Baylor Regents Approve Design Development for New School of Business Building, New PhD in Health Services Research
Among other business at their spring meeting, the Baylor University Board of Regents voted to move forward in developing the design for the proposed new School of Business building. In addition, they approved a new PhD program in health services research.
Baylor's Accelerated Ventures Program Honored by Southwestern Business Deans' Association
The Southwestern Business Deans' Association has named Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business the 2013 Bobby G. Bizzell Innovative Achievement Award winner for its Accelerated Ventures Program.
Baylor Angel Network Continues to Gain Momentum
The Baylor Angel Network enters its fifth year of operations with 40 angels and 149 investments.
Baylor's Hankamer School of Business Earns Gold Quill Award of Merit
Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business was honored by the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) with a 2013 Gold Quill Award of Merit for the Baylor Business Review (BBR), the school's flagship publication.
New Baylor Business Review: Management, Leadership and Strategy in the 21st Century
In this issue of the Baylor Business Review, we explore management, leadership and business strategy in the 21st century.
Baylor's Hankamer School of Business Earns Multiple Communicator Awards
Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business earned international recognition with six Awards of Excellence and five Awards of Distinction from the 19th annual Communicator Awards sponsored by the International Academy of Visual Arts (IAVA).
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Leadership Ethics at Work: More Than Mere Talk (BBR)
One of the first things to know about ethical leadership in business is that the subject is greater than a collection of interesting anecdotes about good and bad CEO behavior dissected in a classroom. Conveying that concept with clarity is important to Mitchell Neubert as he leads students through concepts in his Principled Leadership classes.
Rock-Paper-Scissors: Strategies in Conflict Situations (BBR)
Rock crushes scissors. Paper covers rock. Scissors cut paper. Playing the rock-paper-scissors game to settle a conflict is almost universal. In fact, rock-paper-scissors (RPS) fans say that they can "get on a bus in just about every city in the world and play (rock-paper-scissors) for the last remaining seat without speaking a word." But a group of Baylor University business faculty contends one can learn how people face zero-sum conflict situations when there are definite winners and losers by observing their strategies while playing RPS.
Gaining a Worldview of Strategic Management (BBR)
It's one thing to study world news and read about doing business in a global economy. It's another one entirely to pack your bags and travel to the places you've read about. A semester-long course in Baylor's Executive MBA program has students doing exactly that. In their final semester of the Executive MBA programs in both Austin and Dallas, every candidate is required to take the Global Strategic Management course, which culminates in a 10-day trip to two international destinations. While they are there, they are immersed in culture, business practices and policies of that country.