Community invited to attend breakfast leadership series at Beaver

MONACA, Pa. — Effective leadership requires common sense, a calm head, logical thinking and courage.

Jack Carroll, the founder of Battle Ready Leadership, believes lessons on all of these attributes can be learned from examining the Battle of Gettysburg. Carroll is a longtime CEO who has worked with an array of businesses, from startups to Fortune 500 companies.

Penn State Beaver Continuing Education will offer a breakfast leadership series featuring Carroll’s expertise and techniques. The series begins on Feb. 14 and runs  from 7:30 to 9 a.m. every Wednesday through March 21 in the Student Union Building Special Events Room. The cost is $35 per session or $200 for the entire series. A continental breakfast is included in the cost.

Online registration is now open.

Each week focuses on new techniques and strategies for making your team “battle ready.”

Week 1: Strategy means nothing without leadership

Week 2: Using data to develop strategy and take action

Week 3: Leaders adapt their style to circumstances and the talent they have in place

Week 4: The command policy — how leaders communicate the intent of their directives

Week 5: Leaders understand when their visibility is needed

Week 6: Leaders are able to see the big picture as well as the power of communication

For more information on the leadership series, including registering for individual weeks, call 724-773-3700. To register for the entire series, visit Penn State Beaver Continuing Education online.


April Johnston

Public Relations Director, Penn State Beaver

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