A report released by the federal Corporation for National and Community Service says an average of 37.1 percent of Twin Cities residents volunteered annually over a three-year period covering 2008-2010.
In the old days, businesses operated on a “make-and-sell” model, pushing products to market and being assured people would buy them, and they did! But in today’s competitive marketplace, with information instantly in consumers’ hands, businesses have to be much savvier about knowing their consumer.
Phone manufacturers are losing their brand power by producing too many different phone models, writes guest blogger Vitaly Demin, and it looks like the situation is only getting worse.
While it was interesting to study the various theories and ways that people may view the world in her organizational behavior class, Lindsey Buhrmann truly appreciated learning how to become a savvier business person who will bring value to an organization.
It's hard to imagine getting through the day without using e-mail, browsing websites, making online purchases, or connecting with friends and colleagues via social media. Yet just 20 years ago, office technology was very, very different.
Ethical leaders Who are globally minded Choose our MBA
The Star Tribune profiled top public relations firm Padilla Speer Beardsley, led by Lynn Casey, a UST Evening MBA alumna and this year's Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal Women in Business Career Achievement honoree.
Seven prominent Minnesota firms made the top 100, including three in the top 50: 3M, Target, and General Mills. The Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal reported on all of the local businesses included in the survey.
Like students at most full-time MBA programs around the world, incoming students at UST have many pre-assignments to take care of before starting the program in September.
Dr. James Heyman researches incentives and how they impact human behavior.
Online consumer reviews are everywhere. But how do you know if the review you’re reading is real?
Agencies are so obsessed with making the most out of the brands they serve, they oftentimes forget about their own.
Health care is reinventing itself as the playing field begins to stabilize.
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Many Full-time UST MBA students list owning their own business as a goal when they begin the program. Class of 2009 alumna Kate Herzog is one of the very few who opened a business right after earning her degree.
The Alphabet Bash, brainchild of four bright young communication professionals six years ago, will turn the Epic Center into a temporary Mecca for the movers, shakers and wanna-bes of the Twin Cities message machines.
The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal’s Diversity in Business program recognizes exceptional business owners and executives in the ethnic minority, GLBT, disabled and veteran communities.
I think because I work in education, they imagine that I enjoy summers at the lake, sending my daughter to tennis camp and walking my dog to Minnehaha Falls to take in the sights and sounds of the season.
With the globalization of modern business, home is never far away.
Last Friday, Atlantis and four astronauts rocketed into orbit on NASA's last space shuttle voyage, marking the end of an era.
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Not all MBA students re seeking jobs with six-figure paychecks and corner offices. In fact, more MBA students are taking the time to think about what is important to them and seeking out fulfilling opportunities with “non-traditional” MBA employers.
As a part of her 5-year plan, Lindsey Buhrmann (Evening UST MBA) wants to use the strategic skills she is learning to fulfill a lifelong dream
Why not cloud two or forty-four or six hundred thirty-seven?
As an adult camp leader, I had to learn and use different techniques for getting things done. These skills can work as well in the workplace as they do in the camp environment.