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.
New Forecasts from W. P. Carey School Economic Luncheon
Even though Arizona’s economy hit bottom four years ago, we’re still at least two years away from a full recovery. That’s according to experts from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, who delivered their midyear forecasts today at the school’s annual Economic Outlook Luncheon.
The Phoenix-area housing market is experiencing a normal seasonal spring bounce in activity and prices, but what will happen next? A new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University talks about the waves of consumers that will likely start returning to the housing market next year, for the first time since the recession.
New Competition, Alumni Program & More for Community
Whether you already run a company or want to start your own business, the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is adding some new resources to help you. The school has been teaching entrepreneurship for almost 30 years, and it’s now “supersizing” its offerings in this area.
Jeff Cunningham, the former publisher of Forbes magazine and founder of Directorship Magazine, is joining Arizona State University as a faculty member at the W. P. Carey School of Business and the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Cunningham will serve as a professor of practice at both schools. He will focus on corporate governance, entrepreneurship and the business of news media.
With California experiencing one of its worst droughts on record, grocery shoppers across the country can expect to see a short supply of certain fruits and vegetables in stores and to pay higher prices for those items. Professor Timothy Richards of the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University recently completed some research on which crops will likely be most affected and what the price boosts might be.
Are you a big fan of Apple or Nike, or a hater of McDonald’s? A new study from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University shows love-it or hate-it brands probably won’t perform exceptionally well in the stock market, but they also offer investors less risk because you know just what to expect – the good and the bad. It’s something to consider in our volatile stock climate.