Vanderbilt Business

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    Future Partners: Owen School supporters commit more than $13 million toward Management Hall renovation and expansion

    A group of prominent Vanderbilt University alumni and supporters has committed more than $13 million toward an extensive renovation and expansion of Management Hall at Owen Graduate School of Management. Read More

    Jun. 23, 2020

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    Vanderbilt mourns death of Owen Professor Gary D. Scudder

    Gary Scudder, the James A. Speyer Professor of Production Management at Vanderbilt's Owen Graduate School of Management, has died at the age of 65. Read More

    Jun. 15, 2018

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    Sensible Shoes

    For nearly 30 years now, Vanderbilt has enriched my life immeasurably. I am retiring this spring—in the same year that Vanderbilt Magazine celebrates its first 100 years of publication. Read More

    Mar. 23, 2015

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    Vanderbilt publications, engagement series recognized by CASE

    Three publications produced by Vanderbilt University News and Communications and an engagement event series sponsored by Vanderbilt’s Development and Alumni Relations division have received top awards in the 2015 CASE District III competition. Read More

    Feb. 19, 2015

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    Wherever the Next Road May Lead: After the Boston Marathon bombings, an Owen alumnus moves forward

    What would you do if you were out with your family one day and suddenly you found yourself in the middle of a personal horror and an international news story? Where would you be, physically and reflectively, nine months later? Kevin White, MBA’10, can tell you. Read More

    Jan. 9, 2014

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    Vanderbilt Business: A matter of life and death

    Ensuring patient safety in today's medical environment requires a fundamental shift in today’s health care organizations, says Ranga Ramanujam. Read More

    Sep. 11, 2013

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    Business-driven

    Nelson Andrews III, BA’89, EMBA’95, grew up around the automobile business, but he didn’t see himself making it his career. Read More

    Jul. 10, 2013

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    Owen School’s Bradford reflects on tenure as dean

    After nine years as dean of the Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management, Jim Bradford is stepping down from his position at the end of the academic year in June. Bradford recently discussed some of the highlights of his time as dean with "Vanderbilt Business" magazine. Read More

    Jun. 21, 2013

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    Global Element

    Tim Murray, EMBA’03, proves his mettle at Aluminium Bahrain You never know where a blind ad will lead you. It led Tim Murray from Knoxville, Tenn., to the Kingdom of Bahrain in the Middle East. Murray is CEO of Aluminium Bahrain (Alba), one of the world’s top 10 aluminium producers. Read More

    Jun. 17, 2013

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    Vanderbilt Business: Q&A with financial markets expert Hans Stoll

    In May 2012 Vanderbilt’s Financial Markets Research Center hosted its 25th annual spring conference. In honor of the anniversary, Professor Hans Stoll shared some thoughts with Vanderbilt Business about the FMRC’s past quarter century and where it goes from here. Read More

    Feb. 11, 2013

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    Why customer loyalty doesn’t always pay

    New research by Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management professor Bruce Cooil and his coauthors finds that for all the attention companies pay to achieving high satisfaction levels among their customers, what matters most is how well a company ranks in comparison to rivals. No matter how much a customer likes a company or product, if they don’t like it more than the competition, they don’t always put their money where their mouth is. Read More

    Oct. 17, 2011