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Professor Uses Unconventional Approach to Economics

Assistant Professor of Finance William Grieser made economics rhyme over a popular early 2000’s beat to welcome students to his money and banking class for fall 2020.

November 24,  2020
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TCU MBAs Start Profitable Businesses Despite Pandemic

“Anytime there’s disruption, there’s opportunity,” said Entrepreneur-In-Residence Michael Sherrod. “This class took advantage of the disruption of COVID to create some interesting companies.”

November 24,  2020
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TCU Sales Center Showcases Certificate, Women-Centered Programming, Job Placements

In one year, the TCU Sales Center has quickly become a trailblazer to empower future generations of Horned Frogs.

November 18,  2020
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Neeley Alumni and Constituents, Meet Your New Director (Hint: She’s Not New)

Peggy Conway joined TCU Neeley in 1987 to coordinate undergraduate academic success and served as director of graduate recruitment for many years.

November 13,  2020
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Top MBAs Met Online to Win $15,000 from PepsiCo in TCU Neeley’s Sixth Annual Competition

MBA students from 15 top universities across the country met online to come up with fresh new ideas for PepsiCo in the 2020 case competition.

October 29,  2020
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Announcing the Advanced Leadership Certificate for Experienced Professionals

TCU Neeley Executive Education introduces a comprehensive, robust, 16-week business program for experienced professionals, delivered by top-rated faculty.

October 28,  2020
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Dallas Federal Reserve CEO Speaks with Dean Daniel Pullin About the Economy

Robert Kaplan, CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, spoke to TCU students and DFW business professionals to kick off the 2020-21 Tandy Executive Speaker Series.

October 28,  2020

Students Earn Scholarships to TCU from the Accounting Career Awareness Program

TCU Accounting Career Awareness Program (ACAP) awarded three scholarships to students who attended the virtual ACAP College Readiness Workshop.

October 24,  2020
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TCU Neeley Hosts First Annual Raytheon Technologies Invitational Business Case Competition for Top Business Students

The brightest minds from top business programs put their skills to work for one of the largest aerospace and defense manufacturers in the world and a chance at $21,000 in cash prizes.

October 15,  2020
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Dean Pullin Featured in Fort Worth Top 400 and Dallas Top 500

Daniel Pullin, the John V. Roach Dean of the Neeley School of Business, is honored among the Metroplex’s most significant and powerful leaders by Fort Worth Inc. and D CEO magazines.

October 07,  2020
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Abbie Shipp Honored with TCU Deans' Award for Research and Creative Activity

Abbie Shipp, professor of management and leadership, was honored with one of TCU's highest awards at 2020 Convocation.

September 22,  2020
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TCU MBAs Step Up to Help Fort Worth Businesses

Knowing their city’s businesses were facing economic hardships due to the pandemic, six TCU MBAs put their skills to work for the Fort Worth Chamber, pro bono, to help them.

September 17,  2020
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Keith Hmieleski Helps CNBC Choose Top Businesses Doing Good Through a Social or Environmental Mission

The TCU entrepreneurship professor was among 55 leading thinkers in the field of innovation and entrepreneurship from around the world tapped to identify this year’s disruptors.

September 14,  2020
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TCU Neeley Appoints Director for Inclusive Excellence

Ann Tasby, instructor of accounting, will assure that TCU Neeley is a vibrant community that welcomes, embeds, respects and champions diverse cultures, identities and lived experiences.

September 08,  2020
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Are Your Mobile Apps Hurting Your Investment Decisions? Hint: Turn Off Push Notifications

Accounting Professor Shana Clor-Proell examined how short, frequent pieces of financial information, push notifications, and the fear of missing out interact to affect an individual's investment decisions.

August 25,  2020
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Remembering Dr. Robert Rhodes

Texas Christian University and the Neeley School of Business are deeply saddened to relay news of the death of beloved faculty member Robert Rhodes.

August 15,  2020
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Introducing the Neeley Analytics Initiative

TCU Neeley is taking the lead to assure that every student, undergraduate and graduate, from every major, can make analytics part of their future success.

August 14,  2020
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Pandemic Disrupts but Doesn't Derail Student Internships

When the global coronavirus pandemic first swept across the nation, spring classes weren’t the only learning experiences forced online — many internship opportunities also went virtual.

August 07,  2020
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Ryan Krause Honored with Emerging Scholar Award by the Strategic Management Society

The prestigious honor is awarded annually to one scholar in the world who displays exemplary scholarship that promises to have an impact on future strategic management practice.

August 04,  2020
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TCU Executive MBAs Featured in Poets & Quants' 100 Best and Brightest Executive MBAs 2020

Ayotunde Gibbs and Sam Jordan are featured in an exclusive list that honors 100 of the most accomplished EMBAs in the world for their agility, innovation and determination.

July 28,  2020
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How to Utilize Change Leadership During Times of Crisis

Rocked by a global pandemic and uncertain economy, Management and Leadership Professor Abbie Shipp offers ways business leaders can position their businesses for future success.

July 24,  2020
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Associate Dean David Allen Named Henderson Chair

Allen, associate dean of graduate business programs, has been named the Luther Henderson University Chair in Management and Leadership.

