In today's competitive and changing world, individuals in management positions need to understand the business aspects and be able to formulate key policies and make sound management decisions in conjunction with providers of services and organizations. In addition, developing personal networks is essential to progressing in management positions. We offer networking opportunities throughout the year for our students to meet successful leaders.
Leadership SeriesThe MBA Leadership Series is part of the Career Focused Business Education effective practices of the Barney School of Business. Leaders from around the area are guest presenters, sharing their leadership journeys and discussing relevant leadership topics with the students.
April 7, 2012 - Provost Sharon Vasquez, University of Harford
September 17, 2011 - Peter Chenard, General Manager, Pratt and Whitney Engine Center
April 9, 2011 - George Gentile, Member of the Board of Directors and Retired Chairman, Gerber Scientific, Inc.
February 12, 2011 - Gregory Steiner, President, Kaman.
November 20, 2010 - Greg Howey , CEO Okay Industries
November 6, 2010 - John Lundgren, CEO of Stanley-Black & Decker
October 23, 2010 - Charles Wolfe, Emotion Roadmap