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What Is the Biggest Waste of Money in Retirement?
[4/21/2014]
The Wall Street Journal: William Reichenstein, professor and holder of The Pat & Thomas R. Powers Chair of Investment in Management in Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business, answers a question about the financial hazards of taking Social Security too early. Reichenstein is a member of The Wall Street Journal's "Ask the Experts," an exclusive group of industry and thought leaders who engage in in-depth online discussions of important topics.
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Business School Faculty Member Named Top Economics Author
[4/23/2014]
Per Bylund, research professor at the John F. Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship & Free Enterprise, was recently awarded a position in the top 22 percent of economics authors by the Social Science Research Network (SSRN).
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Baylor’s Executive MBA Program in Austin Launches Healthcare Concentration
[4/15/2014]
Freestone County Times: The Baylor Executive MBA program in Austin has announced the expansion of its curriculum to include a healthcare concentration option that focuses on building business practices while instilling specific healthcare expertise.
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Failed Crony Subsidies: From Washington (George) to Obama (Barack)
[4/15/2014]
Real Clear Markets: Article on the history of government subsidies, co-authored by Blaine McCormick, Ph.D., associate professor of management and entrepreneurship in Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business.
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Connecting for Positive Global Change (BBR)
[4/14/2014]
Growing up in Nigeria, Sunkanmi Agbomeji knew he wanted to do one thing: change lives. At first, he thought he would do it by becoming a medical doctor. After graduating from medical school, his plans began to evolve, and although his path was unclear, his goal was not. He continued to help people. He just found several new ways to do so.
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Baylor University adds Healthcare Concentration to its Executive MBA in Austin
[4/7/2014]
MBA Today: Baylor University is now offering a healthcare concentration it its executive MBA program in Austin. Students in this concentration will meet two nights a week for 21 months while working full-time.
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Hard Work and the Right Mindset Key to Baylor ProSales Student Success at the National Collegiate Sales Competition
[4/8/2014]
After months of preparation by a team of ProSales students, Baylor University’s Center for Professional Selling brought home 7th place honors out of 67 teams at the 2014 National Collegiate Sales Competition (NCSC) at Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, GA during the weekend of March 28-31.
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Why more Things Don’t Make Us Happier
[4/7/2014]
Huffington Post: Article about a recent study that suggests materialistic people are more likely to be depressed and unsatisfied by Baylor professors Jo-Ann Tsang, Ph.D., associate professor of psychology and neuroscience in Baylor's College of Arts & Sciences, and James Roberts, Ph.D., professor and holder of The Ben H. Williams Professorship in Marketing in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business.
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Gratitude Makes for More Satisfaction
[4/1/2014]
RedOrbit: Article about a recent study that suggests materialistic people are more likely to be depressed and unsatisfied quotes Baylor professors Jo-Ann Tsang, Ph.D., associate professor of psychology and neuroscience in Baylor's College of Arts & Sciences, and James Roberts, Ph.D., professor and holder of The Ben H. Williams Professorship in Marketing in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business.
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Baylor’s Executive MBA Program in Austin Launches Healthcare Concentration
[4/2/2014]
The Baylor Executive MBA program in Austin has announced the expansion of its curriculum to include a healthcare concentration option – one of the first of its kind in Austin. Applications are now being accepted for Fall 2014.
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New Technology Energizes Online MBA Revolution
[3/15/2014]
Business Because: Article on “the teaching revolution that is online MBA education” mentions Baylor’s emerging online MBA program, which is accepting applications for its online MBA program, available in May.
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Air Force Academy Squadrons Test Peer-Effect Assumptions
[3/26/2014]
npr.org: Parents and educators have assumed that peers matter. An unusual social engineering experiment, including research done by Hankamer's James West, tried to apply what's known about peer effects to the real world.
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Oracle CEO On Big Data, Privacy
[3/20/2014]
AUDIO: KWBU-FM news reporter Ryland Barton covered this year’s Global Business Forum headlined by Mark Hurd, BBA ’79, President and Board Member of Oracle Corp., who delivered the keynote address on “Big Data in a Shrinking World.” The forum, in its eighth year, is sponsored by Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business and the McBride Center for International Business.
