- Thursday, August 17, 2017 at 7:00am – 9:00am
Richard F. "Rick" Smith has been chairman and CEO of Equifax since 2005. Prior to that role, he spent 22 years with General Electric, holding several president and CEO roles across a variety of business, including engineering thermoplastics, asset management, leasing, and insurance solutions. Smith is an avid supporter of education,…
- Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at 2:00pm – 3:00pm
We welcome special guest, UGA Work Life Balance coordinator, Kiz Adams, as she provides strategies for online students as they juggle work, home, and school on the way to degree completion.
- Wednesday, June 21, 2017 – Saturday, June 24, 2017
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.
- Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 7:00am – 9:00am
Nancy Juneau serves as CEO and principal of Juneau Construction Company, which she founded with her husband, Les, in 1997. In those roles, she oversees and manages all business development, human resources and daily corporate functions. She is involved in all aspects of running Juneau Construction Company, including recruiting at college…
- Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Rhet Smith from the University of Georgia will be presenting his paper, "Weeding out Workplace Accidents? The Effect of Medical Marijuana Dispensaries on Workplace Safety." Abstract: "The costs of substance use on labor productivity may arise from a number of sources. The primary focus of prior research…
- Sunday, June 11, 2017 – Saturday, June 17, 2017
The Terry Business Academy is a selective, pre-collegiate summer program for rising high school juniors and seniors interested in business and entrepreneurship.
Terry Third Thursday: Matt Stinchcomb, Managing Partner, Seacrest Partners and College Football Analyst, SEC Network/ESPNU
- Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 7:00am – 9:00am
Matt Stinchcomb (BBA '98) joined Seacrest Partners in 2009, following a career as a professional football player with the Oakland Raiders and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. In addition to his role as managing director of the brokerage firm's Atlanta office, he serves as a college football analyst and commentator for The SEC…
- Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 3:30pm – 5:00pm
Martin Gervais from the University of Iowa will be presening his paper, "Life after Debt: Post-Graduation Consequences of Federal Student Loans*"
- Monday, May 8, 2017 at 4:26pm – Friday, May 12, 2017 at 4:26pm
The four day program (plus an optional fifth day of test prep), which complies with the Project Management Institute guidelines, will enable participants to grow their leadership skills in a project environment. The course will feature a combination of lectures, case studies, team and individual exercises and team development of…
- Monday, May 8, 2017 at 4:24pm – Friday, May 12, 2017 at 4:24pm
Regardless of your area of focus, you can benefit from the Terry College of Business's Lean Six Sigma program. Six Sigma is an enterprise-wide, data-driven methodology used to improve products or processes so that your organization can not only create operational efficiencies, but also delight or exceed the expectations…
- Monday, May 8, 2017 at 11:00am – 12:00pm
Please join us for an informative financial aid webinar. A representative from the UGA Office of Student Financial Aid will be joining us to discuss the ins and outs of financial aid for UGA Online BBA students.
- Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 8:00am – 4:30pm
An organization’s ability to drive change depends on how well it anticipates and manages the transitions people must make to get to the future state. This program builds a framework by presenting both the common change models frequently cited and the real life experience of the instructor…
- Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 3:30pm – 5:00pm
German Cubas from the University of Houston will be presenting his paper, "Progressive Taxation and Efficient Occupational Mobility."
- Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 7:00am – 9:00am
April's originally scheduled speaker had to cancel due to unexpected business travel. If you'd like to cancel or change your existing reservation, please contact Christine Smith.
John Dwyer serves as president of Cricket Wireless, where he is responsible for overseeing the efforts of the company’s nationwide team.