FIU undergraduate SHRM students score at nationals.

FIU undergraduate SHRM students score at nationals.

Resolving issues of declining employee performance, and the need for established human resource policies, led two FIU undergraduate students to No. 2 in the Society of Human Resource Management’s 2016 SHRM Student Case Competition and Career Summit. College of Business students Leslie Cambria and Ricardo Arcentales, both members of FIU SHRM, the local student chapter, […]

They did it! Commencement marks achievement of nearly 1,000 College of Business grads.

Years of study, determination and hard work paid off for 987 students in the College of Business at Florida International University (FIU) when they were awarded degrees at the Spring 2016 Commencement. President Mark B. Rosenberg welcomed the graduates and their proud families and friends to ceremonies held Monday, May 9, 2016, at the FIU […]

Five College of Business students named as “Worlds Ahead” grads.

Five College of Business students named as “Worlds Ahead” grads.

As almost 1,000 students from the College of Business were awarded degrees at the Spring 2016 Commencement ceremonies for Florida International University (FIU) held on May 9, 2016, President Mark B. Rosenberg singled out five students who received the designation of Worlds Ahead graduate. Established in 2010, FIU’s “Worlds Ahead” recognition goes to individuals with […]

Top-sellers score at FIU’s Global Bilingual Sales Competition.

Top-sellers score at FIU’s Global Bilingual Sales Competition.

Students from FIU, Florida State University and University of Texas – Arlington took the top 5 spots at the College of Business’ inaugural Global Bilingual Sales Competition. Using role-playing techniques, participants had to sell RUN, an ADP-powered app that handles payroll administration for small business, to a buyer from a global organization during a 15-minute […]

A “pouf” could change lives in India, with help from FIU’s International Business Honor Society.

It was a concept born in Venezuela and nurtured in Miami by Florida International University (FIU) business students. Now, it’s flowering in India, where it could improve the lives of women and girls in a village ravaged by poverty. Meet the Moroccan pouf, an ottoman-style hassock with a production plan that offers a path to […]

National and international students will compete in FIU’s bilingual sales competition.

National and international students will compete in FIU’s bilingual sales competition.

Amidst employers’ growing quest for bilingual sales representatives, the College of Business will host its inaugural Global Bilingual Sales Competition, where students will compete in both English and Spanish. The event will be held April 15-16 at FIU’s Modesto Maidique Campus. A first of its kind, the tournament consists of simulated role plays in which […]

Record numbers open doors to new opportunities for FIU Business students.

Record numbers open doors to new opportunities for FIU Business students.

The lines were long, the conference rooms filled to capacity and attendees buzzing with activity, all of it pointing to increased opportunities for both students and employers participating in the College of Business’ annual career fair. For FIU students, the career fair is a first step in their transition into the working world while top-name […]

Marketing students prepare for the job search at FIU career fair.

Marketing students prepare for the job search at FIU career fair.

Networking and making a favorable impression are key when looking for an internship or a job, and for students, it’s never too early to start honing those skills. That’s why College of Business marketing professor Anna Pietraszek centered her February 12 Marketing Yourself in Today’s Competitive Job Market class at the FIU Career Services Career […]

Commencement ceremonies

Over 1,000 students awarded business degrees at December 14 commencement ceremonies.

Celebrate! Jubilation filled every corner of the U.S. Century Bank Arena on Monday, December 14, 2015, as friends and relatives, along with FIU President Mark Rosenberg, Acting Dean Jose Aldrich and the business school faculty witnessed 1,064 students in the College of Business at Florida International University (FIU) being conferred with a business degree. In […]

Discipline and academic success make FIU Business students “Worlds Ahead”

Discipline and academic success make FIU Business students “Worlds Ahead”.

Years of study, determination and beating difficult odds placed four College of Business students on the road to success. They received prestigious recognition as Worlds Ahead graduates at the Fall 2015 graduation ceremonies on December 14. Established in 2010, FIU’s “Worlds Ahead” recognition singles out individuals with strong leadership qualities, a desire to change lives […]