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College of Business Professors’ Paper Named “Best Paper” at ASBBS Conference

College of Business Professors’ Paper Named “Best Paper” at ASBBS Conference

Dr. Catherine Cook and Dr. Christian Sonnenberg’s paper, Technology and Online education: Models for Change, was recognized as the “Best Paper” when presented by Dr. Catherine Cook at the 2014 American Society of Business and Behavorial Sciences conference in [...]

Dr. Walton To Chair Innovation Council

Dr. Walton To Chair Innovation Council

The Economic Development Center (EDC) of the Space Coast has recently announced that they will create an Innovation Council to be chaired by Dr. Abram Walton. The council will be tasked with identifying opportunities to enhance [...]

Dr. Catherine Cook Quoted in Space Coast Business Magazine

Dr. Catherine Cook Quoted in Space Coast Business Magazine

As an expert in the field, College of Business professor Dr. Catherine Cook, was quoted in the January issue of the magazine Space Coast Business. The article, titled “Where Have All the Tourists Gone?” examines why [...]

Team Taught Course Culminates with Shark Tank Type Presentation

Team Taught Course Culminates with Shark Tank Type Presentation

From left to right: Dr. Walton, John Kinney, Andrew Bartlett, Dante Nobles-Smithson, Jessica Fulford, Sarah Drucker, Gable Costello, Delana Cooper, Eduardo Gonzalez, Dr. Carstens, Jenna Price & Dandan Zhao   Last semester, College of Business professors [...]

Dr. Steven Salaga Interviewed on Recent Troubles Faced by the Ultimate Fighting Championship

Dr. Steven Salaga Interviewed on Recent Troubles Faced by the Ultimate Fighting Championship

Dr. Steven Salaga, a professor of Sports Management at the Nathan M. Bisk College of Business, was recently asked to weigh in on the issues that the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) now faces. The UFC may [...]

High School Students Show That You Don’t Need To Have A Degree To Be Entrepreneurial

High School Students Show That You Don’t Need To Have A Degree To Be Entrepreneurial

(The panel of judges for the final round of presentations) Don’t forget to check out our Facebook page for more photos! Fourteen brilliant business plans, but only one could win the prize of a renewable $12,000 [...]

Are Powerful CEOs Green: Evidence from Corporate Social Responsibility Indicators

Are Powerful CEOs Green: Evidence from Corporate Social Responsibility Indicators

Author: Joan Wiggenhorn Associate Professor of Finance Nathan M. Bisk College of Business Florida Institute of Technology Presented at International Academy of Business and Economics, Las Vegas, NV (October, 2013) Abstract: This paper investigates the relationship [...]

Dr. Henry Perez Coordinates Florida Strollathon To Support Rett Syndrome Research

Dr. Henry Perez Coordinates Florida Strollathon To Support Rett Syndrome Research

When CoB professor Dr. Henry Perez isn't teaching students he's out coordinating and participating in events such as the Florida Strollathon which raises money for Rett Syndrome research. [...]

College of Business Has Huge Turnout At Homecoming 5k

College of Business Has Huge Turnout At Homecoming 5k

(A portion of the College of Business faculty and staff after the run. From left to right: Delana Cooper, Dr. Deborah Carstens, Lyn Chilcote, Dr. Martha Sale, Liam, John Allen, Dean Ann Becker, Patti Macy) By Carlo [...]

Let Your Skills Shine

Let Your Skills Shine

Recently, as I was looking for information for a different topic, I ran across an advertisement to fill accounting openings at Chevron. The thing that struck me about the ad was the list of non-accounting skills. In addition [...]