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Investment Strategies Conference Focuses on Strategies for the Cycles

This year’s event, March 28, 2019, features Dr. Janet L. Yellen, chair of the Board of Governors for the Federal Reserve System 2014-18.

December 17,  2018
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Undergrad Alumni Put TCU Neeley Top 10 Best in the Nation

Want to really know about a business school? Ask recent alumni. Ours put TCU Neeley No. 10 in the nation. We also rank No. 23 for careers and No. 26 overall in the 2018 Poets&Quants undergraduate ranking.

December 13,  2018
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TCU MBA Ranks No. 32 in the World by The Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Education

TCU MBA also ranked No. 15 for Engagement and No. 26 for Outcomes out of 114 schools from 24 countries.

December 10,  2018
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TCU Accounting Ranks No. 19 and No. 23 in the Nation

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

December 06,  2018
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Mary Uhl-Bien Featured in Poets&Quants Top 50 Undergraduate Business Professors 2018

Dr. Uhl-Bien is featured in a list that honors 50 of the most accomplished professors teaching business in the United States.

December 03,  2018
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Austin Ngo Wins First Place at Startup Weekend Fort Worth

Over 54 hours with a group of people he’d never met from across Fort Worth, Ngo put his teamwork skills to work to listen, analyze, inventory skills and pull it all together for the big win.

November 28,  2018
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Sarah Mitchell Awarded $15K Scholarship from Texas Business Hall of Fame

The Entrepreneurial Management major was chosen for her entrepreneurial drive and leadership spirit.

November 20,  2018
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TCU Neeley Hosts Inaugural Symposium on Luxury Branding

Leading academics and industry executives discussed consumer behaviors in the luxury market at a symposium hosted by the Department of Marketing and the Sales and Customer Insights Center.

November 16,  2018
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TCU Neeley Hosts First Academic Finance Conference

Ten universities sent 45 professors and PhD students to TCU to share their research and insights into the field of finance.

November 13,  2018
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BNSF Neeley Leaders Still Leading the Way after 10 Years

From the Class of 2008 to the Class of 2018 and beyond, BNSF Neeley Leaders gathered to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the successful program.

November 12,  2018
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TCU MBA Jumps 16 Spots to No. 39 and Ranks No. 8 in Learning in Businessweek Ranking

The rankings are based on surveys of 26,699 MBA students, alumni and recruiters about their goals and experiences, plus compensation and job-placement data from schools.

November 08,  2018
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TCU MBAs Win Second Place and $8,000 in Cybersecurity Competition

The TCU MBA team of Rachel Manthei, Jason Stading, Amanda Pape and Kyle Carter won second place and $8,000 out of 12 teams in the competition sponsored by Merck.

November 07,  2018
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Anne Albrecht’s Research on CFOs with Accounting Backgrounds Featured in Wall Street Journal

Providing above-average compensation to top executives with audit-firm experience can raise the risk of financial misstatements, according to Assistant Professor of Accounting Anne Albrecht.

November 01,  2018
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TCU MBA Ranks No. 1 in the World for Faculty Quality

In its annual ranking of MBA programs around the world, London-based The Economist ranks TCU MBA faculty No. 1 in the world and career services in the top 30.

October 31,  2018
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PepsiCo Awards $15,000 to MBA Students at Annual TCU Neeley Case Competition

MBA students from 13 schools across the country came to TCU Oct. 26-27 with refreshing ideas for PepsiCo in the fourth annual case competition.

October 29,  2018
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Hop on the Bus for the Entrepreneurial Road Trip

The TCU Neeley Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation took students to Dallas to learn more about the DFW entrepreneurial community and meet successful entrepreneurs and TCU alumni.

October 18,  2018
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TCU Neeley Team Takes Second in National Competition

Elizabeth Hilgemann, Mai Bui, Kate McDonald and Cole Harris impressed the judges at San Diego State’s International Business Case Competition.

October 17,  2018
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Neeley Entrepreneurship Center is now the TCU Neeley Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation with New Managing Director

New managing director Rodney D’Souza leads the institute’s campus-wide emphasis on all TCU students’ entrepreneurial endeavors and sharing faculty research to benefit entrepreneurship and small businesses.

October 16,  2018
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Ryan Krause Featured in Wired with Insight into Snapchat’s Struggle with Founder’s Syndrome

“All founder-led firms struggle with how to exist independent of the founder’s personality. Snap is bang in the middle of that struggle,” Krause, associate professor strategy, told Wired.

October 11,  2018
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Bill Moncrief Named New Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Marketing professor and former interim dean Bill Moncrief steps into the new position to promote excellence in teaching and research.

