Business Administration



Guttman Community College Introduces International Business Track

March 10, 2023 | Academics, Business Administration

New track ensures Business Administration program graduates will be in a position to transfer to a four-year program or enter the workforce New York, N.Y. (March 10, 2023)—On February 10, 2023, the New York State Education Department approved a new program at Stella and Charles Guttman Community College: Business Administration, A.A.—International Business Track. “The College […]

Two Valedictorians for the Guttman Community College Class of 2021

July 19, 2021 | Academics, Business Administration, Student Achievement, Student Feature, Student Spotlight

For the first time in the College’s history, two outstanding students have been selected as Valedictorians of the Guttman Community College Class of 2021. Oluwadamilola Moses and Rena Safy have been exemplary scholars and leaders, and achieved perfect cumulative GPAs during their years at Guttman. Ms. Moses and Ms. Safy were honored for their achievements during the June 17th, 2021 virtual Salute to Graduates ceremony. The dual Valedictorians both majored in business administration.

Dr. Rodrigo Lobo Publishes and Speaks on “Technology Forecasting and Corporate Strategy”

June 10, 2020 | Academics, Business Administration, Conference Presentation, Faculty, Publication, Research

In the midst of the pandemic, Assistant Professor of Business Dr. Rodrigo Lobo has contributed to the highest tier in the field of management and business. Despite the cancellation of the Academy of Management (AoM) Specialized Conference Advancing Management Research in Latin America, where he had been accepted to present this year, Dr. Lobo’s paper was published in the conference’s prestigious Global Proceedings. Stemming from this accomplishment, Dr. Lobo was also guest speaker at the Institut Supérieur de Gestion (ISG) Lab Research Seminar for graduate faculty, which was held online.  

Guttman Professor and Alumna Join Forces to Share Why Ethnography Matters with the Public

April 11, 2020 | Business Administration, Experiential Learning, Humanities and Social Sciences, Research

Guttman alumna Hannia Delgado and Assistant Professor of Anthropology Dr. Kristina Baines are working together to help the public understand why ethnography and ethnographic research matter through the power of social media.

For Starlin Pimentel, It’s About Mindful Progress

February 3, 2020 | Business Administration, Student Spotlight

Starlin Pimentel is all about making progress. He calls himself passionate and diligent about his work, and he strives for excellence every day. “I don’t want to just stay afloat, I want to raise my standards,” he says. He meditates regularly. At nineteen years old, he wisely says that the journey to success takes time, hard work, and self-awareness. Starlin is the first in his family to attend college. He grew up in the Dominican Republic and was raised in the Bronx. He confidently states, “I want to become someone who people look up to — someone of value.”

Dr. Rodrigo Lobo, Assistant Professor of Business

June 19, 2019 | Academics, Business Administration, Faculty, Faculty Feature, First Year Experience

“Life is good, life is beautiful. Enjoy it. Use it to the full extent. Don’t waste your moments. Create an objective for you and go for it!”

Assistant Professor of Business Dr. Rodrigo Lobo has been all about business for over 30 years. Before taking the daring “180 degrees toward full-time work in academia,” his career spanned the breadth of “corporate life.” For nearly a decade, Dr. Lobo contributed his analytical expertise to a unique public project: the Itaipu Binacional Company, an initiative of the Brazilian and Paraguayan governments that jointly runs one of the most productive hydroelectric power plants in the world.

Guttman Business Professor Publishes on “Eco-Innovation in a Textile Industry”

May 15, 2019 | Academics, Business Administration, Faculty, Publication, Research

Dr. Rodrigo Cortopassi Goron Lobo, Assistant Professor of Business, has authored the chapter “Eco-Innovation in a Textile Industry,” which appears in the book Knowledge and Innovation Management, recently published by Poisson Publishing in Brazil. 

Guttman Students Participate in Fed Challenge

October 26, 2018 | Academics, Business Administration, Experiential Learning, Student Feature

On October 23, 2018, four students from Professor Sebastien Buttet’s ECON 201 Macroeconomics class participated in the College Fed Challenge, a competition organized by the Federal Reserve Bank that aims to bring real-world economic analysis into the classroom. As part of the Challenge, students presented a case analysis of macroeconomic indicators for the U.S. economy, […]

Guttman Faculty Scholarship-Spring 2018-Scholarly Publications, Research Grants, and Presentations

September 27, 2018 | Academics, Business Administration, Conference Presentation, Faculty, Fellowships, First Year Experience, Grants, Information Technology, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Publication, Research, STEM, Urban Studies

In spring 2018, Guttman Community College faculty have published an impressive array of articles, books, and reports, received prestigious grants for their research and scholarship, and delivered important presentations at a variety of local, national, and international academic conferences and scholarly events. PUBLICATIONS Ryan W. Coughlan, Assistant Professor of Sociology, is the co-author of “Progressive […]