Doing Business in Brazil

Publish Date: Thursday, October 11, 2012

Mr. Luiz Eugenio Porto Severo de Costa provided insights about business in Brazil at this month’s Global Business Club luncheon. He started off with a brief background of Brazil and explained that while it is a very racially diverse country the people...

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Hult co-edits 40th anniversary JAMS

Publish Date: Tuesday, February 07, 2012

Director of the International Business Center and Professor of Marketing and International Business Tomas Hult recently co-edited the 40th anniversary issue of the Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science for which he is the Editor-in-Chief. The issue...

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Renowned Professor and Author throws down a challenge to India

Publish Date: Wednesday, February 01, 2012

Dr. G Tomas Hult, co-author with Dr. George Yip of the bestselling book ‘Total Global Strategy’ considered the question “Are Indian companies ready to go global” in his keynote address at S.P. Jain Institute of Management & Research’s Conclave 2012 in...

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International Business Center Comes to Mumbai

Publish Date: Wednesday, February 01, 2012

Dr. Tomas Hult, the Director of the International Business Center at the Broad College of Business, Michigan State University (MSU) and author with Dr. George Yip of the newly launched book, ‘Total Global Strategy’, visited SP Jain Institute of Management...

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Global Business Club Emerging Markets Program a Success

Publish Date: Monday, November 28, 2011

November's Global Business Club program, co-sponsored by the  Greater Lansing United Nations Association, was a hit with the standing-room only crowd.On Thursday, November 17th, the Global Business Club of Mid-Michigan hosted its monthly seminar and luncheon...

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U.S. Ambassador to Singapore Speaks to Global Business Club

Publish Date: Tuesday, September 20, 2011

“At programs like these, sophisticated business, government, and academic people rub shoulders and sparks fly off.” The Honorable David Adelmen, U.S. Ambassador to Singapore, September 14, 2011Sparks flew on September 14th when the Global Business Club...

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Stenzel: Applying the Triple Bottom Line in Research and Life

Publish Date: Friday, April 08, 2011

Paulette Stenzel actively seeks ways she can make a difference in the world.  A professor of international business law at Michigan State University, Stenzel has a dynamic, multi-dimensional approach, highlighted in her most recent work, “The Pursuit...

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New partnership to bolster Michigan exports

Publish Date: Wednesday, March 30, 2011

EAST LANSING, Mich. — From mom-and-pop shops to fledging factories to corporate hubs, small- and medium-size Michigan businesses can now better compete in the global marketplace, thanks to a recent partnership between Michigan State University’s International...

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International Business Center Featured in The Detroit News

Publish Date: Wednesday, March 30, 2011

On March 28, 2011, the Washington Bureau Blog of The Detroit News featured the announcement of a new partnership between Michigan State University’s International Business Center and the U.S. Commercial Service, the export promotion arm of the U.S. Commerce...

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International Business Center Featured in The State News

Publish Date: Wednesday, March 30, 2011

On March 30, 2011, the State News featured the announcement of a new partnership between Michigan State University’s International Business Center and the U.S. Commercial Service, the export promotion arm of the U.S. Commerce Department.Under this arrangement,...

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Self-Made Strategic Staffing Founder Focuses on Teamwork

Publish Date: Thursday, March 10, 2011

Cindy Pasky, founder, president and CEO of Detroit-based Strategic Staffing Solutions (S3), addressed the current political and economic climate in Michigan while sharing her personal experience of building a consistently profitable, 20-year, $205 million...

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Global Business Club Eyes International Ag Exports

Publish Date: Monday, February 14, 2011

The Global Business Club of Mid-Michigan will be presenting “Market Opportunities in Canada and Basic Export Guidelines” on Thursday, February 17, 2011, at the Henry Center for Executive Development.  This timely and insightful program focuses on opportunities...

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November Global Business Club Features Two Prominent Speakers

Publish Date: Tuesday, December 07, 2010

The Global Business Club of Mid-Michigan participants received a surprise visit from Iraq’s top investment chief, Sami Al-Araji who is the chairperson of Iraq’s National Investment Commission and an alumnus of Michigan State University’s College of Engineering.The...