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Hankamer School of Business to Host Marketing and Professional Selling Career Fair This Month
[3/21/2014]
The Hankamer School of Business’ Professional Development Program will host the Marketing and Professional Selling Career Fair March 26 from 4-6 p.m. on the 5th floor of Cashion. This discipline-specific career fair takes place each semester and features a broad variety of companies, including Fortune 500 companies.
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Mobile Offers Big Data Opportunity for Brick and Mortar Retailers
[3/17/2014]
Data Informed: Jeff Tanner, Ph.D., professor of marketing in Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business, is mentioned in an article on Big Data, which uses analytics to generate valuable consumer insights. Tanner believes that clean data is worth approximately $0.20 per unit of insight.
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Oracle President Mark Hurd to Speak at Baylor Forum
[3/18/2014]
Baylor alumnus Mark Hurd, BBA ‘79, will return to campus this week as keynote speaker at the eighth annual Global Business Forum, “Big Data in a Shrinking World,” sponsored by Baylor's Hankamer School of Business and the McBride Waco Tribune-Herald: Center for International Business. Hurd is president of Oracle Corp., a multinational company that develops and markets computer hardware systems and is the second-largest software developer, behind Microsoft. Quoted is Steve Gardner, Ph.D., professor, The Herman Brown Chair of Economics and director of the McBride Center.
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Baylor Business Students Earn Second Place at Investment Competition
[3/18/2014]
Baylor students won second place at the 11th annual Texas Investment Portfolio Symposium (TIPS) on Saturday, Feb. 15.
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Great Promotional Products Boost Brand Recognition
[3/6/2014]
The Suit: The article cites a study out of Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business where researchers found that companies using promotional products to create a favorable impression do more business than those that don’t.
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Eleven Words That Will Sink Your Organization
[3/14/2014]
D Magazine: Gary Carini, Ph.D., professor of management and associate dean for graduate studies at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, writes about how a particular eleven words can limit "insight and ideas" in organization.
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The Home Economist: Lottery provides lesson in mastering art of self-control
[3/10/2014]
Miami Herald: James A. Roberts, professor and holder of The Ben Williams Professorship in Marketing in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business is quoted on how materialism doesn't make people happy.
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Why America Must Organize Innovation
[3/4/2014]
Oxford University Press Blog: Emily Hunter, Ph.D., assistant professor of management and entrepreneurship in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, is the author of "Organized Innovation," a book about American innovation values. The book was co-authored with Steve Currall, Ed Frauenheim and Sara Jansen Perry.
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Baylor's Hankamer School of Business Earns Seven American Advertising Awards
[3/11/2014]
Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business communications and marketing materials earned multiple awards in the Waco American Advertising Federation (AAF) American Advertising Awards, formerly called the ADDY Awards. Winners were announced during a ceremony at Hotel Indigo in Waco Thursday night.
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Vietnam: Not for the Faint of Heart
[3/1/2014]
Global Finance: Article on the business climate of Vietnam quotes Van Pham, Ph.D., associate professor of economics in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, who believes that the uncertainty over Vietnam's debt situation extends to musings about changing the currency.
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Baylor Mourns Passing of Business School Faculty Member
[2/25/2014]
Baylor University is mourning the passing of Fred S. Hulme Jr., senior lecturer in information systems in the Hankamer School of Business, who died Feb. 23 at his residence with his family at his side.
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A Golden Opportunity
[2/20/2014]
While we are witnessing the increased wealth in China and up-and-coming India, post-Apartheid Africa is where business opportunity is among the hottest in the world.
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Baylor University to Offer Online MBA
[2/20/2014]
Baylor University today announced that it will make its renowned MBA program available online beginning this May. Applications for the program are currently being accepted.
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10 Questions to Ask When Collecting Customer Data
[2/18/2014]
Entrepreneur.com: Jeff Tanner, Ph.D., professor of marketing in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, is quoted in an article about smart questions for businesses to ask when collecting customer data.
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It's Dangerous When Corporations Give Away Your Money
[2/14/2014]
RealClearMarkets: Article co-written by Blaine McCormick, Ph.D., associate professor of management and entrepreneurship in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, on growing consumer preference to purchase goods from companies that give back to society in some form.
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Organization Size: What Really Matters
[2/17/2014]
Travel Daily News: Jeff Tanner, Ph.D., associate professor of marketing in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, is quoted about his research on attracting new attendees to exhibitions.
