Tag: management

Faculty note: Arendt’s seismic project involvement

Lucy Arendt, Professor of Management in the Cofrin School of Business and Associate Dean of the College of Professional Studies, is involved with a federal FEMA-funded project to develop performance-based earthquake design guidelines. Arendt is a member of the project Steering Committee for the Applied Technology Council based in Redwood City, Calif. The ATC is […]

Russ op-ed: Wisconsin is in an economic slide, and recent policies are to blame

Management Prof. Meir Russ, the senior faculty member in the Austin E. Cofrin School of Business, contributed a guest column earlier this week to the Green Bay Press-Gazette opinion page. Russ uses numbers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics to document that while the average annual wage in Wisconsin has risen from $40,190 in 2009 […]

Coaching employees

Registrations are now being accepted by the Small Business Development Center for “Supervisory Management II,” a two-day management program focused on coaching employees. The offering is one of the core programs in the Supervisory Leadership Certificate. Instruction will take place Wednesday and Thursday, April 6 and 7, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Participants will […]