Executive Education

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"Hiring and Retaining the Millennial"

What are the key challenges (and best practices) of recruiting and managing Generation Y and Z in the workplace?

Wednesday, September 9th, 7:30 to 9:00 a.m.

Kevin McMahon '99, MBA, CEC, CPRW, executive coach and career advisor, will address how to find the balance between traditional workplace practices and the changing needs of the new workplace generations.

Panel Discussion: 

Panelists Lisa A. Mainiero, Ph.D., Professor of Management, Sarah Bollinger, Director of Dolan School Professional Development and Internships, and Julie Tuozzoli, Manager, Employer Relations and Alumni Career Development, will respond to Kevin’s keynote.

  • What should companies be thinking about when they consider recruiting from Generations Y and Z?

  • How do companies address the leadership gap as Baby Boomers exit the workplace and these new generations enter?

  • What kinds of professional development, from mentoring to training to coaching, is most effective?

We encourage all company decision makers to join us at this event at the Dolan School of Business.

 Please feel free to bring a guest.  RSVP is required by September 3rd to Patricia Pivarnik or by calling 203-254-4307.

Events like this illustrate the variety of Educational Opportunities at the Dolan School of Business. In the high velocity, ever-changing business environment, it is essential for employees to continuously enhance their skills as a way to contribute to your business and advance their careers. Having professionals who can contribute to a company’s strategic goals is imperative for success.  Fairfield University’s Dolan School of Business would like to work with you and your organization to further develop employees’ managerial and technical skill sets so you will be best prepared for the challenges ahead.

 We offer a variety of academic programs for employees at many levels: 

As nationally and internationally recognized subject matter experts, our highly skilled business faculty members can also provide customized programs specific to your organization’s needs.  

Additionally, The Dolan School of Business has a thriving internship program. We view internships as a vital experience for undergraduate education, as 93% of business students from the class of 2015 completed at least one internship while at Fairfield University.  Our students are smart, talented, creative, driven, and can offer your organization a fresh perspective and renewed energy on a variety of projects. 

We welcome the opportunity to discuss our academic offerings that address your specific needs and requests.  To schedule a phone or in-person meeting with me, Don Gibson, Dean of the Dolan School of Business, call 203-254-4307 or e-mail Patricia Pivarnik, Program Coordinator, ppivarnik@fairfield.edu


Donald E. Gibson, Ph.D. 

Dean and Professor