In The News 2014


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Is it Acceptable for Business to Downsize in December?

Fast Company shared tips from Vice President of Human Resources Don Kelly on ways HR managers can manage uncertainty when laying off employees during the holiday season in a piece for Fast Company
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Published in Fast Company, 12/18/2014 

Post University and City Institute Sign Agreement

News that Post signed an agreement to allow easy and discounted college entry to graduates of the Industrial Management & Training Institute of Waterbury ran in the Waterbury Republican-American
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Published in Waterbury Republican-American, 12/10/2014 

Ten Cities are Rebounding Faster in Job Growth than Rest of U.S.

President Don Mroz shares his insights on how businesses that are bouncing back from the “Great Recession” are approaching hiring new talent in an article for This article also ran on and Morning Sun.
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Published in, 12/5/2014 

Responding to the Need

USA Today shared Academic Program Manager for Post’s Emergency Management and Homeland Security (EMH) program David Jannetty’s insights on the need for emergency management programs at the undergraduate level in a special ‘Homeland Security’ print edition. 
Published in USA Today, 11/26/2014

Secrets of the Most Productive People Revealed

President Don Mroz authored an article on the secrets of the most productive people for Wired Innovation Insights
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Published in, 11/20/2014 

Optimizing Adjuncts in Higher Ed

Post University’s practices for managing adjunct faculty members was discussed by Vice President of Human Resources Don Kelly in an article for University Business
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Published in University Business, 11/17/2014 

Forget the Score, Post a Winner

A recap of the Post University Women’s Basketball game against the University of Connecticut Huskies ran in the Waterbury Republican-American print edition. 

Published in Waterbury Republican-American, 11/10/2014

How to Save Your Business From Yourself

Associate Faculty member Doug Brown shared his visions on what entrepreneurs need to consider from a legal standpoint when assembling a board of advisors in an Inc. Magazine article. 
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Published in Inc. Magazine, 11/1/2014

9 Ways to Stand Out at a Career Fair

The insights of Veronica Montalvo, Senior Vice President of OEI Enrollment Management, were included in a Huffington Post article on how job seekers can stand out at a career fair. 
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Published in Huffington Post, 10/31/2014

9 Career Fair Tips to Get You Hired

Veronica Montalvo, Senior Vice President, OEI Enrollment Management, discussed ways professionals can successfully attend a career fair in an article for the Nerd Wallet section of
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Published in, 10/25/14  

8 Mistakes 'Helicopter Parents' are Making with Their Kids

President Don Mroz shared his insights on how helicopter parenting can harm children’s growth for an article on P&G Everyday
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Published in P&G Everyday, 10/15/2014 

Post Women's Hoops Has Nov. 9 on Mind

A story highlighting the experience the Post Women’s Basketball team will have by facing off with Division I powerhouse UConn ran in the Waterbury Republican-American.
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Published in, 10/14/2014

Implementing an Innovative Mentorship Program in Your Organization

How to implement a mentoring program in your organization was the topic of a bylined article by Acting Dean of the Malcolm Baldrige School of Business, Chris Szpryngel, for Wired Innovation Insights.
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Published in, 10/8/2014

The Innovator's Manual: Eight Tips for Fostering Innovation

President Don Mroz discussed ways companies can strategically grow their business in a print article he wrote for the fall issue of M World, the American Marketing Association’s quarterly publication. 

Published in M World, 10/1/2014

The Secret to Increased Productivity: Taking Time Off

Take a step back and recharge to boost productivity was the professional advice President Don Mroz offered in the October issue of Entrepreneur.
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Published in Entrepreneur, 9/23/2014

To Join League's Elite, Post Must Beat Army, Navy

A preview of Post’s sprint football team season opener against Army and their season outlook was detailed in an article in the Waterbury Republican-American
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Published in, 9/18/2014

Post University Launching Emergency Management and Homeland Security Degree

A press release announcing Post’s new Emergency Management & Homeland Security degree, beginning in January 2015, ran on Business Wire
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Published in, 9/16/2014 

Is College Worth the Cost of Admission?

President Don Mroz addressed the rising cost of higher education and the return on investment of a college degree in an interview in the Huffington Post.
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Published in, 8/20/14 

New Fairfield Resident Appointed Director of International Admissions at Post University

An article ran on announcing Ruby Parker, Ph.D., as Post’s new Director of International Admissions within the University's Main Campus Admissions team.
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Published in, 8/5/14

Climbing the Federal Ladder

Government job growth and breaking into the government sector was discussed in an article for ADVANCE for NPs & PAs featuring Carole Bergeron. 
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Published in, 8/4/2014

CIOs: Create Open Communication by Asking Questions, Listening and Then Asking More Questions

Chief Information Officer Michael Statmore discussed creating open communication between IT and business in a Q&A article with the Enterprisers Project
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Published on, 8/1/14 

