Scot Vaver

Managing Partner, The HSBS Group
CFO and Managing Partner, GolfLip, LLC
Business Department
College of Management

Office: 315 Heritage Hall
Phone: 715-232-5354
Email: vavers@uwstout.edu

Teaching Interests: Management, Ethics, Leadership

Research Interests: Research Interests: Management Ethics, Job Satisfaction with Relationship to Intention to Turnover

Class Schedule

Spring 2015

Course Days Time Location
BUMGT-304 MWF 08:00 - 08:55 HERH148
BUMGT-304 M 18:00 - 21:00 MICH292
BUMGT-304 TR 08:00 - 09:25 MICH290
BUMGT-304 TR 09:40 - 11:05 MICH290
BUMGT-304 Online

Education

    • ABD Organization and Management
      Walden University
      Minneapolis, MN, 2017
    • MBA Business Administration
      Regis University
      Denver, CO, 2006
    • BS Business Management
      University of Phoenix
      Minneapolis, MN, 2003
    • AS Criminal Justice
      Chippewa Valley Technical College
      Eau Claire, WI, 1993

Courses Taught

  • BUMGT-235 Management Ethics
  • BUMGT-304 Principles of Management

Work Experience

    Industry

      • The HSBS Group
        Managing Partner
        December 2014 - Present
      • GolfLip, LLC
        CFO and Managing Partner
        February 2014 - Present
      • JDSS, LLC
        COO
        September 2008 - January 2014
      • UnitedHealth
        Supervisor
        2006 - 2008
      • Meyer & Njus
        Accounting and Systems Manager
        2005 - 2006
      • Messerli & Kramer
        Accountant
        2003 - 2005
      • Sauk County Sheriff's Department
        Transition Team Leader/Deputy Sheriff
        2000 - 2003

    Academic - Post-Secondary

      • Globe University, Business and Accounting
        Adjunct Instructor
        September 2008 - July 2014
      • MATC, Taught certification classes for jail school
        Instructor
        2002 - 2006

Presentations

    Workshop

    • Vaver, S. (February, 2014). Dealing with Differences in your Environment: Adaptive Leadership.. HSSO Conference, University of Wisconsin - Stout.
    • Vaver, S. (March, 2013). Diversity in the Workplace. HSSO Conference, University of Wisconsin - Stout.
    • Vaver, S. (April, 2012). Entrepreneurship: Starting Your Own Business. Globe University , University of Wisconsin - Stout.
    • Vaver, S. (April, 2012). Entrepreneurship: Starting Your Own Business. Globe University , Eau Claire, WI, United States.
    • Vaver, S. (October, 2011). Entrepreneurship: Starting Your Own Business. Globe University , Eau Claire, WI, United States.
    • Vaver, S. (January, 2011). Business Plan Development. Globe University , Eau Claire, WI, United States.
    • Vaver, S. (August, 2009). Business Plan Development. Globe University , Eau Claire, WI, United States.
    • Vaver, S. (January, 2009). Using Education in Your Job Search. Globe University , Eau Claire, WI, United States.
    • Vaver, S. (June, 2008). Project Leadership: Taking Charge of Your Assignments. Ingenix, Eau Claire, WI, United States.
    • Vaver, S. (April, 2008). The Importance of Critical Thinking. Ingenix, Eau Claire, WI, United States.
    • Vaver, S. (February, 2008). Time Management Skills. Ingenix, Eau Claire, WI, United States.

Applied Research

    Consulting

    • DcDegallier Aerial Videos
      (2014 - 2014)
    • Phony Network, LLC (Menomonie, WI)
      (2012 - 2012)
    • Hofer Meats (Fall Creek, WI)
      (2010 - 2010)
    • Creative Farming Studios (Eau Claire, WI)
      (2009 - 2009)
    • Scott Properties Management (Minneapolis, MN)
      (2009 - 2009)
    • Jana Kucera Music Studios (Minneapolis, MN)
      (2006)

    Directed Student Industry Project


      Small Business SWOT Analysis - Globe University (January 2013 - March 2013)
      Small Business SWOT Analysis - Globe University (January 2012 - March 2012)
      Small Business Feasibility Study - Globe University (April 2011 - June 2011)
      Small Business SWOT Analysis - Globe University (July 2010 - September 2010)
      Small Business SWOT Analysis - Globe University (January 2010 - March 2010)
      Small Business SWOT Analysis - Globe University (July 2009 - September 2009)
      Small Business SWOT Analysis - Globe University (January 2009 - March 2009)

Grants, Contracts, and Sponsored Research

    Grant

    • Vaver, S. Doctorial Education Grant . $3000 (Funded).
    • Vaver, S. 2014) Idea Advance: Stage 1 Seed Money. $25000 (Funded).
    • Hoel, A., Schultz, K., & Vaver, S. Curricular Incubation Center Curriculum grant. $1759 (Funded).

Reviewer / Editor

    Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer

    • Academy of Management (2008 - Present)

Awards, Fellowships, Honors, and Scholarships

    Honor

    • Student Athlete Appreciation Recipient, UW-Stout (April 2015)

    Award

    • Faculty of the Year, UW-Stout (August 26, 2014)

Professional Memberships

  • Academy of Management
  • American Management Association

Service

    Department / School

    • Developer, Online Course Template for BUMGT 304 (February 2014 - May 2014)
    • Committee Member, Course Survey Revisions (November 2013 - February 2014)
    • Committee Member, WinTerm Syllabus Development (BUMGT 235) (November 2013 - November 2013)
    • Committee Member, WinTerm Syllabus Development (BUMGT 304) (November 2013 - November 2013)
    • Committee Member, Course Change Proposal (BUMGT 490) (July 2012 - July 2012)
    • Committee Member, Course Change Proposal (BUMGT 304) (November 2011 - November 2011)

    College

    • Committee Member, Course Development, BUMGT 235 (April 2012 - August 2012)

    University

      UW Stout

      • Committee Member, Ethics and Competition Review Committee (August 2014 - August 2016)
      • Undergraduate Honors Thesis Advisor, Recognizing and Overcoming Stress as a College Student (June 2014 - September 2014)
      • Interviewer for University Scholarships , Interviewer for University Scholarships (Incoming Freshman) (February 2014 - February 2014)
      • Committee Member, Committee for Guidelines and Recommendations regarding Social Media in the Classroom (March 2013 - May 2013)
      • Committee Member, Student Center Advisory Committee (May 2011 - May 2013)
      • Interviewer for University Scholarships , Interviewer for University Scholarships (Incoming Freshman) (February 2013 - February 2013)
      • Interviewer for University Scholarships , Interviewer for University Scholarships (Incoming Freshman) (February 2012 - February 2012)
      • Interviewer for University Scholarships , Interviewer for University Scholarships (Incoming Freshman) (February 2011 - February 2011)

    Professional

    • Committee Member, Pastoral Council (March 2014 - Present)