July 17,  2020
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TCU Student Chapter of National Association of Black Accountants Wins National Award

In Fall 2019 TCU Neeley launched the TCU Student Chapter of the National Association of Black Accountants. Less than a year later, it is designated one of the best in the nation.

July 16,  2020
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Risky Business: The Cost of Corporate Sociopolitical Activism

Thinking of taking a stand with your business? Make sure it aligns with your stakeholders' values, says new research by Yashoda Bhagwat, assistant professor of marketing at Texas Christian University

July 14,  2020
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When These TCU MBAs Lost Internships Due to the Pandemic, They Went to Work for their Community

Six TCU MBAs are working on projects for the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce to address the restaurant industry, entertainment industry and employee engagement. For free.

July 08,  2020
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Welcome Annie Cowden as Director of BNSF Neeley Leadership

Cowden joins the TCU Neeley School of Business to manage the award-winning student leadership development program for select business students.

July 03,  2020
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TCU Executive MBA Continues to Rise in The Economist Rankings to No. 13 in the World, and Still No. 1 in Texas

In the 2020 rankings by The Economist, TCU Executive MBA ranks No. 1 in Texas, No. 1 in the Big 12, and No. 13 in the world.

June 29,  2020
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Teaching Crisis Management in the COVID-19 Era

Management Professor Mary Waller discusses her holistic approach to teaching crisis management to TCU MBAs and how the discipline—and her way of teaching—is evolving.

June 25,  2020
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TCU Master of Science in Business Analytics Is a Case Study in Innovation

What was supposed to take three years came together in three weeks. TCU Neeley deans and professors created a breakthrough one-year master’s program in a popular field, to help recent graduates.

June 24,  2020
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Got a Great Idea for a Business? Bring it to the B-School.

In the Fall 2019 semester, 44 teams of 111 students from all eight TCU schools and colleges brought their ideas to CREATE–Powered by the Shaddock Seed Fund; 29 of those 44 received funding, mentoring and other assistance.

June 22,  2020
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Healthy Eating Marketing Campaigns May Be Ineffective

Marketing Professor Minakshi Trivedi studies the disconnect between the public’s desire to make healthy choices and what they actually buy at the grocery store.

June 10,  2020

TCU Neeley Partners with Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber for MBA Scholarships

Each scholarship covers full tuition and all fees for two academic years to attend the full-time TCU MBA, a value of more than $120,000, and covers the cost of a two-year membership in the FWHCC.

June 03,  2020
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Michael Sherrod Featured in The New York Times on COVID-19 and Small Business

How is COVID-19 affecting small businesses? Reuters news organization brought together experts from around the world for answers from business owners.

May 26,  2020
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The New STEM Designated, One-Year MS in Business Analytics Welcomes Inaugural Class

More than 20 students are enrolled in the new one-year master's program. There's still time to apply. Deadline is May 27. Classes begin online in June.

May 20,  2020
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Congress Should Stay Out of Accounting Standards, Writes Shana Clor-Proell in Accounting Today

The Financial Accounting Standards Board is a trusted, independent organization that sets all accounting standards. The CARES Act exempts companies from two of those standards.

May 19,  2020
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Covering the Costs for Microsoft Office Specialist Certification

Microsoft Office Specialist certification is required for all TCU Neeley undergraduate students to meet job market demand, but not everyone can afford the prep classes and tests. Now there's a fund to help.

May 14,  2020
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Dedicating the Spencer and Marlene Hays Business Commons

In January, we celebrated with our students, alumni, partners and supporters as we officially opened our state-of-the-art business education hub.

May 13,  2020
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Join Us May 14 for an Info Session for the One-year MS in Business Analytics

Want to know more about the new one-year TCU MS in Business Analytics open to all graduating undergrads and young professionals? Join us online on May 14.

May 06,  2020
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TCU Neeley Supply Chain Experts Shine Spotlight on the Consequences of Consumer Hoarding

Dr. Jeff Stratman and Dr. Morgan Swink were interviewed by the Fort Worth Business Press, and Dave Malenfant was featured on ABC DFW news.

May 05,  2020
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Horned Frog Brain Hack Tackles Mental Health During and After COVID-19 Pandemic

We hacked the brains of Horned Frogs all across campus, and they collaborated with winning ideas to address mental health in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

May 01,  2020
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Elizabeth Plummer's Insights into Stimulus Checks Featured on NBC News

TCU Neeley Accounting Professor Elizabeth Plummer talked with reporters from local NBC affiliate about the process of receiving–or not receiving–stimulus checks.

April 23,  2020
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Deadline Extended for All TCU MBA and MS Applications

For those considering a full-time or part-time TCU MBA or MS program, you have more time. The previous application deadline of April 15 has been extended to May 31 and application fees are waived.

April 17,  2020
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Announcing the One-Year Master of Science in Business Analytics

To answer the need for advanced knowledge in business analytics across all careers, the TCU Neeley School of Business introduces a one-year MS degree for graduating seniors from all majors, and young professionals.

