University of Phoenix

University of Phoenix College of Doctoral Studies New Edition of Its Phoenix ScholarTM Academic Journal Highlights Education Innovation at the University

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Friday, September 23, 2022

University of Phoenix has released the 15th edition of the Phoenix Scholar academic research journal with a special issue dedicated to showcasing the singular focus of work being done as the preeminent university serving working adults.

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  • University of Phoenix has released the 15th edition of the Phoenix Scholar academic research journal with a special issue dedicated to showcasing the singular focus of work being done as the preeminent university serving working adults.
  • The articles in this journal span research conducted by faculty, academic administration, and the Universitys Research Centers, as well as theory-based research that drives continuous quality improvement across the Universitys administrative units.
  • The research pieces collected for this special issue of Phoenix Scholar represent a sample of the innovation at a university that has emerged from the days of COVID-19 stronger than it entered.
  • The Phoenix Scholar journal is the academic research publication of University Phoenixs College of Doctoral Studies and serves as the scholarly platform for communicating the results and outcomes of university research endeavors, and their relationship to the broader scope of learning and scholarship.

University of Phoenix Chief Operating Officer Raghu Krishnaiah Keynote at Professional Talent Development Event

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

University of Phoenix announces today that Raghu Krishnaiah, chief operating officer, will be the closing keynote speaker at the Association for Talent Development (ATD) Utah Chapters 18th Annual Workplace Learning Insights Conference, held virtually on September 21-23.

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  • University of Phoenix announces today that Raghu Krishnaiah, chief operating officer, will be the closing keynote speaker at the Association for Talent Development (ATD) Utah Chapters 18th Annual Workplace Learning Insights Conference, held virtually on September 21-23.
  • Krishnaiah will provide an address on Friday, September 23, titled Mind the (Skills) Gap Fueling Talent Engines for Growth.
  • As the Chief Operating Officer at University of Phoenix, Krishnaiah is instrumental in the transformation of the University and responsible for all operating strategy and results.
  • University of Phoenix is continually innovating to help working adults enhance their careers in a rapidly changing world.

Evolve Bank & Trust Appoints Becky Bowers as Community Bank President, Memphis

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Evolve Bank & Trust ("Evolve"), a leading financial technology solutions provider, announced today it has appointed Becky Bowers as Community Bank President, Memphis.

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  • MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Evolve Bank & Trust ("Evolve"), a leading financial technology solutions provider, announced today it has appointed Becky Bowers as Community Bank President, Memphis.
  • Bowers has more than 25 years of experience in banking
    "Becky is an extraordinary asset to Evolve," said John Freeman, President, Evolve's Banking Division.
  • Becky is the perfect person to lead our community bank efforts in the Memphis market.
  • About Evolve Bank & Trust:
    Evolve Bank & Trust , a technology-focused financial services organization and Banking-as-a-Service ("BaaS") provider, is a best-in-class financial institution offering specialized services in Open Banking , Personal and Business Banking , Mortgage , SBA Lending , Physicians Capital , Community Funding and Trust .

University of Phoenix Collaboration With American Corporate Partners Awareness Campaign Manifests Growth in Student Veterans Gaining Mentors

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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Over the last year, the University and ACP collaborated on a focused awareness campaign about the program, leading to a 39% increase in University of Phoenix student veterans pairing up in ACP mentorships.

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  • Over the last year, the University and ACP collaborated on a focused awareness campaign about the program, leading to a 39% increase in University of Phoenix student veterans pairing up in ACP mentorships.
  • In the last year, 100 student veterans at University of Phoenix were paired with mentors through the ACP program.
  • We celebrate the growth in the mentorship program this year and are actively fostering its continued growth among our student veterans.
  • To learn more about how the University of Phoenix serves the educational goals of military and student veterans, click here .

University of Phoenix Vice President of Data Strategy and Solutions Veena Nayak to Speak at CDAO APEX West 2022

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Monday, September 19, 2022

University of Phoenix announces that Veena Nayak, Vice President of Data Strategy and Solutions at University of Phoenix, is a confirmed speaker at the Chief Data and Analytics Officers (CDAO) APEX West 2022 conference held at Hilton Scottsdale Resorts & Villas in Scottsdale, AZ, from September 19-20, 2022.

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  • University of Phoenix announces that Veena Nayak, Vice President of Data Strategy and Solutions at University of Phoenix, is a confirmed speaker at the Chief Data and Analytics Officers (CDAO) APEX West 2022 conference held at Hilton Scottsdale Resorts & Villas in Scottsdale, AZ, from September 19-20, 2022.
  • Nayak will be speaking on an expert panel on the topic of Structuring Data Management Teams for High-Performance.
  • The CDAO APEX West 2022 conference is exclusively designed for the cutting-edge data and analytics leader, focused on aligning data strategy with digital transformation, leveraging data analytics to increase business value and spearheading a data-driven culture that utilizes data as an engine for growth.
  • In her role as vice president of Data Strategy and Solutions at University of Phoenix, she leads the enterprise data strategy and data products family, developing innovative solutions in data management, governance and analytics using Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.

