Ian Davis, retired Senior Partner at McKinsey and Company, recently
shared his top five leadership traits with Stanford's Graduate School
of Business students. Ian has consulted with major international
management leaders, seeing very good... and some not very good
management teams. This half hour program is a great thought provoker
for your management team and might be a good point of initiation for the
'up and comers' that are ready for advancement. Best wishes in the New
We sometimes touch on topics or speakers outside of agriculture, especially when it helps us see the forest (more than just the trees). Today, Robert Joss, Professor of
Finance, Dean Emeritus of the Stanford Graduate School of Business,
shares his Top 10 Life Lessons with a group about to graduate. These
thoughts are applicable regardless of your position on the journey.
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At World Ag Expo, Dr. Jim Tulley of Pine Creek Nutrition Services recommended regular evaluation of products offered to enhance dairy productivity. In a subsequent conversation, we discussed his presentation and extended the conversation to other important areas.
Special presentation for leaders and leaders to be: eight elements of
leadership presented by CEO of Berry Petroleum Robert Heinemann -
conduct, business decisions and transactions based on a foundation of
leadership and ethics