Advocates and Allies
Researchers Discover Unique Challenges For Individuals With Disabilities When Negotiating Salary
According to three researchers at the Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business, people with disabilities negotiating their salary face specific challenges, but organizations can help achieve parity through awareness and training.
Georgia Tech Scheller Establishes New Young Alumni Advisory Board
The Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business has created a new Young Alumni Advisory Board (YAAB) to support new alumni and provide mentoring, networking, and philanthropic engagement opportunities. The new cohort begins their term in October and will work in tandem with the existing Scheller Advisory Board.
Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business Staff Organize Equitable Dinners Atlanta Event to Commemorate the 116th Anniversary of the 1906 Atlanta Race Massacre
A group of Scheller faculty and staff hosted a dinner event, Equitable Dinners, to understand more about Atlanta’s history of the 1906 Atlanta Race Massacre and discuss ways to create understanding and actionable goals for conquering continued systemic racism.
Falling in love with the problem: Ideas to Serve centers community partners and their local impact on the UNSDGs
On Monday night, seven women leaders from Atlanta described their social enterprises, each accompanied by student teams who participated in this year’s Ideas to Serve Program, organized by the Institute for Leadership and Social Impact.
The Intersection Podcast: Building a Community of Female Founders and Leaders
MBA student, Leo Haigh, joins with the last two presidents of the MBA Women in Business club, Nammu Kumar and Amanda Grupp, to reflect on their experiences building a community of inspirational female business leaders at Georgia Tech.
Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business Hosts Launch Event to Inaugurate Drawdown Georgia Business Compact
On October 21, 2021, the Drawdown Georgia Business Compact officially launched with a virtual panel discussion hosted by the Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business at the Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business (“Center”).
Creating the Sustainable Business Leaders of Tomorrow: Meet the Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business
The Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business at the Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business is determined to make a difference in corporate sustainability through curriculum, partnerships, and outreach.
Community, Empowerment, and a Safe Space: The Story of Scheller’s Blacks in Business Club
Learn about the beginnings of the Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business Blacks in Business club and the impact it’s had in cultivating community and important conversations over the last five years.
2020 – 2021 Institute Diversity and Inclusion Fellow: Scheller Professor Tiffany Johnson’s New MBA Class on Work, Equity, and Wellness
Associate Professor Tiffany Johnson examined equity and diversity in organizations with the mind-body connection of the individual as part of the course “Work, Equity, and Wellness.”
Scheller MBA Students and Alumnae Celebrate International Women’s Day at Annual Brunch
In recognition of International Women’s Day, Scheller College women, both current students and alumnae from the Full-time and Evening MBA programs, gathered for an annual celebratory brunch hosted by Scheller MBA alum Jacquelyn Renée Schneider (Evening MBA, 2018).
Changing the Opportunities for Women as Leaders through Servant Leadership
Statistically, men still serve in more leadership roles than women. However, a recent study published by Scheller College of Business professor and Tedd Munchak Chair in Entrepreneurship, Dr. Terry Blum, and colleague Dr. Jim Lemoine (U. Buffalo) asserts that where servant leadership is practiced in the workplace it provides an environment that creates servant followers and provides a leadership advantage for women servant leaders.