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The Collat School of Business recently launched a new alumni council that will advise the dean on ways to connect and engage the school’s increasing number of young alumni in Birmingham and beyond.

IMG 6741 CROPPEDManagement professor Anthony Hood, Ph.D., is being honored with the UAB National Alumni Society’s 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award.

Meditate2When you think of meditation, what do you think of? Perhaps better focus, less stress, or calmness? For some students, it can mean better grades and a more fulfilling career.

Carter Bryars 2019Carter Bryars, principal and chief financial officer for Daniel Corporation, was recently recognized by the Financial Management Association, International for his exceptional collaborative work with UAB’s FMA student chapter.

Julio RiveraCollat professor Julio Rivera, DBA, has been selected to receive the President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching for his exceptional accomplishments in teaching. He was honored September 10 at UAB’s annual Faculty Convocation at the Hilton Birmingham.

CSOB 2Information security managers should look for patterns in how employee groups respond to incidents to better determine communication strategies.Information security within a business depends on more than an organization’s ability to successfully manage incidents on an individual basis. It should include the underlying social dynamics within employee groups, according to researchers from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

B2bWatching customer behavior online, can help salespeople identify the most optimal pricing strategy, ultimately influencing net profit.In business-to-business sales, a customer-salesperson relationship complements online channels, generating greater sales and net profit, according to a study published in the Journal of Marketing Research. The University of Alabama at Birmingham study shows that multichannel activities can enhance customer satisfaction and purchase behavior.