Butler to Offer Leadership Workshop Oct. 21 Featuring Brad Stevens

Butler University is hosting a workshop on values-based leadership Oct. 21. Here is the agenda for the event, and you can register here:

The topic of Values-based Leadership is one that by its nature invites personal reflection as well as an exploration of values and culture in the broader organization. This day-long workshop will provide opportunities for active discussion, stimulating presentations and observation of The Butler Way at work during basketball practice. This highly interactive day will include the following:

  • Welcome by Butler’s incoming President, James Danko. President Danko has a strong personal and professional interest in values-based Leadership.
  • Facilitated table discussions regarding leadership values. This will include self-reflection as well as guided discussions of team and organization values and culture that impact performance.
  • Discussion of our core values and beliefs as leaders.
  • A summary of leadership research and its impact on organization performance.
  • A framework for values-based Leadership, organization values, culture and performance.
  • Real world examples of values-based Leadership including a local business example.
  • The roots and evolution of The Butler Way: it encompasses more than basketball.
  • The Butler Way at work in the University’s sports programs, especially basketball.
  • The opportunity to watch the men’s basketball team in a live practice session.