Current Category: leadership

Leadership program empowers DU’s women of color

Davenport University’s new ASPIRE program — Achieving Success through Positive Interaction, Reflection and Empowerment — helps women of color achieve […]

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The Halo Effect: How to eliminate the acceptance of underperformance

In many companies, there are times when someone should be transitioned out, but for unknown reasons is allowed to stay. […]

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Davenport University partnership helps companies invest in employee success

To attract and retain talent in today’s competitive hiring environment, investing in employee education and development is key to organizational […]

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Personal development: Creating your path to success

I am a huge fan of GPS, and before that I was constantly using websites like MapQuest and Google Maps. […]

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Davenport University partners with City of Detroit and Wayne County

Davenport University is demonstrating its commitment to the city and the region with new partnerships with the City of Detroit […]

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Leadership life-stories: Developing meaning in tumultuous times

This Insights piece is authored by Chris Hamstra, a professor at Davenport University I recently spent a week in Rotterdam, […]

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Servant leadership — in life, the military and the classroom

Anything worthwhile is worth working for and nothing’s free. That’s the mantra of Dr. James Turner, a faculty member in […]

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Investing in employees: IPEx brings programs on-site for Cascade Engineering

On graduation day, a diverse group of Cascade Engineering employees — including resource professionals and manufacturing staff — each received […]

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IPEx graduates the first class in its new certificate program focused on integrated operations management

The pilot class of Davenport University’s Certificate of Integrated Operations Management program graduated in late December after 12 weeks of […]

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DU partners with Greater Michigan Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors

Davenport University and the Greater Michigan Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors have recently partnered to provide professional development opportunities […]

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