CBO Speaks from NACUBO showcases our most seasoned CBO colleagues from top institutions around the country as they share stories of their journey as business officers. Their experiences inspire us and show us what’s possible in our own work.
Special Episode: Business Officers Share Their Thoughts on The Economic Model
When higher education leaders envision the future of their institution, they’re challenged to think about the ideal financial or economic model that will support their mission, which can often mean shifting and growing in new directions. Our CBOs shared some ways they’ve been grappling with this complex topic on their campuses.
NASPA & NACUBO Join Forces to Discuss the Crossover Between Student Affairs and Business Officers
In this special episode, Megan Strand joins Jill Creighton, host of the SA: Voices From the Field Podcast, and two former CBO Speaks guests, Nicole Trufant and Gerald Hector, to look at how student affairs officers and business officers can work together towards mutual success.
Special Episode: Business Officers Share Their Thoughts on Collaboration
We often hear that success isn’t found in silos, but rather in working with colleagues across campus and the higher education sector toward a shared goal or purpose. Our CBOs are experts on how a collaborative approach is key to achieving their institution’s mission and supporting the mission of higher education in general.
Virginia State University CBO Kevin Davenport on the Importance of Failure in Order to Succeed
In this episode, Virginia State University CBO Kevin Davenport joins Megan Strand to talk about the value of learning from every opportunity and why the saying ‘if you’ve never failed then that must mean you’re not trying hard enough’ means so much to him.
Special Episode: Business Officers Share Their Thoughts on Advocacy
Whether it’s regarding legislative or agency activity, public perception of higher education, or other timely issues, NACUBO is your constant advocate in action. Let’s hear from our CBOs on how they’re working to be advocates for higher education at the student, community, state, and national levels.
UMass Dartmouth CBO David Gingerella on Being Prepared for Change and Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone
Join us for a conversation with CBO David Gingerella from UMass Dartmouth as he talks about the unique opportunity of being in a place to identify possible future CBOs, and why it’s important to get out of your office and attend events and conferences, even if they are virtual.
As an aspiring CBO, I love this podcast. I’ve gotten a chance to hear many leaders give their perspective on the role. Thanks NACUBO!