Archive for March, 2014

18th annual Finance Case Competition is test for judges

18th annual Finance Case Competition is test for judges

Christopher Conoscenti (MBA/JD ’01) has served as a judge for the Rolanette and Berdon Lawrence Finance Case Competition for the past five years, but he says the 2014 contest, which […]

March 31, 2014 ×
Three finalists announced for 2014 Tulane Business Model Competition

Three finalists announced for 2014 Tulane Business Model Competition

Judges of the Tulane Business Model Competition’s semifinals round emerged from an upstairs room in New Orleans’ historic Gallier Hall on Tuesday (March 25) with three named finalists: Tympanogen offers […]

March 27, 2014 ×
CityBusiness: Tulane energy research calls for downstream focus

CityBusiness: Tulane energy research calls for downstream focus

From New Orleans CityBusiness, March 25, 2014: The report, authored by Tulane Energy Institute president Eric Smith and sponsored by Chevron, posits that relying on one technology, industry or energy […]

March 25, 2014 ×
Harvard prof addresses leadership in changing business environment

Harvard prof addresses leadership in changing business environment

Lynn S. Paine, the John G. McLean Professor and senior associate dean for faculty development at Harvard Business School, discussed the changing global environment and what it means for the […]

March 25, 2014 ×
Business Model Competition semifinalists to pitch at NOEW

Business Model Competition semifinalists to pitch at NOEW

Eight semifinalists will be pitching live in the completely revamped Tulane Business Model Competition during New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (NOEW), the sixth annual premier showcase event for the local entrepreneurial […]

March 24, 2014 ×
Social network for B-school alums debuts

Social network for B-school alums debuts

With more than 250 million users worldwide, LinkedIn is the world’s leading business networking website, but up until now it’s been difficult for Freeman alumni to use LinkedIn to connect […]

March 21, 2014 ×
Ti Martin, Dana and Stan Day to be honored as Entrepreneurs of the Year

Ti Martin, Dana and Stan Day to be honored as Entrepreneurs of the Year

Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business will honor restaurateur Ti Martin (MBA ’84) as Tulane Distinguished Entrepreneur of the Year and philanthropists Dana (N ’80, L ’84) and […]

March 20, 2014 ×
CFO.com: PCAOB’s ‘Audit Failure’ Rate Is Highly Suspect

CFO.com: PCAOB’s ‘Audit Failure’ Rate Is Highly Suspect

Ira Solomon, dean and Debra and Rick Rees Professor of Business, recently co-authored an opinion piece for CFO.com criticizing the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) for misleading statements regarding […]

March 5, 2014 ×