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Anderson Offers First Ever Business Community Open House - Friday, March 4, 8AM - 6PM

February 29, 2016

(Albuquerque, NM) On Friday, March 4, the Anderson School of Management is hosting a Business Community Open House to showcase our programs for professionals and businesses in the Albuquerque community. This open house is the first of its kind, and it will feature resources for professionals, managers, entrepreneurs, and everyone in between.
The Open House will highlight Anderson’s programs for the business community including:

Small Business Institute
Consulting Services
Career Services Office
Internships & Recruitment
Career & Professional Development
Customized Training Programs
Executive Education
Anderson Alumni Association
Parker Center for Family Business
Anderson Foundation Board
Business Plan Competition
GMAT & GRE Test Prep
Boerigter Business Breakfast Program Speaker Series

Representatives from each of these departments will be available from 8:00am – 6:00pm in Anderson’s Jackson Student Center to answer questions. The open house is free and is the perfect opportunity for business leaders to find the resources to improve business plans, find a new star employee, and receive high-quality professional education.  For more information go to: https://www.mgt.unm.edu/epec/events/business-community-open-house.asp. Attendees who RSVP online will receive free parking on the UNM Campus. 

Anderson Programs

Consulting Services
The Executive & Professional Education Center works with Anderson faculty and the community’s top trainers and consultants to design customized solutions to organizational problems. Each client is partnered with an industry-expert with ample consulting experience. The Small Business Institute offers consulting services through student groups. This synergy offers low-cost solutions to local businesses while providing Anderson’s students valuable consulting experience.

Professional Development and Training
The Anderson School of Management also offers Career & Professional Development Programs to the local community. These programs are non-credit, which means that admission to UNM is not required. It also means no homework and no grades – just a place for professionals to build new skills, network with other business leaders, and beef up their résumés. Each semester, programs are offered in project management, mediation, leadership, and more. The Executive & Professional Education Center also offers Custom Training Programs for individual organizations.

Graduate Education
For professionals looking for relevant graduate programs, the Anderson School of Management offers an MBA with 10 concentrations, a Master of Accounting and a Master of Science in Information Assurance. Both programs provide in-demand skillsets at a managerial level.
The Executive & Professional Education Center also offers an Executive MBA and an MBA in Education Leadership. Bi-weekly class schedules, a lock-step curriculum, and a focus on applied leadership make it easy for busy professionals to earn a high quality education in management and leadership.

  • Community Resources
    Career Services works with the business community to recruit Anderson’s students, while preparing them for internships and jobs, both local and national
  • The Anderson Alumni Association strives to engage alumni in ways that strengthen relationships, honor accomplishments, and enhance the visibility and reputation of Anderson
  • The Business Plan Competition connects students, investors, and business leaders
  • The Parker Center for Family Business provides New Mexico’s family businesses with knowledge about family-run businesses and their unique issues
  • The Test Prep Program provides workshops and an intensive course for students interested in acing the GMAT or GRE
  • The Anderson Foundation Board is comprised of business leaders who govern the school’s nonprofit organization and support the school’s mission
  • The Boerigter Business Breakfast Program presents relevant topics of interest to Anderson's community of friends

 

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The Anderson School of Management at the University of New Mexico is dedicated to excellence in professional management education. At the Anderson School, faculty, staff, and students are committed to shaping the intellect and character of the next generation of business leaders, advancing the knowledge and practice of management, promoting economic development, and building a vibrant intellectual community that serves the highest and best interests of all our stakeholders.

The School was founded in 1947 and now offers more than a dozen concentrations at the BBA and MBA levels and is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business in the top 20% of business schools in the nation. The School is funded by the State of New Mexico and further support is generated by The Anderson School of Management Foundation. For more information, the public can visit www.mgt.unm.edu, email info@mgt.unm.edu, or call (505) 277-6471.

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