BA 101T - 01955
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT &
Fall 2016 Course Syllabus
Instructor: Erin Wike, Lecturer & Career Coach
Class Day/Time & Location: Monday
2:00 - 5:00
SIFTING THROUGH THE FINDINGS
Company research is tricky! Theres a lot of information out there and even if you manage to find it, it can be
extremely overwhelming. Thankfully, theres a way to narrow that information so that you have a clear
RESOURCES FOR COMPANY RESEARCH
As you start recruiting, more and more companies are expecting students to understand and know how their company works.
With such a daunting task ahead, there are many ways to make this process more smooth and efficient for
McCombs Resume Format:
Education Section for Transfer Students
Internal and external transfer students are required to include their previous school information on their resume
during their 1st semester at McCombs. After completing one semester at McCombs
FALL 2016 BA 101
CAREER WEEK GUIDE
CAREER WEEK EVENTS
For information on attire, please review the Business Attire Instructional Guide in your course packet.
BBA Corporate Mock Interviews Participate in a one-on-one interview with an employer and receive
Ari Gootnick - Director of University Advertising
Problem / Solution
College Ambassador Program (Ambassadors)
College Ambassador Program (Leaders)
Some New Things Weve
Been Working On.
Basis of Understanding
We use a simple process to understand
multiple points of view and translate them
into a solution: Listen, Share, Collaborate.
Miller Park Festival
Comparable Event Analysis
Since 2010, over thirty new music festivals have arisen and grown greatly in popularity throughout the
Midwest. This movement can be traced to an increase in electronic dance music culture along with
Advantages of the Internet for Students
The possible advantages of the Internet in the classroom are as diverse as the services and
tools offered by the network. The Internet offers many resources that are not usually available in
any books. In addition t
1. Ryland, an officer for Sports Park, Inc., attempts to apply a duty-based approach to
ethical reasoning in conflicts that occur on the job. This approach is based on the idea that
a person must
avoid unethical behavior regardless of the consequences.
1 Character-based traits are instrumental in establishing trust in the workplace.
2 Greg is the purchasing manager at a jeans-manufacturing company. He knows he could save his
company money by using cheaper, thinner cotton, but he says, "Our customer
q) Outgroup homogeneity effect is the assumption that
a) members of other groups are all the same.
q) _ refers to a mind-set that values choice more than obligation.
q) Collectivists tend to:
a)view themselves as interdependent, forming a
Abby notices that her team's discussion forum has become contentious. Which of the following
guidelines should she follow in this situation?
Meet in real time.
Public relations is fundamentally about increasing the company's ability to earn profit off cus
In terms of the marketing mix some would say that price is the least attractive element. Marketing companies
should really focus on generating as high a margin as possible. The argument is that the marketer should change
product, place or promotion in som
Cultural intelligence (CQ) is a measure of your ability to work with and adapt to members of other
cultures. CQ can be developed and improved over time with training, experience, and conscious effort.
Culture includes the shared values, norms, rules, and
ACC4301 Individual Income Taxation
Chapter 1 Homework Assignment
1. Regarding the statute of limitations on additional assessments of tax by the IRS, determine the
applicable period in each of the following situations. Assume a calendar year individual wi
3. Conflict sometimes can be a good thing. It will add in discussion for problem solving. Conflict
can help to illustrate a point of view, or a new method in accomplishing a task. However, for the
most part we did not experience conflict because we had di
What to avoid
No subject in the subject line, have an active adjective on subject line
No email in the signature line
Using personal email for professional purposes (use utexas.edu email)
Lack of brevity
Make To/From, Subject line look
CH 1- The Financial
The Financial Statements
Financial Statements are the business documents that companies use to report
the results of activities to various external user groups.
Accounting is an information system. It measures busine
Top Row Bellagio New York-New York Mandalay Bay
Middle Row Monte Carlo MGM Grand Excalibur
Bottom Row Luxor TI The Mirage
WHEELS IN MOTION
What if? These two simple w
ACC 312 Fundamentals of Managerial Accounting
Midterm Exam 2, Spring 2016
MIS 301: Exam 1 Study Guide
Chapter 1: Setting the Stage: Technology, the Manager and the Modern Enterprise
In the past decade, how has technology helped bring about radical changes across in
Preparing a Work Plan
BA25 Business Communications
Professor Melody Thomas
thought-out plan for ensuring
you produce good work on schedule by
identifying all tasks to be performed and
making sure nothing gets overlooked.
Work Plan E
Exam II Review World Literature
Consult the Norton anthology, Canvas, and lecture notes to supplement this review.
Belief that through an arduous process of making/understanding "art" one can
discover full humanity and even a ki
The tyrannosaurids were all large animals, with all species capable of
weighing at least 1 metric ton. The skull was perched at the end of a thick neck,
and a long, heavy tail acted as a counterweight to balance out the head and
torso, with the center of
When and where did they live?
Tyrannosauridae lived from Late Jurassic to Late Cretaceous
Most derived form found in Late Cretaceous deposits in North America and Asia
What is the typical morphology of your group?
The Tyrannosauridae group belongs to the
1. Elevator Pitch short, deliberate, verbal business class
a. Designed to introduce yourself
b. Given in the time it takes for an elevator to get you to your destination
c. 60-90 seconds (finish under rather than over)
1. Introducing yours
How to access your Aplia course
BA 324 Summer 2016
Instructor: Mary Anne Taylor
Start Date: 07/11/2016
What is Aplia?
In just 10 years, more than one billion answers have been submitted through Aplia, the premier online
assignment solution. Millions of st
Consider a Mexican fast food restaurant (e.g.,Chipotle)
Customers first join a line and decide what to order while looking at the menu
A customer who wants a quesadilla, then moves sequentially to 5 different
stations staffed by