Business & Economics

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Eight Elements to Transform Your Personal Brand, Career and Life

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Tue, Nov 24 2015 - 6:00pm

Ellen Looyen, Author, Branded for Life!; Branding Commentator, CBS News, The Wall Street Journal and KGO Radio

You already have a Personal Brand, whether you know it or not! Personal Branding is important for anyone who wants to move ahead in their career, climb the corporate ladder or attract new clients. Called “America’s leader in personal branding” by the NYC Conference Board, Looyen wants to help you redefine your personal brand, enhance your visibility and put you in a whole new league.

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12 Mind-Blowing Success Secrets for Small Businesses

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Mon, Nov 9 2015 - 7:00pm

Rick Gilbert, Founder, PowerSpeaking, Inc; Author, Speaking Up: Surviving Executive Presentations Read more »

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Ben Bernanke: Former Chairman of the Federal Reserve

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Wed, Oct 14 2015 - 6:30pm

Ben Bernanke, Former Chairman, Federal Reserve; Author, The Courage to Act: A Memoir of a Crisis and Its Aftermath
In conversation with Michael Moritz, Managing Partner, Sequoia Capital Read more »

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Let’s Do the Numbers: 10 Years with Marketplace’s Kai Ryssdal

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Wed, Sep 9 2015 - 6:00pm

Kai Ryssdal, Host and Senior Editor, American Public Media’s “Marketplace”
John Boland, President and CEO, KQED - Moderator

As host and senior editor of “Marketplace,” Kai Ryssdal is one of the most recognizable voices in the country. Each day he translates the most important business and economic news for millions of listeners, from Wall Street to the Oval Office to small business owners and everyday participants in the American and global economies. Read more »

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Bill McDermott: CEO of SAP

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Tue, Sep 1 2015 - 7:00pm

Bill McDermott, CEO of SAP; Twitter @BillRMCDermott

This program is underwritten by Accenture. Read more »

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Paul Solman: The Secrets to Maxing Out Your Social Security

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Fri, Aug 14 2015 - 12:00pm

Paul Solman, Business and Economics Correspondent, “PBS NewsHour”; Co-Author, Get What’s Yours: The Secrets to Maxing Out Your Social Security; Twitter @paulsolman
Michael Finney, Consumer Reporter, “7 On Your Side”, KGO San Francisco - Moderator Read more »

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Pat Wadors: SVP of Global Talent at LinkedIn

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Tue, Jul 14 2015 - 7:00pm

Pat Wadors, Senior Vice President of Global Talent, LinkedIn; Twitter @wadors
In conversation with Venesa Klein, Partner, Calibre One; Twitter @Venesak

“Everyone Deserves a Great Leader” Read more »

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Trans Pacific Partnership: Separating the Wheat from the Chaff

Tue, Jun 16 2015 - 6:00pm

Demetrios Marantis, Head of International Policy and Regulatory Affairs, Square; Former Acting U.S. Trade Representative and Deputy U.S. Trade Representative Read more »

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The Modern Professional's Toolkit: A Night of Skill Building

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Thu, Jun 4 2015 - 6:30pm

What are the essential skills employees need to thrive in the 21st century? Join INFORUM as big data gurus, online community managers and experts from a variety of other fields teach the skills that employees need to succeed in the modern working world.

Presentation topics include:  Read more »

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Digital Gold, The History and Future of Bitcoin

Tue, Jun 2 2015 - 6:00pm

Nathaniel Popper, Reporter, The New York Times; Author, Digital Gold

Believers in Bitcoin see it as a potential basis for a financial system free of banks and governments. So far it has made millions for some people and prison terms for others. National banking regulators are just beginning to set rules and regulations for bitcoin in light of recent scandals and its use by criminal enterprises. Read more »

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