Business and Accounting Week Events at CPCC

Business and Accounting Week 2015

Monday, March 16 2015
Four Key Principles You Will Never Forget
Presenter: Dr. Tony Zeiss, President, Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, N.C.
When/Where: 10:30 a.m., Tate Hall
Details: Learn four key principles for career success from Dr. Tony Zeiss.

Tuesday, March 17 2015
My Fuel for Corporate Success . . . Life Lessons!
Presenter: Ms. Tanya Blackmon, President, Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center, Huntersville, N.C.
When/Where: 9:30 a.m., Tate Hall
Details: As president of a large medical center, Ms. Blackmon will discuss the lessons she has learned during her career.

Wednesday, March 18 2015
CPCC Alumni Forum: From Graduates to Community Leaders
Presenter: CPCC Business and Accounting Alumni Discussion Panel
When/Where: 12:30 p.m., Hall Professional Development Building, Room 304
Details: What is the value and strength of an associate degree in today's market? After graduating, what are the next best steps for building a professional career path? This is a popular open forum, please bring your questions, ideas and enthusiasm.

Thursday, March 19 2015
What is Fair? The People and Principles of Fair Trade
Presenter: Ten Thousand Villages When/Where: 11 a.m., Tate Hall
Details: Learn more about fair trade organizations that try to ensure producers and artisans from developing countries are paid fairly for their goods and can grow a sustainable business. Support artisans at the POP-UP STORE in the Overcash Lobby from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. to shop for unique pieces from around the world.

What I Learned From Walt Disney!
Presenter: Mr. William Partin Jr., President and CEO, Sharonview Credit Union, Charlotte, N.C.
When/Where: 6 p.m., Tate Hall
Details: While you learn what it's like to run a $1 billion credit union, Mr. Partin Jr. will also share his personal story and insights on climbing up the corporate ladder.


Business and Accounting Week 2014

Central Piedmont Community College’s Business & Accounting Division is pleased to announce it will host its third annual “Business & Accounting Week: Unleashing The Entrepreneur Inside You!” event March 17 – 20 on the College’s Central Campus. Throughout the week, the general public, as well as CPCC students, faculty and staff, will have the opportunity to attend a variety of FREE presentations and seminars offered by industry trendsetters and leaders on topics such as leadership, brand management, finance, personal branding and networking, entrepreneurship and more.

About Business and Accounting Week

Business and Accounting Week was created to connect CPCC students to the resources needed for them to achieve personal and professional success. Throughout the week, students will have the opportunity to mingle with local business leaders, while learning how to prepare to enter the workforce and gaining a better understanding of today’s global issues that impact communities across the world.

Business and Accounting Week Calendar of Events

Review the online calendar or events below. Click a specific event for more information about the session, location and presenter(s).

If you have any questions, please contact CPCC's Business and Accounting Division.