This fall the College of Business welcomes nine new faculty members:
Jazmine Alvarez didn’t think she’d make it to college. Her mom pushed her to go. Her high school pushed her. Most importantly, she pushed herself.
The College of Business has put together a two-hour program designed to equip junior business majors with resources that are available to them as they begin the last leg of their journey here at Illinois State.
University Advancement again teamed with a Redbird to gather Illinois State alumni at a reception at Discover’s headquarters in Riverwoods.
College of Business Professor Alan Cring not only teaches students how to run a business, but he also runs a business of his own outside of his teaching profession. Cring has a love for the art of photography and showcases his work through the name Emergent Light Studio.
Heather Artis discovered her passion for advertising in an Illinois State classroom. Twenty years later, she’s now an advertising executive at Fox Searchlight, one of the top studios in Los Angeles.
Illinois State Marketing Professor Emily Goad’s paper “The Good, the Bad and the Effective: A Meta-Analytic Examination of Selling Orientation and Customer Orientation on Sales Performance” has been nominated for the Journal of Personal Selling & Sales Management’s (JPSSM) 2014 paper of the year award.
Corporate social and environmental reporting is not a new practice for companies, but an Illinois State faculty member is asking how much value the practice adds to society.
Illinois State students do an exceptional job of repaying their student loans, so good their loan default rate is only 4 percent, compared to a national rate of 13.7 percent.
Texas native Jessica Ackley isn’t wasting any time setting herself up for a successful career in the insurance industry.