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The “Shelf Life” of Sustainable Competitive Advantage
The “Shelf Life” of Sustainable Competitive Advantage

What are we to do to avoid becoming part of the “Corporate Graveyard” of America? The question becomes to disrupt or be disrupted.

Written by Jackie KimzeyMarch 31
The Who, What, How and Why of Internal Controls
The Who, What, How and Why of Internal Controls

Who's involved with the internal control system? EVERYONE. John Barden will tell you why.

Written by John BardenFebruary 28
Super Bowl Ad Trends to Expect this Year
Super Bowl Ad Trends to Expect this Year

On Super Bowl Sunday, whether the game’s a good one or a great one, make sure you you don’t miss the real game within the game — the commercials. Prof. Biswas gives us a sneak peek of what Super Bowl ad trends to expect this year.

Written by Abhi BiswasFebruary 3
The Difference Between ITM and Business Analytics
The Difference Between ITM and Business Analytics

What is the difference between ITM and business analytics, and which one should I choose? Director of MS Business Analytics, Kashif Saeed answers your burning question.

Written by Kashif SaeedNovember 4
The Startup Journey: Phase 4
The Startup Journey: Phase 4

What’s the final phase of the entrepreneurial startup journey? Let's end with phase four – the innovative mindset!

Written by Jeremy VickersOctober 31
The Startup Journey: Phase 3
The Startup Journey: Phase 3

What’s the next phase of the entrepreneurial startup journey? Let's keep going with phase three – the launch to growth!

Written by Jeremy VickersOctober 21
The Startup Journey – Phase 2
The Startup Journey – Phase 2

What’s the next phase of the entrepreneurial startup journey? Let's keep going with phase two – the idea to launch!

Written by Jeremy VickersOctober 13
The Startup Journey – Phase 1
The Startup Journey – Phase 1

What are the phases of the entrepreneurial startup journey? Let's start with phase one – theoretical development!

Written by Jeremy VickersOctober 7
Leading Change in the American Healthcare System
Leading Change in the American Healthcare System

One of the biggest challenges in the healthcare system is leading with effective change. In response, the Jindal School has taken on the challenge and launched a new master's degree program for healthcare professionals seeking additional education.

Written by Keith ThurgoodSeptember 27
Why You Should Meet Your Professors This Semester
Why You Should Meet Your Professors This Semester

For the most part, I am always impressed with the students who take a moment to reach out and introduce themselves at the start of a new semester. Here's why you should take the time to meet with your professors this semester.

Written by Howard DoverSeptember 22
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility — The Launch Continued
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility — The Launch Continued

Jeremy Vickers continues to give business launch tips with part five in this blog series: Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility.

Written by Jeremy VickersJuly 21
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility — The Launch
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility — The Launch

Jeremy Vickers continues to give tips on taking the big leap into starting a business with part four of Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility blog series.

Written by Jeremy VickersJuly 6
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility – Business Legal Structures
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility – Business Legal Structures

Jeremy Vickers continues his words of wisdom with part three of Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility, giving tips on taking the big leap into starting a business.

Written by Jeremy VickersJune 16
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility – Part 2
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility – Part 2

Jeremy Vickers continues his words of wisdom with part two of Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility, with tips on taking the big leap into starting a business.

Written by Jeremy VickersJune 8
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility

Executive Director of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Jeremy Vickers, has put together a list of steps to go through before starting a business. Let's start with the first four steps!

Written by Jeremy VickersMay 19
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 3 — Issues in Ownership
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 3 — Issues in Ownership

This concludes Jeremy Vicker's three part series on Intellectual Property basics. Use these nuggets of knowledge to help you pour through an IP strategy at your organization.

Written by Jeremy VickersMay 3
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 2 — Copyrights, Trademarks and Trade Secrets
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 2 — Copyrights, Trademarks and Trade Secrets

What is a trade secret and does it differ from a patent? The Director of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Jeremy Vickers, gives the rundown from his experience working with startups, patent attorneys and university technology transfer offices.

Written by Jeremy VickersApril 21
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 1 — Patent Basics
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 1 — Patent Basics

Are patents necessary to protect intellectual property? The Director of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Jeremy Vickers, gives the rundown from his experience working with startups, patent attorneys and university technology transfer offices.

