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State Farm Financial Literacy Lab Weekly Market Wrap Up, November 18-22, 2013
Weekly Information Center Market Insight Federal Reserve officials began discussion on ways to exit or slow down the asset purchase program in 2014, leading the markets to gain short-term ground following the release of the FOMC meeting ...
Alumni Notes: November 2013
City of Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado recognized MBAF’s chairman and CEO, Tony Argiz (BAcc ’74), with a plaque from the city, congratulating the firm on its 44 years as a Miami-based business, on the occasion ...
Faculty Notes: November 2013
School of Accounting Manny Pravia (MST ’92), adjunct, presented a two-hour seminar on “U.S. International Tax Concepts” to the Valle del Cauca Chapter of the Asociación Nacional de Empresarios (ANDI) in Cali, Colombia on November 15, ...
State Farm Financial Literacy Lab Weekly Market Wrap Up, November 15, 2013
Weekly Information Center Market Insight The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 hit new highs on Friday, marking a sixth consecutive week of gains ending on 15,961.70 and 1,798.18 respectively. Furthermore, the S&P 500 Information ...
FIU Business alumnus, university trustee Gerald Grant Jr. establishes COB scholarship fund.
Gerald C. Grant Jr., a two-time graduate of Florida International University’s (FIU) College of Business who once worked two jobs while studying full-time, has pledged $1 million to help business students pursue their dreams. Grant and ...
State Farm Financial Literacy Lab Weekly Market Wrap Up, November 8, 2013
Weekly Information Center Market Insight The market has shown continuing underlying economic fundamentals, with the Bureau of Labor Statistics reporting an increase in private payrolls of 204,000 from a previous 150,000. The private employment sector signals to ...
Small Business Development Center arrives at FIU.
A new partnership with Florida International University’s (FIU) College of Business will establish a program to help local companies grow and create new jobs. Scheduled to open its doors in January 2014, the Florida SBDC at ...
Insurance expert links health to wealth in Wertheim lecture.
When an insurance guy has Donald Trump as a client, he’s worth listening to. That’s what the 75 attendees found as Richard Bernstein spoke on “Linking Health to Wealth” on October 16, 2013 as part of ...
Colombian university students visit campus for international business program.
For the first time, students from Universidad Autonoma de Occidente (UAO) in Cali, Colombia participated in an International Business Program at Florida International University (FIU). The program was delivered from October 14-18, 2013 by the ...
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Comprehensive Project Management
This program is designed to give participants practical project management professional skills and knowledge to improve their organizational project productivity. The courses are created to meet the daily challenges of project management by teaching the principles and techniques for managing projects of all sizes and degrees of complexity. The Comprehensive Project Management Certificate is an excellent preparation for the PMP® Certification, a credential that is fast becoming a career milestone in project management.
Graduate School of Business Information Session- Brickell
FIU's Graduate School of Business will host an Information Session at FIU's Brickell 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.
Entrepreneurship Empowerment Workshop: Recruiting, Hiring and Keeping the Best People
Recruiting, Hiring and Keeping the Best People This workshop will cover all you need to know about hiring smart and retaining the best people. Selection Process Ways to Generate Candidates Tools for the Interview Process Recognizing Core Competencies Interviewing Tips Hiring and Turnover Costs How to Let Someone Go Legal and Compliance Issues and More… Presenter: Suzanne Breistol Partner, Construction Connection Owner & President, FLCC, Inc. Suzanne Breistol is a partner at Construction Connection, an on-line community for the construction industry, and is owner and President of FLCC, Inc., which provides a full menu of employee-related services to firms in the industry. Suzanne has specialized in working with contractors and developers in South Florida to build their businesses through smart partnering and hiring practices for more than 15 years. She founded FLCC, Inc. in 2004 after seven previous years in the employment business with a national staffing agency. Advanced Registration: $40 ($50 at the door) For more information or to register, please visit www.entrepreneurship.fiu.edu or call (305) 779 - 9230.
Miami Open Coffee Club
FIU's Pino Global Entrepreneurship Center and MapYourStartup.co host the Miami Open Coffee Club. In need of interaction with local startups, investors and business leaders? Join us for morning coffee, mentoring and networking at our free Coffee Break Sessions hosted every 3 weeks from 7:30a.m. to 9:00a.m. For more information, please email: email@example.com or call (305) 779-9230.
Flex MBA Graduation Dinner
Flex MBA Graduation Dinner