Adler, Nancy is the S. Bronfman Chair in Management at McGill University in Montreal, Canada. She received her B.A. in economics and M.B.A. and Ph.D. in management from the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA). Dr. Adler conducts research and consults to private corporations and government organizations worldwide on global leadership and cross-cultural management. She has authored over 100 articles, produced the film, A Portable Life, and published three books.
Ordinary People, Extraordinary Leadership
To embrace the type of leadership the 21st century most needs, managers must return to their most profound personal perspective, imagination and wisdom. This session challenges you to take yourselves as seriously as you take the people whom you most admire. Grant your own perceptions, ideas, images, feelings, and dreams the same respect that you give to your most respected leaders.
The objectives for this topic are to:
Identify admirable leadership qualities.
Reflect on your own strengths and talents.
Reclaim your leadership skills.
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