Exemplary Student Work
Starbucks C.A.F.E. Practices
Designed by Torie Beedle Illustrated by Forest Stearns
MBA students Torie Beedle and Forest Stearns used a graphic visual aid for a case study presentation. For their presentation, the students analyzed Starbucks’ C.A.F.E. practices with respect to sustainable supply chain management.
See graphic visual aid.
John Deere & Co. Strategic Investor Plan
by Jerid Bethke
MBA student Jerid Bethke recommended that John Deere & Co. reduce its debt, postpone further divestitures, and repurchase stock based on the timing of favorable market valuation.
Community Kitchen: Business Case for Gleaning
by Laurie Caldwell, Paul Farella, Geoff Riggs
In Managerial & Financial Accounting, students must research a business and make a case for a new business operation. Three students made the business case for enhancing the operations of the Community Kitchen in Keene, NH.
by Leon Cauthen
Backcasting is a tool used by the Natural Step process and is seen as a helpful divergent process that allows people to look at current status through the lens of working backwards from a vision of wild success. MBA student Leon Cauthen nested his Practicum project in a longer term goal on sustainable development.