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Baylor's Professional Selling Program Announces Winners of Business Sell-Off Competition
[2/14/2014]
Baylor University's Center for Professional Selling announced the winners of the 2014 Baylor Business Sell-Off (BBSO) Competition. This year's competition consisted of 49 competitors who met face-to-face with 11 corporate buyers.
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Competitors from 10 Universities to Compete in New Venture Competition this Month
[2/14/2014]
Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business will host the third annual New Venture Competition Feb. 28 to March 1. The New Venture Competition is a national, two-day, dual round business plan competition for students.
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Restore Ban on Online Gambling Before it Harms More Families
[2/9/2014]
The Tampa Tribune: Op-ed on internet gambling for Atlantic City and Las Vegas casinos mentions research by Earl Grinols, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of Economics in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, who calculated that the cost of gambling outweighs its benefits three to one.
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Report Explores How to Attract New Attendees
[2/3/2014]
SuccessfulMeetings.com: Jeff Tanner, Ph.D., associate professor of marketing in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, is quoted about his research on attracting new attendees to exhibitions.
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When Prisoners Read Dostoevsky's Crime and Punishment, It's Pretty Powerful
[1/30/2014]
Texas Monthly: Feature on the Houston nonprofit Prison Entrepreneurship Program mentions a study from Baylor University that found graduates of the program almost never return to prison. Through PEP, Baylor MBA students volunteer their business knowledge to teach inmates the skills needed to run a business when released from prison.
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U.S. Embraces Serfdom, Market Is Taking Over Sweden's Government Healthcare
[1/29/2014]
Personal Liberty Digest: Article by Per L. Bylund, Ph.D., research faculty and lecturer in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, on various governments' impact on the market and health care.
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Casinos are a Losing Bet
[1/27/2014]
Tampa Bay Times: Column arguing against the construction of casinos in Florida cites a study by Earl Grinols, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of Economics in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, that found that every dollar in casino revenue costs the city $3.
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Heart and Soul Service Pays Dividends
[1/14/2014]
Fleet Equipment Magazine: Article describing the business practices of Graham Center, an International Truck dealer in Sherman and Paris, Texas, and recipient of Baylor University's 2013 Small Business of the Year, quotes Terry Maness, DBA, dean of the Baylor's Hankamer School of Business.
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Baylor's Hankamer School of Business Maintains Prestigious AACSB International Accreditation for Business and Accounting Programs
[1/22/2014]
The Hankamer School of Business at Baylor University has maintained its business and accounting accreditation by AACSB International - The Association to advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Founded in 1916, AACSB International is the longest serving global accrediting body for business schools that offer undergraduate, master’s and doctoral degrees in business and accounting.
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Why Hire a Baylor Grad? (BBR)
[1/17/2014]
Read about why Collins DeLoach, Vice President of Pariveda Solutions, thinks Baylor students are top-notch.
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Texas-Sized Dreams for Leaving Crime
[1/13/2014]
Winnipeg Free Press: Despite its high incarceration rate, Texas has developed a program that is seeing remarkable results in reducing crime. The article cites the success of the Prison Entrepreneurship Program based in Houston, with whom Baylor's Hankamer School of Business has partnered to help male prisoners reestablish themselves by giving them the opportunity to earn certificates of entrepreneurship.
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Data Fog Blinds Marketers
[1/13/2014]
InformationWeek: Article about how companies are seeking data to create more complete pictures of individual customers to tailor their marketing quotes Jeff Tanner, Ph.D., associate professor of marketing at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business.
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LISTEN: Pray! Think! Do!
[1/12/2014]
BlackChristianNews.com: Blog post about a Christian life three-point plan cites a Baylor study that showed that successful entrepreneurs tend to pray and meditate at a higher rate than others. The Baylor researchers were Mitchell J. Neubert, Ph.D., associate professor and Chavanne Chair of Christian Ethics in Business in the Hankamer School of Business; Kevin Dougherty, Ph.D., associate professor sociology in Baylor's College of Arts & Sciences; Jerry Z. Park, Ph.D., associate professor of sociology; and Jenna Griebel, doctoral candidate in sociology.
