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The Economic Effects of Brexit – Thoughts from LFGSM Business Leaders

Author: Lake Effects Blog

Tuesday, July 05, 2016

A single word has made its way around the world this week: Brexit. “Britain has voted to exit the European Union” has headlined every major news outlet, and this historic decision has been the topic of discussion for politicians, economists, businessmen, and citizens alike. Everyone seems to have their own opinion of Brexit, but one thing is clear: the economic effects of this decision on Britain, the European Union, and the rest of the world are still unknown.

We have compiled the thoughts and opinions of three of Lake Forest Graduate School of Management’s own Business Leader Faculty®: Robert Gross, Co-Founder and Senior Managing Director of Prairie Capital Advisors, Jeff Anderson, President and CEO of LFGSM, and Remo Picchietti, Partner at The Junto Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership.

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LFGSM 2016 Graduates Celebrate New Beginnings

Author: LFGSM Marketing

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

This past Sunday, June 26th, Navy Pier welcomed the Lake Forest Graduate School of Management (LFGSM) graduating class of 2016. Friends, family, and faculty joined the graduates to celebrate their great accomplishments and new beginnings.

On a day that was meant to thunderstorm, the morning clouds parted ways to bring in the hot summer sun and the bluest skies across Lake Michigan. It was a day of excitement and cheer, as we honored 163 students for their successful completion of the LFGSM MBA Program.

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President’s Scholar Gillian Murtagh: Standing out in a Crowd

Author: Lake Effects Blog

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Dr. Gillian Murtagh, Associate Medical Director for Abbott Diagnostics Division, was one of five recipients of Lake Forest Graduate School of Management’s President’s Scholars Program Scholarship.

We sat down with Gillian to talk about what it’s like to be a woman in two competitive fields – business and medicine, integrating the two fields together, and the coaching she received from LFGSM President and CEO Jeff Anderson.

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