Name: Forkpayeah Workolo
BA 2101-Section 13
Instructor: Prof. Janice Moore Campbell
Date: April 17, 2010
1. Name Of three Organizations: Financial Services, Health Care, and Real Estate
Two Industry Organization: The Association of Private Client, Investment Managers and Stockbrokers
Three Trade Journal or Online Resources: Businessfinancemag.com, Financial Time and Investment Data and Tools
Two Industry Organization: Academy Health, American Hospital Association
Three Trade Journal or Online Resources: Medical Device Marketer, Plunkett Research, and United States National Library of Medicine
Two industry Organization: American Land Title Association, American Real Estate and Urban Economic Association.
Three Trade Journal or Online Resources: Building.com, Commercial Property News Online, Globest.com
2. Two Entry-Level Jobs in each Organization
Financial Services: Sales Representative, Loan Officer
Health Care: Patient Service Coordinator, Insurance Verification Representative.
Real Estate: Leasing Consultant, Real Estate Clerk
3. One Public Traded Company in the Financial Service Industry
Company Name: H&R BLOCK INC.
CEO: Russell P. Smyth
CFO: Becky S. Shulman
CMO: Robert Turtledove
H&R BLOCK is the leading tax preparer in the United States. Its also prepared taxes in Canada and Australia. The company also provide a number of product and services such as Tax-Preparation Software and Insurance as well as retail banking through H&R BLOCK banks. The company also owns RSM Mcgradrey business software which performs accounting consulting tax planning, and other services for mid-size company
Two Current issues: H&R BLOCK was sued for Identity theft on April 9, 2010 in Bronx, New York and Consumer complaint about H&R BLOCK refund anticipation loans