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28 Strong: M.S. in Management Inaugural Cohort

Student Insight: M.S. in Management Ambassador, Katelyn Thomas, describes cohort model strengths
   January 15, 2019

One of the key features of the M.S. in Management program has been the cohort model. The ability to rotate through classes with the same individuals has shown to help in the classroom, but also has been beneficial for building and strengthening bonds outside the classroom.   

In the classroom, the cohort has been able to work together to master...

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Lifelong Learner Reflects on Decision to Pursue a Belk College MBA

Student Insight: MBA Ambassador, Jackson Switzer, recollects critical business lessons
   January 3, 2019

My wife says I have too many degrees. You could say she has a point. Right after my undergraduate studies at the University of Alabama in Chemistry, I earned a master of science degree. Then, I segued immediately to a Chemical Engineering Ph.D. program at Georgia Tech. Having run out of ways to postpone starting an actual job, I finally began work as an engineer at a...

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Use science to conduct better meetings: Professor's new book available

Use science to conduct better meetings: Professor's new book available
   January 2, 2019

Most meetings end with attendees wondering what was accomplished. In 2019, leaders everywhere or pretty much anyone who interacts with others should resolve to read “The Surprising Science of Meetings” by UNC Charlotte’s Steven Rogelberg. The ...

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Economic growth continues, approaching longest expansion on record

Dr. Connaughton presents December 2018 Barings/UNC Charlotte Economic Forecast
   December 12, 2018

The economy of the United States and North Carolina continues to accelerate and could be headed into the longest economic expansion on record within the next six months, UNC Charlotte professor and economist John Connaughton said.

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DECEMBER GRADUATE ACCEPTED INTO PRESTIGIOUS VENTURE FOR AMERICA PROGRAM

   December 10, 2018

https://inside.uncc.edu/news-features/2018-12-10/december-graduate-accepted-prestigious-venture-america-program

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Wells Fargo Recruits Top-Tier Talent from the Belk College of Business

   December 5, 2018

As a leader in the financial services industry, Wells Fargo understands the value that top-tier talent brings to an organization. The Belk College of Business welcomed several Wells Fargo executives back to the UNC Charlotte Center City campus this November for an on-campus recruiting and networking event. Wells Fargo, in a search to recruit ambitious, career-ready associates for their...

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Entrepreneurship connection: Graduate student draws inspiration from speakers

Student Insight: M.S. in Math Finance Ambassador Danielle Avery reflects on entrepreneurship series
   December 4, 2018

I never thought I could become an entrepreneur. Not that I wouldn’t want to – I’ve certainly daydreamed of owning my own business and enjoying the associated benefits: working for myself, setting my own hours, pursuing my passion, etc. However, those daydreams are quickly shut down by my more logical side that questions if I have what it takes to do something so difficult. Am I smart...

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M.S. in Management Student Engineers a Bright Career Path

Student Insight: Learn how Michael Bennett is preparing for his engineering dream career
   November 28, 2018

Michael is an adventurist who discovered his love of all things STEM during his youth. Having grown up in Silicon Valley, as a Boy Scout, he spent most of his weekends earning merit badges, learning problem solving, camping and practicing...

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Alumna pays it forward with scholarship

Alumna pays it forward with scholarship
   November 20, 2018

Story written by University Advancement

By the time Susan Norton Jamison ’78 was in high school, two things were certain: She wanted to be an accountant and to attend college in the city.

Jamison, who grew up in Macon County, knew that finding a job in the accounting field would be...

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Entrepreneurship in the Belk College

Alumni, faculty and student perspectives
   November 16, 2018

How do you teach entrepreneurship?

Action, interaction and iteration.

 

So you see a market need and you want to start a business - something different to meet the market need. How do you learn about being an entrepreneur?

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