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Event Recap: Higher Calling Series: Business as an Agent for Social Change: Social Entrepreneurship, Benefit Corporation, Curing Poverty
04/24/14: Veritas Institute co-sponsors Higher Calling event on April 24, 2014 …
Source: Veritas Institute
Event Recap: 21st Annual Stakeholder Dialogue
04/9/14: 21st Annual Stakeholder Dialogue …
Source: Veritas Institute
Opus College of Business among U.S. News & World Report's Top 100 Best Business Schools
03/12/14: Full-time MBA places 100th while Evening MBA places 110th …
Source: Opus College of Business
Outside Consultant: More than 500 served & counting
11/18/13: For 10 years, UST’s "Outside Consultant" column has offered expert advice …
Source: Star Tribune
St. Thomas Students Bank $48,000 in Scholarships from Fowler Business Competition
11/18/13: More than 100 concepts were submitted for the Fowler Business Concept Challenge …
Source: Schulze School of Entrepreneurship
University of St. Thomas MBA Team Takes Third Place in NBMBAA/Chrysler Group LLC Case Competition
09/20/13: Each of the students on the team are UST MBA Outreach Scholars. …
Source: Opus College of Business
University of St. Thomas to embed Strategic Communications Seminar
09/19/13: St. Thomas will embed strategic communications in its MBA course curriculum. …
Source: Opus College of Business
Minnesota Records Most Job Openings In 12 Years
09/4/13: Dean Christopher Puto talks to WCCO about an increase in job openings in Minn. …
Source: WCCO 4 News at 5
Ask the consultant: Setting social media strategy
08/25/13: As a small company I don’t have a lot of time to spend toiling on social media. …
Source: Star Tribune
$9 Million MNsure Marketing Campaign Kicks Off
08/19/13: Lorman Lundsten, Ph.D. on MNsure's $9 million Paul Bunyan-themed media campaign …
Source: KSTP News
Is It Legal? Yes. Ethical? Perhaps. Underhanded? Definitely.
08/19/13: Christopher Michaelson on the underhand serve: "It's legal, but is it ethical?" …
Source: Huffington Post
House of Talents makes a global artisan connection
08/9/13: With help from UST's entrepreneurship MBA program, House of Talents opened in 09 …
Source: Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
Credit rating tumbles for Vadnais Heights after cutting rink
08/8/13: Professor David Vang comments on the sale of Vadnas Heights' ice rink …
Source: KMSP-TV
Planner shortfall a factor in poor super decisions
08/5/13: UST research shows challenges in Australia’s compulsory retirement saving system …
Source: Professional Planner
Expert says steroid suspensions could spur stiffer penalties
08/5/13: Professor John Wendt told KARE 11 News that doping penalties are good for sports …
Source: KARE 11 News
Ask the Consultant: Marketing homes online
08/4/13: MBC Program Director Mike Porter gives advice on unique ways to market homes …
Source: Star Tribune
Event aims to give minorities a better shot at business school
07/26/13: Assistant Dean Bill Woodson talked about diversity in MBA programs on MPR …
Source: The Daily Circuit
Target Center Renovation Talks Hit a Snag
07/23/13: On KSTP, John Wendt is skeptical of plans for future funding of Target Center …
Source: KSTP-TV
Affordable health care is within our reach
07/19/13: David Durenberger says detractors of Obamacare should come up with alternatives …
Source: Mankato Free Press
Incubating startups
07/10/13: For Schulze School students, creating a company is a matter of course …
Source: Minnesota Business
Twin Cities home prices post record gain
06/26/13: St. Thomas Residential Real Estate Price Report shows 7.3% increase …
Source: Star Tribune
Outside consultant: Selling a product vs. a service
06/23/13: Mike Porter discusses factors in successfully selling a product vs. a service …
Source: Star Tribune
Business Forum: The Big Blue blues
06/23/13: Prof. emeritus Fred Zimmerman says IBM’s strategies could underlie its problems …
Source: Star Tribune
Art, business mix at St. Paul retailer Wet Paint
06/23/13: Dave Brennan comments on art supply store's options for business growth …
Source: Star Tribune
Coon Rapids company finalist for ethics award
06/22/13: Premier Disability Services was a Minnesota Business Ethics Award finalist …
Source: Coon Rapids Herald
Consumer real estate experts leery of recovery
06/20/13: Herb Tousley comments on trends shown in UST's Commercial Real Estate Survey …
Source: Star Tribune
Commercial real estate experts more pessimistic
06/20/13: Herb Tousley comments on trends shown in UST's Commercial Real Estate Survey …
Source: MinnPost
Commercial Real Estate Experts More Pessimistic
06/18/13: Overall the survey revealed a composite score of 47 out of 100 …
Source: Twin Cities Business
Fallon ad agency loses Cadillac account
06/18/13: John Purdy comments on the agency-client split at Fallon as a sad day for Mpls. …
Source: Star Tribune
Entrepreneur 2 Entrepreneur: Dejen Tesfagiorgis on Team
06/18/13: Norris Institute company ArtsApp founder discusses teamwork in start-ups …
Source: TECHdotMN
Survey of Leading Experts Reveals Lingering Concern About the Future of Twin Cities Commercial Real Estate
06/17/13: St. Thomas releases its seventh Minnesota Commercial Real Estate Survey …
Source: Renewable Energy World
University of St. Thomas survey: Land, building costs should rise
06/17/13: St. Thomas surveyed 50 local commercial real estate executives this spring …
Source: Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
Scratch tickets propelling Minnesota State Lottery to record sales
06/17/13: Kathryn Combs and John Spry found Minnesota lottery products were regressive …
Source: Star Tribune
Outside consultant: Small business wants to reach consumers
06/16/13: David Alexander says promoting a novel product takes tremendous market insight …
Source: Star Tribune
Healthier companies provide superior results
06/16/13: Dean Chris Puto speaks to higher engagement spurring financial performance …
Source: Star Tribune
Happiest workplaces offer autonomy and transparency
06/15/13: Teresa Rothausen-Vange discusses employee benefits …
Source: Star Tribune
They built a vehicle and now want to build a business
06/15/13: Mike Porter comments on a start-up's plans for growth and investment …
Source: Star Tribune
Citing financial issues, Uroplasty puts CFO on leave, delays filing with SEC
06/14/13: Jack Militello discusses threats and opportunities for med-tech firm Uroplasty …
Source: Star Tribune
Best Buy adds new store-within-a-store: Windows
06/13/13: Dave Brennan says Windows is moving in to Best Buy to compete with Apple …
Source: Star Tribune
Ask the expert: How to bring entrepreneurial ideas to management
06/9/13: Prof Deeds' tips for undertaking an “intrapreneurial” project …
Source: Star Tribune
St. Louis Park furniture store perseveres through changes
06/9/13: Ritch Sorenson, Ph.D., recommends family businesses develop a transition plan …
Source: Star Tribune
Women in CRE continue to battle glass ceiling
06/8/13: Highlights from the Women in Commercial Real Estate Conference on campus …
Source: Finance & Commerce
Late Start on Farming Delays Locally-Grown Food
06/5/13: Dave Vang, Ph.D., talks supply and demand regarding local produce prices …
Source: KSTP-TV
New Challenges For First-time Home Buyers
06/5/13: Tom Musil, D.P.A,. talked about the hot local home-selling market on WCCO radio …
Source: WCCO Morning News
Outside Consultant: Getting visitors to follow through
06/2/13: Mike Porter, Ed.D., MBC program director, is this week's outside consultant …
Source: Star Tribune
'Functional stupidity': Is it smart to play dumb on the job?
05/31/13: Research by Chad Brinsfield, Ph.D., identifies 56 reasons people don't speak up …
Source: Star Tribune
Annual ACG CUP Competition Winners Announced
05/30/13: The Opus College of Business is part of this premier case-study competition …
Source: Association for Corporate Growth
Bridging generation gaps in the workplace
05/27/13: Ritch Sorenson recommends families in business draft a family constitution …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Soccer diplomacy puts bounce in nonprofit
05/26/13: Two UST grads are using soccer for social change on the road across Minnesota …
Source: Pioneer Press
Ask the consultant: What's a good way to bring products to market?
05/26/13: Jay Ebben, Ph.D. gives advice on launching a new product. …
Source: Star Tribune
Women in Business 2013 ? Dr. Donna Block
05/24/13: Dr. Donna Block ’05 M.B.A. received the 2013 Women in Business Award …
Source: Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Fed: Competition pushing down banks? loan margin
05/23/13: SBDC director Mike Ryan notes loans are still challenging for small businesses …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Mall of America: Does bigger mean better?
05/22/13: FOX 9 spoke with Dave Brennan, co-director of the Inst. for Retailing Excellence …
Source: KMSP-TV
If You Build It, Who Will Come?
05/22/13: Mel Gray's research on the effects of arts on economic development cited …
Source: Washington City Paper
UST Business Students Take Top Honors at National Business Ethics Case Competition
05/21/13: UST MBA team won first place for its presentation on violent video games …
Source: Opus College of Business
Outside consultant: Exercise-product start-up needs laser focus
05/19/13: Entrepreneurship professor Alec Johnson gives advice on start-up funding …
Source: Star Tribune
Minnesota: Don't cherry-pick: be real about the effects of higher taxes
05/18/13: John Spry pens a Pioneer Press commentary …
Source: Pioneer Press
Higher sales, hiring and spending signal robust business optimism
05/17/13: The Star Tribune 100 cites Dean Christopher Puto and Professor David Vang …
Source: Star Tribune
Minnesota: On business ethics, memorials, and more
05/16/13: Highlights from the CEBC 2013 Minnesota Business Ethics Award …
Source: Pioneer Press
Parents Express Concerns about Day Care Unionization Costs
05/16/13: Economist Dave Vang predicts day care unionization may increase costs …
Source: KAAL-TV
2013 Minnesota Business Ethics Award Honors Four Companies
05/15/13: Cresa, Affinity Plus FCU, Cummins & St. Francis Regional Med. Ctr. were honored …
Source: Center for Ethical Business Cultures
LifeScience Alley and University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business Announce Joint Fellowship
05/15/13: Ph.D. fellows to receive full MBA scholarship and applied business training …
Source: LifeScience Alley
Knock answers partnership opportunities
05/12/13: Mike Porter comments on the Minneapolis creative agency's partnerships …
Source: Star Tribune
House listings in the Twin Cities up 7.7 percent; sales up 5.3 percent
05/10/13: Herb Tousley discusses the how unempolyment affects real estate …
Source: Star Tribune
Twin Cities home prices still on rise
05/10/13: Herb Tousley discusses UST's monthly Residential Real Estate Price Report Index …
Source: Pioneer Press
Target Launches New Marketing Program Named Cartwheel
05/8/13: David Vang says online marketing programs like Cartwheel will be more common …
Source: KSTP-TV
Insurance exchanges are next big hurdle in health care
05/5/13: Sen. David Durenberger comments on implementation of the Affordable Care Act …
Source: Star Tribune
How to market crowdsourcing effort to raise start-up funds
05/5/13: MBC director Mike Porter is the Star Tribune's "outside consultant" this week …
Source: Star Tribune
Big jump for metro housing prices, construction activity
05/1/13: Herb Tousley joined The Daily Circuit to talk about issues in the housing market …
Source: MPR: The Daily Circuit
20th Annual Stakeholder Dialogue
04/30/13: 20th Annual Stakeholder Dialogue …
Source: Veritas Institute
Twin Cities housing construction up 111 percent in April
04/29/13: Herb Tousley comments on an optimistic housing outlook. …
Source: Star Tribune
Minnesota Legislature: A few job-climate positives
04/24/13: Pioneer Press editorial cites economics professor John Spry …
Source: Pioneer Press
Hoigaard's is sold to Vail Resorts, continuing Twin Cities buildup
04/24/13: Dave Brennan noted cross-marketing opportunities for Hoigaard’s and Vail …
Source: Star Tribune
Outside consultant: How to seal deal in online sales
04/21/13: Mike Porter is this week's "Outside Consultant" advising on networking and sales …
Source: Star Tribune
Progress Minnesota 2013
04/17/13: Norris Institute honored in Finance & Commerce Progress Minnesota program. …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Is Minnesota friendly to small businesses?
04/17/13: John Spry suggests findings of a recent study of small business are unrealistic. …
Source: MinnPost
Minneapolis agency Known is helping brands raise their profiles
04/15/13: Professor Avinash Malshe comments on "Known" branding agency …
Source: Star Tribune
Neighborhood shopping centers continue to evolve in Minneapolis-St. Paul area
04/14/13: Dave Brennan comments on the evolution of small shopping centers …
Source: Star Tribune
Outside consultant: Record label wants to reach teachers
04/14/13: Glenn Karwoski has some creative marketing ideas for a small record label …
Source: Star Tribune
Minnesota's spending shouldn't grow faster than the economy
04/13/13: Pioneer Press editorial cites professor John Spry on taxation …
Source: Pioneer Press
Women in Business Award winners announced
04/12/13: St. Thomas alumne are part of the Business Journal's honorees. …
Source: Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Sellers winning spring Twin Cities housing market
04/10/13: March report and price gains are basically good news, said Herb Tousley …
Source: Pioneer Press
March brings a seller?s housing market to Twin Cities
04/10/13: “It’s not totally a seller’s market,” Tousley said. “But it’s certainly turning" …
Source: Star Tribune
University of St. Thomas, Healthcare BI Summit Launch Think Tank Event Series on Healthcare Data Trends
04/8/13: Center for Health & Medical Affairs Speaker Series Event, April 11 …
Source: University of St. Thomas' Center for Health and Medical Affairs
Eagan Rotary Club, Thomson Reuters team up to train students in decision making
04/7/13: Ethics prof. Kenneth Goodpaster lead workshop for 50 budding business leaders …
Source: Pioneer Press
Mingle mixes business and home design in Plymouth
04/7/13: Professor Lorman Lundsten comments on new home design business' showroom …
Source: Star Tribune
Outside consultant: How do I hire a reputable sales rep?
04/7/13: Professor Mick Sheppeck and OCB consultant Colleen Sauter on finding a sales rep …
Source: Star Tribune
Report: Rent To Rise In Minneapolis This Year
04/5/13: Herb Tousley said there are a few reasons the city’s rental market is thriving …
Source: WCCO
Lawmakers considering when it comes to taxes, what is ?fair'?
