The Street, a financial news Web site, included Austin in its list of top 10 cities “poised for greatness” in 2012 based on financial forecasts. Most notable is Austin’s low unemployment rate, low home prices, a blend of state jobs and private-sector employment and support from the University of Texas at Austin.
It’s almost the holidays! Beyond wonderful time with family, I always look forward to ridiculous amounts of pie, turkey, potatoes, and cookies. However, this weekend, I was thinking of Thanksgiving and how lucky we all are to be in this wonderful country. I started wondering what makes this country so great, and I realized that […]
In my previous post, I highlighted some perks about being an MPA wherein I focused on tangible goodies like laptop rentals, nameplates, and the lounge. However, there are many more reasons that I am proud to be an MPA, namely the constant and varied opportunities to learn new things outside of the classroom. Specifically, I […]
This is the second year Delta Lambda Phi ® fraternity’s Beta Rho chapter at The University of Texas has held the annual holiday toy drive. All the proceeds (and toys) from this event is donated directly to UT’s Orange Santa organization. Delta Lambda Phi ® (DLP) is a social fraternity for gay, bisexual, and progressive men. So […]
Today’s blog is about recruitment. No, this isn’t recruitment for college football. No stopwatches and no campus visits to see the big game. No, this recruitment is for… wait for it… full time jobs! As daunting as this may sound, especially if you are considering joining the MPA program in the future, recruitment is an […]
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Following their $1.95 million gift, the accelerator space in Robert B. Rowling Hall will be named the Jon and Rebecca Brumley Business Accelerator. Businessman and entrepreneur Jon Brumley, BBA '61, has once again made a sizable financial gift to the startup accelerator that bears his name. read more […]
Data show that the Texas MBA Program produces some of the most highly-desirable graduates for U.S. employers. MBA graduates from the McCombs School of Business are in high demand among U.S. employers. According to data presented in Poets & Quants (P&Q), McCombs tied for 11th in the nation for business schools with the highest percentage of job offers […]