March 2021 Newsletter

March 2021 Newsletter

Pictured is Mike Doss.Mike Doss: Packaged for success

There is no roadmap to becoming the CEO of a Fortune 500 company, but Mike Doss, B.B.A.’89, MBA’91, president and CEO of Graphic Packaging International, identifies the traits that effective leaders share: a solutions-oriented mindset, tenacity, integrity, and the ability to build teams who understand a company’s purpose and culture, as well as their role in supporting both. Read more.

Pictured is Nicole DeFord.High school students learn to be sales superstars at Haworth College of Business

Students from more than 20 Michigan high schools got to finesse their selling skills during the virtual Great Lakes High School Sales Challenge—an event hosted by Western Michigan University’s sales and business marketing program, one of the top sales education programs in the country. Read more.

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