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 hard to believe that this is the year us tMPAs graduate! Some students will finish in May, some in July, and others in August and Spring Commencement is less than four months away. Last week, Spring Semester kicked off and it has been great to see everyone back on campus again after taking off five well-deserved weeks to renew and […]
There are a few things that we all learn through our experience in this program. Some of those things being Financial Accounting Concepts and Research and GAAP, and others being things worth laughing about. I prefer to laugh at those things. In an attempt to post less than 1,000 words, I’ll post each of these topics […]
I’ve never been one for New Years Resolutions, but this year I’ve come back from Christmas break inspired. The pace of last year’s summer classes caught me off guard, and I never reset before diving into fall semester and recruiting. However, Christmas break gave me a chance to veg and catch my breath, and now […]
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 […]
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A new speaker series at the Herb Kelleher Center for Entrepreneurship is bringing some of the most respected names in the field of innovation to Austin. A new speaker series at the Herb Kelleher Center for Entrepreneurship is bringing some of the most respected names in the field of innovation to The University of Texas […]
Jack Fraker's decades of real estate industry experience are now available to students at the McCombs School of Business. Jack Fraker's decades of real estate industry experience are now available to students at the McCombs School of Business. This academic year, the vice chairman and managing director of the capital markets industrial practice at […]
McCombs takes its highest domestic rank ever while earning a slew of high marks for salary, career services, and doctoral production in this global MBA ranking. The McCombs School of Business achieved its highest domestic rank ever in the 17th edition of the Financial Times full-time global MBA ranking. read more