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What Will You Do With Your “One Interview Chance?”
What Will You Do With Your “One Interview Chance?”

More and more, recruiters are utilizing technology to screen candidates for open positions. So how do you prepare for your "one interview chance?"

Written by Susan BrookshireMarch 21
Expand Your Professional Network with the LinkedIn of JSOM
Expand Your Professional Network with the LinkedIn of JSOM

Expand beyond your professional network by getting connected with JindalConnect, the LinkedIn of JSOM!

Written by Jeanne SpreierMarch 15
Breaking the Accountant Paradigm Part 2
Breaking the Accountant Paradigm Part 2

Now that you’ve heard Professor Mary Beth Goodrich’s story, what’s yours? Submit your #JSOMfaces story by emailing jsomsocial@utdallas.edu.

Written by Alexie McCauleyMarch 7
Why the globalization backlash?
Why the globalization backlash?

Does it matter that voters are becoming more skeptical of globalization? It does, and not just because they are also consumers. Read on to find out why.

Written by Clint PeinhardtMarch 3
The Who, What, How and Why of Internal Controls
The Who, What, How and Why of Internal Controls

Who's involved with the internal control system? EVERYONE. John Barden will tell you why.

Written by John BardenFebruary 28
Breaking the Accountant Paradigm Part 1
Breaking the Accountant Paradigm Part 1

What we're about to share with you gets into the ethos of this professor, as we embark on Part 1 of breaking the accountant paradigm with Mary Beth Goodrich.

Written by Alexie McCauleyFebruary 24
Espresso with Gaby Part 2
Espresso with Gaby Part 2

This concludes Part 2 of Espresso with Gaby as she continues to answer the intimate questions of Devi Karuppiah's interview that gives us a snapshot view of her life.

Written by Devi Priya KaruppiahFebruary 17
Balancing Life as a Nova Ambassador
Balancing Life as a Nova Ambassador

How do you balance school with work and extracurricular activities, especially being a Nova student ambassador? Time management is key but there are other elements to it.

Written by Munashe ChandoFebruary 10
Super Bowl Ad Trends to Expect this Year
Super Bowl Ad Trends to Expect this Year

On Super Bowl Sunday, whether the game’s a good one or a great one, make sure you you don’t miss the real game within the game — the commercials. Prof. Biswas gives us a sneak peek of what Super Bowl ad trends to expect this year.

Written by Abhi BiswasFebruary 3
How Volunteering Helped Guide My Career
How Volunteering Helped Guide My Career

Did you know volunteering can help you acquire new skills? Take it from Jiana who has been forever changed through public service acts and volunteering which lead to guiding her career.

Written by Jiana KhazmaFebruary 2
Lunar New Year in Vietnam
Lunar New Year in Vietnam

It’s the first day of the Lunar New Year — the Year of the Rooster — so as a gesture of appreciation to our JSOM students, staff and faculty who celebrate this holiday, let’s learn more about it.

Written by Linh NguyenJanuary 27
Goal Inspiration for 2017
Goal Inspiration for 2017

Have you made (and kept) your New Year's resolutions? Setting goals for yourself like you would provide in a business plan is the first step to improving yourself long term. Ready, set, GOAL!

Written by Michelle AbudaJanuary 24
Everything You Need to Know About Nova Ambassadors
Everything You Need to Know About Nova Ambassadors

The NOVA Ambassadors are a crazy group of students. How crazy? We'll let Rebecca Raymond do the talking.

Written by Rebecca RaymondJanuary 17
Espresso with Gaby Part 1
Espresso with Gaby Part 1

Gaby Mokry needs no introduction. She's one of the many Faces of JSOM and is as busy as a bee, buzzing around JSOM. What keeps her going? Read on!

Written by Devi Priya KaruppiahJanuary 10
Comet Closet Program Helps You Land Your Dream Job
Comet Closet Program Helps You Land Your Dream Job

Ola Saleh, the Comet Closet’s director of outreach, gives us a glimpse into this student-led program that aims to help students land their dream job.

Written by Ola SalehJanuary 6
Most Read Blog Posts of 2016
Most Read Blog Posts of 2016

These are the most read blog posts of 2016. Did your favorites make this list?

Written by Jimmie MarkhamDecember 19
Enthusiasm and Reverence a Way of Life for Accounting Graduate Student
Enthusiasm and Reverence a Way of Life for Accounting Graduate Student

Get to know dual-degree accounting and MBA grad student, HD Barot, in this special audio recorded interview!

Written by Jimmie MarkhamDecember 15
How I Got Involved With Comet Closet
How I Got Involved With Comet Closet

Senior year supply chain student Colin Holmes talks about his experience working with and volunteering for Comet Closet here in the Jindal School of Management.

Written by Colin HolmesDecember 7
What They DON’T Teach You in Grad School
What They DON’T Teach You in Grad School

Helpful tips to know what they DON’T teach you in grad school.

Written by Gaby MokryDecember 5
Why Everyone Needs to Take a Programming Class
Why Everyone Needs to Take a Programming Class

Seeing "Hello, World!" pop up on your screen after you write your first program will give you the confidence boost to take on any technology challenge. That's one of many reasons why everyone needs to take a programming class.

Written by Michelle AbudaDecember 1
Fake News is a Real Problem
Fake News is a Real Problem

The fake news problem is all too real. Here’s how you can avoid its pitfalls.

Written by Jimmie MarkhamNovember 29
Motivational Quotes for Getting Down to Business
Motivational Quotes for Getting Down to Business

These quotes will motivate you to get down to the real business of living your life with purpose — and maybe become a Jedi knight along the way.

Written by Jimmie MarkhamNovember 18
Four Things Not to Do After Graduation
Four Things Not to Do After Graduation

With graduation right around the corner, here are some things to NOT do right after you receive your degree.

Written by Michelle AbudaNovember 17
Overcoming Fears of Moving Starting at Home
Overcoming Fears of Moving Starting at Home

In this post, undergraduate Munashe Chando gives you suggestions to overcome your fears of moving by doing three things starting in your hometown. Read to find out!

Written by Munashe ChandoNovember 14
A Primer on Military Holidays
A Primer on Military Holidays

Learn the differences between the 3 military holidays--Veterans Day, Memorial Day, Armed Forces Day--and what (and what not) to say on each of these days.

