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.
Saturday, April 13, 7-11pm â€“ The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, 10975 Southwest 17th Street, Miami The South Florida After-School All-Stars will celebrate its 5th Annual Gala at the Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum. This yearâ€™s reception not only pays special tribute to some of South Floridaâ€™s most honorable contributors to childrenâ€™s education, […]
Saturday, April 2, 9pm-1amÂ – Private Residence, 355 Ocean Boulevard, Golden Beach Join Young Leadership Friends of IDF in their 14th Annual White Party, and this year is going to be a truly unique club-like atmosphere. Enjoy premium drinks all night, DJ + live band, celebrity artist Atomik painting live, gourmet kosher food, and free valet […]
Friday, March 8, 6:30-8:30pm – Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue, Coral Gables Live opera on the Plaza and Italian wines and food will be featured at the Opening Reception of Italy In Motion, a new exhibit at the Coral Gables Museum. Italy in Motion, curated by Chloe Chelz, will feature vintage Ferraris, Fiats, Vespas, […]