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The Ignorance of Today's College Students Shouldn't Surprise Us
[1/8/2014]
Forbes: Article co-written by Blaine McCormick, Ph.D., associate professor of management and entrepreneurship in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, examines the importance for educators to teach students about the entrepreneurial men and women whose ideas and inventions made America prosper.
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Gas Stations Use Data To Pump Sales
[1/3/2014]
InformationWeek: Article about how Midwestern gas stations use data collected from their customers' cellphones by a third party corporation and sell 8,000 more gallons of gas per month than usual quotes Jeff Tanner, Ph.D., associate professor of marketing at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, about the value of data as an emerging market.
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2014 Healthcare Predictions, Part Three
[1/3/2014]
D Magazine: Gary Carini, Ph.D., professor of management and associate dean for graduate studies at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, makes predictions about healthcare delivery, organizations, employees and solutions for the next year.
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5 Ways to Avoid Turbulence in 'The Cloud' (BBR)
[1/2/2014]
The leader of a business considering a journey into the unsettled world of cloud computing could take a lesson from a pilot. Those who fly rely on flight dispatchers to help them avoid turbulence. That's because the dispatcher's vantage point, equipment and training provide a vision the pilot lacks.
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Chris Christie's Big Gamble
[12/23/2013]
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: An editorial on the legalizing of Internet gambling in New Jersey cites the work of Earl Grinols, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of Economics at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business.
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Gift from Carlton Family Foundation Creates Dean's Board Room in the Foster Campus for Business and Innovation
[12/19/2013]
Baylor University today announced a gift of $1 million from the Carlton Family Foundation, led by Bill and Pat Carlton of Little Rock, Ark., that will create the Carlton Family Foundation Dean's Board Room in the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation.
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Optimizing Asset Location: Is It Worth the Effort?
[12/17/2013]
Value Walk: Article on where to place your assets to get the most value mentions William Reichenstein, Ph.D., professor of finance and The Pat and Thomas R. Powers Chair in Investment Management at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, who has been writing on asset location since 2001 and recently co-authored "The Asset Location Decision Revisited" in the November 2013 Journal of Financial Planning.
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Why Religious Freedom Is Important for Foreign Policy
[12/10/2013]
RedState: Article by Baylor senior Baylor Business Fellow Danny Huizinga on religious freedom internationally quotes Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr, who recently said, "Religious freedom emphasizes the ability of each person to exercise his or her own conscience to the fullest extent practical."
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Earl L. Grinols, Guest Columnist: INFORM Act Will Bring Long-Overdue Honesty to Debt Fight
[12/15/2013]
Waco Tribune-Herald: Guest column by Earl L. Grinols, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of Economics at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business and former senior economist for the President's Council of Economic Advisors, that advocates for the bipartisan INFORM Act as an "incalculable as a guide to sensible, pro-growth and inter-generationally fair fiscal policy."
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Pioneer PhD Program Celebrates 4 Years (BBR)
[12/16/2013]
As the first department to offer a PhD program at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, all eyes were on Information Systems to see just how they would manage this pioneering step.
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$1M Gift from Ed and Denise Crenshaw Establishes Student Commons in Foster Campus for Business and Innovation
[12/12/2013]
Baylor University today announced a gift of $1 million from Ed and Denise Crenshaw of Lakeland, Fla., that will create the Ed and Denise Crenshaw Student Commons within the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation.
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B-School Fundraising Scorecard: Who Gave the Most in 2013?
[12/11/2013]
Bloomberg/Businessweek: Article about 2013 as a good year for business school fundraising as 17 universities, including Baylor, received donations of $10 million or more for a total of nearly $700 million. The $35 million gift announced in June from Baylor graduate Paul Foster, BBA '79, for the Foster Campus for Business and Innovation and Baylor's new football stadium, is No. 7 on the list of top donations.
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Baylor Students Create Handbag Company to Help Women in Africa
[12/11/2013]
Three Baylor students have launched a handbag company to empower women in Africa trapped by poverty and prostitution.
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A Holiday Reading List for the Retiree on Your List
[12/5/2013]
Reuters: Article offering book suggestions for retired people mentions "Social Security Strategies: How to Optimize Retirement Benefits" by William Meyer and William Reichenstein, Ph.D., The Pat and Thomas R. Powers Chair in Investment Management and a professor of finance at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business.
