Articles by: Cynthia Corzo

Renting a home may be wiser than buying

Renting a home may be wiser than buying

Demand for homeownership is still trending downward in major markets, the new Beracha, Hardin & Johnson Buy vs. Rent (BH&J) […]

FIU Business alumni donate nearly $600K to improve students’ lives

FIU Business alumni donate nearly $600K to improve students’ lives

For Frank Gonzalez and Barbara Pestana Cartaya, investing in FIU College of Business students is an important way to give […]

Deterrence-based audit policies reduce excess costs in health care, study finds

Deterrence-based audit policies reduce excess costs in health care, study finds

Skyrocketing spending and excess costs in the health care industry are reduced by innovative auditing methods that focus on increasing […]

Are managers too busy to be fair? Probably, an FIU Business study reveals

Are managers too busy to be fair? Probably, an FIU Business study reveals

Employees often complain that managers don’t treat them fairly, meet with them, listen to their concerns or update them about […]

Demand for home ownership is falling in major markets, index shows

Demand for home ownership is falling in major markets, index shows

If you’re looking to build wealth, renting a home may be wiser than buying, the new Beracha, Hardin & Johnson […]

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Blockchain: sharing data and breaking with traditional networks

Blockchain: sharing data and breaking with traditional networks

Blockchain as a technology is seeing tremendous innovation and is impacting almost all industries from supply chain to gaming and, […]

Positivity, objectivity are key for online petitions, study reveals

Positivity, objectivity are key for online petitions, study reveals

Whether they support a cause or a candidate, online petitions must have a positive tone in their messages and move […]

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Telecommuting positively impacts job performance, study finds

Telecommuting positively impacts job performance, study finds

Telecommuting contributes to improved job performance for employees in complex jobs, allowing them to benefit from fewer interruptions common in […]

Got my first job! Working as a business analyst

Got my first job! Working as a business analyst

In this series, recent grads share their journey to landing that first job out of college. After years of studying […]

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Housing market is healthy in South Florida

Housing market is healthy in South Florida

Despite marked fluctuations and some ominous signs, the housing market in Miami-Dade and Broward counties appeared relatively healthy during the […]

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New blog offers savvy business tips to entrepreneurs

New blog offers savvy business tips to entrepreneurs

Why is the least-sexy aspect of business savvy also the key to business health? How can you avoid the trap […]

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Business class sets students on the road to a happier life

Business class sets students on the road to a happier life

While most professors care about their students’ well being, it’s the rare faculty member who decides to make increasing students’ […]

Buyer’s market slowly making gains in Miami, index shows

Buyer’s market slowly making gains in Miami, index shows

Miami, one of the hottest real estate markets in the United States, is moving slowly back into home-ownership territory — […]

FIU think tank works with FedEx to meet data challenge

FIU think tank works with FedEx to meet data challenge

As volumes of information are produced in the course of business every day, understanding patterns and trends behind data is […]

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Assisting small business owners in the Florida Keys

Assisting small business owners in the Florida Keys

The Florida SBDC at FIU, the small business development center within the FIU College of Business, has expanded its partnership […]