Jonathan Hancock Lecture Series
During this special event, guests will receive an insider’s look into why some people make it big while others, equally experienced, talented, and credentialed, fall by the wayside – all based on deep research into the topic of career derailment and Cast’s own personal experiences.
- Who: All community members
- Where: Canterbury High School, Summers Auditorium
- When: Wednesday, April 25, 7 p.m.
- Cost: Free
A question and answer period will follow Cast's TED Talk-style presentation. Bring your copy of "The Right – and Wrong – Stuff: How Brilliant Careers are Made and Unmade" to have Dr. Cast sign following the event.
Carter Cast is a professor at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management, where he’s received the Faculty Impact Award each year from 2012-17 by his students. He also sits on the board of Kellogg Company and is a venture partner at Pritzker Group Venture Capital. Dr. Cast’s writings have appeared in the Wall Street Journal and Harvard Business Review. He's been a guest on shows like CNBC’s Power Lunch and Bloomberg. Prior to his academic and venture capital career, Dr. Cast was the CEO of Walmart.com and a marketing executive at PepsiCo, Inc.