The Center for Leadership at Florida International University is pleased to announce that Dr. Noel Tichy, a distinguished professor, renowned author and an expert at training leaders in Fortune 500 companies, will visit the Modesto Maidique campus on June 4. Dr. Tichy will deliver a discussion-style presentation and share insights from his most recently co-authored book, Judgment on the Front Line: How Smart Companies Win by Trusting Their People. The lecture, which is part of the Centerâ€™s The Leadership Lectures series, is free and open to the public. A book signing and reception will follow. Judgment on the Front Line, co-authored with Chris DeRose, focuses on empowering front-line associates to gain unique insight into the customers, competition and inner workings of their organizations.Â Dr. Tichy is a former professor of Management & Organizations at the Ross School of Business at The University of Michigan. He first gained respect for his work at General Electric in the 1980s, where as head of GEâ€™s Leadership Center, he directed the companyâ€™s management education and spearheaded its transformation to action learning. Dr. Tichy later began providing consulting services in both the private and public sectors as a senior partner in Action Learning Associates, where he expanded his clientele to include Best Buy, PepsiCo, Coca Cola, Daimler-Benz, GM, Nokia, Nomura Securities, PepsiCo, Royal Dutch Shell and 3M. Recognized by BusinessWeek and Business 2.0 as one of the â€œTop 10 Management Gurus,â€ Dr. Tichy is highly regarded as a staple of management literacy, having written several articles and books and served on the editorial boards of a variety of management publications. He was also the founding editor and chief of Human Resource Management.Â The Leadership Lectures series, presented by Mercantil Commercebank, features world-class, accomplished and influential leaders with expertise ranging from business and philanthropy to public service and academic research. The main goal of the series is to allow the South Florida community to have access to the expertise, advice and best practices of some the worldâ€™s foremost leadership minds.
December 26 – 30, 11am-4pm – Miami Seaquarium, 4400 Rickenbacker Causeway, Key Biscayne Join the Miami Seaquarium for the park’s first Latin & Caribbean food and music festival “Tastes of Miami”. The five-day festival will showcase an array of Latin & Caribbean food, music, dance, arts and crafts. Park guests will be able enjoy the diverse cultures that […]
Saturday, October 20, 6am – Bayfront Park, 301 Biscayne Blvd., Miami This unique event is designed and implemented to promote positive awareness, education and early detection of breast cancer. Up to 75 percent of the funds raised at the Race remain in Miami-Dade, Broward and Monroe counties to provide breast health research, diagnostics, screening, treatment, […]
Thursday, August 16, 5:30pm-7:30pm – Accurate Personnel, 2794 North West 79th Avenue, Doral Join for the Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of Accurate Personnel Staffing Agency August 16th, 2018! There will be light refreshments, giveaways and best of all, cake! As a provider of temporary job services and direct hire search since 1978, Accurate Personnel has […]