Entrepreneurs and business leaders share experience with students
What advice do some of the region’s top company officials have for college students? On Friday, March 9, approximately 200 Nebraska Wesleyan University business students will hear from nearly 40 company officials at Nebraska Wesleyan’s second annual Business Summit. Boyd Ober, President of Leadership Resources, will be among those 40 leaders, sharing his experience as an entrepreneur and leader in the Lincoln community.
Practical application for student learning
The Nebraska Wesleyan Business Summit was created to provide students an opportunity to learn from prominent business leaders’ wisdom and experience through a serious of open forum question and answer sessions. This direct interaction promotes one of NWU’s core values of experiential learning by allowing the business students to see firsthand the practical application of the education they are receiving.
Students will learn about necessary job skills, leadership, decision-making and dealing with a recession. The summit allows students to see first-hand the practical application of the education they are receiving.
About Boyd Ober and Leadership Resources:
Boyd Ober is the President and founder of Leadership Resources. With offices in Lincoln and Omaha, Leadership Resources focuses on achieving the best ROI of any development company, period. Their services include strategic planning, coaching, professional development, leadership and sales training, assessments, and workshop facilitation. An entrepreneur at heart, Ober is also involved in several other business ventures including a publishing company, rental business, and serves as C.E.O for a technology provider of restaurant software. Since April 2010, Ober has co-hosted “Pursuit of Success,” a weekly radio show dedicated to showcasing regional entrepreneurs and leader, sharing key ideas designed to help others impact their business and community.