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CNBC, The Lame Duck Network: Shilling For Short Sellers and Hating Obama Are Not Enough Anymore

Dean Emeritus, Terry Connelly, offers commentary on the true bias of CNBC.

Being an Optimist May be Good for Your Heart

Kit Yarrow, Professor Emerita, discusses the link between psychology and health according to extensive research and industry analysis.

Puppy vs. Puppy: Tail of Super Bowl Ads

Professor Emerita Kit Yarrow discusses the most popular Super Bowl ads and what factors contribute to their success.

Has Technology Killed the Jewelry Industry?

The jewelry industry has experienced a steady decline in sales in recent years. Professor Emerita Kit Yarrow discusses the influence technology has on buying decisions via an article on Pacific Standard.

The Business School Dean's Quiz for 2015

Dean Emeritus, Terry Connelly, provides a 33 question quiz that is comprised of questions that won't be answered until the end of 2015. Compare your predictions on the popular news topics with the former Dean's.

Avoid These 5 Pitfalls That'll Undermine Your New Year's Resolutions

Professor Emerita, Kit Yarrow, provides insight on why you may not complete resolutions set at the beginning of the year.

Last Minute Shopping Rush Underway In Bay Area

Dean Emeritus, Terry Connelly speaks on the economical factors influencing consumer spending during the holiday season. Declining gas prices, holiday sales, and payment plans are some factors utilized.

The Fright Before Christmas

Dean Emeritus, Terry Connelly, uses the poem, "Twas the Night Before Christmas" as inspiration for a financial themed poem used to depict the stock market, taxes, and financial planning.

Putting Money Lessons for Teens Under the Tree

Kit Yarrow, Professor Emerita, speaks with USA Today to discuss how gift exchanging can become an educational experience for parents and their status-conscious offspring.

The "One Percent" Lead Holiday Retail

Professor Emerita, Kit Yarrow, uses her psychological expertise to analyze holiday spending among the average consumer.

Christmas Card Tradition Fading

Kit Yarrow, Professor Emerita, speaks to the connection between technological advancements and the diminishing amount of holiday cards being mailed in 2014.

A Financial Planner’s Most Important Job Isn’t What You Think It Is

Adjunct Professor, Rick Kahler, shares with time.com one of the most common misconceptions of a financial planners job.

Golden Gate University Appoints Two New Deans

GGU names Fred Sroka as Dean of the Bruce F. Braden School of Taxation and the School of Accounting and Dr. Nate Hinerman as Dean of Undergraduate Programs.

How to Maximize Your Holiday Gift Giving by Shopping Smart

Professor Emerita, Kit Yarrow, utilizes principles from her most recent book release, "Decoding the New Consumer Mind" to shed light on ineffective shopping habits and how to spend money wisely this holiday season.

Healthy Gifts How to say " I care" not "you are fat"

Kit Yarrow, Professor Emerita, shares gift ideas for the health conscious to news-leader.com that include researched backed information to consider when gifting this year.

5 Reasons Why You Give Such Awful Presents

Professor Emerita, Kit Yarrow, uses research and her experience in psychology to advise shoppers on how to purchase gifts recipients will love.

Could the Oil Price Crash Kill Keystone XL?

Dean Emeritus Terry Connelly gives insight into the financial implications of the pipeline.

How to Beat Marketers' Jedi Mind Tricks

Kit Yarrow, professor emerita, speaks on how to avoid over-purchasing and buyer's remorse by following simple shopping tips.

Curbing the Urge to Splurge on Bargains

Kit Yarrow, professor emerita, speaks with Southern California Public Radio to explain why we buy and how to avoid spending too much on the wrong things during the holiday season.

Apps Stirring Holiday Bargain Insanity

Kit Yarrow, professor emerita, shares her insights discovered through research on the effect apps have on our holiday purchasing.

Stop Making These 5 Shopping Mistake And You Won't Overspend

Professor Emerita, Kit Yarrow, list 5 shopping mistakes bargain hunters make when trying to save during the holiday season.

Black Friday Brings Out Family Ties, Primal Side

Professor Emerita, Kit Yarrow, speaks on the success of Black Friday from a psychological standpoint.

Shhh... The American Economy Is on the Brink...of a Boom!

Terry Connelly, Dean Emeritus, sheds light on the good and the bad regarding the American economy focusing on Q4.

Food, Sex and Giving to Charity

Marketing Professor Michal Strahilevitz speaks on the link between donating and our own well-being.

Elissa Buie on Financial Times Top 100 Women Financial Advisers List

Distinguished Adjunct Professor, Elissa Buie, has been named one of Financial Times' inaugural FT Top 100 Women Financial Advisers for 2014.