(Philadelphia, PA) Alan J. Kaplan, Founder & CEO of Kaplan Partners, was the commencement speaker today for the 2016 Graduate Graduation Ceremony for the Temple University Fox School of Business. Kaplan, a member of the Dean’s Council of the Fox School of Business, is a 1990 MBA graduate of Temple’s business school.
Kaplan’s commencement remarks highlighted lesson’s learned from his 29 years in the senior executive talent industry, and focused on three themes: The soft stuff is the hard stuff; relationships matter; and reputation and integrity are everything.
The Fox School of Business conferred 195 graduate degrees during this season, including MBA, Executive MBA, Master of Accountancy and Master of Science degrees. There were also 12 Ph.D. degrees conferred. Over 400 graduates and guests attended in person.