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Jul 15, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Energy Finance & Economic Analysis (OKC)
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Location: Chesapeake Energy, Oklahoma City
July 15-16, 2014 / 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. each day Presented by Betty Simkins, Ph.D. | You will learn about the energy industry and be better prepared to understand and handle decision-making using leading tools and techniques. You will gain a working vocabulary of industry related concepts and terminology. The content will be based on lectures and case studies and will prepare you for interaction with financial professionals in the energy industry. You will analyze several case studies about actual companies operating in the energy industry. Case studies are unusual in that for some situations, there may be no fixed right or wrong answers. An answer can be justified based on sound assumptions and factual information can be viewed as correct and a right answer that is not justified can be incorrect.
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Jul 15, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Lesser Known Risks in Asset Acquisition: Understanding Liabilities Beyond a Phase I Assessment
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Location: OSU-Tulsa
Instructors: Mr. Michael Lowther and Dr. Kenneth Ede Oklahoma State University Spears School of Business and Trinity Consultants are partnering to present the unique features associated with land and facility acquisition. The threat of litigation over alleged damage to the environment, human health impacts, and regulatory compliance is a very real concern. The potential for signifi cant remedial action costs is also a potential concern during any property transaction. Local permitting requirements, local air quality issues, potential environmental concerns, environmentally sensitive areas, and development planning are all issues that must be considered when acquiring property, and they can add stress to the investment process. Join us for lunch as we cover the various risks associated with property acquisitions and will discuss key steps to mitigate these risks. Participants earn .1 CEU credits.
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Jul 21,
Executive Education Partnership Program
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Location: ConocoPhillips Alumni Center, Stillwater
July 21-25, 2014 Are you wondering what you can do to help develop top management in your organization? You are invited to send leaders from your company to attend this one-week executive development program.
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Jul 28,
Governor's Executive Development Program for State Officials
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Location: ConocoPhillips Alumni Center, Stillwater
July 28-August 1, 2014 in cooperation with the State of Oklahoma Office of Human Capital Management, Oklahoma State University and the University of Oklahoma Improve your knowledge and skills and broaden your perspective in your role as a leader.
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Aug 07,
Spears School 100th Anniversary - Karsten Creek Golf Tournament - Day 1 Option
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Location: Karsten Creek
Spears School 100th Anniversary - Karsten Creek Golf Tournament
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Aug 08,
(CLOSED REGISTRATION) Spears School 100th Anniversary - Karsten Creek Golf Tournament - Day 2 Option
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Location: Karsten Creek
Spears School 100th Anniversary - Karsten Creek Golf Tournament
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Aug 12, 11:00am - 4:00pm
BEST Leaders--Critical Thinking & Innovative Decision-Making (TUL)
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Location: OSU-Tulsa
Part 1-August 12, 11 a.m.-4 p.m./Part 2-October 8, 9-11 a.m. Business Engagement Series for Thought Leaders (BEST Leaders) Presenter: Andrew Urich, J.D. Critical Thinking & Innovative Decision-Making: Both organizations and individuals profit from the ability to create value. High-value individuals have the ability to solve problems, make good decisions and create profitable ideas. This program focuses on the vital role that mindset and thinking play in developing these skills.
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Aug 24, 6:00pm
Spears School Scholarship Banquet
Location: Click Hall, ConocoPhillips OSU Alumni Center
The seventh annual Spears School of Business Scholarship Banquet will be held Sunday, August 25, 2013 at the ConocoPhillips OSU Alumni Center in Stillwater. There will be a reception at 5:30 p.m., followed by the banquet at 6 p.m.
Aug 28, 5:30pm
Freshman Business Student Leaders (FBSL) Leadership Kickoff
Spears School of Business
Location: 313 Classroom Building
The Spears School of Business hosts the Freshmen Business Student Leaders (FBSL) Leadership Kickoff event.
Sep 05,
Spears School 100th Anniversary - Tours of OSU Athletic Facility / Student Union
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Location: OSU Campus
Spears School 100th Anniversary -Tour of OSU Athletic Facilities: Gallagher-Iba Arena and selected areas of Boone Pickens Stadium -Tour of OSU Student Union [Free, but please register.]
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Sep 05,
Spears School 100th Anniversary-Groundbreaking-New Business Bldg.
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Location: OSU Campus
Spears School 100th Anniversary - Groundbreaking of the New Business Building and Special Surprise Presentation [Free, but please register.]
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Sep 05,
Spears School 100th Anniversary - Reception
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Location: Wes Watkins Center, OSU
Spears School 100th Anniversary - Reception
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Sep 06,
Spears School 100th Anniversary - Tailgate Party
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Location: North side of Business Building
Spears School 100th Anniversary - Tailgate Party Three hours before kickoff of OSU vs Missouri State football game | North side of Business Building [Free, but please register.]
