Small Business Management: What would you do?

In an article from the New York Times, a management issue facing a Queens County McDonald’s franchise is detailed.  Situated in Flushing, the McDonald’s on Parsons and Northern Boulevards has been frequented by a group of elderly Korean men and women spending long hours in the establishment.   Sarah Maslin Nir and Jiah Ham report: “The […]

CUNY IVE Engages 1,400 Students in UK MarketMaker Competition

  Our partners at the CUNY Institute of Virtual Enterprise support student entrepreneurship internationally as well. Read below for details: CUNY Institute for Virtual Enterprise (IVE) expands its global reach by partnering with the Gazelle Colleges Group a consortium of 20 colleges in the United Kingdom and its third annual Market Maker Competition. This year’s […]

Baruch’s Field Center for Entrepreneurship Earns National Award

NEW YORK, NY-October 10, 2012 – The Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship at Baruch College recently received the award for Outstanding Contributions to Advance the Discipline of Entrepreneurship given by the Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers (GCEC). Colleges and universities submitted reports for award consideration. The GCEC reviewed each entry in areas including: economic […]

NY City Council Visits the Field Center/Baruch SBDC

Baruch College Welcomes NY City Council to Learn About Its Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development Opportunities NEW YORK, NY-September 21, 2012 – Members from the New York City Council were invited to learn about opportunities in entrepreneurship and small business development offered at  The Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship located at Baruch College.The roundtable […]

Entrepreneurship Professors Receive Grant for Reality-Based Video Series

NEW YORK, NY-August 30, 2012 – The National Science Foundation has awarded a grant of $898,506 to The Research Foundation of CUNY,  Baruch College for support of an entrepreneurship program led by Stuart A. Schulman, Ed.D., professor of entrepreneurship with the Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship in Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business. In […]