Written by Jeremy VickersApril 19
You Get What You Pay For
You Get What You Pay For

When you cut budget corners expecting to get the best, you get what you pay for. Dr. Howard Dover explains one of the seven deadly sins of sales organizations so that you won't fall into the trap.

Written by Howard DoverMarch 9
The Role of UT Dallas in the Innovation Ecosystem
The Role of UT Dallas in the Innovation Ecosystem

The innovation and entrepreneurship programs at JSOM show through metrics that UT Dallas is on the verge of gaining recognition as a respected research-focused university. What does it take to achieve this goal within the innovation ecosystem?

Written by Jeremy VickersJanuary 28
Three Lessons I’ve Learned From Toastmasters
Three Lessons I’ve Learned From Toastmasters

While some people clamor for an audience, others downright fear it. Read about the lessons Caryn Berardi learned from the University Toastmasters club, a public speaking organization on UT Dallas campus.

Written by Caryn BerardiJanuary 25
Entrepreneurship Classes Help Launch Startups
Entrepreneurship Classes Help Launch Startups

When many people think of entrepreneurs, they think of Zuckerberg, Gates or Jobs — who all dropped out. What many don’t consider is that entrepreneurs who've taken entrepreneurship courses run thousands of successful small and medium-size businesses.

Written by Jeremy VickersJanuary 15
Espresso with Dr. John F. McCracken Part 2
Espresso with Dr. John F. McCracken Part 2

Here we are, back again with the concluding part of this edition of Espresso with Dr. McCracken!

Written by Devi Priya KaruppiahDecember 18
Espresso with Dr. John F. McCracken - Part 1
Espresso with Dr. John F. McCracken - Part 1

Dr. John F. McCracken, executive director of JSOM’s Alliance for Medical Management Education programs, has a very interesting personality, a man of many interests and many talents. What exactly are they? Don’t ask us. Read on!

Written by Devi Priya KaruppiahDecember 9
Espresso with Monica Powell - Part 2
Espresso with Monica Powell - Part 2

As promised, we now bring you the intense finale of this interview, may the force be with you as you enjoy reading this interview with Dr. Powell!

Written by Devi Priya KaruppiahDecember 2
JSOM Faculty Member Earns Accounting Educator of the Year Award
JSOM Faculty Member Earns Accounting Educator of the Year Award

Faculty member Kathy Zolton has won the TSCPA Outstanding Accounting Educator of the Year Award for her creative teaching, contributions to the accounting curriculum and outstanding volunteer service to low-income taxpayers across Dallas.

Written by Kris ImherrNovember 16
The Whistleblower’s Word: An Interview with Richard Bowen
The Whistleblower’s Word: An Interview with Richard Bowen

There's much more to being a whistleblower than newspaper headlines and infamy. Read on to learn how Accounting Professor, Richard Bowen, became a whistleblower without even knowing it.

Written by Kelcey PiperNovember 6
Espresso with Monica Powell - Part 1
Espresso with Monica Powell - Part 1

Who is Monica Powell, you may ask? There's more to her than just being the Senior Associate Dean. Read on to learn about her quirky side!

Written by Devi Priya KaruppiahNovember 4
Decade Award Honors Scholarly Influence of Prof’s Research
Decade Award Honors Scholarly Influence of Prof’s Research

Professor Eric W. K. Tsang has accrued an impressive number of awards for his research. Read about his latest award from the Academy of Management for his paper "Social Capital, Networks and Knowledge Transfer."

Written by Kris ImherrSeptember 24
Accounting Prof Earns Outstanding Paper Award
Accounting Prof Earns Outstanding Paper Award

JSOM Accounting professor John Gamino earned an Outstanding Paper Award from the American Taxation Association. Find out more about this prestigious honor in our latest blog post.

Written by Kris ImherrSeptember 4
Information Systems Prof Wins Best Paper Award
Information Systems Prof Wins Best Paper Award

Jianqing Chen, associate professor of information systems, won the best paper award from the Ninth China Summer Workshop on Information Management (CSWIM), held in Hefei in June. Read more about his paper topic here.

Written by Kris ImherrAugust 27
Ten Things That Drive Your Professor Crazy
Ten Things That Drive Your Professor Crazy

Believe it or not, professors are people, too! Don't dampen your professors' spirit by doing these ten pet peeves in class.

Written by Diane McNultyAugust 24

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