04/5/13: Prof. John Spry comments on tax fairness and how taxes affect competitiveness …
Source: Duluth News Tribune
The evolution of the Dayton tax plan
04/3/13: John Spry's Minnpost comments on tax plan are cited in Minnesota Daily editorial …
Source: Minnesota Daily
Minnesotans weigh in on 40th anniversary of 1st cell phone call
04/3/13: UST MBC program director Micheal Porter discusses the impact of the cellphone …
Source: KARE 11 news
Lawsuit over control of family-owned MICO ends with $21.8 M award
04/1/13: Family Business Center's Ritch Sorenson discusses sibling rivalry …
Source: Mankato Free Press
Ask The Experts: Putting Common Consumer Tax Questions to Bed
04/1/13: Prof. John Spry explains how the sequester affects the tax collection process …
Source: CardHub
Art Materials drafts growth plans after Minneapolis acquisition
03/31/13: Marketing professor Dave Brennan comments on a merger in the art supply business …
Source: Star Tribune
Outside consultant: Board game inventors looking for a break
03/31/13: Prof. Mark Spriggs advises a game maker on getting her product on retail shelves …
Source: Star Tribune
Opus College of Business undergraduate program jumps 26 places in latest Businessweek rankings
03/26/13: Undergraduate business program ranks 80th of 145 eligible programs nationally …
Source: Bloomberg Businessweek
Ask the Experts: If I Could Make One Change to the Tax Code, I Would?
03/25/13: Professor John Spry shares his suggestions for updating the U.S. tax code …
Source: Card Hub
Ask the consultant: Is Etsy.com a good platform for my business?
03/24/13: Marketing professor Michael Porter advises small business owner on using Etsy …
Source: Star Tribune
On the Job with Kevin Hejna
03/18/13: Kevin Hejna, '11 M.B.A. is profiled in the Star Tribune …
Source: Star Tribune
Outside consultant: How to find a reputable lawyer for a small business
03/17/13: Ethics professor John Wendt advises small business owner on finding a lawyer …
Source: Star Tribune
Opus College of Business UST MBAs Named to 2013 40 Under 40
03/14/13: Two UST MBAs make the Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal's 40 under 40 list …
Source: Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
St. Paul Chamber plans March 21 'Ethics Forum' breakfast
03/13/13: Ron James, CEBC president, will speak at St. Paul Chamber ethics forum March 21. …
Source: MinnPost
General Mills gets into the delivery business
03/11/13: Jon Seltzer said General Mills-Coborn’s venture makes “makes perfect sense." …
Source: Star Tribune
Event Recap: Higher Calling Series: Vocation of the Business Leader: Seeking Meaning in the Global Economy
03/11/13: Veritas Institute co-sponsors Higher Calling event on March 11, 2013 …
Source: Veritas Institute
Shoreview's American Metro Company tees up for growth
03/10/13: Entrepreneurship professor Jay Ebben evaluates local business in this column …
Source: Star Tribune
Outside consultant: Balance in the home office
03/10/13: Management professor Teresa Rothausen-Vange provides consulting advice …
Source: Star Tribune
'SoundBender' inventor swims with 'shark'
03/4/13: Entrepreneurship professor Mark Spriggs comments on local "Shark Tank" deal. …
Source: Star Tribune
OCB Professor Named Fellow
02/28/13: Holloran Center has appointed Professor Christopher Michaelson as a fellow. …
Source: Holloran Center for Ethical Leadership
Twin Cities housing recovery gains steam
02/26/13: UST monthly real estate index shows the housing market is off to a strong start …
Source: Star Tribune
Outside Consultant: Making yourself heard
02/24/13: Adjunct marketing prof. Sovell advises a small biz on making a big impact …
Source: Star Tribune
At St. Thomas, The Hottest Tech Incubator You've Never Heard Of
02/20/13: Tucked downtown, a unique entrepreneurship resource seems hidden in plain sight. …
Source: The Line
At St. Thomas, the hottest tech incubator you've never heard of
02/20/13: The entrepreneurship incubator program is currently helping eight new companies. …
Source: The Line
Fast Company Names ReconRobotics One of the 50 Most Innovative Companies
02/19/13: Alan Bignall ’85 M.B.A. is president and CEO of ReconRobotics …
Source: Fast Company
UST Team Takes Home ACG Cup
02/8/13: A team of UST MBA students won first prize in the 2013 ACG Cup Case Competition …
Source: Opus Magnum
Opus College of Business Commencement Speaker Announced
02/6/13: Randall Hogan, chairman and CEO of Pentair, isthe 2013 commencement speaker …
Source: Opus College of Business
Finance & Commerce names Norris Institute a Progress Minnesota Honoree
02/6/13: Norris Institute to receive 2013 Progress Minnesota Award …
Source: Finance & Commerce
State makes mark in top 150 U.S. workplaces
01/31/13: 23 Minnesota employers among 150 best places to work in the nation …
Source: Star Tribune
Elijah Watt Sells Award Winner
01/28/13: MBA grad BJ Dinter scored one of the three highest scores on the CPA exams …
Source: Winter 2012-13 issue of the Board Report from the Minn Board of Accountancy
USASBE Recognizes UST Entrepreneurship Course
01/24/13: UST recognized for excellence in entrepreneurship education …
Source: United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship
Purpose drives Minneapolis ad agency Solve and its clients
01/20/13: UST’s Porter: “They're not beholden to anyone but themselves.” …
Source: Star Tribune
USASBE Recognizes UST Entrepreneurship Course
01/13/13: UST named winner of USABE award for Special Recognition in Entrepreneurship …
Source: USASBE
What's a good tool for managing projects?
01/6/13: Ask the Consultant …
Source: Star Tribune
Venerable supplier Fullerton Companies builds on its heritage
01/6/13: UST's Sorenson: Fullerton has "learned to...be successful across generations." …
Source: Star Tribune
Closing of Macy's St. Paul leaves big hole; opens new opportunity for downtown
01/3/13: UST's Brennan: Number of downtown retailers has declined over the last 20 years. …
Source: MPR News
Twin Cities Real Estate Market Goes Up; 2013 Promising
01/1/13: UST's Tousley: "It looks like the tide has turned." …
Source: KSTP
CEO peer groups offer feedback, support
12/23/12: UST's Militello: "We need this human interaction." …
Source: Star Tribune
Can letting employees work remotely lead to success?
12/16/12: Ask the Consultant …
Source: Star Tribune
St. Thomas class project warms heads and hearts
12/16/12: UST students Quinn and Keller use social entrepreneurship to help children …
Source: Star Tribune
Ideas, low overhead keep agency ahead
12/10/12: Advertising agency NADA wins praise from UST's Porter …
Source: Star Tribune
On the job with Sean Elder
12/2/12: UST MBA alumnus takes an MBA approach to charter schools …
Source: Star Tribune
BreAnna Fisher named finalist in Global Student Entrepreneur Awards
11/30/12: Schulze School senior named one of the world's top student entrepreneurs …
Source: Opus College of Business
Jamie Messina ?07 M.B.A.
11/23/12: Jamie Messina ’07 M.B.A., passed away Tuesday, November 20 …
Source: B. Magazine
Ban TV campaign ads: That's half the battle
11/18/12: Commentary by Professor Lorin Robinson …
Source: Star Tribune
Twin Cities media embrace St. Thomas Holiday Spending Survey
11/15/12: Return to pre-recession levels of optimism celebrated …
Source: Various
Annual survey finds Twin Cities holiday shoppers in an enthusiastic mood this year
11/14/12: UST professors find mood of holiday shoppers close to pre-recession levels …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Summit Brewing expands their business
11/12/12: UST's Vang: Beer creates broad range of jobs …
Source: KSTP
Eagan's Skyline Exhibits wins innovation award
11/11/12: UST MBA students tour facility …
Source: Star Tribune
St. Thomas' Fowler Business Concept Challenge Awards $39,000 in Scholarships
11/2/12: Scholarship prizes ranged from $1,000 to $10,000 …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Which Local Grocers Have Cheapest, Best Produce?
11/1/12: UST's Seltzer: "It's why consumers pick a store" …
Source: WCCO
Good Question: Do coupons really save us money?
10/24/12: UST's Heyman: "As much sport than anything else" …
Source: WCCO
How to find a mentor
10/21/12: Ask the Consultant …
Source: Star Tribune
How to Protect Your Intellectual Property
10/14/12: Ask the Consultant …
Source: Star Tribune
Retailers experimenting with same-day delivery of online purchases
10/10/12: Twin Cities are a test market …
Source: KSTP
How to ensure success in identity and branding
10/7/12: Ask the Consultant …
Source: Star Tribune
Metro area home sales "brisk" over summer
10/4/12: UST's Tousley: "Most significant increase in the last 6 years." …
Source: Star Tribune
New business PivotPlanet lets people test the waters of career change
10/4/12: UST's Power: redefining professional identity can be risky. …
Source: KSTP
How can businesses avoid social media mistakes?
09/16/12: Ask the Consultant …
Source: Star Tribune
Podcasts: Seton Hall Symposium, "Is For-Profit Catholic Health Care a Viable Alternative for Ministry?"
09/4/12: Podcasts of March 2012 Symposium …
Source: Veritas Institute
How to reward one person without causing team problems
09/2/12: Ask the Consultant …
Source: Star Tribune
Inside View: Herb Tousley
08/30/12: Q&A with UST real estate guru …
Source: Star Tribune
Schulze gets Best Buy due diligence agreement
08/27/12: Founder's buyout attempt moves forward …
Source: Fargo - Grand Forks Valley News Live
How can a small company use social media while respecting client privacy?
08/26/12: Ask the Consultant …
Source: Star Tribune
OCB alumna Trudy Rautio '84 M.B.A. hired as new Carlson Companies CEO
08/20/12: Replacing Hubert Joly, who will lead Best Buy …
Source: Star Tribune
Conference to celebrate publication of landmark book
08/13/12: The book’s five authors will join Minnesota executives in a discussion Sept. 7. …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Best Buy founder Richard Schulze attempts to regain control of company
08/6/12: Founder hopes to revive company by taking it private …
Source: Star Tribune
Supervalu chair takes over as CEO
07/30/12: UST's Brennan: Companies in trouble often seek new leadership from outside …
Source: Pioneer Press
How to get working capital for a young business
07/22/12: Ask the Consultant …
Source: Star Tribune
Working as a social media consultant
07/15/12: Ask the Consultant …
Source: Star Tribune
Supervalu struggles may mean lower prices for shoppers
07/15/12: UST's Vang: Stock price down because of massive cut in food prices …
Source: KARE-TV
How can I make my book stand out?
07/8/12: Glen Karwoski is this week's 'Ask the Consultant' columnist …
Source: Star Tribune
Could an Upscale Grocery War Be Breaking Out?
07/5/12: UST's Brennan: "There are going to be losers." …
Source: Twin Cities Business
How can members of Generation Y establish credibility?
07/2/12: Ask the Consultant …
Source: Star Tribune
Supreme Court upholds Affordable Care Act
06/28/12: UST's experts weigh in …
Source: CBS Minnesota
How do I build a strong local customer base?
06/17/12: Ask the Consultant …
Source: Star Tribune
Summer job market for teens and young adults in short supply
06/13/12: UST's Vang: one of the toughest summer job markets in half a century …
Source: KSTP
Twin Cities home prices continue to climb
06/12/12: UST's Tousley: "It certainly is a good start." …
Source: Minnesota Public Radio
OCB Graduate Business alumni participate in Hearts & Hammers
06/12/12: Graduate Business alumni help elderly and disabled homeowners …
Source: Opus College of Business
US News & World Report lists UST among 10 lowest-priced private business schools
06/5/12: UST offers one the few private MBA programs with an annual cost below $35,000 …
Source: US News & World Report
What business resources are there for veterans?
05/27/12: Ask the consultant: Business resources for veterans …
Source: Star Tribune
Opus College of Business Inducts New Beta Gamma Sigma Members
05/22/12: 142 undergraduate and graduate students honored …
Source: Opus College of Business
Shenehon Center's Residential Real Estate Price Report shows improvement
05/22/12: Sales of single-family homes rising …
Source: Star Tribune
What's the best way to set up a board of advisers?
05/20/12: UST's Dawn Elm lays out steps …
Source: Star Tribune
Semiannual Survey Shows Pessimism in Twin Cities Commercial Real Estate Market
05/16/12: Survey of commercial real estate reveals continued continued concerns …
Source: Shenehon Center for Real Estate
The Affordable Care Act Passed. Now What?
05/15/12: Research about the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, and a response …
Source: Globe College / Minnesota School of Business
Richard Schulze steps down as chairman of Best Buy board of directors.
05/14/12: Star Tribune provides a career overview …
Source: Star Tribune
St. Thomas president Father Dennis Dease announces June 2013 retirement
05/11/12: 14th president of UST to end tenure after completion of 22nd year in office …
Source: UST Bulletin
Christopher Puto, Ph.D. agrees to stay on as Dean of Opus College of Business
05/10/12: Puto will remain during national search for next dean …
Source: Opus College of Business
23rd Annual Entrepreneur Awards presented on May 2
05/8/12: Honorees from Piper Jaffray, Warners' Stellian and Arise Virtual Solutions, Inc. …
Source: Opus College of Business
Star Tribune 100 coverage sees bright spots
05/6/12: UST faculty weigh in …
Source: Star Tribune
What should I keep in mind when starting a blog for my business?
05/6/12: Ask the Consultant: Creating a blog for your business …
Source: Star Tribune
Top CPA Examination Performers Honored
05/4/12: B.J. Dinter '11 M.B.A. was presented the Elijah Watt Sells Award by the AICPA …
Source: AICPA
Dr. Susan Marsnik wins Good Sister Award
05/3/12: OCB professor honored for providing help and support to women on campus …
Source: UST Bulletin
What debt options exist for small businesses?
04/29/12: Ask the Consultant: Debt options for small business …
Source: Star Tribune
The ins and outs of innovation
04/27/12: Finance & Commerce recaps dialogue between 3M's Lavers and UST's Dunham …
Source: Finance & Commerce
Five OCB Alumnae Honored in 2012 Women in Business Awards
04/25/12: Praised as "Industry Leaders" and "Women to Watch" …
Source: Opus College of Business
Matthew Ames '07 Named MN Young Entrepreneur of the Year by U.S. Small Business Association
04/20/12: Used a B.A. in entrepreneurship to build a paintball empire …
Source: Opus College of Business
UST SIFE team wins regionals, prepares for national competition
04/20/12: Competition ranks business-related projects that change the world …
Source: UST Bulletin Today
Melanie Nelson perseveres as an entrepreneur
04/15/12: UST's Porter praises long-term commitment …
Source: Star Tribune
OCB Alumnus G. "Mike" Mikan named interim CEO of Best Buy
04/10/12: Former UnitedHealth Group executive will lead transition …
Source: Star Tribune
Event Recap: 19th Annual Stakeholder Dialogue
04/10/12: 19th Annual Stakeholder Dialogue …
Source: Veritas Institute
Two OCB alumni among 2012 "40 Under Forty"
03/30/12: Collins '11 M.B.A. and Stenger '07 M.B.A. make prestigious list …
Source: Opus College of Business
Best Buy's store closures draw comment
03/29/12: UST's Vang and Brennan weigh in. …
Source: Fox 9
Can using Pinterest help my business?
