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Moorman presents research at Academy of Business Research Conference

The Frank S. Holt, Jr. Professor of Business Leadership presented a paper about the relationship between leader integrity and trust.

Elon MBA holds sixth annual case competition

MBA students demonstrate acquired knowledge and skill in internal case competition for regional company.

Elon alum, MBA candidate honored as one of the '40 Under Forty'

Reed LaPlante '03 was recently recognized as a young leader by the Triad Business Journal for his professional, personal and community accomplishments. 

Elon MBA students experience business and culture of Ho Chi Minh City and Bangkok

Students connected with businesses in Vietnam and Thailand, engaging in compelling discussions about emerging economies and the interaction of business and government.

Valle publishes in Career Development International

The article explores the mechanisms underlying prevention-focus and promotion-focus, two distinct dimensions of regulatory focus undertaken to fulfill different goals.

Elon to honor Louis DeJoy for entrepreneurial leadership

The former CEO of New Breed Logistics will be presented with the Elon University Medal for Entrepreneurial Leadership on March 1 at 5 p.m. in the LaRose Digital Theatre.

Ajjan discusses artificial intelligence at the DSA Marketing and Communications Conference

Associate Professor Haya Ajjan shared how organizations are using artificial intelligence to make their brand experience more personalized and predictive.

Ajjan presents on Elon organizational analytics graduate curriculum at Dublin symposium

Associate Professor Haya Ajjan discussed the Elon MBA and M.S. in Management organizational analytics concentration during the 2016 Pre-ICIS SIGDSA/IFIP WG8.3 Symposium: Innovations in Data Analytics.

Elon students, state leaders discuss North Carolina’s global engagement

The students reviewed data patterns and trends presented in the N.C. Global Engagement Snapshot at a recent N.C. Coalition for Global Competitiveness meeting.

CPAs obtain continuing professional education at Elon seminar

The one-day seminar covered new developments in accounting, auditing and tax, as well as ethics, the economy and leadership branding.

Valle publishes in Journal of Managerial Psychology

The article explores the phenomenon of surface acting as a mediator between personality and work-related outcomes.

Sigma Iota Epsilon initiates new members

The Elon chapter of the honorary and professional business fraternity recognized 26 new members for their scholastic excellence in management.

Management professor presents paper at Southern Management Association conference

Research co-authored by Professor Matthew Valle investigates the relationship between individual perceptions of negative organizational environments on moral disengagement and subsequent outcomes.

Management professor publishes journal article

The article reviews conceptions of research legitimacy and impact as manifestations of the strategic intent of business schools.

Love School of Business professor co-authors article in Oxford Handbook

Robert Moorman, Frank S. Holt Jr. Professor of Business Leadership, examines how contemporary treatments of trust enhance people’s understanding of how trust and Organizational Citizenship Behavior performance interrelate. 

Love School of Business professors present at Academy of Management meeting

Brian Lyons, Robert Moorman, Elena Kennedy, Rosey Bao and Sean McMahon shared their scholarship during the association’s annual meeting.

Professor’s paper published in Marketing Management Journal

Research co-authored by Alisha Horky, assistant professor of marketing, examines both annoying marketing and creepy marketing from a consumer’s perspective.

Alisha Horky co-authors article in Journal of Research in Interactive Marketing

The assistant professor of marketing and her co-author examine the Facebook “Like" from a product and service perspective.

Haya Ajjan presents at Retail Technology Conference

The associate professor’s session focused on the value of collecting data for the purpose of recognizing patterns in the retail and point-of-service business.

Timothy Norvell and Alisha Horky publish paper in Journal of Revenue and Pricing Management

The assistant professors of marketing present a framework and model to evaluate the impact of promotions on company revenue and profit.

Mike Griffin G'16 receives Richard H. Behrman Award

The award is presented to the most outstanding Elon MBA student in the Class of 2016.

DeMaio to graduates: ‘You have the opportunity to reshape business’

DonnaLee DeMaio, president and CEO of United Guaranty, delivered the keynote address to the 41 students in the Love School of Business who received master’s degrees in business administration and management on May 20.

Alisha Horky’s paper published in Journal of Business Research

Research co-authored by the assistant professor of marketing examines the situational influences on customers’ self-service technology decisions.

