Archives for Business Administration

Waldron Center to host small-business workshop

Jan. 20, 2016 | Waldron Center | The Waldron Center for Entrepreneurship and Family Business will host a small-business workshop Saturday, Jan. 21, from 8:30 a.m. until noon in the Mabee Business Center. The workshop is designed to introduce fundamentals of small business for anyone interesting in starting a business. “Part of the mission for the Waldron Center is to put on activities for entrepreneurs
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Categories: Campus & Community, University, and Upcoming Events.

Faculty take the classroom to New York and Washington, D.C.

January 18, 2017 | Communication | English | Theatre | FCS | Business | Five academic areas visited the Washington, D.C., and New York Dec. 31-Jan. 9 for a 10-day course counting for one to three credit hours. Students toured the Capitol, NBC Studios and the 9/11 Memorial and Museum and visited with alumni. This was the first year for the English department to participate,
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Categories: Academics, Department, and University.

Wal-Mart CFO begins ASI Distinguished Lecture Series

Sept. 9, 2016 | Business Administration | ASI | The American Studies Institute hosted its first event of the year Thursday, Sept. 8, at 7:30 p.m. in Benson Auditorium. Brett Biggs, executive vice president and chief financial officer for Wal-Mart, spoke as part of the 2016-17 Distinguished Lecture Series. Moderated by President Bruce McLarty, the presentation allowed Biggs to cover a number of topics, including
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Categories: Campus & Community, Recent Events, and University.

Health care management MBA ranked top five

Aug. 23, 2016 | MBA | The University’s Master of Business Administration degree with a health care management concentration was ranked fifth in the “Top 20 Graduate Programs in Health Care Management in the South 2016” compiled by Health Care Management Degree Guide, an independent college search and rankings site. Harding was the only Arkansas school listed on the regional ranking, which considers factors such
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Categories: Academics and University.

COBA provides learning beyond classroom walls

April 26, 2016 | Business | As the semester is coming to a close, students are busy studying for finals and putting finishing touches on presentations. Students are reflecting on the knowledge and skills they’ve learned in the classroom over the entire semester, and for students in the Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration, some of that learning took place outside of the walls
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Categories: Academics, Recent Events, and University.

Students rebrand local business

March 29, 2016 | Art & Design | Business | Stevens Art Gallery is featuring an exhibit this week by graphic design, interior design and marketing students highlighting projects students created to rebrand the Searcy restaurant Pasta Grill. Groups formed by students from each major worked with the restaurant on a marketing report and plans for interior and exterior of a new space. They also
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Categories: Academics, Recent Events, and University.

“I really appreciate the feedback I get from my teachers…”

College of Business | MBA Sara Harvey, a 2012 Harding graduate, is currently working toward her MBA while staying involved in her career as a senior accountant at Windstream. Harvey said she enrolled in the program because of the successful learning experiences she had with her professors as an undergraduate student. She believes that as a graduate student, she continues to gain strong learning experiences.
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Categories: Students.

“I wanted to go to a university where faith was going to be talked about and learn more about business at the same time, and Harding does that.”

 College of Business | MBA “I enjoy that I am outside all of the time and that each day is different and has different obstacles.” Jacob Feather, farmer and recent Harding alumnus, graduated in May 2014 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and management. He is going back to Harding to earn his MBA to make dreams of self-employment a reality. “Since I did
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“I am very glad that I chose to attend Harding because I am continually impressed and learning…”

College of Business | MBA Shawnetta Duncan began the MBA program after one of her relatives raved about the classes and professors. She knew attending classes regularly wouldn’t fit her busy schedule but decided to look in to the MBA program because she heard she could acquire her degree completely online. As director of nursing at Riverdale in Benton, Arkansas, Duncan wanted to further her
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Accounting Society and CPE hosts inaugural Meet the Students event

Feb. 3, 2016 | Business | On Tuesday, Jan. 26, the University’s Accounting Society and the College of Business Administration’s Center for Professional Excellence held their inaugural Meet the Students spring mixer event at the Arkansas Society of CPAs’ facility in Little Rock. Eleven firms sent 35 representatives to meet and visit informally with accounting majors who ranged in classification from freshman to senior. To
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Categories: Recent Events and University.