International Women’s Day 2012

By Maria Shpokayte Last week on Thursday, March 8th, 2012, graduate student club Zicklin Women in Business (ZWIB) hosted their 3rd annual International Women’s Day event at Baruch College. For the third time in the past three years, a panel of distinguished guests and a large group of graduate students gathered at Baruch College’s Newman … Continue reading

When I’m 64: A Business Version of Tuesdays with Morrie

When I’m 64:  A Business Version of Tuesdays with Morrie By Danielle V Hemsley, MS Statistics Candidate Mavin Tolkin’s book, When I’m 64 Planning for the Best of Your Life is an easy read full of Tolkin’s real life stories. Marvin owned the Women’s Lingerie company, Jennifer Dale which was sold at major retailers such … Continue reading

A Class to Learn How to Maximize Outcomes of Daily Professional Interactions: Negotiation MGMT 9660

Written By: Danielle V Hemsley MS Statistics Candidate Do you want your next business meeting to be more successful?  Looking for a better deal on a used car purchase? Wondering how to deal with that obnoxious co-worker? Still looking for a business elective to take next semester? Lucky for you, the Negotiation, MGMT 9660 class … Continue reading

Leadership from below

I jotted down these notes last spring when I was an instructor at CityTech. These notes cheered me up today after working clients and vendors. Sitting here in on the fourth floor of Voorhees on a beautiful spring Saturday, surely I can find something better to do, but I am glued to my chair.   I am charmed and … Continue reading


One vivid memory from my otherwise unmemorable high school career was carrying the school’s bleachers from the west field across the school parking lot to the east field. No not by myself, but all the boys in gym class. The thirty of us, under the direction of our gym teacher, picked up the seemingly immoveable … Continue reading