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Lear, Sears, and the Eight Leadership Traps

  • Santa Fe Woman’s Club 1616 Old Pecos Trail Santa Fe, NM, 87505 United States (map)

Lear, Sears, and the Eight Leadership Traps, with Jocelyn Davis

There are eight big traps for leaders. King Lear stumbles into them all.

Today, we can look at companies from Sears to J. C. Penney to Wells Fargo and see executives making the same mistakes. What can today’s leaders learn from Shakespeare's most tangled-up king—and why do these lessons come so hard?

Jocelyn Davis ( is an international leadership author and consultant. Her latest book, The Greats on Leadership, offers 25 centuries of leadership wisdom from history's masterminds: Shakespeare to Churchill, Machiavelli to Melville, Jane Austen to C. G. Jung, and many more.

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