Special Fall Issue Marriott Alumni Magazine 10-24-2016
Marriott Alumni Magazine, the tri-annual publication of the Marriott School of Management at Brigham Young University, showcases innovative business research, provides lifelong learning opportunities, and highlights alumni achievements. Distributed to alumni and friends around the world, the magazine boasts more than 140,000 readers and a tradition of award-winning content. ..
2016 Annual BYUMS Leadership Conference 10-19-2016
DEFINE. FOCUS. GROW. This year’s Management Society Conference, held on September 29th and 30th, was a success. We sincerely thank all of those who participated in making the conference happen and for all those who attended. Chapter leaders who attended were empowered to better define ..
The purpose of the BYU Management Society is to develop careers, provide networking opportunities, serve the community, and help build the future throughout the world. Chapters, both locally and internationally, are fulfilling this purpose in big ways! One such example is the Accra Ghana chapter. This chapter has been working hard to raise awareness of the Management Society in Ghana, both th..
The BYUMS Washington DC chapter is pleased to announce Clayton M. Christensen, Harvard Business School professor and best-selling author, will be the guest of honor at the annual gala dinner on April 23, 2015. He will receive the chapter’s Distinguished Business Leader Award and will be the keynote speaker for the evening. Dr. Christensen is the..
Welcome BYUMS Copenhagen! 03-22-2016
On March 4th the Copenhagen chapter became an active chapter in the BYU Management Society. They held a networking event at their local YSA Center in Copenhagen and had a turnout of around 16 people. David Meilsøe, who is the co-founder and CEO of Infotrust -Business Intelligence Solutions, came and spoke about ethics and entrepreneurship.
2015 Annual Leadership Conference 07-28-2015
Each year Brigham Young University Management Society organizes a leadership conference for the benefit of all BYUMS board members worldwide. These conferences are a wonderful opportunity to connect with leaders from chapters all around the world and to learn best practices for growing and leading chapters. We will have outstanding speakers this year that will help you focus your chapter on t..
The Taiwan chapter of the BYUMS sponsored a very successful leadership conference in Taipei on April 24-25th. This conference featured amazing speakers and many were in attendance allowing special networking opportunities. In addition to the 250 local professionals, chapter leaders f..
2015 London Chapter Conference 06-04-2015
On May 23 the London chapter of BYUMS held a wonderful conference. This conference featured dynamic speakers and unique learning opportunities from Elder C. Herbertson, Teppo Felin, Mick Hagen, Martin Turvey, Kevin Johnson, Adrian Bettridge, and several more. One special keynote speaker from the event was Jason Smyth. Everyone was delighted to get an insight into the world of the fastest para..
The Winter 2015 issue of Marriott Alumni Magazine is now available for iPad and iPad Mini in the App Store and online at marriottmag.byu.edu. Highlights include:
Paul Gustavson Webinar 02-05-2015
The BYU Management Society recently sponsored a webinar with Paul Gustavson speaking on "A Team of Leaders". We are proud to report that over 340 people participated from around the world! Here are some thoughts about the event from some Management Society members: "Paul focused on the six stages of a team and what it takes to become a team of leaders. I am going to ha..
Chapters Receive Excellence Awards 10-23-2013
Thirty-three chapters received awards at the Annual Management Society Leadership Conference on October 3-4, 2013. Chapters were honored for their excellence in acheiving goals in leadership, activity, service and reporting. The following chapters received the Dean's Chapter of Excellence Award: Brazil NE, Brazil-Sao Paulo, BYU-Idaho, Charlotte, Ghana, Greater Teton,..
2013 Conference Brings Leaders Together 10-23-2013
The 2013 Annual Leadership Conference of the Management Society brought in 160 chapter leaders from sixty chapters for training. The conference was held October 3-4 at Aspen Grove and at the Tanner Building on BYU campus. Keynote speakers included Robert Friedman (Fearless Branding), Kevin Hall (Power of Words), Bill O'Rourke (Ethical Leadership), and Timothy Clark (Leadership vs. M..
Singapore Chapter Activity 01-23-2013
The Singapore chapter of the BYU Management Society had a very successful activity on November 22, 2012, attracting 65 members and non-members. Dr. Brett Savage, CEO of Next Phase Leadership LLC, spoke on the topic "Let your career flourish through a phase model." During the course of his talk, he discussed the following topics: How to turn a "languishing"..
2012 Leadership Conference a Great Success 10-22-2012
The 2012 Annual Leadership Conference proved to be the best ever with nearly 200 attendees and 30 chapters getting "Chapters of Excellence" awards. Chapter leaders were uplifted and informed by outstanding keynote speakers -- Paul Gustavson and Alyson von Feldt (Running into the Wind), Jared Stewart and Sarah Stewart (the Business of Relationships), Stephen M.R. Covey (Speed of Trus..