October 10,  2018
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We Enjoyed Meeting Students’ Families for TCU Family Weekend 2018

What’s better than welcoming our students for an open house? Welcoming their families, too.

October 09,  2018
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Mary Uhl-Bien Featured on National NBC News About SEC’s Proposed Ban on Elon Musk

“To me, the SEC was too harsh. This is an issue his board and shareholders should be addressing,” Uhl-Bien told NBC News.

October 08,  2018
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Neeley Navigators: Students Helping Students Navigate the B-School

When your school is so popular that advisors are swamped, you swoop in to help.

September 10,  2018
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Management Professor Garry Bruton Appointed High-End Foreign Expert in China

Fewer than 100 scholars and leading business practitioners around the world are appointed as High-End Foreign Experts each year in China.

September 05,  2018
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TCU Neeley Ranks 14 in North America for Undergraduate Supply Chain and 16 for Graduate

Supply chain is one of the most vital, innovative fields in business, and TCU Neeley is among the best in North America at delivering top supply chain talent.

August 29,  2018
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Win a Competition, Get Hired by Deloitte

Claire Nguyen, Eric Ngo, Anna McGraw and Iris Yang won third place in a Deloitte SAP competition, and walked away with job offers.

August 22,  2018
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Mary Uhl-Bien Featured on CNBC with Insight into CBS News CEO’s Troubles

“The investor call sent the wrong signal. I believe people were looking to see that it was not business as usual and that was clearly business as usual,” Uhl-Bien told news anchor Andrew Ross Sorkin.

August 08,  2018
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Abbie Shipp’s Advice on Culture of CBS News Featured in Variety

“Companies hope for inclusive, supportive cultures but they generally reward results and power,” notes Abbie Shipp, associate professor of management, in the article.

August 03,  2018
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The Economist Ranks TCU Executive MBA Top 20 in the World, Making it No. 8 in the U.S. and No. 1 in Texas

TCU EMBA also ranks No. 3 in the world for faculty quality, No. 5 for program quality and No. 15 for student quality.

July 02,  2018

Summer Camp for Wall Street Wannabees

You’ve heard of summer camps for band, cheer and sports. But investing? The TCU High School Investor Challenge is a very unique camp for an elite group of high school seniors.  

June 26,  2018
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Welcome Elizabeth Deegan as Senior Director of Development for TCU Neeley

Deegan moves over to TCU Neeley from the TCU School of Fine Arts where she was director of development. 

June 14,  2018
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Putting Our Names on the Future of Business at TCU

TCU Neeley leaders, faculty, staff, honored guests and the Linbeck Construction crew signed their names on the final beam for the new building at a special ceremony.

May 30,  2018
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Innovation: Reaching Out Across Campus

The Neeley School of Business and the College of Science & Engineering are next door on campus, but it can seem like light years separate them. Until one innovative, interdisciplinary project brought them together.

May 15,  2018
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Ronald C. Parker Awarded TCU Neeley’s Bob Bolen Civic Leadership Award

Parker, former president and CEO of the Executive Leadership Council and retired senior vice president for PepsiCo, is honored for his service to the community.

May 14,  2018
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TCU Neeley Students Honored for Outstanding Achievements

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

May 10,  2018
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Shield Competitive Information or Share it with Potential Investors? What’s a New Firm to Do?

The initial public offering (IPO) has a big impact on a company’s growth. Audra Boone, the C.R. Williams Professor in Financial Services, researched how withholding competitively sensitive information at the IPO can benefit companies in the long run.

May 07,  2018
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Sales and Customer Insights Center Opens at TCU Neeley School of Business

The center is uniquely dedicated to both the sales and customer aspects of marketing, to help businesses and students better understand and leverage the synergies in the buyer-seller relationship. 

May 01,  2018
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AACSB International Recognizes TCU Neeley for Innovation in Leadership Development

The BNSF Neeley Leadership program was honored in the Innovations That Inspire challenge for enhancing students’ ability to lead themselves, lead others and lead change in business and life.

April 20,  2018
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Larry Lockwood’s Advice on Near-Term Investments Featured in US News & World Report

In today's efficient market, a stock price is likely to have tomorrow's news built into its price, said Larry Lockwood, the Stan Block Endowed Chair in Finance.

April 19,  2018
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TCU MBAs Win First Place in Big 12 Competition

Big 12 bragging rights just got a little bigger. A team of super-smart TCU MBAs won First Place in the Big 12 MBA Case Competition, the first time TCU has won since joining the conference.

April 16,  2018
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Mary Uhl-Bien Interviewed on CNBC about Facebook

Management Professor Mary Uhl-Bien was called upon by CNBC’s “Squawk Box” to provide insights on Mark Zuckerberg’s leadership in light of the Facebook data breach scandal.

