Marriott School News
Utah Startup Marketplace Connects Students to Startups
More than 400 students attend career fair event Thursday Mar 26 2015
Energetic and optimistic described both the students and startups present at Utah Startup Marketplace hosted by the Rollins Center.
Narcissistic Leaders Can Succeed with Humility
This type of leader (think Steve Jobs) is most effective when they admit mistakes, spotlight others' strengths Thursday Mar 26 2015
It’s no surprise that some of the most celebrated leaders in the business world also happen to be self-promoting narcissists.
2015 SEOY Continues To Showcase Great Entrepreneurs
STEM-focused student entrepreneur takes first place Thursday Mar 19 2015
The title of 2015 Student Entrepreneur of the Year and over $16,000 was awarded last week by the Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology.
Undergrad Experiences Jumpstarting Future Careers
Recent Walmart case competition one example of opportunities available to Marriott School students Thursday Mar 19 2015
Presentations in front of top executives. High-profile internships. All-expense paid trips. Through a recent collaboration with Walmart, a group of Marriott School of Management undergraduates showed that graduate students aren’t the only ones finding success landing coveted spots with well-respected companies.
BYU's MBA, Law Programs Still Among Nation's Elite
Wednesday Mar 11 2015
The folks at U.S. News & World Report released their latest round of graduate school rankings this week and BYU’s law and business schools once again showed well.
Global Supply Chain Competitions Give Students Professional Experience
Friday Mar 06 2015
Last month Brigham Young University global supply chain management students got a week off of class — but it was no vacation. Students had a break in schoolwork in order to prepare for the second annual PWC Global Supply Chain Case Competition.
2015 BMC Proves Beneficial For Student Entrepreneurs
Eleven startups split $21,000 in cash prizes Wednesday Mar 04 2015
Smart-home technology, a motion-activated toilet light, and a platform for supporting online content came out as some of the top ideas from the Business Model Competition sponsored by the Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology.
Marriott School Introduces 2015 Hawes Scholars
Friday Feb 27 2015
The Brigham Young University Marriott School of Management named 10 MBA candidates as its 2015 Hawes Scholars. The honor, which carries a cash award of $10,000, is the highest distinction given to MBA students at the school.
Mobile App Competition Showcases Student Talent
Student developers awarded a total of $15,800 for top app creations. Thursday Feb 26 2015
Brigham Young University students won a total of $15,800 in cash prizes at the Mobile App Competition hosted by the Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology.
Dynamic Road Signs Drawing Attention
Monday Feb 23 2015
BYU assistant professor Ryan Elder's research found that people react significantly faster to warning signs that depict greater movement.
BYU Places Second in International MBA Case Competition
Friday Feb 20 2015
A team of BYU MBA students took second in The Economist’s first-ever International MBA Case Competition against 23 business schools from around the world.
BYU Finance Students Place in Duff & Phelps Competition
Friday Feb 13 2015
A team of Brigham Young University undergraduates recently made the cut as runners-up in the Duff & Phelps YOUniversity Deal Challenge competition. The students’ valuation of companies earned them a trip to New York City and $2,000 each.
Ballard Center Launches New CSR-Focused Internships
Thursday Feb 12 2015
Thanks in part to the efforts of Brigham Young University students, diamond materials are on their way to becoming the corporate social responsibility world’s best friend.
BYU Accounting Team Wins EY Beam Abroad Case Competition
BYU accounting students vie for global experience Wednesday Feb 11 2015
Five Brigham Young University School of Accountancy students will be traveling to the Land of the Rising Sun as part of the grand prize for winning the fourth annual EY Beam Abroad Case Competition.
Romney Institute Professor Speaks at BYU Devotional
Wednesday Feb 11 2015
David Hart spoke on attaining our highest potential at the weekly BYU Devotional held Tuesday.
BYU Accounting Students Take Top Prize at Deloitte FanTAXtic Competition
Thursday Feb 05 2015
A team of Brigham Young University accounting students renewed the school’s tradition of success by taking home first place and $20,000 in winnings at the national Deloitte FanTAXtic Case Study Competition.
BYU Accounting Wins Again at PwC Competition
Wednesday Feb 04 2015
Another year equaled yet another win for a team from Brigham Young University at the national PwC Challenge Tax Competition.
BYU Accounting Students Provide Free Tax Assistance to Community
VITA Lab runs February 2 - March 27 Thursday Jan 22 2015
If you're worried about the cost of hiring an accountant this tax season, Brigham Young University accounting students may be able to alleviate some of that pressure.
Marriott School Clubs Prepare Students for Internships
Finance Underclassmen Academy Starts Next Week Friday Jan 09 2015
A top internship can jump-start a career, and the Marriott School’s clubs are putting students on track to land the jobs they want. By providing training and experience in networking, interviewing and writing résumés, clubs are helping students prepare for their professional experiences.
Welcome Back and Get on Track
Monday Jan 05 2015
If you're just enrolling or want to get involved, learn how to make the most of your undergraduate Marriott School experience.