HUNTINGTON, Ind. — Huntington University’s Visiting Executive Seminar
is designed to link business professionals with Huntington’s next
generation of business students as they discuss relevant business topics
in today’s economy.
On March 28, business
professionals are invited to join students for a seminar on business
issues that have a direct personal and economic effect on people’s
everyday lives. The seminar will take place from 8:30 a.m. to noon on
the upper level of the Habecker Dining Commons.
seminar will be Jim O’Donnell, Executive-in-Residence, emeritus
standing, as well as Troy Irick, assistant professor of business.
seminar will review two articles. The first is from a book review by
Harvard Business School Professor, Clayton Christensen. The review gives
an overview of the main points of his book, “How Will You Measure Your
Life.” The second piece article to will be a blog post by Bob Lupton,
community organizer for the poor in Atlanta. Lupton authored the book
“Toxic Charity,” which O’Donnell describes as a masterful book. The blog
post will highlight one of the issues covered in the book, which is if
churches and charities hurt those they support, and if so, how to
reserve that effect.
Attendees are invited for a continental
breakfast at 8:30 a.m. and then to stay for a fellowship time over lunch
following the program. Attendance is free and open to the public, but
reservations are required. Please RSVP to Linda Schmitz at 260-359-4042
or at firstname.lastname@example.org.