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Walgreens Bayside Business Forum to focus on disabilities in the workplace

Learn the best practices for integrating persons with disabilities in the workplace during the next Walgreens Bayside Business Forum on Friday, Nov. 22, at 7:30 a.m. sponsored by the USF St. Petersburg College of Business. It is free and open to the public. Titled “The Long Road: Employment for Persons with Disabilities,” the event will feature JR Harding, Ed.D., of … Continue reading

USFSP and LocalShops1 to present St. Petersburg mayoral forum

USF St. Petersburg will partner with LocalShops1 to present a general election forum for St. Petersburg mayoral candidates focused on economic development and the concerns of small businesses. The forum, free and open to the public, will be at 6 p.m., Sept. 10 at the USFSP University Student Center Ballroom, 200 6th Ave. S. A public reception preceding the forum … Continue reading

New global business professor ranked 10th most prolific scholar in the world

Hemant Merchant

Dr. Hemant Merchant | Photo: Chelsea Tatham '14

A USF St. Petersburg business professor has been ranked the 10th most prolific international management scholar in the world. Dr. Hemant Merchant also was ranked the fourth most prolific scholar in the United States in a study published recently in Management International Review. The rankings are based on publications appearing in the top three core International business journals from 2001 … Continue reading

Pinellas legislators hear support for College of Business, SunBay Digital Math

Pinellas legislators met at the University Student Center.

Pinellas legislators met at the University Student Center to discuss the 2013 session.

The Pinellas County Legislative Delegation met at the University Student Center Wednesday and heard strong support for the construction of a building for the College of Business and continued funding for SunBay Digital Mathematics. Interim Regional Chancellor Bill Hogarth welcomed the lawmakers to their first delegation meeting at the University Student Center. He said it has been an important addition … Continue reading