In part 2 of this Q&A looking back on his UST MBA experience, Dave Turnham details the impact his education has had on his career.
The 2014 World Economic Forum identified water as one of the top global risks for society, business and governments. As “the Land of 10,000 Lakes,” Minnesota has a unique network of businesses, talent and thought leadership to address water issues that have positioned us to contribute solutions to regional and global water issues.
For Evening UST MBA student Dave Turhnam, the decision to pursue the degree took strong consideration. With a wife, a small child, and ten years of work experience already on his resume, was an MBA really worth it?
You cannot think outside the box, much less impact or change the thoughts inside your box if you continuously hire people who are just like you.
Although benefit corporations have been attacked as impractical, at our recent stakeholder dialogue Michael Hannigan made the case that these corporations are good in practice as well as in theory.
Meaningful work means different things to different people, writes Christopher Michaelson, Ph.D. “What work would I do if I could do anything I wanted?” or “What work contributes the most to general well-being?”
Cultural differences affect how we solve problems, communicate, manage our time, view authority, even compete, writes Linda Sloan. They in fact, shape our values and norms. They define who we are.
What exactly is "The Entrepreneurial Vision of the Economy of Communion"?
The University of St. Thomas College of Education, Leadership and Counseling (CELC) offers graduate degrees in counseling and therapy, as well as an executive coaching certificate – a twelve-month program now...
The Ethics of Corporate Apologies
Course Spotlight: Integrated Marketing Communications
Social Intelligence is the ability to get along with others and the ability to get them to cooperate with you, and the great news is that your SI level can be improved.
You might not think it to be the case after last month's news of layoffs at Target, but things are actually looking pretty good for job seekers in Minnesota.
Breaking into the health care space can be especially difficult for communication practitioners. After a lengthy focus group with those in the trenches at a major device manufacturer, a tentative structure for a degree that would significantly lower that hurdle emerged.
Did you know St. Thomas has a thriving Table Top Game Club? It does! And senior Vito Sauro is its president. Meet Sauro, the latest Tommie to be profiled as part of Carol Bruess’ Humans of St. Thomas series, in The Scroll.
St. Thomas' English Department is holding an event to celebrate Lon Otto, who taught 40 years before retiring last year. The event will take place 6-9 p.m. in Terrence Murphy Hall, Thornton Auditorium (Room 260).
Blended program allows part-time students to earn advanced degree in one year.
With continued news of layoffs and organizational changes all around us, we don’t often hear the stories of those who made a choice to leave a stable job because it was what they needed at the time or their current position was no longer a good fit.
Alumnus Sean Higgins suggests 3 questions to ask when considering an MBA.
As an MBA alumnus, Susie Eckstein could explain the value of an MBA from the perspective of an accountant, economist or marketer but she would rather approach the question from the value of the intangibles.
Senior Alyssa Adkins explores her role in helping students navigate the "joyful, messy transitions of college" as a writing mentor in UST's Center for Writing.
“Among chief executives of S&P 1500 firms, for each woman, there are four men named John, Robert, William or James.” Lisa Guyott wonders, what accounts for this?
Photographer Mike Ekern '02 and some Tommie baseball players light paint their way to this year's promo photos.
What can Trader Joe’s teach us about disruptive innovation to the health care industry?
Earlier this month, readers met St. Thomas junior Nick Jordan in a Humans of St. Thomas Scroll, and also learned about his friend and classmate Nyasia Arradondo. She is so interesting that Scroll correspondents Carol Bruess and Meredith Heneghan felt compelled to write a separate Scroll about her.