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    Executive MBA Program

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    In the Executive MBA program, you will get a complete Anderson MBA in an experience specifically designed for working professionals. This isn't your typical part-time MBA; the Anderson Executive MBA is New Mexico's premier MBA program.

    Information Sessions

    If you're interested in an accelerated MBA focused on executive leadership and general management, consider coming to an Executive MBA Information Session.  At our information sessions, program staff will discuss the Executive MBA Program in detail, explaining everything from the application process to the lockstep, cohort style program. Current students, alumni, and faculty will be on hand to offer their insights into the program and answer any questions you may have.

    Contact Us to Learn About the Executive MBA

    Megan Hearting
    • Megan Hearting
    • Director, Talent Development
    • Phone: (505) 277-0670
    • mconner@unm.edu


  • Career & Professional Development

    Career & Professional Development Programs

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    Anderson's Career and Professional Development Programs are designed to expand your mastery of current competencies and help you develop new ones. While you won't get a grade, you will acquire new knowledge and a certificate of completion that demonstrates to others your continued desire for self-improvement.

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    Kristy Nunley
    • Kristy Nunley
    • Training Support Analyst
    • Phone: (505) 277-2525
    • nunley@unm.edu


    Spring 2015 Program Offerings

    New Media Skills 2 - Talent Skills
    Dates: Tuesdays, Mar. 24 - Apr, 14, 2015
    Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Creating Reliable Surveys
    Dates: Wednesdays, February 11 - March 4, 2015
    Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Healthcare Management
    Dates: Fridays, Feb. 27 - Apr. 21, 2015
    Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Tactical Lean
    Dates: Thursdays, Feb. 26 - Apr. 30, 2015
    Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Excel for Decision Making
    Dates: Wednesdays, Mar. 18 - Apr. 8, 2015
    Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    The Business of Art
    Dates: Tuesdays, Feb. 24 - Apr. 14, 2015
    Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Accounting for Non-Accountants
    Dates: Wednesdays, Feb. 11 - Apr. 8, 2015
    Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Mediation Certification
    Dates: Saturdays, Feb. 21 - Apr. 4, 2015
    Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Practical Project Management
    Dates: Fridays, Feb. 6 - Apr. 10, 2015
    Time: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Essentials for Managers
    Dates: Feb. 17 - Apr. 21, 2015
    Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Business Ethics - Online
    Dates: Monday, Feb. 9 - Apr. 20, 2015

  • Custom Programs

    Custom Programs & Consulting Services

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    UNM's Anderson School of Management offers a wide range of custom programs, training and consulting services that provide result-based impact with an emphasis on short term gains and long-term sustainability. We are committed to sustained growth of all of our clients and it is our mission to provide the best in quality training services by understanding their unique vision.

    List of Clients
    UNM's Anderson School of Management offers customized training services to organizations and businesses throughout New Mexico.

    Contact Us to Start Building Your Custom Program

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  • CFO Academy

    CFO Academy

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    Established in 2009, the CFO Academy is a prominent community of finance leaders and decision makers who provide trusted knowledge, pertinent resources and peer-to-peer collaboration to New Mexico’s financial professionals. We help our members become effective leaders while driving both their personal and their organizational results. Our professional network connects members with other financial professionals, valuable information, distinguished organizations and engaging discussions.

    CFO Academy Professional Development Series

    CFO Academy Professional Development Series is series of training and networking events providing continuing professional education on the latest technologies, laws, and trends in accounting and tax rules influencing financial professionals.

    Meet the Sponsor

    UNM Anderson's Executive MBA program is sponsoring the December CFO Academy event. Learn more...

  • Contact Us

    Hours of Operation

    Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

    Phone/Fax

    Phone:  (505) 277-2525
    Fax:  (505) 277-0345

    Mailing Address

    Executive and Professional Education Center
    MSC05 3090
    1 University of New Mexico
    Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

    Physical Address

    1924 Las Lomas NE
    Graduate School of Management
    Third Floor, Room 328
    Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

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    Megan Hearting
    • Megan Hearting
    • Director, Talent Development
    • Phone: (505) 277-0670
    • mconner@unm.edu


    Kristy Nunley
    • Kristy Nunley
    • Training Support Analyst
    • Phone: (505) 277-2525
    • nunley@unm.edu


Human Resource Essentials

Human Resource Essentials

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Course Information

Are you equipped to handle employee relations competently? In today’s competitive economy, organizations must use their human resources strategically in order to keep productivity at a high level. Learn to help your organization avoid costly and time consuming lawsuits, create a safe and hostile free workplace environment, implement change and more.

This engaging and motivational program covers the different functional areas that comprise the field of Human Resource Management, including talent recruitment, effective interviewing, performance management, training, and HR law. Presented by experts at the forefront of the latest developments in their field, each session focuses on the skills necessary for the job and offers practical suggestions for applying these skills in real-world situations.

Who Should Take this Course:

  • Newly-appointed human resource professionals
  • HR specialists moving from one functional area of the field to another
  • Owners, managers and directors of small and medium size organizations responsible for HR

What you will be able to do:

  • Gain the information needed to understand and participate in a variety of human resource functions and activities
  • Learn to avoid litigation and create a safe and productive workplace
  • Acquire the skills to enhance your personal effectiveness and achieve your professional career goals

How You Will Benefit:

  • Immediately improve your on-the-job performance
  • Increase your confidence and ability to handle complex human resource and employee relation law issues
  • Network and interact with peer professionals from a wide variety of organizations

Sessions:

  • What You Need to Know about Employment Law
  • Creating the Employment Relationship
  • On Boarding and Training Your Employees
  • Employment Law in Your Workplace
  • Total Rewards
  • Maintaining the Employment Relationship
  • Exiting the Employment Relationship
  • Organizational Development/Change Management