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The Center for Entrepreneurship hosted their annual Allsup Summer Academy, where high-school students from across the US got a chance to learn about starting their own businesses and products, and learn from actual business owners and investors.
Cook School graduate business alumni, current students and friends of the program gathered for a Summer Social happy hour in support of charity partner World Pediatric Project. The event was an opportunity for classmates and friends to gather and network while enjoying a special happy hour hosted by Vito’s Sicilian Pizzeria & Ristorante.
Nitish Singh, professor of international business, shares his insights to the courses he instructs for the Master of International Business (EMIB) program.
Dr. Singh (Ph.D. MBA, MA) is a leading global digital marketing and localization expert. He is a Professor doctorate at Saint Louis University. Dr. Singh is the author of ‘Localization Strategies for Global e-Business’ published by Cambridge University Press 2012. He has also co-authored ‘The Culturally Customized Website’ and “Proliferation of the Internet Economy’, and he has published more than 50 academic papers in key journals.
Cook School Master of International Business Students Participate in Global Immersion Course in China and Vietnam
The Cook School’s Master of International Business (EMIB) students traveled to Beijing, Shanghai and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam as part of a global immersion trip. Professor John Zhao, Ph.D., led the students on the 14 day immersion course which included company visits and cultural opportunities.
We organize to achieve what we can’t do alone. Most often we organize through the creation of groups, firms and other kinds of entities. But what must we do for an organization to emerge? What are our choices when we organize? What is obvious when organizing and what mysteries are we likely to unexpectedly encounter? In this TEDx talk, American academic and author Jerome Katz seeks to empower listeners to organize better to achieve their goals, and be more mindful of the process, power and possibilities of organizing.
Marketing student Megan Moran, a self-described ‘Nike fanatic,’ is running toward her dream job.Megan Moran journeyed more than 2,000 miles to discover that her ideal employer is located just up the road from her hometown of Portland, Oregon.She chose to attend SLU because of its size, commitment to students and Jesuit affiliation.“I visited and fell in love with the campus and the people,” she said. “It was exactly what I was looking for in a school.”
College students from across the country and Canada entered this year’s business pitch deck competition. The Saint Louis University Center for Entrepreneurship’s 2017 Pitch & Catch pitch deck competition winners were selected this past weekend during the final round of the competition. College students from across the country submitted their ideas for the competition by video, and the top 10 finalists presented their ideas live to a panel of all-star judges at Gateway Grizzlies ballpark.
After the tragic death of her dad, Jamie O’Brien Graf (BSBA ‘2008) stepped in to take over the family pool business.In high school, When Jamie O’Brien Graf told her dad that she planned to pursue a career in the fashion industry, he suggested she earn a business degree because it would be more practical.So she did.
The John Cook School of Business Celebrates 2017 Excellence Awards Honoring Alumni for their Commitment to Mission
The John Cook School of Business celebrated the 2017 Excellence Awards, recognizing the outstanding achievements of business school students, alumni, faculty and staff.During the annual event, outstanding alumni are recognized for their dedication to Saint Louis University and the Cook School. This year’s awardees included:
The John Cook School of Business celebrated the 2017 Excellence Awards, recognizing the outstanding achievements of business school students, alumni, faculty and staff.During the event, business school seniors from each department were highlighted. This year’s awardees included...