On Wednesday, April 16, 2014, Peer Learning Network (PLN) will host Harvard Business School Professor Dr. Clayton Christensen at the Jim Thorpe Event Center in Oklahoma City from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
In a poll of thousands of executives, consultants and business school professors, Christensen was named as the most influential business thinker in the world. He is regarded as one of the world’s top experts on innovation and growth.
Dr. Clayton Christensen
Christensen is the best-selling author of nine books and more than a hundred articles. His first book, The Innovator's Dilemma received the Global Business Book Award as the best business book of the year (1997); and in 2011 the Economist named it as one of the six most important books about business ever written. Five times he has received the McKinsey Award, given to the two best articles published in the Harvard Business Review each year; and has received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Tribeca Films Festival (2010). He has been featured twice (1998 and 2011) as the cover story in Forbes Magazine.
Registration is available online at PLN Registration Clayton Christensen until the deadline date of Friday, April 11, 2014.
The Peer Learning Network (PLN), established by Southern Nazarene University in 1995 and facilitated by the Zig Ziglar Center for Ethical Leadership, brings together the CEO and leadership teams of Oklahoma based companies who have committed to be Major Partners with The Peer Learning Network.
Southern Nazarene University founded in 1899, has a mission is to transform lives through higher education in a Christ-centered community. As a Christian community of scholars, we model the hospitality of grace, the pursuit of truth and the practice of discipleship, all within the Wesleyan-holiness tradition, as we prepare graduates who THINK with clarity, ACT with integrity and SERVE with purpose.
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by Eunice Trent