Tuesday, September 13, 2016

“Common Sense Wisdom"? - author reading with Pepper de Callier

“Common Sense Wisdom

September 13, 2016
Tuesday from 18:00 to 20:00

Entrance fee: Free

Hans Weber

Hans Weber

Anglo-American University

Anglo-American University - Prague, Czech Republic

Letenská 120/5, Malá Strana, 118 00 Praha-Praha 1, Česká republika


Pepper de Callier

Pepper de Callier

Pepper de Callier is a bestselling author of three books on leadership and personal development, newspaper columnist, senior-executive coach, and Founder and Executive Director of Prague Leadership Institute. He was voted Top Corporate Leadership Coach in Europe—2015 by London-based AI Media. Pepper has devoted his career to understanding, counseling, and coaching leaders globally. Formerly a partner at two of the most respected executive search and consulting firms in the world, Spencer Stuart and Heidrick & Struggles, Pepper has advised executives in Asia, North America, and Europe at Microsoft, Japan Energy, Emerson Corporation, Boeing, Ericsson, SAIC, Sempra Energy, Hitachi, Home Credit Group, Oki Semiconductor Company, General Electric, SABMiller, Telefonica O2, Sanofi, Deutsche Telekom, UniCredit Bank, Merck, Penta Investments, TV Nova, Vodafone, Ceska sporitelna, Imperial Tobacco, Johnson & Johnson, Heineken, Nokia, BXR Group, RaiffeisenBank, DHL, EuroFarms, Office Depot, Warburg Pincus, Grayling, Slovak Telekom, McKinsey & Co., and Young Presidents Organization, among many others. Pepper is also deeply involved in the development of future leaders. He is a Founder and Member of the Supervisory Board of Aspen Institute Prague. He assisted in the design and launch of, as well as being a mentor in, the Odyssey Program for the Vodafone Foundation, a mentoring program for women executives. Pepper assisted in the formation of Manageria, a Slovak NGO, focusing on the development of ethical, holistic business leaders. Pepper is also a member of the Shareholders Advisory Board of Economia a.s., the most prominent publisher of business and economic news in the Czech Republic. In addition, he serves as Chair of the Supervisory Board of The Bakala Foundation, which provides scholarships for Czech citizens to the finest universities in the world. Pepper also serves as Chair of the Board of Trustees of The Lobkowicz Collection, an organization dedicated to preserving, protecting, and sharing with the public the magnificent art, artifacts and buildings returned to the Lobkowicz family in restitution after the Velvet Revolution of 1989 in Czechoslovakia. Previously, he served as President of the National Association of General Agents for the Philadelphia Life Insurance Company, Board Member of the William Elliott Education Foundation, member of the Arizona Academy and the University of Arizona Foundation and Guest Lecturer and member of the Advisory Board of the College of Business at California State University San Marcos and Guest Lecturer at The Prague School of Economics and The London Business School. Pepper’s books include the Common Sense Wisdom trilogy: Common Sense Wisdom: Being Your Own Career and Life Coach Common Sense Wisdom Volume II: The Unwritten Resume Common Sense Wisdom Volume III: The Physics of Life Prague, Czech Republic http://cz.linkedin.com/in/pepperdecallier

18:00-18:30 - Networking
18:30-19:00 - Presentation by Pepper de Callier
19:00-20:00 - Discussion with the author

Price: FREE OF CHARGE - register at info@pragueconnect.cz (max 50 spots available).

AFTERWARDS dinner with the author:
20:30-22:00 - Dinner with the author in Hotel Marriott
Price: CZK 1.500,-- (incl. 3-course dinner, wine, non alcoholic drinks and coffee) - register at info@pragueconnect.cz (max 10 spots available).

Info about the author:
Voted “Best Corporate Leadership Coach Europe—2015 by U.K. based Corporate Vision, Pepper de Callier is one of the most respected senior executive coaches and authorities on leadership in Europe. A frequent speaker at international conferences on topics of personal and career development, Pepper will read some selected passages from his books and have an open discussion with the audience. You can learn more about Pepperat www.pragueleadershipinstitute.com.

Info about books:
Pepper wrote the Common Sense Wisdom trilogy as a way to share more than 35 years’ experience in coaching people from all walks of life on issues relating to personal, career, and leadership development. The print version of his books are bestsellers and have been read by people around the world. Now, they have been published in audio, narrated by Pepper, and can be found at www.audible.com.

Date & Time: Tuesday 13th of September, 18:00
Location: Anglo American University (AAU), Letenska 120/5, 118 00 Praha 1 – Malá Strana

For this event please register at info@pragueconnect.cz (max 50 spots available).