Barry Strauss

Applying Lessons from Ancients to Modern Business Culture

Barry Strauss

Talk: Applying Lessons from Ancients to Modern Business Culture

Barry's talk examines the ways we can apply lessons from these ancient leaders to global, modern business culture. As in the past, success comes from creating new, disruptive paradigms - for the ancients, moves like cutting the Gordian knot or marching elephants over the Alps in the snow - to fully use resources and inspire teams.

Barry Strauss

Barry Strauss is a Hoover Institution fellow, Professor of History at Cornell University, acclaimed author, and sought after speaker on leadership topics including successful leaders, organizational performance and empowering team members.

Masters of Command: Alexander, Hannibal, Caesar, and the Genius of Leadership

The result of years of research, Masters of Command is based on surviving written documents and archeological evidence as well as the author’s travels in Italy, France, Greece, Turkey, and Tunisia in the footsteps of Alexander, Hannibal, and Caesar.

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