FIU Business students runners up in the 2018 CFA Research Challenge.

FIU Business students runners up in the 2018 CFA Research Challenge.

A five-student team from FIU Business was the runner up in the Florida regional competition of the 2018 CFA Research Challenge, facing off against students from 16 universities around the state. The CFA Research Challenge, which extends globally, offers university students real-world experience in equity analysis, complementing the more theoretical academic structure. “We worked as […]

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, […]

Florida Intercollegiate Case Competition offers substantial benefits to FIU students.

After almost 24 straight hours of pouring through spreadsheets, planning PowerPoints and many doses of caffeine, competitor Daniel Solana had one immediate reaction upon learning that his team had not placed first. “When’s the next case competition?” Solana, a graduate student in the College of Business at Florida International University (FIU), participated in the Intercollegiate […]

Case competition benefits Disney and College of Business Administration team.

Say “Disney” and listeners might recall their childhood absorption in cartoons, or agitating for a trip to Disney World or Disneyland. However, for five members of the College of Business Administration’s Professional MBA (PMBA) program, the word meant something far more serious. Over an intense weekend, they had to devise strategic business recommendations for Walt […]