Starting immediately, McCombs alumni will be able to market themselves to thousands of potential employers in a new way and at no cost. McCombs has partnered with MBA Focus, a firm that connects elite global MBA students and alumni with the world's leading corporations.
Last night, over 160 corporate partners and McCombs School faculty, staff and students gathered to recognize two corporations and one individual for their extraordinary contributions to the school at the 2nd Annual McCombs School Corporate Recognition Dinner at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center.
Net Impact teamed up with Chevy to bring a bit of hybrid art to campus for Earth Day during their "Green Living Choices" student art competition. Participants' art was featured on the car, a 2010 Chevy Tahoe Hybrid, and three of the participants were awarded prizes for first, second and third place of $400, $300 and $100, respectively.
Four researchers have turned the health care model on its head in order to identify ways to make medical treatment more effective and efficient. Is their approach, which would require significant behavior changes on the part of both patients and health care providers, feasible?
Global Moot Corp, taking place May 6-8 at The University of Texas at Austin, has been called "The Super Bowl of world business plan competitions." Starting this year, it will be accompanied by the inaugural Venture Week, what organizers hope will become the "South By Southwest" of entrepreneurship conferences.
The biggest change in marketing has been the shift from “push marketing” to more of a conversation with customers.
From the UT Office of Sustainability As we celebrate the 40th anniversary of Earth Day on Thursday, April 22, the new UT-Austin Office of Sustainability (housed within University Operations) is pleased to announce the launch of its website. The Office will use the site to connect our faculty, staff, and students to the many things UT Austin is already doing operationally that exemplify our pursuit of sustainability on campus.
Sheridan Titman, professor of finance at McCombs and executive director of the Energy Management and Innovation Center, moderated "Recent Developments in the Natural Gas Market" at the Spring 2010 Energy Forum earlier this month.
Is the iPhone or the Android better for you? It's a popular consumer question that considers datapoints such as: Which platform does multitasking best? Which has better applications? You likely have a list of reasons why one is the best choice.