Business Administration / Student Resources
Career Tool Kit
The Career Tool Kit at Meredith is a series of integrated career development activities offered in several business courses which helps students gain a competitive edge in the job market.
Broyhill Business Fellows Program
The Broyhill Business Fellows Program at Meredith College prepares students for top internships and job placements through specially designed leadership and professional-development activities that complement any major field of study in the School of Business.
Meredith Accounting and Finance Association
The Meredith Accounting and Finance Association was established in 1985 for all students with an interest in the fields of accounting and finance. Informs students of current accounting and finance issues and educates them about career options.
Adviser: Mary Jane Lenard
Phone: (919) 760-8488
Society for Human Resource Management
The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is a professional society that allows students to participate in programs that will enhance job skills and networking opportunities. Meredith’s chapter consistently earned the designation as one of SHRM’s “Top Ten Chapters” in the United States.
SHRM, which is open to all business majors, is affiliated with the Raleigh-Wake Human Resource Management Association. SHRM also offers a mentor program, as well as visits to corporate sites. Other opportunities include networking, learning interview skills, and benefiting from professionals’ experiences. SHRM strives to create a link between the classroom and the professional world.
Adviser: Darren Masier
Phone: (919) 760-8473
Beta Gamma Sigma
Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) is the International honor society for students enrolled in business programs at AACSB accredited institutions. BGS is the premiere academic honor society for business administration and accounting majors at Meredith. To be selected for membership, students must be in the top 10% of the junior or senior class, or in the top 20% of the MBA class.
Adviser: Nathan Woolard
Phone: (919) 760-8130
Phi Beta Lambda
Phi Beta Lambda is the national organization for all students in post-secondary schools and colleges enrolled in programs designed to develop vocational and professional competencies for business and office occupations and business teacher education.
Adviser: Kelly Wilder
Omicron Delta Epsilon
Omicron Delta Epsilon (ODE) exists to recognize scholastic attainment and honor outstanding achievements in economics. Students are eligible to join ODE when they have completed at least 12 hours of economics courses and have high academic achievement within those courses and in their overall GPA. Membership in ODE is open to any student who is interested in economics.
Adviser: Anne York
Phone: (919) 760-8483
Business at Meredith College
Learn about the undergraduate business programs at Meredith College.
Strong Story | Angie Ramkellawan
While at Meredith, Angie Ramkellawan, '14, managed 55 of her peers as chief student adviser, was captain of the lacrosse team, and interned at Blue Cross Blue Shield of NC, where she developed a project plan for the entire internship program. She also job-shadowed a Meredith alumna who is a vice president of human resources.
$1 Million vs. 1¢
Would you rather have $1,000,000 today, or the money that you get from starting with 1 penny and doubling it every day for 30 days? Dr. Mary Jane Lenard, professor of business at Meredith College, considers this question in a minute-long video about the principle of compounding.
The Meredith Minute | How to Be a Happier Customer
In this edition of The Meredith Minute, Assistant Professor of Business Kelly Wilder explains the Expectation Disconfirmation theory
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