Ex Ed Talks


UNC Charlotte Ex Ed Talks are a series of free short talks offering new and relevant insights and resources to the business community. Ex Ed Talks feature UNC Charlotte's world-class faculty expertise as a preview of the possibilities in Executive Education.

Next Talk:

Tips for Leveraging the Power of the Multi-Generational Workforce

At least four generations make up today's workforce, contributing to business success by increasing flexibility and creativity. Harness the multi-faceted and multi-perspective power of your team with these tips, shared by Dr. Gary Kohut, director of UNC Charlotte's MBA program.

Date: December 5, 2017 
Time: 11:00 – 11:30 A.M.( at the Alumni Coffee, directly preceding the Barings/UNC Charlotte Economic Forecast)

Location: UNC Charlotte Center City (320 E. 9th Street, Charlotte NC 28202)
Registration information is coming soon!


Dr. Gary Kohut

Professor of Management, Director, MBA Program, and Director, Dual MBA Program and EGADE Business School Tecnológico de Monterrey

Dr. Kohut is a recognized expert on communication in business and active as a consultant and speaker on communication and management development for organizations such as American Express, Bank of America, Ingersoll Rand, TIAA, and more. His research focuses on corporate communication strategy, leadership and management development, and applied technology in business communication.  

Among numerous teaching and speaking awards, Dr. Kohut is the 2002 recipient of the Bank of America Award for Teaching Excellence, the university’s most prestigious teaching honor and a 2003 recipient of the UNC Board of Governors Award for Excellence in Teaching.  More recently, Dr. Kohut received the 2015 NCACPA’s 5.0 Discussion Leader Award.


Previous Talks:

Decision Making Under New Uncertainty: Using Financial Analysis to Help Make Informed Decisions

The ability to interpret financial statements to inform decision making is an imperative for leaders in today’s global markets.This is especially true in today’s ever-changing business climate. Dr. Ben Nunnally will share insights for leaders seeking to utilize financial data to inform their decision making.

Date: March 2, 2017 / Time: 11:00 – 11:30 A.M
Location: UNC Charlotte Center City (320 E. 9th Street, Charlotte NC 28202)

Dr. Ben Nunnally

Professor of Finance Emeritus
UNC Charlotte

Dr. Ben Nunnally is Professor of Finance Emeritus at UNC Charlotte. Before beginning his academic career, he was a capital budgeting analyst at the BF Goodrich Company. During his 30+ years at UNC Charlotte, Dr. Nunnally has co-authored several finance textbooks and has consulted with many area businesses on company valuation and strategic planning.