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Congratulations Commodore Consultants

Last weekend, four Vanderbilt seniors competed in the National Strategy Consulting Competition (NSCC) with support from the Managerial Studies Department: Katy Leinweber (Peabody College), James Macey (School of Engineering), Michael McMillan (College of Arts and Science), and Victoria Potter (School …

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Dores to Your Future: Managerial Studies Recent Alumni Panel

The Managerial Studies Program debuted a new event series on November 4, 2016. This series will feature Vanderbilt and Managerial Studies alums that are 1-3 years in the professional world from a variety of industries. The idea is that students …

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Women in Business: Ellen Kullman Event

Guest Article by Abigail Fournier On October 7th, the former Director and CEO of DuPont, Ellen Kullman, joined Co-Founder and VP Community Engagement of Vanderbilt’s Women in Business, Clee Malfitano to share insight on what it took to be ranked …

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Visiting Executive Program: Brad White, Marketing/Branding Consulting

  “Conversations with Brad” Guest Article by Grayson Wiles This past Thursday night, I had the opportunity to participate in the Managerial Studies Visiting Executive program and go to dinner with Brad White, Managing Director at BrightHouse, alongside 16 other …

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2016 Steine Award Winners

The winner of the 2016 David Steine Economics and Business Award is Kern Vohra! The second place winners are Mary Becker Menendez and Paige Weiser! The David Steine Economics and Business Award in the Managerial Studies Program honors the memory …

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Women in Business – Student Organization

Guest Article Written By Clee Malfitano In business, ultimately, it’s all about who you know. Through a partnership with Owen Business school’s Women’s Business Association (WBA), and by utilizing the strong Nashville community, Vanderbilt Women in Business (WIB) will provide …

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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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