COB Dividends Show - November 2018

The Dividends Show is a monthly program dedicated to bringing you all the latest news and information from Mississippi State University's College of Business. Each episode will give you an inside look at the College's programs and events, history, faculty, students, and alumni.

In this episode, Dividends Show host Jeffrey Rupp speaks with Marketing Department Head and professor, Dr. Melissa Moore. Moore speaks about the MBA Venture Pathway Program (MVP). The MVP Program offers exceptional incoming freshmen pursuing majors outside the College of Business a unique opportunity to immerse themselves in a hands-on education that provides an accelerated path to a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree. The purpose of MVP is to provide motivated, high-achieving students with the knowledge needed to successfully land a business venture. For more information, visit:

We also speak with founder of Em-Boards, student Landon Casey. An Em-Board is an electrically modified longboard that harnesses the power of electromagnets. Em-Boards use wireless remote coupled with a proprietary shoe attachment that makes the rider can stay planted to the top of the board, even when jumping over obstacles. For more information, visit: