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Learn to better negotiate deals and manage relationships in MGMT 7780  
December 12, 2014

In business as in life, you don’t get what you deserve. You get what you negotiate. A new management course coming to Wayne State's Oakland Center this winter will help provide students with the tools to negotiate more effectively ... in business and life. Concepts and Processes of...

WSU students tackle "Big Data Analytics Challenge"  
December 09, 2014

Students representing business, computer science and engineering competed for top honors and prizes in the School of Business’ first Big Data Analytics Challenge on Friday, November 21, in the Prentis Building. Challenged to develop innovative ways of driving prospective graduate students...

Wayne State M.B.A. team lends its expertise to Hebrew Free Loan  
December 01, 2014

From its beginnings in 1895 making $5-10 loans for clothes and coal, through its support of waves of immigrants through the first half of the 20th century, to more recent initiatives to support small businesses and college students, Hebrew Free Loan (HFL) has always adapted to meet the changing...

Wayne State University launches student managed investment fund with $100,000 endowment from Fifth Third Bank  
December 01, 2014

Next fall, students in the School of Business at Wayne State University will have direct experience in portfolio management thanks to a $100,000 endowment from Fifth Third Bank that will be used to launch a student managed investment fund (SMIF). The donation will be formally presented at a...

Economic confidence continues as Southeast Purchasing Managers Index reaches 56.8 in November  
December 01, 2014

The Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) for November is 56.8, up from 54.7 in October. Over the last five months the PMI has finished near or above 55. A PMI value above 50 generally suggests economic growth. Increases in several key indices contributed to the strong...