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2015 Managerial Studies Business Conference

Written by Alyssa Peelen The Managerial Studies Program held our first ever business conference on April 2, 2015. The conference was all day and featured 4 themed panels (Corporate Strategy/Entrepreneurship, Marketing/PR, Finance/Money Management, and Leadership), a keynote lunch and 14 …

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Student Spotlight: AlphaSights Case Competition

Pictured below are Jeremy Thames (’16), Robinson Littrell (’16), and Michael McMillan (’17), who were chosen as finalists in AlphaSights’ inaugural case competition in late February. The three escaped the Nashville cold to brave the snow and streets of New …

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Corporate Strategy and Vanderbilt School of Law Team-up To Discuss Mergers and Acquisitions

Why do companies grow through acquisitions? How can an acquisition fundamentally enhance a company’s competitive position to the point where it can be considered anti-competitive and harmful to consumers?  These questions and more were answered in Professor Tawn Albright’s Corporate …

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The World of Search Engine Marketing

Matt Job, Chief Marketing Officer at Local Search Masters (LSM), spoke with Professor Cherrie Clark’s Principles of Marketing classes on April 7th about search engine marketing. Matt graduated from Vanderbilt in 2007 and has helped LSM, a company founded in …

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Brad White, Partner for Atlanta’s Prophet Office Visits!

On Wednesday, 2/4/15, students were able to chat over dinner with Brad White, Partner for Atlanta’s Prophet Office (pictured below). The event sold out in 11 minutes (which is a new record!) Mr. White also took the time to speak …

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