2016 Press Releases

The Keys To Effective Succesion In Family Business

July 10, 2015
"Family businesses and their leaders are the ultimate entrepreneurs. They must continually innovate to grow and pass on a thriving business from one generation to the next. Our survey demonstrates how this entrepreneurial thinking across generations results in business success and strong family ties." ~Carrie Hall, EY Americas Family Business Leader

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July 10, 2015
A widespread perception that interest rates may rise later this year may be false, an economist told Benzinga.

Qihoo, Alibaba-Backed Momo Tested By China Crash

July 8, 2015

Southeast manufacturing heats up after a lethargic spring

July 6, 2015
June sees 2.7-point increase based on pickups in new orders and production.

Georgia manufacturing rebounds after a three-month slide

July 1, 2015
June new orders and production bounce back following a sharp decline in May.

Family Business Is a Competitive Advantage

May 7, 2015
Being a family business can be a source of competitive advantage -- provided you're proud of being a family business. I have long held this belief, but until recently lacked the hard data to validate it.

Hot Seat: Kennesaw State University's Coles College of Business

June 29, 2015
A dynamic trio at KSU'S Coles College of Business is doing impressive work blending academia with the business community. The threesome includes Kathy "Kat" Schwaig, Ph.D. (Dean), Richard "Rick" Franza, Ph.D. (Senior Associate Dean) and Michael "Mike" Salvador, Ph.D. (Director of Executive Education Programs).

Cobb's cities seeing more tax revenue, no rate hikes

June 22, 2015
This month, five of Cobb's six cities adopted budgets for the next fiscal year, which begins July 1, and all five are projecting an increase in revenue of at least 3.5 percent for their general operating funds without a tax increase.

Exclusive: This is the type of business most likely to promote women leaders

June 18, 2015
Who says nepotism is a bad thing? Family businesses have better-than-average numbers of women leaders--and everyone is benefiting.

KSU online program earns accolades in U.S. New & World Report's listing

June 19, 2015
The online MBA program at Kennesaw State University's Michael J. Coles College of Business tied for 25th place nationally in the U.S. News & World Report's 2015 "Best Online MBA Programs for Veterans" rankings.

Kennesaw State's online MBA ranked a top pick for Veterans

June 18, 2015
The online MBA program at Kennesaw State University's Michael J. Coles College of Business tied for 25th place nationally in the U.S. News & World Report's 2015 "Best Online MBA Programs for Veterans" rankings.

Do your homework: College savings plans

June 2, 2015
Do your homework: College savings plans

Michael J. Coles College of Business earns international accreditation held by only five percent of B-Schools

February 12, 2015
School of Accountancy also retains prestigious accreditation