To create the center of excellence for the development of high performance 21st century leaders
To maximize the bottom-line effectiveness of leaders in a fact-based learning environment that inspires growth and nurtures the conversion of knowledge into common-sense wisdom using the The Human Element of Leadership.
The Human Element of Leadership
At senior levels of management, cognitive intelligence and technical expertise have become commodities--essential threshold abilities and competencies needed just to enter the senior ranks. Exhaustive research shows, however, that a high level of cognitive intelligence alone is neither a predictor of top performance nor of the ability to lead effectively. Exceptional performance, especially at this level, requires well developed emotional, social and contextual intelligence skills, which collectively are The Human Element of Leadership.
His Holiness The Dalai Lama with Pepper's most recent book, Common Sense Wisdom: The Physics of Life
Pepper at the Aspen Young Leaders Retreat 2015
For more information: http://www.aspeninstitute.cz/en/news/aspen-young-leaders-program-2015/