Student Undergraduate Advisory Board Conference
Members of the Dean’s Student Undergraduate Advisory Board hosted a student leadership conference September 23-25, 2011.The students covered topics from sustainability, inclusion and equity, to building a better business school.
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New Business Technique!
Date: July 2, 2013
Have you ever waited so long at a restaurant for a waiter to bring the check that, even though you enjoyed the food, you swore never to eat there again?
Or how about that awkward moment after a meal with friends, when the check arrives and conversation stops because someone has to figure out how to split the bill fairly?
Hoping to eliminate such stressful dining-out experiences, a Kirkland, Wash.-based startup, Viableware, has created a potentially million-dollar product. Called RAIL (restaurant lingo for "quick"), it's a portable device that lets you do a self-checkout right from your table.