On April 25, 2008, the McIntire School hosted its Eighth Annual Spring Symposium, "Leading in a Connected World," which featured the work of McIntire Professor Rob Cross.
Is the party over? Are taxes really one of life's certainties? Is bigger necessarily better? These were a few of the questions pondered by eight alumni panelists at the McIntire School of Commerce's 2007 Fall Forum, "Perspectives on Financial Innovation: Value Creation and the Private Equity Revolution." The forum, held Oct. 12 in the Old Cabell Hall Auditorium, helped kick off a new private equity initiative led by McIntire Professors Bill Wilhelm and George Overstreet.
What are the primary challenges facing leaders in today’s global business environment? What responsibilities do corporations have to the communities in which they operate? What makes certain leaders successful—or not—in times of crisis?
The McIntire School held its annual Fall Forum Friday, Sept. 29, 2006, in Old Cabell Hall. The forum, organized by the School’s Center for Growth Enterprises, each year, along with the School’s annual spring symposium, examines the complex nature and origins of organizational success.
“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness…”