Tag: business

UW-Green Bay student Omar Al-Amerecany takes the top prize for his ‘Big Idea’

UW-Green Bay held its first student business idea competition on Thursday, March 23, 2017. Cash awards were awarded, and the top two finishers will represent UW-Green Bay at the Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament in Madison on April 22 as well as at The Pitch event at Fox Cities Stadium on May 3. Top UW-Green Bay […]

Student Business Idea Competition entry deadline, March 12

Reminder, the deadline for entry to the first UW-Green Bay student Business Idea Competition is 11:59 p.m. Sunday, March 12. Full-time UW-Green Bay students must submit a 90-second video file or YouTube link to Ryan Kauth, lecturer of entrepreneurship in the Cofrin School of Business, at kauthr@uwgb.edu by this deadline. Students will be notified within days of […]

Faculty note: Prof. Amulya Gurtu publications

Assistant Prof. Amulya Gurtu (Business Administration, Supply Chain Management) reports articles published in the following: Emissions from international transport in global supply, Management Research Review, 2017 Sustainable Supply Chains, IGI Global, 2017 A Framework for Reducing Global Manufacturing Emissions, The Journal of Environment & Development, 2016 Effects of offshore outsourcing on a nation, Sustainable Production […]

Faculty/staff note: Matt Geimer publication

Lecturer Matt Geimer (business law) recently had his article, “Default Surrogate Consent Statutes and a Possible Wisconsin Alternative,”  published in the Winter 2017 edition of the Elder Law Journal of Wisconsin, Vol. No. 27 Issue No. 1. The article compares Wisconsin to other states that have more robust default surrogate consent laws.

Prof. Meir Russ publishes paper

Prof. Meir Russ of the Cofrin School of Business published online the paper, “The Trifurcation of the Labor Markets in the Networked, Knowledge-Driven, Global Economy” – in the Journal of the Knowledge Economy. This conceptual, interdisciplinary paper negates the notion that we have, at present, one labor market for human capital, and will conjecture that […]

Save the Date: Business Idea Competition

Save the date Thursday, March 23 (4:30 to 6:30 p.m.) in Phoenix B, University Union for UW-Green Bay’s first Business Idea Competition. Students and faculty from all UWGB colleges are invited. Top entrants win cash prizes. This Competition is a potential stepping stone for top placers to represent UW-Green Bay at future opportunities including: Big […]

After the game. Plan.

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Prof. Radosevich teams with InitiativeOne to launch ‘PostGame Strategy’ for former professional athletes We have all heard the stories — former professional athletes, sometimes millionaires, find themselves penniless or having great difficulty transitioning from sports to the business world. Green Bay-based business InitiativeOne saw a need and a niche to help these athletes. But before […]

Abstracts wanted for Annual Governor’s Business Plan Contest

The 14th Annual Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest is accepting entries online for the 2017 competition until 5 p.m. Tues., Jan. 31, 2017. The contest is designed to encourage entrepreneurs in the startup stage of tech-based businesses in Wisconsin. The contest links up-and-coming entrepreneurs with a statewide network of community resources, expert advice and mentoring, management […]

‘gener8tor’ event is on campus Tuesday (Nov. 29)

The N.E.W. Venture Foundry is hosting the entrepreneurs from the gBeta (WI-college affiliated) gener8tor program to hear their pitches at UW-Green Bay from 3 to 5 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 29 in Phoenix C of the University Union. The fall cohort includes 11 companies, each of whom will present their company in five minutes, following with […]