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MSU-CIBER Awards Study Abroad and IB Scholarships

Publish Date: Tuesday, December 07, 2010

This academic year, the Center for International Business Education and Research (MSU-CIBER) awarded 82 scholarships to undergraduate students for study abroad programs and the international business specialization. All of these CIBER scholarships are...

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What Makes the Lansing Region Great Globally?

Publish Date: Friday, December 03, 2010

With its twentieth president at the helm, Lou Anna K. Simon, Michigan State University has embarked upon global awareness and global engagement of faculty, staff and students as an institutional priority. To illustrate how MSU is entrenched in initiatives...

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Debate Focuses on China, Economy

Publish Date: Friday, November 19, 2010

A debate held Wednesday night among four experts in business and academia promoted discussion about economic relations between the U.S. and China.The debate was held at the International Center and was sponsored by the Broad China Business Society, or...

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Former EPA Administrator for Clean and Safe Energy

Publish Date: Friday, November 19, 2010

Christine Todd Whitman, co-chair of the Clean and Safe Energy (CASEnergy) Coalition, addressed the need for more nuclear power plants in the country saying that the expansion of nuclear energy production was critical to the future energy needs of this...

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globalEDGE Featured on Wall Street Journal

Publish Date: Wednesday, November 17, 2010

In their November 15 edition, the Wall Street Journal featured Michigan State University’s International Business Center’s globalEDGE as one of the online sources providing a host of information for businesses seeking to establish an international presence. The...

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Port Lansing 2010 Global Logistics Conference

Publish Date: Wednesday, November 17, 2010

International business professionals from the Greater Lansing region and other parts of the U.S. met on November 10 at Michigan State University’s Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center to discuss the global efforts of Greater Lansing’s business organizations...

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MSU Awarded Sustainability Specialization Grant

Publish Date: Friday, November 12, 2010

MSU Awarded Sustainability Specialization Grant Michigan State University was recently awarded a $628,415 grant from the Fund for the Improvement of Post-Secondary Education to support a sustainability specialization for six majors at the university....

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Port Lansing Hosts Global Logistics Conference

Publish Date: Tuesday, November 02, 2010

For nearly a year I’ve been sharing international efforts of Greater Lansing companies, individuals and other activities that illustrate our region’s growing presence in the global economy.This month we have another exciting example that demonstrates...

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Management Guru Presents Seminar at the Broad School

Publish Date: Friday, September 24, 2010

Some enjoyed him as a distinguished guest speaker, but for those who have studied his publications; it was an extremely rare and valuable opportunity to attend a research seminar presented by Professor Yves Doz.Professor Doz, the Timken Chaired Professor...

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Alumni donates $100K to the Broad School's Study Abroad Program

Publish Date: Monday, August 30, 2010

More students able to study abroad thanks to $100,000 Yagi giftBroad alumnus and Japanese businessman Yuzo Yagi (MBA '67) recently gave $100,000 to the Business Study Abroad Endowment so more Broad College students can study around the globe, which is...

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MSU launches international research office

Publish Date: Friday, August 27, 2010

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Cross-campus brainpower could be key to generating more research dollars, according to Michigan State University's Office of International Programs, which recently launched an office to promote multidisciplinary research."The need...

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Raising Export Literacy, One College Student at a Time

Publish Date: Thursday, August 26, 2010

Raising Export Literacy, One College Student at a Time Business educators from community colleges participating in a workshop in June 2009 on ways to integrate international content into their business courses.Business educators from community colleges...

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MSU launches entrepreneurial education and support network

Publish Date: Wednesday, August 25, 2010

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Earn a degree and get a job –– that was old-school career planning. Michigan State University urges students today to get an idea and start a company … maybe before the diploma.A student business incubator and an entrepreneurship...

