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    Leading the Way

    The center is founded on the premise that the path to purpose and profit is in creating genuine value for others.

  • Professors Doug Lepisto and Derrick McIver standing outside


    A new eight-week course trains professionals to become owner-operators of their own $1 million to $10 million company.

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    Students analyze data to identify answers to common business questions.

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    Leadership and business strategy gives students a competitive advantage.

Creating Mutual Benefit

The Haworth College of Business Center for Principled Leadership and Business Strategy believes the path to purpose and profit is found in creating genuine value for others. Making this a reality in business requires leadership and strategic thinking to maximize benefits across stakeholders. 

The center serves students, executives and the West Michigan business community by providing deeply immersive opportunities that combine education and professional business experience. You will undertake large-scale consulting projects, experience executive mentorship, help design “learning spaces of the future" and receive guidance in acquiring and operating small businesses. 

Schedule a virtual or in-person visit to find out more about the Center for Principled Leadership and Business Strategy at WMU Haworth.

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Student Stories

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    Leadership and business strategy program awards scholarships

    The leadership and business strategy program at WMU Haworth recently awarded multiple scholarships totaling $30,000 to students who lead based on values.

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