Nano Tool: Increase your Relationship IQ with Neuroscience

Contributor: Michael Platt, PhD, Director, Wharton Neuroscience Initiative; James S. Riepe University Professor of Marketing, Neuroscience, and Psychology, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. Nano Tools for Leaders® are fast, effective leadership tools that you can learn and start using in less than 15 minutes — with the potential toRead More

Nano Tool: Setting Better Goals: The Key to True Achievement

Contributor: Caroline Adams Miller; author of Getting Grit: The Evidence-based approach to Cultivating Passion, Perseverance, and Purpose. Nano Tools for Leaders® are fast, effective leadership tools that you can learn and start using in less than 15 minutes — with the potential to significantly impact your success as a leader andRead More

Barry & Marie Lipman Family Prize – 2017 Winner Announced

This article was originally posted in the April 27, 2017 Philadelphia Inquirer and was written by Ronnie Polaneczky Women Against Abuse wins $250,000 Women Against Abuse will use the Lipman Family Prize to save lives It has been nine months since Joyce Quaeay, Megan Short, Mashanda Johnson, and Joseline PerezRead More

New Book Release: The Strategic Leader’s Roadmap: 6 Steps for Integrating Leadership and Strategy

A new book has come out by longtime Wharton Management Professors Harbir Singh and Mike Useem. The Strategic Leader’s Roadmap: 6 Steps for Integrating Leadership and Strategy draws from in-depth research, one-on-one interviews with CEOs, and their experience teaching today’s executives, Singh and Useem take readers into the offices —Read More

Book Release: Napoleon Never Slept

The following is a book excerpt from Napoleon Never Slept, a new book by Randall Collins Success is a Career of High Emotional Energy All highly successful people throughout history have in common that they were extremely energetic. Where does their energy come from? Eventually most people get tired. HowRead More

Leadership Presence

Featuring the Pig Iron Theatre Company This leadership workshop will focus on the methodology of Pig Iron Theatre Company, Philadelphia’s own OBIE Award-winning theatre ensemble. Designed for business students to examine theatrical creation as a metaphor for team building, innovation, creativity in the workplace and presence, the workshop will allowRead More

Wharton Leadership Program Integration

On January 29, 2013, the Wharton Leadership Council announced the integration and merger of the School’s leadership development initiatives into one organization, the Wharton Leadership Program, serving all of Wharton’s student constituencies. Building on the expertise and success of the School’s undergraduate and MBA initiatives, this organizational change will spurRead More

Wharton Leadership Conference Update

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania’s Center for Leadership and Change Management, and its Center for Human Resources are pleased to confirm a full roster of speakers for the 17th Annual Leadership Conference at Wharton on June 19, 2013. The event, themed “The Readiness Is All: Rising UpRead More