Lessons from a Lifetime in the Pentagon

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Lessons from a Lifetime in the Pentagon


Former Secretary of Defense Ash Carter will demystify the Pentagon and shed light on all that happens inside one of the nation’s most iconic, and most closely guarded, buildings. Drawn from Carter’s thirty-six years of leadership experience in the D.O.D., his talk will help attendees understand the challenge of defending America in a dangerous world—and imparting a trove of incisive lessons that can guide leaders in any complex organization.

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Book Reading
Event Type: Session