What’s your major? MIS & Business Analytics What year are you? Junior Why did you join Select? I joined Select because as an underclassman in the College of Business, I frequently watched Select Leaders differentiate themselves from their classmates to set a new level of organizational and academic excellence. These tremendous first impressions made it… Continue reading Samuel Scott – VP of Philanthropy
What is your major? Finance and Business Analytics What year are you? Senior What is your dream job? I would love to work in Finance Learning & Development at a big company. I am a numbers and data driven person, but I have so much passion for connecting with people and helping them find success.… Continue reading Abigail Roberg – Select Leaders VP of Leadership Mentoring!
There are many qualities to a leader that we tend to focus on. Traits such delegation, strong communication, and beaming confidence are quite standard when we reflect on what makes an effective leader. There is one attribute, however, that is often overlooked. This attribute is self-awareness. Being a person who is self-aware is transformative in… Continue reading Self-Awareness: Your Secret to Leadership Success
Getting people to recognize you as the leader you are does not require the use of a Christopher Nolan-esque form of inception or any other specific technique. To let you in on a little secret, there is no one way that is guaranteed to set you apart from the rest of your colleagues. That may… Continue reading Work Hard, Lead Better
A Story About Delegation In my younger and simpler years, I remember my father would come home after a long day of work and quickly unwind by sitting on the couch and turning on the television. He would watch a wide variety of shows in which I had no particular interest in, but for some… Continue reading Leadership Skill: The Art of Delegation
How do you lead Kegan Wise, a senior studying business finance, explains the boundless opportunities and irreplaceable benefits that he has found during the time he has spent in the Select Leaders Program within the Walter Center for Strategic Leadership. Kegan has found that he can apply his learning’s to both his in-class endeavors and… Continue reading How Do You Lead: Kegan Wise
How Reflective Writing Contributes to Leadership How often do you reflect on the stories that you tell about yourself? How about your team, your values, your family, your leadership? The stories you tell shape your understanding of the world and yourself. Taking time to reflect and understand these stories is a key to developing as… Continue reading The Value of Reflective Writing