Clinton High School alum Dr. Stanley K. Ridgley recently published a book, “The Complete Guide to Business School Presenting,” which was released Friday, Sept. 14. It follows a DVD lecture series and book, “Strategic Thinking Skills,” which published in June.
Currently lecturing in India, Ridgley is assistant professor in the Department of Management at Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business. He holds an M.A. in Political Science from Duke University, an M.B.A. in International Business from Temple University, and a Ph.D. in International Relations from Duke. He graduated from Clinton High School in 1973.
Professor Ridgley teaches courses on global business policies, international business fundamentals, competitive intelligence, strategic management and entrepreneurship, and advanced strategic business presentations. While teaching at Temple University, he received the Musser Award for Excellence in Leadership.
He has lectured and presented widely in the United States, Russia, India, France, Colombia, and Singapore. A presentation coach for teams of business students, he coached the winning team for Target Corporation’s annual Business Case Competition at Temple University in 2009 and 2010 and coached an Indian M.B.A. team’s winning presentation in the All India Management Association’s 2009 National Competition for Young Managers. His book, The Complete Guide to Business School Presentations: What your professors don’t tell you…what you absolutely must know will be published in 2012 by Anthem Press.
Professor Ridgley is a former military intelligence officer for the U.S. Army and served five years in West Berlin and near the Czech-German border, where he received the George S. Patton Award for Leadership from the 7th Army NCO Academy.
You can find his work at Amazon.com.