Written by Jimmie MarkhamNovember 10
It's All About How Much You Want It
It's All About How Much You Want It

Does success come from luck or endeavor? Or is it really all about how much you want it? Read to hear Yan Wang's take on success in the marketing world.

Written by Yan WangNovember 9
The Difference Between ITM and Business Analytics
The Difference Between ITM and Business Analytics

What is the difference between ITM and business analytics, and which one should I choose? Director of MS Business Analytics, Kashif Saeed answers your burning question.

Written by Kashif SaeedNovember 4
Think Strategically When Deciding What to Wear to Class
Think Strategically When Deciding What to Wear to Class

Next time you step foot in the management school, you may want to think strategically when deciding what to wear to class.

Written by Jimmie MarkhamNovember 2
The Startup Journey: Phase 4
The Startup Journey: Phase 4

What’s the final phase of the entrepreneurial startup journey? Let's end with phase four – the innovative mindset!

Written by Jeremy VickersOctober 31
Digital Marketing Tips That Even Novices Can Try
Digital Marketing Tips That Even Novices Can Try

Leave it to the pros to give you the best digital marketing tips and industry news. In this blog post, Jeanne Spreier was on the scene at the Digital Executive Summit and shares the latest tips even novices can try.

Written by Jeanne SpreierOctober 24
The Startup Journey: Phase 3
The Startup Journey: Phase 3

What’s the next phase of the entrepreneurial startup journey? Let's keep going with phase three – the launch to growth!

Written by Jeremy VickersOctober 21
MyJSOM App 2.0 – Bring JSOM to your Pocket
MyJSOM App 2.0 – Bring JSOM to your Pocket

With its smoother design, smarter features and faster user experience, the newest version of MyJSOM app will improve your experience at the Jindal School!

Written by Linh NguyenOctober 17
The Startup Journey – Phase 2
The Startup Journey – Phase 2

What’s the next phase of the entrepreneurial startup journey? Let's keep going with phase two – the idea to launch!

Written by Jeremy VickersOctober 13
Excessive Headphone Usage on Campus Could Hinder Success
Excessive Headphone Usage on Campus Could Hinder Success

Thought putting in your headphones was harmless? Think again. Excessive headphone usage could damage your health and hinder your success.

Written by Jimmie MarkhamOctober 12
The Startup Journey – Phase 1
The Startup Journey – Phase 1

What are the phases of the entrepreneurial startup journey? Let's start with phase one – theoretical development!

Written by Jeremy VickersOctober 7
Become a Better Writer: Death Stars and Death Cabs
Become a Better Writer: Death Stars and Death Cabs

Need help writing your midterm paper? Make your paper more engaging in a fresh and defamiliarizing way by reading this post to find out how.

Written by Jimmie MarkhamOctober 5
Freshman Opportunities at the Jindal School
Freshman Opportunities at the Jindal School

Find out how easy it is to join student organizations by reading the freshman opportunities offered at the Jindal School!

Written by Timothy MontequinSeptember 30
The Pros and Cons of Traveling for Work
The Pros and Cons of Traveling for Work

There are so many pros and cons to having a job that requires traveling. But this lifestyle is not for everyone. Read to see if it would be worth it for you!

Written by Michelle AbudaSeptember 28
Leading Change in the American Healthcare System
Leading Change in the American Healthcare System

One of the biggest challenges in the healthcare system is leading with effective change. In response, the Jindal School has taken on the challenge and launched a new master's degree program for healthcare professionals seeking additional education.

Written by Keith ThurgoodSeptember 27
Why You Should Meet Your Professors This Semester
Why You Should Meet Your Professors This Semester

For the most part, I am always impressed with the students who take a moment to reach out and introduce themselves at the start of a new semester. Here's why you should take the time to meet with your professors this semester.

Written by Howard DoverSeptember 22
Recruiting Interns – from the Employer’s Perspective
Recruiting Interns – from the Employer’s Perspective

It's time to take notes because this is what it's like recruiting interns from the employer's perspectives. As told by alumna Michelle Abuda.

Written by Michelle AbudaSeptember 20
Keep Your Hunger in Check with Unibees
Keep Your Hunger in Check with Unibees

Where there is free food, there are college students. Knowing this universal truth, three JSOM students created a mobile app that will change your life!

Written by Linh NguyenSeptember 15
Take the Next Step... With ALPFA
Take the Next Step... With ALPFA

What you put into your education is what you will get out. Start by grabbing life by the horns and join ALPFA today!

Written by Jennifer GarciaSeptember 13
The Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summer Program
The Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summer Program

This summer, the Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (IIE) and The Dallas Entrepreneur Center (DEC), partnered together to create the first annual Student Startup Accelerator. Read how the partnership benefitted students to win $2,500.

Written by Tara VornkahlSeptember 9
GLEMBA Class of 2016 Visit to Head Held High Foundation
GLEMBA Class of 2016 Visit to Head Held High Foundation

The last company visit for the GLEMBA 2016 international trip to India was to Head Held High Foundation (HHH), a nonprofit organization in Bangalore. Read to find out about the insights of the trip!

Written by Veronica VazquezSeptember 8
Why Hire Millennials?
Why Hire Millennials?

The work ethic of millennials has been a much-discussed topic lately. The post today addresses this topic from the perspective of a working Jindal School alumna millennial, Ritu Pandey.

Written by Ritu PandeySeptember 2
GLEMBA Class of 2016 Visit to Safran Engineering Services
GLEMBA Class of 2016 Visit to Safran Engineering Services

The GLEMBA class of 2016 second visit with Safran India Private Limited took place in Bengaluru, the center for the Safran Engineering Services. Katie Boyle gives us a recap of the trip in this week's post.

Written by Katie BoyleAugust 30
Shivam Patel’s Internship with Toyota
Shivam Patel’s Internship with Toyota

In this interview, Shivam shares his newfound passion for his industry and tells why other students should seek this same passion through their internships.

Written by Kelsi EdwardsAugust 26
Five Podcast Recommendations for Business Students
Five Podcast Recommendations for Business Students

Caryn Berardi rounds up five podcasts that explore a variety of broad business-related topics: management, creativity, leadership, economics, trends, education and personal stories. Happy listening!

