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  • Upcoming Events

    Release Date: Mar 27, 2015
    Attend the Ethics Panel Discussion on Tuesday, March 31st and the networking luncheon on April 10th.

  • Hotel Wi-Fi Relatively cheap free publicity

    Release Date: Mar 25, 2015
    In years to come we will look back at hotels that charged for Wi-Fi with a kind of incredulous nostalgia. But how far in the future will that be? So far, only one big hotel chain, Hyatt, has—belatedly—been won over by the idea of free, no-strings-attached access for all its customers.

  • Best EMBA of 2013 by Bloomberg Businessweek

    Release Date: Mar 25, 2015
    FAU EMBA program ranked best in the world in 2013 by Bloomberg Businessweek

  • Graduate Assistantship available for MTX and MAC students!

    Release Date: Mar 19, 2015
    The Graduate Assistant Position in the Office of Student Financial Aid provides hands-on experience verifying tax information and data provided for financial aid. Learn more.

  • Marketing Connections: ADT Securities

    Release Date: Mar 19, 2015
    Ms. Jerri DeVard, Senior VP and CMO for ADT Securities, recently spoke to Marketing students. She leads ADT's marketing efforts across the Residential, Small Business, and Health business units and oversees all strategic, operational, and financial aspects of its integrated marketing programs. ADT is a proud partner with FAU and the Marketing Department!

  • Florida Atlantic University soars in State Rankings

    Release Date: Mar 18, 2015
    FAU has climbed to the middle of a state ranking system as part of the President's "Fastest Improving University" strategic initiative.

  • Marketing Connections

    Release Date: Mar 17, 2015
    Mr. Dannon Monroe, Manager of College & University Relations for City Furniture, Inc. met with the students in two of Dr. Pradeep Korgaonkar’s marketing classes to discuss professional career opportunities at the company. City Furniture is a proud partner with FAU and the Marketing Department!

  • 7 Management Lessons From the Guy Who Saved Continental

    Release Date: Mar 16, 2015
    Gordon Bethune is a character. He’s also one of the most accomplished American business leaders of the past few decades. What did he learn during his decade-long tenure at Continental? We recently had the good fortune to interview Bethune, who talked about his background and the lessons in leadership and management he learned during his time at the airline. Here are seven of those key takeaways, in Bethune’s own words.

  • Upcoming Events at the Career Development Center

    Release Date: Mar 13, 2015
    Whether you received a job offer from recent on-campus interviews or not, the Career Development Center (CDC) has a variety of upcoming events to help jumpstart your professional career. Opportunities include a Broward Career and Internship Fair, a seminar on applying to graduate school, a professional mentor program and summer co-op/internship programs.

  • FAU Business School Recognized by Military Times

    Release Date: Mar 13, 2015
    Florida Atlantic University’s College of Business has been named the top business school in South Florida for veterans by Military Times magazine. It is also a top 50 business school in the country for veteran education, according to the 2015 “Best for Vets” survey. The schools were evaluated in five key categories: university culture, student support, academic quality, academic policies and financial aid.

  • Tourism surging; Broward sets record for hotel occupancy

    Release Date: Mar 12, 2015
    Broward reported record hotel occupancy for the month at 85.9 percent. It was the county's third month in a row with the highest occupancy in the state, said Kim Butler, vice president of marketing communications for the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau.

  • Hospitality Management: Alumni Spotlight - Mohammed Razib

    Release Date: Mar 12, 2015
    Hospitality Management: Alumni Spotlight - Mohammed Razib

  • Hispanics Turn to Internet for Political News but Use is Determined by Several Factors

    Release Date: Mar 12, 2015
    Hispanics are turning to the Internet to get their political news, and more than four out of five younger Hispanics are using social media as their source for news, according to the latest survey conducted by the Florida Atlantic University Business and Economics Polling Initiative (FAU BEPI) in the College of Business.

  • FAU’s Business Plan Competition Gives Entrepreneurs Opportunity to Launch Next Big Idea

    Release Date: Mar 12, 2015
    Like so many entrepreneurs before them, Mathew Hudson and Andrew Stadtlander initially were told their big idea just wouldn’t work. Two years ago, when the two were students at Florida Atlantic University, they looked at their smart phones and thought there should be a way to use them to launch a personal safety application without opening their phone. Everyone they talked to said it was impossible.

  • I Declared Week Events & Activities

    Release Date: Mar 11, 2015
    Explore Majors, Internships & Careers to discover the many academic and professional opportunities afforded to you at FAU and beyond.

