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    06:00 PM to 08:00 PM

    July 24
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    July 31
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    10:00 AM to 4:30 PM

    September 3
  • Pembroke Pines Information Session
    6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    September 9

    Professional MBA Admission Event

  • Meet With a Professional MBA Advisor @ Brickell
    6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    July 24
  • Professional MBA Forum & Brunch @ Pembroke Pines
    10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

    July 26
  • Professional MBA Webinar: Choosing your MBA
    5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

    July 29

    Master of Science in International Real Estate

  • Information Session
    6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    August 11

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  • Executive MBA Leadership Reception
    6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

    July 24
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    6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

    August 20
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    6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

    September 24



Business Community Events

  • Beacon Council New Leaders Taskforce - Why Miami?

    This event is intended to provide an introduction to Miami for young professionals who are new to the area, transitioning into the business community, or just looking to get more civically involved.

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  • 2014 South Florida Business Journal 40 Under 40 Awards

    South Florida Business Journal's 40 Under 40 Awards recognizes the careers of 40 individuals under the age of 40 for their amazing achievements both in business and in the community.

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Alumni Notes April-June 2014

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Faculty Notes: April-May 2014

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X-Culture connects FIU students with international peers to grapple with real-world business challenges.

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Upcoming Events

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Jul
23

Beacon Council New Leaders Taskforce - Why Miami?

This event is intended to provide an introduction to Miami for young professionals who are new to the area, transitioning into the business community, or just looking to get more civically involved.


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Jul
31

Graduate School of Business Information Session - Modesto Maidique Campus

FIU's Graduate School of Business will host an Information Session at FIU's Modesto A. Maidique Campus for students interested in our Masters Programs. Join us for a presentation and Q & A session from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Please arrive on time, as the presentation will begin at 6:15 p.m. sharp.


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Aug
01

2014 South Florida Business Journal 40 Under 40 Awards

South Florida Business Journal's 40 Under 40 Awards recognizes the careers of 40 individuals under the age of 40 for their amazing achievements both in business and in the community.


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Aug
11

Information Session: Master of Science in International Real Estate

This is an event for anyone interested in earning a Master of Science in International Real Estate degree. Attendees will learn about admission requirements, program curriculum, career opportunities, and benefits of pursuing a master degree in real estate. Participants in the program may have the opportunity to sit in a class and ask question of current students and professors of the program.


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Aug
19

Virtual Information Session: Corporate MBA

This is an event for anyone interested in earning a fully online MBA. Attendees will learn all about the Online Corporate MBA from a real graduate and a professor.


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Sep
05

Lunch & Learn Workshop: Equity Crowd Funding

Equity Crowdfunding 101 Presenter: Heather Schwarz-Lopes Chief Strategy Officer EarlyShares.com Learning Objectives: •Discover the regulatory environment of crowdfunding platforms, various types of platforms and limitations. •Learn how to set up your business for a crowdfunding campaign. •Discover the next steps during and after the raise. Description: This session will introduce the ways you can position your startup or later stage venture to achieve a successful crowdfunding campaign. Our Entrepreneurship Workshop “Lunch & Learn” sessions will be held at FIU Downtown on Brickell on the schedule dates below from 12:00pm to 2:00pm. (Lunch is provided at 11:30am). FIU Downtown on Brickell 1101 Brickell Avenue Miami, Florida 33131 Registration for the full Entrepreneurship Workshop Lunch and Learn Sessions will allow access to all five (5) workshop sessions and an opportunity to pitch at the Shark Tank hosted on Friday, November 21st. Register for all 5 workshop sessions at a discount of $150.00/registrant. (Package discount of $30 per session).


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Sep
12

College of Business Hall of Fame Awards Dinner

The Hall of Fame was established in 1999 to recognize Florida International University College of Business alumni who achieved distinction as founders and builders of new business enterprises. This year, the college will celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Hall of Fame awards and have expanded the nomination categories to include successful business alumni who have distinguished themselves in their respective fields and have made a positive impact in the community. The anniversary will also include a weekend fill of activities for alumni and friends to enjoy. The awards demonstrate the ongoing commitment to celebrate the many accomplishments of our alumni.


