Leadership: Bruce Rosenstein: Create Your Future the Peter Drucker Way

Washington, DC

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Bruce Rosenstein: Create Your Future the Peter Drucker Way

George Washington University
Gelman Library
February 27, 2014
7th floor
2130 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20052 (Metro Foggy Bottom)


Join  Bruce Rosenstein, Managing Editor of Leader to Leader and author
of the new McGraw-Hill book Create Your Future the Peter Drucker Way:
Developing and Applying a Forward Focused Mindset, for the
presentation Create Your Future the Peter Drucker Way: A Leadership

Bruce's presentation will focus on:

1.      How to create a future-focused mindset (Build a better
tomorrow by taking steps today)

2.      Determining the future that has already happened (Look for
clues in the past to forecast the future)

3.      Becoming your own successor (Keep yourself  in demand and in
control of your destiny)

4.      Shaping the future of your organization (Go beyond the
planning stage and create real change)

5.      Building your future beyond your current workplace (Identify
key challenges & opportunities in all areas of life)

Bruce will focus on how current and aspiring leaders can work toward a
better tomorrow individually, organizationally and for their
professions. His talk will hold great relevance for knowledge workers
in business, nonprofits, government and academia.

There will be a book signing after the presentation.

The future is too important to be left to chance; participate in this
important event as you create your own future!

Bruce Rosenstein

Bruce Rosenstein is Managing Editor of Leader to Leader, a publication
of The Frances Hesselbein Leadership Institute (formerly the Leader to
Leader Institute  and earlier the Peter F. Drucker Foundation for
Nonprofit Management), and Jossey-Bass.

He is the author of Create Your Future the Peter Drucker Way,
published by McGraw-Hill in November, 2013 and Living in More Than One
World: How Peter Drucker's Wisdom Can Inspire and Transform Your Life
(Berrett-Koehler, 2009).

He worked for USA TODAY newspaper for 21 years, until late 2008, as a
librarian and during the final 12 years, also as a writer about
business and management books for the Money section.

Since 1996, he has taught the Special Libraries/Information Centers
course at The Catholic University of America. The Special Libraries
Association/SLA announced in June 2012 that he was one of two
recipients of the 2012 Rose L. Vormelker Award for "dedication to
mentoring, outstanding instruction in graduate school settings, and
their own professional achievements."

He has studied Drucker's work for more than twenty five years. He
wrote extensively about Drucker for more than a decade, for USA TODAY
and elsewhere, before the publication of his first book. He conducted
one of the last interviews with Drucker, seven months before his
death, in 2005. In 2001-2002, he wrote a column about Drucker for the
SLA publication, Information Outlook. Besides USA TODAY and
Information Outlook, he has written for such publications as Leader to
Leader, Leadership Excellence, GAMA International Journal, American
Executive,  Library Journal, and ONLINE.

He has a BA from The American University, and a MSLS from The Catholic
University of America's School of Library and Information Science, and
is based in Rockville, Md. His website is www.brucerosenstein.com