Robert Thompson, Trustee Professor and director of the Bleier Center for Televsion and Popular Cultures in the school of Newhouse, had a few words to say regarding Roseanne Barr’s racial tweets that lead to the cancellation of her ABC show,…
IBM leadership consultant to lead workshop at Whitman School Feb. 6
IBM leadership consultant to lead workshop at Whitman School Feb. 6January 29, 2009Amy Schmitzaemehrin@syr.edu
The Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University will host a guest workshop by Raymond Infarinato, leadership development consultant for IBM’s corporate integrated services team, on Feb. 6. Infarinato’s workshop, titled “Consulting in a Non-Consulting Environment,” will take place 9 a.m.-noon in the Lender Auditorium, located on the concourse level of the Whitman School building. Sponsored by the Whitman Consulting Club and the Whitman Graduate Programs Office, the workshop is open to all SU students, staff and faculty.
The highly participatory workshop will help participants recognize and practice the skills employed by consultants that are valuable in any work environment. A key focus of the workshop will be team working styles.
As a former senior manager with PricewaterhouseCoopers, Infarinato has extensive management consulting experience advising dynamic and diversified Fortune 500 companies on aligning their financial functions with business strategy and on achieving performance improvements through organizational, process and technology improvements. With a background in the broadcast television industry (CBS, FOX, SONY Tri-Star), Infarinato has worked in finance, operations and production. He holds an M.B.A. from the Simon School of Business at the University of Rochester.
For more information about the workshop, contact Amy McHale, director of experiential learning in the Whitman Graduate Programs Office, at (315) 443-9216 or firstname.lastname@example.org.