03/18/12: UST's Michael Porter on the use of cutting-edge social media …
Source: Star Tribune
University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business Lands in Top 25 Percent of Nation's Best Business Schools in Latest U.S. News & World Report Ranking
03/15/12: In first opportunity for ranking, St. Thomas scores 104th among business schools …
Source: Opus College of Business
Better Business Bureau and UST to convene business ethics summit
03/7/12: OCB's Michael Porter, Christopher Michaelson and Ron James among panelists …
Source: Minnesota BBB
Minnesota adds 15,500 jobs in January
03/1/12: UST's Gray sees "underlying strengths that have not been tapped yet." …
Source: Star Tribune
Making entrepreneurship work
02/29/12: Entrepreneurship Department Chair talks to MPR about nuts and bolts …
Source: Minnesota Public Radio
Tax prep software: different programs, different results
02/28/12: UST's Sathe not surprised to see variance …
Source: KARE-TV
Jack Militello goes in-depth on the Health Care UST MBA with OnlineMBA.com
02/24/12: Program provides "a systematic look at healthcare." …
Source: OnlineMBA.com
Housing market appears to be picking up
02/22/12: "We'll now have some clarity," says UST Tousley …
Source: Star Tribune
Dr. Christopher Puto to step down as dean of Opus College of Business
02/22/12: Intermin dean to be named for 2012-13 academic year …
Source: Opus College of Business
Target's Dawne Carlson Featured at March 8 Intersections Event
02/22/12: Event series continues to intersect practical and academic business trends …
Source: Opus College of Business
Venture capital negotiations "not for the faint of heart or the inexperienced"
02/19/12: UST's Moore: VC financing defies simple rules …
Source: Star Tribune
Rising gas prices will have broader effects
02/16/12: UST's Vang talks about consequences of gas reaching $4 a gallon …
Source: CBS Minnesota
Event Recap: Higher Calling Series: Faithful Leaders in Difficult Times
02/15/12: Veritas Institute co-sponsors Higher Calling event on February 15, 2012 …
Source: Veritas Institute
Maple Grove's Proto Labs reduces size of planned IPO
02/13/12: UST's Vang weighs in …
Source: Pioneer Press
Ron James: Ethical business culture improves profits
02/7/12: CEBC president, Best Buy board member makes the case …
Source: Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal
What can a CEO do to ensure long-term success?
02/6/12: UST's David Vang proposes three actions a CEO should consider …
Source: Star Tribune
OCB faculty weigh in on economic news
02/2/12: Four different Star Tribune stories turn to UST experts for analysis …
Source: Star Tribune
Mann Meets Humanity in Davos
01/31/12: UST ethics professor Christopher Michaelson, Ph.D., in the Huffington Post …
Source: Huffington Post
Gordman's rising, Abercombie & Fitch sinking in Twin Cities retail landscape
01/19/12: UST's Brennan weighs in on comings and goings …
Source: KARE-TV
St. Thomas Residential Real Estate Price Report Index shows 10.25% drop in median Twin Cities home price for 2011
01/19/12: 2011 data also shows high percentage of "distressed sales" …
Source: KARE-TV
2012 will represent a "new normal" for Twin Cities real estate
01/11/12: Finance & Commerce summarized Shenehon Center real estate outlook summit …
Source: Finance & Commerce
Closure of Bloomingdale's unlikely to hurt Mall of America, says UST's Brennan.
01/4/12: Center for Retailing Excellence director isn't surprised or concerned …
Source: Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Volunteering works wonders for UST alumna Bridget Ulrich
01/2/12: Volunteer spirit developed at UST pays dividends …
Source: Plymouth Magazine
Foreclosure backlog could act as a drag on house prices
01/2/12: UST’s Tousley says problem is temporary; Twin Cities fundamentals are good …
Source: StarTribune
Macy's marathon hours make sense, says Brennan
12/21/11: Institute for Retailing Excellence co-director discusses extended holiday hours …
Source: Patch.com Roseville
Schulze School graduates put entrepreneuship theory into practice
12/17/11: The Social Lights are a nimble, innovative marketing operation. …
Source: Pioneer Press
UST's Tousley praises downtown revitalization plan as "ambitious"
12/14/11: Shenehon Center for Real Estate director: Plan “would make a big difference.” …
Source: Finance & Commerce
OCB students excel in sports as well as the classroom
12/13/11: Ashley Maher and Curtis James demonstrate the many strengths of OCB undergrads …
Source: Tommie Sports
Two of Four 2012 Tommie Award Finalists Are Opus College of Business Students
12/12/11: Half of the finalists for UST's award for undergrad excellence come from the OCB …
Source: UST Bulletin Today
Connecting Artists and Commissions, But With Some Risk
12/11/11: Website helps artists find work, but not without risk, says UST’s Porter. …
Source: Pioneer Press
President Obama should make the case for his health law, says UST's Durenberger
12/2/11: Senator Durenberger lays out his argument in an MPR News commentary. …
Source: MPR News
Schulze School takes lead in grooming young entrepreneurs
11/30/11: UST School of Entrepreneurship helps groom agents of economic renewal …
Source: Minnesota's Private College Council newsletter
Fall 2011 Commercial Real Estate Survey Shows Decline
11/28/11: The Shenehon Center for Real Estate's survey is a hot topic in Twin Cities news. …
Source: StarTribune, Pioneer Press, Finance & Commerce, Minnpost, and others
A Brief Q&A with Brian Reagan
11/27/11: Brian Reagan of the CBE answers a few questions for the Strib's Movers section. …
Source: StarTribune
University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business Announces MBA Scholarship Program for Minorities
11/17/11: Fifteen full-ride scholarships for Full-time UST MBA Program being offered …
Source: Opus College of Business
Twin Cities Shoppers Returning to 'Pre-Recession' Holiday Spirit
11/16/11: University of St. Thomas researchers find holiday shoppers optimistic …
Source: The Bulletin
Creditworthiness Standards under the Dodd-Frank Act
11/10/11: Daryl Koehn's research featured in white paper distributed to federal reserve …
Source: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
BuyerCurious.com Launches in Minnesota
11/7/11: Thomas Hamilton: BuyerCurious.com could bring down the costs of buying homes …
Source: Business Wire
Horsing around works for consulting firm
11/6/11: Mary Maloney: Research on the effectiveness of team building has mixed results …
Source: Star Tribune
Ask the consultant
11/6/11: Best way to reach fragmented B2B target audience? Avinash Malshe answers …
Source: Star Tribune
Filmzilla video rental store fights off extinction in Minneapolis
11/4/11: Netflix dealt a critical blow to video stores, said Mark Spriggs …
Source: Pioneer Press
Social media helps consumers gain power
11/3/11: David Vang said social media gave customers a big boost …
Source: KARE-TV
Retailers rolling out holiday deals early
11/1/11: Dave Brennan: the race between retailers will begin now through Thanksgiving …
Source: KARE-TV
Opus College of Business instructor consults with a winner
11/1/11: UST’s Vuolo consults for Family Business Award-winning Angie’s Kettle Corn …
Source: Twin Cities Business
Federal Reserve cites Shenehon Center in Beige Book report
11/1/11: UST's commercial real estate survey a key datapoint …
Source: Federal Reserve Beige Book
A business that comes with a paycheck
10/30/11: David Deeds: if acquiring a business, have a plan …
Source: Star Tribune
Rep. Gottwalt: Regardless of health reform law, more improvements needed
10/28/11: Rep. Steve Gottwalt spoke about the future of health care at UST …
Source: Minnesota Public Radio
Discount retailer's 'Big' expansion in Eagan
10/26/11: Lorman Lundsten is skeptical that Big Lots will complement its Eagan neighbors …
Source: Dakota Co. Tribune Business Weekly
President Obama offers mortgage relief to help housing woes
10/24/11: Tom Hamilton discussed plans to help homeowners refinance at low rates …
Source: KARE-TV
Real Estate Guru Talks Refinance Plan
10/24/11: Herb Tousley discussed President Obama's new initiative and how it may affect MN …
Source: FOX 9
State of Metro's Home Sales Not so Bad, Say Local Experts
10/24/11: Residential Real Estate Price Report Index: Home pricess fell 9.5% since '05 …
Source: KSTP-TV
September house price index from the University of St. Thomas
10/24/11: Residential Real Estate Price Report Index: Home pricess fell 9.5% since '05 …
Source: Star Tribune Just Listed Blog
New St. Thomas housing index breaks out median prices on traditional sales
10/24/11: UST housing price index shows a price decline of nearly 10 percent since '05 …
Source: Pioneer Press
Distressed home sales push down price data
10/24/11: Residential Real Estate Price Report Index: Home pricess fell 9.5% since '05 …
Source: Star Tribune
Outside consultant: How to get a new product into the public eye
10/23/11: Do your homework to identify your target market, says David Alexander …
Source: Star Tribune
St. Anthony: A 'cool' company hopes to go public
10/23/11: "It's a great market for buyers, but not as good for sellers" said Dave Vang …
Source: Star Tribune
Robinson results under microscope
10/22/11: C.H. Robinson is "the quintessential non-asset-based carrier," said Jon Seltzer …
Source: Star Tribune
YouTube made MassageNerd an industry celebrity, plus it pays off
10/21/11: Jon Seltzer said YouTube Partners makes it easier to show off skills …
Source: Pioneer Press
Good Question: Why Are Successful Banks Raising Fees?
10/20/11: “Banks are looking to replace lost revenue with fees,” said John Spry …
Source: WCCO-TV
Consultants brainstorm on bringing customers back to Central Corridor
10/17/11: Mel Gray: No reliable study of the economic effect of public art …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Military robots offer protective solution for troops
10/16/11: Recon Robotics, a Norris Institute portfolio company, featured in USA TODAY …
Source: USA TODAY
The high price of loyalty
10/15/11: Calculate the "personal life hassle cost," says David Vang …
Source: Star Tribune - Your Money Blog
2011 Hearts & Hammers Project Day a Success
10/14/11: UST project team networked for a good cause …
Source: Graduate Business Alumni Association
Moving Gehry house was no simple task
10/5/11: The Frank Gehry-designed Winton Guest House has been relocated to Owatonna …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Finding the best franchise fit
10/2/11: Spriggs: the chance of success is "vastly greater" with a franchise …
Source: Star Tribune
Mayo Clinic bets big on an experimental cancer treatment
09/29/11: Lets "see how good this is on improving people’s health,” said Militello …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Appreciating legacies of success
09/28/11: Frey is a familiar name around UST's St. Paul and Minneapolis campuses …
Source: Pioneer Press
Twin Cities house prices: A summer warm-up?
09/27/11: UST index uses several data sets to get a more up to date picture of the market …
Source: Star Tribune Just Listed Blog
Target Corp. buys three parcels on Nicollet Mall
09/27/11: Tousley said the acquisition makes sense if Target is looking for more space …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Holiday season heralds more jobs
09/25/11: Brennan: Retailers will play it conservative in hiring seasonal workers …
Source: Star Tribune
Housing Slump Forces Cuts at a Company Town
09/24/11: Marvin Windows was the 2010 UST Family Business of the Year …
Source: New York Times
The best health care solutions just might bubble up
09/24/11: "All health care is local," says NIHP founder David Durenberger …
Source: Star Tribune
$30 million St. Cloud State hockey arena expansion to break ground
09/23/11: David Vang is an expert in publicly financed projects. …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Cheech and Chong get fired up over fiber
09/22/11: General Mills is trying "to be a little bit more creative," said John Purdy …
Source: Minnesota Public Radio
Minnesota Real Estate Hall of Fame names new inductees
09/22/11: UST announced latest inductees to its Minnesota Real Estate Hall of Fame …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Home Prices Still Dropping In Twin Cities
09/22/11: People aren’t apt to buy "if they’re concerned about the economy,” said Tousley …
Source: WCCO-TV
Basketball blues; NBA lockout continues to limp along
09/19/11: John Wendt says things aren't looking good for NBA fans. …
Source: KARE-TV
Sales Up, Prices Down in Twin Cities Real Estate Market
09/16/11: Shenehon Center: Number of lower-priced homes on the market drops median price …
Source: KSTP-TV
Twin Cities housing index flat for August
09/16/11: UST residential real estate gauge shows little sign of recovery in the market …
Source: Star Tribune
Target Faces Backlash From Customers Looking For Missoni
09/14/11: Brennan says not being able to restock could be a PR problem for Target …
Source: WCCO-TV
Mark Dienhart leads by example at University of St. Thomas
09/14/11: Mark Dienhart is in this year’s group of Leading With Faith winners …
Source: The Catholic Spirit
Christmas comes early for consumers
09/14/11: "Today we find Christmas creep has gone in," said Dave Brennan …
Source: KARE-TV
Auto repair chain tunes up local growth
09/11/11: Mark Spriggs said franchises can offer valuable help in launching a business …
Source: Star Tribune
What employers need in a competitive world
09/6/11: Fred Zimmerman says good employees are much preferred by employers …
Source: Star Tribune
St. Thomas' Herb Tousley talks real estate
09/4/11: Tousley: Go-to guy for unbiased information on local commercial real estate …
Source: Star Tribune
Raising the roof on restaurant expansion
09/4/11: Mark Spriggs said Cabreeze convertible patio structures look like a great idea …
Source: Star Tribune
Unconventional tenants moving to suburban malls
09/3/11: "We're seeing a post-recession retail climate emerging," said Dave Brennan …
Source: Pioneer Press
Opus College of Business gets smarter about scheduling
09/1/11: IBM Cognos "will help us to make better business decisions," says Jim O'Connor …
Source: IBM Business Analytics
How corn king conquered State Fair
08/31/11: Ribar honed his strategy during his MBA studies at the University of St. Thomas …
Source: Star Tribune
Back-to-back housing reports show big price declines in Twin Cities
08/31/11: Tousley's index shows weakness, but without the severity of the Case report …
Source: Star Tribune Just Listed Blog
A sliver of good news on local home prices
08/30/11: Tousley is seeing weakness in the median price for nondistressed home sales …
Source: Star Tribune
Grills spark growth
08/28/11: Mark Spriggs is one of two outside members of Dalsin's board of directors …
Source: Star Tribune
State fair ticket price hike keeps services going
08/25/11: The fair is "doing what a nonprofit organization should," said Richard Sathe …
Source: Minnesota Public Radio
Cycling pride propels rain gear maker
08/21/11: Segmenting the market is a growth strategy for Ziskin to consider, Malshe said …
Source: Star Tribune
Local or global giving?