Poulson, Weller earn NCACPA Outstanding Conference Speaker award

The North Carolina Association of CPAs recognized accounting professors Linda Poulson and Paula Weller for their presentation, “Improving Student Writing Skills in Accounting.”

Beta Gamma Sigma welcomes 47 new members

Top business students were inducted into Elon’s international honor society serving business programs accredited by AACSB International.

Matthew Valle publishes article in Journal of Applied Management and Entrepreneurship

The study examined the effects of promotion focus and prevention focus on work engagement.

Love School of Business organizes Business Analytics Conference

Participants learned from industry experts how to turn business analytics into profitable insights.

Love School of Business celebrates student & faculty achievements

An annual awards program held April 21 recognized the academic success and service of those involved with the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business. 

Brian Lyons’ research cited on

The associate professor’s work on off-duty deviance was recently cited in an article on predicting arrest rates of NFL draft picks.

Kevin O’Mara presents on social entrepreneurship panel

The professor of management served as a panelist in a discussion on fostering change-making leaders on campuses.

Larry Garber featured in Folio by Tealeaves article

The associate professor of marketing shared his insights on the effects of color preferences among consumers in modern society.

Haya Ajjan’s paper published in business journal

Research co-authored by the assistant professor of management information systems examines social media use by women entrepreneurs in Egypt and was published in International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business.


Valle and colleagues present three papers at international conferences

Matthew Valle, the Martha and Spencer Love Professor of Business and Professor of Management, has presented research at three international business/management conferences.

Matt Valle publishes article on political skill

The professor of management and co-authors found that the political skill dimension of perceived insincerity influences managerial ratings of performance and promotability.

Valle, O'Mara publish article in Journal of the Academy of Business Education

The professors of management describe a classroom exercise to explore and teach the fundamentals of adaptive project management.

Kevin O’Mara receives Best Paper Award from Academy of Business Research

The professor of management received honors during the society’s spring conference.

Elon Law and MBA students engage Shanghai and Hong Kong

Elon Law and MBA students met with top business and law leaders in China through a collaborative international business course.

Elon's chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma receives 'high honors' status

The international honor society serving business programs accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business reserves the designation for college campuses "where academic excellence is valued."  

Sigma Iota Epsilon initiates new members

Elon’s chapter of the management fraternal organization welcomed 27 members earlier this month.

Elon’s MBA program earns top-20 national ranking from Bloomberg Businessweek

The new ranking places Elon #17 among the nation’s 74 best part-time MBA programs.

Elon MBA named nation's #1 "best administered" program

The Princeton Review gives top marks to the MBA program of Elon's Martha and Spencer Love School of Business.

Diane Horton to serve as program and outreach coordinator for Elon MBA in RTP, MSM programs

Horton will provide administrative assistance for the graduate programs.

Brooke Buffington to support business students’ professional development

As the new associate director of career services for the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business, Buffington will guide students in their career exploration process.

Paula Weller places second in National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution writing contest

The senior lecturer in accounting was honored for her original narrative on Colonel Arthur Forbis.

Kevin O’Mara to serve on Academy of Business Education Board of Directors

The professor of management will help guide the multidisciplinary association over the next three years.

Coleman Rich speaks with High Point Enterprise on gas prices

The senior lecturer in operations and supply chain management was quoted in the High Point, N.C. newspaper about variations in local gas prices.

Advice to MBA grads dished out 'Disney style'

From Pocahontas to Eeyore, life lessons derived from some of The Walt Disney Company’s most popular characters highlighted a Friday Commencement address by Duke Regional Hospital President Kathleen Galbraith to the newest graduates of Elon’s MBA program.

Love School of Business hosts Business Analytics Conference

Business managers and professionals in the local community attended the March conference to learn about the latest analytics trends and applications available to support companies.

Casey DiRienzo, Tina Das publish article in International Journal of Cross Cultural Management

The professors’ research explores the effects that corruption and diversity have on innovation across countries.

Amy Moorman presents case study at Southeast Case Research Association conference

The senior lecturer in business law presented her case study on human resource management dilemmas in a professional office setting.