The Hankamer School of Business is so proud of alumni accomplishments and wants to share their successes far and wide. Here are the latest alumni announcements.
The COVID-19 pandemic taught Melissa Hahn MBA’22 how to lead in crisis. Equipped with an MBA in Healthcare Administration, she is learning to lead in a season of expansion.
Finals are just around the corner. Sandeep Mazumder, the William E. Crenshaw Endowed Dean of the Hankamer School of Business, shared his study tips for students to be best prepared for their exams.
TIME: In partnership with Statista, TIME has named 100 colleges shaping U.S. leaders, with Baylor University at No. 40 nationally and No. 3 in Texas, with the Hankamer School of Business named as a notable subsidiary.
CU-Citizen Access: Craig Gundersen, The Snee Family Endowed Chair at the Baylor Collaborative on Hunger and Poverty and professor of Economics at Baylor, says there are multiple factors contributing to the rise in the number of people seeking food assistance, such as changes in eligibility.
There can be a lot of anxiety when shopping this time of year, whether that be getting the right gift for a loved one or finding the best deal. Associate Professor of Marketing Ashley Otto discusses her research on consumer decision making and factors influencing a particular set of shoppers who are less likely to make a decision.
Finding Genius Podcast: Mitch Neubert, professor of Management and senior associate dean of Research and Faculty Development for the Hankamer School of Business and The Chavanne Chair of Christian Ethics in Business, shares how his faith plays into his research and teaching, as well as how faith holds a connection to resilience.
Innovative Business: In this episode, Kellen Mrkva discusses how small changes in app design might just be the reason an app is or is not adopted.
A Navy reservist and Online MBA (OMBA) program leader reflect on the unique needs and contributions of Baylor’s military students.
Teams from 12 universities across the U.S. competed in the National MBA Case Competition in Ethical Leadership at the Dale P. Jones Business Ethics Forum, hosted by Baylor University’s Hankamer School of Business (HSB).
While we may become experts in our fields, there is still so much more we can learn about. Sandeep Mazumder, the William E. Crenshaw Endowed Dean of the Hankamer School of Business, shared what he plans on learning more about during his personal time.
Business Review: Jeff Haden delves into the profound impact of sincere and specific expressions of gratitude in the workplace, emphasizing their role in boosting productivity and fostering employee loyalty beyond traditional compensation.
The Badger Herald: Craig Gundersen, professor of Economics and The Snee Family Endowed Chair in Food Security at the Baylor Collaborative on Hunger and Poverty, is quoted in this article about the importance of recognizing populations that are food insecure.
Business Review: Jessica Stillman delves into the complexities of nonverbal communication, shedding light on psychologist Jeff Beatty's research that challenges common interpretations of body language.
At Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business, the emphasis on hands-on learning takes MBA students beyond the precise, comfortable world of theory and into the ambiguity of the real world. In this article, an MBA student and instructor reflect on the advantages of practical, immersive learning in an academic setting.
The Hankamer School of Business is so proud of our alumni’s accomplishments and want to share their successes far and wide. Read about the November 2023 alumni announcements.
Two Hankamer School of Business faculty members received the 2023 Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) Research Award this fall from the American Risk and Insurance Association (ARIA) in Washington, D.C.
Business Review: Darpan Munjal, CEO of Squadhelp.com, emphasizes the value of a brand's name and offers insight on creating a distinctive and memorable business identity.
The Baylor in Texas Residency immerses students in all the Dallas Executive MBA (EMBA) program has to offer. Taking place on Baylor’s Waco campus and on-site with innovative companies around the state, the Baylor in Texas Residency also welcomes students into the Baylor community, which serves as an important foundation for networking during the program and beyond.
The HSB Undergraduate Programs Office developed the Peer Leader Program, which strives to facilitate supportive relationships among Business School students through mentorship.
The Wall Street Journal: In this WSJ Future View column, students, including Baylor Management major Icewarya Loganathan, discuss retail theft, criminal prosecution and low-trust public spaces.
Online MBA alum Ryan Nelson knows his Baylor experience not only helped him weather the pandemic; it helped him land a dream job in his hometown. Now, as chief financial officer (CFO) of Saint Francis Hospital in Memphis, he is better equipped to serve his community through a fiscally challenging season in healthcare administration.
We asked Sandeep Mazumder, the William E. Crenshaw Endowed Dean of the Hankamer School of Business, to name the top five travel destinations on his “bucket list” that also serve as a good escape from the Texas heat.