Written by Caryn BerardiAugust 23
EMBA Class of 2016 Visit to Rand Merchant Bank
EMBA Class of 2016 Visit to Rand Merchant Bank

In this post from the international study tour to South Africa, Neil Kier comments on their meeting with former chief economist of Rand Merchant Bank and professor of economics at Stellenbosch University, Rudolf Gouws.

Written by Neil KierAugust 19
Introducing the CMA Review Course
Introducing the CMA Review Course

The Jindal School introduces the first Certified Management Accountant (CMA) review course of its kind. Read more about the details of the course and how it can accelerate your career in accounting.

Written by Gaby MokryAugust 17
EMBA Class of 2016 Visits Robben Island
EMBA Class of 2016 Visits Robben Island

Read the sixth post about the EMBA Class of 2016 International study tour to Robben Island.

Written by Brett SnyderAugust 12
Being a Good Mentor
Being a Good Mentor

The key to being a good mentor starts with being present, asking questions and working harder. Alumna Michelle Abuda lets you in on a few secrets to building strong personal relationships in today's blog post.

Written by Michelle AbudaAugust 10
GLEMBA Class of 2016 Visit to Lightspeed Venture Partners
GLEMBA Class of 2016 Visit to Lightspeed Venture Partners

The key to doing business in any market is to keep a long-term perspective, says GLEMBA writer Lisa Klugiewicz. Find out what the GLEMBA class of 2016 learned with Bejul Somaia from Lightspeed Venture Partners in India.

Written by Lisa KlugiewiczAugust 5
Interview with Dallas Shooting Witness at Parkland Hospital
Interview with Dallas Shooting Witness at Parkland Hospital

Jindal School alumna Fallon Wallace shares her experience from her residency at Parkland hospital the night of the Dallas Police shootings.

Written by Kelsi EdwardsAugust 3
Learning to Lead by Delegating
Learning to Lead by Delegating

The importance of learning to delegate starts now and goes beyond the depths of leading university student organizations. As told by alumna Michelle Abuda, read on to hear her learning experience.

Written by Michelle AbudaAugust 1
GLEMBA Class of 2016 Tour of Safran India Private Limited
GLEMBA Class of 2016 Tour of Safran India Private Limited

The GLEMBA Class of 2016 international study tour met with the CEO of Safran India Private Limited in Delhi, India. Read the next post in this series written by Katie Boyle.

Written by Katie BoyleJuly 29
EMBA Class of 2016 and South Africa’s Department of Energy
EMBA Class of 2016 and South Africa’s Department of Energy

Tyrone Taylor gives us the know-all of the challenges in managing and regulating the energy sector at the Department of Energy in South Africa.

Written by Tyrone TaylorJuly 26
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility — The Launch Continued
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility — The Launch Continued

Jeremy Vickers continues to give business launch tips with part five in this blog series: Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility.

Written by Jeremy VickersJuly 21
EMBA Class of 2016 Tour of Eddels Shoes
EMBA Class of 2016 Tour of Eddels Shoes

EMBA class of 2016 toured the Eddels Shoe Factory while learning the business model and shoe-manufacturing challenges of the big-name brand in South Africa.

Written by Rich CookJuly 18
EMBA Class of 2016 Tour of Hulamin Aluminum
EMBA Class of 2016 Tour of Hulamin Aluminum

In this series of posts from the EMBA class of 2016 trip abroad to Africa, Kiran Devaprasad chronicles the tour of Hulamin Aluminum in South Africa.

Written by Kiran DevaprasadJuly 15
Hit the Ground Running: Advice for New Graduates From Jindal Alumni
Hit the Ground Running: Advice for New Graduates From Jindal Alumni

Jindal School alumni offer tips to students who are eager to burn the world up with their skills and ideas in this blog post written by Jeanne Spreier.

Written by Jeanne SpreierJuly 14
Policentric Revolutionizes Democratic Participation
Policentric Revolutionizes Democratic Participation

Kamiar Kordi hopes to revolutionize politics by increasing awareness and connection between constituents and their representatives. In his interview, Kamiar shares how UT Dallas helped him reach for success and make a change.

Written by Kelsi EdwardsJuly 11
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility — The Launch
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility — The Launch

Jeremy Vickers continues to give tips on taking the big leap into starting a business with part four of Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility blog series.

Written by Jeremy VickersJuly 6
EMBA Class of 2016 Tour of the Port of Durban
EMBA Class of 2016 Tour of the Port of Durban

The EMBA Class of 2016 toured the Port of Durban. This is the second in a series of posts by EMBA Class of 2016 members about their international study tour to South Africa in April.

Written by Will WhiteJune 28
Need Inspiration? Be an International Intern. It’s Easier Than You Think.
Need Inspiration? Be an International Intern. It’s Easier Than You Think.

Inspire creativity with an international business study trip abroad. It is easier than you think with these three international placement tips.

Written by Jeanne SpreierJune 27
Justin’s Internship Experiences
Justin’s Internship Experiences

With five internship experiences under his belt, Justin Mauller has learned plenty of lessons from each one.

Written by Gaby MokryJune 23
Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry
Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry

Aaron Graham explains the fascinating trip to India at the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI).

Written by Aaron GrahamJune 22
GLEMBA Class of 2016 Tour of the Taj Mahal and Agra Red Fort
GLEMBA Class of 2016 Tour of the Taj Mahal and Agra Red Fort

The GLEMBA class of 2016 toured the Taj Mahal and Agra Red Fort. Read the details, as told by Tooran Khosh.

Written by Tooran KhoshJune 17
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility – Business Legal Structures
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility – Business Legal Structures

Jeremy Vickers continues his words of wisdom with part three of Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility, giving tips on taking the big leap into starting a business.

Written by Jeremy VickersJune 16
Pratap's Internship at Bose
Pratap's Internship at Bose

International student, Pratap Surya Chandar Balraj, interned at Bose in Massachusetts then with Ernst & Young shortly after. Read more to learn about his experience!

Written by Kelsi EdwardsJune 15
Why You Shouldn’t Stop at Your Bachelor’s Degree
Why You Shouldn’t Stop at Your Bachelor’s Degree

Alumna Michelle Abuda will tell you why you shouldn't stop at your bachelor's degree in her most recent blog post!

