Articles by: Cynthia Corzo

Alumnus brings digital white glove service to the hotel industry

Alumnus brings digital white glove service to the hotel industry

Perhaps no other industry relies as heavily on customer service as the hotel industry. So, imagine if there was a […]

Students deliver the perfect pitch at annual sales tournament

Students deliver the perfect pitch at annual sales tournament

Jennifer Elias, a recruiter at Carnival Corp., watched as FIU Sales student Melanie Crespillo pitched an advertising spot to the […]

Spotify mixes music and careers with College of Business students

Spotify mixes music and careers with College of Business students

On a quest for dynamic college students as interns and student ambassadors, Spotify executives arrived at FIU’s College of Business […]

Cybersecurity reaches a critical point, FIU and OAS create specialized program

Cybersecurity reaches a critical point, FIU and OAS create specialized program

The magnitude of cybersecurity threats has never been higher and shows no sign of slowing down. The global cost of […]

A conversation with business alumnus now in top ranks at GM

A conversation with business alumnus now in top ranks at GM

Two-time College of Business graduate Jose Tomas ’92, MS ’03 began his rise to human resource leadership working at Publix Super […]

Students partner with Indian women, create craft business

Students partner with Indian women, create craft business

It all began with a pouf, a fabric-covered hassock created last year by a group of village women of Bandhwari, […]

Instructor named honorary Czech consul

Instructor named honorary Czech consul

FIU students are accustomed to having accomplished international professors in their classrooms. But in the case of Stanislav Jansta, clinical instructor in […]

Students, alumni win top spots in 2017 Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge

Students, alumni win top spots in 2017 Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge

Last month, more than two dozen FIU students and alumni competed in the FIU track of this year’s Miami Herald […]

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College of Business helps companies improve corporate sustainability efforts

College of Business helps companies improve corporate sustainability efforts

Today, the ability to advance sustainable development is an integral part of many businesses’ corporate missions, as well as addressing the […]

New forensic accounting track teaches students to follow the money

New forensic accounting track teaches students to follow the money

Nevin Shapiro, who once owned a legitimate wholesale grocery distribution business, chose to make money an easier way: by defrauding […]

College of Business leaps 9 spots on prestigious research rankings

College of Business leaps 9 spots on prestigious research rankings

The College of Business marked its second consecutive appearance on the University of Texas at Dallas’ Top 100 Business School […]

HR service provider, FIU interns find success jointly

HR service provider, FIU interns find success jointly

As graduation nears, College of Business (COB) student Diego Trujillo already has a job waiting, while human resources service provider AON […]

Helping local small businesses prepare against cyber threats

Helping local small businesses prepare against cyber threats

In recent years, high profile data breaches and cyberattacks have garnered headlines worldwide. Most recently, the 2016 presidential campaign has […]

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How should you lead during this presidential transition?

How should you lead during this presidential transition?

As part of an op-ed series, FIU News shares the expertise and diverse perspectives of members of the university community. In […]

Business online graduate programs post double-digit gains in U.S. News rankings

Business online graduate programs post double-digit gains in U.S. News rankings

Building on its achievements as a global business leader, the FIU College of Business’ online graduate programs posted double-digit gains […]

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