7 Leadership and Development Lessons from Harry Potter
Type: Symposium Track Session Track: Shared
Tuesday June 19 11:15am to 12:15pm Credits: 1 PMI PDU - Leadership, 1 IIBA CDU
Do the circumstances make the leader or do great leaders make the circumstances? In J.K. Rowling’s amazing book series, Harry Potter finds himself rejoining the wizarding world only to discover he has a legend to live up to. Each year Harry and friends faced a new series of personal and environmental challenges they had to overcome.
Join us to discover seven secrets of leadership, teams, and personal growth from the book series that changed the world. We will discuss pivotal strategies and approaches that Harry used to overcome He Who Must Not Be Named. You will learn how to apply these lessons to your professional journey and personal growth.
Learn why diverse teams with a common thread are your best problem solvers
Learn how to play to your strengths and overcome weaknesses
Learn the importance of standing up for the right thing and why it can be so difficult
Hans Eckman Consultant, Eckman Guides Hans Eckman has proven you can turn mild ADD, OCD, and other personality disorders into a successful career. He shares his life simplification tips at conferences throughout the US and Canada and on his website. At SunTrust Bank, he established three different Centers of Excellence and a successful security services delivery team. Hans currently serves as a Principal Consultant at Blueprint Software Systems helping drive business transformation and delivery excellence.