corporate-and-professional-development

2019: The Year in Review

As we get ready to enter the second month of 2020, let’s revisit the remarkable year we just wrapped up. From groundbreaking science to life-changing service, from Furman athletics to historic reflection, 2019 was a...

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Graduates of manufacturing management program gain new leadership skills

The Center for Corporate and Professional Development (CPD) at Furman University recently recognized nine graduates of its Postgraduate Diploma in Manufacturing Management. Engineers from Spartanburg-based Johns Manville completed the 100-hour program, which encompassed finance, leadership,...

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Furman recognizes graduates of Women’s Leadership Institute

The Women’s Leadership Institute (WLI) of Furman University recently recognized the following Class of 2019 graduates: Tina Belge, Greenville County Deanna Berry, McWhorter Capital Partners Katherine Boda, Furman University Jamie Bryant, Christ Church Episcopal School...

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Peers, no pressure

Asked why she thought networking events for women are important, Amelia Davidson ’20 paused for a second before answering with a story. “I wouldn’t necessarily identify myself as a feminist, but there are certain statements...

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Class of 2018: Postgraduate Diploma in Corporate Sustainability

The Center for Corporate and Professional Development at Furman University recently recognized the Class of 2018 graduates of the Postgraduate Diploma in Corporate Sustainability. The Class of 2018 includes: [caption id="attachment_36368" align="alignright" width="475"] The Postgraduate...

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Furman recognizes Corporate Sustainability Fellows

The Center for Corporate and Professional Development at Furman University recently recognized two executives as Corporate Sustainability Fellows (CSF). The 2018 Corporate Sustainability Fellows are: [caption id="attachment_36362" align="alignright" width="450"] Jeffrey Goetz (center) is flanked by...

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Furman recognizes Women’s Leadership Institute graduates

The Women’s Leadership Institute (WLI) of Furman University recently recognized the following Class of 2018 graduates: Eva Anagnostis, Assistant Director, Greenville County Workforce Development Kimberly Appleby, Contracts & Pricing Negotiation Manager, Lockheed Martin Julianne Bower,...

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Connecting Classroom to Career

Manie Robinson '06 is a busy guy. One of South Carolina’s most recognizable faces in sports journalism, he works full time as a columnist covering Clemson University for The Greenville News despite living in Columbia....

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Sustainability redefined

We've all heard about the carbon footprint as it relates to the environmental impact of corporations, businesses and other organizations. Brad Bechtold and John Meindl look to another anatomical metaphor to describe how organizations are...

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Furman accepting applications for corporate sustainability program

Applications for the Furman University Postgraduate Diploma in Corporate Sustainability are now being accepted. The Postgraduate Diploma in Corporate Sustainability is a program of Furman’s Center for Corporate and Professional Development. Sessions begin January 25,...

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Postgraduate Diploma in Corporate Sustainability class members recognized

The Center for Corporate and Professional Development at Furman University recently recognized the following Class of 2017 graduates of the Postgraduate Diploma in Corporate Sustainability: [caption id="attachment_32797" align="alignright" width="500"] Class of 2017, Postgraduate Diploma in...

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