Blog Posts in: Spotlight or Colleagues Corner

Zhaozhao He, Mihail Miletkov, Viktoriya Staneva

New Kids on the Block: The Effect of Generation X Directors on Corporate Performance

Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Generational identity can influence many aspects of life, from family and work to political views to consumer and corporate behavior. In the United States today, there are four adult generations: Millennials (born 1982 – 2005), Generation X (born 1961 – 1981), Baby Boomers (born 1943 – 1960), and the Silent Generation (born 1925 – 1942).[1] Of these four, only one – the Baby Boomers – have a dominating presence in U.S. corporate boardrooms. Read More
Mike Merenda at podium

Mike Merenda

Thursday, May 7, 2020
Mike will be retiring at the end of this year, after a 42 year career as an award winning researcher and educator. He first came to UNH in the fall of 1978. That same year, “Grease” was released, “Space Invaders” was created, and Kobe Bryant was born. But all of these events pale in comparison to the impact that Mike has had on UNH, WSBE/PCBE, his students and his colleagues. Read More
Jennifer-Cardoza,-working-at-home-for-her-job-in-the-marketing-department-at-John-Hancock-Investment-(Jim Michaud / MediaNews Group/Boston Herald)

Working from home ‘new normal’ in coronavirus era, likely to become permanent

Tuesday, April 7, 2020
A “silver lining” of the coronavirus crisis is that it has forced companies to “think creatively and innovatively” to stay in business, said Michelline Dufort, director of the Center for Family Enterprise at the University of New Hampshire. Read More
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif. signs the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act (AP Photo_Andrew Harnik)

Pelosi pushes infrastructure, more state and local assistance for next stimulus bill

Tuesday, April 7, 2020
“The stimulus package is really targeted at areas that businesses need right now, finding ways to support cash flow and helping businesses keep people employed,” said Michelline Dufort, director of the Center for Family Enterprise at the University of New Hampshire. Read More
Dan Innis

UNH experts weigh in on stimulus benefits

Tuesday, April 7, 2020
More needs to be done help small business owners in response to the worldwide outbreak of COVID-19, University of New Hampshire Professor Daniel Innis told the Sun on Monday, adding that it will be an economic "disaster" if the economy remains shut down deep into the spring. Read More
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Women And The Frontlines Of COVID-19

Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Now, when both parents are working from home, “there seems to be an expectation that women will take on more of managing the household—especially if kids are home—in order to create a better work environment for the male partner,” notes Jennifer Griffith, an assistant professor of organizational behavior... Read More
This Wednesday, April 1, 2020 file photo shows the marquee for the Iowa Theater, closed in response to the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak, on John Wayne Drive in Winterset, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

What you need to know about the new small business loan program

Tuesday, April 7, 2020
While it helps with rent and mortgages, it is important to note that it does not replace business profits,” said Daniel Innis, a professor of hospitality management and marketing at the University of New Hampshire and former hotel owner. Read More
michelline dufort

Innis and Dufort in the news on the impact of COVID-19 on small businesses in NH

Monday, April 6, 2020
The Conway Daily Sun interview with Dan Professor Dan Innis and Micheline Dufort, Director of our Center for Family Business and CEO Forum, on the impact of the new CARES bill on businesses in NH. Read More
Micky Bedell

Meet our new Multimedia Manager Micky Bedell!

Thursday, December 5, 2019
Micky maintains the College’s social media presences and tells its stories as a shooter, editor, and producer of photography and videography. Read More
Richard Kilbride lecturing

Finance & the Liberal Arts

Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Over winter break, Rick Kilbride is teaching at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs and at Colorado College in Colorado Springs, both places he has taught before. Read More