Archive for the ‘IT’ Category

New Issue of the Graziadio Business Review Posted

Welcome to the new issue of the Graziadio Business Review. It contains several articles written by GSBM faculty that we hope you will enjoy reading.

November 2nd, 2015 - By

Information Technology Enables Transformation of Hollywood

After the 2012 HITS, Devendra Mishra wrote an article, “Information Technology Enables Transformation of Hollywood,” in which he discusses the expanding roles of CIOs and the new partnerships between CIOs and CTOs.

May 11th, 2012 - By

Six Trends CIOs Must Track and Leverage

Dr. Chun explains how today’s successful CIOs must not only use technology as a tool to reduce costs, but also as a means to generate revenue for the business.

March 28th, 2012 - By

VIDEO: From Information Systems to Innovation Systems with Harvey Koeppel

Drawing from his experiences as CIO, Koeppel discusses the evolving role of the CIO in his presentation “The 21st Century CIO.”

February 14th, 2012 - By

The Changing Business Model of Business Education

Owen Hall, Jr., PhD, offers an overview of the major challenges and opportunities facing graduate management education and a case for online, blended learning.

October 19th, 2011 - By

From Information Systems to Innovation Systems: Establishing the Next Generation Information Systems Department

Pepperdine University’s Center for Applied Research is hosting a free conference on developing a world-class IS department and fostering innovation.

October 6th, 2011 - 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

An Outsourcing Myth Exposed

U.S. businesses are at a critical crossroad as they decide whether to reinstate the 9 million jobs that have been lost in the recession so far. Many experts say that they will not, and the reason is that companies still believe that employees are inefficient compared to contract workers, shared services, and outsourcing. This view […]

December 14th, 2009 - By

Save the Last Document: Tips for Avoiding Data Loss

Viewing this from a reader? Click this link to watch the video or you can read the transcript. In this video interview, David M. Smith, PhD, Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Associate Professor of Economics at the Graziadio School of Business and Management discusses the takeaways from his recent paper, “Data Loss and Hard […]

June 15th, 2009 - By

The Future of Free Wi-Fi

This is a guest post by Michael Williams, PhD, Assistant Professor of Information Systems If you spend much time on the road away from your office you realize what a challenge it can be to find a reliable Internet connection for your critical tasks. Sporadic and unpredictable availability at hotels, airports, and public areas is […]

August 27th, 2008 - By