AFP Executive Breakfast


Leadership From the Board Room to the Oval Office

Drawing on his years studying leadership, NBC News Presidential Historian and New York Times Columnist, Michael Beschloss shares revealing leadership secrets and some of the most lethal mistakes made by Presidents and other towering figures in history. Treasury and finance executives walk away with key elements that make up an impactful leader as Beschloss shares stories, invaluable lessons learned, and insights on how we can apply the best from pivotal leadership moments to our own lives and organizations.


Michael Beschloss

Presidential Historian, NBC News and PBS NewsHour
Columnist, New York Times

Michael Beschloss is an award-winning historian, best-selling author of nine books, New York Times columnist and Emmy-winning contributor to NBC News and the PBS NewsHour. He serves as the NBC News presidential historian and in 2005, won an “Emmy Award” for his role in creating the Discovery Channel series "Decisions that Shook the World", of which he was the host. He writes a bi-monthly column for the Sunday Business section of the New York Times. He is a trustee of the White House Historical Association and the National Archives Foundation, and is a former trustee of the Thomas Jefferson Foundation.

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