08/20/11: "Where will you make a difference?" asks the Opus College of Business …
Source: Star Tribune
As goes the economy, so goes the State Fair
08/19/11: Vang urges people to sit tight and wait out this rough economic time. …
Source: KARE-TV
$100M+ apartment plan proposed for Loring Park area
08/19/11: Herb Tousley said the large-scale, high-end project is ambitious. …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Prices down, but University of St. Thomas housing index is up
08/18/11: Shenehon Center for Real Estate introduced MSP Residential Real Estate Index …
Source: Finance and Commerce
July housing market offers mixed messages
08/17/11: UST's Real Estate Index increased from 784 in June to 799 in July …
Source: Star Tribune Just Listed Blog
Manufacturers keep the cash
08/17/11: Fred Zimmerman says companies are likely to stay conservative on spending …
Source: Star Tribune
Two bright spots in housing market
08/11/11: Good news came from UST: Creation of the Residential Real Estate Market Index …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Event Recap: 2011 Hesburgh Lecture featuring Dr. Carolyn Woo
08/10/11: Veritas Institute co-sponsored the 2011 Hesburgh Lecture with Dr. Carolyn Woo. …
Source: Veritas Institute
Twin Cities' homes getting multiple bids
08/10/11: OCB professor Herb Tousley gives expertise on the local real estate market …
Source: Pioneer Press
How Falling Stock Prices Will Impact Average Minnesotans
08/8/11: Finance professor David Vang gives insights on latest uncertainty on Wall Street …
Source: KSTP TV
Worker Satisfaction Dwindles in Down Economy
08/8/11: Jack Militello says he'd have thought people "were happy about having a job.” …
Source: FOX 9
The Dow Drops and the Possibility of Recession Looms
08/8/11: “I think there could be another recession” said Dr. David Vang …
Source: WCCO-TV
Logistics Planning Services moves freight into the next generation
08/7/11: Generational transitions are challenges for family businesses says Sorenson …
Source: Star Tribune
Logistics Planning Services moves freight into the next generation
08/7/11: Family biz shifts to second generation with help from OCB Family Business Center …
Source: Star Tribune
Controversy Boiling Over Caribou Coffee?s Card Promotion
08/4/11: David Brennan said Caribou can learn from their socil media kerfuffle …
Source: WCCO-TV
Challenging the Case-Schiller Index Accuracy
08/4/11: The UST Residential Real Estate Index gives a different take on housing recovery …
Source: Fox 9 News
New Twin Cities residential real estate index tracks gulf between traditional and distressed home sales
08/3/11: Developed by OCB faculty, this index provides a more detailed analysis of market …
Source: Internal
Pockets of recovery
08/3/11: Some Twin Cities communities are bouncing back in a still complex housing market …
Source: Star Tribune
Tomatoes la splat
08/1/11: OCB students and grads draw thousands to the Midwest Tomato Fest …
Source: Star Tribune
Homeowners: 'You're in better shape than you thought'
08/1/11: Herb Tousley develops a monthly housing market index to reduce confusion …
Source: Star Tribune
Are commercial mortgages on thin ice?
08/1/11: Real estate expert Herb Tousley provides insight on commerical mortgage market …
Source: Finance & Commerce
Housing market: good news, bad news
07/28/11: Herb Tousley, director of the Shenehon Center for Real Estate, weighs in …
Source: Minnesota Public Radio
Report: TC home prices still depressed by foreclosures
07/27/11: OCB faculty develop the UST Residential Real Estate Index and share new findings …
Source: MPR News
Minneapolis still leads nation in home price declines
07/26/11: OCB faculty Herb Tousley discusses the recent housing market index results …
Source: MPR News
Entertainment Start-Up Secures $600K; St. Thomas Invests
07/25/11: William C. Norris Institute provides $100,000 in seed funding to Cram Worldwide …
Source: Twin Cities Business
More apartments pitched in downtown Minneapolis
07/22/11: Herb Tousley gives his expert opinion on the changing local apartment market …
Source: Finance & Commerce
Real Estate Matters: Have we hit bottom in Twin Cities housing market?
07/14/11: Get Herb Tousley's take on the housing market and what to expect in the future …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Minnesota construction companies banking on better times ahead
07/8/11: Merger Four partners form a new business. OCB's Herb Tousley discusses …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Hot Weather, Hot Sales for Retailers
07/7/11: The Institute for Retailing Excellence's Dave Brennan talks consumer psychology …
Source: Star Tribune
Opus College of Business Joins NSHMBA University Partnership Program
07/6/11: MBA scholarships & fellowships available through NSHMBA …
Source: Hispanically Speaking News
Twin Cities Small Business Development Center offers free guidance
07/5/11: Taking a business to the next stage and other advice from the SBDC …
Source: Finance & Commerce
Franchise offers a clean start to a hardworking entrepreneur
07/3/11: Mark Spriggs, chair of the entrepreneurship department, weighs in on business …
Source: Star Tribune
Large companies: Cargill, Kwik Trip join Keller Williams at top
06/23/11: Management professor Mick Sheppeck on what makes a good work environment …
Source: Star Tribune
Commercial Real Estate Pros. More Optimistic
06/16/11: Survey of MN commercial real estate insiders points to favorable trend …
Source: Twin Cities Business
Survey says commercial real estate outlook improving
06/15/11: Survey of MN commercial real estate insiders points to favorable trend …
Source: Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
Qualified Optimism for Commercial Real Estate Outlook
06/15/11: Survey of MN commercial real estate insiders points to favorable trend …
Source: PR Newswire
Qualified Optimism for Commercial Real Estate Outlook
06/15/11: Commercial real estate survey results point to greater optimism …
Source: Internal
Pawn shops expand in slow times
06/12/11: "They've been very opportunistic from a timing standpoint," said Dave Brennan …
Source: Star Tribune
Digital sign company projects growth
06/12/11: David Deeds said starting Spyeglass was far from "the dumbest business move ever …
Source: Star Tribune
Number of pending home sales last month shows 13 percent increase over May 2010
06/10/11: Professor George Karvel says the May uptick is a function of supply and demand …
Source: Minnesota Public Radio
Retailers beat a path to better paint bucket
06/5/11: Bergman's success stems from his ability to see a need says David Brennan …
Source: Star Tribune
Regions Hospital impresses health secretary
06/3/11: Health Care MBA alumnus Dr. Gary Collins met with HHS Secretary Sebelius …
Source: Pioneer Press
Vets have transcription firm growing fast
05/27/11: CEO Clarence Ramsey's UST MBA helped grow Eden Prairie-based Alpha Transcription …
Source: Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
In Minnesota, Above-Average Economy Hides Familiar Pains
05/13/11: If Minnesota is doiung well, "other places must be terrible,” said David Vang …
Source: New York Times
Report says 46 percent of Twin Cities homeowners are underwater.
05/10/11: "It’s not necessarily as bad as it looks,” said Herb Tousley …
Source: WCCO TV
Opinion: Some budget solutions are a breeze
05/7/11: John Spry has a "junk it" list for legislators looking to increase tax revenue …
Source: Star Tribune
Minnesota foreclosures down 21% from 2010
05/6/11: Professor George Karvel says the Q1 dip in foreclosures is a good sign …
Source: Pioneer Press
UnitedHealth Group, University of St. Thomas Launch Executive Leadership Program to Help Shape Tomorrow's Nurse Leaders
05/6/11: UHG also honors its more than 7,000 nurses during National Nurses Week, May 6-12 …
Source: Opus College of Business
Rumors of General Mills Takeover by Nestle
04/26/11: Nestle is rumored to be interestedin in buying General Mills, said David Vang …
Source: KARE 11 News
Turnaround takes hold for state's largest firms
04/25/11: Minnesota's largest companies anticipating growth, says Dean Christopher Puto …
Source: Star Tribune
Freewheel Bike gains traction with growth
04/25/11: Freewheel Bike is "violating conventional marketing wisdom" says Lorman Lundsten …
Source: Star Tribune
Outside Consultant: Is there a low-cost solution for managing contacts?
04/24/11: Richard Rexeisen advises on software designed to help manage the sales process …
Source: Star Tribune
Minnesota's biggest companies healing after the Great Recession
04/23/11: David Vang attributes rebound in employment to a weak dollar and deep job cuts …
Source: Star Tribune
Annual Survey Shows Many Companies See Better Times in 2011
04/23/11: "Human nature just does not like uncertainty," said Dean Christopher Puto …
Source: Star Tribune
Wal-Mart seeking downtown Minneapolis spot
04/22/11: "They clearly want to be in the face of Target,” said Dave Brennan …
Source: Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
Minnesota physician links business success to focus on women?s health
04/21/11: Dr. Donna Block said her UST MBA helped Clinic Sofia find profitability …
Source: MedCity News
Minneapolis Area Association of Realtors Names Realtor of the Year
04/13/11: Marketing Professor Mike Hoffman named Realtor of the Year …
Source: Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
Consultant takes 'green' dry-cleaning plunge
04/10/11: Mark Spriggs, director of the Schulze School of Entrepreneurship, gave feedback …
Source: Star Tribune
Menards pushes ?bigger is better? approach
04/8/11: David Brennan says "Menards is showing a disposition...to compete." …
Source: Finance & Commerce
Housing report dubs Minneapolis worst in U.S.
03/30/11: Real estate guru Herb Tousley discusses the bleak report …
Source: Fox 9 KMSP-TV
Minneapolis home prices post steepest decline in U.S.
03/29/11: Herb Tousley is not ready to declare that a "double-dip" is at hand. …
Source: Finance & Commerce
Reinvesting in hard-hit properties
03/27/11: Herb Tousley comments on tax breaks to spur investment in commercial real estate …
Source: Star Tribune
Nebraska-based Gordmans is opening two stores in the Twin Cities
03/20/11: Retailing expert Dave Brennan said "they'll have plenty of competition." …
Source: Star Tribune
Analysts say Best Buy could use a reboot
03/19/11: David Brennan has harped on the company's focus on the higher-margin gizmos …
Source: Star Tribune
Center for Business Excellence Helps Doctors Facing Leadership Challenges
03/17/11: “Leadership is in our DNA,” says faculty member Dr. Carl Heltne …
Source: BusinessNorth
UST Entrepreneurship Alumnus Named Young Entrepreneur of Year
03/15/11: Ben Anderson '05 started Cinemotion while studying at UST …
Source: Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
Lewis Carbone, an expert in a theory he helped develop, also heads a growing consulting practice.
03/14/11: He clues firms in to manage customer experience …
Source: Star Tribune
St. Thomas snags international accreditation from AACSB
03/14/11: It shows UST has the highest standard of quality in business education …
Source: Downtown Journal
U.S. foreclosure filings drop to three-year low
03/10/11: Herb Tousley was heartened by RealtyTrac’s latest report. …
Source: Finance & Commerce
President shouldn't back a proposal to weaken the health reform law
03/9/11: Commentary on MPR from David Durenberger, senior health policy fellow at UST …
Source: Minnesota Public Radio
Event Recap: Doing Virtuous Business: An Interreligious Dialogue on Faith and Work
03/9/11: A facilitated discussion about Jewish, Christian, and Muslim perspectives. …
Source: Veritas Institute
Comcast joins crowded field by offering home troubleshooting service
03/8/11: If it sounds like a cable version of Best Buy's Geek Squad, you've got the idea …
Source: Pioneer Press
Health Care UST MBA Alumnus Receives Courage to Lead Award
03/7/11: Dr. Carl Patow recognized for fostering excellence …
Source: Opus College of Business
Ask the Consultant:
03/6/11: Q: When trying to raise capital, where is the best place to start? …
Source: Star Tribune
Center for Ethical Business Cultures Hosts 3rd Annual Business Ethics Case Competition
03/4/11: Full-time MBA students selected to represent UST at national competition …
Source: Opus College of Business
NFL Labor Dispute Comes Down to the Numbers
03/3/11: Comments on NFL, union mediation from John Wendt …
Source: KARE 11
Fitness Machine Firm on a Steady Jog
02/27/11: "Focus where you have knowledge, skills and competencies," says David Deeds. …
Source: Star Tribune
Exporting retail brands can be tough sell
02/26/11: Strategy to get the lowest price from vendors couldn't always work overseas …
Source: Star Tribune
Gas Prices Rising And It Will Get Worse
02/24/11: Dave Vang predicts $4 gas is possible this summer …
Source: WCCO-TV
The real story about tax breaks? Someone else must pay for them.
02/23/11: John Spry testified before the MN Senate Tax Committee …
Source: Pioneer Press
Commercial real estate refinancing affordable once again
02/21/11: Herb Tousley discusses the changing commercial real estate market. …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Retail ramifications: Best Buy and Apple seem a perfect pair ? except for Apple's store ambitions
02/20/11: Best Buy is rethinking its business model, says Dave Brennan …
Source: Pioneer Press
If you tax big earners, will they all really flee?
02/19/11: Experts differ on impact as Minnesota tax debate ramps up …
Source: Pioneer Press
Business Journal Higlights UST's AACSB Accreditation
02/4/11: Opus College of Business aims for competitive advantage through accreditation …
Source: Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
Insight News Profiles OCB Assistant Dean Bill Woodson
01/31/11: Feature notes the corporate experience he brings to the UST MBA program …
Source: Insight News
2010?s 100 Most Influential People in Business Ethics
01/31/11: CEBC's Ron James named one of the most influential people in business ethics …
Source: Ethisphere Magazine
St. Thomas community excited about business accreditation
01/23/11: Puto said accreditation strengthens the St. Thomas diploma for students, alumni …
Source: TommieMedia
Career Exploration: Retail
01/17/11: David Brennan, professor of marketing, discusses retail careers …
Source: Star Tribune
The Path to AACSB Accreditation
01/14/11: Opus College of Business dean and AACSB president discuss accreditation …
Source: Opus College of Business
Eclectic dean's Opus School wins kudos
01/11/11: Dean Chris Puto's eclectic background shaped his thinking about what should constitute a well-rounded business school …
Source: Star Tribune
Partners in business and in life
01/9/11: Professor Rothausen-Vange advises business partners on keeping a strong relationship …
Source: Star Tribune
UST's AACSB Accreditation Big News
01/5/11: Visible celebration of the event profiled on Kare11 TV …
Source: Kare11.com
So That's What it Is
01/5/11: Wonder what that question mark ice-carved on the UST campus since before Christmas was? …
Source: MPR's On Campus Blog
The University of St. Thomas?Minnesota Earns AACSB International Accreditation
01/5/11: The University of St. Thomas has earned AACSB accreditation for its Opus College of Business …
Source: AASCB-International
St. Thomas' Opus College of Business Earns AACSB Accreditation
01/5/11: St. Thomas is the first private business school in state to earn accreditation …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Commentary by David Durenberger
01/2/11: A 'laser focus' is good. Here are a few other thoughts about the road ahead …
Source: Star Tribune
MN: Above Average Financial Savvy, But Just Barely
12/28/10: David Vang, finance chair: Minneapolis "a financial capital of the Midwest" …
Source: Star Tribune
Former Nun with MBA now Go-to Exec for Struggling Nonprofits
12/18/10: Ann Johnson of the Center for Nonprofit Management discussed nun Linda Tacke. …
Source: Star Tribune
Thomas Bohen, longtime St. Thomas business professor
12/18/10: He was remembered as a teacher devoted to instilling ethics and a father with a gentle spirit …
Source: Star Tribune
It's a gift-card Christmas
12/17/10: Why are gift cards so popular? "It's a four-letter word: easy," said David Brennan …
Source: Pioneer Press
It's the last weekend for holiday shopping ...
