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September 2018


  • September 5

    Intentional Leadership

    Chapel Hill


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    This program will push you to examine your leadership mindset and analyze how it contributes to — or limits — your leadership effectiveness. You’ll identify areas where shifting your mindset creates opportunities for new results.

    Intentional Leadership
  • September 5

    MBA Tour - Taipei

    Taipei, Taiwan

    Time: 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
    City:
    Taipei, Taiwan
    Location:
    Sheraton Grande Taipei Hotel, 12, Zhoongxiao East Road, Section 1

    Join UNC Kenan-Flagler for this exciting event in Taipei! The MBA Tour features an admissions panel, school presentations, and an MBA fair. Please visit the UNC Kenan-Flagler table during the MBA fair to chat with Brittany Craig, Associate Director of Admissions & Student Recruitment. She looks forward to seeing you there!

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  • September 5

    Consortium MAPS (MBA Application Preparation Seminar)

    San Francisco, CA

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    San Francisco, CA

    The MBA Application Preparation Seminar (MAPS) is intended to provide The Consortium prospects with “insider” knowledge in navigating the admissions/application process to be a competitive applicant for The Consortium and its member schools. Each seminar is designed to provide a platform for potential MBA applicants to learn about The Consortium’s 19 member schools, the application process, The Consortium Fellowship opportunity and the benefits of The Consortium membership.

    Agenda:
    6:00-6:30 p.m. – Registration/Check-in; Pre-Networking with Schools
    6:30-7:00 p.m. – The Consortium Presentation
    7:00-8:00 p.m. – Application Preparation Panels
    8:00-9:00 p.m. – School Networking Fair

    REGISTER
  • September 6

    Consortium MAPS (MBA Application Preparation Seminar)

    Los Angeles, CA

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Los Angeles, CA

    The MBA Application Preparation Seminar (MAPS) is intended to provide The Consortium prospects with “insider” knowledge in navigating the admissions/application process to be a competitive applicant for The Consortium and its member schools. Each seminar is designed to provide a platform for potential MBA applicants to learn about The Consortium’s 19 member schools, the application process, The Consortium Fellowship opportunity and the benefits of The Consortium membership.

    Agenda:
    6-6:30 p.m. – Registration/Check-in; Pre-Networking with Schools
    6:30-7 p.m. – The Consortium Presentation
    7-8 p.m. – Application Preparation Panels
    8-9 p.m. – School Networking Fair

    REGISTER
  • September 8

    MBA Tour - Seoul

    Seoul, South Korea

    Time: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    City:
    Seoul, South Korea
    Location:
    Intercontinental Seoul Coex, 524 Bongeunsa-ro Gangnam-gu

    Join UNC Kenan-Flagler for this exciting event in Seoul! The MBA Tour features an admissions panel, school presentations, and an MBA fair. Please visit the UNC Kenan-Flagler table during the MBA fair to chat with Brittany Craig, Associate Director of Admissions & Student Recruitment. She looks forward to seeing you there!

    More details...
  • September 10

    MBA Tour - Beijing

    Beijing, China

    Time: 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
    City:
    Beijing, China
    Location:
    Renaissance Beijing Capital Hotel, 61 Dongsanhuan Middle Road

    Join UNC Kenan-Flagler for this exciting event in Beijing! The MBA Tour features an admissions panel, school presentations, and an MBA fair. Please visit the UNC Kenan-Flagler table during the MBA fair to chat with Brittany Craig, Associate Director of Admissions & Student Recruitment. She looks forward to seeing you there!

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  • September 10

    Consortium Member School Webinar

    Online

    Time: 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    City:
    Online
    Location:
    Online

    Join Danielle Richie for this The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management member school webinar. UNC Kenan-Flagler and 4 other featured member schools will have 10 minutes to share information for prospective students. This is a great way to connect with UNC Kenan-Flagler and hear first hand about our MBA programs and the admission process.

    REGISTER
  • September 12

    Business Communication Center (BCC) - Drop-In Hours/Career Lab Debrief

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill, NC
    Location:
    Graduate Lounge

    Students are encouraged to stop by to chat about their job searches, questions they may have after Monday Career Labs, or anything job-search or communication-related. We’ll have coffee and cookies/snacks available. Even if you don’t need help with something specific, feel free to stop by to chat or hang out! These sessions will be extremely informal. Contact Courtney Wright at courtney_wright@unc.edu if you have any questions.

