June, 2016

President’s Scholar Greg Caronis: Practical Approach to Medicine

Lake Effects Blog

Monday, June 13, 2016

Greg Caronis, an Orthopedic Surgeon and Owner of Greenleaf Orthopedic Associates, Physician at Lindenhurst Surgical Center, and Vice Chairman, Department of Surgery at Advocate Condell Medical Center, was one of five recipients of Lake Forest Graduate School of Management’s President’s Scholars Program Scholarship. President’s Scholars are individuals who demonstrate exceptional leadership qualities, achieve measurable results and exhibit high growth potential. They join a tight-knit community of highly motivated professionals and dedicated Business Leader Faculty® mentors.

Lake Forest Graduate School of Management (LFGSM) sat down with Greg to talk about why every doctor should have a good understanding of business, and how Lake Forest’s practical approach to learning has made a difference in his medical practice.


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Come Play With Us at the 2016 Golf Classic

Stasia Zwisler

Thursday, June 09, 2016

On Monday, June 13th Lake Forest Graduate School of Management (LFGSM) is hosting the 13th annual Golf Classic to support the LFGSM General Scholarship Fund. We are proud to be one of the only graduate business schools to provide merit- and need-based scholarship support to part-time MBA students. Our annual Golf Classic is the cornerstone of our fundraising efforts and allows us to combine supporting our students with a fun day on the links.

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Pushing Business Schools to Get Practical

Dr. Bryan Watkins

Tuesday, June 07, 2016

Mark Twain once said, “I have never let schooling interfere with my education.” This quote perfectly captures the mission of Lake Forest Graduate School of Management (LFGSM). Most business schools today are not providing students with the proper tools to navigate and lead the ever changing business waters. At LFGSM, we believe the best way to do that is to bring in faculty who currently work as Senior Leaders, CEOs, VPs, or entrepreneurs to teach students about the business landscape as it happens in real-time.

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