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    where business is personal®

    Business is about people – faculty, staff, corporate partners, students, alumni – and our work changes their lives.

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    we are a school on a mission

    The W. P. Carey School of Business educates tomorrow’s business leaders, takes an entrepreneurial approach to learning, and conducts groundbreaking research, in order to create positive change on a global scale.

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    committed to student success

    By living out our values of excellence, integrity, impact and community, we create an environment where each student feels supported, connected and empowered.

December is a time to reflect and reconnect

In today’s always-online world, the best to make business personal is to with one another face-to-face. Winter break is an opportune time to take a breath and reconnect before the new year. Whether it’s coffee, convocation, or the W. P. Carey’s Got Talent Lip Sync Competition, remember to take the time to welcome new members to the team and catch up with coworkers you haven’t seen in a while.

Fall Convocation

Monday, Dec. 11
6 to 8 p.m.
Wells Fargo Arena, Tempe Campus

See calendar for details

News and Happenings

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Meet Hendrik Bessembinder and Danna Wiseman

Hank Bessembinder, the Francis J. and Mary B. Labriola Endowed Chair in Competitive Business, and Early Outreach and Summer Programs Manager Danna Wiseman, both share the desire to foster a passion for education in their students.

W. P. Carey in the News
Customer rage study

Improving the customer experience is a priority for almost any retailer today, but the front-line people and technologies consumers turn to when they have problems are falling short, according to the 2017 National Customer Rage Study conducted by the Center for Services Leadership.

Research and Ideas
Gratitude: A new approach

Gratitude is defined as a feeling of thankfulness, wonder or appreciation, and it can play an important role in our lives. Researchers have found that the expression of gratitude leads to a healthier heart, increased mental clarity, more balanced moods, a better immune system and increased happiness.

in case you missed it2018 Economic forecast

Corporate profits and earnings will keep the national economy going, while Arizona is poised to continue strong in 2018, driven by a strong labor force in finance and insurance, hospitality, and healthcare, according to the economists who spoke at the 54th Annual ASU/JPMorgan Chase Economic Forecast Luncheon.

dean's digestCongratulations to new grads

Today, we celebrate the accomplishments of 1,300 new W. P. Carey graduates who will cross the stage at convocation. We also celebrate their futures today, knowing that wherever they go in their lives and careers, W. P. Carey will always be a part of their journey.

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did you know?ASU entrepreneurs earn $250K in funding

Among the two dozen ASU-affiliated startups that won more than $250,000 in funding at the Venture Devils Demo Day competition were software that tracks when people are in a mental health crisis, a game to help ease childhood anxiety, an innovative pool security monitor, and an app that finds nearby parking spaces.