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Junior Brett Lawson signs the petition of his choice.

Morally assessing business partnerships

A continuation on the petition discussionBy James Spiegel | Contributor In contemporary American culture, there are many challenges which face Christian institutions, whether they are businesses or universities.  One of these regards making morally responsible decisions about contractors and service providers with which to partner. For one thing, it is […]

by · March 1, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Sam Bartu and Zac Saltzgaber sign in to attend the Truth at Work Conference.

Taylor hosts Truth at Work Conference

Business conference offered to studentsRayce Patterson | The Echo Taylor University hosted the Transformation: Truth at Work Conference as a satellite location for the third year in a row on Nov. 9. According to their website, Truth at Work is one of the leading and fasting growing marketplace ministries in […]

by · November 16, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Upland Print and Stitch entered its third year of business in September.

Upland Print and Stitch enters association

Local business accepted into NNEPRayce Patterson | The Echo Upland Print and Stitch was accepted as a member of the National Network of Embroidery Professionals (NNEP) in September. “We joined (the NNEP) because there’s not a whole lot of industry organizations out there that deal directly with embroidery businesses,” CEO […]

by · October 26, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Local/Indiana, News
The Upland Print and Stitch moves locations from their house on Main Street to 116 East Berry Street. (Photograph by Aubree DeVisser)

Upland Print and Stitch relocates

Print and Stitch moves down the roadBy Aubree DeVisser | Contributor Upland Print and Stitch owners Andrew and Tammy Preston have moved their printing and embroidery business to 116 East Berry Street. “We needed the space but considering the location and the development of small businesses, we realized it would […]

by · April 20, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Dr. Eric Hernandez, junior Anna Cummings and graduate student Danielle Spoutz enjoy fast food at a recent trip to California promoting the Enactus program.
Photograph provided by Anna Cummings

Enactus goes west

Students and professors represent Taylor in CaliforniaBy Emily Rachelle Russell | Echo On Oct. 19–21, junior Anna Cummings and graduate student Danielle Spoutz with Associate Professor of Accounting Eric Hernandez and Associate Professor of Business Jody Hirschy attended and presented at the 2017 Christian Business Faculty Association (CBFA) Annual Conference, […]

by · October 27, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News
Data provided by PEW research center. Graphic illustrated by Ian Proano

Women in leadership

The world is changing—businesses need to adaptBy Samantha Petersen | Contributor As the world continues to diversify, business leaders need to change along with it. For success in today’s market, more women need to be in business leadership. In 2013, 37 percent of women between ages 25 and 29 held bachelor’s […]

by · April 7, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Fixing ugly

Fixing ugly

Former Taylor athletes give wire dog kennels a makeover By Carly Wheeler | Contributor   Taylor alumni Brody (’11) and Bethany (’12) Rathman love their dogs, but they never expected a homemade dog kennel to change the course of their entire careers. The couple moved to Colorado soon after completing […]

by · October 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Features
Three ACBSP representatives analyze Taylor’s business department practices.

Credit where credit is due

Taylor business department receives accreditation bodyBy Emily Rachelle Russell | Contributor The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) visited Taylor’s campus Sunday, Oct. 2 through Wednesday, Oct. 5 to complete the final step of Taylor’s business department accreditation process. This accreditation would cover all the business majors, including […]

by · October 7, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
Family food

Family food

Son takes over father’s catering company The love of cooking might be hereditary. Over 35 years ago, Larry Couch founded Peace & Plenty Catering. Now his son, Josh Couch, is taking over as Larry plans for retirement. On your webpage, it says you bought the Peace & Plenty restaurant after […]

by · September 30, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Local/Indiana
Rhoda Sommers welcomes the new challenge of serving Taylor’s faculty and students as dean of the social sciences, education and business department. (Photo by Mindy Wildman)

Summer’s over, Sommers just began

Taylor welcomes Dean of Social Sciences, Education and BusinessBy Annabelle Blair | Echo Rhoda Sommers assumed her new role as dean of the social sciences, education and business department (SSEB) on July 1, 2016, after Connie Lightfoot’s retirement last spring. Sommers had been employed as dean of the school of education […]

by · September 9, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News