Focus on Leadership

Focus on Leadership

Focus on Leadership is a symposium held the day prior to NAB Show. During this one-day forum, top managers in broadcasting will hear from experts discussing various leadership topics.

2015 Symposium Highlights

Fail Better

Anjali Sastry – Senior Lecturer at MIT Sloan School of Management and author, Fail Better: Design Smart Mistakes and Succeed Sooner, Harvard Business Review Press.

Smart leaders, entrepreneurs and change agents design their innovation projects with a key idea in mind: ensure that every failure is maximally useful. Sastry will discuss how to create the conditions, culture and habits to systemically, ruthlessly and quickly figure out what works in three steps:

  • Launch every innovation project with the right groundwork
  • Build and refine ideas and products through iterative action
  • Identify and embed the learning.

Changing Your Company from the Inside Out

Christopher White – Managing Director, Center for Positive Organizations, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, The University of Michigan and co-author, Changing Your Company from the Inside Out, Harvard Business Review Press.

Learn strategies and tactics for effecting meaningful change in your company. White will discuss the tools you need to champion initiatives that are meaningful to you, socially responsible and align with your company’s mission and strategy. This session will offer practical tips for anyone seeking to create a sustainable venture within an existing enterprise.

For more information, please contact Michelle Duke.