April, 2015

Business Leadership: Art or Science?

Jill Anderson, LFGSM Faculty

Friday, April 24, 2015

Is business leadership an art or science? And, if it’s both, what comes first?

It’s a simple question often applied to specific business disciplines like strategy, operations or marketing and sales that seemingly tries to explain why some people are better at it than others.

When I ask these questions in Lake Forest Graduate School of Management classes there are always mixed opinions. Most people believe that it’s a combination, but that’s an empty explanation!


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Faculty Spotlight: Michael Baskin

Barbara Siegel

Friday, April 17, 2015

Building on extensive past and current business experience, Michael Baskin is a faculty member who provides real world, vetted expertise and insights which prepare students with in-demand leadership and management skills. The business world is competitive, and an MBA program should reflect past practices, present trends and the future needs of an ever evolving workplace.


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Event: Protect Your Business and Yourself

LFGSM Marketing

Monday, April 06, 2015

Large corporations like American Airlines, Boeing, Johnson and Johnson, Walmart and many others share a common ally against security threats: Dr. Larry Barton.

Dr. Larry Barton has enjoyed a long and distinguished career. He is presently the highest rated instructor at The FBI Academy in Quantico, where he teaches policy and methods for the prevention of workplace violence. Dr. Barton also served as the Vice President of Crisis Management for Motorola, Inc. for five years providing critical incident and data security strategy. He has been featured in The New York Times, The Boston Globe, USA Today, CNBC, ABC News This Morning, CNN, and profiled by The Wall Street Journal.

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