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Video: Author Peter Vanham Shares Life Lessons from CEOs

December 04, 2018

Watch highlights from author Peter Vanham's talk on what he's learned about life from some of the world's top executives. Vanham was a featured speaker as part of the M. Keith Weikel MBA Speaker Series.

CEO Stephanie Pugliese speaks against a backdrop of the Duluth Trading Company logo

Forging a Career Path Unique to You

October 08, 2018

Buckle your seat belt because the path to leadership is "going to take curves," says Duluth Trading Company CEO Stephanie Pugliese. She shares her tips for the road during the M. Keith Weikel MBA Leadership Speaker Series.

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Becoming a Transformational Leader

August 23, 2018

Transformational leadership begins with having a true vision for your organization and knowing how to inspire people. If you can do that, you can take employee performance from good to “above and beyond.”

Wisconsin MBA students engage in an open classroom discussion.

Vulnerability as Your Key to Inclusive Leadership

July 31, 2018

In the ever-changing, diverse workplaces of today, vulnerability can be your key to business success. It empowers people to open up, communicate clearly, and bring their full selves to their jobs. Wisconsin Evening and Executive MBA students learn to be vulnerable to shape inclusive workplaces and successful businesses.

Kristen Roman, chief of police for the UW–Madison Police Department, presenting the topic of authentic leadership at a TEMPO Leadership Series presentation.

Executive Women Don’t Have to ‘Go It Alone’

April 25, 2018

In an innovative partnership between the TEMPO Foundation and the Wisconsin Evening and Executive MBA programs, UW–Madison Police Chief Kristen Roman shares why a network of support is integral to female executives as they move forward in their careers.

Build Your Confidence, Achieve Greater Success at Work

April 17, 2018

Confidence vs. self-doubt is at the heart of many professionals’ career struggles. UW–Madison leadership expert Alex Stajkovic dives into the key elements you need to ensure confidence triumphs for your career.

Bill Davis speaking at a Weikel Speaker event

Connecting With Customers, Finding Career Satisfaction

March 09, 2018

Bill Davis’s work centers around providing amazing experiences for theme park and resort visitors. Meeting with Wisconsin MBA students, Davis discussed career growth, leadership principles, and the type of mentality you need to run one of the world’s top entertainment destinations.

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The Future of Blockchain as Explained to MBA Students

February 23, 2018

Blockchain, an emerging technology spawned from the cryptocurrency world, has the possibility to change the supply chain field forever. Two supply chain leaders met with Wisconsin MBA students to explore blockchain’s disruptive possibilities.