June Spirit 2011
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“The Boxcar Millionaire” Tom Black to speak at Missouri State University The Chamber and Missouri State University Debate Program have teamed up to invite Tom Black, “The Boxcar Millionaire” for a special one-day event Thursday, June 16th. Black graduated from Missouri State University with a degree in Rhetoric and Public Address. He was a nationally ranked debater and was active in student government. His business career is a true rags to riches story. Born in humble circumstances, Black has built several large nationally known companies in the banking services industry. Recently, he created the Tom Black Center for Selling to teach and coach entrepreneurs and salespeople. He has been asked to deliver keynote speeches around the world, and is the author of the book, “Boxcar Millionaire”. Tom will deliver three “Learn from the Master” presentations on June 16. Discounts are available for multiple sessions. For more information or to register visit www.tomblack.com. 4 Springfield Spirit | June 2011 Session I - $49 Entrepreneurs 8:30 – 11:00 a.m. Missouri State University KARLS Hall Room 101 Session II - $49 Selling System 1:30 – 4:00 p.m. Missouri State University KARLS Hall, Room 101 Session III ($19 non-Network Members/ free to members of the Network for Springfield’s Young Professionals) Young Professionals 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. Springfield Area Chamber