Topic: Business

Straight-Shooting Entrepreneurship Tips from the Pros at UT

May 15, 2015
So you want to be an entrepreneur?

So you want to be an entrepreneur? Great, but don't expect a normal 9-5 lifestyle. Or a steady source of income. Or even for your original idea to make it through the start-up testing ground before morphing into something completely different.

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Model Predicts Which Delinquent Credit Card Holders Will Pay

May 14, 2015
Credit Card Bills

Research from the McCombs School of Business has identified a way to accurately predict which delinquent credit card accounts will repay an outstanding balance.

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We Need to Stop Obsessing Over Tech Start-Ups

May 5, 2015
Entrepreneurship

Our economy needs more entrepreneurs. But tech startups aren’t the key.

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ExxonMobil Foundation Donates Record Matching Gift Amount

May 4, 2015
geoforce-crater-lake

The ExxonMobil Foundation has donated nearly $1.5 million to UT Austin to help boost business, engineering and geosciences programs and support the foundation’s mission to encourage women and minorities to pursue careers as scientists and engineers. 

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This Semester I’m Working On … Volunteering Abroad

April 22, 2015
Texas Global Business and Microfinance Brigades in Panama in 2013

In the second installment of this ongoing series, sophomore Ryan Pakebusch shares about his work teaching business skills around the world with Texas Global Business and Microfinance Brigades.

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