12/16/10: David Brennan told the Pioneer Press the last weekend of shopping draws a different crowd …
Source: Pioneer Press
Medtronic's enduring mission statement
12/16/10: "A good mission statement should tell you what the company wants to be" said Jack Militello …
Source: Star Tribune
Best Buy profits, sales slide
12/14/10: "Best Buy has been willing to give up market share to expand gross margin," said David Brennan …
Source: Star Tribune
Socked by snow, stores haven't given up hope
12/14/10: Institute for Retailing Excellence's David Brennan analyzes holiday spending …
Source: Star Tribune
Q&A with Lorman Lundsten
12/12/10: How do you land a major client for the first time? …
Source: Star Tribune
Sustainability, Defined?
12/8/10: CEBC’s David Rodbourne helps sort out what "sustainability" actually means …
Source: Minnesota Business
Cognitive Determinants of Growth After Entrepreneurial Failure
12/8/10: Paper co-authored by David Deeds named best on the topic of high technology …
Source: Schulze School of Entrepreneurship
Condo Owners Idling in Place
12/4/10: Real Estate Professor George Karvel explains the shifting housing market …
Source: Pioneer Press
UST Alumna and SIFE Member Helping Young Entrepreneurs
12/4/10: Pioneer Press: For their first jobs, they'll be the boss …
Source: Pioneer Press
2011 Julie Hays Teaching Award Call for Nominations
12/3/10: Award recognizes faculty committed to teaching and learning …
Source: Opus College of Business
Center for Health and Medical Affairs Director Publishes New Book
12/2/10: Make it Happen: Effective Execution in Healthcare Leadership …
Source: Opus College of Business
Federal Reserve Beige Book Cites St. Thomas Holiday Spending Sentiment Survey
12/1/10: Bloomberg published the Reserve report noting a predicted increase in spending. …
Source: Bloomberg
UST's Minnesota Commercial Real Estate Survey Finds Optimism
12/1/10: Optimism in commercial real estate sector ticks up …
Source: Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
Business Journal Names Executive UST MBA Alum CFO of the Year
11/19/10: Executive UST MBA Alumna Kim Nelson Named CFO of the Year …
Source: Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
CBE Book Club Event Featured on MPR's Midday
11/18/10: The broadcast was originally taped at a CBE-hosted Book Club event on Nov. 4. …
Source: MPR.org
Kate Herzog '09 M.B.A. featured in the Pioneer Press
11/12/10: Alumna's House of Talents links artisans with the marketplace …
Source: TwinCities.com
Religious Diversity in the Workplace subject of Workshop
11/9/10: Educational program for business leaders offers guidance for managing conflict …
Source: Opus College of Business
Family Business Center on PBS
11/9/10: Center director and family business student featured on Nightly Business Report …
Source: PBS
UST MBA Team Wins National Net Impact Competition
11/3/10: Case competition focused on proposed business solutions …
Source: Opus College of Business
Event Recap: The Catholic Identity of Catholic Healthcare Institutions
10/31/10: With participants from Catholic healthcare & academic institutions. …
Source: Veritas Institute
Fowler Challenge Awards more than $65,000 in Scholarships
10/25/10: Contributions from 3M and Ron Fowler support graduate and undergraduate study …
Source: Opus College of Business
Dr. Sameer Kumar Receives Goodeve Medal
10/12/10: Award recognizes most outstanding contribution to the Journal of the OR Society …
Source: Opus College of Business
Cold Weather will Hinder Already Chilly Housing Market
10/11/10: UST Distinguished Chair in Real Estate appraises local housing market …
Source: MPR.org
The Outside Consultant
10/11/10: Director of the UST MBC program provides expert advice …
Source: StarTribune.com
Center for Health & Medical Affairs Awarded AHRQ Contract
10/6/10: Contract will help develop curriculum on strategy execution …
Source: Opus College of Business
3M Will Change Retiree Health Insurance Plans
10/4/10: Director of Center for Health & Medical Affairs interviewed on decision's impact …
Source: KSTP TV
Greg's Blog: Is Greed Good?
09/29/10: Undergraduate student in the Opus College of Business writes about "Wall Street" …
Source: Tommieblogs
Event Recap: Higher Calling series: Maintaining a Catholic Identity
09/28/10: With William Brinkmann, vice pres. of Mission Initiatives for Ascension Health. …
Source: Veritas Institute
Full-time UST MBA Team Receives Top Honor at National Business Ethics Competition
09/28/10: Team cited as "fantastic" at annual ECOA meeting …
Source: Opus College of Business
Tracking Down Small Business Customers
09/27/10: Lorman Lundsten provides answers in this week's Ask the Expert …
Source: Star Tribune
The Recession Has Ended; Someone Send a Memo to the Tenants
09/24/10: Guest column by the director of the UST MS degree in Real Estate Program …
Source: RealEstateJournals.com
UST MBA Alumnus Interviewed on WCCO
09/24/10: Kate Herzog recognized for her work to alleviate poverty in Ghana …
Source: WCCO
Greed is Good...But Ethics are Better
09/24/10: St. Thomas Opus College of Business screens Wall Street 2 for students …
Source: Opus College of Business
Wall Street 2: Is Greed Ever Good?
09/20/10: Read Dean Christopher Puto's commentary in the Star Tribune …
Source: Star Tribune
Digital Marketing at Warp Speed
09/19/10: Director of the UST Master of Business Communication program in the Star Tribune …
Source: StarTribune
Ask the Expert in the Star Tribune
09/17/10: What is the best approach to being discovered as a business and an artist? …
Source: Star Tribune
UST Business Students to Learn from 'Wall Street 2'
09/17/10: Graduate and undergraduate students will share a unique educational experience …
Source: Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
CEBC Hosts International Leadership Program
09/10/10: Program helps build women's leadership and participation in policymaking …
Source: Opus College of Business
Looking Back and Casting Ahead
09/3/10: Sen. David Durenberger writes about legacy and leadership in Minnesota Business …
Source: Minnesota Business
Finance Chair Dave Vang in the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
09/3/10: Customer suit targets overdraft fees at TCF FInancial …
Source: Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Turbulent Waters
09/2/10: Feature in Radiology Business Journal notes UST's Physician Leadership College …
Source: Radiology Business Journal
Gubernatorial Candidates Debate Business Issues at UST
08/25/10: Taxes, the economy and the future of the Minnesota brand among the topics …
Source: Opus College of Business
Guberntorial hopefuls disagree on nuclear ban in Minn.
08/25/10: Minnesota gubernatorial debate elicits clash over allowing new nuclear plants …
Source: Bloomberg BusinessWeek
Net Impact Releases 2010 Business as UNusual Guide
08/19/10: The guide profiles MBA's efforts to prepare responsible leaders …
Source: Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire
Full-time UST MBA Team Wins Spot in National Ethics Competition
08/5/10: Winning case focuses on Social Media, Free Speech and the Ethical Corporation …
Source: Opus College of Business
Finance Professor and Chair Interviewed on KSTP
07/22/10: Retailers hold Christmas in July …
Source: KSTP.com
Dave Brennan is Interviewed in Politics in Minnesota
07/21/10: Minneapolis makes another play for the DNC …
Source: Politics in Minnesota
Ask the Expert in the Star Tribune
07/18/10: What is the best use of off-line marketing to promote websites? …
Source: StarTribune
UST a Great Place to Work
07/16/10: The university is among 10 large companies in the state to be recognized …
Source: Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Twin Cities Thinkers
07/14/10: UST's Center for Ethnical Business Cultures helps shape the state's future …
Source: City Pages
Kenneth Goodpaster, Ph.D. is interviewed on Kare11
07/1/10: Ethics is front and center at the Opus College of Business …
Source: Kare11.com
The Big Trade Up
07/1/10: Alumnus' nonprofit funds college scholarships …
Source: Kare11.com
St. Thomas to Offer a Rare Major in Family Business
06/9/10: UST's Family Business Center gives family businesses a one-of-a-kind education …
Source: MinnPost.com
Outside Consultant: Renegotiate Lease or Leave?
06/7/10: UST faculty provide advice to business owners in this weekly column …
Source: Star Tribune
Appraising the Reappraisal of the MBA
06/6/10: Dean Christopher Puto assesses the value of an MBA degree in the Star Tribune …
Source: Star Tribune
UST Conducts Survey of Commerical Real Estate Market
06/3/10: Landmark survey is designed to be a forecasting tool for commercial real estate …
Source: UST
New Survey: Twin Cities Commercial Real Estate Market Showing Signs of Recovery
06/3/10: Survey finds optimism among leading commercial real estate practitioners …
Source: Opus College of Business
Opus College of Business Faculty Receives Fulbright Scholar Award
06/2/10: Susan J. Marsnik joins roster of prominent thought leaders in global initiative …
Source: Fulbright
UST Receives St. Paul Chamber of Commerce Award
06/1/10: The university is recognized for its business leadership …
Source: The Bulletin
U.S. Footwear Giants Lacing Up for 'Made in Indonesia' Push
05/30/10: UST faculty member believes Indonesia has the edge in market growth …
Source: Jakarta Globe
Today a Tamale Shop; Tomorrow the World
05/25/10: UST Opus College of Business students fuel business' growth …
Source: Finance & Commerce
UST MBA Team Wins ACG Cup
05/24/10: Second-year UST MBA students make up winning team in national competition …
Source: ACG.com
How Can I Market a Green Business Online?
05/23/10: UST faculty provide weekly business advice to business owners …
Source: Star Tribune
Ask the Expert
04/11/10: When is the right time to use an outside PR/marketing firm? …
Source: Star Tribune
What Role Does Philanthropy Play in Small Business?
03/28/10: UST assistant professor of entrepreneurship is this week's Outside Consultant …
Source: StarTribune
Second Annual CEBC Ethics Case Competition
03/26/10: Full-time MBA students selected to represent UST at national competition …
Source: Opus College of Business
State Farm Awards Junior Achievement of the Upper Midwest more than $75,000
03/26/10: UST business students key to the programs' success …
Source: Opus College of Business
Opus College of Business Wins Promotional Excellence Award
03/25/10: The college receives recognition for its social media …
Source: Opus College of Business
Uniroma TV features the SAIP Institute
03/24/10: Director T. Dean Maines discusses the work of the Institute …
Source: UniromaTV
UST Students Help Make the World a Better Place
03/23/10: UST chapter of Students in Free Enterprise wins chances to compete nationally …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Getting a Message Out with no Marketing Budget
03/15/10: David Alexander is this week's outside consultant in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Business 200 Hosts Annual Auction April 18
03/15/10: Proceeds benefit The Listening House …
Source: The Bulletin
A Crystal Ball for Commercial Real Estate?
03/15/10: UST launches the Minnesota Commerical Real Estate Survey and Index …
Source: Finance & Commerce
All of the Chocolate, None of the Nuts
03/13/10: An Eden Prairie attorney uses UST business classes to start her own business …
Source: Eden Prairie News
The Importance of Doing Meaningful Work
03/11/10: Opus College of Business assistant professor featured in Forbes.com …
Source: Forbes.com
House Committee Considers Bonding 'Policy' Measures
03/11/10: John Spry, associate professor of Business Economics, testifies for the bill …
Source: Finance & Commerce
Dr. Joshua White discusses philanthropic work in Haiti
03/10/10: Health Care UST MBA student describes disaster relief efforts …
Source: The Bulletin
Twin Cities Home Prices Up Again, But Still Below 2006
03/10/10: Associate professor of finance interviewed in the Star Tribune …
Source: StarTribune
Twin Cities Median Home Prices Up Second Month in a Row
03/10/10: Director of the UST MSRE program and the Shenehon Center interviewed on MPR …
Source: MPR.org
Ask the Expert
03/7/10: When does incorporating my business make sense? …
Source: StarTribune
Loyalty's Reward
03/7/10: Ryan Mason '01 B.A. helps Mason Motors regroup …
Source: StarTribune
TPT to Broadcast Three UST Programs
03/5/10: Program hosted by the Center for Ethical Business Cultures to air on Mar. 7. …
Source: The Bulletin
UST MBA programs participate in TC3 Bowlathon
03/3/10: The Bowlathon benefits Shelter For Life, a nonprofit group …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Filling the Gaps: Small Loans
03/3/10: Director of the Small Business Development Center in the Star Tribune …
Source: StarTribune
A New Curriculum
03/1/10: The Executive UST MBA Program is featured in Delta Sky …
Source: Delta Sky
UST Wins Award for Saving Energy
03/1/10: UST savings could have heated 497 houses in January …
Source: The Bulletin
Three Champions of Workplace Diversity to be Honored at Multicultural Forum March 17-18
02/26/10: In its 22nd year, the forum is sponsored by the UST Opus College of Business …
Source: The Bulletin
University of St. Thomas Launches Civil Discourse Initiatives
02/25/10: UST's exploration of civil discourse is examined in The Catholic Spirit …
Source: The Catholic Spirit
Ask an Expert: Working from Home
02/21/10: Dr. Teresa Rothausen Vange is this week's expert in the Star Tribune …
Source: Star Tribune
Research Teams Playing Grocery Store
02/14/10: Marketing professor and retail expert offers his insights in the Pioneer Press …
Source: TwinCities.com
Ask the Outside Consultant
02/14/10: The Management Department Chair is this week's Outside Consultant …
Source: StarTribune
Event Recap: Presentation of the SAIP and CIM at Sapienza University of Rome
02/10/10: T. Dean Maines presented on the Self-Assessment Improvement Process (SAIP) …
Source: Veritas Institute
Metro Housing: A Whiff of Stability
02/10/10: George Karvel, real estate professor, in the Star Tribune …
Source: StarTribune
Is Online the Best Way to Advertise for an Online Business?
02/7/10: Ask the Consultant: Read this regular column answered by OCB faculty …
Source: StarTribune
Learning - and Earning - by Doing
02/7/10: Assistant Professor of Marketing Avinash Malshe in the Star Tribune …
Source: StarTribune
Number of Uninsured Minnesotans is Up
02/5/10: Health Care UST MBA director says the burden of uninsured not shared equally …
Source: Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Embroiderer Thread Logic Sews up Sales
01/31/10: Chair of the Marketing Department offers expert advice in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
H&M Destroys Unsold Merchandise
01/19/10: UST Endowed chair and professor of business ethics comments on unusual practice …
Source: TwinCities.com
Hybrid Advertising Works for Hello Viking
01/18/10: Avinash Malshe is this week's expert in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
The First Paragraph
01/18/10: Director of Graduate Career Services is interviewed in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune.com
Herb Tousley's Take on the Future of Real Estate
01/3/10: New director of the UST real estate programs brings real-world experience …
Source: Star Tribune
What's a Good Strategy to Help "Solopreneurs"?
