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James Arnold

Adjunct Faculty, Management

jkarnold@stthomas.edu

(651) 962-4112

A.B.D., Doctorate in Leadership - Expected December 2010, University of St. Thomas
B.S., Business, University of Minnesota - Carlson School of Management
M.B.A., , University of St. Thomas

See publications in UST Research Online

Jim Arnold is a communications professor in the Full-time UST MBA program, with primary responsibility as professor for Applied Verbal Communication Skills Labs. He is a founding faculty member of the Full-time UST MBA program.

Arnold also coaches student teams in presenting at national and international case competitions. He conducts research in public speaking anxiety and various organizational behavior topics.

Spring 2016 Courses
Spring 2016 Courses
Crs - Sec Title Days Time Location
MGMT 664 - 115 Applied Communication Lab II See Details * *
Description of course Applied Communication Lab II : CRN: 22095
Registration is restricted to Full-time MBA students only. See description for MGMT663.
Schedule Details
Location Time Day(s)
TMH 3540800-095020 Jan '16
TMH 3540800-095025 Jan '16
TMH 3540900-120027 Jan '16
TMH 3540800-095008 Apr '16
TMH 3540800-095029 Apr '16
MGMT 664 - 116 Applied Communication Lab II See Details * *
Description of course Applied Communication Lab II : CRN: 22096
Registration is restricted to Full-time MBA students only. See description for MGMT663.
Schedule Details
Location Time Day(s)
TMH 3541010-120020 Jan '16
TMH 3541010-120025 Jan '16
TMH 3540900-120027 Jan '16
TMH 3541010-120008 Apr '16
TMH 3541010-120029 Apr '16
MGMT 665 - 115 Applied Communication Lab III See Details * *
Description of course Applied Communication Lab III : CRN: 22099
Registration is restricted to Full-time MBA students only. See description for MGMT 663.
Schedule Details
Location Time Day(s)
TMH 3531010-120020 Jan '16
TMH 3531010-120025 Jan '16
TMH 3531300-145027 Jan '16
TMH 3531010-120008 Apr '16
TMH 3531010-120022 Apr '16
MGMT 665 - 116 Applied Communication Lab III See Details * *
Description of course Applied Communication Lab III : CRN: 22100
Registration is restricted to Full-time MBA students only. See description for MGMT 663.
Schedule Details
Location Time Day(s)
TMH 3530800-095020 Jan '16
TMH 3530800-095025 Jan '16
TMH 3531300-145027 Jan '16
TMH 3530800-095008 Apr '16
TMH 3530800-095022 Apr '16
Summer 2016 Courses
Summer 2016 Courses
Crs - Sec Title Days Time Location
Fall 2016 Courses
Fall 2016 Courses
Crs - Sec Title Days Time Location
Academic and Professional Positions
  • Chairman, Institute for Management Studies, Minneapolis (2002 - present)
  • Adjunct Instructor, University of St. Thomas - Opus College of Business, St. Paul / Mpls (2000 - present)
  • Founder/ Lead Consultant, Jim Arnold & Company, Minneapolis (1987 - 2010)
  • Adjunct Instructor, St. Mary's University, Minneapolis (1999 - 2000)
  • Director of Marketing, ChartHouse International Learning Corporation, Minneapolis (1996 - 1998)
  • Instructor, Total Benefit Communications, Atlanta (1995 - 1998)
  • Senior Copywriter/ Account Team, Loyalty Marketing Division, Carlson Marketing Group, Minneapolis (1986 - 1987)
  • Copywriting Director, Piper Jaffray & Companies, Minneapolis (1985 - 1986)
  • Securities Analyst, Piper Jaffray & Companies, Minneapolis (1983 - 1985)

Professional Memberships
  • Academy of Management
  • American Society for Training & Development
  • Association for Business Communication

Professional Service
  • Academy of Management, Reviewer

Publications
  • Rothausen, T. J., Henderson, K. E., Arnold, J. K., & Malshe, A. (forthcoming). Should I stay or should I go? Identity and well-being in sensemaking about retention and turnover. Journal of Management,

Books and Chapters

Research Interests
  • Communication
  • Leadership

Presentations
  • "Emotional and physical strain and identity cycles in voluntary turnover" SIOP - Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology, San Diego, CA, April 01, 2012
  • "Emotional and physical strain and identity cycles in voluntary turnover" SIOP - Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology, San Diego, CA, April 01, 2012
  • "The iterative assessment model of voluntary turnover: content, process, identity & work life." Academy of Management, Montreal, Canada, August 01, 2010
  • "Powerfull PowerPoints: Making what they see, what they get" UST -Center for Business Excellence - Physicians Leadership, Minneapolis, Minnesota, January 01, 2009
  • "Client acquisition and retention strategies in a new economy" Institute for Management Studies, San Francisco, California, January 01, 2008
  • "Best practices in seminar production" Institute for Management Studies, San Diego, California, January 01, 2006
  • "Action learning: Recommendations on new chapter initiatives" American Society for Training & Development ASTD, Washington, District of Columbia, January 01, 2001