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#GLS14 Jeffrey Immelt – CEO of GE

Mr. Immelt has held several global leadership positions since coming to GE in 1982, including roles in GE’s Plastics, Appliances, and Healthcare businesses. In 1989 he became an officer of GE and joined the GE Capital Board in 1997. Mr. Immelt has been named one of the “World’s Best CEOs” three times by Barron’s, and since he began […]

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#GLS14 Session 2 :: Carly Fiorina – Leadership is a Choice

Carly started out as a secretary for a small real‐estate business. She then joined AT&T in an entry‐ level sales position. Fifteen years later she led AT&T’s spin‐out of Lucent Technologies and then Lucent’s North American operations. In 1999, she was recruited to Hewlett‐Packard where she would become the first woman to lead a Fortune […]

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#GLS14 Session 1 :: Bill Hybels – Hard Fought Leadership Lessons

Bill Hybels is the founding and senior pastor of Willow Creek Community Church in South Barrington, Illinois, and the chairman of the board for Willow Creek Association. He convened The Global Leadership Summit in 1995, following a God-given prompting to help raise and develop the spiritual gift of leadership for the local church. Both visionary and passionate about seeing […]

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Monday Wake Up :: Best of #wcagls

This past week was another busy one. We were a satellite host for the Global Leadership Summit, which meant that I got to sit in on all of the sessions, and hear some pretty amazing speakers! It seemed like the overarching theme this year was leading with relationship (at least that’s the theme I drew […]

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Global Leadership Summit :: Andy Stanley

Consistently named as one of the most influential pastors in America, he senses a unique call to equip and envision next generation leaders One of the largest churches in America, North Point has more than 33,000 people attending worship services at five Atlanta-area campuses each Sunday Under his leadership, North Point has grown to become […]

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Global Leadership Summit :: Dr. Henry Cloud – Downward Spiral

Imparting practical and effective wisdom for improving leadership skill and workplace performance, he is the author of more than 20 books, including the four-million sellingBoundaries series His executive coaching and consulting practice works to improve the leadership capacities of CEOs and their executive teams, helping them implement culture and performance strategies Frequent contributor to CNN and […]

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Global Leadership Summit :: Oscar Muriu – Raise Up Leaders

Under his leadership, Nairobi Chapel has grown from a 40 person local church to a network of 30 churches with more than 14,000 weekly worshippers Following a passionate conviction to raise up and develop a legacy of leaders, Nairobi Chapel has trained more than 500 interns His vision is to see the African church rise […]

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Global Leadership Summit :: Brene Brown – Leaders Need to be Vulnerable

Groundbreaking researcher into the topics of shame, worthiness and courage Exploring the interplay between vulnerability and empathy, she encourages people to experience “whole-hearted” living from a place of authenticity A compelling storyteller, her TED talks, The Power of Vulnerability and Listening to Shame are among the most watched on TED.com with more than eight million views A New York Times best-selling […]

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Global Leadership Summit :: Vijay Govindarajan – Innovation

Ranked #3 on Thinkers 50, an elite list of global business minds published bi-annually Educated in India, he held faculty positions at top business schools: Harvard University, INSEAD, Indian Institute of Management and Tuck School of Business Named as one of the Top Ten Business School Professors in the World, Business Week; Top Five Most Respected Executive […]

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Global Leadership Summit :: Joseph Grenny – Leadership is Intentional Influence

Business strategy expert who has developed a proven method for driving sustainable and measurable change in human behavior Founded corporate training company, VitalSmarts—one of the fastest growing companies in America that has taught 300 of the Fortune 500 Companies Utilizing a research-based approach to organizational effectiveness, he is author of four best-selling books including Crucial Conversations and Influencer: […]

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