The Carlson School is your go-to resource for lifelong learning and professional development opportunities.  Explore development events, graduate degree programs, executive education programs, and learning resources to help you learn about the latest trending topics. Stay ahead of the curve in your career path with these valuable educational webinars featuring top executives from local corporations, your favorite professors, and alumni.

1st Tuesday

Professional Development

Chapters & Networks

Insight to Action

1st Tuesday

August 2021


Bill Lentsch , Retired Chief Customer Experience Officer , Delta Air Lines. 

June 2021

Terry Rasmussen, President and CEO, Thrivent

May 2021

Hubert Joly, Former Chairman and CEO, Best Buy

April 2021

Mike Osterholm, Epidemiologist and Director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy, University of Minnesota

March 2021

Corie Barry, CEO, Best Buy Inc.

February 2021

Joe Nayquonabe, CEO, Mille Lacs Corporate Ventures

December 2020

Kweilin Ellingrud, Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company

November 2020

Andy Cecere, CEO and President, U.S. Bancorp

October 2020

Jude Bricker, CEO, Sun Country Airlines

September 2020

Chris Koch, President and CEO, Carlisle Companies Inc.

Special Edition

Tony Dungy, Former NFL Head Coach

August 2020

Craig Samitt, President and CEO, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota

June 2020

Jim Owens, President and CEO, H.B. Fuller 

May 2020

Business Leaders on Working Post-Pandemic

Professional Development

Insight to Action

Advancing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, April 2021

Carlson Women Global Connect

How Women Rise with Sally Helgesen, March 2021

Luminaries Speaker Series

Featuring Tom Friedman, March 2021

Insight to Action

Digital Revolution: Transforming business strategy for 2021 and beyond, March 2021

Inside the Boardroom

Featuring Annie Young-Scrivner, March 2021

Insight to Action

Supply Chain Leadership in COVID-19 and Beyond, February 2021

The Way We Work

Supercharging Your Talent Strategy Through DEI, December 2020

From the White House to U

Interpreting News about the Labor Market, June 2020

The Way We Work

The Changing Nature of the Office, June 2020

Chapters & Networks

Thriving as a Professional of Color

What does DEI look like in the workplace?, March 2021

LGBTQ+ Alumni Reunion

November 2020

Investors Circle Insiders

December 2020

Veterans Celebration

December 2020

Cargill Alumni Chapter

What Suppliers Need to do to Survive a Currect- and Post-COVID1-19 World, August 2020

Insight to Action

 

May 2021

 

Intentionally Crafting Strategies for Improving Work Life Moving Forward

 

April 2021

 

Advancing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

March 2021

 

Digital Revolution: Transforming business strategy for 2021 and beyond.
 

February 2021

 

Supply Chain Leadership in COVID-19 and Beyond

 

 

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