Starbucks, State Farm & Former NFL Execs among Speakers
Top leaders from Starbucks and State Farm, as well as a former NFL executive, are among those headlining the new season of the Economic Club of Phoenix speaker series. Every year, Phoenix-area audiences are invited to attend the club’s luncheons and hear from some of the biggest names in the business world.
W. P. Carey School Offers New Degrees for New Academic Year
When classes start up for the new school year at Arizona State University tomorrow, the W. P. Carey School of Business will be ready for hundreds more online students, thanks to demand from the university’s recently announced partnership with Starbucks Coffee Company. Starbucks will be offering 40 ASU Online degree programs from which its Partners (employees) can choose. A large number say they want to pursue a business degree, and that has the highly ranked W. P. Carey School gearing up with several new online offerings, including one in retail management.
The Phoenix-area housing market is officially in a slump. That’s according to a new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, which reveals the latest details on Maricopa and Pinal counties, as of June.
Forget the stereotypes of arrogant, macho leaders who don’t care about anyone else’s opinion. A new study from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University shows humble CEOs significantly benefit a company and its management -- likely more than the blowhards who think it’s their way or the highway.
Weak Demand Is Masking Low Supply in the Market
The Phoenix area could soon see another shortage of homes for sale, like the one it endured from 2012 to 2013. According to a new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, very weak demand is masking the fact that relatively few homes are coming onto the market for sale. The area only recently emerged from another shortage, when buyers had to battle each other for relatively few home options. The new report contains details about Maricopa and Pinal counties, as of May.
The Phoenix-area housing market has officially rebounded from artificially low recession levels, and we’re unlikely to see any more big price increases this year. That’s according to a new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, which provides the latest details about Maricopa and Pinal counties, as of April.
Small businesses play a key role in our economy, creating jobs and helping our community. The W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is offering a program to help small business owners and executives learn how to improve efficiency, streamline operations and raise profits. The seventh annual Small Business Leadership Academy is available to the leaders of small and diverse local businesses. Salt River Project (SRP), the program’s founding co-sponsor, is offering a number of scholarships to its current suppliers and small business customers.
Help honor your favorite Arizona business. Nominate it for the 18th annual Spirit of Enterprise Awards from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. The awards recognize some of the state’s best businesses for creating jobs, boosting our economy and delivering great service to customers.
U.S. News Names Best Online Graduate Biz Program for Veterans
This week, U.S. News & World Report issued some new rankings for online-degree programs, growing in popularity because of their convenience and flexibility. The W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University received the No. 1 ranking among the nation’s online graduate business programs for veterans.
About 2,200 students will graduate from Arizona State University’s W. P. Carey School of Business this week. The W. P. Carey School is one of the largest and highest-ranked business schools in the nation, with undergraduate, full-time MBA, part-time MBA and online MBA programs all ranked Top 30 by U.S. News & World Report. Graduation ceremonies will include an inspiring student paralyzed while playing baseball and then drafted by the Arizona Diamondbacks, and a group visiting from the school’s prestigious executive MBA program in China.