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        Harbert Day

        Network. Learn. Give Back.

        Harbert Day


        Join us on April 18, 2024, for Harbert Day, an exclusive professional development and networking day featuring New York Times best-selling author Patrick Lencioni and special guest appearances by Auburn Men’s Basketball Coach Bruce Pearl and Football Coach Hugh Freeze. Harbert Day is sponsored and presented by The Broadway Group. Special thanks to the following company sponsors:

        • The Broadway Group – Presenting Sponsor
        • EBSCO Industries – Fireside Chat
        • Momma G’s / Trios Cantina – Lunch Sponsor
        • Tickets Sponsors - Brasfield and Gorrie / LIV Development / Truist Securities / McWane

        The Broadway Group


        Truist Securities

        Trios Cantina


        Momma Goldberg's Deli

        Brasfield & Gorrie

        Liv Development

        Event Details

        Date: Thursday, April 18th
        Location: Harbert Recruitment Center 251 South Donahue Drive Auburn, AL 36830
        Attendance: Limited to ensure an engaging experience. Advance tickets are required.
        Cost: $500 per person


        9:30 – 10:00 am
        Check-In and Conversations
        10:00  - 10:15 am
        Welcome by President Chris Roberts
        10:15 – 10:30 am
        MBA Exceptional Student Experience
        10:30 – 11:45 am
        Professional Development with Patrick Lencioni
        11:45- 12:00 pm
        12:00 – 1:00 pm
        Lunch and update from Dean Dr. Jennifer Mueller-Phillips
        1:00 – 1:15 pm
        Undergraduate Exceptional Student Experience
        1:15 – 2:00 pm
        Harbert Insights with Harbert Faculty
        2:00 – 2:15 pm

        2:30 - 4:10 pm

         On to Victory and Exceptional Student Athletes

        Fireside Chat with Hugh Freeze and Bruce Pearl

        Closing Remarks

        4:30 - 6:00 pm

        Reception on the Gavin Terrace (4th level), Horton-Hardgrave Hall


        About Patrick Lencioni

        Patrick LencioniNew York Times best-selling author Pat Lencioni is considered one of the pre-eminent experts on teamwork of our time. His classic book, The Five Dysfunctions of a Team, has remained a fixture on best-seller lists for the past twenty years as he’s helped leaders around the world uncover the natural human tendencies that derail teams and lead to politics and confusion in so many organizations. His latest work, The Six Types of Working Genius, is revolutionizing the way we think about work, providing a whole new framework for teams to tap into one another’s natural genius and provide insight into the kind of work that gives them joy and energy. Audience members will walk away with actionable advice for leading high-performing teams with great degrees of morale and productivity. 

        Why Attend? 

        • Network: Connect with influential alumni, parents, and friends of the Harbert College, fostering relationships that extend beyond the event. 
        • Learn: Gain insights from industry leaders and thought-provoking speakers, acquiring knowledge that will propel your personal and professional growth. 
        • Give Back: Your attendance directly contributes to the success of Harbert College, providing crucial unrestricted funds for ongoing development. 

        Don't miss out on this exceptional opportunity to shape the future of the Harbert College of Business. Secure your spot today and be part of a day that promises to leave a lasting impact. Join us at the Harbert Day of Engagement – where connections are made, traditions are celebrated, and success is shared. 

        Sponsorships Available

        Contact us for more information

        Patrick Allen

        Patrick Allen

        Senior Director of Advancement