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Top 40 Business Students 2016

In this 4th year of the cooperative program between the Davis College of Business and Advantage Business Magazine, we continue to gain in momentum as North Florida’s premier private business school. It gives me great pleasure to highlight our highest performing students for 2016 as the TOP 40 approach graduation. Consistent with our mission, we… Read More »

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2015 Top 40 Talent

As a college, with enrollment growing 23% since 2011 and currently more than 900 graduate and undergraduate students, the Davis College of Business (DCOB) has created an award to recognize our students for their performance. We have selected 40 students who have excelled in the classroom while continuously developing their leadership skills. After three years… Read More »

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Capitalizing on Sports Tourism

By Todd Hall Local sport commissions and sport authorities are commonly tasked with securing funds to build and manage sport facilities, obtain sport franchises and to use sports and sporting events to boost the economic development and meet the needs of businesses and residents. Such is the case with the City of Jacksonville’s department of… Read More »

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Cutting Costs By Paying It Forward

As a business owner, you probably want employees to have more than the mandatory competencies and required education. You want employees who are diligent, confident team players who work well with others. Unfortunately, school alone does not always instill such desirable traits in employees. Future workers sometimes require training to develop and apply skill such… Read More »

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Meet the Top 40 Talent

Dependable. Hard working. Loyal. These are a few of the more common adjectives that this year’s group of the  Top 40 Students at students at Jacksonville University used to describe themselves. Team work. Empowerment. Recognition. These were the among the most frequently cited attributes of their “ideal work environment.” Family. Friends. Community service. These commitments… Read More »

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Making Sense of Millennial Mayhem

3 tips to help you maximize the next generation By Josh Pelham So much has been written about these millennial creatures. They are the generation that moves at microwave speed between normal life and the digital realm, occasionally poking their heads into the real world for some much needed air. You can already picture him.… Read More »

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Transportation and Logistics on the Move

The logistics and supply chain management industry is on the move, and the University of North Florida’s Division of Continuing Education is helping area employers keep up. UNF has helped more than 300 professionals attain a Certification in Transportation and Logistics (CTL), which helps them advance their careers while supporting their employer’s growth and the… Read More »

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Blueprint for Career Success: Building Your Online Brand

By: Linda Teza Kulka In the 24/7 world in which we now live, social networks play an increasingly larger role in a person’s job search. Recruiters and employers alike can get to know you through a few simple clicks of the mouse. Should any red flags arise in your online profiles, you could lose the… Read More »

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Local University Gaining Momentum

Jacksonville University is influencing the local business community by preparing students to succeed and helping companies to grow. In expanding its involvement in the community, JU is impacting businesses by providing real-world challenges and opportunities that its students can help solve and meet. “Our goal with the graduate school overall is to provide a forum… Read More »

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Why hire a college student

By Lindsay Marsh As a college student graduating this May, I’ve been thinking a lot about how to sell myself to potential employers. With a job market that’s already hard to navigate, I need to determine how I can differentiate myself. Hundreds of fresh, new faces will be ready and willing to take on a… Read More »

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