Mike Couch, City Planner, Milledgeville
September 7, 2011
“Servant Leadership from a Business Prospective”
Mike Couch discussed his role as City Planner and described his journey to becoming a public servant. Mr. Couch encouraged students to have an open mind, explore various career opportunities, and pursue their passions.
Dr. William Carr, DMA, Pianist, Steinway Artist
September 20, 2011
“Understanding the Creative Process for Problem Solving and Decision Making in Business”
Dr. William Carr, Professor of Music at Immaculata University, discussed the importance of incorporating the creative thought process into the business arena. Through the performance of numerous musical pieces, Dr. Carr encouraged students to view situations and decisions through multiple lenses and to look for new, innovative solutions in the world around them.
Shades of Green
September 29-October 7, 2011
Shades of Green
Shades of Green is a weeklong event dedicated to the promotion and education of sustainability through a collaborative effort with businesses who play an important role in protecting the environment and encouraging energy efficiency to create responsible citizens. Event topics included sustainability in healthcare, food supply, transportation, and technology. Pictured above is a student learning more about the 2011 Motor Trend Car of the Year, the electric Chevy Volt.
Edward Jones- Financial Advisor
October 24, 2011
Financial Planning 101
Financial Advisor, Joseph Rosebury, discussed the importance of investment and outlined “The Rules of the Road” for financial planning. Mr. Rosebury urged students to invest early, diversify, and to review their investment strategy annually.
Atlanta Alumni-Student Networking Luncheon; hosted by AT&T
November 4, 2011
AT&T Student Alumni Networking Event
Business majors were provided the opportunity to network with alumni from the J. Whitney Bunting College of Business. Students and alumni discussed career goals, internship or career opportunities, and interview techniques. Professionals from AT&T also presented resume writing tips, interview “Do’s and Don'ts”, and networking advice.