Invited by Singapore Management University's Lee Kong Chain School of Business, Tara Kimbrell Cole, Synovations' CEO spoke at the Wee Kim Wee Centre's CEO Talks Series. The Wee Kim Wee Centre is tasked with promoting deeper understanding of the impact of cultural diversity on the business environment. Previous CEO speakers at the series have included among others Tony Fernandez (AirAsia), Steve Ballmer (Microsoft) and Jerry Yang(YaHoo).
The topic of Kimbrell Cole's presentation was: "Leadership: Becoming a Human Being", and the content responded to the question "How do we develop ourselves into genuine human beings capable of leading to the future of our highest potential?"
She explored the changing shape of leadership in the 21st Century and provided an introduction to the work of the MIT Presencing Institute and the Society of Organizational Learning and their significance for the evolving nature of sustainable business.
The talk was greeted with enthusiasm and appreciation by Dr Kirpal Singh, Director of the Centre, faculty and students.