Dr. Nido Qubein’s own life story provides plenty of examples for his theme of managing change to achieve transformation. After growing up in the Middle East, he came to the United States as a teenager with little money or knowledge of English, yet he rose to become a successful businessman, entrepreneur, professional speaker, and leader in higher education. Since 2005, he has served as president of High Point University in North Carolina (which has a PA program), where he has overseen an impressive transformation, including a three-fold increase in faculty and students, raising more than $1 billion for investments in new buildings and facilities. He has received dozens of awards for his philanthropic and community work and been profiled on the Biography Channel. Watch him talk about his presentation in the video below.
From Success to Significance
Change is an eternal concept, and organizations must be able to firmly grasp the reins of change if they are to ride it to a successful future. Changing behavior can be challenging, though, even threatening. High Point University President Nido Qubein will take you on a journey through successful change, using examples from his careers as a business leader, corporate executive, public speaker, and university president. He will help make the idea of change both enlightening and appealing — and may provide the spark to transform yourself.