Friday, December 6, 2019

Building Leaders Worth Following: Hear from the World’s Top Leaders at LeaderCast 2014 on May 9

leadercastWhether you’re a business owner, board member, club president, community volunteer, school teacher or a parent, leadership skills are essential to your success. In addition, ineffective leadership has severe consequences on employee productivity and business revenue:

  • 65% of employees say they’d take a new leader over a pay raise.
  • Bad leadership costs the economy $360 billion every year in lost productivity.
  • 3 out of 4 people report their boss is the worst and most stressful part of their job.

Seeking to change attitudes and behaviors about leadership, Leadercast 2014 brings together the largest convergence of leaders in the world for a one-day event broadcast live from Atlanta to hundreds of locations around the globe. In Southlake, Leadercast will be hosted at the DPS North Training Facility by the City of Southlake and Southlake Chamber of Commerce. The event is open to the public and tickets are $149 per person. The event will feature world-renowned leaders:

  • Andy Stanley, leadership communicator and author
  • Malcolm Gladwell, journalist and author
  • Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Nobel laureate and human rights activist
  • Randall Wallace, screenwriter and director
  • Bill McDermott, software industry executive
  • Laura Schroff, former advertising sales executive and author
  • Dr. Henry Cloud, clinical psychologist and business consultant
  • Simon Sinek, leadership expert and author
  • Laura Bush, former first lady of the United States

Built on a belief that the world needs better leaders and leaders worth following, Leadercast is a leadership development organization focused on building leaders and changing leadership beliefs. Leadercast recognizes the need for more effective leaders across all businesses, as well as the need for effective leaders in communities and households. To combat the need, the organization produces events that create shifts in leadership practices and focuses content on developing the core of leaders:

  • Simplicity – brings clarity to the complex.
  • Creativity – fosters an atmosphere that allows others to dream.
  • Bravery – possesses a posture of unrelenting boldness.
  • Beyond You – leverages influence for the sake of others.
  • Insight – resolves to consistently do the wise thing.
  • Vision – moves towards a preferred future with little deviation.
  • Culture – architects the conditions to win.

“Leadercast is a fantastic opportunity to experience the wisdom of some of the world’s top leadership gurus. This year’s theme, Beyond You, challenges leaders to leverage their influence for the sake of others. Both current leaders and aspiring future leaders will benefit from this valuable event,” stated Mark Guilbert, president of the Southlake Chamber of Commerce.

Tickets may be purchased from the Southlake Chamber of Commerce online or by calling 817-481-8200. The simulcast will be hosted at DPS North Training Facility at 100 E. Dove Road in Southlake. Registration  begins at 7:00am, the live broadcast begins at 8:00am and  concludes at 3:30pm.

 

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