10 Things to do After the Job Interview

Associate Director of Career Services Debra Manente gave her take one what job seekers must do following a successful interview in a piece for This piece also ran on
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Published on, 7/21/14

Starting a Company? Six Advisors You Must Have By Your Side

Doug Brown, Associate Faculty member, bylined a piece for the Hartford Business Journal recommending advisors that entrepreneurs will need to be successful in their new business endeavors.
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Published on, 7/21/14

6 Ways CEOs, Managers Can Increase Employee Loyalty This Summer

Associate Faculty member Doug Brown provided tips for how managers and CEOs can create employee loyalty during the summer in an article he wrote for
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Published on, 7/15/14 

The Path of Hospitality

Recent Post University graduate Sabrina Paige is featured as one of the most promising Hispanic graduates in the summer issue of Hispanic Executive.
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Published on, 7/14/14

Games That Teach Toddlers About Feelings

Jill Buban, Assistant Provost for Research & Innovation, shared her insights on how parents can help toddlers understand their feelings in an article for
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Published on, 7/2/14 

Expert Advice: 8 Tips to Succeed on Your First Day of Work

Post’s Director of Career Services, Dr. Mary Rigali, PMP, offered tips on how new hires should handle themselves both in person and online when they start a new job. 
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Published in, 6/27/14 

Mannetti Takes AD Post

The Waterbury Republican-American ran an article announcing the hiring of Mike Mannetti as Post’s new Athletic Director. Mannetti served in the interim role last year and shares his vision for the future of the athletics program.
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Published on, 6/24/14

The Do-Not-Say List

Chris Szpryngel, Acting Dean of the Malcolm Baldrige School of Business, was quoted in the print edition of Job Week advising readers of phrases that should be avoided in the workplace. This article ran on several local affiliates including Summit DailyNR Today, and The Aspen Times.  
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Published in Jobs Week, 5/20/14

Attorney Timothy Moynahan Receives Honorary Degree

An announcement ran in Naugatuck Patch on Timothy Moynahan being presented with an Honorary Doctor of Letters from Post University. The University also named the law section of the university library in his honor. 
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Published on, 5/20/14

Why IT Needs to Drive the Risk Conversation

Post University CIO Michael Statmore discussed the IT department’s leading roles in risk compliance in an article for
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Published>, 5/19/14

Boosting Innovation in Any Organization: Are your 'Soft Skills' up to Par?

President Don Mroz explained how developing “soft skills” can boost innovation inside an organization in a piece he authored for
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Published on, 5/14/14 

Waterbury's Chief of Police Among Post's 1,198 Graduates

The Waterbury Republican-American ran a feature on Vernon Riddick, the Waterbury Chief of Police, upon his graduation from Post University. 
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Published on Waterbury Republican-American (, 5/11/14

Norwalk Police Chief to Earn Master's Degree Saturday

Norwalk Police Chief Thomas Kulhawik earned his Master’s Degree from Post University and The Hour published an article on his journey through the program. 
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Published on, 5/9/14

Danbury High Sports Stars Announce College Choices

Danbury High School senior Kevin Keiser announced that he will play lacrosse at Post University next season. 
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Published on, 5/8/14

Use Creativity and Collaboration to Rally Staff 

Don Mroz was quoted in an Investor’s Business Daily piece about ways to use creativity and collaboration to rally a staff. 
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Published on, 4/14/14

Sparks QB Signs Letter of Intent 

An article ran in the Daily Sparks Tribune on a high school senior signing a National Letter of Intent to play sprint football at Post University. 
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Published on, 4/1/14 

Post University Keeps Tuition Flat

A brief ran in the Hartford Business Journal on Post University’s plan to keep Main Campus tuition flat for the coming school year. 
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Published on, 3/19/14

Business Schools Flunk When CEOs Grade the Test

President Don Mroz commented on a Wall Street Journal article, “Business Schools Flunk When CEOs Grade the Test,” discussing the ever-widening gap between the skills demanded by today’s employers and our education system, and the importance of prioritizing lessons to meet the needs of employers.
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Published on, 3/18/14 

Do Performance Metrics Capture Today's Students?

Don Mroz authored an article on Performance Metrics for EvoLLLution.comexplaining why models used to gauge success and institutional performance need to expand and evolve.
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Published on, 3/17/15

7 Ways to Help Your Remote Workers Feel Like Part of the Team

Doug Brown was quoted in a Business Insider article offering ways to create a personal relationship with remote workers. This piece also appeared in Career Advisor Daily and Daily Geek. 
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Published on, 3/7/14 

College: Dawson Catching on with Post University Softball Team

Freshman softball player Kathryn Dawson was featured in an article on Seacoast Online, her hometown publication, on her recent on-field achievements. 
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Published on, 3/4/14 

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