  • September 12

    Consortium MAPS (MBA Application Preparation Seminars)

    Washington, DC

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Washington, DC

    The MBA Application Preparation Seminar (MAPS) is intended to provide The Consortium prospects with “insider” knowledge in navigating the admissions/application process to be a competitive applicant for The Consortium and its member schools. Each seminar is designed to provide a platform for potential MBA applicants to learn about The Consortium’s 19 member schools, the application process, The Consortium Fellowship opportunity and the benefits of The Consortium membership.

    Agenda:
    6-6:30 p.m. – Registration/Check-in; Pre-Networking with Schools
    6:30-7 p.m. – The Consortium Presentation
    7-8 p.m. – Application Preparation Panels
    8-9 p.m. – School Networking Fair

    REGISTER
  • September 15

    Weekend MBA Open House

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill, NC
    Location:
    McColl Building

    Join our students for an Executive MBA class visit! This is a great way to explore the faculty and student environment at UNC Kenan-Flagler as well as the active and relevant curriculum.

    Register to Attend
  • September 17

    Financial Aid Webinar

    Online

    Time: 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    City:
    Online

    How do you finance the MBA? Anna Kerns, Assistant Director of Financial Aid and Planning for the Executive MBA Programs, explores financing options in this live online session. Receive tips on gaining corporate sponsorship. Discover different loan options. Receive step by step loan application details.

    Register to Attend
  • September 19

    Business Communication Center (BCC) - Drop-In Hours/Career Lab Debrief

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill, NC
    Location:
    Graduate Lounge

    Students are encouraged to stop by to chat about their job searches, questions they may have after Monday Career Labs, or anything job-search or communication-related. We’ll have coffee and cookies/snacks available. Even if you don’t need help with something specific, feel free to stop by to chat or hang out! These sessions will be extremely informal. Contact Courtney Wright at courtney_wright@unc.edu if you have any questions.

  • September 19

    Consortium MAPS (MBA Application Preparation Seminar)

    Atlanta, GA

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Atlanta, GA

    The MBA Application Preparation Seminar (MAPS) is intended to provide The Consortium prospects with “insider” knowledge in navigating the admissions/application process to be a competitive applicant for The Consortium and its member schools. Each seminar is designed to provide a platform for potential MBA applicants to learn about The Consortium’s 19 member schools, the application process, The Consortium Fellowship opportunity and the benefits of The Consortium membership.

    Agenda:
    6-6:30 p.m. – Registration/Check-in; Pre-Networking with Schools
    6:30-7 p.m. – The Consortium Presentation
    7-8 p.m. – Application Preparation Panels
    8-9 p.m. – School Networking Fair

    REGISTER
  • September 19

    Reception for Prospective Students in Japan

    Tokyo, Japan

    Time: 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    City:
    Tokyo, Japan
    Location:
    Shinjuku KIZENBOU 2-1-1, Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, 163-0403

    UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA alumni and prospective MBA applicants are invited to a reception in Tokyo on Wednesday, September 19. Professor Arvind Malholtra and Development Officer Carson Walburn will host the reception along with many of our MBA alumni who reside in Japan.

    Professor Malholtra will be giving a small talk about “Attracting Talent: Crafting Innovation Problem Statements” which will give you a rare glimpse of life as a MBA student at UNC. MBA alumni will be in attendance to share their unique experiences with you about living in Chapel Hill, attending Kenan-Flagler and the resources we provide.

    Light refreshments will be served. Partners are welcome. Dress is business casual. Space is limited, so please register early.

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  • September 21

    Full-time MBA Open House & Interview Day

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill, NC
    Location:
    UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, 300 Kenan Center Drive

    Register below to attend our September Open House & Interview Day! Our Open House provides prospective students with an in-depth preview of the Business School from Admissions & Student Recruitment, Career & Leadership, and other key staff members.

    This is also a great opportunity to complete your admissions interview during our On-Campus Open Interview Season. Interview slots are limited and are available on a first come, first served basis. Interviews are only valid for the current application year (2019). You can register for an interview before starting your application, but you must start your application prior to the day of your interview in order to be eligible to complete your interview. More details can be found on the registration page.

    Register to attend
  • September 22

    Poets and Quants CentreCourt - NY

    New York, NY

    Time: 12:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
    City:
    New York, NY
    Location:
    TheTimesCenter, 242 W 41st St

    Going to business school is one of the biggest investments you are going to make, both in time and money. So, you want to make sure that you meet with the top schools, learn how to shine in the competitive admissions process, and turn your MBA dreams into reality.

    • Hear from top deans and directors about the state of business education, the value of the MBA degree and its return on investment, and how schools might adapt and thrive in changing times.
    • Make your first impression utilizing the combined resources of Poets&Quants and Matt Symonds (bestselling MBA author and columnist for Forbes and The Economist) to guide you before the event even takes place.

