Pick a current event of interest to you related to a course theme
Pick a current event of interest to you related to a course theme (i.e. political, social, technological, environmental trends affecting industry competition, industry trends, competitive, corporate, global strategies, mergers and acquisitions, corporate actions, initiatives, misdemeanors, etc.) and find an article to support this. Prepare a short (5 minute) slide-supported presentation (one slide, please). Submit your slide (which should include the links to the news article/other sources of information) , and be prepared to share the story. In your presentation, briefly introduce the current event, and then outline how it relates to the topic of the day (topics of the day are attached below).
The presentation will be evaluated based on the following criteria:
Interesting company/industry event – 30%
Solid links to the topics discussed during the respective class session, using concepts and frameworks covered in class – 50%
Professional and engaging presentation – 20%