Recordings of Past Events

The Transition to Leadership

with Dr. Richard Curtis

Dr. Richard Curtis is a professor at Virginia Tech after retiring from the Navy as Master Chief Petty Officer. Dr. Curtis served aboard six different ballistic missile submarines with his last tour as Chief of the Boat (COB) onboard the USS Rhode Island, served as the Command Master Chief (CMC) of the VFA-136 KNIGHTHAWKS F-18 squadron on the USS Enterprise for her final combat deployment, and in addition to various other assignments he served his final tour as the 18th Director of the U.S. Navy Senior Enlisted Academy (SEA).

The talk consisted of a discussion on the Transition to Power, going from taking orders to giving them, from being a follower to a shot caller. During the talk questions covered his military career, The Transition to Power, and closed with his number #1 book for leaders to read:

The Hard Truth About Soft Skills by Peggy Klaus

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Power of Influence and Persuasion

with Shonodeep Modak, CMO, NA - Schneider Electric

Join Shonodeep Modak the Chief Marketing Officer for Schneider Electric to learn important lessons for persuading and influencing stakeholders. As the CMO to a two century old company, Shonodeep is experienced at influencing change within his company amid organizational changes while also influencing consumer behavior around the company which he deems a “ghost brand”. Join us to learn more!

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Brand Yourself to Attract Career Opprtunities

with Eric Sim, CFA, Founder- Institute of Life

A strong personal brand helps you win trust, build relationships and attract career opportunities. Hear from Social media’s most followed CFA charter holder, Eric Sim while he shares his career advancement experience and tips to attract career opportunities .

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