Mgmt 491 (Tues/Thurs 9:25)

Class Schedule

 

Aug. 21 Discussion of topics and dates for course requirements

 

Aug. 23 Topics due for Ethics and Pro/Con Debate due in writing

Aug. 28 Case segment #1

Aug. 30 HOTP: Mary Beth Shipman ("Banking on the Back-to-School Crowd")

Ethics: Hilary, Henry: (securities investment industry)

 

Sept. 4 Case in-progress: Vanda, Blaine, Henry

Case segment #2

Individual in-progress case summaries due

 

Sept. 6 HOTP: Hilary Hollifield ("Is Wal-Mart Hostile To Women?" Business Week)

Different Views: Marc, Quinton (tobacco industry)

 

Sept. 11 Team Dynamics: A Myers-Briggs Analysis,

Dr. Maggie Weshner, Director of the UNCA Counseling Center

 

Sept. 13 Opportunity to work on team projects

 

Sept. 18 Case in-progress: Quinton, Ellen

Case segment #3

Individual in-progress case summaries due

 

Sept. 20 HOTP: Casey Earnhardt ("Diversity trumps the downturn" Forbes)

Ethics: Blaine, Eric: (free music downloading)

Sept. 25 Case in-progress: Vanda, Blaine, Henry

Case segment #4

Individual in-progress case summaries due

 

Sept. 27 HOTP: Quinton Arledge

Different Views: Mary Kate, Ellen, Casey (privacy at work)

 

Oct. 2 Case in-progress: Casey, Eric, Hilary

Case segment #5

Individual in-progress case summaries due

 

Oct. 4 HOTP: Mary Kate Allison ("The Best Global Brands"Business Week)

Different Views: Mary Beth, Blaine (organizational structures)

 


Oct. 9 HOTP: Marc Ludvigsen

Ethics: Marc, Quinton, Vanda (sports industry)

 

Oct. 11Fall Break

 

Oct. 16 Opportunity to work on team projects

 

Oct. 18 Guest Speaker - Charles Massey (more details to follow)

 

Oct. 23 Case in-progress: Mary Beth, Mary Kate, Marc

Case segment #6

Individual in-progress case summaries due

 

Oct. 25 HOTP: Henry Sinclair

Different Views: Hilary, Vanda (salaries)

 

Oct. 30 Ethics: Mary Kate, Ellen (age discrimination)

Case-in-progress: Casey, Eric, Hilary

 

Nov. 1HOTP: Blaine McFalls

Different Views: Henry, Eric (motivators in the workplace)

 

Nov. 6Case in-progress: Mary Beth, Mary Kate, Marc

Case segment #7

Individual in-progress case summaries due

 

Nov. 8HOTP: Ellen Steele ("Stepping Carefully" HR Magazine)

HOTP: Vanda Dy

Ethics: Mary Beth, Casey (Microsoft antitrust)

 

Nov. 13 HOTP: Eric Albee

Case-in-progress: Ellen, Quinton

Individual in-progress case summaries due

 

Nov. 15 International

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Nov. 20 International

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Nov. 22 Thanksgiving break

 

Nov. 27 Final presentation for case

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Nov. 29 Final presentation for case

 

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Dec. 4 Project Retrospective session

 

Dec. 6 Final papers due for case

 

Dec. 13 Team analysis paper due