GMAT Prep Course: Tuesdays/Thursdays, March 10 - April 21
Jamrich Hall, 5:15 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
The College of Business is offering a GMAT Prep course. The Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) is a standardized, computer-based assessment exam that business schools use worldwide as a criterion for admission. The curriculum is a 6-week course that meets twice each week for 75 minutes each session. Each class will consist of lecture, exercises, and time for questions. Course registration of $100 includes all 12 sessions and hand-outs. Please visit www.nmu.edu/business/node/183 for more information and to register.
Speed Interviewing: Thursday, March 19
University Center, Peter White Lounge, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Back by popular demand! Join us to meet with professionals, build your network, practice your interviewing skills, and possibly land a job. Come practice the latest interviewing technique to help you become proficient in your interviewing skills. Reception to follow. Register at www.universe.com/speedinterviewing by Thursday, March 23. Space is limited. Students can sign up to be on a waiting list if registration is full: www.universe.com/speedinterviewingwl.
Celebration of Entrepreneurship Conference: Thursday, April 2
University Center, Great Lakes Rooms, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
The event will feature 16 informative workshops, the New Business Venture Competition, and a keynote luncheon address by retired NFL player and entrepreneur, Tim Shaw. FREE for students. Students, please visit www.universe.com/nmuentrepreneur2015 to register by Friday, March 20. Community members, please visit www.nmu.edu/business/node/227 to register. Space is limited. Registration includes: lunch, conference materials, and complimentary back sack with goodies.
New Business Venture Competition: Thursday, April 2
University Center, Explorer Rooms
Schedule of Events:
8 a.m. - Trade fair display
9 a.m. - Elevator pitch competition
Business plan presentations to follow.
Bloomberg Aptitude Test: Friday, April 3
University Center, Financial Trading Lab
The Bloomberg Aptitude Test (BAT) is a tool designed to help you uncover your strengths and weaknesses relative to a career in business or finance with the option of showcasing your abilities to a range of over 20,000 Bloomberg Professional Service subscribers and employers. FREE to students. Register at www.takethebat.com.
MBA Event - Presentation of Global Finance Topics: Wednesday, April 22
Jamrich Hall Room 1322, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Students from Dr. Jesse Wright's MBA Global Finance course will present topics related to current global finance issues. Panel presentations include: U.S. Trade Deficits and Currency Wars, The Future of the Euro and European Union, and The Bank for International Settlements.
College of Business Appreciation Night: Thursday, April 23
University Center, Great Lakes Rooms, 5:30 p.m.
Enjoy a special night recognizing outstanding achievements and contributions of College of Business faculty, staff, students, and alumni. Registration information will be available soon.
Scholarship and Awards Breakfast: Friday, April 24
University Center, Peter White Lounge, 8 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Dean’s Advisory Council: Friday, April 24
University Center, Charcoal Room, 10 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.