Youth Leadership

Program Title: Youth Leadership

Presenter: Medard Gabel

Length: 45 minutes - 1 hour

Availability: By Request

Audience: Grades 8-12

About the Program:
Questions addressed: What is leadership? What do leaders need to know? What role do youth have in the world? What are they capable of? How have youth in the past exercised leadership? Does real change come from any place other than from the youth of the world? How are youth leading today? What is responsible leadership? What forms of leadership are there? What are the traits, characteristics, and habits of leadership? How can you be an effective leader? What can you do? How can you do it?

About Presenter:
Medard Gabel has designed and delivered exciting, involving and interactive programs around the world for GM, IBM, Motorola and over thirty other Fortune 100 companies, as well as the UN, World Bank, U.S. Congress and other governments. He is the author of six highly praised books on global affairs, energy, food, and corporate enterprise. Mr. Gabel is CEO of BigPictureSmallWorld, a company that develops and delivers high impact educational programs on critical topics for event planners, corporations and organizations around the world. His other company, BigPicture Consulting, helps corporations meet real world needs in emerging markets in profitable ways.

To Book this, or any GEM program, please email cusimano@chc.edu or call 215-248-1150

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