2016 Press Releases

Viewpoint: It's the Chinese economy and not the Chinese market that should worry us

August 6, 2015

State schools fuel future startups

August 4, 2015

Manufacturing rebounds after 3-month slide

July 16, 2015
Georgia manufacturing recovered from a three-month slump with a 6.5-point increase to 61.3, which is 2.3 points above its six-month average, according to the Purchasing Managers Index released on July 1 by Kennesaw State University's Econometric Center in the Michael J. Coles College of Business.

Southeast manufacturng rises; Mississippi's drops

July 16, 2015
Southeast manufacturing activity improved in June after three consecutive months of decline, according to the Southeast's Purchasing Managers Index report released Monday by Kennesaw State University's Econometric Center in the Michael J. Coles College of Business.

KSU's online MBA ranked a top pick for veterans

July 16, 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.

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

July 14, 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. Read more: The Marietta Daily Journal - KSU online program earns accolades in U S New World Report s listing

Milliarden dank Denunzianten (Billion thanks to informers)

July 13, 2015
Whistleblowing ist in den Vereinigten Staaten ein Geschäftsmodell. Der Staat, Anwälte und die Anschwärzer selbst verdienen damit Unsummen. Das zeigt der Fall Bradley Birkenfeld. Und das zeigt die enorme Zunahme der Einnahmen durch solche Fälle.

Wilbur Ross: Man over-board?

July 13, 2015
Late last year private equity billionaire Wilbur L. Ross Jr. - best known for restructuring failed companies in the steel industry and other sectors -- was elected as vice chairman of the Bank of Cyprus.

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).