Backstage with Michael Jr. and Sheila HeenPublished July 14, 2016
Have you ever wanted to be a fly on the wall – sitting in on the backstage conversations between the Global Leadership Summit faculty? Well, recently, Sheila Heen (GLS 2015) shared the story of her behind-the-scenes interactions with Michael Jr. (GLS 2013, 2014, 2015). One can only imagine what a quick-witted comedian would have to say to a Harvard expert on feedback. Click to find out . . .
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Sheila Heen has spent more than two decades teaching Negotiation at Harvard Law School, specializing in our most difficult conversations—where disagreements are strong, emotions run high and relationships become strained. Her firm, Triad Consulting, works with executive teams to strengthen their working relationships, work through tough conversations and make sound decisions together. Heen has applied her expertise across a diverse range of companies and cultures including Pixar, Hugo Boss, the NBA, the Federal Reserve Bank, AT&T, and many family businesses, as well as not-for-profits, the Singapore Supreme Court and the Obama White House. She has written two New York Times bestsellers, Difficult Conversations: How to Discuss What Matters Most, and Thanks for the Feedback: The Science and Art of Receiving Feedback Well.