Graduate Business Student Competition
wo- to-five-member student teams (with two-to-three members preferred)
from graduate business programs in North Carolina's public and private
colleges will be assigned as management consultants by the Small Business
and Technology Development Center (SBTDC) to local companies. They
will be expected to identify and analyze problems confronting the company
and recommend solutions to management. Through their case report and oral
presentation, each team's work will be evaluated. The three best efforts will receive
Case assignments and brief orientation by 5 January 2009
Management consulting/case work completed by 27 March 2009
Written case reports 1 April 2009
and case documentation logs due
Oral presentations 7-8 April 2009
Awards presentation banquet Friday, 24 April 2009
It is estimated that each team member will commit 100 to 120 hours of time to
the case. A 10-15 page report and oral case presentation are required.
1st Place = $4,000 2nd Place = $2,500 3rd Place = $1,500
Please see your business school/college dean and visit www.sbtdc.org/gbsc.
2009 NC Small Business and Technology
The SBTDC is partially funded by the US Small Business Administration (SBA).