Military & Veterans

He Was Laid off Mid-Program. He Graduated with a New Business.

When James “Opie” Fair started the Executive MBA program at Neeley, he was well-established with 11 years experience as area and branch manager for a modular building company, where he managed budgets across seven states. After working in this industry for more than 25 years, he was eager to gain knowledge that could benefit both his career and employer. He never expected to be laid off two months before his 12-year anniversary.

Neeley EMBA, 10/6/2016

Alumni, Entrepreneurship, Military & Veterans

Can't Seem to Motivate your Team? Try these 5 Simple Steps

A great leader can make all the difference in the world when it comes to a happy, productive workplace. Who wants to work in a dismal environment with a nagging boss? Who wouldn't rather work under a leader who builds us up for the things we do right?

Dr. Suzanne Carter, 5/12/2015

Alumni, Diversity, Military & Veterans

10 Amazing Things Achieved by Neeley’s Executive MBA Class of 2014

Ask any of our alumni and they’ll tell you: Neeley’s Executive MBA program is an intense, transformative, unforgettable experience. In December, we bid farewell to the Class of 2014, but thought it fitting to jot down some of the highlights from their time as Neeley Executive MBA students.

Class of 2014, 1/1/2015

Alumni, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Family, Military & Veterans, Student Experience, Work/Life Balance