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Neeley Students Honored for Outstanding Achievements

Congratulations to our exceptional undergraduate business students who were honored for superior academics and leadership accomplishments.

May 17,  2017
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Congratulations 2017 TCU Neeley Graduate Students

The 2017 TCU MBA, MAc and MS SCM graduates beamed with pride and accomplishment as they received their masters’ degree regalia in front of cheering families and friends.

May 15,  2017
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Leaders Heed the Call of Their Community

Throughout their junior year, students in the BNSF Neeley Leadership program undertake important projects that have a meaningful impact on the community. 

May 04,  2017
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TCU Neeley School of Business Awards $79,700 to Student Entrepreneurs in the 2017 Values and Ventures® Competition

The top 18 student teams out of 51 universities won cash and in-kind prizes in the unique competition that rewards plans for businesses that make a profit while making a difference. 

April 24,  2017
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TCU’s Values and Ventures Competition Rewards Students Who Have a Head for Business and Heart for Humanity

Some people think business is just about making money, but a lot of college students want to make a difference while making a profit. They’re coming to TCU April 21-22 to show us how. 

April 17,  2017
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TCU MBAs Take Honors at Finance Case Competition

The TCU MBA team took on eight other Texas universities in the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) Cup competition, to earn an impressive $7,500 for second place. 

April 13,  2017
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Neeley Seniors Make Poets & Quants´ Best and Brightest Business Majors 2017

Adam Beasley and Zach Miller are featured in a list that honors 100 of the most accomplished seniors majoring in business in the U.S.

April 11,  2017
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Accounting for the Heart of the Matter

When TCU Neeley accounting students work on projects for local nonprofit agencies, it adds up to a win for everyone.

April 06,  2017
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TCU Neeley is a Top Business School for Research in Premier Journals

In the Top 100 Business School Research Rankings, TCU Neeley stands out against schools of all sizes across the U.S. and Texas for the amount of research published in top journals. 

March 28,  2017
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Larry Lockwood’s Investment Advice Featured in US News & World Report

Dr. Larry Lockwood said there is no substitute for hard work and intellect when it comes to pursuing wealth through the stock market.

March 23,  2017

FASB and GASB Hire a Record Three TCU MAc Students

Out of accounting students from across the country, three TCU Neeley Master of Accounting students were selected to the prestigious positions of postgraduate technical assistants. 

March 22,  2017
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How Do Financial Professionals Evaluate Hybrid Financial Instruments?

Experienced finance professionals, tasked with making credit-related judgments, vary significantly in deciding which features of hybrid securities are important in determining debt versus equity.

March 15,  2017
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Score! TCU MBAs Win First Place in MIT Sloan First Pitch Sports Competition

Their creative virtual-reality approach to a major sports organization’s audience challenge set them up for a perfect goal to win the day.

March 06,  2017
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Business as a Force for Good: Making Bad Guys Good Again (Part 2)

“We are helping people who are invested in making themselves better for society and their families,” Michele Gagne EMBA ’03 said of her volunteer work with the Prison Entrepreneurship Program.

March 03,  2017
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Where Business Savvy Meets Social Responsibility

Kamryn Schropp went to Ethiopia for her summer internship to work with people who are passionate about alleviating the conditions of poverty. “I met people who use business as a means to do good.”

February 22,  2017
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TCU Neeley Hosts Graduate Supply Chain Case Competition

Supply chain executives got a first-hand look at top graduate students from 12 universities, including TCU Neeley, as they competed in the first annual MBA/MS Invitational Supply Chain Case Competition.

February 21,  2017
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Business as a Force for Good: Making Bad Guys Good Again

On a sunlit Saturday, TCU Neeley seniors boldly walked into prison. They spent six hours in windowless cement-block rooms sharing their business knowledge with men eager to change their ways. 

February 16,  2017
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TCU Accounting Grads Rank First in Texas for CPA Exam Pass Rate

Halfway through the 2016-17 school year, TCU Neeley is in first place among Texas accounting BBA and master’s graduates taking and passing the CPA exam. 

February 06,  2017
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Apply Now for TCU Health Care MBA, Energy MBA, Professional MBA and MS Supply Chain

Want to get ahead in your career? TCU Neeley offers several opportunities for fulltime professionals to earn an advanced business degree with evening classes. 

