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The flourishing reputation of the George Mason University School of Business is a tribute to the remarkable accomplishments of its distinguished alumni. The cliché heard around many colleges is that students are being prepared for the “real word.” But what sets Mason apart is that the “real world [...]
Leveling Up by Greg Johnson -- Dec 2nd 2020
The George Mason University School of Business prides itself in being a place for lifelong learning, a place where professionals of all experience levels can continue to grow and rise in their respective fields. It’s a place where already successful businesspeople eagerly come to learn from their [...]
International Alumna Finds Home at Mason by Greg Johnson -- Nov 30th 2020
Many individuals speak of their time attending university as being their formative years. Coming from China, Yingjun Chen, MS Management ’18, not only grew as a business graduate student, but she also had to adjust to an entirely new country and culture. While it was undoubtedly an arduous transition [...]
MBA Alumnus Celebrates Native American Ancestry by Greg Johnson -- Nov 23rd 2020
For Charles “Chuck” Schue, Executive MBA ’05, his Native American heritage plays a significant role in his identity. On his mother’s side of the family, he is descended from the Eastern Band of the Cherokee Nation. He has made it a priority to incorporate numerous Cherokee traditions and activities [...]
Consistently, across dozens of different measures, including social and economic equality, political division, and other indications of individualism versus collectivism, the United States experienced growing social connections that reached a peak in the 1960s, and then declined to reach record lows [...]
Fairfax, VA — The George Mason University School of Business today announced the launch of the Center for Retail Transformation, dedicated to generating cutting-edge research, developing the next generation of retail leaders, and providing value-driven, real-world solutions for the largest part of [...]
Distance Makes the Heart Grow Fonder by Greg Johnson -- Nov 18th 2020
Mandy O’Neill, associate professor of management, decided to step away from campus for a deeper dive into her research on organizational culture. Her year-long sabbatical took her to California for stops including her old stomping grounds of Stanford, where she received her PhD, and the Haas School [...]
“As a top 50 ranked MBA program (U.S. News & World Report 2021), George Mason University’s MBA offers flexibility for working professionals while delivering an advanced curriculum based in leadership enrichment, strategy, tech savvy analytics, and multi-disciplined business comprehension. We [...]
The George Mason University School of Business has partnered with Brown & Brown Insurance since 2008 in bringing campus audiences engaging, timely, and thought-provoking speakers through the Brown & Brown Speaker Series. Now the longest running speaker series at the university, 40 prestigious [...]
A Leader in the Army and Industry by Greg Johnson -- Nov 11th 2020
One of the most effective methods of honing leadership, teamwork, and management skills is to be thrust into a position where you are forced to excel. Perhaps no place of employment embodies this more than the United States Army. At 22 years old, Ed Fortunato, BS Marketing ’88, was in this position [...]