HR Round Table & Book Club
Leadership in Turbulent Times
by Doris Kearns Goodwin
Facilitator - Dana Mayhew, MPA
Doris Kearns Goodwin,
Leadership in Turbulent Times by historian and international author Doris Kearns Goodwin is an examination of four presidents who took office in times of crisis - Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and Lyndon Johnson. Kearns portrays the historical essence of the times and brings these leaders to life in a manner that reads like a bestselling page turner. Her vital and thought-provoking examination of their leadership traits is a primer for our turbulent times and the leaders who run corporate American today.
Doris Helen Kearns Goodwin is an American biographer, historian, academic and political commentator. She has written biographies of several U.S. presidents, including Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream; The FitzGerald’s and the Kennedys: An American Saga; Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln; The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, Golden Age of Journalism; and Leadership in Turbulent Times.
6:30pm - 6:45pm - Check in & networking
6:45pm - 8:15pm - Book Discussion
8:15pm - 8:30pm - Wrap Up
Dana Mayhew created PIHRA Pasadena’s first book club in 2013. A life-long learner, she’s found that depth, breath and variety of the books the club offers has created a platform for HR thought leaders, employment lawyers, trainers, and psychologists in the greater San Gabriel Valley to exchange ideas and concepts.
Dana is an HR Consultant and the founder of TDC Consults. TDC Consults provides HR expertise to a variety of for profit and not for profit industries. A vibrant public speaker, Dana is a frequent trainer and speaker on leadership development, communications, and illegal harassment. She is a passionate about employee development and is certified in MBTI, DISC and several other personality assessment tools. Dana is the “go to” specialist on daily employee relations issues. An expert in state and federal employment laws, she helps her clients understand the potential challenges resulting from new and existing employment legislation. She is a member of PIHRA Pasadena where she holds numerous leadership positions. Dana teaches HR at UCLA Extension.
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