The HR Digest: Offering guidance to worried pregnant employees, this article references research led by Management professor Kaylee Hackney about the negative effects of perceived pregnancy discrimination on expectant parents.
Innovative Business: Finance professor Brian Kim explores how, as a business owner, you want to ensure your bills are paid and your employees are cared for. After the 2008 recession, you have made sure that you have enough savings to take any hit the market throws at you. However, is there a point where you can save too much money? Find out on this month's episode of Innovative Business!
First for Women: This article about simple, effective ways to beat burnout cites research by Management professors Emily Hunter and Cindy Wu, who studied the benefits of taking a 10-minute workday break between 10 and 11 a.m., found that such breaks help you experience less on-the-job stress, fatigue and burnout than if you wait till lunch to take your first break of the day.
Full-time MBA student Erin Cyrier explains the tangible and intangible benefits of an internship while enrolled in the MBA program.
WACO, Texas (Oct. 10, 2023) –The Department of Entrepreneurship and Corporate Innovation within Baylor University’s nationally ranked Hankamer School of Business moved up to No. 3 in the world and the highest-ranked program in Texas for research productivity in the 2023 TCU Global University Entrepreneurship Research Productivity Rankings, the only research-focused ranking of entrepreneurial programs.
The John F. Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise in Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business has announced the winners of the third annual Baylor Business Impact Awards.
KWBU (NPR): Craig Gundersen, Economics professor and The Jim and Tammy Snee Family Chair in Food Security, is an agricultural economist whose game-changing research examines the causes and effects of food insecurity. In this Baylor Connections, he examines approaches to the fight against food insecurity and shares the path that brought him to Baylor.
Phys.org: Paul Mason, associate professor of Accounting and Business Law, is a co-author on a new paper "Understanding Private Equity Funds: A Guide to Private Equity Research in Accounting" in the Journal of Financial Reporting that is intended to guide scholars through the institutional features that set private equity apart from other asset classes, and the novel research opportunities that arise from those differences.
Hankamer School of Business students enrolled in the Christian Ethics Applied to Business course have had their coursework published by the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) website this semester as part of the WSJ "Future View" series, an editorial section that features student opinions on timely and relevant topics.
Several programs at the Hankamer School of Business (HSB) rose to new heights as recent rankings were announced.
Baylor University’s Hankamer School of Business (HSB) is launching a two-year long centennial celebration at the HSB Alumni Homecoming Reception on Friday, Oct. 27.
Like many Full-Time MBA students at Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business, Kinley Kyro and Ben Schade arrived in Waco in search of something that would capture their imagination and set them on a course to professional success.
The Hankamer School of Business is so proud of our alumni’s accomplishments and want to share their successes far and wide. Read about the October 2023 alumni announcements.
The Hankamer School of Business (HSB) welcomed new faculty and staff members for the fall 2023 semester. The additions include top-tier faculty who will conduct high-quality research and provide innovative learning opportunities for our students.
Baylor Business Review: Brian Kim surveys how government regulation influences a corporation’s handling of their cash holdings.
Baylor Business Review: Kellen Mrkva researches how the smallest of details impact the potential of consumers adopting apps.
Baylor Business Review: Peter Klein lays the foundation for understanding the impact of ownership competency on company performance.
Baylor Business Review: Robin and Kirk Wakefield investigate the motivations and responses to identity groups on social media.
Baylor Business Review: These seven current students are preparing to become the business pioneers of the modern age.
Baylor Business Review: Ahmad Jenkins defies expectations and pursues a career in business and consulting, making a positive impact.
Baylor Business Review: Curiosity propels Thasunda Brown Duckett from childhood dreams to becoming TIAA’s first female CEO.
Baylor Business Review: John David Rainey is guided by the values of doing good for the world and giving back to the those that helped shape him.
Baylor Business Review: John Dillon is driven by the psychology of consumer-brand relationships, making a positive impact on people’s lives.
Baylor Business Review: Baylor Football legend and pro athlete Mike Singletary overcame obstacles to pursue his passion.
Baylor Business Review: William E. Crenshaw’s time at Baylor helped prepare him for a life-long career in the family business.
Baylor Business Review: Professor Bill Thomas credits his career success to Baylor University’s support and mentorship during his studies.
Baylor Business Review: Helen Ligon led the integration of the first computer at Baylor, shaping the curriculum and earning recognition.