Leadership broadcast available in Benson

March 14, 2014 

Community and business leaders can access the knowledge and experience of world-renowned leaders by attending LeadercastJohnston County at the Benson Conference Center in Benson May 9.

Sponsored by Johnston Community College and the Town of Benson, the Leadercast event is broadcast live from Atlanta, Ga. to hundreds of sites around the world, including Benson. This year’s speaker lineup includes:

•  Andy Stanley, Leadership author and communicator.

•  Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Nobel laureate & human rights activist live from Cape Town, South Africa.

•  Malcolm Gladwell, Journalist and best-selling author of The Tipping Point and Outliers.

•  Randall Wallace, Screenwriter, director, producer & songwriter ( Braveheart, Secretariat).

•  Bill McDermott, CEO of SAP.

•  Laura Schroff, Former ad sale executive and best-selling author of An Invisible Thread.

•  Dr. Henry Cloud, Clinical psychologist and leadership consultant.

•  Simon Sinek, Best-selling author of Start with Why and leadership expert.

•  Laura Bush, former First Lady of the United States (2001-2009) via exclusive video interview.

Last year, over 100,000 leaders from 14 countries attended Leadercast. Now, in its 15th year, this full day, experiential conference is on track to reach its largest audience to date.

“Leadercast is an annual investment that I make in my personal and professional development,” says three-time Leadercast participant Leslie VanHoy, grants director at JCC. “The day spent in the audience of some of the world’s best leaders provides a year’s worth of inspiration and resources.”

Leadercast is being offered by JCC as part of the College’s Corporate Solutions schedule of professional development training opportunities. This year’s Leadercast theme – Beyond You – challenges leaders to focus outward rather than inward.

For more information about Leadercast, visit leadercast.com. For local ticketing information, call 919-209-2591.

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