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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
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Stephen Lusch's Tax Expertise Featured In Fortune

For comments on a report that claims Big Tech companies used legal loopholes to avoid more than $100 billion in taxes, Fortune turned to TCU Neeley accounting expert Stephen Lusch.

December 18,  2019
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TCU's Annual Investment Strategies Conference is March 19, 2020

“The Next Decade: Survive or Thrive? Making Sense of a Disrupted World” features Jacob J. Lew, U.S. Secretary of the Treasury 2013-17, interviewed by Michael McKee, international economics and policy correspondent for Bloomberg.

December 18,  2019
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TCU MBA Ranks Tops for Professors, Academics, Careers, Selectivity and Administration

Where’s the best place to earn an MBA? How about one with the best professors, academics, careers and selectivity? And top 10 Best Administered.

December 16,  2019
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TCU MBA Michael Hernandez Named DFW Schweitzer Fellow

Hernandez is the first TCU MBA to be honored as an Albert Schweitzer Fellow, named for the famed physician-humanitarian.

December 13,  2019
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Jakayla Dixon Wins United Way’s $25K Grand Prize for Clothing Tags for the Visually Impaired

Feel the Color was started by Dixon to help the visually impaired, including those who are colorblind, have the opportunity to feel the color of their clothes.

December 10,  2019
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2019 TCU Health Care Forum: As Costs Rise, Patients Demand Bigger Role in Their Health Care

A nationally recognized panel of experts said communication and technology will play key roles in patient satisfaction and personalized care.

December 09,  2019
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TCU MBAs Bring Home a Win in Ethical Leadership Competition

In a field of 12 high-caliber schools, the TCU MBA team of Ryan Winn, Kyle Flottman, Kimberly Hughes and Claire Lukeman captured second place and won $1,500.

November 15,  2019
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TCU Neeley is No. 15 in the Nation for Undergraduate Entrepreneurship

Want to be your own boss? Or bring entrepreneurial thinking to an existing business? We have the top-ranked program for you.

November 13,  2019
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TCU MBA Ranks Fourth in Texas and Top 50 in the Nation in Bloomberg Businessweek Ranking

TCU MBA is No. 4 in Texas, No. 40 in the nation, and ranks in the top 50 for learning, entrepreneurship, networking and compensation.

November 05,  2019

Introducing the TCU Student Chapter of the National Association of Black Accountants

The organization is dedicated to bridging the opportunity gap for under-represented ethnic groups in accounting, finance and other business professions.

November 04,  2019

Brooke Honcharik and Maddie Kingsbury Awarded $15K Scholarships from Texas Business Hall of Fame

The TCU Neeley MBA and undergrad marketing major were honored as strong, driven, entrepreneurial-focused students who represents the mission of Texas Business Hall of Fame.

October 30,  2019
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A TCU Neeley Team Took on the World. They Brought Home First Place.

Tram Nguyen, Cole Harris, Lauren Rasmussen and Thomas Gilbert proved that they have what it takes to win in the business world at SDSU’s International Business Case Competition.

October 22,  2019
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MBA Students Put Their Heads Together to Win $15,000 in 2019 TCU Neeley PepsiCo MBA Case Competition

PepsiCo poured on the heat with a challenging case. MBA students from 13 schools across the country answered with refreshing ideas.

October 22,  2019
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Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Wins Excellence in Entrepreneurship Teaching and Pedagogical Innovation Award

The TCU Neeley Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation was honored for the Cowtown Angels Fellows program by the Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers.

October 14,  2019
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TCU Accounting Ranks Top 25 in the Nation Five Years in a Row

Accounting is one of the top-paying majors in the country, and TCU Neeley’s undergraduate and graduate accounting programs are among the best.

October 10,  2019
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Mary Uhl-Bien Is One of the Most Influential Scholars Since 1990

In a study on research productivity in the field of leadership, Mary Uhl-Bien, the BNSF Endowed Professor of Leadership, is ranked No. 6 in the world.

