Becoming A Prepared Leader: A Discussion with Erika H. James, Dean of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania

Wednesday, November 16, 2022
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

The unthinkable can, and does, happen. Organizations today need to prioritize resiliency in looking toward the future and creating healthy environments to work and live in. Managing crises is more than just making the most out of a bad situation, they can also bring us together to form a movement or community - as with #MeToo, Black Lives Matter, or our nation's response to gun violence.

On the heels of the release of her new book, The Prepared Leader: Emerge from Any Crisis More Resilient Than Before, join us for an exclusive conversation with Erika H. James, Dean of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania interviewed by Blair Listino, Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer for the Philadelphia Flyers, Wells Fargo Center and Spectacor Gaming, on how to lay out a practical framework to help your organization’s leaders build teams, manage through crises, and emerge even stronger. Learn why prepared leadership is as critical to the sustained success of your organization as people, planet, and, profits—and should be considered its fourth bottom line.

Ticket options with a copy of Dr. James' book are available for purchase.

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