Professional Edge: 5th Annual Leadership Symposium - "Evolving Leadership"

Lori J. Kelleher, chief human resources officer - Black & Veatch Corporation and Kelly Tyler Byrnes, chief talent officer & director of learning - MRIGlobal
With virtual employees, a global economy and increasing connectivity, supervision and employee development must be reassessed. Its a shift from where we work to how we work. In this 5th annual Leadership Symposium, well explore the trends in leadership over the past 20 years and what effective leadership is going forward.
May 01, 2013
08:00 am - 10:00 am
KU Edwards Campus - BEST Building, BEST Building Conference Center
Why KU
  • One-third of full-time faculty have written casebooks and treatises
  • 2 KU law faculty were U.S. Supreme Court clerks
  • KU’s Project for Innocence: 34 conviction reversals since 2009
  • 7,600+ alumni in all 50 states, D.C., and 21 foreign countries
  • #18 “best value” law school in the nation — National Jurist Magazine
  • 12 interdisciplinary joint degrees
  • 20th nationwide for lowest debt at graduation. — U.S. News & World Report
  • 80 percent of upper-level law classes have 25 or fewer students
  • More than 600 employment interviews at law school, 2014-15
  • 92 percent overall employment rate for Class of 2014 – top 20 percent nationally
  • 23rd: for number of law alumni promoted to partner at nation’s largest law firms
  • #1 in Kansas and Missouri for July 2015 bar exam performance