January 30,  2017
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Tom and Marilyn Sumner Make $5.5 Million Gift Commitment to TCU Neeley

Tom Sumner BBA ’67 MBA ’68, a leading Houston business executive and TCU trustee, and Marilyn TCU ’68, have made a significant leadership gift to support the planned expansion of TCU Neeley.

January 23,  2017
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Jobs Are Waiting for All TCU Master of Accounting Students in May

All 61 of the TCU MAc students graduating in May have signed full-time job offers as of December 2016.

January 19,  2017
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TCU Neeley Ranks 18 in the World and First in Texas for Supply Chain

Supply chain is one of the most vital, innovative, fastest-growing fields in business, and TCU Neeley is among the best in the world at delivering supply chain talent. 

January 12,  2017
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Do Customers Prefer a Powerful CEO?

In some countries, customers view CEO power as a positive rather than a negative, according to research by Management Professors Ryan Krause and Garry Bruton.

January 09,  2017
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Welcome New Faculty

Meet the newest faculty members at the TCU Neeley School of Business who lead our students in the classroom and help our business partners with important research.

December 21,  2016
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PepsiCo Named TCU Neeley Business of the Year

TCU Neeley honors PepsiCo for the company’s long-lasting success in quenching thirsts and quieting growling stomachs, and its ongoing support of TCU Neeley students, alumni and programs. 

December 12,  2016
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Lockheed F-35 Leader Discusses New Administration, Management, Future Technology at TCU

Orlando Carvalho, executive vice president of aeronautics at Lockheed Martin, was the featured guest at the Tandy Executive Speaker Series hosted by Dean Homer Erekson.

December 08,  2016
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TCU Neeley Ranks 21 in the Nation and 14 for Job Placement in New Undergraduate B-School Ranking

TCU Neeley is No. 21 in the nation, No. 14 for job placement, No. 6 by alumni and No. 3 among Texas business schools in Poets & Quants’ first ranking of the best undergraduate business programs.

December 05,  2016
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Six Years in a Row and Counting: Top 25 in the Nation for Entrepreneurship

Want to start your own business? You’ve come to the right school. TCU Neeley is once again ranked one of the best schools for entrepreneurship out of thousands of schools across the U.S. 

November 15,  2016
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Finance Professor Steve Mann Named 2016 Neeley Alumni Professor of the Year

Mann has devoted his entire teaching career to TCU. He joined TCU Neeley in 1994 after obtaining his PhD from the University of Utah.

November 09,  2016
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TCU Accounting Students Win First Place in Grant Thornton Competition

A stellar team of TCU Neeley accounting students brought home the trophy and $7,500 in a competition that focused on accounting issues and current events. 

November 02,  2016
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PepsiCo Awards $15,000 to MBA Students in a Case Competition at the TCU Neeley School

TCU MBA students were on the top three winning teams at the second annual competition sponsored by PepsiCo and held at TCU. 

October 31,  2016
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Why Aren’t More Companies Capitalizing on Big Data?

Big data can transform the way supply chains work, yet most companies aren’t taking advantage of it. Professors Daniel Chen, David Preston and Morgan Swink researched companies to find out why.

October 25,  2016
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TCU Neeley Hosts PepsiCo MBA Invitational Business Case Competition Oct. 28-29

Eight teams of students, each team member from a different school. Not your classmate or someone you know. But someone with powerful MBA knowledge and a desire to win, just like you. 

October 18,  2016
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TCU MBA Faculty Rank Top 5 in the World Three Years in a Row

Out of 100 MBA programs around the world, The Economist ranks TCU Neeley No. 4 in the world for faculty quality, higher than any other Texas school. TCU Neeley also ranks No. 24 nationally for career services. 

October 13,  2016
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TCU Neeley Ranks Top 10 in the Nation for Competitive MBA Students and Administration

For five years in a row, Princeton Review’s annual edition of best U.S. graduate business schools ranks TCU Neeley tops for Most Competitive MBA Students, plus Best Administered MBA Program.

October 06,  2016
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Casual First Questions in a Job Interview Are More Important than You Think

First impressions play an important role in the job interview, but what about those first questions? Dr. Brad Harris researched the impact those seemingly innocent questions have on the outcome.