01/3/10: Jay Ebben is this week's expert in the Star Tribune …
Source: Star Tribune
How to Contact Editors at TV Outlets
12/20/09: Director of the UST MBC program offers advice on getting media coverage …
Source: StarTribune
Mall of America's Winter Wonderland takes a lot of Planning
12/17/09: Dave Brennan knows why the MOA spent more than $300,000 on holiday decorations …
Source: Finance & Commerce
3 a.m. and Can't Sleep? Go Shopping
12/16/09: UST retail expert says Macy's "open all night" plan is more than just a stunt …
Source: Pioneer Press
Helping to Smooth Channel Conflict
12/7/09: Avinash Malshe is this week's expert in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune.com
St. Thomas Welcomes New Director of Real Estate Programs
12/3/09: Herb Tousely joins the Opus College of Business …
Source: University of St. Thomas News Service
Nine Business Students Nominated for Annual Tommie Award
12/2/09: The award recognizes a senior who best embodies the ideals of St. Thomas Aquinas …
Source: University of St. Thomas News Service
Working with Contractors is a Two-Way Street
11/29/09: Director of the UST MBC Program advises a business owner in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Crime, Punishment & Redemption: Three Unique Reunions
11/25/09: The event reunited white collar criminals and the judges who sentenced them …
Source: MPR NewsQ.org
Santa Takes on Texting at Burnsville Center
11/24/09: Good or bad, you can receive a text message from Santa this year. …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Ask the Expert
11/22/09: Director of the UST MBC Program is this week's expert in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Opus College of Business Alumni Named 2009 CFOs of the Year
11/20/09: UST alumni shine in annual award by Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal …
Source: Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Event Recap: The Higher Calling of the Entrepreneur
11/18/09: Featuring Ignacio Mariscal Torroella, former president of UNIAPAC International …
Source: Veritas institute
Lawyers Tussle over Hecker E-mails
11/12/09: Professor of Ethics and Business Law looks at attorney-client privilege …
Source: TwinCities.com
Twin Cities Corporate Championship Touch Football Competition a Hit - Literally
11/12/09: Evening UST MBA Program sponsors flag football championship …
Source: Opus College of Business
Home Sales Rebound
11/11/09: UST real estate expert says the recovery in real estate sales will be slow …
Source: TwinCities.com
Glenn Karwoski: The Idea Man
11/8/09: Opus College of Business adjunct professor is in the business of ideas. …
Source: StarTribune
A Comprehensive Work on Capital Market
11/8/09: Dr. Lalith Samarakoon's book on the Sri Lankan securities market receives praise …
Source: Sunday Observer
Which Fields Will Generate Jobs?
11/8/09: Assistant dean of Executive Ed & Professional Development offers some answers …
Source: TwinCities.com
Nonprofits Find New Ways to Support Their Programs
11/5/09: UST's Center for Nonprofit Management aids the St. Croix Valley Foundation …
Source: St. Croix Valley Foundation
Take Kare of Your Money: Buy now for Christmas or Wait?
10/29/09: UST marketing professor Dave Brennan weighs in on holiday retail sales …
Source: Kare11.com
Managing Freight, Pushing Another Goal
10/26/09: David Deeds is this week's expert in the Star Tribune …
Source: StarTribune
Fowler Business Concept Challenge Semifinalists Announced
10/19/09: Teams to present their business concepts on October 30 …
Source: TommieMedia
Minnesota's Economic Outlook Appears Bleak for the Forseeable Future
10/13/09: UST Finance Department chair weighs in on the state's economic recovery …
Source: MinnPost.com
Watchdog: Your Next Job
10/12/09: The UST Mini MBA program is highlighted in the Pioneer Press "Watchdog" project. …
Source: TwinCities.com
Full-time UST MBA Team Shines at Business Ethics Competition
10/5/09: UST FT MBA students win in Intercollegiage Business Ethics Case Competition …
Source: Opus College of Business
Champions in Health Care
10/5/09: Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal names alumnus Champion in Health Care …
Source: Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Innovations: The Revenge of the Right Brain
10/5/09: UST MBC program adjunct professor blogs weekly on innovation and creativity …
Source: Twin Cities Business
Al Franken, David Durenberger: The Status Quo is Wasting Billions
10/1/09: Sens. Franken and Durenberger collaborate on an op-ed in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Event Recap: The Business of Practical Wisdom
09/28/09: Participants included executives and scholars from the U.S. and Europe …
Source: Veritas Institute
HCMC Lists Programs Facing Cuts
09/25/09: Director of the Health Care UST MBA program offers insights …
Source: Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Aiding clients is a growth business
09/20/09: UST's Director of Graduate Programs in Software provides expert advice …
Source: StarTribune
How to make a blog part of social media strategy
09/20/09: Marketing professor Lisa Abendroth is this week's outside consultant …
Source: StarTribune
Obama's health care speech: Why Minnesota?
09/9/09: UST''s Senior Health Policy Fellow explains the reasoning …
Source: MPR.org
School doors open for vets
09/8/09: Kyle Jones goes from Marine Corps sergeant to UST business major …
Source: StarTribune
When should the owner of a new business start taking a paycheck?
09/7/09: Professor Jay Ebben is this week's expert in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Fond Memories of Kennedy
09/2/09: Former Senator David Durenberger writes of Edward Kenedy on MPR.org …
Source: MPR.org
RNC's ecnomic impact pegged at $170 million
09/1/09: Dave Brennan wrote the report on the impact of the 2008 convention …
Source: MPR.org
Durenberger renews his hope that health care reform is ahead
09/1/09: Former Senator David Durenberger on health care reform …
Source: StarTribune
Remembering Edward Kennedy
08/31/09: Senators Durenberger and Klubuchar on air at MPR.org …
Source: MPR.org
Lenders hesitating to back new franchises
08/27/09: Chair of the Entrepreneurship Department cautions franchise operators …
Source: StarTribune
Officials encouraged by job gains in state
08/24/09: Minnesota's latest unemployment report is good news, says Dave Vang …
Source: St. Paul Legal Ledger
When is timing right for a business loan?
08/24/09: Mike Ryan answers reader's question as the outside consultant in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Specialists in Learning that Lasts
08/24/09: David Deeds is this week's outside expert in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Mini MBA's Big Appeal
08/19/09: A dramatic increase in enrollments affects the UST Mini MBA non-degree programs …
Source: Business Week
Dave Durenberger and his experienced panel discuss health care reform
08/18/09: Veterans of Clinton's health care reform group discuss todays health politics …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Fear and Fury: What's behind town hall tensions
08/16/09: The health care reform bill is seeing more protest by concerned citizens …
Source: StarTribune
Neal St. Anthony: Now's not the time to pass out CEO bonuses
08/14/09: CEOs are still being rewarded while the middle class suffers …
Source: StarTribune
Debate on MRI payments just one hurdle for reform
08/11/09: Former Sen. David Durenberger defends the necessity of Medicare to support MRIs …
Source: Journal Sentinel
Marketing a start-up
08/9/09: Avinash Malshe gives insight on marketing a start-up company …
Source: StarTribune
Looking to engineer a resurgence
08/9/09: The expert, Dan McNamara, comments on Prototype and Production Systems Inc. …
Source: StarTribune
Outside consultant
08/8/09: UST professor gives expert advice on how to create an online community …
Source: StarTribune
Minnesota gets short end of TARP stick
08/7/09: Money from the TARP program falls short in Minnesota …
Source: StarTribune
Retail experts say consumers are scaling back on back to school shopping
08/4/09: Dave Brennan describes the back to school shopping market. …
Source: Kare 11
Engineering outside the envelope
07/27/09: Mike Ryan comments on Howard Noziska and his business, Encompass …
Source: StarTribune
Ask the Consultant
07/27/09: Carmina Cavazos answers a question on pricing commoditized services. …
Source: StarTribune
Dave Durenberger: On health reform, Obams's in the box. We should let him out.
07/26/09: Dave Durenberger writes an article on President Obama's health care reform …
Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press
Young Entrepreneurs / Joe Keeley
07/24/09: Joe Keeley turned a nanny job into a thriving business …
Source: Twin Cities Business Journal
3M on the road to recovery?
07/24/09: Dave Vang comments on 3M's economic outlook …
Source: StarTribune
Center for Nonprofit Management to host Chinese NGO leaders
07/20/09: The Opus College of Business is pleased to welcome Chinese NGO leaders …
Source: Bulletin Today
FastTrac helps small business entrepreneurs succeed
07/20/09: FastTrac assists a family in starting a unique company …
Source: StarTribune
Unions vow to organize Maple Grove hospital
07/17/09: Jack Militello comments on the Maple Grove hospital set to open without a union …
Source: Business Journal
SuperTarget planned for Woodbury now on hold
07/17/09: Dave Brennan comments on Target's scaling back of its expansion plans …
Source: Business Journal
Twin Cities banks buy out of the federal bailout
07/16/09: David Vang sheds insight on the necessity of the federal bailout …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Carefully consider housing data
07/15/09: UST professor is skeptical of the two-market housing concept …
Source: StarTribune
Regulator to InterBank: Boost capital - or else
07/10/09: UST chairman comments on InterBank's recent cease-and-desist order …
Source: Business Journal
How do I start a consulting company?
07/6/09: Mark Spriggs featured in the weekly business advice column …
Source: StarTribune
Here's how to write like you mean it
07/6/09: Assistant UST professor comments on writing and communications training company. …
Source: StarTribune
MOA is working harder for every dollar
07/6/09: UST professor studies the Mall of America's favorable and unique aspects …
Source: StarTribune
A state bank fails, but system passes
07/5/09: Bank Failures shouldn't cause worry …
Source: StarTribune
Ask the outside expert
06/29/09: Lorman Lundsten gives his business advice in the StarTribune's weekly column …
Source: StarTribune
Tim Flynn: A challenge, from an optimist, to this year's graduates
06/28/09: Chairman of KPMG delivers commencement address to 2009 graduates …
Source: twincities.com
Mandeep Sodhi receives the 2009 Minority Business Owner award
06/26/09: UST MBA alumnus receives the 2009 minority business owner award …
Source: Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal
Hussein Sumatar awarded at the 2009 Minority Business awards
06/26/09: UST MBA alumnus wins the 2009 Minority Corporate Executive Award …
Source: Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal
Burnsville City Council reviews liquor store ordinance; change would allow for new Costco
06/24/09: Dave Brennan meets with other experts for an informational meeting …
Source: twincites.com
The Opus College of Business brought its theme of a Zero Waste Education to Rock the Garden 2009
06/22/09: With temperatures hovering near – and sometimes above – 90 F, more than 9,000 …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Ask the outside expert
06/22/09: Faculty experts give their business advice …
Source: StarTribune
CyberOptics founder killed in Crystal crash
06/18/09: UST professer quoted in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
SAIP Institute's Catholic Indentity Matrix presented at CHA Assembly
06/18/09: The Self-Assessment and Improvement Process (SAIP) is featured at conference …
Source: Catholic Health Association
Securian debuts layoff insurance
06/15/09: UST professer quoted in the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal …
Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal
Best Buy turning to private labels to raise margins
06/14/09: UST professer gives insight into Best Buy's private labels …
Source: StarTribune
Event Recap: In Our Hands: Changing Ourselves, Our Communities, Our Nation
06/9/09: The presentation discussed the development of the Catholic Identity Matrix (CIM) …
Source: Veritas Institute
Denny Hecker not ready to leave the stage just yet
06/8/09: Dean of the Opus College of Business in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Outside Consultant
06/8/09: Rich Rexeisen is the Outside Consultant in today's Star Tribune …
Source: StarTribune
Leading a Cultural Revolution
06/8/09: UST Marketing Department chair advises CultureRx to overhaul a successful brand …
Source: StarTribune
A Cleaning Revolution
06/8/09: UST professer is quoted in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Podcast: The Catholic Identity Matrix: Data-Driven Mission Integration
06/8/09: Presented by T. Dean Maines, president of the Veritas Institute, and others. …
Source: Veritas Institute
Ask the Expert
06/1/09: Carmina Cavazos provides this week's answer to Ask an Expert in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
He keeps on building, even in down times
05/31/09: Assistant marketing professor on why increased marketing matters in down times …
Source: StarTribune
Reconnaissance Robots to the Rescue
05/31/09: Norris Institute backs a winner …
Source: StarTribune
Sensing a void, Cambria steps in to loan sector
05/29/09: Director of Shenehon Center for Real Estate assesses new mortgage broker …
Source: Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
The Small Business Development Center at St. Thomas
05/22/09: UST Small Business Development Center is featured on TodaysBusinessRadio.com. …
Source: TodaysBusinessRadio.com
Executive and Professional Development with Durwin Long
05/22/09: Continuing business education programs are showcased in this exclusive podcast. …
Source: TodaysBusinessRadio.com
Flexibility Aids Her Doggone Business
05/17/09: Schulze School of Entrepreneurship director is this week's business expert …
Source: StarTribune
Ecolab: Fewer Products, More Profit
05/17/09: Decision Sciences professor assesses Ecolab's direction. …
Source: StarTribune
If Minnesota Were Serious About Growth...
05/13/09: ...we'd widen the tax base, says John Spry. …
Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press
Roseville's Roadside Attraction
05/11/09: Best use of land is a verdict of the marketplace, says UST expert …
Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press
Target Hiked, Best Buy Sliced '08 Ad Spend
05/8/09: Dave Brennan on 2008 "big box" ad buys. …
Source: Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Her Light Shines On
05/4/09: Evening UST MBA student's tribute to her sister inspires a crowd of hundreds. …
Source: StarTribune
How Bad is Automaker Bankruptcy?
04/30/09: Finance department chair and professor is interviewed on WCCO-TV …
Source: WCCO-TV
Girls Going Places in the News
04/28/09: Women in business join local girls for teen entrepreneurship contest …
Source: Channel 12-TV
Family Ties
04/27/09: Ritch Sorenson, Opus Chair in Family Enterprise, in the Downtown Journal …
Source: Downtown Journal
Salesman is a man of the Cloth
04/27/09: David Deeds provides answers to Ask the Expert in today's StarTribune. …
Source: StarTribune
Small Business Development Center Introduces New Federal Program
04/24/09: GATE outlines ups and downs of entrepreneurship for laid-off …
Source: Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Professor George Karvel in the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
04/24/09: Real estate professor assesses impact of foreclosures on Opus Coporation …
Source: Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Cents or Sentiment: Wal-Mart or Target?
