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Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 12:00am
Kent State University’s Executive MBA programs set the stage for executive MBA students to experience and learn on a global stage. Students have the opportunity to travel abroad with faculty members for 12 days to experience another country’s corporate business practices firsthan...
Sunday, February 2, 2014 - 12:00am
United Airlines’ decision to reduce its operations at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport could mean lower fares for many consumers, but that would be because travelers are forced to book less desirable flights with longer flight times and multiple connections. That’s the co...
Sunday, February 2, 2014 - 12:00am
It is telling that Vallourec Star, one of the leading manufacturers in the Mahoning Valley, did not use its proposed $81.5 million steel-pipe threading factory as a hammer to persuade its workers not to unionize. What it tells us is that the executives of Vallourec Star, a divisi...
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 - 12:00am
Merging companies that focus on a dual-goal emphasis of simultaneously enhancing efficiency and customer satisfaction show the highest increase in long-term financial performance, according to a new study from Rice University, Kent State University and the University of Pittsburg...
Friday, January 24, 2014 - 12:00am
After Vallourec Star workers overwhelmingly rejected a bid to unionize, the company said it would continue to build on its strong relationship with employees. “We at Vallourec Star are proud of our ongoing investments in our employees and the local community and will continue to...
Tuesday, January 14, 2014 - 12:00am
PRLog - Jan. 14, 2014 - KENT, Ohio -- Kent State University’s College of Business Administration faculty member, Craig Zamary, served as the MVP speaker to kick-off  “Startup Weekend in Cyprus”, which took place in Nicosia, Cyprus in December.  The U.S. State Department, the U.S....
Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 12:00am
The Half Moon Bay International Marathon (HMBIM) released this week the results of an Economic Impact Study conducted by the Department of Economics at Kent State University which outlined the impact made by the 2013 event.  The study showed a total of $594,312 of direct spendin...
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 12:00am
CLEVELAND, Ohio--The visitors who descended on Cleveland in July for the National Senior Games were not your typical Olympians. Not only were they older athletes (50-plus), they ten...
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - 12:00am
When the lawyers at Day Ketterer were looking for a new slogan to define their firm in the years ahead, they made sure to take a cue from the past. The downtown fixture rolled out its new tag line — "Modern Law Since 1872" — late last month alongside a display of framed document...
Monday, November 25, 2013 - 12:29pm
A new survey that focuses on faculty involvement with the public through the news media recognizes Kent State University on its inaugural lists. The Faculty Media Impact Project, developed by the Center for a Public Anthropology, ranks social science departments at nearly 100 uni...

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