Growing Opportunity for Women in Finance

May 23, 2017 by Lerner “In recent years, the number of Fortune 500 women CEOs has been stuck at below 5 percent. Women hold only around 16 percent of Fortune 500 board member positions, and…
How Lerner’s M.S. Hospitality Business Management students get involved in the Marriott Center for Tourism & Hospitality

May 16, 2017 by Lerner On North Campus, nestled in between upperclassmen dormitory housing and flat lots full of student cars, UD’s Courtyard Marriott serves as learning space for hospitality business management students as well…
How Robin Karol-Eng’s industry expertise makes her a resource for students

May 9, 2017 by Lerner As both the former director of innovation processes at DuPont and the former CEO of the Product Development Management Association (PDMA), Robin Karol-Eng’s extensive industry expertise makes…
Financial Services Analytics Ph.D. Research Spotlight

May 2, 2017 by Lerner Understanding the unique and broad challenges of big data is complex, but Ph.D. students and faculty at the Lerner College of Business and Economics are attempting to find the answer…
How can the hospitality industry accurately measure customer satisfaction?

April 25, 2017 by Lerner Any time you stay in a nice hotel, a constant across the hospitality industry is that the staff will provide good customer service to make sure you enjoy…
Specialized training for healthcare organizations in demand

April 18, 2017 by Lerner Graphic by Politico reporter Dan Diamond According to Time Magazine, the healthcare industry is on pace to become the nation’s largest job sector. And as the healthcare…
Globalizing the boardroom

April 11, 2017 by Lerner As the world becomes more globally interconnected, companies may wonder whether their boardrooms should become more global as well. Recent research from Fei Xie, associate professor of finance for…
Hen Hatch, Delaware’s premier startup funding competition

April 4, 2017 by Lerner The University of Delaware’s Hen Hatch provides opportunities for UD students, faculty, staff and alumni to showcase their creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship. Three teams from each track –…
What can I do with a master’s degree in hospitality management?

March 21, 2017 by Lerner If you are interested in entering the hospitality field, you may find yourself asking, “What jobs can I get with a hospitality degree?” According to Sheryl…
Opportunity Pointing Up for Anyone Considering an MBA

March 16, 2017 by Lerner When both the Delaware and US economies fell off a cliff following the global financial crisis of 2008, it took a great act of faith to pursue an MBA —…