Archive for December, 2010

What’s the Real Value of Groupon?

In the wake of Groupon’s rejection of Google’s $6-billion bid, how will Groupon’s executives move forward? Information Systems professor Mark Chun lays down the groundwork.

December 20th, 2010 - By

Where to Work if Social Media is Your Thing…

If social media is really your thing then why not work at a company that truly embraces it? Plenty of organizations are integrating social media into their everyday operations and reaching their target audience through it as well. But according to, four companies in particular have truly embraced social media in a way that […]

December 14th, 2010 - By

Pepperdine Private Capital Markets Survey: As Banks say “Bah! Humbug!”, Private Businesses Look to Friends and Family, Angels

As banks say “Bah! Humbug!”, private businesses look to friends and family and Angels. This batch of Fall 2010 data from the Pepperdine Private Capital Markets Project illustrates the old adage; when one door closes another opens.

December 7th, 2010 - By