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How Leaders Succeed by Embracing Fresh Perspectives

Recording Date: March 02, 2016
Price: Free


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Overview

Understanding the Power of Flexible Decision Making

For leaders, changing your mind has always been perceived as a weakness.

But in a world that is changing faster than ever, successful leaders are realizing that the willingness to change your mind is now the ultimate leadership advantage.

In this webcast, you'll learn that being persuadable helps leaders make better decisions, respond quickly to threats and new opportunities, and utilize feedback to improve their skills at an accelerated rate.

Beyond just discussing why you should be persuadable, this webcast will teach you how. We'll discuss the key practices of persuadable leaders that you can use to improve the quality of your business and life.

What You Will Learn

  • How to make more accurate decisions by actively trying to falsify your own thinking
  • Ways to get honest feedback from your team so you can improve yourself at an accelerated rate
  • Tips for adapting to changing circumstances powerfully by "killing your darlings"

While attending this program is FREE, reservations are required.

About the Presenters

Al Pittampalli is the author of two books, Persuadable: How Great Leaders Change Their Minds to Change the World (Harper Business) and Read This Before Our Next Meeting: How We Can Get More Done (Portfolio). He has helped organizations like NASA, Hewlett Packard, Abbott Labs, Kaiser Permanente and more transform the way they think about leadership. Al writes for Harvard Business Review, Fast Company, and Psychology Today.

 

 

 

 

Related Seminars

For additional training on this topic, consider these AMA seminars:

Leading with Emotional Intelligence
Developed with Dr. Daniel Goleman, based on his research and bestselling book Leadership: The Power of Emotional Intelligence—Selected Writings

 

Technical Requirements

To fully participate in this electronic, interactive and live session, please check your system (or ask your IT department) to ensure it meets the following requirements:

Supported OS, Browser and Additional Requirements

Microsoft® Windows® XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows

  • Internet Explorer 7 or higher, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome
  • Adobe® Flash® Player 11.2 or higher

Macintosh (OS X 10.5 or higher)

  • Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, or Google Chrome

Linux

  • Ubuntu 10.04 or higher; Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6; OpenSuSE 11.3
  • Mozilla Firefox

Test Your Computer

Please ensure that your computer is "Flash/Connect enabled" by clicking on the following link in order to run a short test:
http://americanmanagement.connectpro.acrobat.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm

If successful, you will receive a "Test Completed Successfully" message on the page.

Additional Requirements:

  • Minimum bandwidth requirement is 512 kbps for meeting attendees
  • POP-UP Blockers must be turned off to access the program
  • Additional Technical specs can be found here.

Important tip - Please allow 15 minutes prior to joining a session to conduct your set-up and testing!