Business blog

  • Internship Spotlight: Joey Goldman, Junior Business Administration Major (Marketing and Management Concentrations), Communication and Philosophy & Religion Minors

    September 19, 2018

    This summer, Joey worked as a Marketing Intern with The Camogie Association in Dublin, Ireland. Camogie is an ancient Gaelic sport that is very popular in Ireland.  Joey worked at the governing body’s office.  As part of the internship, Joey managed the social media accounts, created content, designed strategies to increase reach, and guided marketing […]

  • Internship Spotlight: Austin Koster, Senior Business Administration (Finance Concentration) and Economics Major

    September 12, 2018

    Senior business administration major, Austin Koster, served as an intern with US Bank in St. Louis this past summer.  When asked about his internship, Austin shared: “Getting the internship was a process that actually began at the Truman Career Fair in the fall of 2017. I met one of the campus recruiters and had an on-campus interview […]

  • Internship Spotlight: Konner Kness, Senior Business Administration major (Marketing concentration), Communication minor

    September 7, 2018

    This summer, Konner Kness had the opportunity to work with Frito Lay in its Des Moines zone as one of eighteen sales leader interns in the Midwest Region. Konner worked on growing and developing the share of individual brands in the Frito Lay portfolio in a regional supermarket chain. As part of her internship, Konner […]

  • Bogeart Recognized for Service to Students

    August 31, 2018

    Lana Bogeart has served as the Administrative Assistant to the Dean of the School of Business (or in a similar capacity) for 18 years.  For any School of Business event, meeting, or activity, Lana is working before, during, and after to make sure it runs smoothly.  At Truman’s Opening SPAW Assembly on August 15th, Lana’s […]

  • Internship Spotlight: Jaycee Blattel, Senior Business Administration major (Management concentration) and French minor

    August 30, 2018

    This summer, Jaycee Blattel served as a Client Success intern with Sapper Consulting in St. Louis.  Jaycee worked with managers to ensure that marketing campaigns for clients were successful.  She also worked on special projects and with special computer software Sapper utilizes to help clients.  As an intern, Jaycee got to experience the unique environment […]

  • Internship Spotlight: Jade Harrison, Senior Business Administration major (Marketing concentration)

    August 23, 2018

    Senior business administration major, Jade Harrison, served as an intern with the Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology Innovation Hubs (GMIT iHubs- https://www.gmit.ie/gmit-innovation-hubs , https://www.facebook.com/gmitinnovationhubs/) in Galway, Ireland this past summer.  We asked Jade to share her experience and this is what she shared: “The iHub is an incubation center for entrepreneurs and startup companies, with a […]

  • 2018 Major’s Welcome Event

    August 17, 2018

    On Wednesday, August 16th, we had the opportunity to welcome almost 150 freshmen and transfer students to the School of Business. For their first group project as School of Business students, groups competed in four escape rooms designed to familiarize them with Violette Hall, student organizations, and the computer labs. The ultimate goal was to […]

  • Students Take FLITE

    August 1, 2018

    Three School of Business students graduated from The Boeing FLITE (Future Leaders in Thought & Experience) internship program on August 2.  The interns are Mariah Thompson, Michael Williams, and Michelle Phung.  FLITE is an inclusive Business internship opportunity offered to rising sophomores at Saint Louis University, Truman State University, University of Missouri – St. Louis, […]

  • Bullock Awarded PCAOB Scholarship

    July 31, 2018

    Abigail (Abby) Bullock, a Master of Accountancy student, has been awarded the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) Scholarship.  Abby will be awarded $10,000 to cover eligible expenses for tuition, fees, books, supplies, and equipment while enrolled at Truman.  The award is merit-based.  Abby was selected based on her demonstrated interest and aptitude in accounting […]