CEO Hubert Joly Makes Case for Best Buy
Economic Club of Minnesota Speech
April 15, 2014
The Economic Club of Minnesota that I founded and chair was pleased to host Best Buy CEO Hubert Joly. He gave a very compelling speech for the prospects of a premier Minnesota company - Best Buy.
Shapeholders - Engage or Enrage
Speech - University of Michigan Alumni
April 11, 2014
It was wonderful to address the Washington, DC based alumni of The University of Michigan on the importance of engaging Shapeholders. It was especially good to catch up with my fellow alums from Michigan's Ross School of Business.
National Association of Counties
Career Insights for GSPM Students
April 10, 2014
My students from George Washington University's Graduate School of Political Management (GSPM) received wonderful insights today from NACo - The National Association of Counties. NACo is headed by Matt Chase, a GSPM graduate.
GW Political Management Goes Global
GW Today Article
Photo: With Class in Brasilia
April 8, 2014
"The first cohort of students in the Graduate School of Political Management’s Master of Advocacy in the Global Environment program will need to have their passports ready. They’ll be using them often.
GSPM’s newest master’s program—a 39-credit degree launching this fall that will focus on international political management, legislative advocacy and public relations strategies—will include global perspectives residencies where students will travel abroad and meet with influencers who shape decisions in countries and regions worldwide."
Kennedy's Syllabus: Get Things Done in Washington
Profile in Roll Call
April 7, 2014
"The 113th Congress is plagued by partisanship and gridlock, but Mark Kennedy is hoping his students can change that.
The Minnesota Republican served three terms in the House and left Capitol Hill after an unsuccessful run for the Senate in 2006.
Today, Kennedy serves as director of George Washington University’s Graduate School of Political Management and teaches budding politicos how to translate policy solutions into actions."