Business and creativity are not the opposites some people think they are. In fact, in Dr. Richard Pernell’s MGT 502, Management & Leadership, students learn a blend of business and creativity in the form of ‘chronosynclastic infundibulum.’ This class was Stetson University Executive MBA Cohort 9’s first. It is designed to foster constructive approaches and methods [...]
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Articles that explain what an Executive MBA is often focus on how entering a program is an investment in your future, or how it’s an opportunity for a professional to work and go to school at the same time, or how you will gain a competitive edge over your peers. But for Aaron Wright, the [...]
Posted in Academics, Balancing Responsibilities, Cohort 4, Cohort 5, Cohort 7, Cohort 8, Cohort 9, Faculty, General Information, International Trip, School and Career, School and Family on Aug 11th, 2011
Stetson University Center at Celebration was buzzing with excitement last night, Aug. 10, as a diverse group of 14 women and 11 men from nine corporations gathered for the first time as Stetson University Executive MBA Cohort 9. The Cohort 9 orientation dinner was an opportunity for the students to meet each other, members of [...]
If Dynergy Champ was a real company that manufactured athletic footwear, three Stetson University Executive MBA Cohort 7 alumni would be millionaires. The three alumni, David Ulloa (College Board in Virginia), Chuck Rivas (Walt Disney World), and Kenyon Langford (GE Healthcare), just graduated with their MBAs earlier this month. Their performance in their final classroom [...]
Recently, a Stetson University Executive MBA graduate flipped his former role as student to that of a professor — at least, for a day. On March 17, Russell Lowe (Stetson Executive MBA ’09) was a guest lecturer during a STAT500 class, Issues in Decision Science, at the Celebration campus. Dr. Betty Thorne had asked him [...]
Stetson University’s School of Business Administration has been reaccredited in both business and accounting by AACSB International — The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. The reaccreditation was received earlier this month following an in-depth review of the business school and visit by an AACSB team. “AACSB accreditation is the highest level of accreditation [...]