Whether you are running a small family business or a large public company, being in charge has its own set of challenges. Each week, hosts Professor Michael Useem, Jeffrey Klein, and Anne Greenhalgh invite business leaders from top organizations to reveal the steps to effective leadership. It’s more than just what you say and how you say it. Do you have what it takes to influence others and achieve high results?

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  • Airs Thu 11/30 @7PM
    Stan Silverman

    Founder and CEO
    Silverman Leadership

  • Past Guest Thu 11/16
    Mykala Harris

    Member Service Representative I
    American Heritage Federal Credit Union

  • Past Guest Thu 11/16
    Robert Rowl

    Drexel University

  • Past Guest Thu 11/16
    Silvia McKinney

    Executive Director
    Summer Search Philadelphia

  • Past Guest Thu 11/16
    John Kanengieter

    Director; Senior Fellow at the Center for Leadership and Change Management at the Wharton School
    Kanengieter Consulting Group

  • Past Guest Thu 11/9
    Larry Dubinski

    President and CEO
    Franklin Institute

  • Past Guest Thu 11/9
    Bruce Goldfarb

    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Okapi Partners

  • Past Guest Thu 11/2
    Robbie Kellman Baxter

    Principal; Author of "The Membership Economy: Find Your Superusers, Master the Forever Transaction & Build Recurring Revenue"
    Peninsula Strategies

  • Past Guest Thu 11/2
    Lieutenant Colonel Douglas Luccio

    Military Faculty Member
    Joint Forces Staff College

  • Past Guest Thu 10/26
    John Zogby

    Pollster, Author
    John Zogby Strategies

  • Past Guest Thu 10/26
    Brad Stulberg

    Writer and Coach; Co-author of "Peak Performance: Elevate Your Game, Avoid Burnout, And Thrive With the New Science of Success with Steve Magness"

  • Past Guest Thu 10/19
    Cecilia Muñoz

    Vice President of Policy and Technology and Director of the National Network
    New America


Michael UseemMichael Useem

Professor Michael Useem is the Director of the Center for Leadership and Change Management at the Wharton School. He teaches MBA and executive-MBA courses on leadership and change management, and offers programs on leadership, teamwork, governance, and decision making for managers in the U.S., Asia, Europe, and Latin America. He has presented programs and seminars on leadership and change with numerous companies and organizations including: American Express, Coca-Cola, Estee Lauder Companies, National Football League, and U.S. Department of Justice. Useem is the author or co-author of several books, including Boards That Lead and The Leader’s Checklist.

Jeff KleinJeff Klein

Jeff Klein is the executive director of the Wharton Leadership Program and is responsible for directing the School’s efforts to create the Wharton Global Leadership Institute. He designs and delivers leadership workshops and courses for executive clients through Wharton Executive Education, and leads two weeklong executive courses, Creating and Leading High Performing Teams and The Leadership Edge: Strategies for New Leaders. Klein also chairs the Steering Committee for the Lipman Family Prize, an annual $125,000 social sector award launched in 2011.

Anne GreenhalghAnne Greenhalgh

As deputy director of the Wharton Leadership Program, Dr. Anne Greenhalgh is responsible for the design and delivery of the School’s foundation leadership course for undergraduates, Management 100: Leadership and Communication in Groups. An award-winning teacher, Greenhalgh was voted the Best Lecturer in the Social Sciences by the entire student body at the University of Pennsylvania in 2005. Anne has served as an advisor and consultant to a number of academic institutions and corporations, including the School District of Philadelphia, Haverford and Bryn Mawr Colleges, Merrill Lynch, and Banc of America.

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