University of Phoenix Employee Resource Group Leadership Selected as Rising Star by ALPFA

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Wednesday, September 14, 2022

University of Phoenix is pleased to share that Angela Salazar, Financial Aid officer, and Lead for La Fuerza, the University of Phoenix Hispanic employee resource group (ERG), was selected as an honoree of the 2021 Rising Star Award by Association of Latino Professionals For America (ALPFA), at its national conference, held August 7-11, 2022.

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  • University of Phoenix is pleased to share that Angela Salazar, Financial Aid officer, and Lead for La Fuerza, the University of Phoenix Hispanic employee resource group (ERG), was selected as an honoree of the 2021 Rising Star Award by Association of Latino Professionals For America (ALPFA), at its national conference, held August 7-11, 2022.
  • Angela is a servant leader, both inside the University of Phoenix community and out, states Julie Fink, vice president of Human Resources at University of Phoenix.
  • Salazar joined ALPFA Phoenix Chapter in 2019, where she volunteered as a mentor, and began serving as Community Affairs Director in 2020.
  • She is a nominee for the 2022 Athena Awards by the Greater Phoenix Chamber for her exceptional work as Community Affairs director with ALPFA Phoenix Chapter.

University of Phoenix Hosts Educational Equity Webinar on Practical Applications of Emerging Field of Global Inclusion

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Tuesday, September 13, 2022

University of Phoenix is holding the newest webinar in its Educational Equity Webinar Series, titled Global Inclusion: Practical applications of a meta approach to create a more equitable world, on September 15 at 11:00am PDT.

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  • University of Phoenix is holding the newest webinar in its Educational Equity Webinar Series, titled Global Inclusion: Practical applications of a meta approach to create a more equitable world, on September 15 at 11:00am PDT.
  • Bert Vercamer of Global Inclusion leads this webinar to consider how society deals with difference, or, in other words, how individuals deal with people who think and behave differently from themselves?
  • In his work he combines intercultural learning focused on the global, and diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging work focused on domestic diversity, under the banner of Global Inclusion.
  • The discussion will be hosted by Tondra Richardson, MBA, director of Student Diversity & Inclusion, and Saray Lopez, MBA, director, Student Diversity & Inclusion, both with the Office of Educational Equity at University of Phoenix.

Betterworks Promotes Employee Performance in the Flow of Work With New Frictionless Integrations With Office 365 and G Suite Apps

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Tuesday, September 13, 2022

MENLO PARK, Calif., Sept. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Betterworks, a leader in modern performance management solutions, today announced integrations with multiple Office 365 and G Suite applications that allow employees to quickly and easily manage their performance from the applications they use everyday. Plug-ins for these essential productivity tools - Microsoft Teams, Outlook, Excel, and Google Workspace - enable employees to have more meaningful conversations with their managers including regular check-ins, goal progress updates, feedback and recognition -- all within the flow of work.

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  • Connect their sales or project targets in Excel 365 or Sheets to their key results milestones to save time and eliminate redundancy.
  • Betterworks reinvents performance management to be more employee-centric and lightweight, making the experience of work more engaging and rewarding for both employees and their managers.
  • Central to the Betterworks technology are Betterworks' "flow-of-work" integrations, which bring the power of Betterworks right into the applications that employees use everyday.
  • Betterworks integrations with Microsoft Teams, Outlook, Excel 365, Google Sheets, and Gmail are currently available at no additional cost to Betterworks customers.

University of Phoenix Vice Provost Doris Savron to Keynote Professional Women’s Alliance Event

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Monday, September 12, 2022

University of Phoenix announces today that Doris Savron, Vice Provost of University of Phoenix, will be the keynote speaker at the Greater Phoenix Chambers Professional Women's Alliance Finding and Amplifying Your Voice event.

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  • University of Phoenix announces today that Doris Savron, Vice Provost of University of Phoenix, will be the keynote speaker at the Greater Phoenix Chambers Professional Women's Alliance Finding and Amplifying Your Voice event.
  • The special event will be held at Seasons 52 in Phoenix, AZ, on September 13, 2022 at 11:00am PDT.
  • This month, Savron will share strategies for female professionals to increase their effectiveness in leadership positions while maintaining authenticity.
  • In her role as vice provost of University of Phoenix, she oversees strategy for degree, certificate and course offerings, design of curriculum and student learning outcomes for the University.

University of Phoenix College of Doctoral Studies Leadership Releases Whitepaper on How Employers Can Support Employee Mental Health

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Friday, September 9, 2022

Rodney Luster, Ph.D., chair, Center for Leadership Studies and Organizational Research (CLSOR) with the University of Phoenix College of Doctoral Studies, has authored a new whitepaper, Who is Responsible for Employee Well-Being?

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  • Rodney Luster, Ph.D., chair, Center for Leadership Studies and Organizational Research (CLSOR) with the University of Phoenix College of Doctoral Studies, has authored a new whitepaper, Who is Responsible for Employee Well-Being?
  • The Role of Employers and Resourcing for the Mental Health of their Employees.
  • initiative, a concept for training leaders from the American Psychiatric Association, can help businesses embrace better processes for mental health during harsh times.
  • In addition to leading the Center for Leadership Studies and Organizational Research, Luster is Senior Director of Research Strategy, Innovation, and Development for the College of Doctoral Studies at the University of Phoenix.