On the occasion of the 2019 Fall Faculty Luncheon at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, it was a great pleasure to reunify Professor Emeritus Othmar Winkler (center) – our most senior faculty member, Professor Thomas Cooke (right center) – lead professor in accounting, Dean of Executive Programs Charles Skuba (far right), Professor Michael Czinkota (left center) and Professor Alan Mayer-Sommer (far left) – expert in accounting. A good time was had by all!
It was a pleasure to be at commencement with almost 1,000 business school graduates. Helping to formulate thoughts and minds is a great mission and accomplishment.
It was a great pleasure to be with colleagues Othmar Winkler, SeniorProfessor emeritus (he was instrumental in hiring me at Georgetown) and professor Thomas Cooke, Senior Professor at Georgetown.
INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE
for excellence in International Business Case writing
Case submitted by faculty and students, can cover the entire spectrum of the International Business sphere, covering, for example, but not limited to, Trade and Investment Policies, the International Business Environment or Strategy and Operations. The deadline for submission of the previously unpublished final case, including instructor’s solution materials, is April 15, 2019.
Length of submission: Less than 3,000 words (the solution material does not count against this limit)
Please submit to Prof. Michael Czinkota M.Czinkota@Kent.ac.uk
Cases will be evaluated and selected by an international Jury whose decisions are final.
Winners receive a Certificate and will be entered in the Kent Business School Book of Honor
🏆 First Prize: £ 500
Second Prize: £ 250
Third Prize: £ 125
Prizes 4-12: £ 50
Winning cases are also eligible for publication in the forthcoming Cambridge Press book by Prof. Michael Czinkota, Prof. Ilkka Ronkainen and Prof. Suraksha Gupta
If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, please contact M.Czinkota@Kent.ac.uk
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Why does a Georgetown University professor write about the soul and international business? Because they’re closely interlinked! An analysis of a new world, terrorism, the future of trade, and the search for the soul are what you find in this book. “In Search for the Soul of International Business”, by Michael Czinkota hits the shelves just when needed most, given new environments, new approaches, new emotions and new commitments. “I consider the soul the center of our aspirations and inspirations. Loss of soul typically connotes death. Maintaining a soul offers a reference point and stability. For one’s progress in thinking I aim to supply both content and context.”Author Bio: Professor Michael R. Czinkota teaches international marketing and business at the McDonough School of Business of Georgetown University and the University of Kent in Canterbury. He served in the U.S. government as the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce, as head of the U.S. Delegation to the OECD Industry Committee in Paris and as senior trade advisor for Export Controls. Over the past 30 years he is consistently listed in every international marketing and business ranking as a top 20 author. He is a distinguished fellow of the Academy of Marketing Science and of the Chartered Institute of Marketing. He received the AMA Lifetime Achievement Award in 2007. The Universidad Ricardo Palma of Lima. Peru named its new International Marketing School after Czinkota. Book Info: Trade and globalization inundate us with constant information, new concepts, and endless data. Individuals are caught in the whirl-wind of a fast-paced world, often without the ability to stop and think, particularly when it comes to issues of the soul. With a foreword by Ambassador Dr. László Szabó ,a preface by the Rev. Horkan, and the humorous yet pensive illustrations by award-winning cartoonist David Clark, this book jumpstarts the reader’s ability for a comprehensive understanding of pressing international business and trade issues and their linkage to the soul. “In Search for the Soul of International Business”, by Michael Czinkota hits the shelves just when needed most, given new environments, new approaches, new emotions and new commitments.
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