Master of Leadership Development (MLD)
Leadership in Action Series

Leadership Awakenings: Is There a Leader in You?

Tuesday, March 26, 5:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Musser Auditorium, The Conference Center at Penn State Great Valley

Light refreshments will be served.
Preregistration is recommended. Register online.

Join William A. Gentry, Ph.D., enterprise associate/research scientist at the Center for Creative Leadership (, John J. Sosik, Ph.D., professor of management and organization and MLD professor-in-charge, and MLD students and alumni to learn more about the enhancers and detractors of leadership development. The event will feature research and best practices for harnessing 360-degree feedback and training to develop self-awareness of leadership behaviors linked to the highest levels of individual, team, and organizational performance. Discussions will include how students and alumni of the MLD program have used these practices to promote positive change in their organizations and life.

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5:30 - 6:00 p.m. Light Refreshments and Networking
6:00 - 6:10 p.m. Welcome and Overview (Wallace Jones)
6:10 - 6:45 p.m. Hang onto your ego
John J. Sosik, Ph.D., professor-in-charge, MLD program
6:45 - 7:30 p.m. 360-degree assessment at CCL
William Gentry, Ph.D.
7:30 - 8:00 p.m. Q&A panel discussion