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Featured Events | Sep 29, 2016 |

Your customer is an onion: Peeling into consumer insights

“Who are these people?” This question, popularized by comedian Jerry Seinfeld in his hit 1990s TV show, sums up the consumer-insights theme of the first of the Gabelli School’s marketing lecture series held on Monday, September 26, at Lincoln Center. …

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Featured Events | Sep 29, 2016 |

Rededication and Blessing of 140 W. 62nd

This past Wednesday evening, students, faculty, donors, and members of the Board of Trustees gathered to celebrate the rededication and blessing of the newly-renovated 140 W. 62nd Street building. The building, which formerly housed the law school, is now home to …

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Featured Events | Sep 23, 2016 |

Students, Faculty, and Innovators Came Together to Discuss Creating an Economy for the Common Good

Last Monday, Gabelli School students were invited to attend a humanistic management conference, which aimed to discuss the creation of an economy for common good through four incredible panelists. The panelists included: Hunter Lovins, a sustainable business pioneer and author …

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Featured Events | Jun 27, 2016 |

‘Stalker ads’ driving internet advertising, data strategist says

Do you ever feel as if the internet is following you? It is — at least some segments of it. Ads on Facebook and other websites will appear freakishly fast after a related Google search and stay in your line of …

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Featured Events | Jun 01, 2016 |

‘Rising Stars’ honored at finance conference

Four “Rising Stars” in finance were honored at a recent conference held at Fordham University. The scholars presented papers on topics ranging from the Home Affordable Refinancing Program to the impact of long-term investors on corporate decision-making. The 2016 Rising …

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Featured Events | Apr 20, 2016 |

Draper to budding entrepreneurs: Be willing to ‘take the heat’

If you’re an entrepreneur with an idea you believe is the next big thing, take some advice from a prominent Silicon Valley venture capitalist: Don’t be afraid of being called crazy, and don’t be afraid to be criticized for your …

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Featured Events | Apr 19, 2016 |

Looking to Prosper? Peer-to-peer lending may be the answer

How does a man who wanted to be a doctor end up running a peer-to-peer lending service? For Ron Suber – president of Prosper Marketplace, a company that pairs everyman lenders with everyman borrowers – it’s a tale of changing …

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Featured Events | Apr 15, 2016 |

Cordes: Always ask, ‘How can I help you?’

When Ron Cordes, along with a group of academics and philanthropists, walked into a school in a Kenyan village in 2007, he immediately came to his own conclusions about how to fix the facility. Get rid of the dirt floors. Put …

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Featured Events | Apr 14, 2016 |

IT skills needed in all areas of business, panelists say

By Bailey Link, BS ’16 Nearly every career in the current job market has a technology component, so it is crucial to be fluent in the complex languages used to create programming, crunch data and perform other important tasks. How …

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Featured Events | Apr 08, 2016 |

Venture capitalist Tim Draper to speak at Fordham April 14

Tim Draper, a venture capitalist and billionaire who has invested in some of the most well-known recent tech startups, is coming to Fordham University. Draper will give a talk in the Fordham Law School Moot Court room on April 14 …

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