Each week on “On a Mission” we talk to community leaders who are out to make a positive impact in the area. Today, our host Wendy Norfleet talks to Edythe M. Abdullah from the University of North Florida.
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To learn more, visit https://www.unf.edu/ce/.
What makes your company unique?: We provide professional development training and personal enrichment courses in Northeast Florida
How do you define success?:
1) external – “Positively impact the lives of an ever-growing number of adults, offering exceptional education and training that facilitates their personal and professional success. ” 2) Personally – “Having accomplished #1 for adults with with grace and excellent as well as touching the lives of young adults with activities and support their development”
Who in the industry inspires you and why?: Dr. Johnnetta Cole, Past President of Spellman College.
What is a tip for success that you would provide someone in your same industry?: Innovate, Collaborate, Student Centric, Connect externally
What excites you most about your industry?: Providing skills and tools that enables individuals to achieve the success they seek.
What is the biggest challenge you think you or your organization is going to face in the upcoming year?: Decline in revenue
Who is a Trustee in our community that you admire and why?: Aundra Wallace and John Delaney Aundra due to his economic/workforce development efforts John Delaney due to his unwavering commitment to education and community.