Leadership & Happiness

Transformational Leadership and the New Competencies

Leadership & Happiness

July 08 2021

Online

Everyone wants to be happier, and leaders want more happiness among those they lead. Happiness has been the topic of intense study over the past decade by social scientists and neuroscientists, and is now entering the world of management and leadership.


In this session, Professor Arthur Brooks from the Harvard Business School will introduce the emerging science of happiness; offer practical applications to improve our own lives; and discuss the best ways to build the science into our leadership styles.

Speaker
Prof. Arthur Brooks; William Henry Bloomberg Professor of the Practice of Public Leadership, Harvard Kennedy School
Professor of Management Practice, Harvard Business School
Moderator
Prof. Alberto Ribera, Professor of the Practice of Management of Managing People in Organizations, IESE Business School

Speakers

  • Alberto Ribera se incorporó al IESE en 2003 tras una carrera profesional de 15 años en la Organización Mundial de la Salud, la Comisión Europea y otras organizaciones multilaterales, ocupándose de proyectos en África, el Sureste Asiático y especialmente Oriente Medio. Entre 1999 y 2003 fue director general de la Euro Arab Management School.

    En el IESE es director académico de la Unidad de Coaching e imparte la asignatura del MBA "Personality and Leadership", que en 2009 recibió el Premio a la Excelencia otorgado por el IESE. También imparte la asignatura del Global Executive MBA «Managing Oneself» y cursos para directivos sobre liderazgo, desarrollo de competencias, gestión de relaciones y coaching. Es autor o coautor de 9 libros y más de 30 casos.

    Ha sido profesor visitante o ponente en universidades y escuelas de negocios de más de 20 países diferentes y en conferencias internacionales como el World Economic Forum. Ha impartido cursos para Enel, Compagnia di San Paolo, Banco di Napoli, Telecom Italia, Saint Gobain, The Arab Contractors, Egypt Telecom, BBVA, Banco de España, Enrst&Young, Hewlett Packard, PricewaterhouseCoopers y otras empresas.

    Es miembro del consejo del Istituto per la Cooperazione Universitaria (Roma), Harambee Foundation (Nairobi) y otras instituciones sin ánimo de lucro.

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    Professor of the Practice of Management de Dirección de Personas en las Organizaciones

  • Arthur C. Brooks is the William Henry Bloomberg Professor of the Practice of Public Leadership at the Harvard Kennedy School and Professor of Management Practice at the Harvard Business School. Before joining the Harvard faculty in July of 2019, he served for ten years as president of the Washington, D.C.-based American Enterprise Institute (AEI), one of the world's leading think tanks. 
    Brooks is the author of 11 books, including the national bestsellers "Love Your Enemies" (2019), "The Conservative Heart" (2015), and "The Road to Freedom" (2012). He is also a columnist for The Atlantic, host of the podcast "The Art of Happiness" and subject of the 2019 documentary film "The Pursuit" which Variety named as one of the "Best Documentaries on Netflix" in August 2019.
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    Prof. Arthur C. Brooks

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