October 04,  2016
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Bill Cron Honored with 2016 Chancellor’s Award

Dr. Cron was nominated and selected for TCU’s highest honor by his colleagues, to recognize his extraordinary creative teaching and scholarship. 

October 03,  2016
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Athletics, Money and Academics: Green Honors Chair Presentation

Join us September 29 as the TCU Neeley Department of Marketing presents Harvard Professor Doug J. Chung’s research on athletics, revenue and admissions at TCU and other universities.

September 23,  2016
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Mary Uhl-Bien Interviewed by CNBC About CEOs Under Fire

Dr. Mary Uhl-Bien commented on two high-profile Congressional hearings: Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf about the bank’s account scandal, and Mylan CEO Heather Bresch on the huge price hike in EpiPens.

September 22,  2016
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TCU Neeley Partners with Bizness Apps so Students Build Mobile Apps Free

TCU students can prototype their mobile app ideas without having to know code themselves or pay a developer.

September 16,  2016
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Eight Lessons Every Sales Manager Needs to be Successful with a Younger Sales Force

Marketing Professor Bill Moncrief researched how social media is impacting sales and marketing organizations, to help sales managers better understand and take advantage of the changing sales world.

September 07,  2016
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TCU Accounting Meets Capitol Hill

TCU MAc students traveled to Washington D.C. to learn first-hand the role accounting plays in public policy.

September 02,  2016
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TCU Accounting Ranks Top 25 and Top 50 in the Nation

If you’re majoring in accounting or pursuing your Master of Accounting degree at TCU, you’re in one of the top programs in the country.

August 29,  2016
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Funny. Business.

What do you get when you cross improvisational comedy’s “Yes, and…” thinking with business students? Collaboration, creativity and innovation. And maybe a few laughs. 

August 26,  2016
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Changing the Way Leaders Think about Leadership

We’ve spent years teaching business leaders to master age-old concepts of efficiency and control. Dr. Mary Uhl-Bien’s research shows that last century’s models don’t work in today’s complex environments.

August 18,  2016
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TCU Real Estate Team Brings Home the Gold

TCU Neeley students went the distance for a year to win First Place and $50,000 over every school in the country in the Real Confidence™ University Portfolio Challenge. 

August 12,  2016
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Critical Thinking at TCU Neeley: Consider all the Alternatives

People want answers and they want them fast. But we know that success in business and life depends on being intellectually curious, patient, introspective, creative, logical and humble.

July 28,  2016
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TCU Supply Chain Management Graduate Programs Rank 14th in U.S.

TCU Neeley’s graduate programs in supply chain management jumped 10 places to No. 14 in the nation in Gartner’s 2016 ranking.

July 19,  2016
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Teaching Design Thinking: Putting People and Possibilities First

Here’s something to think about. What if we begin with what people want and need, and then design a business, product or service for them? The possibilities for success are endless.

July 18,  2016
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Put the Power of Purple to Work for Your Company: TCU Neeley Executive Education

Advance your career and impact your organization with executive education programs taught by TCU business professors ranked second in the world.

July 13,  2016
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Welcome New Director of Neeley Alumni and Constituent Relations

Laura Gore TCU ’06 ’15 joins TCU Neeley School from TCU Alumni Relations where she was assistant director, to coordinate relationships with Neeley alumni, parents and partners around the world.

June 24,  2016
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Marketing Professors Win Top Honors from American Marketing Association and Academy of Marketing Science

Sarang Sunder and Zach Hall are honored with prestigious awards from international organizations to promote high standards in marketing.

June 21,  2016
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TCU Neeley Mourns Loss of Finance Professor Pete Locke

The Horned Frog family is sad to share that Pete Locke, professor of finance, passed away June 10. He was an inspiring professor and will be greatly missed. 

June 16,  2016
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Advanced IT for Electronic Medical Records Isn’t One-Size-Fits-All

Government standards are too high and the risk of failure is too great if health care providers rush to provide electronic medical records and get it wrong, shows research by Sriram Thirumalai. 

June 06,  2016

New TCU MBAs Jumpstart Their Degree at PreMBA Networking Festival in NYC

Their classes at TCU haven’t even started, but several incoming TCU MBAs couldn’t wait to make important connections at Poets & Quants’ preMBA Networking Festival in New York City.

June 02,  2016

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