Young Professionals – Soft Skills
Tuesday, October 6
The Young Professionals program is geared towards Young Professionals, which is defined as those under 35 or 5 years out of their highest degree. The opening panel will be focused on career paths, with discussion and audience questions on how panelists have come to their current position and field. Panelists are from diverse backgrounds and communities (Non-profit, Entrepreneur, Industry, Government). The second program session will focus on soft skills such as communication, strategy, self-management, team work and leadership.
Panelist: Chuck Sampson
Charles E Sampson & Associates
Charles (Chuck) Sampson is President of Charles E. Sampson & Associates, a Jackson, Mississippi-based organizational development practice whose mission is to help leaders create healthy organizations through personal discovery, emotional intelligence, and thoughtful execution. He received his Bachelor of Arts in American Studies from St. Olaf College and a Master of Business Administration from the Else School of Management at Millsaps College where he later served as Assistant Dean and continues to serve as an Adjunct Instructor.