Profiles

The Failure of IT Projects

Posted On August 22, 2016 by Jennifer Oliver
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While the factors contributing to IT project failure are many, J. Mack Robinson College of Business Professor of Computer Information Systems Mark Keil discusses key ways to avoid the pitfalls of IT project failure starting with an organization’s management and culture.

Every day, organizations are developing information technology systems for their own use and… more »

Leap of Faith

Posted On August 15, 2016 by Jennifer Giarratano
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The Robinson College of Business is home to the UGA Small Business Development Center at Georgia State University — part of a statewide organization providing tools, training and resources to help small businesses in Georgia grow and succeed.

A Global Mindset with Mary Lyles

Posted On June 20, 2016 by Andrea Judy

When Mary Lyles enrolled in Georgia State University (GSU) in the fall of 2009, she planned to only stay a few years then transfer to the University of Georgia. However, she fell in love with Georgia State, Atlanta and the J. Mack Robinson College of Business and stayed to complete the Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and Master of International Business programs.

The Class of 2016

Posted On May 2, 2016 by Andrea Judy
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As the J. Mack Robinson College of Business prepares to graduate the class of 2016, we take a moment to highlight three of the incredible students walking across the stage on Saturday.

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.