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I am wrapping up my trip to China with a stop in Hong Kong for the GMAC Asia Pacific Conference. It has been very interesting to see so many of the major cities of China and see how much growth has taken place here. There are so many new skyscrapers! I know that this growth [...]
Being a resident of the Twin Cities just keeps getting better! Various surveys have noted that Minneapolis-St. Paul has a wide variety of cultural and recreational opportunities and supports a thriving business community. But did you realize that the Twin Cities are also the most “relaxed” major metropolitan area in the United States? Forbes Magazine recently [...]
I’m writing this from my hotel in downtown Taipei, just a few kilometers from the tallest building in Asia, Taipei 101. In my two stops so far on the World MBA Tour, I have met a number of very interesting people interested in coming to UST. One has created, what she described to me, as [...]
In a public discussion format designed for substantial audience interaction, the University of St. Thomas will host an upcoming forum on “Unweaving a Tangled Web: Inside the Petters Ponzi Scheme.” Hosted by the university’s law school, the Holloran Center for Ethical Leadership in the Professions, and the St. Thomas Student Chapter of the Federal Bar [...]
I landed in Beijing this morning (or evening, here) on the first leg of a recruiting trip for the Full-time UST MBA program through the QS World MBA Tour. Throughout the next week I am lucky enough to be visiting Shanghai, Taipei and Hong Kong. Along the way I will be posting a few thoughts [...]
Graduate business students and alumni are invited to attend Master’s Pub with presenter Patrick Klinger, vice president of marketing for the Minnesota Twins. Patrick Klinger, the vice president of marketing for the Minnesota Twins. Mr. Klinger is starting his 12th season as vice president of marketing for the Twins with the organization coming off its third-best attendance [...]
Last weekend, the UST team took 1st place in the case competition at the Net Impact conference held at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business. The 2010 Pioneer Employer Case Competition: “Raising Wages, Increasing Profits,” was co-sponsored by Net Impact and the Hitachi Foundation. Second-year Full-time MBA students Sean Elder, Bill Grau, Hans Strommen, [...]
The second annual Fowler Business Concept Challenge was held on the Minneapolis campus on October 22, 2010, with teams representing undergraduate and graduate divisions from across the University of St. Thomas. More than 66 business concepts were entered by teams comprising one to three persons, with four teams in each of the graduate and undergraduate [...]
When it came time for Matt Burch to decide if he should pursue his MBA, he remembered his father’s advice that he should always “do his best.” Thus, with a wife and a new baby and a demanding position with HCMC, Matt began his MBA at the University of St. Thomas.