Good Leader, Bad Leader: What Makes the Difference?

Entrepreneurial Roundtable

November 6, 2010: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Join Al Ritter, nationally known leadership expert, and his team to learn key qualities of outstanding leaders through a hands-on learning and participation experience.


Gleacher Center
Sixth Floor
450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive
Chicago, Illinois

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Event Details

What are the qualities of good leaders? According to Al Ritter, the key attributes of a leader are very different from what most of us would expect. The outstanding leaders are: •Committed to developing positive relationships with those around them, and •Able to create a discipline to accomplish results In this seminar, Al and his team will help us to understand several of the key qualities of true leadership through interactive exercises. This seminar is thus not simply a classroom explanation of leadership but a hands-on learning and participation experience. You will learn leadership skills by participating and interacting with others.


Public $120 ($90 if register by Oct 30th) Chicago Booth alumni/students $95 ($65 if register by Oct. 30th)


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Deadline: 11/6/2010


8:30 AM-9:00 AM: Continental Breakfast Provided by Wolfgang Puck

9:00 AM-9:15 AM: Introduction

9:15 AM-10:30 AM: Overview of the Day, Domains of Leadership, and Relationships & Results

10:30 AM-10:35 AM: Break

10:35 AM-10:45 AM: The 100/0 Principle, Keys to Relationships, Listening Exercise

10:45 AM-12:00 PM: Taking Responsibility for Relationships, Responsibility Exercise, The Difficult Boss

12:00 PM-12:15 PM: Q&A

12:15 PM-1:00 PM: Lunch (Wolfgang Puck) & Networking

1:00 PM-2:00 PM: Discipline of Execution, Discussion, Clear and Coordinated Execution Exercise

2:00 PM-2:30 PM: Acknowledgement, Showing Gratitude, and Appreciation Exercise

2:30 PM-3:00 PM: Q&A, Wrap-Up

Speaker Profiles

Al Ritter (Speaker)

Al Ritter is a leadership coach, professional speaker and the author of two best-selling books on leadership. He has consulted for the past 22 years with thousands of business leaders. He formerly worked with Accenture where he was recognized as the firm's resident expert on leadership and team building. Al has his MBA from Dartmouth's Tuck School of Business.

Christina Dyer (Speaker)

Christina Dyer is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor who counsels leaders in both profit and nonprofit organizations, focusing on their improvement both personally and professionally.

Randy Roach (Speaker)

Randy Roach brings over 20 years of experience working as a change agent transforming organizations and enhancing individual leadership and team performance. She held senior level positions at two of the leading global consulting firms.


Bill Wentz, Class of 1988 
Roundtable Coordinator

Other Information

Breakfast & Lunch by Wolfgang Puck included