Cutting-edge business insights for today, and tomorrow.

As part of our commitment to lifelong learning and success, TCU Neeley hosts the Alumni Advantage Series to provide you access to innovative business knowledge from our faculty experts and thought leaders across industries. We’ve specifically designed our series to accommodate your busy schedule. Our events are hosted virtually – typically during the lunch hour.

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Upcoming Events

Connecting Through the Chaos: The Importance of Executive Presence in 2021

October 22, 2021, 12:00 – 1:30 p.m. CST
Special In-person Event for Homecoming
Hays Business Commons, TCU Campus
Lunch Included, $30 registration fee

As the world continues to move through exponential change, it’s more important than ever to ensure your message is understood by your audience. So how can your voice and presence rise above the noise in an impactful, authentic way? Join fellow alumni and a panel of communication and executive presence experts to discuss the importance of showing up both virtually and in-person during turbulent times through authenticity, purpose, connection, storytelling, and more.

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Jim Roach

Executive Director, TCU Neeley Executive Education
 

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Eric Harris

Founder, GatherRound
 

TCU Neeley: The Now and the Next

December 2, 2021, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. CST

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Daniel Pullin

John V. Roach Dean of the Neeley School of Business at TCU
Professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation
 

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Brenda Cline

Moderator
Chief Financial Officer, Kimball Art Foundation
 

Past Events

Leading Teams After 2020: What Is the Future of Work?

September 8, 2021, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. CST

Have your team dynamics changed in the last year? Are you leading a group or working with your colleagues virtually or within a hybrid scenario? There is a complexity dynamic in today’s environment which will continue to change as we consider the future of work and its impact on teams. Leading teams in today’s evolving organizational landscape requires leaders to update their framework and skillset for maximizing workgroup and team relationships. In this Alumni Advantage webinar, our TCU faculty experts will discuss what has changed regarding teams, what is coming in the future and approaches to optimize team success. 

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Jim Roach

Executive Director, TCU Neeley Executive Education
 

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Tracey Rockett

Professor of Management Practice at TCU Neeley School of Business
 


Leading Through Digital Transformation: Is Your Organization Ready?

April 2021

Business transformation, and digital transformation in particular, can be very challenging in high complexity, dynamic environments and unfortunately, most organizational change efforts fall short of their intended outcomes. Our experts discuss critical success factors, key challenges, typical barriers in complex environments, and why a new kind of leadership is required to set your organization up for success.

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Brian Alink

Senior Vice President Product Management, Capital One
 

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Mary Uhl-Bien

BNSF Railway Endowed Professor of Leadership, TCU Neeley School of Business
 

The Innovation Imperative

November 2020

Now, more than ever, it’s imperative to be innovative. Our faculty experts discuss the numerous, and often unexpected, sources of disruption and the overwhelming levels of change that require new paradigms for leadership, organizations and leading change. They elaborate on the key challenges and opportunities that leaders face and must overcome to fund and/or nurture new ventures while they strive to compete and succeed with their core business. The team also shares examples of successes and failures, and how you can survive disruption in this current business climate.

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Michael Sherrod

Instructor
William M. Dickey Entrepreneur in Residence
 

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Rodney D'Souza

Managing Director of the TCU Neeley Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Davis Family Entrepreneur in Residence