Whoa, Nelly

Posted On April 25, 2016 by Bobbin Wages
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B.B.A. student Nelly Ouedraogo was a terrible high school student in Burkina Faso, but once she enrolled in college in the United States, something changed.

The Janus Nature of Taxes

Posted On April 4, 2016 by Andrea Judy
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As the April 18 deadline to file 2015 taxes looms closer, the scramble to file gets more urgent. With only a few weeks left to file, the 2015 season is nearly done, but before you file away thoughts of taxes until next year, one of the most important steps you can take to ensure future success is to look ahead to your 2016 taxes.

To Market We Will Go

Posted On March 28, 2016 by Brandy Roatsey
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Excitement. That was the first impression walking into the presentation room in 55 Park Place. Thirty-eight students, suited up and ready to solve a real-world problem, kept the room humming with anticipation.

Message in a Bottle

Posted On January 25, 2016 by Bobbin Wages
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Product names attract consumers, especially in the craft beer market, says assistant professor Cameron Verhaal. However, what microbrewery enthusiasts expect from their beer expands far beyond clever names and even tasty flavors.

Regynald Washington – Hospitality Leader

Posted On January 19, 2016 by Andrea Judy
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Leaders gravitate to the J. Mack Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University. Many come to expand their leadership opportunities; some come to mentor, others to be involved in their alma mater, and a few to leave a legacy.

International Experiences Open Doors to the Future

Posted On January 11, 2016 by Andrea Judy
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Managerial sciences student Jiehan Abdolwahb always knew that studying abroad would be part of her college experience. Growing up with parents from Ethiopia, international ways of looking at the world have always been a part of her life. “My parents have always encouraged me to travel internationally,” she said.

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Elmorris Dukes

Posted On December 14, 2015 by Jeremy Craig
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After he finished high school, Elmorris Dukes didn’t think college was for him. He had struggled in classes and doubted himself.