James B. Rosseau Sr. EMP 98 is Fortune 100 executive and a hip-hop artist. He is an author and media owner, a team builder and a strategist.
He is a mentor and a teacher.
There are a lot of ways to describe Rosseau, who is president of LegalShield Business Solutions and a co-owner of Christian Media Properties (HolyCulture.net). Perhaps the best way to describe him, though, is a man who has created a meaningful life by following his passion.
His recent book, Success on Your Own Terms: 6 Promises to Fire up Your Passion, Ignite Your Career, and Create an Amazing Life, is a straightforward guide for readers who want to discover their passions and make it a reality.
Rosseau sat down to discuss his professional experience, his career lessons and his book. Continue Reading
Njideka Harry ’12, president & CEO of Youth for Technology Foundation, has realized her childhood dreams. Growing up in Nigeria, she hoped that one day she could move to the US to go to school, and eventually, have a successful career.
Now, her not-for-profit Youth for Technology Foundation (YTF) helps women and children in developing countries like Nigeria, so they, like Harry, can improve their community as adults. YTF introduces the benefit of information and communication technologies while expanding their access to economic opportunities through education, employment and entrepreneurship. YTF’s unique approach gives students the technology and problem-solving skills they need to innovate locally. The foundation now operates in Cameroon, Colombia, Kenya, Nigeria, Uganda and the United States.
So how did YTF become so successful? Continue Reading
The first Guanghua-Kellogg cohort kicked off this past week. During their orientation, the students practiced their teamwork skills by trying to work as a large team to write with a giant pen.
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The inaugural Guanghua-Kellogg class arrived at the program’s Beijing campus on Friday, Sept. 19. The Guanghua School of Management at Peking University is the newest addition to the Kellogg Executive MBA Global Network.
So, why is Kellogg so excited about this program?
At Kellogg, we think our EMBA graduates will be best equipped to inspire growth in organizations by mastering both general management expertise and a deep understanding of local markets. Students in the Guanghua-Kellogg program will take advantage of this, as well as a truly immersive curriculum, to develop both personally and professionally.
Read more about the highlights of this program. Continue Reading