Failure and How Successful Leaders Put It to Work
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Andersen Auditorium, Haas School of Business
Attend the Berkeley Entrepreneurs Forum and get a sneak peak at what promises to be one of the top business books of 2015!
The Other F Word will expand your view of failure by offering a process for harnessing lessons learned to improve future outcomes. Haas faculty and Lester Center Senior Fellows Mark Coopersmith and John Danner have combined their years of experience as senior-level executives, advisors and thought leaders in their upcoming book. Get a preview at the Berkeley Entrepreneurs Forum on Feb. 12. You’ll walk away with strategies you can start employing immediately and will never look at failure the same way again!
JOHN DANNER is a management consultant, professor, and entrepreneur. He advises global enterprises and emerging ventures, and anchors international executive education programs. He teaches innovation, entrepreneurship, strategy, and leadership at the University of California Berkeley and Princeton University; and conceived the idea for TED University. A frequent keynote speaker at conferences on five continents, he and his wife live in Berkeley, CA and New York City.
MARK COOPERSMITH is a corporate executive, entrepreneur, strategic advisor, and professor. A Senior Fellow at UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business, he teaches innovation, entrepreneurship, and leadership to students and executives from around the world. He has built and run global businesses for Sony and Newell Rubbermaid, has launched successful Silicon Valley startups, and speaks frequently to international audiences. He and his family live in Tiburon, CA.