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Baylor Moving Forward with Business School Campus Construction
[12/5/2013]
Virtual Builders' Exchange: Blog post reports Baylor's plans to break ground on the $100 million Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation, which will be the new home for the Hankamer School of Business.
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College Students Make App to Improve Haircuts
[12/3/2013]
KWTX-TV: VIDEO: Story about three Baylor students who've developed a new app called Smart Snips that stores haircut details and photos to help hairstylists know exactly what clients want. Interviewed are Alex Asbill, a senior finance and marketing major, and Javier Vargas, a senior majoring in marketing. Alex Le Roux, a junior mechanical engineering student, is the third collaborator.
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Forecasters to Talk About Local, National Economies
[12/5/2013]
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor University is co-sponsoring the 2014 Economic Forecast Luncheon, where Ray Perryman, BS '74, president and CEO of The Perryman Group, and Tom Kelly, Ph.D., professor of economics in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business and director of the Center for Business and Economic Research, will discuss local, state and national economic trends.
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CardHub's 2014 Credit Predictions
[12/1/2013]
CardHub.com: Article on financial predictions for 2014 quotes James Roberts, Ph.D., The Ben H. Williams Professor of Marketing in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business and author of the book, "Shiny Objects: Why We Spend Money We Don't Have in Search of Happiness We Can't Buy."
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Does The Stuff You Buy Make You Happier? BU Prof Says No
[12/5/2013]
KWTX-TV: Author of the book, "Shiny Objects: Why We Spend Money We Don't Have in Search Of Happiness We Can't Buy," James Roberts, Ph.D., The Ben H. Williams Professor of Marketing in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, says that overspending, particularly at Christmas, leads to further trouble for consumers and does little to make them happy.
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Gift from Steve and Penny Carlile Creates Plaza on the Foster Campus for Business and Innovation
[12/4/2013]
Baylor University today announced a gift of $1 million from Steve and Penny Carlile of Marshall, Texas, that will create the Steve and Penny Carlile Plaza on the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation, a major facility project whose construction was formally approved by Baylor's Board of Regents on Oct. 18.
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Texas Insurer Group Awards Fall Scholarships to 20 Students
[11/18/2013]
Insurance Journal: Twenty students at four Texas universities were recently awarded a total of $38,000 in academic scholarships from the Insurance Council of Texas (ICT) Education Foundation, including five Baylor students under Jim Garven, Ph.D., The Frank S. Groner Memorial Endowed Chair of Finance in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business: Angel Lu, David Giraldi, Ben Nebergall, Elisabeth Kappelmann and Ryan Campbell.
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More People in Household Can Increase Health Subsidy
[11/27/2013]
Chicago Tribune: In a Q&A on taxes and Social Security, Business journalist Janet Kidd Stewart quotes William Reichenstein, professor of finance and The Pat and Thomas R. Powers Chair in Investment Management in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, about the benefits of working beyond age 70.
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Paul and Jane Meyer Foundation Donates $2.5 Million for New Baylor Business School
[11/22/2013]
Waco Tribune-Herald: The Paul and Jane Meyer Family Foundation has donated $2.5 million to create the Paul and Jane Meyer Conference Center within a new 275,000-square-foot facility that will house Baylor's Hankamer School of Business.
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Gift from Meyer Family Foundation Establishes Conference Center in Foster Campus for Business and Innovation
[11/21/2013]
Baylor University today announced a gift of $2.5 million from the Paul and Jane Meyer Family Foundation, based in Waco, Texas, that will establish the Paul and Jane Meyer Conference Center within the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation, a major facility project formally approved by Baylor's Board of Regents on Oct. 18.
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Gift from Waco Entrepreneur Establishes McClinton Family Auditorium in Foster Campus for Business and Innovation
[11/12/2013]
Baylor University today announced a gift of $1.5 million from Paul and Carol McClinton of Waco, Texas, that will name the McClinton Family Auditorium within the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation, a major new facility to be constructed across from the new East Village Residential Community on Bagby Avenue between Third and Fourth Streets on the Baylor campus.
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BU Announces $1.5 Million Donation to be Used for Business School
[11/13/2013]
The Baylor Lariat: Paul and Carol McClinton of Waco have donated $1.5 million to be used for a 350-seat auditorium in Baylor's new Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation, which will be used for classes, meetings and lectures. The Foster Campus will house Baylor's Hankamer School of Business.
