Posts tagged with: "College of Business"

Was Elon Musk’s tweet about taking Tesla private legal?

Was Elon Musk’s tweet about taking Tesla private legal?

Tesla CEO Elon Musk stunned Wall Street on Aug. 7  by tweeting that he planned to take the $61 billion […]

Finance professor reveals best time to invest in hedge funds

Finance professor reveals best time to invest in hedge funds

The best time to allocate money to hedge funds is beginning in the third quarter – and it’s best to […]

Helping downtown businesses grow

Helping downtown businesses grow

Downtown Miami has traditionally been Miami’s entrepreneurial hub, dating back to the days of Henry Flagler’s Royal Palm Hotel in […]

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New accounting program prepares students for rise of analytics

New accounting program prepares students for rise of analytics

Accounting is changing, and no one knows that better than the firms that court FIU College of Business graduates. They […]

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Grad students selected for prestigious Gates Foundation internships

Grad students selected for prestigious Gates Foundation internships

Marsha Francois was thrilled when she got the news. “I was definitely excited,” said Francois, a first-year graduate student in […]

Study finds small businesses employ most workers in Miami-Dade County

Study finds small businesses employ most workers in Miami-Dade County

More than 82,000 small businesses employ 53.3 percent of Miami-Dade County’s workforce, according to a new study commissioned by the […]

From homelessness to independence: how 50 mattresses changed 50 lives

From homelessness to independence: how 50 mattresses changed 50 lives

The statistics are startling. In Miami-Dade County alone, more than 4,000 children are living in shelters, on the street, in […]

Supporting economic development, women’s empowerment in India

Supporting economic development, women’s empowerment in India

IBHS student Cindy Makita and local women They left for Spring Break with suitcases stuffed with kids’ clothing, notebooks and […]

Donations to First Generation Scholarship Program now matched 2-for-1 by state

Donations to First Generation Scholarship Program now matched 2-for-1 by state

International business senior Alberto Garcia Marrero hopes to go to law school after graduating. To get there, the Honors College […]

FIU, BMI Financial partner to create unique job opportunities for business students

FIU, BMI Financial partner to create unique job opportunities for business students

BMI Financial Group, Inc. (BMI) has partnered with FIU to develop two unique programs that will provide support and hands-on […]

5 questions with the dean of business

5 questions with the dean of business

Joanne Li first came to the United States from Hong Kong as an international student. She earned an undergraduate degree […]

Florida brain gain: FIU is ensuring that Sunshine State employers find the talent they need in new graduates

Florida brain gain: FIU is ensuring that Sunshine State employers find the talent they need in new graduates

Brian Castillo is the kind of young professional Florida Gov. Rick Scott wants to see more of. With a BS […]

FIU a major presence at eMerge Americas

FIU a major presence at eMerge Americas

FIU came on like gangbusters this week at eMerge Americas, the international tech conference that annually gathers thousands of movers […]

Scholarship recipients meet their benefactors for breakfast

Scholarship recipients meet their benefactors for breakfast

When longtime professor of architecture Nicolas Quintana passed away in 2011, his wife, Isabel Quintana, knew she must do something […]

Professor’s real estate research recognized with top award

Professor’s real estate research recognized with top award

William Hardin, director of FIU Business’ Hollo School of Real Estate, has been awarded the David Ricardo Medal, the highest […]