Scott Palmer ’08 spoke on the topic “Know People To Know Profit: Emotional Intelligence in the Fastest Growing Companies” at the second annual TEDxNorthCentralCollege event in April. Palmer is chief operating officer for Spikeball, Inc.
This year’s theme, “The Changing of the Guards,” addressed the rapid progress emerging in all sectors of society. Twelve North Central students, alumni and friends presented “ideas worth spreading” at this licensed event organized by the Leadership, Ethics and Values program and Student Affairs.
This year's speakers
"Redefining our Expectations of Aging"
Ann Fisher - Jackson '09
Director of Marketing, Keystone IT
"On the Making of a Lawful Dystopia"
Dean Frieders '01
Frieders Law, LLC
"Who's In Charge of the Communication Gap?"
Kelly Janssen '00
Director, Curricular and Department Communication
College of Business, University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign
"The New Frontier of Social Enterptise"
Scott Boyer (Entrepreneur-in-Residence)
President, OWP Pharmaceuticals
"Know People to Know Profit: Emotional Intelligence