Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Series

The Division of Human Resources is committed to the development of staff and faculty at N.C. A&T. In an effort to provide flexible development options we are launching a Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Series. The series will provide an opportunity for the N.C. A&T community to come together and network, explore leading topics, and identify ways to further connect with on-going initiatives at N.C. A&T. We hope you can join us as we launch this new and exciting initiative.

Our Next Presentation: 

Title: Kick Some Glass
Date: November 15, 12:15-1:30pm
Presenter: Portia Mount

Session Description: Portia Mount will share research-based lessons from the Kick Some Glass book to empower you to break through your glass ceiling and guide you toward understanding what you really want, what your definition of success is, what your values are, and how to set your goals to reach your potential.  All attendees will receive a complimentary Kick Some Glass Journal.  If you would like to purchase the book before the session, you can visit  All are welcome, just bring your lunch!

About the Facilitator: Portia is Vice President and Global Leader of Strategic Marketing at Ingersoll Rand where she is building and leading an enterprise-wide center of excellence designed to promote marketing excellence across the enterprise. A veteran marketer, Portia uses her expertise in digital marketing, social media and brand asset management to build passionate client engagement. Portia specializes in building high-performance marketing teams and transforming marketing functions into enablers of corporate growth.
Portia has held executive and senior management positions with the Center for Creative Leadership, Edelman Public Relations in Chicago and Burson –Marsteller in their New York and Shanghai, China offices. She is passionate about marketing transformation and cultivating the next generation of women leaders. She frequently writes and speaks on women's leadership issues and marketing transformation.

Portia holds an M.B.A. from Wake Forest University, an M.A. in cultural anthropology and East Asian Studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a B.A. in visual anthropology from Mills College. She is a trained executive coach and facilitator and is certified in numerous psychometric assessment instruments. 

To register: Kick Some Glass
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