Deloitte Federal Consulting – Meet & Greet, Tuesday, January 13th, 11:30am-1:30pm, Duques Hall, 5th Floor

Deloitte Federal Consulting – Meet & Greet
Tuesday, January 13th, Stop by anytime 11:30am-1:30pm
Duques Hall, 5th Floor

Get your brain back in gear for spring classes by joining us for some treats! Reconnect with Deloitte Federal practitioners to talk about life as a Federal consultant, and what to expect for the Summer Associate recruiting process – just in time for our resume deadline. No RSVP necessary – please swing by and see us!

Resume Deadline for Strategy & Operations and Human Capital Summer Associate Positions
Friday, January 16 at 11:59pm

If you are interested in a career with Deloitte, don’t miss your chance! Apply online through GWorkSB for our Summer Associate (internship) positions. Please feel free to reach out to the Campus Recruiter, Bill Haughney, with any questions at [email protected].

Education Pioneers Graduate School Fellowship Information Session UPDATED ROOM, Tuesday, November 11, 5:00 to 6:00 pm, Duquès Hall, Room 453

Tuesday, November 11
5:00 to 6:00 pm
Duquès Hall, Room 453

Pizza will be provided

The Education Pioneers Graduate School Fellowship is a full-time, paid, 10-week program that places talented graduate students with school districts, charter school organizations, and other education organizations to tackle mission-critical consulting projects.

As a fellow, you will:

  • Work as a consultant under the guidance of an experienced manager;
  • Gain access to our robust network of alumni and partner organizations (such as KIPP, NewSchools Venture Fund, Aspire Public Schools, Teach For America, and many, many more), as well as career counseling and job placement assistance;
  • Become a part of a cohort of talented, diverse graduate students from varying backgrounds and programs, and with unique skill sets;
  • Attend and participate in workshops and professional development sessions with your cohort;
  • Receive $7,000 stipend for the 10-Week Summer Placement

During this information session, you will learn how to utilize your talent and skills to make an impact in the education sector. This presentation will cover information about our placement locations as well as unique opportunities for Business students, with ample time at the end for questions. More information can be found in the attached fliers: Education Pioneers Overview One Pager Education Pioneers_Graduate School Fellowship Description_2015

Port Authority of New York & New Jersey Information Session TONIGHT, Marvin Center, Room 302 5:00pm – 6:00pm

Port Authority of New York & New Jersey Information Session
Come join the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey to learn more about The Leadership Fellow Program (a two year rotational program where recent graduate students will rotate between 3-4 departments before being placed) as well as their Summer Internship Program.
TONIGHT! October 28th
Marvin Center, Room 302
5:00pm – 6:00pm
Click here to learn more about the Leadership Fellows Program: http://goo.gl/CJvxpM
RSVP through GWorkSB

Marriott Digital MBA Intern now available on GWorks, application due October 22nd, 11:59PM

There is a great MBA Internship opportunity with MarriottDigital! MarriottDigital has posted the MBA Internship opportunities and the Manager of this dept. has extended the deadline until next week, Wednesday, October 22 and the job posting number is: 807257.

The Digital team is seeking summer interns in the following areas:
1. strategic planning
2. product management
3. operations
4. marketing
5. business development

MarriottDigital is looking for 1st year MBA students who have an interest in the above areas. International students will be considered. A full description is below.
Continue reading Marriott Digital MBA Intern now available on GWorks, application due October 22nd, 11:59PM

STARTS TODAY, Register for 2014 GW October Global Entrepreneurship Conference in Washington, D.C.!, October 15-18

Partners for this year’s conference include the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), VISA Inc. Small Business, The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Gallup Inc., and the International Council for Small Business (ICSB). The networking opportunities over three days will be significant.

Pre-Conference – Wednesday, October 15, 2014 – USASBE Certificate in Social Entrepreneurship
Launched in 2012, USASBE’s Certificate in Social Entrepreneurship is ideally suited for faculty who are considering teaching a new course in Social Entrepreneurship or others who wish to improve a current course with state-of-the-art curriculum enhancements.

Thursday, October 16, 2014 – Productive Development Financing and Marketplace Day at IDB
Hosted at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the program offers an IDB led panel on Latin America and a marketplace in the afternoon where researchers have the opportunity to discover new data sets related to firm creation, entrepreneurship, and public policy. The Panel Study of Entrepreneurial Dynamics (PSED), Global Entrepreneurship Development Institute (GEDI), the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the U.S. Census Bureau, the Kauffman Firm Survey and more will be represented. PSED 101 and GEDI 101 training sessions will also be offered.

Friday, October 17, 2014 – Public Policy Forum
Keynote Speakers on Friday, October 17 at the GW School of Business include:
-Jim Clifton, Chairman and CEO of Gallup Inc.
-Professor G. Thomas Lumpkin, PhD, The Chris J. Witting Chair in Entrepreneurship at Syracuse University
-Kevin Lenane, Founder and CEO of Veenome
-Heekyung Min, Executive Vice President and Executive Director of Global CSV for CJ Corporation (S. Korea)

Saturday, October 18, 2014 – Research Day
The final day of the conference includes peer-reviewed empirical research presented by authors at the George Washington University School of Business. This year, the presentation tracks will focus on (1) Global (2) National and (3) Local issues related to entrepreneurship research and public policy.