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School of Managment Co-Sponsors Executive Development Program

Publish Date: Monday, August 23, 2010

Oct. 3-6 Fast Approaching For Nama/msu Executive Development Program Register By Sept. 1 And Take Ad PDF Print E-mail Wednesday, 18 August 2010 Chicago, IL - A diverse group of decision makers-from presidents to sales managers-have already signed up...

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Michigan State University Hosts South Korean Envoy

Publish Date: Thursday, August 19, 2010

The South Korean ambassador to the United States stressed the importance of passing a Korea-U.S. free trade agreement during his visit to Lansing on Thursday. Advertisement"The Korea-U.S. free trade agreement offers one of the best opportunities to create...

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Michigan State University receives $189,307 BIE grant

Publish Date: Thursday, May 27, 2010

Michigan State University’s International Business Center in the Eli Broad College of Business has been a national leader in outreach to community colleges for almost two decades. This leadership has been recognized with a $189,307 Business and International...

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Michigan State University receives $1.6 million CIBER grant

Publish Date: Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Michigan State University’s Center for International Business Education and Research (MSU-CIBER) in the Eli Broad College of Business had its multi-year CIBER grant renewed in May 2010. MSU-CIBER was tied with two other universities for the top award...

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GB Club learns about doing business in China

Publish Date: Monday, April 12, 2010

Shanghai, Guanzhou, Beijing... all trade roads are leading to China, at least that's the direction for Neogen Corporation. The company has close trade relationships with China; it sources production materials and sells products to China. Developing...

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Turning Michigan's economy around

Publish Date: Monday, April 12, 2010

The March meeting of the Lansing Regional Chamber Economic Club Luncheon featured a presentation about the Michigan Turnaround Plan from David Boyle. Boyle, President of Michigan and Northwest Ohio Banking for PNC Financial Services Group, spoke to the...

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Professor Tomas Hult elected as an AIB Fellow

Publish Date: Friday, March 12, 2010

The Fellows of the Academy of International Business has elected Professor Tomas Hult as a member in recognition of his scholarly achievements in international business. When inducted in June 2010, he will be one of only four marketing scholars in...

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Abbott CEO visits MSU for USA TODAY CEO Forum

Publish Date: Friday, February 26, 2010

Despite an early-morning Michigan snow storm, a crowd of nearly 300 came out to see Abbott Chairman and CEO Miles D. White and USA TODAY senior reporter David Lieberman chat on stage about healthcare reform, politics, pharmaceutical advertising, leadership...

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Business study abroad fair showcases international opportunities

Publish Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2010

A two-day study abroad fair was hosted in the Eli Broad College of Business on February 3-4, 2010, to showcase study abroad opportunities available for business students.There are 25 business related study abroad programs available for students who want...

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Lansing Economic Club luncheon featured social media speaker

Publish Date: Friday, February 05, 2010

"People are talking about you whether you're online or not," said Scott Monty, Global & Digital Multimedia Communications Manager at Ford Motor Company. Monty was the keynote speaker at the January Economic Club luncheon. He explained social media is...

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Manufacturing council meeting showcased local exporting resources

Publish Date: Monday, January 25, 2010

The Capital Area Manufacturing Council met on January 19 to learn about local resources that can help increase exports from Capital Area manufacturers.   The Council is a community of manufacturers, associates and partners seeking to improve the manufacturing...

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Performance and multinationality linked by firm-specific assets

Publish Date: Monday, December 07, 2009

Assistant Professor of International Business and Marketing and Turkish native Ahmet H. Kirca has had a strong presence at The Eli Broad College of Business since he became a faculty member in 2006. In such a short time, Kirca has played the role of lead...

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MSU professor teaches cultural intelligence

Publish Date: Thursday, December 03, 2009

After a great deal of travel and more than a decade of experience with human resources, Linn Van Dyne recognized an eminent need for a scale capable of effectively measuring cultural intelligence.According to Van Dyne-a professor at Michigan State University-cultural...

