Brian Smith had just put on his new Pink Floyd album. The song switched and “Time” began to play: “And then one day you find ten years have got behind you. No one told you when to run, you missed the starting gun.”
That was when the idea struck him — he needed to start his own business.
Women make up 58 percent of the workforce and only 14 percent of senior leadership positions, said Amy Hecht, vice president for Student Affairs and one of the opening speakers at the School of Business’s fourth annual Women’s Leadership Summit on Wednesday, Nov. 5.
A morning cup of coffee is set to get a bit more expensive. Coffee prices surged to a two-and-a-half year high due to dry weather in Brazil posing a threat to next year’s crop. Brazil is the world’s largest coffee grower.