04/22/09: Opus College of Business retail expert on the Target vs. Wal-Mart dilemma. …
Source: StarTribune
Recruitment is Possible Despite Ph.D. Shortage
04/22/09: Opus Collge of Business dean featured in University Business …
Source: University Business
Donaldson Focuses on Product Innovation
04/20/09: Opus College of Business professor on the importance of innovation …
Source: StarTribune
Ask the Expert
04/20/09: Mark Spriggs provides answers to Ask the Expert in today's StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Minnesota Companies Ride out Economic "Perfect Storm"
04/19/09: Opus College of Business dean weighs in on market survey …
Source: StarTribune
Ask the Expert
04/13/09: David Deeds provides answers to Ask the Expert in today's StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Metro Homes Sales Rise
04/10/09: Opus College of Business real estate expert on how to interpret metro home sales …
Source: MinnPost.com
Ask the Expert
04/6/09: Rich Rexeisen provides answers to Ask the Expert in today's StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Ask the Expert
03/30/09: Mike Ryan provides answers to Ask the Expert in today's StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
More Education, More Prosperity
03/26/09: Continuing education the key to staying competitive in today's economy. …
Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press
Facebok Group Fighting Back the Economy
03/24/09: Can a Facebook group jumpstart the economy? …
Source: KMSP-TV
Credit Card Interest Rates Skyrocket
03/24/09: Opus College of Business finance expert on rising credit card rates …
Source: Kare11-TV
Ask the Expert
03/23/09: Avinash Malshe provides answers to Ask the Expert in today's StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Commercial Foreclosures a Looming Problem
03/23/09: College's real estate expert assesses the impact of commercial foreclosures …
Source: Minnesota Public Radio
Beating the Recession 101
03/20/09: Opus College of Business is featured in a special report. …
Source: Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Ask the Expert
03/16/09: James Heyman provides answers to Ask the Expert in today's StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Securian Foundation announces gift to St. Thomas
03/16/09: Generous gift is in reponse to the university's Opening Doors Capital Campaign …
Source: B. Magazine
Ask the Expert
03/9/09: Avinash Malshe provides answers to Ask the Expert in today's StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Catholic Health Association (CHA) launches new resource
03/9/09: Assessment by the SAIP Institute helps power Catholic Identity Matrix …
Source: SAIP Institute
But will it Sell?
03/6/09: Opus College of Business real estate expert on the high-end property market. …
Source: WCCO-TV
Winners of inaugural CEBC Ethics Case Competition announced
03/5/09: The inaugural Ethics Case competition allowed UST MBA students to shine …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Dealing with Constant Stream of Bad News
03/2/09: Opus College of Business finance professor provides insight in WCCO interview …
Source: WCCO.com
Ask the Expert
03/2/09: Retail expert Dave Brennan provides analysis in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
African immigrant community sets up Minneapolis retail center
02/18/09: Opus College of Business retailing expert comments in Finance and Commerce …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Marketing professor Dave Brennan analyzes retail success
02/17/09: Opus College of Business retail expert is interviewed on WCBSTV.com …
Source: WCBS-TV
Minneapolis company helps Big 4 firm promote green image on Facebook
02/16/09: Accounting Department chair and associate professor in Finance and Commerce …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Ask the Expert
02/16/09: Lisa Abendroth provides answers to Ask the Expert in today's Star Tribune …
Source: StarTribune
Ask the Expert
02/15/09: Mark Gleason answers reader's question in this week's Star Tribune …
Source: StarTribune
Examining the tax credit for first-time home buyers
02/15/09: WCCO anchor Esme Murphy talks with director of Shenehon Center for Real Estate …
Source: WCCO-TV
Opus College of Business faculty member is part of new commission appointed by Governor
02/13/09: John Spry, Governor's Commission member, in Finance and Commerce …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Director of Shenehon Center for Real Estate Offers Insights
02/13/09: Expert urges condo buyer to contact attorney about misrepresentation …
Source: Fort Myers (Fla.) News-Press
Resource: Catholic Health Association (CHA) tool By Their Fruits You Will Know Them: Mission Assessment and Measurement
02/11/09: The Catholic Identity Matrix feature includes an interview with T. Dean Maines …
Source: Veritas Institute
David Brooks is 2009 Opus Distinguished Speaker
02/11/09: David Brooks will be on campus May 5, 2009 …
Source: ...
Ask the Expert
02/9/09: Carmina Cavazos provides this week's answer to Ask an Expert in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Ask the Expert
02/9/09: Ann Johnson provides the answer in this week's Ask the Expert in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Home price cuts run deep: How does $350,000 off sound?
02/8/09: Opus College of Business real estate professor in the St. Paul Pioneer Press …
Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press
Tough Economy Leads to More Employee Furloughs
02/8/09: Associate professor Mick Sheppeck is interviewed on Kare11.com …
Source: Kare11.com
Macy's finds local angle paying off
02/7/09: UST marketing professor Dave Brennan comments on Macy's marketing efforts …
Source: Startribune
Graduate Business Spring 2009 Commencement Speaker Announced
02/2/09: Tim Flynn '79 will address the graduate business class of spring 2009 …
Source: ...
Why is Wal-Mart Succeeding and Target Failing?
01/27/09: Watch the WCCO-TV News interview featuring Dave Brennan …
Source: WCCO-TV
Retail Companies Operate in "Survival of the Fittest" Environment
01/27/09: Retail expert Dave Brennan is interviewed on the economic climate …
Source: MinnPost
Retail Woes to Continue
01/23/09: Retail expert Dave Brennan on the economic climate …
Source: Minneapolis/St. Paul BusinessJournal
Web Conference: Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics Web Conference
01/22/09: Creating Corporate Conscience: Instituting Ethical Conduct in Organizations …
Source: Veritas Institute
Ask an Outside Consultant
01/19/09: David Deeds is this week's Outside Consultant in the Star Tribune …
Source: StarTribune
A New Brand Approach
01/19/09: Ask an Expert: Avinash Malshe, assistant professor of marketing …
Source: StarTribune
Construction Halted on SuperTarget in Inver Grove Heights
01/16/09: Opus College of Business' Dave Brennan on Target's construction halt …
Source: Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Metro Best Sellers: Foreclosures
01/14/09: Director of the MS Degree in Real Estate discusses area foreclosures …
Source: StarTribune
Ask an Outside Consultant
01/12/09: Mike Ryan is this week's Outside Consultant in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Macy's to shutter Brookdale store
01/8/09: Opus College of Business professor of marketing on closure of retailer …
Source: Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Business Ethics Leaders have University Ties
01/7/09: St. Thomas associates named for leadership in business ethics …
Source: Ethisphere
Ask an Outside Consultant
01/5/09: Dan McLaughlin is this week's Outside Consultant in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Owner Wants to Sell Home that Needs Attention
12/28/08: Director of the Shenehon Center for Real Estate advises conflicted home owner …
Source: News-Press.com
Getting Creative to Keep Thriving
12/28/08: UST MBA assistant marketing professor provides expert advice in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
A Cash-and-Carry Health Care Angle
12/21/08: St. Thomas assistant marketing professor offers advice in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
Beware the Silver Bullet on Health Care
12/19/08: St. Thomas senior health policy fellow David Durenberger in the news …
Source: StarTribune
Announcement: Ethisphere's 100 Most Influential People in Business Ethics 2008
12/17/08: The list includes Harry R. Halloran, Jr., Veritas Institute's principal donor. …
Source: Veritas Institute
UST's Aristotle Fund Outperforms the Pros
12/15/08: UST MBA candidates play with real money at the Aristotle Fund …
Source: TwinCities Business
Ask an Outside Consultant
12/15/08: Avinash Malshe, assistant professor of marketing, provides B2B marketing advice …
Source: StarTribune
Educational Foundations Key to Growth
12/15/08: Why education is key to economic recovery …
Source: StarTribune
Opus College of Business professor named journal editor
12/2/08: UST professor Mel Gray to head leading nonprofit journal …
Source: University Relations
Ask an Outside Consultant
12/1/08: UST professor Teresa J. Rothausen-Vange is this week's outside consultant …
Source: StarTribune
Diversity: Beyond Recruiting
11/21/08: How the Opus College of Business' Multicultural Forum has impacted diversity …
Source: Twin Cities Business
Ho-ho is turning to oh-oh, Twin Cities holiday shopping study finds
11/19/08: At the same time that Twin Cities shoppers are planning to cut back on overall …
Source: University of St. Thomas
MBA Writing Tips
11/18/08: Rosanne Bane on why good writing is critical to MBA success …
Source: BusinessWeek
Squeezing Oil From Rock
11/17/08: Mike Reger '98, '99 M.B.A. is featured in November's Twin Cities Business …
Source: TwinCities Business
A Good (but small) Step on Mortgages
11/13/08: Tom Musil assesses Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac initiatives …
Source: Finance and Commerce
How this Economy is Affecting Your Wallet
11/8/08: Professor Dave Brennan on the economy in this WCCO-TV interview …
Source: WCCO-TV
Best Buy Launches Teen-Focused Social Networking Site
11/3/08: Dave Brennan comments on the new Best Buy tool …
Source: Finance and Commerce
Ask an Outside Consultant: Tom Musil
11/3/08: This week's column features Tom Musil, real estate expert …
Source: StarTribune
Care of Pond Might be a Shared Responsibility
11/1/08: The director of the Shenehon Center for Real Estate advises homeowners …
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
For Bank Cherokee, a Healthy Slice of Local Banking
10/27/08: Ask a Consultant features Ameeta Jaiswale-Dale, assistant professor of finance …
Source: StarTribune
Dow Ends Day Down 312 Points...
10/25/08: Dave Vang eases investor fears about sinking Dow... …
Source: Kare11.com
Will Food Follow Fuel and Drop in Price?
10/22/08: Dave Vang on what to look for in food prices... …
Source: Kare11.com
Ask an Outside Consultant: Jack Militello
10/20/08: Ask an Outside Consultant features Jack Militello …
Source: StarTribune
How to Sell When Fewer are Buying
10/20/08: Marketing professor Richard Rexeisen on sales in the slumping economy …
Source: StarTribune
Dr. Michael Porter Named New Director of UST MBC
10/16/08: Dr. Michael Porter named director of UST MBC …
Source: University of St. Thomas
The Minnesota Way of Doing Business
10/10/08: Dean Christopher Puto, Ph.D., speaks at The Way of Minnesota Business Symposium …
Source: University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business
Faculty Hiring Streak Continues for Opus College of Business
10/10/08: UST professor count flourishes despite nation-wide trend …
Source: University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business
Opus College of Business Welcomes First-Year Business Students
10/8/08: On September 17, the college welcomed first-year undergraduate students. …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Financial Meltdown: Psychology of the Crisis and What We Should Do
10/7/08: Dave Vang looks at the Main Street impact of the Wall Street meltdown …
Source: MinnPost.com
Ask an Outside Consultant
10/6/08: Ask an Outside Consultant features Mike Ryan …
Source: StarTribune
Real Estate Q&A
10/2/08: Read Tom Musil's column in the Bellingham Herald …
Source: Bellingham Herald
Family Business: The New Heartland of America
10/1/08: Family Capital, Family Business and Free Enterprise Conference news …
Source: Ritch Sorenson
Twin Cities Home Prices Near Bottom?
10/1/08: Tom Musil comments on the housing market in the StarTribune …
Source: StarTribune
The Modern MBA
09/30/08: Opus College of Business Dean featured in TopMBA Career Guide …
Source: TopMBA Career Guide
Ask an Outside Consultant
09/29/08: Ask an Outside Consultant features Ameeta Jaiswal-Dale …
Source: StarTribune.com
What Brought the Bailout Down & What's Next?
09/29/08: Finance Department chair Dave Vang talks to WCCO-TV about the failed bailout …
Source: WCCO.com
Bailout Prospects fade Thursday After Promising Start
09/26/08: Dave Vang comments on prospects of bailout …
Source: Kare11.com
Not everyone agrees that bailout will boost small business loans
09/26/08: Dave Vang ponders the effects of the bailout …
Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal
Exploring the Life of a College CEO
09/26/08: St. Thomas business major is profiled in the latest issue of ColloCue …
Source: ColloCue
Why do CEOs Make so Much?
09/25/08: Three experts from St. Thomas comment on rising CEO compensation …
Source: MinnPost.com
If There's No Bailout--Recession or Depression?
09/24/08: Dave Vang, Finance Department chair and professor, is interviewed on WCCO-TV …
Source: WCCO-TV
The Issue: Checkup for a Catholic Nonprofit
09/23/08: The SAIP Institute's work with Ascension Health is profiled …
Source: BusinessWeek
What are some ways to generate income in an economic downturn?
09/22/08: Ask a Consultant features Ann Johnson and Audrey Kintzi …
Source: StarTribune
Announcement: Veritas Institute featured in BusinessWeek
09/18/08: The Veritas Institute's work with Ascension Health is profiled in BusinessWeek. …
Source: Veritas Institute
Financial Armageddon? Three local experts don't think so
09/16/08: Professor and Finance Department chair Dave Vang weighs in on the market …
Source: MinnPost.com
Bullish Merrill-Lynch just "Bull"?
09/15/08: Analysis of the fall of Lehman Brothers and Merrill Lynch …
Source: Kare-11.com
Economic News Not All Bad for Midwest
09/15/08: Interview with Dave Vang, professor and finance department chair …
Source: WCCO-TV
Expert Help for Family Businesses
09/15/08: The Center for Family Enterprise provides expert help for the family business …
Source: StarTribune
Good Question: Are Naming Rights Worth the Money?
09/15/08: Professor John T. Wendt assesses the value of naming rights …
Source: WCCO-TV
Pending Home Sales in August Lift Hopes
09/11/08: Director of Shenehon Center for Real Estate on August home sales …
Source: StarTribune
Opus College of Business Alumni, Faculty and Advisors Honored as Health Care Leaders
09/5/08: UST Opus College of Business alumni recognized as health care leaders …
Source: Minnesota Physician Publishing
UST Business Student Thinks Green
09/3/08: UST summer intern brainstorms unique green idea for local printing company …
Source: University of St. Thomas
UST Opus College of Business Students Honored
07/22/08: Four alumni were recently honored as Women to Watch or Inudstry Leaders …
Source: University of St. Thomas
UST Opus College of Business Students Honored
06/30/08: Four alumni named as winners of the 40 Under Forty 2008 awards. …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Getting it Set Up- On Your Schedule
06/23/08: UST Marketing Professor weighs in on new installation concept …
Source: Star Tribune
Family Businesses that Beat the Odds
06/15/08: UST's Family Business Center helps family-owned companies make mngt transitions …
Source: Pioneer Press
A Pocket-size Translator
06/8/08: Lisa Foote, UST MBA Alum, launches Kwingo, a mobile translation service …
Source: Star Tribune
$10m gift for Opus College
06/4/08: UST receives $10 million gift for the SAIP Institute …
Source: London Financial Times
Oil Refinery Exec Gives $10 million to St. Thomas
06/3/08: Opus College of Business receives large gift to support ethics programming …
Source: Star Tribune
Announcement: Philadelphia Entrepreneur Gives Opus College of Business at the University of St. Thomas $10 Million to Support Business Ethics
06/3/08: Gift endows ethics appraisal center, underwrites book chronicling history of CSR …
Source: Veritas Institute
Ask a Consultant
06/2/08: Michael Garrison, UST Ethics Professor, gives insight on structuring a company …
Source: Star Tribune
Think Food and an INspired Name
06/2/08: John Sailors, a UST Marketing Professor, weighs in on a firm's new name choice …
Source: Star Tribune
Minnetronix, Inc. Names Diane Richard Director of HR
05/29/08: UST Alum named Director of Human Resources at major medical device firm …
Source: Forbes
What Future Lies Ahead for new College Grads?
