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