News at Anderson


Monday, June 15, 2009

Save the Date! Alumni Weekend 2009, October 23-24, 2009

Connect and LearnAlumni Weekend 2009 – Friday, October 23 & Saturday, October 24 – is right around the corner.

This is the premier event for reconnecting with old friends, networking with colleagues past, present and future and taking advantage lifelong-learning opportunities available only to UCLA Anderson Alumni.

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Alumni Career Services Offers Career Programs

June Webinars
– Watch a two-part series on Targeting and Networking conducted by Kathy Ullrich ('92), Associate Director of Alumni Career Services.
– Learn how to use LinkedIn to find a job, with trade secrets from a headhunter.

Ask the Career Expert Join our weekly conference call with a career expert, to ask questions about job search, brands, resume, and more.

HIRE UCLA Anderson – Post your job opportunity on the new Parker Career Management Center Classifieds.

June 30 - Dean Olian to Provide Update on UCLA Anderson at The UC Washington Center Reception

Dean Judy Olian will answer questions and provide an update on both UCLA Anderson and UCLA at The Washington Center in Washington, D.C. The night will begin with a networking reception before the Dean takes the floor. Join fellow UCLA Anderson alumni to network and reconnect with the Anderson school. More...

Faculty Honored with Annual Teaching Awards

UCLA Anderson's Teaching Improvement Committee selected this year's annual teaching awards that were honored on June 10. The winners of the annual awards included Kevin McCardle, John de Figueiredo and Guillaume Roels. The committee is comprised of fellow UCLA Anderson faculty. More...

Professor Suggests to Cut Compensation to Avoid Layoffs

LewinDavid Lewin, the Neil H. Jacoby Chair in Management, urges businesses to cut compensation for jobs, rather than cutting the workforce. Lewin's reasons for cutting compensation include getting to the same labor-cost objective, and to preserve human capital after a recession.

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Alumni in the News

UCLA Anderson Alumni continue to prove their value across the corporate spectrum. William Newby (’79), Ronald D. Ormand (’82), Rohit Thukral (’93), Mukund Srinivasan (’00), Justin Perry (’01) and Greg Richart (’09) all recently received new appointments or honors in key positions throughout the business universe. More...