Written by Michelle AbudaJune 14
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility – Part 2
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility – Part 2

Jeremy Vickers continues his words of wisdom with part two of Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility, with tips on taking the big leap into starting a business.

Written by Jeremy VickersJune 8
EMBA Class of 2016 Trip to Shakaland
EMBA Class of 2016 Trip to Shakaland

Shakaland has been known as 'the greatest Zulu experience in South Africa.' EMBA Class of 2016 student Hunter Jarvis gives us an inside view of his personal experience abroad.

Written by Hunter JarvisJune 6
Study Abroad in Marburg, Germany
Study Abroad in Marburg, Germany

Why enroll in an exchange program? Hira Saleem will tell you why to study abroad in Marburg, Germany!

Written by Hira SaleemMay 31
Becoming a Founding Greek Member
Becoming a Founding Greek Member

Alumna, Michelle Abuda, thought it was too late to join a sorority her senior year. Come to find out, she not only joined Delta Zeta but helped become a founding Greek member of the Pi Sigma Chapter at UT Dallas. Read about her unlikely experience!

Written by Michelle AbudaMay 27
ITS Academy Summer Camp
ITS Academy Summer Camp

Summer is fast approaching and many teens are busy trying to manage end-of-year commitments. Instead of overbooking yourself, why not step away for a week and change your way of thinking about technology with the ITS Academy Summer Camp at UT Dallas?

Written by Dawn OwensMay 25
Ankita’s Internship at KPMG in the Tax Department
Ankita’s Internship at KPMG in the Tax Department

Ankita Kapoor recently interned in the tax department at KPMG, an international audit, tax and advisory company, to see if it was right for her. Read along her experience to see if it was the right fit!

Written by Kelsi EdwardsMay 24
Sometimes You Lead and Sometimes You Follow
Sometimes You Lead and Sometimes You Follow

What makes a great leader? Supply Chain Management graduate student, Ray Yewle, discusses this topic in an interview with Mike Wheeler.

Written by Ray YewleMay 20
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility

Executive Director of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Jeremy Vickers, has put together a list of steps to go through before starting a business. Let's start with the first four steps!

Written by Jeremy VickersMay 19
Christian’s Summer Internship at BNSF Railway
Christian’s Summer Internship at BNSF Railway

Christian Kelly, a recent grad from the supply chain management program, participated in a summer internship with BNSF Railway. To learn more about his experience, read on!

Written by Gaby MokryMay 16
JSOM Graduation Speech
JSOM Graduation Speech

Graduate ITM and Marketing student, Hua Bai, reflects over the past few years she spent in JSOM while she takes off the student hat and puts on the alum hat.

Written by Hua BaiMay 10
Interviews are Two-way Propositions
Interviews are Two-way Propositions

Interviews are a two-way proposition so you must interview companies as they interview you. Evaluate and ask yourself, would you hire your interviewers to work with you?

Written by Sherri CookMay 6
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 3 — Issues in Ownership
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 3 — Issues in Ownership

This concludes Jeremy Vicker's three part series on Intellectual Property basics. Use these nuggets of knowledge to help you pour through an IP strategy at your organization.

Written by Jeremy VickersMay 3
Jindal School Honors Exceptional Students, Staff, Faculty and Alumni
Jindal School Honors Exceptional Students, Staff, Faculty and Alumni

The Naveen Jindal School of Management recognized 18 exceptional students, alumni, professors and staff members for the second annual OWLIE Awards ceremony. See which JSOM stars are sighted!

Written by Jill GlassApril 28
Marketing Student Named Top Sales Sophomore in the Country
Marketing Student Named Top Sales Sophomore in the Country

Naveen Jindal School of Management marketing sophomore Sam Konings was recently named champion of the freshman/sophomore division during his first external sales competition. Get the details here.

Written by Heather NoelApril 25
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 2 — Copyrights, Trademarks and Trade Secrets
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 2 — Copyrights, Trademarks and Trade Secrets

What is a trade secret and does it differ from a patent? The Director of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Jeremy Vickers, gives the rundown from his experience working with startups, patent attorneys and university technology transfer offices.

Written by Jeremy VickersApril 21
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 1 — Patent Basics
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 1 — Patent Basics

Are patents necessary to protect intellectual property? The Director of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Jeremy Vickers, gives the rundown from his experience working with startups, patent attorneys and university technology transfer offices.

Written by Jeremy VickersApril 19
20 Years and Counting
20 Years and Counting

What does it take to be the dean of the young, ambitious and vibrant Naveen Jindal School of Management for 20 years? Devi P. Karuppiah presents to you 20 questions for 20 years with Dean Pirkul!

Written by Devi Priya KaruppiahApril 14
Marketing Competition Offers Training — and Prize Money!
Marketing Competition Offers Training — and Prize Money!

Learn more about the Morris Hite Center-IBM Marketing Customer Insights Competition on Saturday, May 7.

Written by Kris ImherrApril 12
The Philosophical Adventures of the Resume
The Philosophical Adventures of the Resume

Let’s explore some of the conscious and unconscious biases in resumes and learn preventative measures to avoid the “reject” pile with Keith Guerrero, Academic Support Coordinator in Operations / Supply Chain Management.

Written by Keith GuerreroApril 8
Top Books for Business Majors
Top Books for Business Majors

Many of life’s lessons are learned outside the classroom. However, learning new concepts by reading articles and books will help you grow as you go, too. Read the top books for business majors, recommended by our faculty!

Written by Gaby MokryApril 6
Learn How to Create Websites in Class at JSOM
Learn How to Create Websites in Class at JSOM

Ever wanted to learn how to create a website from scratch or wondered how marketing on Google works? Now you can in class at JSOM!

Written by Vivek AroraMarch 31
How To Excel At Showing Your Skills: Gauri Kadu Part 2
How To Excel At Showing Your Skills: Gauri Kadu Part 2

If you’re an undergraduate student, you’ve probably thought once or twice about when to apply for internships. Haven’t gotten there yet? Read on in this two-part series with Gauri Kadu.

