General John Allen: Lessons In Leadership
In this video, General John Allen, the former Commander of NATO and US Forces in Afghanistan and President of The Brookings Institution, shares takeaways from his time leading on the battlefield and in the boardroom. Listen as he shares the tools he used to build consensus, get ahead of change, and recognize greatness in his ranks.
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Retired Four-Star Marine Corps General
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General John Allen is one of the nation’s most legendary military leaders and most respected thought leaders on U.S.-global engagement. When President Obama created the appointment of special envoy for the Global Coalition to Counter ISIL, General Allen was the first American tapped to confront the Islamic State terror group. Widely hailed as a strategic thinker and a true battlefield leader, Gen. Allen is one of the nation’s foremost experts on the geopolitical relationships between U.S. and Asia and the Middle East. A unique combination of warrior and diplomat, Allen shares awe-inspiring stories of the challenges facing our nation, the keys to combating the enemy, and the leadership lessons that can be applied to today’s business environment.