Presented by Bryan Edwards, Ph.D. | This session will address how motivational rewards can be used as a very effective motivational tool. Several approaches can be used to motivate employees and we examine the situations in which each of these approaches is most effective.
Metro Technology Centers, Springlake Campus, 1900 Springlake Drive, Oklahoma City
OSU economist Dan Rickman will be joined by other OSU economists and representatives from the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City and the Oklahoma Department of Commerce to discuss topics related to the Oklahoma economy. Included will be presentations on national and state economic conditions and prospects for the future. Presented by the OSU Center for Applied Economic Research in the Spears School of Business at Oklahoma State University.
Presenter: Ms. Kim McCrackin This seminar will teach participants how to write emails that maximize effectiveness and efficiency. Participants will leave the program understanding the importance of organization, consistency, and punctuation in order to achieve clarity and accuracy in email messages.
Presenter: Ms. Kim McCrackin Learn the importance of correctness and professionalism in business writing and be guided through proofreading strategies for improved business communications. Learn proofreading strategies, understand grammatical rules, and develop a consistent writing style.
The legal webinar series will be presented in a series of four sessions presented by Griffin Pivateau, J.D. Human nature creates a tendency to retaliate against those who accuse them of wrongdoing. The law, however, prohibits employers from punishing employees for exercising rights assured to them.
Offered by the the Spears School of Business at Oklahoma State University. This conference will explore the management and strategic impact big data can have on a company or organization. This cross-industry conference brings speakers from industries throughout the region to share their experience of maximizing the use of big data. Those attending the conference will learn about leading practices in using analytics in energy, financial services, healthcare, medical services, and retail. Speakers and participants will explore various issues such as data capture, data management, data analysis and the strategic use of information for decision-making that drives success in business/organizations.
The legal webinar series will be presented in a series of four sessions presented by Griffin Pivateau, J.D. Commit your company to providing a workplace free of bullying. Most employers have sexual harassment policies, but do not have one addressing bullying in the workplace. The proactive employer will realize that creating a means of addressing bullying must be a priority. In this webinar, we discuss workplace bullying, address the potential legal claims that it can generate, and outline a proposed risk management plan.
Cox Convention Center, Oklahoma City
Cox Convention Center | Oklahoma City | With the increasing risk and sophistication of cyber attacks, there is a continuous need to adapt your business strategy to protect sensitive business and personal information. This inaugural Cyber Security Conference brings national and international experts to the state and is sponsored by the Management Science and Information Systems Department and the Center for Executive and Professional Development, Spears School of Business, Oklahoma State University.
The legal webinar series will be presented in a series of four sessions presented by Griffin Pivateau, J.D. In an employment lawsuit, inevitably the plaintiff's lawyer will first request the employee handbook. Anything in the handbook can and will be used against the employer. To reduce the odds of conflict, employers must give careful consideration to the employee handbook and its contents. This webinar will contain suggestions for handbook provisions that will be useful not just in the workplace, but in the courtroom.
Business Engagement Series for Thought Leaders (BEST Leaders)- Understanding Business Analytics to Improve Company Performance Presenter: Goutam Chakraborty, Ph.D. Analytics is not IT. Analytics is not statistics. Analytics is not Mathematics. Analytics incorporates concepts and tools from all the above to help you make better decisions.
Click Hall, ConocoPhillips Alumni Center
From 2004, OSU has partnered with SAS, a leading provider of business analytics software, to offer very successful datamining and business analytics certificate programs. A primary goal of this conference is to link OSU's data mining and business analytics certificate programs and students who are trained in analytics using SAS with members of the local and regional business community. SAS Analytics Day will introduce our certificate programs to businesses and allow students and businesses to begin building their professional network.
June 5-10, 2015 A hands-on exploration program The Oklahoma State University Information Systems Technology Exploration Academy (ISyTE) is an action-packed, hands-on program designed for high school students interested in the vital intersection of business and technology. This six-day program will allow you to learn from industry leaders and current MIS students and faculty about information system practice and career possibilities.
ConocoPhillips Alumni Center, Stillwater
July 18-21, 2016 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.
3rd Annual OSU Spears School of Business golf scramble at Karsten Creek | Net proceeds from this year's event will go to the general scholarship fund for use by Spears School of Business students. Come join us for a great fun outing and bring your friends! Sponsorship opportunities are available.