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Collaborating on Business Challenges Enhances MBA Education

Kshetri: Blockchain’s impact on food safety and fairness to food producers

Nir Kshetri’s article about blockchain’s impact on food safety and fairness to food producers has been published by many dozens of media outlets around the world including Conversation (https://theconversation.com/blockchain-systems-are-tracking-food-safety-and-origins-106491), International Business Times (https://www.ibtimes.com/blockchain-systems-are-tracking-food-safety-origins-2734897), Australia’s Development Channel (http://www.developmentchannel.org/2018/11/25/blockchain-systems-are-tracking-food-safety-and-origins/), India’s Business Standard (https://www.business-standard.com/article/technology/how-blockchain-technology-is-helping-to-fight-fraud-in-food-industry-118112300440_1.html), Jordan’s Menafn (https://menafn.com/1097728821/Blockchain-systems-are-tracking-food-safety-and-origins) and Taiwan’s News Lens International (https://international.thenewslens.com/article/108701)

Brewing Up Business

Over the last 11 years, the Bryan School has developed a strong relationship with North Carolina’s wine industry. Under the leadership of Sam Troy, Dr. Bonnie Canziani, and Dr. Erick Byrd, marketing and hospitality students have worked with many of the state’s family-owned vineyards and provided guidance to the state itself through the North Carolina … Continued

Kshetri: Can Blockchain Strengthen the Internet of Things?

Nir Kshetri’s article, “Can Blockchain Strengthen the Internet of Things?”  published at IEEE IT Professional in 2017 won the Most Popular Paper Award from the Journal’s editorial board (https://publications.computer.org/it-professional/2018/10/16/eb-meeting-awards/)

Bryan School Named a Best Business School

The Bryan School of Business and Economics is an outstanding business school, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company profiles the school in its 2019 annual business school rankings at www.princetonreview.com/business-school-rankings/best-business-schools In addition to being named an outstanding business school, the Bryan School is also #4 on the list, ” Greatest Resources for … Continued

Trek to Wrangler

First-year Bryan School MBA students were treated to a behind-the-scenes tour of Wrangler’s Greensboro headquarters this fall. The tour was one of the school’s regular “Company Trek” events to local employers. The day began in the Wrangler design lab where VP of Merchandising Jimmy Shafer and a member of the design team taught students about … Continued

Taking Part in a Millennial Think Tank

What’s the most common “millennial myth” Eugene Mance would like to dispel? “That we have it easy and we’re lazy,” says the Bryan School senior, set to begin his second year as a National Millennial Community (NMC) representative. “For us, some things may be easier with all the technology in our lives, but we don’t … Continued

Congratulations to Zhiyong Yang!

Congratulations to Zhiyong Yang on having his article “Outwitting the Rational Mind: How Effortful Thinking Influences Price Cognition” accepted for publication by the Journal of Behavioral Decision Making.