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Economic growth continues, approaching longest expansion on record

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 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

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

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

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

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

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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Pursuit of MBA Shapes Graduate Student's Professional Journey

Pursuit of MBA Shapes Graduate Student's Professional Journey

Student Insight: Learn how MBA Ambassador, Marc Rizzo, is expanding his career in healthcare.
   November 12, 2018

Earning an MBA degree can mean many things to many different people. Some people pursue their MBA degree because it can be the difference in getting a coveted position at their organization. For others, it may be an interest in academia and higher education. Some may be wanting to shift career paths, while others are here to try and stay informed on recent trends in...

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Introducing the MBA Student Ambassadors

Introducing the MBA Student Ambassadors

The MBA Ambassadors are eager to answer your questions about the top-ranked Belk College MBA.
   November 9, 2018

Greetings from the MBA Ambassador team! My name is Kelly Lorton and I am completing my first year in the MBA program at the Belk College of Business. I am originally from Minnesota, but I moved down to North Carolina after completing my undergraduate degree at Drake University in 2016....

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Students raising funds for sports analytics project

Students raising funds for sports analytics project

Students raising funds for sports analytics project
   November 1, 2018

The Sports Analytics Club is...

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