Written by Prithvi PersadMarch 30
How To Excel At Showing Your Skills: Gauri Kadu Part 1
How To Excel At Showing Your Skills: Gauri Kadu Part 1

If you’re an undergraduate student, you’ve probably thought once or twice about when to apply for internships. Haven’t gotten there yet? Read on.

Written by Prithvi PersadMarch 24
Fernanda Muñoz’s Internship at Top Golf International
Fernanda Muñoz’s Internship at Top Golf International

Fernanda Muñoz accepted an internship at Top Golf International to dive into the field of finance. In this interview, Fernanda shares details of her experience, including how essential it is to network.

Written by Gaby MokryMarch 21
How to Make the Most of your College Summers
How to Make the Most of your College Summers

After successfully completing the first year of college, students are faced with the task of deciding how to spend their time during the summer break. Read Patrick Sarman's list of options to make your college summers productive!

Written by Patrick SarmanMarch 17
How To Break Through In Your Industry
How To Break Through In Your Industry

No matter what career field you’re in, there are several ways to break through in your industry. Gaby Mokry will give you five ways to help you break through, show your skills and pay dividends in this blog post.

Written by Gaby MokryMarch 15
Jindal School Collaborates with Kwest App for #JSOM40 Scavenger Hunt
Jindal School Collaborates with Kwest App for #JSOM40 Scavenger Hunt

MS Innovation and Entrepreneurship students Andrew Brown and Omeed Shams created an innovative app with big plans to change the way we all explore the world. Join us in our very own JSOM digital scavenger hunt starting March 28th!

Written by Kelsi EdwardsMarch 11
You Get What You Pay For
You Get What You Pay For

When you cut budget corners expecting to get the best, you get what you pay for. Dr. Howard Dover explains one of the seven deadly sins of sales organizations so that you won't fall into the trap.

Written by Howard DoverMarch 9
Hira Saleem's Internship with Bell Helicopter
Hira Saleem's Internship with Bell Helicopter

Hira Saleem became an intern at Bell Helicopter to learn more about human resources and broaden her knowledge of the business world. In this interview, Hira gives tips from her internship experience.

Written by Gaby MokryMarch 7
The Unspoken Expectations
The Unspoken Expectations

There are three traits that make a person successful in a career: capabilities, opportunities and passion. Have the skills without the passion? You may need to rethink your career path.

Written by Sherri CookFebruary 29
Passing the GMAT with Savvy Study Skills
Passing the GMAT with Savvy Study Skills

Passing the GMAT seems like a daunting task at first, but with these savvy study skills provided by alumna Michelle Abuda, you'll be at ease preparing for the exam!

Written by Michelle AbudaFebruary 25
My Journey through Leadership and Beta Alpha Psi
My Journey through Leadership and Beta Alpha Psi

John Phelan became the president of Beta Alpha Psi and realized his goal towards leadership will be a lifelong journey. In the meantime, enjoy this post written about the accounting and finance honor society.

Written by John PhelanFebruary 22
Dapo Ogunfeitimi's Summer Internship at Ernst & Young
Dapo Ogunfeitimi's Summer Internship at Ernst & Young

Accounting and finance major, Dapo Ogunfeitimi, reveals his summer internship experience at Ernst and Young in this video interview.

Written by Gaby MokryFebruary 19
Starting Your Own Business Is Tough, But Not Impossible
Starting Your Own Business Is Tough, But Not Impossible

The last thing anyone would expect you as a college student to do is start your own business. But Justin Ehlert proves that although it may be tough, it's not impossible.

Written by Justin EhlertFebruary 17
Two Jindal School Teams Headed to Regionals of Contest for Social Good
Two Jindal School Teams Headed to Regionals of Contest for Social Good

The first Hult Prize Challenge on the UT Dallas campus brought together organizers from the Entrepreneurship Club at the Jindal School. First place winners of the competition will win $1 million in seed money. Who will win?

Written by Kris ImherrFebruary 15
Traveling to China with Dean Pirkul
Traveling to China with Dean Pirkul

Hua Bai felt lucky to travel to China with Dean Hasan Pirkul last year. In this post, Hua tells us about the management wisdom she received from the Dean as well as some "Pirkulisms" she picked up.

Written by Hua BaiFebruary 12
Do-It-Yourself Yearbook with an Online Photo Book
Do-It-Yourself Yearbook with an Online Photo Book

Yearbooks are so last century so you should create your own yearbook with an online photo book. Jeanne Spreier gives you a step-by-step guide to turn your college photos into memories that last.

Written by Jeanne SpreierFebruary 9
Get Out of Your Comfort Zone, Take Risks and Do More Than Expected
Get Out of Your Comfort Zone, Take Risks and Do More Than Expected

As a Jindal Career Management Center career advisor, Sherri Cook works with students each day who are very busy. Meet Fredi Garcia, who learned how to get out of his comfort zone, take risks and do more than expected.

Written by Sherri CookFebruary 5
Top Sales Student Transformed Adversity into Opportunities
Top Sales Student Transformed Adversity into Opportunities

One of the top students in the Professional Sales Concentration has had an extreme past but is transforming adversity into opportunity. Rising star, Kathryn McCord, will surprise you with her story.

Written by Donna Steph RianFebruary 1
The Role of UT Dallas in the Innovation Ecosystem
The Role of UT Dallas in the Innovation Ecosystem

The innovation and entrepreneurship programs at JSOM show through metrics that UT Dallas is on the verge of gaining recognition as a respected research-focused university. What does it take to achieve this goal within the innovation ecosystem?

Written by Jeremy VickersJanuary 28
Three Lessons I’ve Learned From Toastmasters
Three Lessons I’ve Learned From Toastmasters

While some people clamor for an audience, others downright fear it. Read about the lessons Caryn Berardi learned from the University Toastmasters club, a public speaking organization on UT Dallas campus.

Written by Caryn BerardiJanuary 25
New Student Club Offers Pathway to Scholarships and Careers in Risk Management and Insurance
New Student Club Offers Pathway to Scholarships and Careers in Risk Management and Insurance

Most students don’t look to the risk management and insurance industry for careers, but with the industry adding over 400,000 jobs in the next four years, students might want to consider going into it.

Written by Jeanne SpreierJanuary 22
How to Survive Your Freshman Year
How to Survive Your Freshman Year

Freshman year can be very intimidating and exciting at the same time. Disha Patel gives us the scoop on ways to beat freshman woes.

