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…
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…
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…
The Internet of Things: Interview with an Expert

March 7, 2017 by Lerner You’ve heard the term before: The Internet of Things (IoT). But what does this buzzword really mean? And what are the ramifications of the IoT on the business world? In…
Darkness and Light: How CEO leadership can alter the fate of a once-proud corporate giant

March 2, 2017 by Lerner When a 125-year old commercial icon like Kodak — one of America’s most ubiquitous brands — began selling off patents as part of a plan to emerge from bankruptcy in…
MBA Course Spotlight: Data Mining for Business Analytics

January 24, 2017 by Lerner The University of Delaware’s Lerner College of Business and Economics will offer a new course MISY631, “Data Mining for Business Analytics,” this spring 2017 semester. “Data Mining for Business Analytics”…
Has the fragility of the US equity market increased over the past few decades?

January 18, 2017 by Lerner According to Xiaoxia Lou, a finance professor at UD’s Lerner College of Business and Economics, the fragility of the U.S. equity market has increased over the…
Kyle Emich studies how gender bias keeps women looking up at the glass ceiling

October 18, 2016 by Lerner The United States Military Academy began hosting the Sandhurst International Regimental Skills Competition in 1967, nine years before the first female cadets arrived on campus in 1976 and a lifetime…
A networked business faculty for a changing business world

October 4, 2016 by Lerner Adam Fleischhacker, Lerner associate professor of operations management, like many emerging academics works hard at crafting a complex identity: part scholar, industry consultant, teacher, and subject matter expert.