    Meet the team of UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School during the Meet & Greet from 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM.

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  • September 24

    Inside the MBA - Admissions Fair

    San Diego, CA

    Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    City:
    San Diego, CA

    Join us for Inside the MBA (IMBA) - San Diego. IMBA is a multi-school admissions event that provides an opportunity for prospective MBA students to gain insights about MBA programs, including how to choose an MBA program and navigating the MBA admissions process. The event includes a panel discussion and the chance to meet admissions representatives and alumni from the various participating schools. Attendance is free.

    REGISTER
  • September 25

    Leading Strategic Sales Teams

    Chapel Hill


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    As a sales team leader, you have the responsibilities of any leader, with the added charge of cultivating new business every day. This program provides the knowledge, skills, and experience to develop your team and reach sales-team goals.

    Leading Strategic Sales Teams
  • September 25

    Consortium MAPS (MBA Application Preparation Seminar)

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill, NC
    Location:
    UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, Koury Auditorium and Kenan Center

    The MBA Application Preparation Seminar (MAPS) is intended to provide The Consortium prospects with “insider” knowledge in navigating the admissions/application process to be a competitive applicant for The Consortium and its member schools. Each seminar is designed to provide a platform for potential MBA applicants to learn about The Consortium’s 19 member schools, the application process, The Consortium Fellowship opportunity and the benefits of The Consortium membership.

    Agenda:
    6-6:30 p.m. – Registration/Check-in; Pre-Networking with Schools
    6:30-7 p.m. – The Consortium Presentation
    7-8 p.m. – Application Preparation Panels
    8-9 p.m. – School Networking Fair

    REGISTER
  • September 26

    Business Communication Center (BCC) - Drop-In Hours/Career Lab Debrief

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill, NC
    Location:
    Graduate Lounge

    Students are encouraged to stop by to chat about their job searches, questions they may have after Monday Career Labs, or anything job-search or communication-related. We’ll have coffee and cookies/snacks available. Even if you don’t need help with something specific, feel free to stop by to chat or hang out! These sessions will be extremely informal. Contact Courtney Wright at courtney_wright@unc.edu if you have any questions.

  • September 26

    Inside the MBA - Admissions Fair

    Denver, CO

    Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    City:
    Denver, CO

    Join us for Inside the MBA (IMBA) - Denver. IMBA is a multi-school admissions event that provides an opportunity for prospective MBA students to gain insights about MBA programs, including how to choose an MBA program and navigating the MBA admissions process. The event includes a panel discussion and the chance to meet admissions representatives and alumni from the various participating schools. Attendance is free.

    REGISTER
  • September 27

    Inside the MBA - Admissions Fair

    Salt Lake City, UT

    Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    City:
    Salt Lake City, UT

    Join us for Inside the MBA (IMBA) - Salt Lake City. IMBA is a multi-school admissions event that provides an opportunity for prospective MBA students to gain insights about MBA programs, including how to choose an MBA program and navigating the MBA admissions process. The event includes a panel discussion and the chance to meet admissions representatives and alumni from the various participating schools. Attendance is free.

    REGISTER
  • September 28

    EMBA Coffee Chat

    Raleigh, NC

    Time: 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
    City:
    Raleigh, NC
    Location:
    Caribou Coffee, Brier Creek

    A senior member of the Executive MBA staff is headed to a coffee shop near you! Please join us for an informal 30-minute chat about our Executive MBA programs. This is a great way to learn more about UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School as well as our admission process.

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  • October 1

    Marketing for Modern Customers and Markets (Online)


    Location:
    Online

    When most companies look at innovation and growth, the first thing they think about is how to develop new products and services. But the most powerful way to think about innovation and growth is to focus on customers first.

    More
  • October 1

    Negotiation & Power: The Art and Science of Persuading Others (Online)


    Location:
    Online

    The ability to negotiate is as important a business skill as it has ever been – it can be the difference between a beneficial compromise or a loss. This interactive online program will equip you with the skill set needed to negotiate with confidence and manage relationships effectively.

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  • October 1

    Strategic Decision-Making (Online)


    Location:
    Online

    An effective leader should be able to analyze multifaceted situations, make informed and responsible decisions, develop a vision, and motivate employees to come along for the ride. This interactive online program will help you develop into a well-rounded and strategic leader who can address complex problems and make individual and group decisions while overcoming biases.

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  • October 1

    Financial Analysis for Non-Financial Managers

    Chapel Hill


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    This foundational program teaches skills for making informed and effective financial decisions for your organization. If you manage a budget or oversee profit and loss, but haven’t taken a basic finance course, this program is an essential primer.

    Financial Analysis for Non-Financial Managers