Business Competitions

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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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

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