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Broaden your network and explore the latest thought leadership topics at local and global events. 

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Job Searching in the Current Climate, Featuring Lisa Morgan, Ross Alumni Career Coach

Ask the Executive Recruiter: Q&A on the Current Landscape, with Tech and Diversity Executive Search Consultant Kathryn Ullrich

Career Navigation in the Midst of Coronavirus, Featuring Jeremy Schifeling, MBA'12  

Careers, Networking, and Job Search During COVID-19, Featuring Leah Chmielewski, BBA'03, Laura Nelson, Carol Schultz, MS'87, and Lisa Morgan, Ross Alumni Career Coach

Design Thinking & Career: Think Like a Designer & Build a Career You'll Love, Featuring Lisa Morgan, Ross Alumni Career Coach

Getting a Career Edge with Kresge Library Resources, Featuring Corey Seeman, Director, Kresge Library Services

Panel Discussion: Careers, Networking, and Job Search During COVID-19, Featuring Laura Nelson, Ross MBA '08, Carol Schultz, U-M MS '87, and Lisa Morgan, Ross Alumni Career Coach

Taking Control of Your Online Persona: Learn How to Clean Up Your Past to Protect Your Future Career, with Lexie Silverman, Ross BBA '13, and Sales & Partnerships Lead with 

The Ross Southeast MI Club Presents: Panel Discussion - 2021 Job Market Outlook, with Heather Byrne, Mark Angott, Lisa Morgan and David Parent, MBA '95/MUP '01

Thriving During An Uncertain Job Market: How to Stay Optimistic, Motivated, and Resilient, Featuring Shahnaz Broucek, Ross Lecturer, Executive Coach, and Search Inside Yourself Certified Teacher and Lisa Morgan, Ross Alumni Career Coach   

A Conversation About Racial Inequity in the Workplace Featuring Aniefre Essien, MBA'13, Victoria Tinsley, MBA'15, LeTisha Shaw, MBA'09, Maurice Smith, MBA'06 and Courtney Schroeder, MBA'13

Building Bridges: A Conversation with Gary "Litefoot" Davis Featuring Gary "Litefoot" Davis and Q&A moderated by Tim King, BBA'89

Conversation with Microsoft President Brad Smith Featuring Associate Dean MS Krishnan  

Discovering Opportunities in Crisis: Implications for individuals, leaders, and organizations Featuring Prof. Dave Ulrich  

Diversity and Inclusion: Bonuses, Margins, and Systems Featuring: Professor Scott Page and Ralph E. Johnson 

High Stakes Leadership: Decision-Making in Times of Crisis Featuring Mike Barger, Executive Director, Office of Strategy and Academic Innovation

How to Make Working From Home Work For You: Advice From the Gig Economy Featuring Prof. Sue Ashford  

Leadership Communication in a Crisis Featuring Scott DeRue, Edward J. Frey Dean of Business 

Navigating Brands Through the COVID Maelstorm Featuring Prof. Rajeev Batra 

Preparing for a New Era of Frugal Customers Featuring Prof. Scott Rick  

Preparing for a New Normal and Return to the Office in a COVID-19 World Featuring Jeff Brodsky and Sandra Buchanan Hurse, MBA'91    

Reimagining Beyond the Restart Using Enlightened Design Thinking Featuring:  Prof. Jeffrey Sanchez-Burks


The Intersection of Art, Business, and Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) - Stamps @ Home x Michigan Ross - Featuring Rachel Gut­nick, MBA (‘20), Chelsea Neman Nas­sib, BFA (‘10) and Dar­ren Wolf­berg, BFA (‘98)

Distinguished Professor Series, Featuring Prof. Marcus Collins, BSEMS'02, BS'02, MBA'09

Global Economic Impact of Covid-19 & the Energy Industry Featuring Professor Nejat Seyhun and Daniel Raimi, Faculty Affiliate of the Energy Institute

Global Supply Chain Resiliency Featuring Prof. Ravi Anupindi

RossTalks Remote: Desai Accelerator & the World of Startups Featuring Scott DeRue, Edward J. Frey Dean of Business, Angela Kujava, and Brenda Pak, MBA'18  

The Restorative Potential of Local Economies & the Maker Movement Featuring Associate Dean Jerry Davis, Kathy Sample (MBA'89) & Bill Brinkerhoff (MBA'89), and Jarret Schlaff

The Science of Success Featuring Paula Caproni  

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