Agribusiness Job Market

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Agribusiness Job Market Agribusiness Job Market Preparation: Market Realities Preparation: Market Realities versus Student Perceptions versus Student Perceptions Paul D. Mitchell AAE 320 Paul D. Mitchell AAE 320 Spring 2006 Spring 2006
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Goal Goal Overview research conducted by my former colleagues at Texas A&M University How should students spend their time? Try to put AAE 320, undergraduate class work, and UW as a whole in perspective
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Characters Characters John Siebert: Dr. Agribusiness! George Davis: Econometric philosopher Kerry Litzenberg: Agribusiness/Sales Josef Broder: Agriculture Dean, U of GA All 4 are award winning teachers
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Question Question How should junior level students allocate their time to maximize their chances of obtaining the highest starting salary offer from an agribusiness firm? Study both Employer and Student answers How accurately do students perceive preferences of agribusiness employers?
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Company Survey Company Survey Fall 1997 Spring 1998 69 agribusiness firms Average sales $5.1 billion Agribusinesses: farm suppliers, first handlers, food processors, food distributors, restaurants, and retail grocers
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This note was uploaded on 08/08/2008 for the course AAE 320 taught by Professor Mitchell during the Spring '08 term at University of Wisconsin.

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