News at Anderson

December

Thursday, December 11, 2008

Accelerate the Campaign for UCLA Anderson Now Underway

Accelerate the Campaign Forty six million dollars have been donated so far to Accelerate the Campaign for UCLA Anderson, which will raise $100 million in private funds for the school’s four strategic priorities. 

This campaign will help the school accelerate the impact of management thinking, development of future leaders, formation of global partnerships, and connection of alumni and friends.

For more information on the campaign and to learn how you can be a part of it, visit the UCLA Anderson website at www.anderson.ucla.edu/accelerate.

Featured Webinar from Alumni Career Services

December 16 - Increasing Job Security in a Tough Economy
This webinar will discuss the "Career Insurance" strategies and tactics to have in place both within your organization and externally within your field. Strategies include identifying warning signs before layoffs are made, how to become a moving target in your organization and what career action steps are necessary to take during this economic climate. More...

Video: Scientifically Proven Ways To Be Persuasive

Assistant Professor Noah Goldstein discusses his research on persuasion. Goldstein gives examples of strategies easily adapted to be more persuasive in both business and personal settings. Goldstein's book "Yes!: 50 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Persuasive" is related to his research. Watch Video...

Noah Goldstein

Goldstein

Global Recession Will Be Severe in Latin America

Professor Sebastian Edwards points out the effect the current global recession has upon Latin America. Brazil and Mexico have been hit the hardest thus far, states Edwards, but many other emerging economies are affected by the fiscal crisis in advanced countries. More...

Sebastian Edwards

Edwards

Internship Fair Seeks Participation from Entrepreneurial Companies

The UCLA Anderson Entrepreneurs Association (EA) Internship Fair will take place on January 13th.  The goal of the Fair is to match Anderson students looking for internships with entrepreneurial companies in need of talent. Students will be searching for both academic and paid internships during the winter quarter (1/13-3/20/09). The fair seeks participation from start-ups, small businesses, and other entrepreneurial companies representing a wide variety of industries and functions.

For additional information, please contact Angelina Morano.

"UC Family & Friends" Getaway

UCLA Lake Arrowhead Conference CenterThe UCLA Lake Arrowhead Conference Center & Resort is offering exclusive discounts for UCLA Anderson alumni for private getaways and family vacations. With rooms as low as $100 a night, Anderson alumni can relax with an affordable fun-filled vacation. More...

UCLA Anderson Alumni In the News

Anderson Alumni are constantly out in the forefront of business movement and news. Patrick Goodwin (‘88), Charles E. (Chuck) Harrington (‘87), Jim Matheson (‘87) and Sean Boyea (‘86) are highlighted in this month's issue for their recent accolades. More...

Alumni Profile

As Managing Director of BearingPoint, Denis Florin ('88) is an expert in energy solutions, his primary responsibility is to lead or coordinate energy engagements for BearingPoint clients – mostly, but not exclusively Fortune 500 companies. Put simply, Florin helps his clients define their energy strategies.

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Denis Florin

Florin ('88)

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