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Monthly Archives: August 2014

Daryo R. Cummins Wins Distinguished Intern Award for his Work in California

As part of his Telfer BCom, Daryo worked as an intern for the County of Riverside, more specifically the Office of Foreign Trade, Office of Military Services and the Office of Film and Television. In his role, he learned about job creation, business development, project management and economic development in a cross-cultural context. As one   …Continue Reading

New Study Focuses on Social Media Data and Investor Sentiment

Finance researchers are watching with interest as postings on social media are increasingly mined for business insights. Assistant Finance Professor Samir Saadi thinks they just might be the new tea leaves of market sentiment, enabling investors to pick IPO stocks with more confidence and avoid investing in over-priced IPOs. Managers could benefit too. “Each year,   …Continue Reading