In July, MBA@Syracuse students traveled to Dublin to learn about Ireland’s business culture, traditions, and consumers. We connected with Francisco Ventura, Jr., who joined the program in April 2015 and currently works in finance as an anti-money laundering compliance officer, to gain an inside perspective of the residency experience.
Did you know people save more when they're saving toward a goal? Knowing why you’re saving—as well as the timeframe in which you need to do it—are key to making sure that you stay on track to achieve your savings goals.
Coffee perks up many sleepy-headed Americans each morning, but too few are sufficiently roused to investigate the economic struggles of those who grow and harvest it. Some growers receive less than $1 for a pound of green (unroasted) coffee that may cost $20 a bag roasted and generate $150 at a coffee bar.
Service members put their lives on the line for our country and our freedoms. While we appreciate everything they do for us every day, Memorial Day gives us a chance to remember their sacrifices and express our thanks. Businesses too have a unique opportunity to do something special for service members, and many of them do so year-round. Supporting our troops is not just the right thing to do; it’s good for business.
In April, the MBA@Syracuse residency took place on campus in Syracuse, New York. We caught up with AJ Rodriguez, a current student in the Syracuse MBA program, to get an inside perspective on the residency experience.
Coupons are an inexpensive way to attract new customers and reward existing ones. In fact, 85 percent of consumers look for coupons prior to visiting a retailer, and more than 72 percent actually use them.