April 16,  2020
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TCU Neeley Seniors Featured in Poets&Quants 2019 Best and Brightest Business Majors

Rachael Haugh and Sarah Goldberg are featured in an exclusive list that honors 100 of the most accomplished seniors majoring in business in the United States.

April 15,  2020
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Business Students Earn Certificate in Consultative Selling, Now Available to All TCU Students

The Certificate in Consultative Selling proved to be so popular that the Sales and Customer Insights Center expanded the program to all TCU students across campus.

April 06,  2020
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TCU MBAs Earn New Analytics Certificate

The Analytics Certificate meets the growing demand of graduate students and employers for expertise and experience in collecting, managing, analyzing and interpreting data.

March 31,  2020
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TCU Launches New Career Services Support Website

Students can't walk in the door and talk with career counselors right now, but the Alcon Career Center is still here to support your job and internship search through a new website.

March 30,  2020
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COVID-19 TCU Updates and TCU@Home Virtual Resources for Our Students

TCU provides the most up-to-date information about COVID-19 and opportunities to connect through TCU@Home. The page will be updated frequently, so please check back regularly.

March 30,  2020
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Video Updates from Dean Pullin

We've got this, because we've got you.

March 23,  2020
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His TCU MBA Energized Him for a New Industry

Graham Radler MBA ’12 was working in finance and commercial real estate when he took a two-year break to get his TCU MBA. Five years later, he’s winning awards as a young entrepreneur in the energy industry.

March 10,  2020

Oil & Gas Investor Ranks TCU Energy MBA No. 1 in Texas and No. 2 in the Nation

First in Texas and second in the U.S. The power of purple prevailed when Oil and Gas Investor evaluated the merits of energy graduate degrees and certifi­cate programs across the United States.

March 04,  2020
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Social Psychology and Sales

Zachary Hall, associate professor of marketing, researches how perception and intuition influence sales.

March 02,  2020
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TCU Team Wins CFA Investment Research Challenge of the Southwest

First place and the first win for TCU. Five outstanding Educational Investment Fund students won the Southwest U.S. Research Challenge sponsored by the CFA® Institute.

February 28,  2020
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Center for Supply Chain Innovation Awards $20,500 to Winners of the 2020 Graduate Supply Chain Case Competition

They came to win. Graduate students from 18 universities converged at TCU to impress judges with their supply chain skills. Five winning teams made the cut.

February 24,  2020

Center for Supply Chain Innovation Partners with Esri and Chick-fil-A for Graduate Case Competition

MBA and MS SCM students from the best business schools in nation, including TCU, will prove their supply chain innovation and intelligence at the fourth annual event.

February 19,  2020
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TCU Students with Values-Based Business Ideas Can Win $2,500 Now and a Chance at $100,000 in April

If you have an idea for a product, app or service that employs business concepts to solve a social problem, you could win cash and support to make it a reality.

February 13,  2020
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Introducing the Minor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation for Non-Business Majors

You don't have to be a business major to start your own business or innovate an existing one. Launch your path to success with this unique minor.

February 11,  2020

TCU MBAs Win Regional Venture Capital Investment Competition

The TCU MBA team of Lianne Yang, Joe Dickerson, Cadell Alexander, Alejandro Velasquez and Andrew Hick took first place in the regional competition.

February 10,  2020

TCU Neeley Partners with NAPE to Launch Energy Case Competition

The inaugural NAPE/TCU Energy Innovation Case Competition attracted top MBA students who put their analytical skills and energy expertise to the test for $40,000 in prize money.

February 05,  2020
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Welcome to TCU Neeley's Open House, January 31, 4:00-6:00 p.m.

You are invited to explore the new Spencer and Marlene Hays Business Commons and meet students, faculty and staff. Come and go. No RSVP required.

January 27,  2020
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American Marketing Association Ranks TCU Neeley No. 27 in the World for Research Productivity

TCU Neeley jumped from No. 35 to No. 27 worldwide for marketing research productivity in premier AMA journals over the past 10 years.

January 21,  2020
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TCU Neeley Gave Her the Strength to Make It on Her Own

Sarah Makanjuola MBA ’19 put the power of a TCU MBA to work for herself almost from day one. She left her corporate job and started her fitness business after her first semester at TCU Neeley.

January 21,  2020
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Executive Education Classes to Help You Think Differently in the New Year

Advance your career and impact your organization with executive education classes taught by TCU Neeley professors ranked number one in the world.

January 16,  2020
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Dean Daniel Pullin Featured in D CEO Dallas 500 Edition for 2020

The Dallas 500 is a special annual edition of D CEO magazine that celebrates the most influential business leaders in North Texas.

January 15,  2020
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Yashoda Bhagwat Provides Marketing Insight for Fort Worth Star-Telegram

In an article about holiday gift returns in the age of online retailers, Assistant Professor of Marketing Yoshada Bhagwat said there is opportunity in returns.

January 08,  2020
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TCU Neeley Ranks Top 10 in the Nation for Careers/Employment

What is the best test of a business degree? Impressive internships and starting jobs. TCU Neeley is No. 10 in the nation and first in Texas for careers/employment in Poets&Quants Best Undergraduate Business Schools 2020.

January 06,  2020