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About the Course

This fifty-minute class meets each Friday at 11:30 AM. The class offers undergraduate management students, as well as students from other schools on campus, a practical business and management perspective seldom found in other courses.

Students with Kim Corbitt, Chief Human Resources Officer, The Hillman GroupStudents in the Forum are expected to familiarize themselves with the firms the speakers represent and to participate in class discussions. Students also submit written critiques on the presentations during the semester.

 Active participation in the class will improve:

            • Personal branding by utilizing professionalism and business etiquette
            • Working skills like decision making, written and oral communication
            • Improve relationships with others through cultural appreciation and networking
            • Job search components as career path strategies and learning from executive experience


Kim Corbitt, Chief Human Resources Officer, The Hillman Group