olab At A Glance
OLAB is pretty fast-paced, so no day is "typical." But here is what might happen on the third day of the program as "The Game" starts to gear up.
OLAB: Day 3
7:45 a.m. — Breakfast downstairs in the dorm
8:00 a.m. — SPEECH REPLAYS: Rhetoric Professor Todd McDorman reviews speeches given by Labbies
8:30 a.m. — INTRODUCTORY SPEECHES: Students give short introductory speeches of fellow Labbies
9:00 a.m. — LECTURE: Labor Union History and Issues
11:00 a.m. — GAME: Students are in their offices making decisions and preparing for union labor negotiations
11:30 a.m. — GAME: Lawyers and union labor negotiators try to strike a new labor deal with OLAB companies.
12:00 p.m. — LUNCH
12:30 p.m. — GAME: Quarterly decision is due to the Game Master.
1:00 p.m. — Multi-Tasking: Students develop marketing strategies and work on another quarterly decision.
3:00 p.m. — GAME: Feedback on trial Q2 decision: which teams made money, which didn't and why.
3:00 p.m. — RECREATION: Use the athletics or computing facilities, run errands, or participate in a tournament.
5:30 p.m. — SPEECH REPLAYS: Rhetoric Professor Todd McDorman reviews speeches given by Labbies.
6:00 p.m. — DINNER: Mexican Fiesta-themed meal
6:30 p.m. — Announcements
7:00 p.m. — WORKSHOP: Marketing Strategy Roundtables
8:30 p.m. — EVENING SOCIAL ACTIVITY
11:00 p.m. — Labbies to their rooms
12:00 p.m. — Lights out and phones off!