Written by Disha PatilJanuary 20
Entrepreneurship Classes Help Launch Startups
Entrepreneurship Classes Help Launch Startups

When many people think of entrepreneurs, they think of Zuckerberg, Gates or Jobs — who all dropped out. What many don’t consider is that entrepreneurs who've taken entrepreneurship courses run thousands of successful small and medium-size businesses.

Written by Jeremy VickersJanuary 15
Travel Advice for Conferences and Competitions
Travel Advice for Conferences and Competitions

As you attend out-of-town events for the University, you will get used to networking and meeting so many people at once. Make great connections, represent the school well and good luck with your travels!

Written by Michelle AbudaJanuary 13
Free Dallas Area Places to Take Visiting Family
Free Dallas Area Places to Take Visiting Family

The parents have decided to spend a weekend with you to “visit Dallas.” Take notes as you plan to to serve as a tour guide, in addition to your job as student.

Written by Jeanne SpreierJanuary 11
Executive MBA Student Places Second in International Contest
Executive MBA Student Places Second in International Contest

It was a close call for John Setty, but he ultimately came out as a winner. Read how this Executive MBA alumnus won second place in the Fall 2015 CAPSIM Foundation Challenge.

Written by Kris ImherrJanuary 6
Espresso with Dr. John F. McCracken Part 2
Espresso with Dr. John F. McCracken Part 2

Here we are, back again with the concluding part of this edition of Espresso with Dr. McCracken!

Written by Devi Priya KaruppiahDecember 18
Jindal School Entrepreneurs Wow Judges at UT Dallas Business Idea Competition
Jindal School Entrepreneurs Wow Judges at UT Dallas Business Idea Competition

The winning ventures of the UT Dallas version of “Shark Tank,” the 2015 Business Idea Competition, used technology, one to improve efficiencies in the transport industry and the other to create a more connected home, vehicle and entertainment center.

Written by Jill GlassDecember 16
How To Excel At Showing Your Skills
How To Excel At Showing Your Skills

If you’re an undergraduate student, you’ve probably thought once or twice about what you’ll do when you’re ready to apply for internships. Haven’t gotten there yet? Read Prithvi's interview to gain insight.

Written by Prithvi PersadDecember 14
Fun Things To Do As a UT Dallas Student
Fun Things To Do As a UT Dallas Student

For those of you who aren’t from the Dallas area, you may be wondering, “What do college students do around here for fun?” Not to fret. Healthcare Management student, Michael Nguyen is here to tell you!

Written by Michael NguyenDecember 11
Espresso with Dr. John F. McCracken - Part 1
Espresso with Dr. John F. McCracken - Part 1

Dr. John F. McCracken, executive director of JSOM’s Alliance for Medical Management Education programs, has a very interesting personality, a man of many interests and many talents. What exactly are they? Don’t ask us. Read on!

Written by Devi Priya KaruppiahDecember 9
The Five Worst Things about Studying Abroad
The Five Worst Things about Studying Abroad

This past summer, Michelle Abuda did more traveling in three months than she did in her entire life. Read to find out about the traveling woes Michelle had learned on her study abroad trip!

Written by Michelle AbudaDecember 7
JSOM Team Places Third in Real Estate Competition
JSOM Team Places Third in Real Estate Competition

A team of four JSOM students placed third in the annual real estate case study competition winning $2,000 and student ICSC memberships for a year! How they got there wasn't a walk in the park. Read more to see what these students went through.

Written by Kris ImherrDecember 4
Espresso with Monica Powell - Part 2
Espresso with Monica Powell - Part 2

As promised, we now bring you the intense finale of this interview, may the force be with you as you enjoy reading this interview with Dr. Powell!

Written by Devi Priya KaruppiahDecember 2
The Emotional Story Behind Management School
The Emotional Story Behind Management School

For this JSOM student, the Comet Experience was something so much more than expected. Drift along this story to learn the emotional side of management school.

Written by Amisha SinghNovember 30
Things I Wish I Had Done My Freshman Year
Things I Wish I Had Done My Freshman Year

College is a time of great change and excitement — but don’t forget to look around and enjoy everything that’s going on around you! Read on to learn how to not skip a beat.

Written by Kelcey PiperNovember 23
Jindal Team Makes It Four Wins in Five Years at ACHE Case Study Competition
Jindal Team Makes It Four Wins in Five Years at ACHE Case Study Competition

JSOM has placed first for the fourth time out of five years at the annual case study competition of the North Texas chapter of the American College of Healthcare of Executives. Read to see how the team stays successful over the years!

Written by Eric ButtermanNovember 18
Is Followership the New Leadership?
Is Followership the New Leadership?

How do you define a leader and a follower and their roles in the business world? Do you see yourself as one more than the other? Caryn Berardi explains in this week's post!

Written by Caryn BerardiNovember 17
Entrepreneurs Pitch Ideas to Mark Cuban and Other Celeb Judges This Friday
Entrepreneurs Pitch Ideas to Mark Cuban and Other Celeb Judges This Friday

Get ready for an exciting event with entrepreneurial pitches, cool business ideas and #CelebJudges this Friday. Seats are filling up, so you might want to save your spot before they run out!

Written by Gaby MokryNovember 17
JSOM Faculty Member Earns Accounting Educator of the Year Award
JSOM Faculty Member Earns Accounting Educator of the Year Award

Faculty member Kathy Zolton has won the TSCPA Outstanding Accounting Educator of the Year Award for her creative teaching, contributions to the accounting curriculum and outstanding volunteer service to low-income taxpayers across Dallas.

Written by Kris ImherrNovember 16
Great Gift Ideas for College Students
Great Gift Ideas for College Students

Forget cash and gift cards. Everyone — even a super-cynical college student — enjoys the thrill of unwrapping a beautiful box during the holidays. Here are college-kid approved ideas for great gifts.

Written by Jeanne SpreierNovember 13
Jindal School Team Wins Inaugural Grant-Thornton Case Competition
Jindal School Team Wins Inaugural Grant-Thornton Case Competition

A team of five JSOM accounting students took home the first place trophy in a new case competition sponsored by the Dallas office of Grant Thornton, one of the nation’s leading accounting firms. See what the students are doing with their prize money!

