- Wednesday, June 29, 2016 – Saturday, July 2, 2016
As accounting is the language of business, this program is designed to provide exceptional high school students an overview of the many career opportunities in the accounting profession and a brief introduction of business. The application deadline is March 25, 2016.
- Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 7:00am – 9:00am
Mary Laschinger serves as chairman of the board and CEO of Veritiv Corporation, a leading North American distribution solutions company. She is Georgia's first Fortune 500 female CEO. Previously, she served as senior vice president of International Paper Company, and as president of the xpedx distribution business. She was also president…
- Sunday, June 12, 2016 – Saturday, June 18, 2016
The Terry Business Academy is a selective, pre-collegiate summer program for rising high school juniors and seniors interested in business and entrepreneurship. The application deadline is March 25, 2016.
- Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 7:00am – 9:00am
Alex Taylor serves as executive vice president for Cox Enterprises, a leading communications, media and automotive services company. He oversees the company's long-term investment and growth strategies, and sits on Cox Enterprises' board of directors. Taylor previously served as senior vice president of field operations for Cox Communications, the…
- Tuesday, May 17, 2016 – Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Using data from leadership research, mainstream media and evidence-based results from coaching over 900 women, Jodie Charlop and Gene Gallivan lead a program that puts the obstacles on the table so women can design a more conscious and powerful path to leadership. Through assessment, interactive lecture, coaching and peer dialog, this program empowers women to change their personal script about leadership to unleash their greater potential – and ensure organizations are not deprived of the value of exceptional female talent.
- Friday, May 6, 2016 at 10:00am – 11:30am
Dr. Lel, from Virginia Tech, will be visiting UGA to hold a seminar on his paper titled, "The Market for Director Reputation around the World."
- Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 3:30pm – 5:00pm
Juan Rubio-Ramirez from Emory will be presenting.
- Monday, April 25, 2016 – Friday, April 29, 2016
Participants earn both a Yellow Belt and Green Belt during the program, which includes an interactive exercise around a hospitality industry case study. The class will analyze the company's approach to Lean Six Sigma across a broad spectrum of functions, including customer service and logistics. Students also will learn the latest Lean Six Sigma tools, including visual management, Eight Wastes, 5S methodology, mistake proofing, and SMED. On day five, participants will sit for their Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification exam.
Visit http://executive.terry.uga.edu/lean-six-sigma-green-belt-certification to learn more.
- Thursday, April 21, 2016 at 3:30pm – 5:00pm
Steve Turnovsky of Washington will be presenting.
- Thursday, April 21, 2016 at 7:00am – 9:00am
Bonneau Ansley III (BBA '99), a fifth-generation Atlantan, serves as the president and broker with Ansley Atlanta Real Estate and managing partner of Ansley Hewett Custom Homes. Ansley has long been a leader in luxury real estate sales and construction in Atlanta. He has developed, built and sold more than $1…
- Thursday, April 21, 2016 – Friday, April 22, 2016
Leading Through Change is a two-day program that introduces participants to a new way of responding to the increasingly complex nature of change in today's fast-paced business environment. The highly interactive program includes small team learning engagements where participants acquire knowledge together, applying the frameworks and concepts to real-life situations while also emphasizing a sense of accountability. Visit http://executive.terry.uga.edu/leading-through-change to learn more.
- Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at 6:00pm – 7:30pm
A program for students to learn the differences between college and work environments while exploring ways to successfully navigate generational work differences and styles. Students will also learn how to create an appropriate work wardrobe on a 'college' budget and learn tactics to ease the transition from college…
- Friday, April 15, 2016 at 2:30pm – 3:20pm
Learn about various opportunities within corporate and investment banking ranging from M&A bankers to capital markets teams to transaction consulting and advisory.
- Friday, April 15, 2016 at 1:25pm – 2:15pm
Learn about the range of opportunities available in investing roles. Speakers will highlight exciting areas including Private Equity, Hedge Funds, Asset Management, and Private Wealth Management.
- Friday, April 15, 2016 at 12:20pm – 1:10pm
Lunch will be served at 12:20 while students and alumni/speakers interact in a more relaxed environment.