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Diplomacy in action - character driven leadership in U.S. foreign policy and U.S. embassies
Ambassador (ret) Michael Polt and Ambassador (ret) Edward O'Donnell, both Professors of Practice will lead participants in an interactive session to demonstrate group decision making in US. embassies or interagency teams and how tough decisions are made in foreign policy. Examples will be provided of U.S. leaders and diplomats who were "character-driven leaders", making the right decision, at the right time, for the right reasons for a cause greater than self." Interactive role play will include problems, or decisions with potential unforeseen consequences for the participants to chose the best course of action.
Badging Learning Outcomes
Reasoning, Creative Ideator, Innovator's Mindset, Collaborator, Innovation Facilitator, Innovative Communicator, Emotional Intelligence + Awareness, Character-driven Leadership
Thursday, December 10, 2020 - 1:30pm-3:30pm
Retired Ambassador and Professor of Practice Edward O'Donnell, Professor of Practice Michael Polt