“Life is one big pitch, so you better start practicing.” This classic saying goes directly with our latest professional development assignment- creating and pitching our very own personal marketing plan. You might be wondering what does a personal marketing plan consist of? Well, it’s pretty much what it says- a plan on how to best … Continue reading The Art of Branding Yourself
Name: Ami Case Hometown: Siletz, Oregon Undergraduate Degree: B.S. Sociology, Business Administration Minor at the University of Oregon (GOOOOO DUCKS!) Why MAM-SSM: Upon deciding that I wanted to pursue business further, I started researching programs. I knew I wanted to stay on the West coast and while visiting a friend in Seattle, she mentioned I should check … Continue reading Student Spotlight: Ami Case
Today we had the privilege of speaking with the leaders of two social enterprises in the area. It is through opportunities like this where the "experiential" side of our program comes into play. Getting out of the classroom and onto the production floor provided need inspiration in the midst of our brainstorming for our preparation … Continue reading Exploring Social Enterprise In Our Own Backyard
Name: Riley Burden Hometown: Lynden, WA Undergraduate Degree: Psychology/ Minor in Business Extra-curricular Activities: Psi Chi (Honors Psychology), Fantasy Basketball Why MAM-SSM: I chose MAM-SSM because I thought it was amazing opportunity to expand on my interest in business. I learned further in undergrad that although psychology was an interesting field, my calling was to a business setting. Now with … Continue reading Student Spotlight: Riley Burden
After three weeks out of the country, we are back, but not to business as usual. This Module we will creating our own Social Enterprises and participating in Seattle Pacific University’s Annual Social Venture Competition. This competition invites investors and social venture experts to explore student’s complete business plans for an enterprise that will simultaneously … Continue reading So You Say You Want To Make a Social Impact?
Seattle is commonly referred to as the “Emerald City”; however, after touring the Bullitt Center I believe this nickname also comes from how “green” the city truly is. The Bullitt Center is the world’s greenest commercial office building and is located just minutes away from campus. My class and I had the opportunity to learn … Continue reading Bullitt Center Study Tour
Hello Friends! My name is Lauren Cosgrove. I love dance, art, travel, and anything turquoise. If I could fit a piano in my purse I would carry it with me wherever I go. I wish I could see every country and learn every language. I change my outfit at least five times a day depending … Continue reading Student Spotlight: Lauren Cosgrove