HOST VENUE ADDRESS
- 4026 Maher Street, Napa, CA 94558
- Familiarity with schools and nonprofits being different than for profit businesses
- Interest in developing a system that can impact
- An understanding of the importance of Mission, Culture, Heritage, and Catholic identity
- Pre-reading and the mental agility to cut through noise to get to root causes
- Students will be able to create a data dashboard to help the school inform its decision making
- Students will understand how financial, marketing/enrollment, and strategic decisions impact the culture and future of an organization
- Students will be able to integrate theory and practice
- Students will develop metrics that help the institution prioritize programs and personnel (what to offer and what not to) to benefit student success
Company Supervising Team
Course Info & Engagement Details
|School||University of Notre Dame Mendoza College of Business|
|Engagement Format||Capstone - Small Team Consulting Project - Students work in small groups of 2-6 directly with faculty and host company project champions on developing real solutions to real-world challenges.|
|Program||College of Business|
|Course||2020 SPRING – MBA Interterm (IMPACT)|
|Students Enrolled||120 Enrolled, 2-5 per group per project|
|Meeting Day & Time||3/2 - 3/5/2019 on-site at host company|
|Student Time Commitment||1-3 Hours Per Week|
|Company Time Commitment||3-5 Hours|
|Duration||4 days (03/02/2020 - 03/05/2020)|
|Departments Involved||Data Management|
Org Culture, D&I
Reporting, Financial Planning & Analysis
There are currently no students assigned.
January 19, 2020
Student Teams Finalized. Companies provided with final roster of students that will be visiting your office to work on the interterm project.
February 7, 2020
Companies will send a formal welcome/on-boarding email to students to get them excited and ramped up for the project, which should include any pre-work/pre-reading. We’ll provide you with a template you can use when we notify you of your student roster.
March 2, 2020
OFFICIAL PROJECT LAUNCH: Students will be on-site working for the week
March 5, 2020
OFFICIAL PROJECT END: Students will present results to company leadership on-site
Key Milestones & Project Process
March 2, 2020 - Day 1 - Onsite Conversations and Data Management Thinking
After meeting with various school personnel and reviewing the various data instruments used, the team will begin answering what data should be tracked and what instruments, programs, or systems could be used to inform decision making.
Draft Data Dashboard
March 3, 2020 - Day 2 - Success Metrics
What metrics should the school use to determine success of programs to help the school determine what programs to keep and which to consider or discontinuation.
Draft Protocol of programmatic success and possible decision making tree to help determine a program’s efficacy.
March 4, 2020 - Day 3 - Financial and Strategic Management
In looking at the school’s long range financial plan, capital campaign possibilities, other financial metrics, and the school’s strategic plan, what can the school create a protocol for creating a data-driven decision culture?
Draft Data-driven decision making culture suggestions
March 5, 2020 - Day 4 - Success metrics
What overall success metrics should the school track and share widely internally and externally? How does the school know it is making an impact in the lives of students and not simply using graduation as the sole metric for excellence?