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Sep 06,
100th Anniversary Tours, Groundbreaking, Reception
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Friday, Sept. 5: 100th Anniversary Celebration Tours of Student Union and OSU Athletic Facility Open House in Spears School Lobby Groundbreaking for New Business Building Reception at Wes Watkins Center Saturday, Sept. 6: Tailgate Party
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Sep 09,
Enid Entrepreneurs Inspire Bootcamp
Location: Autry Technology Center, Enid, OK
This 4-week series of modules is designed to assist entrepreneurs in the community in growing successful new ventures.
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Sep 09, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Finding and Using Your Strengths To Be A Better Leader (OKC)
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Location: Chesapeake Energy, Oklahoma City
Presented by Kenneth Eastman, Ph.D. | This session will explore how you can become more productive and effective by leveraging your talents. Content will involve how being purpose-centered, internally directed, other-focused, and externally open can achieve greater outcomes for yourself and others. After this session, participants will have a greater understanding of their strengths, how to better use their strengths at work, and how to "lift" your performance with others. This session includes the StrengthsFinder assessment for each participant.
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Sep 11,
Fourth International Conference on Engaged Management Scholarship (EDBAC)
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Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, Tulsa, OK
September 11-14, 2014 The format of this Conference follows a distinctive format whereby delegates have the opportunity to also attend a Doctoral Consortium in addition to the main Engaged Management Scholarship Conference.
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Sep 16,
Enid Entrepreneurs Inspire Bootcamp
Location: Autry Technology Center, Enid, OK
This 4-week series of modules is designed to assist entrepreneurs in the community in growing successful new ventures.
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Sep 23,
Enid Entrepreneurs Inspire Bootcamp
Location: Autry Technology Center, Enid, OK
This 4-week series of modules is designed to assist entrepreneurs in the community in growing successful new ventures.
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Sep 25, 9:00am - 4:00pm
The Power of Influence/Critical Thinking: Leading Innovation and Value Creation (TUL)
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Location: Matrix Service Company
OSU Management Development Consortium in Tulsa Presenter: Andrew Urich, J.D. The Power of Influence--This program will help you develop the skills necessary to establish and maintain a productive working relationship with both outside clients and individuals within your organization. Critical Thinking: Leading Innovation and Value Creation--High-value individuals have the ability to solve problems, make good decisions, and to create profitable ideas. This program focuses on the vital role that mindset and thinking play in the development of these skills.
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Sep 30,
Enid Entrepreneurs Inspire Bootcamp
Location: Autry Technology Center, Enid, OK
This 4-week series of modules is designed to assist entrepreneurs in the community in growing successful new ventures.
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Sep 30, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Business Etiquette Dinner
Spears School of Business
Location: TBA
Students often have to go out to a meal as part of the interview process? Do you know the proper business etiquette for a business dinner? Here is your chance to learn all the rules, get over your fears and learn out how to impress potential employers at lunch/dinner interviews. (NOTE: For Spears School of Business students only.)
Oct 17,
Big Idea Pitch and Poster Competition
Location: OSU Student Union Ballroom
A campus-wide competition to where students have a chance to present an elevator pitch and a poster about their original business service or product idea for a chance to win cash prizes.
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Nov 04, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Tulsa Business Forums presents David Brooks
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Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, Tulsa
Columnist, New York Times and Commentator, NPR & PBS Newshour Brooks is an American political commentator and the author of The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement on what drives individual behavior and decision making.
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Nov 05, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Executive Management Briefing presents David Brooks
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Location: Cox Business Convention Center
Columnist, New York Times and Commentator, NPR & PBS Newshour Brooks is an American political commentator and the author of The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement on what drives individual behavior and decision making.
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Nov 07,
Spears School 100th Anniversary - 100 for 100 Reception & Dinner
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Location: OSU Student Union
Spears School 100th Anniversary - Spears School Tributes: 100 for 100 Reception & Dinner
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Nov 12, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Enhancing Employee Motivation Through Coaching (OKC)
CENTER FOR EXEC AND PROF DEVE
Location: Chesapeake Energy, Oklahoma City
Presented by Raj Basu, Ph.D. | This seminar is designed to help you make the transition to first-line management. As organizations empower employees in great numbers, managers will need to focus more on coaching skills rather than controlling and directing. Leaders can learn how to enhance these skills in this session.
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Nov 20, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
10th Annual Oil & Gas Accounting Conference
CENTER FOR EXEC AND PROF DEVE
Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, Tulsa
CPE credit available
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Nov 20, 6:30pm
Phi Kappa Phi Banquet
Location: Student Union Ballroom
Phi Kappa Phi Banquet
Nov 21,
Three Day Startup
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3 Day Startup is an internationally recognized program that focuses on kick-starting new student-run companies. For 3 full days, students across campus pick best startup ideas, deliver prototypes, and pitch to investors.
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Nov 21, 8:00am - 5:00pm
14th Annual Accounting and Financial Reporting Conference
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Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, Tulsa
CPE credit available
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Nov 22,
Three Day Startup
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3 Day Startup is an internationally recognized program that focuses on kick-starting new student-run companies. For 3 full days, students across campus pick best startup ideas, deliver prototypes, and pitch to investors.
