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The Psychology of Private Label Grocery Brands

Store brands are no longer merely a cheap, no-frills option for consumers trying to stretch a dollar. Retailers are increasingly using private-label brands to capture every segment of the market and pressure the national brands into better prices.

Insurance Industry Braces for Driverless Cars

As automakers increase production of self-driving cars in the next few years, the auto insurance industry will undergo a significant shift. Experts say insurance companies need to prepare for this change or risk losing millions or billions in insurance premium revenue as self-driving vehicles cause drastic drops in crashes and premiums.

MBA@Syracuse Named No. 11 Globally by Financial Times

MBA@Syracuse was ranked No. 11 worldwide and No. 7 in the nation in the Financial Times’ 2018 ranking of online MBA programs. The competitive program allows students from anywhere in the world to take part in the highly regarded Whitman MBA coursework — without having to relocate or put their careers on hold.

The Unforgettable Experience of an International Residency in Dubai

Professor Todd Moss shares his experience traveling to Dubai with students for a residency and intensive elective. Students learned about the new energy economy and sustainable entrepreneurship, and explored the commercial center of the UAE with visits to real estate, consulting and government organizations.

From Awareness to Action: Cybersecurity Strategy for Small Businesses

Big spends on cybersecurity infrastructure and personnel are often unrealistic for small businesses. With the seriousness of cybersecurity risks, however, small business owners must identify their unique vulnerabilities and implement a lean, effective threat prevention framework.

Whitman Program Named “National Model Entrepreneurship Program”

Whitman’s Entrepreneurship and Emerging Enterprises (EEE) program was recently named the National Model Program by the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship. The award “recognizes colleges and universities that provide comprehensive, bold, high quality educational programs that train future generations of entrepreneurs, as well as the comprehensiveness of a curricular program.”