Written by Donna Steph RianNovember 11
Two JSOM Alumni Win CFO of the Year Awards
Two JSOM Alumni Win CFO of the Year Awards

Two Naveen Jindal School of Management alumni have been named winners of 2015 Dallas Business Journal CFO of the Year Awards.

Written by Kris ImherrNovember 9
The Whistleblower’s Word: An Interview with Richard Bowen
The Whistleblower’s Word: An Interview with Richard Bowen

There's much more to being a whistleblower than newspaper headlines and infamy. Read on to learn how Accounting Professor, Richard Bowen, became a whistleblower without even knowing it.

Written by Kelcey PiperNovember 6
Espresso with Monica Powell - Part 1
Espresso with Monica Powell - Part 1

Who is Monica Powell, you may ask? There's more to her than just being the Senior Associate Dean. Read on to learn about her quirky side!

Written by Devi Priya KaruppiahNovember 4
U.S. Tax Court Judge Talks Tax With Jindal School Students and Faculty
U.S. Tax Court Judge Talks Tax With Jindal School Students and Faculty

U.S. Tax Court Judge Albert G. Lauber recently told a packed auditorium of students at the Naveen Jindal School of Management the most common mistakes made by taxpayers. It's shocking how many of us make these simple errors.

Written by Jill GlassNovember 2
How Business Analytics Influences Marketing Strategies in Retail Banking
How Business Analytics Influences Marketing Strategies in Retail Banking

Business Analytics student Kan Zhang is an expert in how big data influences marketing strategy. Check out her four tips for making it big in the retail banking industry.

Written by Kan ZhangOctober 30
Connecting the Dots: The Archer Fellowship
Connecting the Dots: The Archer Fellowship

Archer Fellow Naomi Damato has had a busy semester as an Archer Fellow in D.C. Read more about her story to find out just what it's like to study under this fellowship.

Written by Naomi D'AmatoOctober 28
Five JSOM Alumni Nominated for CFO of the Year Awards
Five JSOM Alumni Nominated for CFO of the Year Awards

Five of the finalists for the Dallas Business Journal CFO of the Year awards are JSOM Alumni! Read more about their success here.

Written by Kris ImherrOctober 27
Off The Beaten Path: Lessons Beyond The Classroom
Off The Beaten Path: Lessons Beyond The Classroom

In the latest installment of her series entitled, "Off The Beaten Path" Graduate Dean Monica Powell shares some of the most important things that you can't learn in class.

Written by Monica PowellOctober 26
Comet Town Comes to UT Dallas
Comet Town Comes to UT Dallas

Comet Town, UT Dallas' most happening new community, is making it's way onto the north edge of campus. Learn more about this mixed-use neighborhood featuring townhomes, shops and restaurants.

Written by Jill GlassOctober 23
UT Dallas GLEMBA International Study Tour: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Singapore
UT Dallas GLEMBA International Study Tour: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Singapore

In the fifth and final installment of her international study trip series, Pamela Foster Brady takes us on a journey of her trip to Malaysia and Singapore. Check it out!

Written by Pamela Foster BradyOctober 21
He Just Didn't Give Up
He Just Didn't Give Up

Meet the mystery student who just didn't give up on his journey to get to UT Dallas. Can you guess who this guy is?

Written by Sayan NandiOctober 20
Two Tips To Set Your College Application Apart From The Competition
Two Tips To Set Your College Application Apart From The Competition

Applying for college can be a stressful situation. Follow these two tips to get started on the right foot in the application process.

Written by Kelcey PiperOctober 16
Expectations vs. Reality
Expectations vs. Reality

Jenny Garcia wasn't sure how her first semester at UTD would pan out. Check out her blog post to find out how UT Dallas exceeded her expectations.

Written by Jennifer GarciaOctober 14
UT Dallas GLEMBA International Retreat
UT Dallas GLEMBA International Retreat

The international retreat serves to blend classroom learning with the cultural exposure of an international country as students kick off their global track within the GLEMBA curriculum.

Written by Pamela Foster BradyOctober 12
Career Expo to Internship
Career Expo to Internship

JSOM Alumna Michelle Abuda knows exactly what it's like to work from career expo, to internship, to full time job. Read more about her experiences and get inspired by this go-getter!

Written by Michelle AbudaOctober 8
Test Your Healthcare Management IQ: Part 2
Test Your Healthcare Management IQ: Part 2

Last week we tested your Healthcare Management IQ, now get the answers to see how you did! How much do you really know about healthcare management?

Written by Kelcey PiperOctober 7
EMBA Programs International Study Trips: Athens, Greece and Istanbul, Turkey
EMBA Programs International Study Trips: Athens, Greece and Istanbul, Turkey

Our EMBA program recently took a trip across the pond. Along their way they went to Athens, Greece and Istanbul, Turkey. Read more about their study abroad experience here.

Written by Pamela Foster BradyOctober 5
Weird Ways to Make Extra Money
Weird Ways to Make Extra Money

Are you strapped for cash this semester? Check out this list of weird ways to make extra money and put some extra cash in your pocket.

Written by Jill GlassOctober 2
Test Your Healthcare Management IQ: Part 1
Test Your Healthcare Management IQ: Part 1

Think you know a lot about the healthcare management industry? Take this quiz to test your knowledge and learn a little bit more about medical management.

Written by Kelcey PiperSeptember 30
How the Locations of the International Study Trips are Selected
How the Locations of the International Study Trips are Selected

In the second installment of this five-part series, learn more about how international study trip destinations are chosen by the Executive MBA program.

Written by Pamela Foster BradySeptember 28
Truly Absolute: A Business Success Story
Truly Absolute: A Business Success Story

There are lots of business success stories out there -- some of the most successful ones come from our very own JSOM students! Read more about Truly Absolute, a nonprofit company started by JSOM's own, Rebecca Tjahja.

Written by Rebecca TjahjaSeptember 25
Decade Award Honors Scholarly Influence of Prof’s Research
Decade Award Honors Scholarly Influence of Prof’s Research

Professor Eric W. K. Tsang has accrued an impressive number of awards for his research. Read about his latest award from the Academy of Management for his paper "Social Capital, Networks and Knowledge Transfer."

