Fuqua/Coach K Center on Leadership and Ethics

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    COLE adds top leaders to Advisory Board

    The Fuqua/Coach K Center on Leadership & Ethics (COLE) continues to add top leaders to its advisory board. Jeff Jones, Executive Vice President & CMO of Target, David Kohler, President & CEO of Kohler Co., and R.C. Buford, President of Sports …

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    COLE launches Leadership Seminar Series at DA

    COLE launches a leadership seminar series at Durham Academy for 25 seniors in leadership positions! We partnered with DA Upper School Dean, Lindy Frasher, to apply concepts and materials from the Fuqua/Coach K Center on Leadership and Ethics (COLE) for …

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    Are You Including Men in the Conversation on Gender Equality?

    As we engage leaders across private, public, and social sectors at the Coach K Center, what we hear is this: For our society to reach a point where gender doesn’t factor into the promotion of talent, the dialogue needs to …

  • Coach K Leadership Summit presented by the Center on Leadership and Ethics (COLE) at the Fuqua School of Business

    Sim Sitkin named Michael W. Krzyzewski University Professor

    COLE’s founding Faculty Director, Sim B. Sitkin named Michael W. Krzyzewski University Professor in Leadership. Congratulations to Sim on this well-deserved honor!

LifeChat with Kelly Gray


In the latest COLE LifeChat Series, Kelly Gray, SVP of HR at FedEx Ground talks about being yourself, effective mentorship and leadership mantras. A key takeaway is: Be ready to be adaptive and flexible to what the future is going …

COLE Thought-Pieces

COLE Thought-Pieces, featured in high-level national and academic publications, center around topics that can contribute to the leadership development of our readers leadership, ethics, social impact, networking, culture building, value creation, collaboration and team work. Access our catalog of thought-pieces.