Here are 8 major business leaders speaking at graduations this year by Benjamin Snyder @FortuneMagazine May 14, 2015, 2:18 PM EDT E-mail Tweet Facebook Linkedin Share icons May means a slew of commencement addresses across America, as Generation Z seniors gear up for the start of their working lives. This year, top executives at Apple AAPL , Google GOOG , Salesforce.com CRM , and General Electric GE are taking center stage. Commencement speeches are a great academic tradition, and they often contain nuggets of wisdom for students as they embark on careers in the “real” world (Time.com has even compiled 10 of the best ever given). Bloomberg has put together an interactive map highlighting execs in a number of key industries who will be delivering speeches this year. Here are the ones from the business and technology industries, many of whom have already given commencement speeches in the past, as excerpted below.