Written by Kris ImherrSeptember 24
The Value in International Study Trips
The Value in International Study Trips

Study abroad programs are an important element to any college experience. Learn more about some of our international study trips from EMBA Director, Pamela Foster Brady.

Written by Pamela Foster BradySeptember 23
Make Your Mark at UTD
Make Your Mark at UTD

There are so many clubs and organizations on the UT Dallas campus. Check out this article to find out why getting involved and finding your niche is so important.

Written by Marcos PelaezSeptember 22
Managing the Crossroads
Managing the Crossroads

Have you found yourself standing at a crossroads in life? Check out these helpful tips from the honor program's associate director, Caryn Berardi, to set yourself on the right path.

Written by Caryn BerardiSeptember 18
Things To Do In Dallas With A Dart Pass
Things To Do In Dallas With A Dart Pass

Did you know that as a UTD student you can get a DART Pass for free? Take advantage of this awesome perk and find some fun things to do in Dallas this school year!

Written by Jeanne SpreierSeptember 16
Unexpected Perks of Having an Internship
Unexpected Perks of Having an Internship

JSOM Student Melissa Huang found that there are many perks to having an internship experience. Read about her summer internship with USAA and find out why you should also pursue an internship during your education.

Written by Melissa HuangSeptember 14
Let's Talk About Book Club
Let's Talk About Book Club

There are so many amazing student organizations to check out at the Naveen Jindal School of Management. Learn more about one of our favorites, the JSOM Book Club!

Written by Michelle AbudaSeptember 11
Off The Beaten
Off The Beaten "Academic" Path: It's All About The Extraordinary In JSOM

See the Jindal School of Management through the eyes of our Graduate Dean, Dr. Monica Powell, and find out what makes JSOM truly extraordinary.

Written by Monica PowellSeptember 9
My JSOM Journey
My JSOM Journey

MS in ITM student Priyanka Palkar has had a lot of unique experiences at while at the Naveen Jindal School of Management. Read more about them here.

Written by Priyanka PalkarSeptember 8
Accounting Prof Earns Outstanding Paper Award
Accounting Prof Earns Outstanding Paper Award

JSOM Accounting professor John Gamino earned an Outstanding Paper Award from the American Taxation Association. Find out more about this prestigious honor in our latest blog post.

Written by Kris ImherrSeptember 4
JSOM gets splashed for Welcome Week!
JSOM gets splashed for Welcome Week!

Watch these JSOM faculty and staff make a big splash at our Beat the Bucket event held on August 28.

Written by Gaby MokrySeptember 2
Tax vs. Audit: A Q&A with BS in Accounting Program Director John Barden
Tax vs. Audit: A Q&A with BS in Accounting Program Director John Barden

Struggling to choose between tax and audit? Want to learn more about each field of accounting? If you answered 'Yes' to either of these questions you should check out our interview with Professor John Barden, director of the BS in Accounting at JSOM.

Written by Kelcey PiperSeptember 1
Three Lessons I Learned From Starting My Own Magazine
Three Lessons I Learned From Starting My Own Magazine

Laila Mir had a dream of starting her own magazine for Muslim women. Read more about her challenges and triumphs here.

Written by Laila MirAugust 28
Information Systems Prof Wins Best Paper Award
Information Systems Prof Wins Best Paper Award

Jianqing Chen, associate professor of information systems, won the best paper award from the Ninth China Summer Workshop on Information Management (CSWIM), held in Hefei in June. Read more about his paper topic here.

Written by Kris ImherrAugust 27
Back To School Checklist: How To Win The Game
Back To School Checklist: How To Win The Game

Who knew going back to school was like a game? And no, we're not talking about Mario Kart. Check out our latest blog post to find out how to win the game of Back to School.

Written by Suraiya RahmetullaAugust 26
Ten Things That Drive Your Professor Crazy
Ten Things That Drive Your Professor Crazy

Believe it or not, professors are people, too! Don't dampen your professors' spirit by doing these ten pet peeves in class.

Written by Diane McNultyAugust 24
Alumni in Action — Can We Count on You?
Alumni in Action — Can We Count on You?

Alumni have a very important role in advancing the Naveen Jindal School of Management. Read about how an alumnus worked with Professor McClain Watson to create a series of business communications workshops for JSOM students.

Written by McClain WatsonAugust 21
Ten Top Dorm Room Storage Tips
Ten Top Dorm Room Storage Tips

Finding storage space in your dorm room can seem like a challenge. Instead of cramming things into every nook and cranny, check out these ten top dorm room storage tips to keep your space calm, cute, and clean.

Written by Jeanne SpreierAugust 19
What It’s Like to Be an Out-of-State Student at UT Dallas
What It’s Like to Be an Out-of-State Student at UT Dallas

Being an out-of-state student can feel a lot like being a fish out of water. Read this student's account of coming to Texas and UTD for the first time.

Written by Marcos PelaezAugust 14
Want Multiple Fortune 500 Offers?
Want Multiple Fortune 500 Offers?

We all want to get hired, but the dream is to get hired by someone big. Dr. Howard Dover tells us how to get those Fortune 500 comanpy offers and start your career off with a bang.

Written by Howard DoverAugust 14
Three Tips for Choosing a College Major
Three Tips for Choosing a College Major

Choosing a major can be one of the toughest decisions of your college career. Need some advice? Check out this post on choosing a major in college.

Written by Kelcey PiperAugust 14
It All Works Out...
It All Works Out...

Coming to the US to study for the first time can be a daunting experience. Find out whether or not it all works out for MS ITM Student Pradnya Nigade

Written by Pradnya NigadeAugust 14
We're Answering Your Questions About Registration
We're Answering Your Questions About Registration

Students often have a lot of questions about registration. Before you spend your time waiting in line for an advising appointment, see if you can get your questions answered here.

Written by Corina CantuaAugust 13
JSOM Student’s Crowning Achievements Include Capturing Miss Corporate America Teen Title
JSOM Student’s Crowning Achievements Include Capturing Miss Corporate America Teen Title

Crowned Miss Corporate America Teen 2015, Rebecca Tjahja is traveling the country for a year as an “ambassador for young women in the business world.”

Written by Donna Steph RianAugust 13

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