  • New FAU Real Estate Index Examines Whether it’s Better to Buy or Rent a Home

    Release Date: Mar 09, 2015
    A new index launched by professors at Florida Atlantic University and Florida International University attempts to answer one of the toughest questions American consumers face: Is it better to rent or buy a home in today’s housing market?

  • It's a good time to buy a house, unless you're an investor, study says (Sun Sentinel)

    Release Date: Mar 09, 2015
    Athough home prices are rising across South Florida, buying still makes sense for consumers, according to a study released Monday by three professors at Florida Atlantic and Florida International universities.

  • Stop Schmoozing: 5 Ways to Build Authentic Professional Relationships

    Release Date: Mar 06, 2015
    Throughout your college career, you will likely be warned that “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know,” or that “Your degree will only get you so far.” To get hired, the new generation of graduates must possess interpersonal and communication skills beyond what is learned in the classroom. The first step to receiving an interview and being aware of job opportunities is often through connections. Use these tips to help you “work the room” and create connections at networking events.

  • Hospitality Management: Alumni Spotlight – David Viteri

    Release Date: Mar 06, 2015
    David graduated in 2008 with degrees in International Business and Hospitality Management. As a hospitality digital marketing executive, David has held positions with Cendyn, Seminole Tribe of Florida and the Boca Raton Resort & Club. Now an entrepreneur with his own business, Mr. Viteri handles clients from multiple hospitality segments.

  • Hospitality Management: Florida’s #1 Private Employer

    Release Date: Mar 05, 2015
    Hospitality Management: Florida’s #1 Private Employer

  • Information Session for Hospitality Management

    Release Date: Mar 05, 2015
    Come explore FAU’s fastest growing major! Hospitality is the #1 private employer in the state of Florida. Career paths in hospitality include: event planning, hotels/resorts, cruise lines, casinos, restaurants, theme parks and more!

  • Forbes CMO Interview: Loews Hotels & Resorts Bruce Himelstein

    Release Date: Mar 03, 2015
    CMO on hospitality marketing challenges, social media's role, and keeping up with evolving consumer needs.

  • U.S. hotels led way with 5% rate increase in 2014

    Release Date: Mar 03, 2015
    The U.S. had the biggest increase in hotel prices worldwide in 2014, according to Hotels.com. The U.S. average daily rate (ADR) was $137 per night last year, a 5% increase. That followed a 3% growth rate in 2013.

  • Thevenot earns Scholar of the Year

    Release Date: Mar 02, 2015
    Dr. Maya Thevenot has been named the College of Business Assistant Professor Scholar of the Year for 2015.  Dr. Thevenot’s scholarly publications can be found in leading refereed journals including the Journal of Accounting and Economics, Contemporary Accounting Research, and the International Journal of Forecasting.

  • Dr. Maya Thevenot named 2015 Scholar of the Year!

    Release Date: Feb 26, 2015
    Dr. Maya Thevenot has been named the College of Business Assistant Professor Scholar of the Year for 2015.

  • Digital Marketing Engagement

    Release Date: Feb 24, 2015
    The Marketing Department at the FAU College of Business engages its former marketing students with current marketing students!  Daniel Fernandez (2009), Director of Strategy + Development Cendyne/ONE, David Viteri (2008), Viteri Global Marketing, and Matt Crowley, Senior Manager of Optimized Services, More Visibility, recently spoke to our marketing students about job opportunities in the field of Digital Marketing.

  • Florida Welcomed Record Number of Visitors in 2014

    Release Date: Feb 24, 2015
    A record 97.3 million people visited Florida in 2014, an increase of 3.9 percent over 2013, Florida Gov. Rick Scott announced last week, citing new data from VISIT FLORIDA, the state's tourism marketing corporation.

  • Career Paths of a Hospitality Management Student

    Release Date: Feb 24, 2015
    Whether you are just getting ready to graduate from high school, or you are looking at a career change, hospitality management may be a career path to consider. Getting a college degree in hospitality management gives you the skills needed to prepare you for the wide open field of hospitality. Once you have graduated, you can take several paths to apply your degree.

  • Florida's homeownership rate down over past 10 years (Sun Sentinel)

    Release Date: Feb 24, 2015
    The homeownership rate in Florida has declined steadily over the past decade, a sign that the housing collapse made more people gun-shy about buying.

  • Secure your Job Offer with these Interviewing Tips!

    Release Date: Feb 20, 2015
    After attending the Career Fair, you may find yourself with an interview, if not multiple. Successful interviews require practice and preparation. This can be a nerve-racking experience, so here are a few tips to convert your interview into a job offer.

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