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Sep
19

Lunch & Learn Workshop: The Nuts & Bolts of an Effective Growth Strategy

The Nuts & Bolts of an Effective Growth Strategy Presenter: Robert H. Hacker Adjunct Professions, FIU & MIT Sloan School of Management Managing Partner, GH Capital Partners Former CFO, One Laptop Per Child Association Learning Objectives: -Learn how to determine your customer needs. -Outline the design of your product or service. -Invent alternatives to find better solutions to today's problems. -Turn your company into a forerunner in product innovation. -Develop action plans to implement innovation in your company or start up. Description: Led by Robert H. Hacker, adjunct professor and author of Billion Dollar Company: An entrepreneur's guide to business models for high growth companies. Begin the process of developing a successful business! In this session, learn several techniques to profoundly understand the customer. Discover how to create innovative products and services to meet those needs. Our Entrepreneurship Workshop “Lunch & Learn” sessions will be held at FIU Downtown on Brickell on the schedule dates below from 12:00pm to 2:00pm. (Lunch is provided at 11:30am). FIU Downtown on Brickell 1101 Brickell Avenue Miami, Florida 33131 Registration for the full Entrepreneurship Workshop Lunch and Learn Sessions will allow access to all five (5) workshop sessions and an opportunity to pitch at the Shark Tank hosted on Friday, November 21st. Register for all 5 workshop sessions at a discount of $150.00/registrant. (Package discount of $30 per session).


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Oct
17

Lunch & Learn Workshop: New Funding Sources: A Roadmap to Financing Your Business

New Funding Sources: A Roadmap to Financing Your Business Presenter: Ricardo Newark Founder and President Newstrop Consulting Learning Objectives: -Determine when your need third party financing, how much and the use of funds. -Learn the potential sources of funding: how to identify and approach them. -The Pitch: how to engage and connect with key stakeholders. -Discover strategies in negotiating terms and conditions, ownership and control. Description: Ready to start, develop or grow your business but need the funding to do it successfully? Topics covered at this workshop will include: a review of viable funding options for your venture, third party funding sources, key considerations in valuation of your company, control and ownership; and negotiation strategies. Our Entrepreneurship Workshop “Lunch & Learn” sessions will be held at FIU Downtown on Brickell on the schedule dates below from 12:00pm to 2:00pm. (Lunch is provided at 11:30am). FIU Downtown on Brickell 1101 Brickell Avenue Miami, Florida 33131 Registration for the full Entrepreneurship Workshop Lunch and Learn Sessions will allow access to all five (5) workshop sessions and an opportunity to pitch at the Shark Tank hosted on Friday, November 21st. Register for all 5 workshop sessions at a discount of $150.00/registrant. (Package discount of $30 per session).


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Oct
31

Lunch & Learn Workshop: HR and the Growing Business

HR and the Growing Business Presenter: Janette Tarafa, PHR, GPHR Founder & President Inspire HR, Inc. Learning Objectives: -Discover the roles and responsibilities of HR in a growing organization, including: federal, state and local laws, alignment with strategic planning, and moving from founder to CEO. -Learn how to define and implement your company culture and use it to build an employment brand. -Create a comprehensive and competitive plan to identify, retain and develop top talent to spur your company's growth. -Explore HR considerations of going global, whether you're already an international company or aspiring to achieve international expansion. Description: Have you established your company's strategic plan and are now in need of the right team to take you there? Learn best practices in a time of rapid growth and leave the workshop with a competitive HR strategy to take your growing business to the next level. Discover legal considerations, how to define company culture; recruiting, training and managing talent, and the HR considerations of going global. Our Entrepreneurship Workshop “Lunch & Learn” sessions will be held at FIU Downtown on Brickell on the schedule dates below from 12:00pm to 2:00pm. (Lunch is provided at 11:30am). FIU Downtown on Brickell 1101 Brickell Avenue Miami, Florida 33131 Registration for the full Entrepreneurship Workshop Lunch and Learn Sessions will allow access to all five (5) workshop sessions and an opportunity to pitch at the Shark Tank hosted on Friday, November 21st. Register for all 5 workshop sessions at a discount of $150.00/registrant. (Package discount of $30 per session).


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