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The Impact of Social Networking Sites in the Workplace (BBR)
[11/20/2013]
By allowing employees to participate in a work-sponsored internal social networking site (SNS), a company can improve morale and reduce turnover, according to a case study coauthored by Hope Koch, associate professor of Information Systems; Dorothy Leidner, the Ferguson Professor of Information Systems and director of the PhD Program in Information Systems; and Ester Gonzalez, a graduate of Baylor's PhD Program in Information Systems who now teaches at California State University, Fullerton.
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Technology with a Social Cause (BBR)
[11/19/2013]
In many ways, the list of farm equipment at The Home Grown Farm is much what you would expect: shovels, gloves, hoses, a tractor. But the one piece of equipment that Toby Tull uses most on the family farm is a bit less typical: a computer.
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Baylor's Hankamer School of Business Earns Awards for Communications & Marketing Materials
[11/11/2013]
Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business earned four MarCom Awards for communications and marketing materials. Awards included two platinum awards, a gold award and an honorable mention.
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Baylor Students Selling Handbags from Rwanda
[11/10/2013]
Waco Tribune-Herald: Three Baylor seniors, Christen Batson, Jeffrey Sholden and Meredith Noles, are starting a business for their Accelerated Ventures business course that will provide work for former prostitutes in Rwanda through the making of handbags to be sold online and eventually in boutiques.
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Hankamer's Casey Computer Center Director Holds Football Record
[11/5/2013]
In football, players face off with one goal in mind: overcome the other players and lead the team to victory.

On a November afternoon in 1988, Anthony Lapes successfully navigated the football field and in the process, wrote his name in the history books.
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Baylor Regents Approve Construction of New Business School Campus
[10/18/2013]
At its annual Homecoming meeting today, the Baylor University Board of Regents approved construction of the new $99 million Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation that will house the University's nationally ranked Hankamer School of Business. Baylor plans to break ground on the 275,000-square-foot facility in December.
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Hankamer Alumni Featured on New HGTV Reality Show
[11/6/2013]
Chip and Joanna Gaines, owners of Magnolia Homes in Waco, Texas, and Baylor University alumni, are filming a reality show on HGTV called "Fixer Upper."
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Social Security Strategies for Singles
[11/1/2013]
The American Association of Individual Investors: Article co-authored by William Reichenstein, Ph.D., a professor of finance and holder of The Pat & Thomas R. Powers Chair of Investment Management in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, on social security strategies for singles.
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Texas Tidbits: New Business Campus Set at Baylor
[11/4/2013]
The Baptist Standard: Baylor University's board of regents approved construction of the $99 million Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation that will house the university's Hankamer School of Business, expanding its size by nearly 40 percent.
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Govt. Cannot Gamble with Our Country - Editorial
[11/2/2013]
Daily Mirror (Sri Lanka): Editorial arguing against introducing gambling to cities cites a study co-authored by Earl L. Grinols, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of Economics in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, which suggested crime rates begin to rise from the day a casino opens its doors.
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Healthcare Goes HITECH (BBR)
[11/4/2013]
Sue* is undergoing cancer treatment at Houston's famed M.D. Anderson hospital. Whenever she has a question about her care she can log on to her ownpersonal account at MyMDAnderson.org. There she can send emails to/from her doctors and the business staff, look at lab results, read the doctors' notes and see her entire schedule. This personal patient portal can be attributed to the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act. Read more about HITECH and a Baylor alum making a difference. *Names have been changed.
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Who Are The Greatest American Entrepreneurs Ever?
[11/3/2013]
Forbes: Ten years after the first survey of America's Greatest Entrepreneurs, Blaine McCormick, Ph.D., associate professor in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, and two co-authors conducted the survey again, gauging the responses of 41 business experts from history, economics and management to rank the top 10 American entrepreneurs of all time.
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Baylor's Executive MBA Program Is Ranked Internationally by Financial Times
[11/1/2013]
Baylor University's executive MBA program is ranked No. 98 in the world, according to the Financial Times' 2013 rankings. It also was ranked No. 44 for international course curriculum.
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The Hankamer Experience: An Overview
[11/1/2013]
Explore the key dimensions that comprise the experience at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business. Watch this video for an overview.
