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Our finale of the Plant Shift Initiative Speaker Series 2021 featured leaders revolutionizing their respective fields. These lifelong animal and environmental advocates apply ethics to their work, evident in their current projects.
This event series is open to the community. Are you startup curious? Constantly wondering how problems in your daily routine could be improved? Interested in learning what it takes to start a company and grow it from prominent entrepreneurs? Join us to learn more from experienced individuals! Hosted by The Roux Institute.
Boston-based alumna Catherine McLean, DMSB’07, MS’12 shared tips for shifting your mindset and defining your style as you make the jump from employee to entrepreneur.
Listen to a conversation with disrupters Sebastiano Cossia Castiglioni, PNT’23, Founder of Vegan Capital, Dale Vince, Founder of Ecotricity, and Paul Watson, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Sea Shepherd, on how they have engineered new designs and systems within their industries to be more plant-based.
In this recorded workshop, D’Amore-McKim School of Business Distinguished Professor Paula Caligiuri broke down the individual competencies needed to build your cultural agility to form relationships, create global business plans, and succeed in large strategic initiatives across cultures.
Hear from Raj Echambadi, Dunton Family Dean of the D’Amore-McKim School of Business, in an exciting and engaging conversation with distinguished global family business leaders. Panelists Henadi Al-Saleh, Chairperson of Kuwait’s Agility Logistics Corporation, Anil Mahtani, PNT'17, PNT'21, PNT’25, Director of Hong Kong’s Maxwell’s Clothiers, and Meher Pudumjee, Chairperson of India’s Thermax Ltd., will discuss decision-making, governance, and succession planning considerations established family businesses face, as well as provide reflections on how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted these discussions.
Join us for Networked for Life to celebrate the investments of volunteer time, energy, and resources that have allowed the Northeastern community to soar. The power of networks, the power of role models, and the power of experience—this is what this celebration is all about!
Does the stress of your financial future weigh on you? Are you looking for guidance in how to get started in saving for tomorrow? Joseph Giordano, BHS'02 lead an engaging discussion on steps to become more financially fit. Joseph looked at what financial concerns we have, what the phases of saving are, and went over key financial lessons such as retirement planning. We learned how to have a stable 'income for all your tomorrows'. Hosted by Young Alumni Advisory Board members.
Participants had the opportunity to learn from Northeastern experts including Kim Eddleston, Francesca Grippa, Jamie Ladge, Betsy Ludwig, and Amanda Welsh about fundamental skills related to business idea advancement, market analysis, negotiation, capital, and networking. While this content was designed with women in mind, all were welcome to participate. This Lifelong Learning: On Demand program is now archived.
As Northeastern students, Rebecca Velez Frey, BHS’98, and Melanie Smith, BHS’75, each followed a traditional educational path, but their careers reflect a flexibility and openness to innovative new ways of impacting their communities and profession. Rebecca’s discussed her breadth of experience in Big Pharma and small startups, and what she’s learned along the way about social innovation and the power of mentoring the next generation. Melanie shared her insights from a long career in consumer product innovation and how that empowered her pivot to a new post-retirement role in community organizing and activism.