April 12,  2018
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Neeley Fellows Celebrate a Decade of Accomplishments

It has been a remarkable 10 years since the first Neeley Fellows class graduated and paved a high-caliber path for others to follow.

April 11,  2018
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TCU Entrepreneurship Competition for Social Businesses Awards $78,250 to Winners out of 55 Teams

Better access for autism treatment. Cold endurance masks for asthmatic children. Cleaner hospital sinks to prevent deadly infections. The TCU Neeley Entrepreneurship Center funds these ideas and more for the 2018 Values and Ventures® Competition.  

April 09,  2018
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Health Care Panel Discusses Effective Ways to Combat Opioid Crisis

Experts from emergency medicine, pharmacy and mental health talked with Dr. Stuart Flynn, dean of the TCU and UNTHSC School of Medicine, at the annual Health Care Forum.

April 05,  2018
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TCU Neeley Seniors Featured in Poets & Quants´ Best and Brightest Business Students 2018

Olivia Hartjen and Jose Barron are featured in an exclusive list that honors 100 of the most accomplished seniors majoring in business in the United States.

April 04,  2018
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TCU Neeley’s 2018 Values and Ventures® Competition Welcomes a Record 55 Teams

They have a head for business and a heart for humanity. College students from around the world are headed to TCU April 6-7 to pitch business ideas that make a difference while making a profit.

April 02,  2018
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There is no “I” in Teams, Right? Not Quite.

Dr. Brad Harris researched teamwork in the office, on the field, in the classroom and everywhere else in our lives, and discovered some surprising pitfalls to achieving collective success and individual well-being.

March 29,  2018
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TCU Neeley Launches Center for Real Estate

The DFW Metroplex is one of the foremost real estate hubs in the country, making it the perfect place for a center to provide research, training and partnerships for students and professionals. 

March 27,  2018
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New Rankings Show TCU MBA is a Powerful Degree

TCU Neeley is ranked Tier One for MBA and No. 19 for Executive MBA by CEO Magazine.

March 26,  2018
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How TCU Neeley is Turning “What if” into “Yes, and”

At TCU Neeley, we turn “what if” into “yes, and” to show our students that in a world full of nay-sayers, encouragement and collaboration are more powerful than any critic.

March 23,  2018
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Getting a Little Respect: Supply Chain Officers are Powerful Players in Top Management

Joe Roh, associate professor of supply chain management, and Ryan Krause, associate professor of strategy, prove that giving supply chain officers a seat in the C-suite leads to superior results.

March 13,  2018
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Susan Sledge Named Director of BNSF Neeley Leadership Program

Sledge, previously employer relations and career advisor in the Alcon Career Center, will lead the three-year transformational leadership development program for select business students.

March 05,  2018
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Meg Lehman is the new Program Director of Neeley Fellows

Lehman, previously national employment recruiter in the Alcon Career Center, will lead the three-year, high-caliber academic program for top business students.

February 26,  2018
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Take the Lead On Business as a Force for Good

Garrett Adair and Nik Hall are ethical leaders who found a way to make business work for people.

February 16,  2018
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TCU Management Professors Excel at Publishing Research

Need to know the latest discoveries in management, entrepreneurship and leadership? Look to TCU Neeley’s highly published professors.

February 12,  2018
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TCU Supply Chain Graduate Students Win First Place at National Competition

They brought the heat. The TCU team won in a competition among graduate students from 15 universities.

February 07,  2018
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Leading by Design

Stacy Landreth Grau, professor of marketing practice and the lead instructor for Design Thinking, is honored as Neeley Alumni Professor of the Year.

February 02,  2018
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Supply Chain Majors Get On-the-Job Experience

“We get academia’s finest to stick their noses into our business and give us recommendations,” said Thomas Proell, vice president of global supply chain for Alcon.

January 22,  2018

TCU Neeley Executive Education Partners with African-American Women’s Leadership Institute

The annual program is designed to hone the leadership skills of African-American women as they elevate their careers and transform the futures of corporations, nonprofit organizations and entrepreneurial ventures.

January 17,  2018
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Power, Greed, Even Altruism Can Put CEOs and Companies at Risk

Whether greed or generosity, leaders’ extremes mean trouble ahead for their companies, according to research by Michael Hitt, Distinguished Research Fellow.

January 11,  2018
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Keith Hmieleski Named the Robert and Edith Schumacher Executive Faculty Fellow in Innovation and Technology

In addition to his new executive fellowship, Hmieleski, one of the leading entrepreneurship professors in the country, will serve as the academic director for the TCU Neeley entrepreneurship program. 

January 05,  2018