ShareBy: Kyle Barton Important inferences can be gathered from a survey recently conducted by the College of Business to understand social media habits of UMSL students. Trends in social media usage among students is clearly defined by the respondent’s age, profession or working experience, major/area of study, and other prominent […]

Social Media Survey Results: Understanding Social Media Habits on Campus


ShareBy: Kyle Barton The Executive Leadership Consortium (ELC) is a highly successful program that draws thought leaders to UMSL’s campus, which it hopes will acculturate students through exposure and interaction with said leaders. Since its founding in 2003, Managing Director Dr. Horne has produced six-speaker series to achieve the ELC’s […]

Create Your Own Opportunities


ShareBy: Kyle Barton and Chris Copithorne UMSL Business met with campus minority and diversity leaders to discuss diversity on UMSL’s campus, specifically covering the organizations available for black students to foster diversity. Deborah Burris, Chief Diversity Officer; Ashlee Roberts, Assistant Director of Student Involvement; Dr. Malaika Horne, Director of Executive […]

Diversity on UMSL’s Campus



ShareBy: Weber Shandwick St. Louis Despite the dreariness of last week’s weather, some brightness shone as marketing students, industry professionals and marketing and communications leaders gathered for the Midwest Digital Marketing Conference in downtown St. Louis. Weber Shandwick’s Digital Account & Engagement Lead Obele Brown-West led an engaging discussion on how brands and […]

Inspiration and Lessons Learned from the 2018 Midwest Digital Marketing ...


ShareBy: Andrea Siecinski Social media is a relatively new concept, but it has quickly become a way of life in this century. It is hard to break through the noise of the big platforms that are present in today’s society. Many venture in creating the greatest, new social media platform […]

New Up and Coming Social Media Platforms


ShareBy: Chris Copithorne The University of Missouri – St. Louis (UMSL) offers business students different types of resources to ensure student success. One of the best features they offer is tutoring programs and labs for students from all business-related majors. Specifically, these majors include: Accounting, Finance, Supply Chain and Analytics, […]

UMSL Tutoring and Lab Services For Business Students  



ShareBy Kyle Barton The following is an interview from the student-run podcast, ‘In Your Business: With UMSL Business‘ Midwest Digital Marketing Conference (MDMC18) is the largest digital marketing conference in the region, which is going to take place on March 27th and 28th at St. Louis Union Station. The conference […]

Learn From the Best in the Industry at #MDMC18


ShareBy: Megan Rothermich Kevia Jett-Ricketts is 30 years old and a returning learner, who works full time at E-Trailer while she is in school. Kevia is a student at UMSL’s College of Business Administration and is also part of the Pierre Laclede Honors College. She is a dear friend of […]

Why Internships Are Important: A Look Inside an Internship at ...


ShareThe following is an excerpt from a guest editorial on Supply Chain Quarterly, with research contributions by UMSL.  By: Masao Nishi Member of the Supply Chain Management and Analytic Advisory Board since 2016 & Principal of M. Nishi Strategic Advisory  In the central United States, there is a magnificent stretch of waterway […]

Wanted: A viable all-water route from Asia to the U.S. ...



ShareBy: Steve Bauer  UMSL Marketing Advisory Board Member since 2013 & Global Lead, FleishmanHillard’s Social & Innovation @SteveBauer   Time. It’s our most valuable resource. How we choose to spend it is up to each of us. But there’s a lot competing for our time… and for our attention. Studies […]

Guest Editorial: May I Have Your Attention, Please?