What I Learned about Leadership from Condoleezza Rice

Rice on stage in UB's Alumni Arena

At UB, the former Secretary of State shares her perspective on gender and leadership If you are anything like me, you think a lot about leadership and the type of leadership we need in today’s world. At the UB School Continue reading What I Learned about Leadership from Condoleezza Rice

Living and leading in an illogical world

Barb Stegemann, founder of social enterprise The 7 Virtues Peace Perfumes, entrepreneur, human rights activist and author.

Entrepreneur, author and activist Barb Stegemann shares her leadership philosophy and previews her talk for this year’s CLOE conference.  “Know thyself.” – Socrates Ancient philosophers have shown us that one of the most evident signs of a leader is an Continue reading Living and leading in an illogical world

3 Things I Learned about Leadership from Joe Biden at UB

As a lifelong Western New Yorker, I’ve had the opportunity to enjoy UB’s 32-year tradition of bringing world-famous speakers to Buffalo as part of the Distinguished Speakers Series. I’ve heard stories from authors, experts and innovators, from President Jimmy Carter Continue reading 3 Things I Learned about Leadership from Joe Biden at UB

Leading Social Impact

Get after it. Leading innovation in the social sector.

Social innovation is the process of identifying novel approaches to bring together business and social concepts that integrate the private, public and nonprofit sectors to provide both economic and societal value. It’s a concept that offers tremendous potential here in Continue reading Leading Social Impact