• Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 9:00am

    Studying for the GRE? Attend this free GRE math review session, hosted by the Masters of Arts in Human Resources and Industrial Relations program.

  • Monday, October 27, 2014 - 8:00am

    Understand the essential knowledge and skills to drive performance while maintaining an effective work culture. Develop a strong sense of requirements and best practices for effectively leading individuals and teams, and learn to exert influence as a leader in an organization.


  • Monday, October 27, 2014 - 8:00am

    In today's uncertain climate, the success of a company is determined by the ability of its key executives to lead with courage, authenticity, and purpose. This program explores both the personal depths and dimensions of authentic leadership.

    Offering constructive practices for personal and organizational contribution, you will gain a better understanding of the ultimate leadership task: self-leadership. You will master your character as a leader in a more authentic and purpose-filled way and be prepared to offer authentic leadership to both your company and community. The instructional approach provides a mix of lecture, discussion, and experiential exercises.


  • Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 12:00pm

    Build personal confidence and powerful, practical negotiation skills to help you formulate winning strategies and build competitive advantage for your organization and your personal negotiation events.  The presenter will be Assistant Professor Alan Benson, from the Carlson School of Management's Department of Work and Organizations.

  • Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 4:30pm

    Join us for a fascinating presentation by Larry Cunningham on his new book.

    "How did Warren Buffett build such a great firm? To unravel this mystery, Cunningham takes a deep dive inside the cultures of Berkshire Hathaway's subsidiaries, highlighting the value of integrity, kinship, and autonomy - and revealing how building moats around the castles may help the firm outlast its visionary founder." - Adam Grant, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

    Introducing the author will be John Mooty, Partner, Gray Plant Mooty. Mooty was Chairman of the Board, International Dairy Queen, Inc. when Berkshire Hathaway acquired it in January 1998.




    Lawrence A. Cunningham is the Henry St. George Tucker III Research Professor at the George Washington University Law School and Director of GW's Center for Law, Economics and Finance (C-LEAF) in New York. He is the editor and publisher of The Essays of Warren Buffett: Lessons for Corporate America.

    John Mooty is a Partner of Gray Plant Mooty and former Chairman of the Board of International Dairy Queen, Inc. He graduated from the University of Minnesota Law School in 1944.