Business blog

  • Career Expo Next Wednesday!

    February 20, 2013

    Next Wednesday, February 27th, the Career Center will be hosting a career expo in the Student Union Building from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Many employers are interested in talking with accounting and business administration majors.  For the list of registered employers, click here. Attendance at the Career Expo fulfills a Career Preparation Stamp in […]

  • Senior Testing Schedule for Spring 2013

    February 19, 2013

    Students will receive letters in the mail regarding senior testing and may register online by clicking here, or by calling the Assessment and Testing office at 660-785-4140 or by emailing with your name, phone number, test name, and preferred testing date and time. The test dates are as follows: Date             Test Type         […]

  • Writer, Editor, and Consultant Marjorie Kelly Visits Truman

    February 14, 2013

    On February 28, 2013, Marjorie Kelly, author and Tellus Institute fellow, will be giving an all-campus talked titled “From English Major to Ownership Design Consultant: How I found my way from Hemingway to narrative nonfiction to business consulting, and made a living (and had a blast) along the way.” The talk will take place in […]

  • February 11, 2013

    Virgina McDowell presented a campus presentation entitled, “Lessons in Leadership” on Monday, February 4, 2013. Using examples drawn from her early life and working experiences, McDowell emphasized principles like respect, honesty,  mutual responsibility, dedication, and giving back to your community. In addition, McDowell visited a Project Management course and Organizational Behavior course during her time […]

  • School Recognizes Tag-Line Winners

    February 8, 2013

    To generate ideas for promoting the School of Business with both internal and external constituents, the Truman American Marketing Association (AMA) chapter and the Dean’s Office sponsored a tag-line competition. Five finalists “pitched” their lines to the selection panel. The top three winners were: 1st Place: Will Nader – “Building Excellence. Building Leaders. Building Change.” […]

  • January 30, 2013

    School of Business presents Bentele/Mallinckrodt Executive in Residence Virginia McDowell President & CEO, Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. ‘Lessons in Leadership’ Monday, February 4, 2013 3:30 p.m. Violette Hall 1000 Reception immediately following upstairs VH commons area Virginia McDowell PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER Named Gaming Executive of the Year for 2009 by Casino Journal […]

  • October 29, 2012

    TRU Leaders Receive Proclamation of Support from the City of Kirksville   

  • October 15, 2012

     Alumni to be Honored at Homecoming  Jim Bergman is the recipient of this year’s Distinguished Service Award.  Mindy (Frick) McCubbin and Travis McCubbin will be recognized as the Young Alumni of the Year. Read it here! 

  • October 1, 2012

    Boeing/Truman State University Mentoring Partnership The Boeing/Truman State University Mentoring Program officially got underway on Thursday, September 27, 2012, on the Truman State University campus. Jamie Patrick, Boeing liaison for the program, planned a meet and greet event to give the Boeing mentors and the Truman mentees an opportunity to get acquainted and to begin […]

  • September 19, 2012

    School Hosts Bridge Ceremony    On September 10, 2012, the School of Business recognized the students who had been granted permission to enroll in upper-level accounting and business administration classes during the past year.  The sixth annual Bridge Ceremony marked the students’ transition to studies in their major courses of study.     Mindy McCubbin, a […]