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Nike executive presents to Goddard students

Nike executive presents to Goddard students

The Weber State University Goddard School of Business & Economics presented alumnus Curt Roberts at its Annual Leadership Summit on Feb. 26. Roberts, the former vice president of global strategy for Nike, presented to a room of Goddard students. Rebecca Samford, administrative specialist to the Goddard School, said attendance was high this year. “Our Annual Leadership […]

One particular topic on the mind of many an American citizen is the minimum wage. Before the State of the Union Address, President Barack Obama made an executive order to raise the minimum wage for new federal contractors. During his speech, he encouraged legislatures to raise the minimum wage for everyone. We think that’s a […]

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Many people dream of being their own boss, deciding their own schedule and calling the shots. Starting this fall, Weber State University will have a minor for students interested in developing the skill to make this particular American dream possible. The Goddard School of Business and Economics will soon offer an entrepreneurship minor that would […]

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Ogden City residents have been seeing growth and developmental changes in the city for some time, and the city is being recognized for its efforts. The elite entrepreneurial Forbes magazine just ranked Ogden 16th on its list of the best places for business and careers in the United States. Even though over recent years the […]

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Company cites WSU as good investment

According to a recent study by Affordablecollegesonline.org, it pays to be a Weber State University student, and apparently it pays fairly well. ACO just released its 2013 “Most Affordable Colleges — Low Cost/High Salaries” list. WSU was ranked 17th out of 58 institutions. The National Center for Education Statistics shows WSU’s 2012-13 in-state tuition and fees, without […]

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For three years running, Utah has been ranked No. 10 in the State Business Tax Climate Index. The Tax Foundation constructs the index for business leaders, government policymakers and taxpayers to see how their tax systems stack up against other states. The index helps business owners to decide in which states their businesses would profit the […]

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