Business Acumen Calendar

Business Acumen Calendar

Events

[Note: This calendar is updated on a regular basis as new events are approved.  All event details are subject to change.]

Date

Time

Event

Location

 Now until 05/04/2021  

HCMT Senior Seminar

Duration: 1-2 hours | Students must watch the entire video and complete the accompanying quiz.  A grade of 80% or better is required to earn BAM credit.  

Blackboard Course: CBA Business Acumen Program > Pre-Recorded Videos > Fall 2020

 Asynchronous event on Blackboard

Now until 05/04/2021

 

HPC Webinar: The Science & Health Concerns of COVID-19

Duration: 1-2 hours | Students must watch the entire video and complete the accompanying quiz.  A grade of 80% or better is required to earn BAM credit.

Blackboard Course: CBA Business Acumen Program > Pre-Recorded Videos > Fall 2020

Asynchronous event on Blackboard

Now until 05/04/2021

 

HPC Webinar: Frontline of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Duration: 1-2 hours | Students must watch the entire video and complete the accompanying quiz.  A grade of 80% or better is required to earn BAM credit.

Blackboard Course: CBA Business Acumen Program > Pre-Recorded Videos > Fall 2020 

Asynchronous event on Blackboard

Now until 05/04/2021

 

HPC Webinar: Epidemiology of COVID-19

Duration: 1-2 hours | Students must watch the entire video and complete the accompanying quiz.  A grade of 80% or better is required to earn BAM credit.

Blackboard Course: CBA Business Acumen Program > Pre-Recorded Videos > Fall 2020 

 Asynchronous event on Blackboard

02/02/2021

8:00am

GameStop and Market Manipulation

Description: Panel discussion of recent events in the stock market that resulted in the sailing price of failing companies.  Panelists: Dr. Lou Pantuosco, Dr. Philip Gibson, Dr. Jimmy Cheng, and Mr. Kris Carroll

Live Virtual Zoom Event

02/03/2021

12:30pm

Understanding Consumer Snack Behavior

Description: Have you ever wondered why the snack cracker Goldfish comes in so many different flavors and shapes?  Come hear Alex McNeil, Manager of Consumer Insights for Campbell Snack Division, as she discusses various methods for collecting, analyzing, and using consumer data to help make marketing decisions. 

Live Virtual Zoom Event

02/10/2021

4:00pm

Leasing Strategies: A Schaeffler Example of the Impact of International Reporting Standard 16

Description: Schaeffler's Finance Director will review the operational implementation of International Financial Reporting Standard 16 on its business.  

Live Virtual Teams Event

02/10/2021

5:00pm

The Pandemic Job Search: Tips & Tricks for Finding a Job During COVID

Description: Hosted by WUSHRM

Live Virtual Zoom Event

02/17/2021

12:30pm

Think Like a Consumer

Description: Hands-on e-commerce activity with alum, Zack Heustess-eRetail Sales Analyst at L'Oreal. 

Live Virtual Zoom Event

03/02/2021

9:00am

SPD Conference: The Impact of COVID-19 on Business Practices and Lessons Learned in the New Normal

Description: 15th Annual Student Professional Development Conference

 Live Virtual Zoom Event

03/29/2021

7:00pm

Combating Sex Trafficking: Using Big Data Analytics to Identify Hotspot Hotels

Description: Will show the approach of using technology and big data analytics to identify hotspot hotels; Understand the recent trends of data analytics and explore future research possibilities.  

Link to Register: https://bit.ly/3w5xocM 

*Also a Cultural Event

Live Virtual Zoom Event

03/30/2021

9:00am

Anatomy of a Real Estate Deal

Description: Hosted by CREW Charlotte; Talk directly to industry professionals and learn about professional careers in the CRE industry.

Flyer (with link to register)

*May only recieve credit for attending one session.  

Live Virutal Zoom Event

03/31/2021

5:00pm

Anatomy of a Real Estate Deal

Description: Hosted by CREW Charlotte; Talk directly to industry professionals and learn about professional careers in the CRE industry. 

Flyer (with link to register)

*May only receive credit for attending one session. 

Live Virtual Zoom Event

04/06/2021

4:00pm

Expanding Your Career Opportunities: Risk Assurance & Analytics

Description: Increase your awareness of careers in risk assurance (internal audit, fraud) and analytics.  Alecz Yeager, IT Auditor at Ally and Winthrop Alumnus will discuss her experience pursuing a Minor in Risk Assurance and how it changed her career path. 

Registration Required: https://bit.ly/2QCdVQU 

Live Virutal Zoom Event

 

 

Last Updated: 3/29/21