June 2021 Wire Articles: page 1

PwC's incoming internship program

Corporate Partnerships: PwC

Early in Henry Miyares’ career at PwC, he made it a priority to bring other Gators with him. Now 39 years into his career and closing in on retirement, Miyares has recruited many successful Gators to the firm. As he

Ben Plotkin poses for a photo on the NYSE stock exchange floor under a sign with the Stifel trading price and analytics.

Success through service

Ben Plotkin (BSBA ’76) fondly remembers his teenage years working at his father’s lumber and hardware store in Miami in the 1960s. It was during the shifts he worked every weekend that he learned the business philosophy he’d carry forth

Robert Thomas

How can we be advocates for inclusion, diversity, equity and access?

Robert Thomas: You do promise to edit out everything, right? Andy Lord: Absolutely editing everything. Yep, it’s just gonna be a hum that’s playing over the radio waves by the time we’re done with it. We are Warrington is a

Alex Sevilla

Associate Dean, Heavener School Director Alex Sevilla to join Vanderbilt University

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – After 23 years with the University of Florida Warrington College of Business, Alex Sevilla will be joining Vanderbilt University as Vice Provost of Career Advancement & Engagement. “From undergraduate to graduate students, Alex has made a lasting

Digital atrium setting with tv screens with various company logos indicating booths students could visit at the Gator Graduate Career Fair

How Warrington’s Business Career Services transitioned career events online during the COVID-19 pandemic

The University of Florida Warrington College of Business has a longstanding culture of innovation when it comes to online education. From starting its Online MBA program in 1999 to expanding the college’s specialized master’s programs fully online in the past

Photo from below of a young woman shaking hands with another person.

The research-backed first step to making a good first impression

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – As well-known as the phrase ‘You never get a second chance to make a good first impression’ is, it’s easy to understand how significant first impressions are in our society – and how a Google search on

Philip Podsakoff

Warrington professor honored with distinguished scientific contributions award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Professor Philip M. Podsakoff, the Hyatt and Cici Brown Chair in Business, is the 2021 recipient of the Samuel J. Messick Distinguished Scientific Contributions Award, given by Division 5 (Quantitative and Qualitative Methods) of the American Psychological