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Lansing Regional Chamber Breakfast addresses the big question

Publish Date: Wednesday, November 18, 2009

After a moment of silence in honor of Veterans Day, the Lansing Regional Chamber's November Economic Club Luncheon delved into topics of growth, risk and customer satisfaction. Keynote speaker Claes Fornell, chairman of CFI Group Worldwide, spoke about...

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New economic opportunities and Lansing's Foreign Trade Zone

Publish Date: Sunday, November 15, 2009

Local business experts came together for the Global Business Club luncheon and workshop at the Henry Center on October 20th to explore new economic opportunities and developments related to the Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ) in Lansing.Keynote speaker Robert...

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Michigan Export Growth Program kick-off

Publish Date: Thursday, October 15, 2009

The Michigan Export Growth Program (MEGP) kick-off program was held on Tuesday, October 13. In the next year, MEGP will assist 50 small- and medium-d companies in Michigan with exporting their products and services. http://news.msu.edu/story/6906/Local...

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The Global Business Club gets a basic guide to exporting

Publish Date: Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Doug Barry, Senior International Trade Specialist with the U.S. Department of Commerce, is from the government and he is here to help you. Barry spoke to the Global Business Club on September 22 at the University Club. His speech, titled "A basic guide...

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Ross heads global supply chain course in South Africa

Publish Date: Tuesday, September 29, 2009

As the Broad School continues to focus on Global Initiatives, its faculty work to extend the college’s reach beyond U.S. borders. One example is Associate Professor of Supply Chain Management Anthony Ross, who is co-directing a course on global supply...

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Conference promotes trade to improve US economic recovery

Publish Date: Monday, September 28, 2009

Strategies for American economic growth must include trade as a centerpiece, was the message of John Engler, President of the National Association of Manufacturers and keynote speaker at the Trade North America Conference in Detroit on September 9. At...

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MSU doctoral student wins dissertation proposal award

Publish Date: Monday, July 06, 2009

Jeannette Mena received the 2009 Academy of International Business best dissertation proposal award at the AIB annual meeting in San Diego on June 30. AIB is an academic association with more than 3300 members in 79 countries. This year, three dissertation...

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globalEDGE on Small Business Trends

Publish Date: Friday, June 05, 2009

In a recent article on Global Trends for Small Businesses on Small Business Trends, globalEDGE was featured.Laurel Delaney predicted the top ten trends for global business in 2009, and number six was:6. Entrepreneurs and small businesses will learn, if...

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Tomas Hult is the new editor of JAMS

Publish Date: Monday, June 01, 2009

On June 1, 2009, Professor Tomas Hult became the eleventh editor of the Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science. With a 2.83 Web of Knowledge Impact Score along with an objective ranking as #4 among marketing journals (Hofacker, Gleim, and Lawson,...

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Calantone receives prestigious TIM publication award

Publish Date: Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Eli Broad Chaired University Professor Roger Calantone was recently recognized as one of the top 50 researchers in the Technology Innovation Management field by the International Association for Management Of Technology (IAMOT). Calantone, who is...

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Expatriate work requires more than just technical skills

Publish Date: Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Success on international assignments requires more than a set of technical skills. It also requires social and perceptual skills, strong reasoning abilities and a personality that allows one to adjust to the local culture. Employees living abroad need...

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Professor’s article on free trade and Fair Trade wins award

Publish Date: Friday, April 10, 2009

Paulette Stenzel, Professor of International Business Law at The Broad School, submitted a paper that was selected as the Best Paper in Proceedings 2009 by the Midwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business.   Her article, Why Fair Trade is Essential for...

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More MSU Business Students are Studying Abroad

Publish Date: Monday, April 06, 2009

EAST LANSING, Mich. —Record breaking numbers of MSU business students studied abroad in 2007-08 academic year. 582 students from The Eli Broad College of Business studied abroad during the 2007-08 academic year, an increase of more than four percent from...

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Betts receives MSU Diversity Lifetime Achievement Award

Publish Date: Friday, April 03, 2009

The Broad School’s Assistant Dean for Multicultural Business Programs Ernest Betts was recently awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award at the MSU All-University Excellence in Diversity Recognition and Awards reception. Throughout his 30-year career...

