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Business Author Bo Burlingham to Speak at Drury

For Immediate Release: March 20

Rebecca Denton
Theme Year Co-Director
Assistant Professor of Education
Office: (417) 873-7377

SPRINGFIELD, Mo., March 20, 2009 — Bo Burlingham, author and editor-at-large of Inc. magazine, will present “Regaining Mojo” on Thursday, April 2 at 7 p.m. in Clara Thompson Hall.

Burlingham is the author of Small Giants: Companies That Choose to be Great Instead of Big and an editor-at-large of Inc. magazine. He has written two books with Jack Stack, the president and CEO of SRC Holdings Corporation and the pioneer of open-book management. The Great Game of Business has sold more than 300,000 copies. A Stake in the Outcome discusses what is involved in running an employee-owned company.

This event is sponsored by the President's Office.

Drury University's 2008-2009 convocation series Entrepreneurship & Innovation focuses on unique and innovative approaches to business, social and environmental issues. This series features the stories of individuals and organizations who apply energy and ingenuity to improve their world.

Events are free and open to the public. For more information, please contact Rebecca Denton at (417) 873-7377, or by e-mail at, or visit


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