Class 1 - 8.22.06

Class 1 - 8.22.06 - "Contemporary Thought of...

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Unformatted text preview: "Contemporary Thought of Minorities in Management" MGMT 243 Professor: Dr. Tina Davis Course Instructors: Darren Henry & Tara King Office Hours: By Appointment Contact Information: See Syllabus August 22, 2006 1 Dr. Tina Davis Current Position: Previous Position: Education: Director of Diversity Initiatives for Krannert School of Management Director of Human Resources for Indiana State University Ph.D., Curriculum and Instruction, Indiana State University, 2001 M.S., Human Resource Development, Indiana State University, 1997 B.B.A., Accounting, McKendree College, 1993 2 August 22, 2006 Darren Henry Hometown: Indianapolis, IN Work Experience: Boston Scientific Corporation MBA Intern Eli Lilly & Co. Technical Writer Pharmaceutical Systems, Inc. Validation Engineer Education: Master in Business Administration, Krannert School of Management 2007 Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University 2002 3 August 22, 2006 Tara King Hometown: Albany, GA Work Experience: Capital City Bank Group Personal Banker Parks & Crump, LLC Financial Analyst Intern Education: Master of Science of Human Resource Management, Krannert School of Management 2008 Bachelor in Political Science, Florida A&M University, 2006 4 August 22, 2006 Guiding Principles Create: Informal, casual learning environment Opportunities for success Interest in the study of management August 22, 2006 5 Course Objectives To provide guidance regarding: Resumes, interviewing skills, and job search techniques Corporate America and management issues Business functions Fortune companies Graduate school To provide exposure to the following: To further develop your: Presentation and communication skills Overall business acumen 6 August 22, 2006 Course Structure Interactive lectures Conversation starters and debate Guest speakers Videos Student presentations 7 August 22, 2006 Course Outline Career Development Resume & Cover Letter Preparation Goal Setting/Starting the Job Search/Internships Effective Networking & Career Fairs Interviewing Workshop Guest Speaker: Brandon Paschal Eli Lilly & Co. Intern Recruiter Corporate America 101 Midterm presentations Introduction to Management Final Presentations 8 August 22, 2006 Assignments/Grading Attendance/Participation: 5pts./day max Assignments: Speaker Reviews (3): 10pts. each Article Reviews (5): 10pts. each Conversation Starters: 5 pts. Each Extra Credit: 30 pts. max Midterm Presentation: 50 pts. Final Presentation: 100 pts. Final Exam: 100 pts. August 22, 2006 9 Grades Grades are weighted as follows: Attendance & Participation Midterm Presentation Final Presentation Final Exam Assignments 15% 15% 20% 30% 20% August 22, 2006 10 Student Introductions Name Hometown Classification Major If I could do anything everyday for the rest of my life it would be.... 11 August 22, 2006 Questions? August 22, 2006 12 ...
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