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“Why Not You?” is Focus of Cazenovia’s Annual Business Management Symposium

Phrase used by Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson to motivate his team to victory is adopted by College management students
Cazenovia, N.Y.  (March 25, 2014)  – Cazenovia College’s annual Business Management Symposium will be held on Wednesday, April 2, 2014, in the Morgan Room (in Hubbard Hall on the Cazenovia College campus) and this year focuses on the theme – “Why Not You?”  Adopted from Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, who used the phrase to motivate his team to a smashing victory in the 2014 Super Bowl, the theme is relevant to Cazenovia College students at this particular time of year as they consider career options and future opportunities.

Hosted by the College’s Division of Business & Management and organized by senior Management (Equine Business Management) major Natasha Daigle, of Lewiston, Maine, the Symposium will feature an exciting variety of speakers.  Successful business and management professionals will engage in conversation and describe their professional experiences and share what they believe to be important skill sets and assets for applicants in the hiring process.  A talented group of young Cazenovia College management alumni will make up the afternoon panel and speak about their own career ascent since graduating from their alma mater.   

The program for the day-long Symposium is can be viewed on the Symposium website - www.cazenovia.edu/business-symposium.
The Symposium is free and open to the public.  For more information, contact Carol Buckhout, assistant professor, Equine Business Management, at (315) 655-7133 or email: cbuckhout@cazenovia.edu.

Cazenovia College, founded in 1824, is an independent, co-educational, baccalaureate college located near Syracuse, N.Y., offering baccalaureate programs in the liberal arts and professional studies. Embracing student success as its primary mission, the College comprises a diverse yet close-knit residential community that fosters intellectual, social, and ethical growth. Our experiential and co-curricular learning opportunities and dedicated team of faculty and staff provide for an individualized educational experience that balances academic and student life. Cazenovia, named one of "America’s Best Colleges" by U.S. News & World Report, is also a national College of Distinction. For more information, visit http://www.cazenovia.edu.

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