Join our online workshop with Hult's Professor of Practice, Michael McCarthy, to gain valuable skills that you can apply in your professional environment right away. These skills will provide you with a solid foundation to hit the ground running when you start your program in September.
This event is exclusive to active applicants.
You will receive your Zoom link upon registration.
Thurs. June 24, 2021 at 5.30pm - 7pm (BST)
In this 90 minute workshop, you will learn how to develop your leadership style and leverage it across different professional scenarios.
Professor McCarthy will introduce the Hope Model of Leadership Capital, developed by researchers at Penn State. He will equip you with tools to implement the model to improve your leadership capital.
You will get a chance to work in groups and get to know your future classmates a little better.
Michael McCarthy is a serial entrepreneur. He started his first business at the age of 16 and his first three weeks of sales financed his freshman year at New York University.
From 1994–2004, he was the #1 Stock Market Timer in the United States and raised $100 million in client assets with an inbound marketing referral program he developed. After a brief period of early retirement, Michael founded Budi Products in 2010, a food company designing brain-healthy gourmet snacks which was acquired in 2015.
McCarthy now focuses on teaching entrepreneurship, sales, leadership, and public speaking. He developed the Leadership Sailing Program for MIT Sloan Executive Education in 2016 and is the founder of Power Speaking Coach, a Boston-based consulting firm. He recently authored Harnessing the Power of Fear, a book to help reduce the fear of public speaking.