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Happy Hour: Shakespeare: How Leaders Rise, Rule, and Fall with Eliot A. Cohen

Shakespeare: How Leaders Rise, Rule, and FallMay 1 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm
United States

Perhaps our best teacher on the nature of power – how it is acquired, exercised, and lost – is none other than William Shakespeare. An incisive observer of human nature, Shakespeare educates us on the qualities that make a successful leader and warns how power can corrupt a leader’s moral comp…

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