05/25/08: Kathy Oakley, Director of Career Services, comments on placement rates this year …
Source: WCCO Television
The Changing of the Guard
05/18/08: Jack Militello comments on CEO pay and retirements in the last year …
Source: Star Tribune
Ask an Outside Consultant
05/18/08: Avinash Malshe, UST Professor of Marketing, talks about strategy …
Source: Star Tribune
Three Wrong Reasons for Pessimism
05/16/08: Full-time UST MBA Alum Ben Roselle comments on economic conditions …
Source: MSP Business Journal
How Healthy is the Job Market for College Grads?
05/13/08: Bill Woodson, Assistant Dean of MBA Programs, comments on placement rates …
Source: WCCO
Gov. Pawlenty appoints 5 to Council on Black Minnesotans
05/6/08: UST MBA Student appointed to council by Governor Pawlenty …
Source: Hometown Source
Lessons People Want to Axcept
05/5/08: A UST expert weighs in …
Source: Star Tribune
Another Way to Buy or Sell that House
05/5/08: UST professor comments on Webdigs.com, a new real estate selling model …
Source: Star Tribune
Ask a Consultant
05/4/08: Bradley Rubin, UST Professor, comments on successful use of social networking …
Source: Star Tribune
Annual Opus College of Business Entrepreneur Awards Ceremony is Thursday
04/24/08: 19th annual Entrepreneur Awards Ceremony honors Ron Fowler, Greg Hennes, and RSW …
Source: UST News Bureau
Minnesota Companies Stay Upbeat
04/21/08: Bruised but not bowed: Minnesota companies plan to press ahead with hiring …
Source: Star Tribune
Rebates are Keeping Dollars in Twon
04/20/08: Professor Malshe comments on strategies to get returning customers …
Source: Star Tribune
Ask a Consultant
04/13/08: UST Professor answers question on employee benefits …
Source: Star Tribune
Sell-out attendance at the Multicultural Forum on Workplace Diversity
04/3/08: Over 1300 people attended the 20th annual Multicultural Forum …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Small Fund Offers Hope for Small Start-up Firms
03/30/08: UST Venture Capital Funds Small Medical Start-ups …
Source: Star Tribune
Ask a Consultant
03/30/08: UST Professor Ritch Sorenson advises on family businesses …
Source: Star Tribune
Robust Job Market Projected for MBA Grads
03/26/08: Bill Woodson, Dean of MBA programs at UST, comments on the job market …
Source: Finance and Commerce
More Glum Housing Data
03/26/08: UST Professor Comments on the Real Estate Crisis …
Source: Star Tribune
Norris Institute establishes new fund for health-care innovation
03/26/08: Fund is made possible by $1 million bequest from Dr. James Fox …
Source: Bulletin
Small Business: Crunch Time
03/23/08: Jack Militello, UST professor of Management, provides advice to Ronni Feuer …
Source: Star Tribune
UST students look at ways to expand affordable housing in Grand Cayman
03/11/08: UST students look at ways to expand affordable housing in Grand Cayman …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Get Exposure for your Craft Business
03/9/08: UST Professor Alec Johnson teaches entrepreneurs how to Grow their Businesses …
Source: Star Tribune
The Opus Prize
03/8/08: Rewarding Heroes $1 million at a Time …
Source: The National Catholic Reporter
Carrying On A Legacy of Philanthropy
03/7/08: In the Opus family, giving back is a way of life …
Source: National Catholic Reporter
Working Q&A: Making the move into management
03/4/08: UST Professor gives insight on workplace issues …
Source: Pioneer Press
A Match Made in Cleveland
02/8/08: Alum Sara Darling Expands her It's Just Lunch Franchise …
Source: MSP Business Journal
“For a dean, a gift like this is a dream come true”
01/24/08: Anonymous donor contributes $50 million to Opus College of Business …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Anonymous donor gives $50M to Opus College of Business
01/24/08: Dean Christopher Puto calls the gift "a dream come true" …
Source: Minnesota Public Radio
It's a buyer's market for MBA degrees
01/22/08: While newer schools offer "quicker" MBA degrees, ours offers a depth  they can't …
Source: Star Tribune
Small business: Aiming to build long-term value
01/20/08: Avinash Malshe, marketing professor at the University of St. Thomas Opus College …
Source: Star Tribune
CEO runs out of gas at Polaris
01/16/08: Jack Militello, professor of management at the University of St. Thomas, sees …
Source: Pioneer Press
Small business: Betting on what's ahead for an area
01/13/08: Dave Brennan, co-director of the Institute for Retailing at the University …
Source: Star Tribune
Building projects see more bad debt
01/12/08: The boom-bust cycle is affecting business and residential real estate, said …
Source: Star Tribune
Ask a consultant
01/6/08: Dr. John Wendt of UST's Opus College of Business answer's a reader's business …
Source: Star Tribune
Lower-price homes took biggest hit in housing dip
01/2/08: Declines are expected to level off by fall, according to research released …
Source: Star Tribune
Firm has the elements for success
12/30/07: Prof. Lorman Lundsten, chairman of the marketing department at the University …
Source: Star Tribune
Ask a consultant
12/30/07: Lorman Lundsten of UST's Opus College of Business answers a reader's business …
Source: Star Tribune
Cashing In On After Christmas Clearance Sales
12/26/07: Basically grown about 2 and a half percent from what I understand …
Source: WCCO-TV
University mourns sudden death of Dr. Julie Hays
11/14/07: Dr. Julie Hays was a member of St. Thomas’ Decision Sciences Department …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Flying out of the corporate safety nest
10/14/07: If this sounds familiar, that was one of the themes highlighted in last month's …
Source: Startribune
Holiday tidings not so good for retailers
10/11/07: 'These things cloud people's feelings,' said Dave Brennan, co-director …
Source: Star Tribune
Podcast: Hill Center for Ethical Business Leadership Kick-off Event
10/4/07: Hill Center for Ethical Business Leadership Kick-off Event …
Source: Veritas Institute
Two Opus College of Business faculty members advise MBA students on research for Mayo Clinic
10/3/07: Opus College of Business faculty advise MBA students on research for Mayo Clinic …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Master's Pub on 'My Two Cents: Finances and the MBA' is Sept. 28
09/20/07: Master's Pub on 'My Two Cents: Finances and the MBA' is Sept. 28 …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Health Care UST MBA workshop series presents talk on quality health care Sept. 27
09/12/07: Health Care UST MBA workshop series presents talk on quality health care

Source: University of St. Thomas
Evening UST MBA program announces fall schedule for information sessions and open houses
09/10/07: Evening UST MBA program announces fall schedule …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Small Business: Advice on being what you want to be
09/10/07: After redirecting her academic career, management professor Sally Power offers …
Source: Star Tribune
Small business: Advice on being what you want to be
09/9/07: An entrepreneurial, hands-on approach to work may pay off, whether you're …
Source: Star Tribune
Opus College of Business presents Deciphering the Human Capital Dilemma: An Executive Panel Discussion
09/7/07: Opus College of Business presents Deciphering the Human Capital Dilemma …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Center for Business Excellence announces September, October programs
08/27/07: Center for Business Excellence announces September, October programs …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Quam heeds Piper's call
08/21/07: Chris Puto, the Dean of the St. Thomas Opus College of Business, comments …
Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press
New Role for Business School Research
08/14/07: "Some people fear that pushing for immediate relevance could deter researchers …
Source: Business Week Online
Sen. Dave Durenberger Joins Health Fitness Corporation's Board of Directors
08/13/07: Former U.S. Senator Dave Durenberger, a senior health policy fellow …
Source: CNN Money
Outside Consultant
08/12/07: Michael Sullivan, Associate Professor of Finance at the University of St. Thomas …
Source: Star Tribune
Young women are winning battle of the pay gap
08/12/07: "[Kelcey] McKean, 22, graduated in May from the University of St. Thomas with …
Source: Star Tribune
Putting his franchise model to the limits
08/6/07: "...Mark Spriggs, head of the entrepreneurship department …
Source: startribune
Even for nonprofits, profitable processes
08/6/07: Dean Puto of the University of St Thomas Opus College of Business outlines …
Source: Star Tribune
Outside Consultant
08/5/07: Alec Johnson, professor of entrepreneurship at the University of St. Thomas …
Source: Star Tribune
Good Question: Why Don't Women Ask For More Money?
07/30/07: "We all know that men make more money than women do on average. However …
Source: WCCO-TV
Outside Consultant
07/22/07: Stephan Grzeskowiak, Professor of Marketing at the University of St. Thomas …
Source: Star Tribune
With expansion, Fair Isaac bets on China's consumer culture
07/20/07: As a risk assessment banking consulting firm moves into mainland china …
Source: Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal
Outside consultant
07/15/07: Professor Jack Militello, Professor of Management at the University …
Source: Star Tribune
St. Thomas expands its program
07/15/07: "The graduate real-estate program at the University of St. Thomas has changed …
Source: Star Tribune
"Mover: Ritch Sorenson,"
07/15/07: Sorenson is now the Opus Endowed Chair in Family Enterprise …
Source: Pioneer Press
"Focus helped firm find its groove"
07/15/07: "The expert says: Jay Ebben, assistant professor in the entrepreneurship program …
Source: Star Tribune
Twin Cities housing slide picks up speed
07/13/07: "Indeed, some housing experts eschew the term bust altogether. It's just too …
Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press
Outside Consultant
07/8/07: Here's the weekly business question-and-answer column featuring experts from UST …
Source: Star Tribune
Best Buy might open store at MOA
07/6/07: Opus College of Business co-director of the Institute for Retailing Excellence …
Source: Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal
Capital flow keeps commercial market humming
07/1/07: Thomas Musil, Director of the Shenehon Center for Real Estate at St Thomas …
Source: Commercial Real Estate Guide
New charter bridges Africa and Minnesota
06/27/07: "Comfort Lartey-Ofori, 'the Ghanian immigrant and University of St. Thomas …
Source: Star Tribune
Graduate real estate program to expand mission, receive new name this fall
06/25/07: Graduate real estate program to expand mission, receive new name this fall …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Outside Consultant
06/24/07: Carmina Cavazos, Professor of Marketing at the University of St. Thomas …
Source: Star Tribune
"Good Question: Is a lunch hour a real thing?"
06/24/07: "'The idea of the lunch hour being a certain time from noon to one, for instance …
Source: WCCO TV
USM hosting business seminar
06/12/07: "'Building Family Boards and Councils' is sponsored by the University …
Source: Sun Journal
Dick Youngblood: For this 'virtual' firm, every day is flex time
06/12/07: "[Terrie Wheeler] took a rather efficient approach to drawing up her business …
Source: Star Tribune
Outside consultant
06/11/07: Avinash Malshe, Assistant Professor of Marketing at the St. Thomas …
Source: Star Tribune
Soul Supporter
06/11/07: "Nancy Carter [Richard M. Schulze Chair in Entrepreneurship, Opus College …
Source: Minnesota Business
New opportunites in child's play
06/11/07: "The expert says: Richard Rexeisen, marketing professor at the University …
Source: Star Tribune
Soul Supporter
06/11/07: Nancy Carter [Richard M. Schulze Chair in Entrepreneurship, Opus College of …
Source: Minnesota Business
Podcast: Interview on Good Company with Michael Connor
05/12/07: Interview with T. Dean Maines and Kenneth Goodpaster …
Source: Veritas Institute
My kid wants my job? Teaching family business
05/11/07: Bill Monson wants his business school students -- and their parents -- to think …
Source: Reuters
Look Who's Minding the Store...New M.B.A. programs focus on family businesses
05/4/07: Bruce E. Roselle has more than a passing interest in his son's M.B.A. course …
Source: The Chronicle of Higher Education
Announcement: Opus College of Business Launches Institute to Help Companies Assess and Improve their Ethical Conduct
05/1/07: The Institute will promote the Self Assessment and Improvement Process (SAIP). …
Source: Veritas Institute
Opus College of Business Launches Institute to Help Companies Assess and Improve their Ethical Conduct
05/1/07: The Opus College of Business at the University of St. Thomas is launching a new …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Minnesota Companies have learned how to recruit minority workers. Now the problem is ... KEEPING THEM
04/30/07: While in school, students "have a chance to get connected to the real …
Source: Star Tribune
Outside Consultant
04/29/07: As an international communications consultant, I frequently develop training …
Source: Star Tribune
Interview about dramatic downturn in U.S. new home sales
04/27/07: Dr. George Karvel, Arnold and Leonard Mikulay Distinguished Chair in Real Estate …
Source: WCCO Radio
Outside Consultant
04/22/07: We're a small B2B company in the process of revamping our website to give it …
Source: Star Tribune
All in the Family
04/11/07: A new class on family-business management at St. Thomas has an unusual …
Source: Business Week
Chic Magnet
04/8/07: When deciding to open new stores, retailers weigh factors such as daytime …
Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press
Outside Consultant
04/8/07: Here's the weekly business-advice column citing experts from UST's Opus College …
Source: Star Tribune
Rat Catcher has lessons for business
04/8/07: The expert says: Sunil Ramlall, a marketing professor at the University of St. …
Source: Star Tribune
Business briefs
04/7/07: Sun drives scaled-down 'Blackbox' data center to the Twin Cities: Nearly 300 …
Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press
Problem Solvers
04/6/07: Linda Ireland, featured in this article, is an adjunct faculty member for the …
Source: Pioneer Press
For a little scratch, golfers can get help
04/1/07: Dave Brennan, a golfer and co-director of the Institute for Retailing Excellence …
Source: Star Tribune
Outside consultant
03/26/07: Faculty members from St. Thomas' Opus College of Business answer readers' …
Source: Star Tribune
Going back for a second helping
03/26/07: David Vang, chairman of the finance department at the University of St. Thomas …
Source: Star Tribune
Neal St. Anthony: YouTube youth venturing out again
03/23/07: A YouTube co-founder from St. Paul, flush but unaffected, will join a panel at …
Source: Star Tribune
From YouTube partner to techie capitalist
03/23/07: [YouTube founder Jawed] Karim will be speaking Monday at the University of St. …
Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press
University of St. Thomas names Opus College of Business
10/19/06: University of St. Thomas names Opus College of Business …
Source: University of St. Thomas
UST College of Business alum wins state, regional awards for student entrepreneurship
06/12/06: UST College of Business alum wins state, regional awards for student entrepreneurship …
Source: University of St. Thomas
'Persuasion is Your Business' is next breakfast talk June 23
06/5/06: 'Persuasion is Your Business' is next breakfast talk June 23 …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Richard Schulze named to new endowed chair in entrepreneurship
10/21/05: Richard Schulze named to new endowed chair in entrepreneurship …
Source: University of St. Thomas
Former Dairy Queen CEO to head College of Business' Center for Family Enterprise
10/3/05: Former Dairy Queen CEO to head College of Business’ Center for Family Enterprise …
Source: University of St. Thomas