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Millsaps’ Else School adds data analytics certificate program

The Else School of Management at Millsaps College in Jackson has developed a Certificate in Data Analytics program that will begin in the spring. “This program will provide the training and tools to develop skills with big data that help organizations make informed decisions,” Dr. Kim Burke, dean of the Else School, said in a news release. The certificate provides ...

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Update: Millsaps Cabot Lodge Hotel to close Dec. 15

By JACK WEATHERLY The Cabot Lodge Hotel at Millsaps College is scheduled to close before the end of the year as a long-term lease to operate the hotel comes to an end. Employees of the hotel were notified by MMI Hotel Group, which manages the hotel and leases the property from the college. The Cabot Lodge sits on an approximately ...

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ALAN TURNER: Joe Donovan – Entrepreneur with community spirit

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-GEbh_tTbJY&w=560&h=315]   Joe Donovan was born in Fort Knox, Kentucky, and perhaps that may help to explain in a small way why much of what he has touched in his career has turned to gold. Currently serving as the executive director of the Mississippi Center of Non-Profits, and, as the head of the Entrepreneurial Development program at Millsaps, Joe ...

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Teach your child sound economic principles

Luckily, there are usually second chances in life. As the leader of the Mississippi Council of Economic Education, I am often asked “what is the most important thing a parent can do as it relates to financial literacy and their children?” My standard response is that you need to teach them the habit of saving and what it means to ...

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CEO Magazine ranks Else School of management at Millsaps College in top tier of MBA programs in North America

The most recent issue of CEO Magazine has ranked the Else School of Management at Millsaps College in its top tier of North American M.B.A. programs. The Else School is the only Mississippi business school listed in the top tier, which includes 20 programs. Developed by the International Graduate Forum for CEO Magazine, the rankings are based on the quality ...

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Read June 18, 2012 issue of the MBJ

>> INSURANCE INSTITUTE: Lack of codes makes Mississippi Coast … MOST VULNERABLE — By Ted Carter Also in this week’s paper: >> LAST AGAIN: Insurance Institute gives state nation’s lowest grade for hurricane-resistant structures — by Ted Carter >> REPORT: 70,000 coastal properties at risk to storm — by Ted Carter >> AGRICULTURE: Southern senators: Farm Bill boosts Midwest, leaves ...

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Millsaps named a best business school in SE

Source: Millsaps press release The Princeton Review has named the Else School of Management at Millsaps College one of the Best Business Schools in the Southeast. The education services company features the school in the new 2011 edition of its book, The Best 300 Business Schools. In its profile about the Else School, the Princeton Review editors describe the school ...

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Entrepreneurs Corner: Proving the critics wrong

The Mississippi Council on Economic Education is out to make a change in way children are educated Some critics of public education commonly point to the lack of what they refer to as “practical” education in secondary schools, by which they mean that schools do not do an effective job of preparing students for real-world economics and what it takes ...

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