October 09,  2019
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Sharon Leite, CEO of The Vitamin Shoppe, Spoke to a Packed Audience for the Tandy Executive Speaker Series

Leite talked about power of being customer-obsessed, choosing culture over climbing the corporate ladder, focusing on the “why,” and mentoring TCU students.

September 24,  2019
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Mark Houston Named Co-Editor of JAMS and Honored with Research Award by the AMA

Marketing Professor Mark Houston had an impressive summer, taking on the role of JAMS co-editor and being honored by the AMA with the 2019 Louis W. Stern Award.

September 23,  2019
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Stacy Landreth Grau Named Director of TCU Idea Factory

TCU IdeaFactory provides the environment, frameworks and resources to advance TCU students' ideas and drive creative solutions.

September 19,  2019
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Stephen Jenkins Joins as TCU MBA Admissions Director; Peggy Conway Named Student and Alumni Engagement Director

Jenkins brings 16 years of recruiting and admissions experience, while Conway shifts to support the ongoing success of TCU Neeley graduate students and alumni.

September 09,  2019
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Welcome the New Director for LKCM Center for Financial Studies

David Dubofsky joins TCU Neeley to lead the Luther King Capital Management Center following long-time director Joe Lipscomb’s retirement.

August 30,  2019
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Our New Building Is Open for Classes

The first floors of the new Hays and Sumner Halls are open for classes, meetings and team rooms. Room numbers in Tandy and Smith Halls have changed, too. Here’s everything you need to know.

August 21,  2019
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David Allen’s Research on Predicting Employee Turnover Featured in Harvard Business Review

Forget exit interviews and employee surveys. According to research by Associate Dean David Allen, you can use data analytics to develop a turnover propensity index, then intervene to retain top talent.

August 20,  2019
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Announcing the Certificate in Consultative Selling for Business Majors at TCU

Our new Certificate in Consultative Selling is available to all TCU Neeley undergraduate business majors, to give you a competitive advantage in any career.

August 14,  2019
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Putting Value Creation for Consumers Center Stage

Putting the priority on consumers is tried, true and often forgotten, says research by Management Professor Richard Priem.

August 11,  2019
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Hettie Richardson Named Interim Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs

Management Professor Hettie Richardson steps up to oversee undergraduate programs at the TCU Neeley School of Business.

August 07,  2019
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Mauricio Rodriguez Honored by American Real Estate Society

Mauricio “Mo” Rodriguez, professor and chair of the Department of Finance, was honored for his contributions to the real estate discipline.

July 26,  2019
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Mark Houston's Insight into the Streaming Wars Featured in Variety

“Viewers will have to hope that the decision to take old shows and put them behind a streaming paywall isn’t as profitable for media companies,” says Mark Houston, professor of marketing, in the article.

July 18,  2019
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CNN Expansión Ranks TCU MBA No. 45 in the World and No. 28 in the U.S.

Mexico’s leading business magazine and website ranks MBA programs around the world based on salary, employment, faculty, international students and more.

July 18,  2019
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Working Professionals Can Earn a Certificate in Supply Chain to Enhance Skills

The Certificate in Supply Chain is just nine credit hours in evening-only classes, to fit your working schedule and fast-track your career.

July 12,  2019
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TCU Executive MBAs Featured in Poets & Quants´ 100 Best and Brightest Executive MBAs

Nicoleta Bugnariu and Victor Duran Melgoza are featured in an exclusive list that honors 100 of the most accomplished EMBAs in the world for their spirit, stamina and success.

July 02,  2019
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Minakshi Trivedi Named Wilson Professor of Marketing

Minakshi Trivedi, chair of the marketing department, is now the J. Vaughn and Evelyn H. Wilson Professor of Marketing.

June 24,  2019
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Providing Guidance as a Board Member and Parent

John Boettcher doesn’t have a degree from TCU Neeley, but that hasn’t stopped him from being one of the school’s biggest fans and an avid supporter.

June 19,  2019
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Ryan Krause Honored with Deans’ Research Award

Ryan Krause, professor of strategy, was honored with the 2019 Deans’ Award for Research and Creativity.

June 13,  2019