Hebrews 13:5 – Let your conversation be without covetousness; and be content with such things as ye have: for he hath said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee.
Guest Venky Shankar is Coleman Professor of Marketing and director of research for the Retailing Research Center in the Mays School of Business at Texas A&M University. In this episode of “Mastering Innovation” on Sirius XM channel 111, a business radio service powered by The Wharton School, guest Venky Shankar, Professor of Marketing and Coleman Chair Professor of Marketing and Director of Research at the Center for Retailing Studies at Texas A & M University, highlights the importance of understanding and adapting to emerging consumer behaviors. GameStop is set to announce on Tuesday it has formed a GameStop Tech Institute with the Texas A & M Center for Retailing Studies in order to accelerate its high-minded goals to reimagine its stores and bring them back to life.
The GameStop Technology Institute will partner with marketing and computer science professors at the Mays School of Business, said Kelly Hollinger, newly appointed director of the A&Ms Center for Retailing Studies. The plan is to add more companies and universities as part of the institute. The academic hub for students will also serve as a venue to conduct training and recruitment programs for companies, as well as opportunities for career development. The main academic partners will be the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences and the Mays School of Business, though other academic units will participate on special projects.
1 Timothy 6:10 – For the love of money is the root of all evil: which while some coveted after, they have erred from the faith, and pierced themselves through with many sorrows.
Texas A&M plans to build a compelling, indoor/outdoor teaching lab for students, called Aplin Center. The Aplin Center will include an outdoor and indoor recreation area for students, and a retail and dining space operated by students and faculty via programs. The first floor is reportedly also going to house a Retailing Research Center, the Reynolds & Reynolds Sales Leadership Institute, five active learning pods, and a roasted coffee bar.
Faculty at the Texas A&M System schools will be involved with research and technical initiatives at NASA Johnson Space Center, technological transfer programs, and access to NASAs unique facilities and laboratories. The Space Act agreement also will enable the Texas A & M System and NASA to collaborate to promote collaborative research, technology development, education and public engagement initiatives. By joining the best minds in the Texas A & M System with the best minds at NASA Johnson Space Center, this effort supports NASAs objective of becoming a recognized leader in innovation globally for space-based science and space exploration.
Matthew 6:24 – No man can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other. Ye cannot serve God and mammon.
Through a Space Act agreement, students attending Texas A & M System schools are provided with educational exposure opportunities and real-world experiences by their interactions with subject-matter experts at NASA Johnson Space Center. Through its statewide network of 11 universities, comprehensive health sciences centers, eight public institutions, and RELLIS Campus, the Texas A & M System educates over 152,000 students each year, and makes over 24 million educational contacts through services and outreach programs. The largest student-run organization at the Mays School of Business, and fifth largest overall at Texas A & M, averages 1,000 members a year.
Ecclesiastes 5:10 – He that loveth silver shall not be satisfied with silver; nor he that loveth abundance with increase: this is also vanity.
Mays Business School is responsible for some of Texas A & M University’s largest events and programs, including Maysfest, Business Career Fair, and the Mays Exchange clothing sales. The Marketing Department in the Mays Business School, Texas A & M University, the Mays Business School, Texas A & M University, is inviting applications from candidates for a tenure-track, tenure-track, tenure-track position, beginning fall 2023 (or sooner, if possible). In addition to publishing in leading journals in the field of marketing, successful candidates are expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses, engage in all aspects of departmental activities, and contribute to the profession.
Proverbs 13:11 – Wealth gotten by vanity shall be diminished: but he that gathereth by labour shall increase.
Graduates from the Retailing Research Center receive a business degree, develop job skills, and build ethical values that promote global prosperity. The Center for Retailing Studies (CRS) at Texas A&M University serves the retail industry through undergraduate education, research, and executive engagement. Last year, North Texas University established a Center for the Study of Global Digital Retailing, which studies and answers questions regarding electronic commerce to the retail industry.
It is a work-in-progress for many retailers, with individuals discovering how shoppers behave as more technology is introduced. Right now, we are at the point where many physical retailers are going to be disrupted. Some of their businesses will be re-defined, and we are going to see consolidations and new players come along, so interesting things are coming.
Proverbs 22:7 – The rich ruleth over the poor, and the borrower is servant to the lender.
We are seeing Amazon becoming more than a retailer, it is becoming a business for everything. The retailer that succeeds will be the one that is able to capture that increased level of customer segmentation in order to deliver an even more personalised experience. The Aplin Center will provide students with transformative experiences with the new University programs in hospitality, retail studies, and food products development, featuring innovative graduate programs involving wine, fermentation processes, coffee, and food sciences.
1 Timothy 5:8 – But if any provide not for his own, and specially for those of his own house, he hath denied the faith, and is worse than an infidel.
The founders of Bucee are creating a living, learning lab that will offer transformative opportunities to students at Texas A&M University. LAKE JACKSON, Texas Texans — Bucees founder Arch Beaver Aplin III has donated $50 million to Texas A & M University, which will be used to build a learning hub for students.
Harrell, who is studying criminal justice at Texas A & M University-Commerce, has one-year tenure that ends on May 31, 2023. Guest Venky Shankars areas of expertise include digital business, marketing strategy, innovation, retail, international markets, and pricing. The masters in business administration (MBA) program debuted in 1966, and two years later, in 1968, the College was formally formed when Texas A&M received university status, with the business administration school becoming the College of Business Administration.
Proverbs 13:22 – A good man leaveth an inheritance to his children’s children: and the wealth of the sinner is laid up for the just.