:: Spotlight: John Swyers
Posted: April 15, 2013
From Semiconductors to Native Plants – John Swyers Launches a Second, Green Career
John Swyers graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a bachelor’s of science in physics in 1983. He then spent more than twenty years in Austin’s semiconductor industry, before deciding that it was time for a change.
John went back to school to earn the Business Foundations Certificate (BFC) and launch a second career blending his love for native plants with his knowledge of lean manufacturing principles.
In this video, John discusses the value that the BFC provides to anyone considering a second career.