The Future Of Business Is
Data Intensive

August 2014
While data mining has been around for a while, the amount of data that firms are faced with is growing exponentially. No longer reliant on focus groups or customer surveys (although those tools are still useful), firms can now analyze large datasets of their customers’ previous purchases, “clicks” through a site, and responses to customized advertisements. Amazon has used this kind of information to build effective recommendation systems, while others have mined Twitter data, or used distributed information from cell phones to predict traffic slowdowns.
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Fort Worth-based Executive MBA Students Travel to China

Oct. 9, 2014
As a program component, UTA EMBA students have completed a 15-day excursion in China to network with working professionals and UTA alumni, tour significant companies, and experience the power of global business firsthand. Read about their adventure which started Friday, Oct. 10.
Read more about this unique Asian global experience model and the Graduate Certificate in Asian Business Studies offered by the UT Arlington College of Business EMBA program.

Business Alumnae Cox, Meyer finalists for Dallas CFO of the Year Awards

Sept. 19, 2014
College of Business alumnae Joan Cox (’80 B.B.A.), CFO of Head Start of Greater Dallas Inc., and Kimberly Meyer (’93 B.B.A.), CFO of Billingsley Company, were named finalists in the Dallas Business Journal’s CFO of the Year Awards competition. The awards ceremony, sponsored by the UT Arlington College of Business, will take place Friday, Oct. 17 in Dallas. Read more...