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Coursework, Stories | Sep 12, 2013 |

Gabelli School program to debut at Lincoln Center, fall 2014

Beginning next fall, Rose Hill won’t be the only place for undergraduates to study business at Fordham. The Gabelli School of Business has won approval to open a brand-new, small-scale undergraduate program at Lincoln Center. It will be fully global …

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Areas of Study, Coursework, Marketing, Students | Jan 28, 2013 |

Revolutionary idea for Target.com yields $2,500 prize

by Farzana Ali (GSB ’15) What does Target have that Amazon doesn’t? A physical store. Four Gabelli School of Business students recently decided it was time to bring that whole store online. Graham Batstone (GSB ’12), Andriana Antonucci (GSB ’14), …

Accounting, Areas of Study, Coursework, Faculty, Global, London | Jan 16, 2013 |

KPMG partner makes a London tax class memorable

One of the greatest advantages of the Gabelli School of Business is access to adjunct professors who are top-ranked executives at New York City corporations. The same holds true for the Gabelli School’s program in the U.K. — simply substitute …

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Areas of Study, Communications/Media Management, Coursework, Event Recaps, Stories, Students | Dec 18, 2012 |

Seven exercises test juniors’ communication capacities

by Emily Raleigh (GSB ’16) According to Dean Rapaccioli, “It’s not always what you say. It’s how you say it.” We talk. We text. We Facebook. We e-mail. We tweet. The question is, though, do we know how to really …

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Areas of Study, Communications/Media Management, Coursework, Management, Personal & Professional Development, Stories | Dec 10, 2012 |

Fordham juniors ARE the “Workforce of the Future”

Everyone wants a job after graduation. But which job? Juniors in the Integrated Project course, developed and taught by Dr. Meghann Drury, were challenged to research a career they’re considering. Through a mix of online research and interviews with people …

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Areas of Study, Coursework, Marketing, Stories | Dec 04, 2012 |

Give your marketing skills a quantitative edge

If you’re interested in marketing and still have room — or room to change — in your spring 2013 course schedule, consider this class from Professor Mohammad Nejad. Data-Driven Marketing Decisions (MKBU 4451) is a brand-new elective that offers hands-on …

Coursework, Stories | Nov 28, 2012 |

Can you negotiate? If not, you need one of these spring courses!

Here you are. Across the table is a guy who has something you want. Are you leaving with what you came for? Negotiation skills are critical for business leaders. Fail to learn them, and you could find yourself stuck in …

Coursework, Stories | Nov 26, 2012 |

New career handbook: A zillion bits of advice in one place

You wake up at 6:45 a.m. to get ready for a job interview, and you realize you aren’t quite sure what to wear or what to bring. It’s too early to call your friends, who might not know anyway. The …

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Areas of Study, Coursework, Finance, Stories | Nov 12, 2012 |

Spring break in Brazil! (And a finance course.)

If you want your spring break itinerary to include São Paulo, Belo Horizonte, Rio and other destinations in Brazil, consider adding Financial Modeling of Emerging Markets (FNBU 4471) to your course list for next semester. This upper-level finance elective is …

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Areas of Study, Coursework, Event Recaps, IT / Information Systems, Marketing, Stories | Oct 30, 2012 |

IBM execs behind Jeopardy! computer visit GSB

by Balt Heldring (GSB ’14) In 1997, IBM’s Deep Blue computer system beat the greatest chess player in the world, Garry Kasparov. With that feat conquered, IBM began searching for a new challenge, something that would spark the nation, as …

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