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Nov 23,
Three Day Startup
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3 Day Startup is an internationally recognized program that focuses on kick-starting new student-run companies. For 3 full days, students across campus pick best startup ideas, deliver prototypes, and pitch to investors.
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Dec 09, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Developing Your Emotional Intelligence (TUL) (CLOSED)
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Location: Matrix Service Company
OSU Management Development Consortium in Tulsa Presenter: Debra Nelson, Ph.D. Participants must register in this session by October 28, 2014 to complete assessment prior to program. Nearly 300 company sponsored studies have demonstrated that the secret to excellent performance at work is emotional intelligence (EI). In this session participants will learn a validated framework for emotional intelligence and will assess their own level of EI using the Emotional Competence Inventory, a 360-degree evaluation. Through a series of exercises, participants will build a personal vision and make a plan to increase their EI in order to achieve that vision and move toward excellent performance.
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Feb 07,
Veterans Entrepreneurship Program
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VEP is a unique year-long program in entrepreneurship and small business management for veterans disabled as a result of their service. During one week of the program, veterans complete a residency stay at OSU.
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Feb 08,
Veterans Entrepreneurship Program
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VEP is a unique year-long program in entrepreneurship and small business management for veterans disabled as a result of their service. During one week of the program, veterans complete a residency stay at OSU.
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Feb 09,
Veterans Entrepreneurship Program
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VEP is a unique year-long program in entrepreneurship and small business management for veterans disabled as a result of their service. During one week of the program, veterans complete a residency stay at OSU.
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Feb 10,
Veterans Entrepreneurship Program
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VEP is a unique year-long program in entrepreneurship and small business management for veterans disabled as a result of their service. During one week of the program, veterans complete a residency stay at OSU.
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Feb 11,
Veterans Entrepreneurship Program
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VEP is a unique year-long program in entrepreneurship and small business management for veterans disabled as a result of their service. During one week of the program, veterans complete a residency stay at OSU.
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Feb 12,
Veterans Entrepreneurship Program
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VEP is a unique year-long program in entrepreneurship and small business management for veterans disabled as a result of their service. During one week of the program, veterans complete a residency stay at OSU.
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Feb 13,
Veterans Entrepreneurship Program
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VEP is a unique year-long program in entrepreneurship and small business management for veterans disabled as a result of their service. During one week of the program, veterans complete a residency stay at OSU.
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Feb 14,
Veterans Entrepreneurship Program
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VEP is a unique year-long program in entrepreneurship and small business management for veterans disabled as a result of their service. During one week of the program, veterans complete a residency stay at OSU.
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Feb 15,
Veterans Entrepreneurship Program
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VEP is a unique year-long program in entrepreneurship and small business management for veterans disabled as a result of their service. During one week of the program, veterans complete a residency stay at OSU.
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Mar 11, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Executive Management Briefing presents Moira Forbes
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Location: Cox Business Convention Center
President & Publisher, ForbesWoman Forbes has interviewed power players in-depth on determining how to best lead a team and business through radical change, empowering growth, and tools required to move to the next level.
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Mar 12, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Tulsa Business Forums presents Moira Forbes
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Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, Tulsa
President and Publisher, ForbesWoman Forbes has interviewed power players in-depth on determining how to best lead a team and business through radical change, empowering growth, and tools required to move to the next level.
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Apr 02, 6:00pm
Spears School of Business 62nd Annual Honors and Awards Banquet
Spears School of Business
Location: Click Hall, ConocoPhillips OSU Alumni Centeer
The Spears School of Business 62nd Annual Honors and Awards Banquet will recognize outstanding students during the 2014-15 school year.
Apr 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
Tulsa Business Forums presents Steve Wozniak
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Location: Mabee Center, Tulsa
Chief Scientist, Fusion-io and Co-Founder, Apple Computer Wozniak is an American computer scientist best known as one of the founders of Apple and the inventor of the Apple II computer, and recently competed on ABCs Dancing with the Stars.
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Apr 07, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Executive Management Briefing presents Steve Wozniak
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Location: Cox Business Convention Center
Chief Scientist, Fusion-io and Co-Founder, Apple Computer Wozniak is an American computer scientist best known as one of the founders of Apple and the inventor of the Apple II computer, and recently competed on ABCs Dancing with the Stars.
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Apr 14,
CEO Day
Spears School of Business
Location: TBA
CEO Day is hosted by OSU's Spears School of Business to bring successful business people to the Stillwater campus so students have the opportunity to discover the challenges and issues that business leaders face, understand how CEOs chart their career paths, discover characteristics they seek in managers, interact with successful executives, and learn about their decision processes and leadership styles.
Apr 17,
SSC Presentations and End of Year Banquet
Location: SSC & Student Union Ballroom
SSC Presentations and End of Year Banquet
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Apr 23, 6:30pm
Phi Kappa Phi Banquet
Location: Student Union Ballroom
Phi Kappa Phi Banquet