The Achievement Index

Welcome to the School of Management's Achievement Index blog. Email your ideas and questions to us at kteleish@nyit.edu.

NYIT at the NYC Veterans Day Parade

Feature | Nov 13, 2018

For the first time, more than 60 students, veterans, faculty, and staff marched as a dedicated group in the 2018 New York City Veterans Day Parade on November 11.


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Dr. Aliza D. Racelis, Visiting Fulbright Scholar, Explains Organizational Culture

Blog | Oct 24, 2018

Throughout the fall 2018 semester, Dr. Aliza D. Racelis, a visiting Fulbright Scholar, will share her knowledge and expertise with SOM students, faculty, and staff. She recently explained the concept of organizational culture to MBA students.
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Alumni Profile: Kyle Barry

Profile | Oct 18, 2018

Kyle Barry (B.S. ’07, M.B.A. ’12) is engineering manager, Well-being, at Instagram and volunteers as a career coach for college students at San Jose State University.
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Alumni Profile: Ian Rubin

Feature | Oct 15, 2018

Ian Rubin (B.P.S. ’14) is a retention sales specialist for the New York Yankees.


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Raynia Arnold’s first time at the Yankee Stadium

Blog | Oct 01, 2018

Recently, NYIT's School of Management Debra A. Vogel Student Advancement Program hosted “NYIT Day at the Yankee Stadium.” This initiative gave NYIT students, staff, faculty and their family and friends a chance watch the New York Yankees as they take on the Toronto Blue Jays at the Yankee Stadium.
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News Brief: NYIT Cheers on the Bronx Bombers

Feature | Sep 24, 2018

The School of Management organized an event for NYIT students, alumni, faculty, staff, and friends to watch a New York Yankees baseball game at Yankee Stadium.


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Owned: When Consumers Feel a Brand Is “Theirs”

Feature | Sep 17, 2018

According to Colleen P. Kirk, D.P.S., when consumers feel psychological ownership of a brand, they are happy to spend more for it; but businesses should be aware that these devoted customers also feel entitled to wield some control over the brand.


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Q&A with Ajay Yadav: Roomi to Grow

Feature | Sep 13, 2018

In 2017, The Box interviewed Ajay Yadav, former NYIT management student and founder of Roomi, about being named one of Forbes magazine’s 30 Under 30. We recently caught up with him again to find out how his company has changed in the last year.


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News Brief: NYIT Welcomes New EMBA Students

Feature | Sep 07, 2018

Leaders, faculty members, industry professionals, and others welcomed a group of new students to NYIT's EMBA program in the School of Management.
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New Faculty Receive New York Welcome

Feature | Aug 30, 2018

The latest faculty members joining the university were welcomed by NYIT President Hank Foley, Ph.D., at the New Faculty Reception on August 28 at NYIT de Seversky Mansion.


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