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Showing blog articles posted in Jan 2019. (clear filters)

Jan
29
2019

Lauren Pfeiffer, MBA ‘19, will have a front-row seat at the biggest marketing and advertising event of the year when she attends Super Bowl LIII this week to experience how Pepsi puts on the Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show.

Jan
28
2019

First-year Michigan Ross BBAs Richard Ling and Tony Zhao recently earned an impressive first place win at the 2018 TD Ameritrade University’s thinkorswim Challenge, a virtual collegiate trading competition.

Jan
24
2019

Strong and smart women are no stranger to Ross — women from our programs have a history of making a difference, from being a founding sponsor of the Forté Foundation, to being named among the most powerful women in banking, technology, marketing, venture capital, and more.

Jan
23
2019

In developing countries, there are significant wage gaps between men and women, and between rural and urban workers. A Michigan Ross professor has a plan to help rural women in India transition into better-paying urban jobs, and this effort is among nine new projects funded by the U-M Poverty Solutions initiative.

Jan
22
2019

Recently, Scott DeRue, the Edward J. Frey Dean of Michigan Ross, interviewed Sam Zell at a gathering of alumni in the Chicago area. Zell offered thoughts on what drives success, the connection between loyalty and corporate culture, and his most famous miscalculation in business.

Jan
21
2019

For the third year in a row, Poets&Quants has named Michigan Ross one of the top “10 Business Schools to Watch” in 2019. The publication writes that Ross is taking the lead in b-school education in two pioneering ways.

Jan
17
2019

What’s the best way to learn how to manage a crisis? Experience one. Feel the discomfort. Learn from the failure.  More than 200 University of Michigan graduate students will do just that when they come face-to-face with a PR nightmare tonight during the kick off the Sanger Leadership Center’s 2019 Leadership Crisis Challenge.

Jan
16
2019

Author and scholar Tim Wise and Detroit principal and writer Julia Putnam will be the keynote speakers at the 2019 MLK Symposium Lecture.

Jan
15
2019

A new 360-degree virtual reality tour of Michigan Ross is now available on the Ross website, giving visitors an opportunity to explore the beautiful architecture, incredible open-spaces, and state-of-the-art classrooms and amenities of the Ross building, no matter where they are in the world.

Jan
14
2019

The next Positive Links session, which will stream live below on January 29, will feature Stephanie J. Creary, PhD is an Assistant Professor of Management at The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

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