Business (Marriott School)

Mike Hendron

Education:

  • PhD, Strategic Management, University of Texas at Austin, 2008
  • MBA, , Darden Graduate School of Business, University of Virginia, 2000
  • BA, Political Science, Brigham Young University, 1996

Group Affiliations:

  • Society for Judgment and Decision Making 2007
  • INFORMS 2006
  • Strategic Management Society 2005
  • Academy of Management 2002

Selected Publications:

  • “Playing favorites: The influence of leaders’ inner circle on group processes and performance”, Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, Volume 35, Pages 1244-1257, 2009.    

Experience:

  • Other
    • Assistant Instructor, University of Texas at Austin 2005 - 2007
    • Principal & Founder, Arcwise Consulting 2001 - 2002
    • Senior Strategy Consultant, Alliance Consulting Group (Emerald Solutions) 2000 - 2001
    • Business Development Coordinator, Kanematsu USA, Inc. 1995 - 1998

Awards:

  • Dissertation Research Grant, Herb Kelleher Center for Entrepreneurship , University of Texas at Austin , 2006
  • Fred Moore Assistant Instructor Award for Teaching Excellence , University of Texas at Austin , 2006
  • Burnt Orange Apple Seed Teaching Award , University of Texas at Austin , 2005

Languages:

  • Japanese
Email Address: 

Peter Ward

Selected Publications:

  • “Urban American Indians: Predictors of father’s active and passive engagement with their children”, Social Work Research.  

  •  “Paper/Pencil versus online data collection: An exploratory study”, Journal of Leisure Research, Edition 1, Volume 46, Issue 1, Pages 84-105, 2014.       

  • “The satisfaction with family life scale.”, Marriage & Family Review Edition 5, Volume 49, Issue 5, Pages 446-463, 2013.   

  • “Positive youth development within a family leisure context: Youth perspectives of family outcomes.”, New Directions for Youth Development, Edition 130, Issue 130, Pages 29-42, 2011.  

  • “Measuring marital satisfaction: A comparison of the Revised Dyadic Adjustment Scale and the Satisfaction with Married Life Scale”, Marriage and Family Review, Edition 4, Volume 45, Issue 4, Pages 412-429, 2009.   

Presentations:

 

  • Adaptation of an Adolescent Coping Assessment for Adventure Therapy. - Outdoor Behavioral Healthcare Council - Wilderness Therapy Symposium - 2015     

  • Conceptualizing experiences: A multi-disciplinary synthesis - - Leisure Science Association Conference - 2014        Exploring Recreation-Related Venues’ Social Media Practices - - Leisure Studies Association Summer Conference - 2014     

  • Positive Youth Development: Building Life Skills through Youth Sports - NRPA - Leisure Research Symposium - 2014        Discovery of fun: Construct from perceptions of wilderness adventure experiences. - National Recreation and Parks Association - Leisure Research Symposium - 2010     

  • Influences on active family leisure and its relationship to obesity - - 2010 Congress and Exposition, National Recreation and Park Association - 2010

Office: W427 TNRB

Email Address: 

Entrepreneurial Strategy

BYU Course Code: 
M B A 669
Course Description: 

Developing and applying strategies in emerging businesses, focusing on strategic business models, capital acquisition, and competitive differentiation in new businesses, especially e-businesses. Students consult directly with businesses.

Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
Graduate course
Prerequisites Yes/No: 
Yes, there are prerequisites
CID Category: 
Innovation

Miller New Venture Leadership

BYU Course Code: 
M B A 590R
Course Description: 

Directors of the BYU Business Plan Competition learn and apply skills in leadership, governance, financial management, mentoring, and VA/Angel networking. application and faculty approval required.

Professor: 
Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
Graduate course
Prerequisites Yes/No: 
Yes, there are prerequisites
CID Category: 
Innovation

Sys Design + Implementation

BYU Course Code: 
IS 411
Course Description: 

Later phases of systems development life cycle. System architecture, user interfaces, system interface, and application design. Testing and integration. Object-oriented development.

Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
IS 401 & IS 402 & IS 403.
Prerequisites Yes/No: 
Yes, there are prerequisites
CID Category: 
Design

Intro to Entrepreneurship

BYU Course Code: 
BUS M 170
Course Description: 

Is entrepreneurship for you? Basics of entrepreneurship, its importance to society, opportunities to pursue a startup company, and impact on future careers.

Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
None.
CID Category: 
Innovation

Entrepreneurial Marketing

BYU Course Code: 
BUS M 472
Course Description: 

Marketing strategies for start-up companies. Topics include marketing to investors, internal marketing, and how to market products/services without a marketing budget.

Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
BUS M 341; or BUS M 241.
Prerequisites Yes/No: 
Yes, there are prerequisites
CID Category: 
Innovation

Entrepreneurial Management

BYU Course Code: 
EMBA 506
Course Description: 

Building the skills of entrepreneurial management; focusing on finding opportunities, people, and deals to create new value in new ventures and existing firms.

Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
None.
CID Category: 
Innovation

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