The Achievement Index

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

Student Profile: Lena Hegemann

Profile | May 19, 2022

While Lena Hegemann will be part of the Class of 2022 commencement this May, she fulfilled her graduation requirements in December 2021 and is already immersed in the professional world as a campaign specialist at Bloomberg LP.


Read More at the Box

Revealing Untold Stories with Snigdha Sur

Blog | Apr 25, 2022

Today we are joined by Snigdha Sur, founder and CEO of The Juggernaut. The Juggernaut is a premium media company and community focusing on global South Asian stories for the diaspora and beyond.
Read More

Student Profile: Willette Menefee

Profile | Apr 11, 2022

Marketing major Willette Menefee has her eye on a career in esports. She says, “New York Tech is preparing me for the future by giving me the opportunities to get hands-on experience within the classroom.”


Read More at the Box

Big Give Gets Bigger in 2022

Feature | Apr 06, 2022

On March 30 through 31 donations to the fourth annual Big Give brought in 927 gifts from 868 donors, totaling $355,076—exceeding last year’s total by nearly $15,000.


Read More at the Box

Create Your Opportunity with Maria Frey

Blog | Mar 28, 2022

The job search process can be challenging whether you are a recent graduate or an experienced professional. In this episode, our host John Rebecchi Ph.D. (M.B.A. ’83), sat down with Maria Frey, President of Executive Consultants of New York, Corp.
Read More

Faculty Forum: Retaining Talent Amid The Great Resignation

Feature | Mar 21, 2022

In Part II of Associate Professor Radek Nowak’s analysis of the Great Resignation, he delves into ways employers can improve retention.


Read More at the Box

Faculty Forum: Why Millions of Americans Quit Their Jobs

Feature | Mar 15, 2022

In Part I of a two-part series, Associate Professor Radek Nowak, Ph.D., looks at why American employees could afford to quit their jobs during the biggest economic crisis in recent history.


Read More at the Box

Timeless Legacy with Esther Fortunoff-Greene

Blog | Mar 14, 2022

In celebration of Women’s History Month, our host John Rebecchi, Ph.D. (M.B.A. ’83) welcomes Esther Fortunoff-Greene, President and CEO of Fortunoff Fine Jewelry.
Read More

Alumni Profile: Nancy Byatt

Profile | Mar 09, 2022

Through her company, Lifeline 4 Families, Nancy Byatt (D.O. ’03, M.B.A. ’03) is working on destigmatizing maternal mental health and helping mothers get the aid they need during and after their pregnancies.


Read More at the Box

High-Integrity Selling with Rich Isaac

Blog | Feb 28, 2022

This week, we are joined by Rich Isaac, Sales and Business Development Training Expert, and CEO of a Hauppauge, NY-based Sandler Training program, providing sales and leadership training services.
Read More