Hall Leadership Lessons

Quarterly Lunch & Learns
Alumni Hall (Ross Auditorium)
Franklin University (Downtown Campus)
301 E. Rich St., Columbus, Ohio 43215
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

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The Hall Leadership Lessons program presents state-of-the-art leadership knowledge delivered quarterly in one-hour face-to-face sessions by local and regional leaders. These leaders focus on the skills and competencies needed by existing and upcoming leaders and managers for optimal effectiveness in the 21st century business environment. The session presenters share their years of expertise, experiences and knowledge with a focus on developing the leadership effectiveness of participants. All sessions are interactive, allowing attendees to pose questions and comments to the presenters. The program is held at Franklin University's Ross Auditorium in Alumni Hall at the university's downtown campus located in Columbus, Ohio, quarterly from 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. The university has free parking adjacent to Ross Auditorium for easy access to and from the sessions. Lunch is available for attendees; doors open at 11:30 a.m.

Upcoming Panel Discussion: Making the Most of Life - Thursday, August 23, 2018

Keynote Speaker: Raj Patel, President of Riverbend Wellness Programs of Powell, Ohio


Making the Most of Life® can serve as a guiding light for anyone who is ready to change, realize their full potential and find a path forward for achieving personal and business goals. The best and most plausible answers to the challenges of life are in the real lessons of life. Raj Patel has the unique experience of traveling to more than 65 countries on all seven continents. His interactions with people, around the globe and from all walks of life, have allowed him to validate and refine his perceptions of happy living. His worldly experience has culminated in the development of a proprietary program SADAA® (SADAA means Simple).

This program combines mind based systems to deal with daily challenges and Spiritual Concepts for coping with difficult times. The talk on Making the Most of Life®, integrated with the SADAA® program, focuses on the importance of small and sustainable steps in re-inventing the lifestyle for happier and stress-free living today, and every day. 

The event also includes lunch from Barry's Bagels, complimentary water/soda, and free parking. The cost is $10; all are welcome.  

11:30 a.m. - Open Networking with lunch
12:00 p.m. - Introduction of Speaker 
12:05 p.m. - Keynote Speaker Presentation
12:45 p.m. - Closing Announcements


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Suggest a session topic – speaker? Session questions?
Do you have a leadership topic you believe would be beneficial to see presented at the Hall Leadership Lessons series? Is there a leadership speaker you would recommend be one the series upcoming presenters? Do you have questions or comments about the Hall Leadership Sessions series? If so, please let us know, by e-mailing at leader@franklin.edu.

Our Mission 
Developing excellence in leadership through forums that share knowledge, perspectives and experiences.