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NEWS FROM THE LEAVEY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS : MAY 2014

Merchant-PMForum

Navigating the Social Era

Wednesday, May 21, 2014
6:00 - 7:30 PM
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Alumna Nilofer Merchant MBA '00 will be our special guest for this quarter's PM Alumni Forum. Named #1 person most likely to influence the future of management, Merchant has grown companies and guided them through impossible odds.


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#90YearsofLSB

This quarter we are celebrating 90 years of the business school. Check out the weekly pieces that we are releasing about the 9 Decades of LSB. (Left: Babe Ruth at SCU, 1931)

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Comm-Webinar

New webinar available!

The key to accelerating a career is effective on-the-job communication skills. This webinar will present secrets to great communication with superiors and peers.

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Alumni Services: Career Coaching Portal 

Graduate Business Career Management is proud to extend our services for alumni professional development, powered by Beyond B-School.

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California Program for Entrepreneurship Applications Open!

Would you like to gain knowledge and experience to help your venture succeed? Apply to CAPE! Applications due May 31.

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NEWSMAKERS

Finance Major Wins a Fulbright

Finance major Saayeli Mukherji '13 received a Fulbright award. She plans to create an open forum on business ethics to help prevent global ethics catastrophes. Read more»

SCU alumna launches high-end restaurant in Palo Alto

Jacquetta Lannan J.D. '06 is about to open her first restaurant with the help of the business school's California Program for Entrepreneurship. Read more»

John Ifcher : Does having kids make adults happier?

Assistant Professor of Economics John Ifcher appeared in many news outlets about recently released research on the happiness of parents vs. non-parents. Read more»

Kirthi Kalyanam : Target's Business Model

In a recent Washington Post article, professor Kirthi Kalyanam, outlines how Target's business model has worked in the past and why it may not be working for them anymore. Read more»

Barry Posner : Employees want leaders 'who are worthy of their trust'

Accolti Professor of Leadership Barry Posner's research appeared in an article focusing on the four characteristics that are most admired in leaders. Read more»

Manuel Velasquez : Businesses Aren't People

Management professor Manuel Velasquez wrote an opinion piece titled "Businesses aren't people: They don't have a conscience" that appeared on MarketWatch. Read more»

ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT
Neeraj-Mathur

Neeraj Mathur

MSIS '08, MBA '10

"My experiences at Santa Clara have allowed me to be a better human being, in addition to fueling my entrepreneurial spirit."                       - Neeraj Mathur

Neeraj came to Santa Clara to earn his MSIS degree, and while on that journey decided to get his MBA as well. 

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

May 2014

May

20

Guest Lecture : Andy Flynn : Goldman Sachs

7:00PM | Lucas Hall, Room 309

Managing Foreign Exchange Risk - A bank's perspective

 

May

23

INC Marketing Network : Electronic Arts Tour

2:00PM | Electronic Arts, Redwood City

Learn what it takes to market a global software!

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June 2014

June

1

Fall 2014 MBA Applications Due

 

Last chance to apply for a Fall 2014 start date!

 
 
 
 

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