Archive for the ‘In the News’ Category

Read How the Election Year Impacts the Stock Market and View a Finance Panel Discussing Election Economics

The debates may be over, but the election economics are still a vital part of the news. A recent GBR article discusses how the presidential elections influence the stock market and a new video discusses the economic status and how the elections and political turmoil impacts investors.

October 24th, 2012 - By


USERRA: Are You Ready for the Troops’ Return?

President Obama has announced that the U.S. will withdraw nearly all troops from Iraq by the end of this year, with thousands of additional troops from both Iraq and Afghanistan returning the first couple of months into the new year. Are you prepared to comply with the law and reinstate employees who may have been on military leave for months…if not years…?

February 10th, 2012 - By


The Future of SEO: Google’s New Algorithm Takes on Content Farms

Graziadio School faculty chime in on Google’s new algorithm to reduce content farms, what it means for SEO, and how business websites can optimize their sites.

March 29th, 2011 - By


Japanese Earthquake Aftermath: TEPCO, the Media, and Transparency

Four days after the disaster in Japan, we are starting to see the break-down in trust amongst the Japanese public, media, and government.

March 15th, 2011 - By


Tiger Woods needs Yoda

The media, sports, business, ethics, and image pundits are all out now, pointing out what Tiger must do to revamp his shattered image. Meanwhile, we all ask the question: What do we learn from this? Surprisingly, the business takeaway isn’t really about ruined images or the billion-dollar golf industry that Tiger almost single-handedly created and […]

December 21st, 2009 - By


Peter Drucker, Masatoshi Ito, and In-N-Out Burger

November 19th is management pioneer (now deceased) Peter Drucker’s 100th birthday. To celebrate the life and teachings of this remarkable man, the Drucker Institute hosted a weeklong event, Drucker Week, featuring some of the most respected business academicians (a paradox?) of the world at Claremont University. Ken Blanchard (author of The One-Minute Manager and Know Can […]

November 17th, 2009 - By


MBA Paper Recession-Proofs Restaurants

Dean Linda Livingstone, Winner Kasra Ferasat, GBR Editor-in-Chief Owen Hall Kasra Ferasat of Palos Verdes, CA., (pictured center) a fully employed MBA program student at Pepperdine University’s Graziadio School of Business and Management, is the 2009 first place $1000 winner in the student paper competition held by the Graziadio Business Report. For the second year, […]

November 16th, 2009 - By


High Frequency Trading: The Rise of the Machines

Davide Accomazzo, MBA As a professional trader, you are confronted daily with all kinds of dynamics and situations that require a flexible and adaptive mind. You are faced with multiple variables constantly interacting with each other and your task is to process ever-changing information quickly and profitably. Valuations arbitrage, reflexive supply-and-demand dynamics, and structural changes […]

August 10th, 2009 - By


What’s Next LA: The Road to Economic Recovery (A Preview)

Can’t see the above video? Click this link to watch or you can read the transcript.

July 10th, 2009 - By


The Employee Free Choice Act: Playing the Union Card

Dr. David M. Smith discusses the impact the proposed Employee Free Choice Act (EFCA) would have on employers, unions, and the workforce.

June 29th, 2009 - By