“I was also looking to build my business acumen, industry network, and increase my confidence, all of which I have achieved as a direct result of the MSI program,” says Vogel.
Belmont Car Wash & Detailing, Stop & Compare Supermarkets, and Interstate Electrical Services placed first in three size-based categories at this year's Family Business Awards—the ninth annual showcase for local multi-generational family businesses organized by D'Amore-McKim's Center for Family Business.
BRIC countries make up only about 40 percent of the GDP of all emerging markets worldwide: the core concept underlying the Center for Emerging Markets' sixth annual symposium.
Oleks Osiyevskyy, an assistant professor of entrepreneurship and innovation in the D'Amore-McKim School of Business at Northeastern University, discussed the ins and outs of business model innovation on Wednesday afternoon in the Raytheon Amphitheater.
At Northeastern, an impressive 50 percent of graduates receive a job offer from a previous co-op employer. But in one Boston apartment, that number is a perfect 100 percent.
“The experience that this program provided me was absolutely essential in moving my career forward,” says Epperly.
The Northeastern University Marketing Association took home four awards total for Outstanding Chapter Reporting, Outstanding Membership, and Outstanding Communications, as well as Second Place Social Media Campaign in the Be the Match Competition.
As Northeastern's men's basketball team prepares for its first NCAA tournament since 1991, another student squadron – this one comprised of top talent from D'Amore-McKim School of Business – just completed its fourth Final Four run in 8 years at Georgetown University's Business Strategy Challenge.
“I started the program about five years ago and have since been promoted three times,” says Lopes, “The D'Amore-McKim MBA program has definitely put me on the fast track.”
“The program really prepares you for public accounting by learning to work with different personalities successfully and working towards deadlines. Having spent 8 years in public accounting before my current position, these skills were invaluable,” Pilcher says.