FIU Business Real Estate Conference Brings Networking, Thought Leadership to Miami’s Hot Market

FIU Business Real Estate Conference Brings Networking, Thought Leadership to Miami’s “Hot” Market

Newcomers have descended on South Florida, snapping up housing and commercial space at unprecedented speed. The build-to-rent market is on fire. Inventory is low, and land prices are sky high. Yet within these “good times,” challenges remain for the real estate industry. Can affordable housing for workers be built in a market as pricey as […]

FIU Business students

The Grant Cardone Foundation Scholarship brings opportunity to first generation students.

Entrepreneur Grant Cardone has created a scholarship for First Generation FIU Business students, and its impact will be tripled by Florida’s unique scholarship funding program. A $25,000 gift from the Grant Cardone Foundation First Generation Scholarship Fund will be matched by $50,000 from State of Florida funds, bringing the total amount of assistance available to […]

FIU Hollo School graduation dinner celebrates mentorship, community – and a donor’s generosity.

FIU Hollo School graduation dinner celebrates mentorship, community – and a donor’s generosity.

Real estate executive Adam Tiktin started his first business with the help of his grandparents, who lent him $10,000. When he later moved to Miami to get into real estate after 9/11, it was Tiktin’s grandfather who cheered him on through tough times. Today, as president and broker at Titkin Real Estate Services and a […]

The CIBER South Korea experience: FIU Business helps lead faculty on a virtual visit, with help from corporate leaders, a K-pop star, Choco Pie and more.

Driven by its mission of bringing business and cultural awareness to U.S. educators in spite of the challenges of the pandemic, FIU’s Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER) took cultural immersion to the next level in its latest Faculty Development in International Business (FDIB) program. Presenting “Virtual FDIB: South Korea” along with Loyola […]

Richard Lavina

Looking for a different kind of accounting career? This FIU Business alumnus is building the “Uber of Accounting”

Back in 2015, Richard Laviña (MAcc ‘13) was rising through the ranks at accounting giant PwC. He was offered a job at the firm’s national headquarters in New Jersey, required for all partnership candidates, which meant leaving his Miami home and family. Hitting what he called “a fork in the road,” he turned the opportunity down. And […]

FIU Business launches Global Business Forum virtual series.

FIU Business launches Global Business Forum virtual series.

A leader in global business education, FIU Business has launched the Global Business Forum, a series of online conversations with prominent business leaders and scholars. The goal: to explore, discuss and debate the most salient issues confronting international business. The series of virtual discussions, launched this month and continuing through the spring and summer, will […]