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Prominence in Africa

Publish Date: Tuesday, March 17, 2009

MSU’s largest programs of international research are found in Africa, with a strong focus by the Broad School on Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

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Collaborative education in Japan

Publish Date: Tuesday, March 17, 2009

The Japan Center for Michigan Universities is managed by MSU on behalf of the State of Michigan for research, teaching, and service purposes.

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Baillie to receive MSU Distinguished Faculty Award

Publish Date: Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Richard T. Baillie, the A.J. Pasant Endowed Chair of Finance and Economics, has been selected to receive a 2009 Michigan State University Distinguished Faculty Award. He was recently recognized for his "outstanding total service to the university" at...

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MSU Dubai campus to launch IB Specialization fall 2011

Publish Date: Monday, December 15, 2008

Michigan State University’s Dubai campus recently enrolled its inaugural Class of 2012 in Dubai International Academic City, and the very first academic year is underway. Starting fall semester 2011, the Dubai campus will further expand to offer an undergraduate...

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Khanna asks, 'Did bailout inadvertently freeze credit markets?'

Publish Date: Monday, October 20, 2008

Broad School Professor Naveen Khanna, the A. J. Pasant Endowed Chair Professor in Finance, wrote a three-part commentary on the 2008 financial crisis. According to Khanna, "The crisis we are now facing is no longer due to the excesses in the housing market,...

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Hult, Booth named associate deans

Publish Date: Wednesday, September 24, 2008

EAST LANSING, Mich., Sept. 23, 2008 - Elvin Lashbrooke, interim dean of the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University, announced that two current faculty members have been named to leadership positions in the school. G. Geoffrey Booth,...

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‘Soft skills’ of managers drive international expansion

Publish Date: Monday, September 15, 2008

When all businesses are at the mercy of increasingly tough competition in the global marketplace, what makes professional service firms choose to export and ultimately expand successfully beyond their own borders? According to Michigan State University...

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Haka named president of American Accounting Association

Publish Date: Monday, September 15, 2008

Susan F. Haka, , Ernst & Young Professor of Accounting for the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University, has been named the president of the American Accounting Association for 2008-09. Haka, who joined the Broad School in 1982 after...

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Broad School's International Business Center receives $180K grant

Publish Date: Tuesday, August 19, 2008

The Broad School's International Business Center recently received a grant for $179,772 to conduct benchmarking research and develop outreach programs in international business for the nation’s community colleges. The Broad School, one of only 23 recipients...

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Lashbrooke recommended as interim dean of Broad School

Publish Date: Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Elvin Lashbrooke, professor emeritus of Finance and Law, will be recommended to the MSU Board of Trustees for the position of interim dean of the Broad School, effective July 1, 2008. "I am excited by the qualities and experience that Elvin brings...

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Hult to be editor of Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science

Publish Date: Wednesday, June 04, 2008

Tomas Hult, professor in Marketing, has been appointed editor-elect of the Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science and has also been elected to the five-member AIBER Board representing all 31 Centers for International Business Education and Research...

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Narasimhan to lead Decision Sciences Institute

Publish Date: Friday, April 18, 2008

Ram Narasimhan, University Distinguished Professor and John H. McConnell Professor of Business Administration in Supply Chain Management, has been elected president of the Decision Sciences Institute for the 2010-11 term. The Decision Sciences Institute...

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Broad School’s research productivity ranks among top 10

Publish Date: Monday, March 24, 2008

According to the Faculty Scholarly Productivity Index™ produced by Academic Analytics, LLC, the Broad School’s Accounting, Management Information Systems and Marketing faculty rank among the top 10 among all research universities. The FSP index is...

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U.S. Chamber of Commerce leader speaks at MSU-CIBER event

Publish Date: Friday, March 21, 2008

The Broad School's Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER) recently hosted the president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Thomas J. Donohue, at the Global Business Club of Mid-Michigan. His topic: "Trade and Transportation:...

