Posts featuring Simone Arrington

Women and Minorities in Management and Technology

Ethan Sprissler, Faculty Program Director at Excelsior College, interviews fellow faculty member, author, and campaigner, Dr. Michele Paludi, for the Women and Minorities in Management and Technology Series: a series of articles that explore the stories of fascinating people who provide an...  [Read More]

Book Review: ‘Invisible Influence: The Hidden Forces That Shape Behavior’ by Jonah Berger

This book review is an article originally published in the Journal of Business and Technology, produced by the School of Business and Technology at Excelsior College.  You can read the original article here: http://jbt.excelsior.edu/   Following the success of his best-selling book,...  [Read More]

Dr. Ted Lehmann and the Geopolitics of Energy

Dr. Timothy (Ted) Lehmann, the faculty director for the Social Sciences in the School of Liberal Arts, recently published a book on the international politics of energy: The Geopolitics of Global Energy: The New Cost of Plenty. The book features research from...  [Read More]

How the National Science Foundation Grant Supports Workforce Readiness

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Excelsior College $864,000 in grant funding to ensure workforce readiness in the manufacturing industry.  Tina Vasquez, Marketing Manager at Excelsior College, caught up with associate dean in the School of Business and Technology, Dr. Michael...  [Read More]

How to Avoid Labeling Yourself—or Letting Others Label You—as a Victim

Gary McClain, PhD, is a faculty member in the School of Health Sciences and therapist who specializes in helping clients deal with the emotional impact of chronic and life-threatening illnesses. Victim. We seem to hear that word a lot lately. “Victim” is...  [Read More]

Digital Badges: The Future of Credentials in the Digital Age

Mike is one of my oldest and closest friends. He is a successful web developer with a nearly 15-year career developing content management systems and web pages for major national accounts. He is creative, technically savvy, easy to work with, and a...  [Read More]

Work/Life Balance: A Five-Step Approach to Achieving It Your Way

Gary McClain, PhD, is a faculty member in the School of Health Sciences and therapist who specializes in helping clients deal with the emotional impact of chronic and life-threatening illnesses. The term “work/life balance” gets tossed around a lot. I use it...  [Read More]

Gender Bias in Management: An Interview with Dr. Ethne Swartz

On May 18, 2017, The School of Business and Technology, in collaboration with the President’s Committee on Inclusion (PCI), welcomed Dr. Ethne Swartz to Excelsior College.  Dr. Swartz gave a colloquium entitled: “Making it through the labyrinth:  Gender bias in management.”  Dr....  [Read More]

Dr. Michael Johnson Gains Prestigious Nuclear Industry Appointments

Dr. Michael Johnson, Interim Associate Dean, Technology, and Faculty Program Director, Energy Management, has received two prestigious appointments within the nuclear industry. Dr. Johnson has had a long and distinguished career in the nuclear industry – from his early days in the...  [Read More]

Of OWLs and Students: Making the Most of the Excelsior College Online Writing Lab

The semester is winding down and your term paper is due in less than a week, but you have no idea how to write one! Sound familiar? No problem. Excelsior College offers a nationally-acclaimed, free resource for support with academic writing. It’s...  [Read More]