Living the Good Life
Informal undergraduate lunch with Mark Albion
Former Harvard Business
Best-selling Author, and Co-Founder of Net Impact
Thursday, October 13, 12:30-2:00 p.m.
Harlos House, 1331 E. Tenth St.
What do you value? And how will what you value be reflected in the
way you will live and work?
On the cornerstone at the entry to the Hutton Honors College is a quote
from Edward L. Hutton, the benefactor and business leader for whom the
Honors College is named, that reads, "Let's Make the World a Better
Place." Mark Albion, after earning a BA in economics, an MA/MBA, and a
joint PhD in business economics, all from Harvard, became a highly
regarded professor at Harvard Business School. In the years since, he
has turned his attention to helping business and other leaders use their
education and talents to make the world a better place and their own
lives more satisfying. Among the organizations he has co-founded is Net
Impact, "a global network of leaders who are changing the world through
business." The books he has written include Making a Life, Making a
Living, named a New York Time Best Seller. Known for his work in social
entrepreneurship, social innovation, and sustainable business, Albion
was named the Entrepreneur of the Year in 2010 by IU's Johnson Center
for Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the Kelley School of Business.
This lunch is open to undergraduates studying in any field.
The lunch has been made possible by the Kelley Institute for Social
Impact and is co-sponsored by the Hutton Honors College and
For more on his visit to IU, click here, and
his career, click here.
Albion will be on campus as the guest of the Kelley Institute for
Impact and will deliver a public talk, "More than Money Careers: Turn
Values into Value," on Thursday, Oct. 13, 7-8 p.m., in BU 223, and will
lead a Career Visioning Workshop on Friday, Oct. 14, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
The talk is open to all; but space is limited at the Friday workshop so
those who wish to attend should contact KISI@indiana.edu to request a
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