among the top 1 percent of all management professors cited in textbooks, according to research published in the Academy of Management Learning and Education.

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Heister and Recine join Penn State Smeal IRES Advisory Board Executive Committee

November 13, 2018


The Penn State Smeal College of Business has named Kurt Heister and Frank D. Recine as the newest members to the college’s Institute for Real Estate Studies Advisory Board Executive Committee.

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Winners emerge from first PSU 6 Business Ethics Case Competition

November 5, 2018


Three teams emerged victorious Tuesday night in the inaugural Penn State Smeal College of Business PSU 6 Business Ethics Case Competition.

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Collis talks about leadership, supply chain challenges during Penn State Smeal’s Executive Insights series

October 29, 2018


Steven H. Collis, chairman of the board, president, and chief executive officer of AmerisourceBergen, spoke in front of a packed Struthers Auditorium on Friday in the Business Building. It was the third and final installment of Executive Insights this semester.

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Executive Insights: AmerisourceBergen CEO to speak at Penn State Smeal leadership series

October 24, 2018


Steven H. Collis, chairman of the board, president and chief executive officer of AmerisourceBergen, a pharmaceutical sourcing and distribution services company, will address business and leadership with the Penn State Smeal College of Business on Friday. His visit is part of Smeal’s Executive Insights series.

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Beta Gamma Sigma appealing to top Penn State Smeal students to join

October 22, 2018


Beta Gamma Sigma, the international honor society that recognizes business excellence, will email invitations within the next few days to high-achieving upperclassmen in the Penn State Smeal College of Business. Qualifying juniors and seniors should start checking their inboxes this week. Formal printed invitations will be mailed to students and parents in the near future.

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