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30 Great Schools for Financial Planning
[11/1/2013]
Financial Planning: Baylor has been placed among the top 30 colleges for those looking to get a degree in financial planning by financial-planning.com.
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Interpreting Statistical Information
[10/31/2013]
Statistics can be deceptive if you're not careful. Make sure you understand the data presented before basing an important decision on misleading information.
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Greg Leman Talks about the Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative
[10/25/2013]
Texas Entrepreneur Network Blog: Interview with Greg Leman, Ph.D., clinical professor in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business and director of the LAUNCH Innovative Business Accelerator, about the program, the group's mission and his advice for entrepreneurs.
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Hankamer School of Business Strategic Plan
[10/30/2013]
Learn about the updated strategic plan for the Hankamer School of Business in this video.
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Hankamer School of Business Overview
[10/30/2013]
Wondering what sets Baylor's Hankamer School of Business apart from other business schools? Check out this brief overview.
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Austin EMBA Program
[10/30/2013]
What defines Baylor's Executive MBA program in Austin? Watch this video to learn more about this unique experience.
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Kafer: Time to Pursue Education Innovation
[10/26/2013]
The Denver Post: Article about education innovation mentions a study conducted by Charles North, Ph.D., associate professor of economics at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, which found that the Private School Tuition Tax Credit saves Arizona taxpayers millions of dollars because of student enrollment in private schools rather than public.
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Best Paper Published in 2012 Awarded to MIS Faculty
[10/30/2013]
The collaborative efforts of Dr. Hope Koch, Dr. Dorothy Leidner, and Dr. Ester Gonzalez on the paper 'Bridging the work/social divide: the emotional response to organizational social networking sites' won the OR Society's Stafford Beer medal for best paper published in the European Journal of Information Systems (EJIS) in 2012.
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Work-Life Balance and Ethics
[9/26/2013]
A good work-life balance may contribute to ethical decisions. This two-minute audio file explains the connection.
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One Bad Apple
[9/19/2013]
Could one person's attitude ruin the productivity of a whole team?
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Starting a New Business Venture
[9/13/2013]
Thinking about starting a new venture? Our podcast descibes four important things things to look for when starting a company.
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Principles of Ethical Power
[9/6/2013]
There are five important "P"s to remember when facing difficult decisions.
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How to Minimize Your Taxes in Retirement
[10/28/2013]
The Wall Street Journal: William Reichenstein, Ph.D., The Pat and Thomas R. Powers Chair in Investment Management at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, will participate in an interactive video interview answering viewers questions about reducing taxes after leaving the workforce. The Wall Street Journal's live telecast will be held Monday, Oct. 28 at 8 p.m. EST.
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Minimizing Taxes in Retirement: Reichenstein on Live Wall Street Journal Panel Monday Night
[10/25/2013]
Dr. William Reichenstein, Powers Professor of Investments at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, will be appearing live on Wall Street Journal's "How to Minimize Your Taxes in Retirement" Monday, October 28 at 7:00pm Central Time.
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Baylor Regents Greenlight Construction of New Business School
[10/19/2013]
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor regents voted on Friday to begin construction on a $99 million, 275,000-square-foot facility for the Hankamer School of Business, which will be named the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation.
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Center to Help Support Projects, Bring in Research and Create New Jobs
[10/22/2013]
The Bryan/College Station Eagle: Kevin Castello, executive director of the Baylor Angel Network, is one of the representatives for Waco in the newly launched Texas Triangle Regional Center for Innovation and Commercialization advisory board, which brings in research and creates new jobs in the Central Texas area. Based in the Hankamer School of Business, the BAN is an investor network that provides early stage capital to entrepreneurs with developed business plans.
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Voices of Valor: Ray Bagby
[10/20/2013]
Waco Tribune-Herald: "Voices of Valor" feature on the military life of Ray Bagby, Ph.D., holder of the Robert and Louise Rogers Chair of Entrepreneurship in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, who was a part of the epic battle of la Drang, "the battle that changed the war in Vietnam."
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BU Regents OK New Business School Campus
[10/18/2013]
KWTX: Baylor University Regents have approved construction of the $99 million Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation, which will house the Hankamer School of Business. Ground should be broken in December for the 275,000-square-foot facility.
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