Conference website

*Speakers*

Jim Clifton
Chairman and CEO of Gallup
Since 1988, Jim Clifton has served as CEO of Gallup, a global leader in consulting, public opinion research, and analytics. Under his leadership, Gallup has expanded from a predominantly U.S.-based company to a worldwide organization with 30 offices in 20 countries and regions.

 

Kevin Lenane
Founder and CEO of Veenome
Kevin founded Veenome in 2011 and has been its Chief Executive Officer since 2011. He is an experienced Mobile Product Manager and Business Development Expert with a keen sense of how location, platform and portability play into the mobile experience for businesses and consumers. He worked with clients at PointAbout including GM/OnStar, Microsoft, FEMA, The Huffington Post and various confidential military and aviation organizations.

Professor G. Thomas Lumpkin, PhD
The Chris J. Witting Chair in Entrepreneurship at Syracuse University
Professor Lumpkin is a globally recognized scholar whose research has been published in the Academy of Management Review, Academy of Management Journal, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Journal of Business Venturing, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, Journal of Management, Family Business Review and Strategic Management Journal.

Ms. Heekyung Min
Executive Vice President and Executive Director of Global CSV for CJ Corporation (S. Korea).
Prior to joining CJ, Ms. Min held various executive positions in both government and private companies with extensive experience in HR, Finance and Intercultural Management. In 2007, Heekyung acted as the Director General of the Business Opportunity Bureau at the Incheon Free Economic Zone (IFEZ) in Incheon, Korea, responsible for leading the team that supervised the development of the city while promoting Korea’s and IFEZ’s investment opportunities to the world.

*Register Today!* Registration is now open for the 2014 GW October Conference!

REMINDER NEXT WEEK: Register now for 2014 GW October Global Entrepreneurship Conference in Washington, D.C.!, October 16-18

Partners for this year’s conference include the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), VISA Inc. Small Business, The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Gallup Inc., and the International Council for Small Business (ICSB). The networking opportunities over three days will be significant.

Pre-Conference – Wednesday, October 15, 2014 – USASBE Certificate in Social Entrepreneurship
Launched in 2012, USASBE’s Certificate in Social Entrepreneurship is ideally suited for faculty who are considering teaching a new course in Social Entrepreneurship or others who wish to improve a current course with state-of-the-art curriculum enhancements.

Thursday, October 16, 2014 – Productive Development Financing and Marketplace Day at IDB
Hosted at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the program offers an IDB led panel on Latin America and a marketplace in the afternoon where researchers have the opportunity to discover new data sets related to firm creation, entrepreneurship, and public policy. The Panel Study of Entrepreneurial Dynamics (PSED), Global Entrepreneurship Development Institute (GEDI), the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the U.S. Census Bureau, the Kauffman Firm Survey and more will be represented. PSED 101 and GEDI 101 training sessions will also be offered.

Friday, October 17, 2014 – Public Policy Forum
Keynote Speakers on Friday, October 17 at the GW School of Business include:
-Jim Clifton, Chairman and CEO of Gallup Inc.
-Professor G. Thomas Lumpkin, PhD, The Chris J. Witting Chair in Entrepreneurship at Syracuse University
-Kevin Lenane, Founder and CEO of Veenome
-Heekyung Min, Executive Vice President and Executive Director of Global CSV for CJ Corporation (S. Korea)

Saturday, October 18, 2014 – Research Day
The final day of the conference includes peer-reviewed empirical research presented by authors at the George Washington University School of Business. This year, the presentation tracks will focus on (1) Global (2) National and (3) Local issues related to entrepreneurship research and public policy.

Conference website

*Speakers*

Jim Clifton
Chairman and CEO of Gallup
Since 1988, Jim Clifton has served as CEO of Gallup, a global leader in consulting, public opinion research, and analytics. Under his leadership, Gallup has expanded from a predominantly U.S.-based company to a worldwide organization with 30 offices in 20 countries and regions.

 

Kevin Lenane
Founder and CEO of Veenome
Kevin founded Veenome in 2011 and has been its Chief Executive Officer since 2011. He is an experienced Mobile Product Manager and Business Development Expert with a keen sense of how location, platform and portability play into the mobile experience for businesses and consumers. He worked with clients at PointAbout including GM/OnStar, Microsoft, FEMA, The Huffington Post and various confidential military and aviation organizations.

Professor G. Thomas Lumpkin, PhD
The Chris J. Witting Chair in Entrepreneurship at Syracuse University
Professor Lumpkin is a globally recognized scholar whose research has been published in the Academy of Management Review, Academy of Management Journal, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Journal of Business Venturing, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, Journal of Management, Family Business Review and Strategic Management Journal.

Ms. Heekyung Min
Executive Vice President and Executive Director of Global CSV for CJ Corporation (S. Korea).
Prior to joining CJ, Ms. Min held various executive positions in both government and private companies with extensive experience in HR, Finance and Intercultural Management. In 2007, Heekyung acted as the Director General of the Business Opportunity Bureau at the Incheon Free Economic Zone (IFEZ) in Incheon, Korea, responsible for leading the team that supervised the development of the city while promoting Korea’s and IFEZ’s investment opportunities to the world.

*Register Today!* Registration is now open for the 2014 GW October Conference!