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Talluri named journal department co-editor

Publish Date: Tuesday, January 08, 2008

Broad School Professor of Supply Chain Management Srinivas (Sri) Talluri has been named a department co-editor for IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, a leading technology management journal. Talluri will be responsible for the Models and Methodologies...

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Broad Expert Link: Cavusgil on marketing in the global economy

Publish Date: Monday, June 18, 2007

In this monthly feature highlighting faculty expert knowledge relating to current business news, S. Tamer Cavusgil, the John W. Byington Endowed Chair in Global Marketing at the Broad School, explores the imperative to engage in global marketing, as well...

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Undergrads to hold India IT Forum

Publish Date: Wednesday, March 07, 2007

A group of Broad School undergraduates is hosting a full-day professional forum on Friday, March 16, to discuss the growing importance of India’s information technology industry. The forum features top leaders from various businesses affected by the growth...

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Marketing associate professor named JIM editor

Publish Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2007

David Griffith, Associate Professor of Marketing, has been named editor of the Journal of International Marketing. His three-year term begins July 1, 2007. "The Journal of International Marketing focuses on international marketing strategy issues relevant...

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MSU-CIBER releases 2007 index: China tops among emerging markets

Publish Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2007

Michigan State University’s Center for International Business Education and Research (MSU-CIBER) in the Eli Broad College of Business has just released its annual emerging markets potential index (EMPI), available at http://globaledge.msu.edu/ibrd/marketpot.asp. Emerging...

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Broad School students call Harrell their 'favorite professor'

Publish Date: Tuesday, October 31, 2006

Professor of Marketing and Supply Chain Management Gilbert Harrell was profiled in an article on BusinessWeek.com about undergraduates’ favorite professors. According to the story, “A Stand-Up Guy: Gilbert Harrell's use of dialogue and real-world examples...

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Broad School Study Abroad Fair Oct. 12

Publish Date: Thursday, October 05, 2006

Join us for the Broad School Study Abroad Fair, Thurs., Oct. 12, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the first floor of the Business College Complex.  Passport photos for $11 from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Recent alumna Abby Pohl (BA Hospitality Business ’04),...

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Broad professors become JOM co-editors

Publish Date: Monday, June 26, 2006

Ken Boyer, professor of Operations Management, and Morgan Swink, professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management, were selected as the new co-editors-in-chief of the Journal of Operations Management, or JOM. Their term begins July 1. Both Boyer...

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Three faculty members earn MSU Distinguished Faculty Awards

Publish Date: Monday, February 06, 2006

Three Broad School faculty members - Ernst and Young Professor of Accounting and Information Systems Susan Haka, Eli Broad Professor of Management John Hollenbeck and Marketing and Supply Chain Management Professor Ram Narasimhan – received Michigan State...

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Cavusgil receives AMA's 2005 Global Marketing Research Award

Publish Date: Tuesday, November 22, 2005

S. Tamer Cavusgil, The John William Byington Endowed Chair in Global Marketing, has been awarded the Significant Contributions to Global Marketing Research Award presented by the American Marketing Association Global Marketing Special Interest Group....

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Study ranks MSU International Business orientation #1

Publish Date: Wednesday, April 06, 2005

In a recent study, published in the Journal of International Business Studies, Michigan State University was ranked #1 as a school with an international business orientation, as measured by the number of faculty represented on the 30 top international...

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Broad School PhD candidate wins national dissertation award

Publish Date: Thursday, March 25, 2004

Linda (Hui) Shi, a PhD candidate in the Marketing and Supply Chain Management Department at the Broad School, has been selected in a national competition to receive a prestigious Doctoral Support Award. This recognition comes from a joint Duke University...

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Fluck named Davidson Institute Research Fellow

Publish Date: Wednesday, June 25, 2003

Eli Broad College of Business Associate Professor of Finance Zsuzsanna Fluck was recently invited to be a William Davidson Institute Research Fellow, one of a group of over 150 renowned senior and promising young researchers who are dedicated to developing...

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