Long gone are the days when companies proceeded without concern for the environmental impact of their operations. Firms now think in terms of a “triple bottom line” of economic, social,... Read More

Wednesday, November 20, 2013Nicholas Center BlogNicholas Center Welcomed Johnson Controls to Current Topicsby: Eric Vanderpoel

As Johnson Controls Inc. (JCI) scours the planet for opportunities to grow its $40 billion business, its need for competitive MBA talent grows too. On November 8, 2013, JCI Representatives met with... Read More

Thursday, November 14, 2013Nicholas Center BlogIdealistic Slogans Work to Motivate Employees…Sometimesby: Tyler Thomas

Many corporations use slogans in both external and internal communications to articulate company goals and values. In my research, I explore how psychology enters into the corporate world. I was... Read More

Thursday, November 7, 2013Nicholas Center BlogMBA Veterans Career Conference - Chicagoby: Rob Brothers

MBA candidates gathered in Chicago for the MBA Veterans Career Conference. The conference included presentations from veterans of the armed services who are now executives at companies such as Google,... Read More