Kent State College of Business Administration Announces Tasha Eurich as 2020 Spirit of Women in Business Keynote

KENT, Ohio – The Kent State University College of Business Administration announces Tasha Eurich, Ph.D., New York Times bestselling author, as keynote speaker for the 2020 Spirit of Women in Business Conference. The conference will be held on Friday, March 20, 2020 on the Kent State Campus.


Eurich is an industrial-organizational psychologist and researcher. This scientific approach to understanding human behavior, coupled with her pragmatic approach to professional development, has earned Eurich her reputation; Thinkers50 named her as one of the top 30 emerging management thinkers in the world and a top 50 World Leader in Coaching. In addition, she was ranked #13 on the GlobalGurus list of organizational cultural experts.


Eurich’s areas of expertise are executive coaching, executive team development, leadership and high-potential development programs. Her expertise is utilized at The Eurich Group, an executive development firm that improves companies by increasing the effectiveness of their leaders and teams. As principal of the Eurich Group, Eurich works with a wide variety of clients, including T-Mobile, Walmart, IBM and the Miami Heat.


During her 15-plus-year career of helping leaders become more self-aware and successful, Eurich has found incredible success herself; her entertaining TedTalks have been viewed more than three million times and her latest book, Insight, was named the #1 best career book by The Muse and a best book of 2017 by Strategy + Business. She also is a contributor for Harvard Business Review and has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Guardian, NPR, Forbes and Fast Company.


The annual Spirit of Women in Business Conference brings together women from diverse professional backgrounds. The day-long conference includes a keynote address with Q&A, a luncheon speaker and breakout sessions with presentation options for attendees to choose from.


The College of Business Administration is offering an early-bird special for those who register prior to November 30. Attendees who use the code “SWIB2020” will receive $25 off any one regularly priced individual registration. Event sponsorships are still available – contact Erin Nunn at for details.

For more information about the Spirit of Women in Business Conference and to register for the event, visit



Kent State College of Business Administration
Kent State University's College of Business Administration is among the fewer than 1% of business schools worldwide to obtain dual AACSB accreditation in both business and accounting. The College boasts 10 undergraduate majors, 14 minors and a Professional Sales Certificate program; master's degrees in accounting, business administration (MBA and EMBA), business analytics, and economics; as well as a Ph.D. program with concentrations in accounting, finance, information systems, management and marketing.

The Kent State College of Business Administration ranks as a top business college in Ohio and the number one public university in Northeast Ohio by U.S. News and World Report and is ranked as one of the nation’s Best Business Schools by Princeton Review. The College is committed to sustainability as an advanced Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) signatory and is recognized by the Sales Education Foundation as a top university for professional sales education.


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POSTED: Friday, September 20, 2019 02:00 PM