Reach Your Next Goal
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY
FREE! LUNCH INCLUDED!
September 28, 2013
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Keynote Speaker: Coach John Brubaker, BA'93, MA'93
John Brubaker is a nationally renowned performance consultant, speaker and author. John teaches audiences how to obtain better results in business with straightforward tools that turbo charge performance.
Using a multidisciplinary approach, John helps organizations and individuals develop their competitive edge. Brubaker is the award winning author of The Coach Approach: Success Strategies From The Locker Room To The Board Room and co-author of the book Leadership: Helping Others To Succeed. He is also the host of Maximum Success: The Coach Bru Show on NBC Sports Radio Boston. Brubaker was recently cited as one of Forbes Magazine's Top 10 Consultants Who Avoid The B.S.
John is a graduate of Fairleigh Dickinson University with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and he also earned a master’s degree in personnel psychology from FDU. Brubaker has completed his doctoral coursework in Sport Psychology at Temple University.
10-10:15 a.m., Continental Breakfast
10:15-10:30 a.m., Welcome
10:35 a.m.-12:45 p.m, Break Out Sessions with Robert Donnelly, MBA'68; Marianela Peraza, BA ’99; and Sean Stein Smith BS ’10, MS ’11, MBA ’13.
12:45-1:45 p.m., Lunch at the Student Union Building
2 p.m.-3 p.m., Address by John Brubaker, BA'93, MA'93
About Robert Donnelly, MBA'68
Robert Donnelly is an author, educator, and brand builder – business and personal. His books, Guidebook to Planning – A Common Sense Approach and Personal Brand Planning for Life, are available on Amazon as E-books and soft cover books. Bob is a prolific writer and his articles and blogs appear frequently in a variety of business publications. He is a motivational speaker and speaks often at national and international programs on planning.
He was the CEO of a technology firm for ten years and positioned the company for sale to a Fortune 100 company. He was also a partner in an international boutique consultancy concentrating on the transfer of technology on a global scale. Earlier in his career he held senior executive positions with IBM, Pfizer, and EXXON.
He is a graduate of NYU’s Stern School of Business and holds an MBA from FDU.
About Sean Stein Smith BS ’10, MS ’11, MBA ’13
Sean Stein Smith is a 3-time alumnus of the Fairleigh Dickinson University Metro campus. He earned his B.S. and M.S. in Accounting, which was followed by an M.B.A. with a specialization in International Business Administration. Building on the excellent financial education received at FDU, Sean is a licensed CPA in the State of New Jersey, as well as a licensed CMA. His goal, both in writing and in speaking at this event is the same: to give back to his community the financial education he has had the opportunity to obtain. He is a Senior Accountant in the Environmental Services division of United Water. Publications by Sean include his book, "A Fresh Pair of Eyes - Finance for the Young Investor," which is available on Amazon and in Kindle Store. Additionally, Sean has a daily blog, "A Fresh Pair of Eyes," which can be found at ssteinsmith.com.
This event is sponsored by the FDU Office of Alumni Relations and Career Development.