Part II, Global Leadership Summit: A New Type of Leadership is Needed

This is the second post of three about The Global Leadership Summit. During the talk at the Global Leadership Summit, I asked three seemingly random questions at the beginning of the talk… 1) ¿Qué tipo de fuego estás tratando de encender? 2) ¿Es la gestión lo mismo que el liderazgo? 3) ¿Cuál es la diferencia … Continue reading Part II, Global Leadership Summit: A New Type of Leadership is Needed

Part I, Global Leadership Summit: The Connection

On Saturday, March 9, one of my Universidad de La Laguna (ULL) professor colleagues ran into one of his students at a local hardware store, who graduated 20 years ago. The student shared with him that she was now working with APLC (Asociación para la Promoción del Liderazgo en Canarias). In four weeks, this non-profit … Continue reading Part I, Global Leadership Summit: The Connection

Invitations: It’s All Part of the Fulbright Experience

Invitations from people within the local community to talk and get to know each other often emerge during a Fulbright endeavor. Such spontaneous invitations have been exciting. During each invitation to talk, we have exchanged stories and learned from each other. Here are three brief examples... 1. An invitation from an owner of a private … Continue reading Invitations: It’s All Part of the Fulbright Experience

Association of Pharmacists: Leadership Workshop

One of the most fun parts of the Fulbright adventure has been the opportunity to share about leadership with a variety of diverse groups. For example, April 25th, I will visit the "Colegio Oficial de Farmacéuticos" here in Tenerife, Spain. The purpose of the workshop is to explore how the practice and science of leadership … Continue reading Association of Pharmacists: Leadership Workshop

Keynote: Entrepreneurship and Leadership

Each year the College of Economics, Business and Tourism at the Universidad de La Laguna holds an 3 day conference called "Semana de la Empresa," which could be translated as "Business Week". The purpose of the conference is to engage around topics that will help "future graduates connect with the economic-social life of their immediate … Continue reading Keynote: Entrepreneurship and Leadership