Management Magazine Spring 2016

Management Magazine
Spring 2016

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New Dean of Students Relishes Her 'Dream Job'
Sep 21, 2016 — Dr. Amanda Smith, associate vice president for Student Affairs and dean of students, joined UT Dallas in 2007 and has a track record of wo…read more

Sales Expert Says Wasting Time is Villain to Productivity
September 20, 2016 — Jill Konrath, a nationally recognized thought leader in the sales industry, spoke twice at the Jindal School, offering advice to students an…read more

33 New Students Added to Terry Scholars Program
Sep 16, 2016 — The University of Texas at Dallas welcomes 33 new Terry Scholars this fall. The 23 freshmen - one of the largest and most competitive clas…read more

Entrepreneurship Efforts Get Lift from LaunchPad
Sep 15, 2016 — A grant from the Blackstone Charitable Foundation will create a central hub for entrepreneurially minded individuals and enable existing c…read more

Study Sheds Light on Factors Affecting Employees' Commitment
Sep 8, 2016 — A new study from the Naveen Jindal School of Management at UT Dallas examined how disparities in experience and education influence subord…read more

Toyota Exec Shares Ideas for Project Management Success
September 7, 2016 — Toyota Vice President for Enterprise Services Karen Nocket discussed "repeatable basics," templates and tools that can be used aga…read more

Study Examines Financing Constraints' Effect on Workplace Safety
Sep 6, 2016 — In a new study, Dr. Malcolm Wardlaw, assistant professor of finance and managerial economics, found that injury rates increase after a fir…read more

Jindal School Launches New Business Economics Concentration
Sep 2, 2016 — The Naveen Jindal School of Management has launched a new business economics concentration this fall to answer the growing demand for grad…read more

Jindal Professor Receives Regents' Outstanding Teaching Award
Aug 30, 2016 — Dr. McClain Watson's goal as a teacher is to prepare his students for life after college. His outlook and success in teaching helped him e…read more

University Celebrates 67 Doctoral Graduates During Summer Ceremony
Aug 29, 2016 — UT Dallas recently recognized 67 graduates at the Summer 2016 Doctoral Hooding Ceremony. Friends, families and faculty applauded for those…read more

Volunteers, President Help Comets Settle In at Residence Halls
Aug 26, 2016 — Dozens of volunteers and UT Dallas President Richard Benson lended a hand as more than 1,900 freshmen moved into their residence halls las…read more

‘Two Larrys’ Breakfast Recalls Dr Pepper Snapple Spinoff and Growth Strategies
August 22, 2016 — Dr Pepper Snapple CEO Larry Young and EMBA Lecturer and alumnus Larry Solomon defied the odds to mobilize change and create growth after the…read more

Events Full of Fun, Free Food to Welcome Comets
Aug 19, 2016 — UT Dallas will greet new and returning students with more than 40 events, including "Harry Potter"-themed games, a silent disco and water …read more

University Rolls Out New Parking Garage, Buildings
Aug 19, 2016 — As the fall semester begins, UT Dallas is unveiling its largest parking structure and the addition to the Callier Center. Construction con…read more

Project Management Program Marks Decade of Thought Leaders’ Influence
August 10, 2016 — The UT Dallas Project Management Symposium celebrates its 10th anniversary with program focused on business success.…read more

Newest Class of McDermott Scholars Set to Start Fall Semester
Aug 8, 2016 — Twenty-seven students will make up the 2016 class of the UT Dallas McDermott Scholars Program. The cohort was selected from nearly 1,350 h…read more

Jindal School Alumna and Husband See Success Where Others See Empty Chairs
August 3, 2016 — An MBA alumna and her husband have brought operational efficiency to the beauty salon industry with an app that keeps hairstylists and beaut…read more

Promising PhD Candidate Wins UT Dallas Research Grant
August 3, 2016 — Doctoral candidate Carliss Miller will graduate soon, after presenting new research at two academic conferences and earning a $4.5K research…read more

Trailblazing Prof Delivers Polykarp Kusch Lecture on Supply Chain Efficiency
August 3, 2016 — Renowned operations management Professor Suresh Sethi discussed contracts that can aid the efficient design of supply chains in a lecture na…read more

Jindal School Launches New Business Economics Concentration
August 2, 2016 — Graduates with analytical and applied business skills in fields including finance, banking, planning and management are in demand, which is …read more

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