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Center for Positive Organizations
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Adam Grant
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Ann Arbor Events
701 Tappan Ave
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Positive Links Speaker Series
Originals: How non-conformists move the world
Adam Grant

January 11, 2017
4:00-5:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public; reception to follow.

Michigan Ross Campus
Ross Building
701 Tappan
Robertson Auditorium
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1234

Positive Links:

Gain inspiring and practical research-based strategies for building organizations that are high performing and bring out the best in people. Learn from leading positive organizational scholars and connect with our community of academics, students, staff, and leaders.

Positive Links sessions take place at Michigan Ross, and are free and open to the public.

About Grant:

Adam Grant is Wharton’s top-rated professor and a New York Times writer on work and psychology. He has been recognized as one of the world's 25 most influential management thinkers, Fortune's 40 under 40, and the 100 most creative people in business. Previously, he was a record-setting advertising director, a junior Olympic springboard diver, and a professional magician.

Grant is the author of two New York Times bestselling books translated into 35 languages. Originals explores how individuals champion new ideas and leaders fight groupthink and Give and Take examines why helping others drives our success.

Watch Grant’s TED talk with over 4 million views: “The surprising habits of original thinkers.”

Hosted by:

Jane Dutton, co-founder of the Center for Positive Organizations; Robert L. Kahn Distinguished University Professor of Business Administration and Psychology


The Center for Positive Organizations thanks University of Michigan Learning & Professional Development, Sanger Leadership Center, Tauber Institute for Global Operations, Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies, and Diane and Paul Jones (MBA ‘75), for their support of the 2016-17 Positive Links Speaker Series.

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