On Oct. 14, 2016, students in the Business, Society and the Economy (BSE) College Park Scholars (CPS) program at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business celebrated the 21st Citation Class with an awards ceremony honoring students for outstanding achievement and outstanding citizenship for exemplifying the founding ideals and values of CPS.
What is critical thinking? We hear it all the time – in the classroom, in the workplace, in interviews, in professional circles, but do we really know what it is, and more importantly, why it matters?
Victor Mullins, associate dean of the undergraduate program at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business, recently interviewed Smith Sophomore Kristin Woo ’19 to discuss how she is “pioneering her path” during her Smith journey. This past summer, Kristin was an Accounting Intern for I.L. Creations in Rockville, Maryland. She is currently a student in the Global Mindset Colloquium and a Member of Primannum Honor Society.
Fall 2016 edition of Smith Business magazine.
Don’t let your guard down just because a customer service agent has a disarming smile. New research from Smith School professor Hui Liao shows that companies can be friendly and unscrupulous at the same time. "Service climate is distinct from ethical climate," she says. “It’s possible to do harm, but to do it in a nice way.” Some companies even use flattery and attentiveness to compensate for their